comfort zone

5 Simple Rules for Living and Leading

by Alli Polin on November 7, 2017

As I drove slowly down the street, through the neighborhood, on my way home, I saw a woman who I assumed was walking her dog up ahead. She stood motionless, silent, and looked like she was waiting. As I neared, she walked away, no dog in tow. 

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Are You Willing to Enter the Discomfort Zone?

by Alli Polin on April 5, 2016

discomfort zone

What does it take for you to get over your self-consciousness and let go? Do you stay in your shell or are you willing to poke out your head if the price is right? CONTINUE READING

The comfort zone is not your enemy

Seems like everyone and their grandmother writes about why you need to break out of your comfort zone. Heck, I’ve written about it more than a time or two. It’s as if there is a cult of personal development and leadership bloggers proselytizing the evils of the comfort zone. Even worse, if you dare stay within your comfort zone, you might as well shrivel up and blow away into irrelevance now. Sounds like fun, right?

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