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Why Imperfect Action Is Better Than Perfection

If you are waiting for fear to subside before you act, you will never move. The fear doesn't subside until you move. Only action beats fear.

Remember a time when you woke up in the middle of the night because of a nightmare or a strange noise you heard, and you were absolutely paralyzed? You literally couldn't move a muscle. You couldn't even speak, let alone reach over and turn on the lamp.

If you laid there waiting until the fear passed, it may have gone on indefinitely. But once you...

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How Military Women Overcome Fear

During basic training in the Navy, recruits are required to jump off a 32-foot platform into a deep swimming pool. To put that in perspective, that’s about the height of a 3-story building. They read about it, watch videos, observe others do it, and pace back and forth on the diving board.

But they can only learn to jump by stepping off the platform.

More advanced training lies ahead.

For some, it means escaping from an underwater helicopter simulator while upside-down and strapped to...

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