“Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.” Dale Carnegie
High achievers or those who tend to succeed most in life are often perceived as bold and fearless go-getters. Some people mistakenly believe that boldness with complete lack of fear. But nothing could be farther from the truth. It is not that they do not get scared at all. It is more like making a conscious choice to move forward regardless of the risks and uncertainties they face. If you are curious about which overcoming fear book you can read to get some really great and ideas and insights, here are a just a few of the best ones you can choose from.
The Checklist Manifesto: How To Get Things Right by Atul Gawande
You may think you have it all planned, but even the best plans amount to nothing if you cannot follow-through. In The Checklist Manifesto, author Atul Gawande shares insights into the importance of building a checklist to do things properly. Whether it is for work or in everyday life, this book takes a look at how creating a checklist can lead to significant improvements.
The Confidence Gap: From Fear to Freedom by Russ Harris
Fear can be paralyzing. But it is a natural part of life. So how can you deal with it more effectively? The Confidence Gap offers ideas on how to deal with feelings of insecurity or lack of self-confidence — and it has nothing to do with simply “getting over it”.
The Magic of Thinking Big by David J. Schwartz
Why think small when you can go big? In this book, David J. Schwartz shares ideas that can change the way you view opportunities and possibilities. Whether you are thinking of ways on how to overcome the fear of failure or how to turn adversities and failures into stepping stones for success, The Magic of Thinking Big has plenty of great ideas for you.