Inspired a bit by a quote I read by Richard Branson….
“If someone offers you an amazing opportunity and you’re not sure you can do it, say yes—then learn how to do it later.”
Say yes, and then figure it out. I love it, what a great attitude! Often times I feel that amazing opportunities either pass us up or we consciously pass up because we are afraid. Now many of you would say, I am not afraid, well here is how fear sows up: fear in the form of reluctance, fear in the form of lack of faith in self or your support network, fear of being ridiculed or lose position, fear of failure.
Be not afraid. The world is ours to conquer and by going out and taking new opportunities you may discover new strengths or new paths that will ultimately lead you to greater heights or exposed to talents that lay dormant.
So what do you do if do say yes and you are in over your head? Here are a three tips: