By John Sonmez January 23, 2014

Do You Suffer From Fear of Failure?

I didn't think I had a fear of failure anymore.  I thought I had conquered that beast long ago, but I was wrong– I just had buried it deep.

Fear of failure is something many people have and aren't aware of, but it can really hold you back– if you let it.

In this video, I talk about my own fear of failure and how I overcame it and give some advice for overcoming your own fears.

Remember, courage isn't the lack of fear, but instead, action in spite of fear.

 

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About the author

John Sonmez

John Sonmez is the founder of Simple Programmer and a life coach for software developers. He is the best selling author of the book "Soft Skills: The Software Developer's Life Manual."