Do you ever find yourself overthinking a decision? Especially the one where the stakes are high? Where the risks of feeling vulnerable and failure are high? I know that I have a habit of overthinking and so do many of my coaching clients! We overthink to make sure the outcome is perfect or so we tell ourselves. It's a cycle that leaves us feeling stuck and rarely feeling productive.
The best solution to overthinking is to take action.
Taking action is a powerful tool that creates forward momentum,
and forward momentum is the only way to make progress, to succeed or fail, and gather precious learning.
Seth Godin said it best:
"The only choice we have is to begin. And the only place to begin is where we are.
So let's not overthink this one: what do you want to begin today?