How to Overcome the Fear of Failure like Spanx Founder Sara Blakely

I must confess, I know nothing about Spanx (I asked my wife if Spanx and Spandex are the same. They are not). I just came by her story from “The Power of Moments” by Chip and Dan Heath and thought her story was interesting, inspirational, and somewhat hilarious.

Everyone can learn something from Sara Blakely, especially on how to overcome the fear of failure. If you think about it, a lot of people get stopped in their tracks because of fear.




Read short and uplifting articles here to help you shift your thought, so you can see real change in your life and health.

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