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Knowing your barriers to success

Sometimes, the barriers in front of us are self created. Watch Sonya Barlow explain.

Sometimes, the barriers in front of us are self created. We have defined the outcome before even applying to that job we secretly want. It is important, every now and then, to check in with the cages that we’ve built within ourselves, and to start to notice the framework in which you are holding yourself back.

In this video, Sonya talks about our relationship with sabotage, failure and making mistakes, and offers a new perspective.

Once you have watched the video, why not share your own thoughts on what you are discovering as your own barriers to success in the comments?

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