Yes, it makes sense that you feel insecure when you are met with an opportunity to grow. It can be tough to identify what this fear actually is and whether it’s hindering your ability to take action or not. You can experience what Tony Robbins calls “directive fear” which helps you reach your goals or it can be intuition telling you to run the other way.
A great way to tell the difference is if you sit down and really analyze your feelings. Picture yourself after you make the decision. Are you excited? Empowered? Happy? This is directive fear. Do you feel a sense of dread or limitation? This is likely your intuition warning you not to proceed.
Before any major decision in your life, make sure you pause and understand your feelings. Make sure you notice the first things that your mind and body blurt out. It might surprise you! You can read the original article here.