Changing Fear to Fun – The Key

Many people have fears. I show that here as the Fear of Change from my Square Wheels illustrations on workplace improvement.

Wave of Change Fear red


They are afraid of what the Wave of Change will do TO them. You can find a short post on managing stress at my blog here.

It is how we perceive the change and our thoughts related to skills and abilities that makes the real difference. Consider what the differences might be in the above and in the illustration below:

Wave of Change Fun green

What is the REAL difference? One might be the feeling of control of the environment. Another might be some previous experience and even some practice with the environmental issues.

Have Fun with Change. Step back and look at the reality of the challenges and your skill levels.

For a good article on high performance flow and skill versus challenges, read this article on High Performance Teams.


For the FUN of It!

image of the Square Wheels Guy, Dr. Scott Simmerman


Dr. Scott Simmerman is a designer of team building games and organization improvement tools. Managing Partner of Performance Management Company since 1984, he is an experienced presenter and consultant.

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