Thursday, August 13

Tag: comfort-zones

WHY FEAR INTROSPECTION?
Business

WHY FEAR INTROSPECTION?

It is intriguing to see that we carry with us so much fear at all times. I do not mean just individuals, but institutions like the market-place, the media industry. In fact, all our industries and institutions are infected with fear. What is most amusing about fear is that it is often more rampant in the most unexpected places. Fear does play an important role in our life, and it is a human need, a very basic human need. We experience fear when we feel that our safety and security is under threat. Often this threat is perceived and not realistic; we indulge in fear of the unknown. We fret so much over the consequences of the unknown that often we opt to retreat rather than to take risks. This fear of the unknown can be more easily observed in younger children, in infants, who hold the des...