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Are you looking to stay in your comfort zone or do you have a desire for change?

Ortega_Pittman ‎01-29-2014 09:23 AM - edited ‎12-05-2015 08:55 PM

Are you someone who stays in your comfort zone?  Do you have any idea of why you restrict yourself within that zone and not venture out?  According to PandaWhale, the magic happens outside of your comfort zone. I totally agree with this. Don’t you want to know what lies just outside “your wall of safety”?


When you stretch and expand you learn what you are capable of. It’s a great feeling when you overcome a challenge or expection that you initially didn’t think you could conquer.  You can have this victory professionally with your enterprises too.


When I looked at the PandaWhale image I thought of startups, established IT and business executives. It is amazing that organizations at different maturity levels can all face the same dilemma when it comes to comfort vs. the desire for change.


Our fear of change in business sometimes causes us to hesitate in our actions.  This hesitation can be the result of some of these realities:


  • Lacking the confidence to deliver
  • Not knowing how to go about selecting a partner who can help you
  • Fear of failing


HP can help make stepping outside your comfort zone a more secure experience. We help mitigate any feelings of what Bob Proctor, entrepreneurial millionaire, describes as the terror zone. The terror zone is the imaginary barrier that always seems to appear at the critical point where we would step out ahead of peers or competitors, but fear causes us to stop short.  With HP Cloud you can access the cloud enterprises rely on to achieve their goals.


As you forge ahead with developing and running your business, you  have a variety of ways to access the power of HP Cloud. Our portfolio offers a broad spectrum of on-ramps allowing you to consider cloud solutions for your business needs.   Learn more about which deployment model is best for you here. 

It is time to take that first step out of your comfort zone.


If you have any questions about how to approach your next level feel free to reach out to me in the comments section below and stay connected with me at @OrtegaPittman

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Ortega has been working for HP for 7 years across their Global Marketing organization. "Tega" is an HP Cloud Senior Marketing leader accelerating messaging around HP Cloud Solutions. Her professional passions range from but are not limited to: globalized messaging on cloud solutions, learning from, interacting with, & influencing enterprise executives in their IT & business model investment strategies. Tega enjoys sharing her social media voice, global network experience, and innovative thoughts. In addition, she keeps her followers connected on world events, industry trends, & global demands that impact the need for technology solutions. Her professional passion stems in outreach to decision makers from startups to enterprise who want to change the world. Tega offers inspiration to her followers that they embrace becoming or comtinue to expand as "forward thinkers". Let's do this! Your enterprise is counting on you.

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