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Dec 31, 2016 11:25 AM EST

Welcome 2017 With Risks You Should Finally Take And Have The Best New Year Of Your Life

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If there is one thing you can never get back in this world, it's time. And the clock is ticking. Now that a brand new year is just around the corner, maybe it's also about time to think about some worthwhile yet smart risks you should take in 2017.

Say what's on your mind

It's about time to stop hesitating. Holding your tongue when you feel like voicing out may render you discreet but saying what you feel can be very therapeutic. When you speak your mind, you will experience a sense of freedom and relief so long as you make sure it's done tactfully.

Apologize for a huge mistake you made

Everybody commits mistakes, we all screw up, and whether we admit it or not, we hurt people though our words and actions. There are times when we feel so embarrassed and too ashamed to say sorry and instead choose to stay away and avoid the situation. But you can't keep on running forever. Step up and apologize. You may not be getting the most pleasant response but it can be the only way to save a broken relationship. And you will never know what you can save, until you take that risk.

Face one of your worst fears

This is a bit challenging because you can't always be brave. Every person has that one thing they're scared of,scared to face, and are scared to do. If you have that one thing in your life you haven't tried doing yet, now is the best time. Don't let your fear get you paralyzed. Yes you will feel afraid but choose to do it anyway because it is not that bad as you have imagined at all.

Let go of your fear of failure

If you fear failure, you are letting it get in the way of your success. The road to success is not smooth and pleasant. Failures are inevitable. What matters is how you learn from these mistakes and failures instead of allowing them to discourage you.

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