Being afraid at
some point in one’s career is normal. Whether it’s in applying to a job, accepting a job, starting a new job, having a new boss, changing departments or simply within normal daily interactions with others, there are many fears that one can have.
Let’s agree some workplaces are definitely scarier than others. There are many different industries in Corporate America and many different companies in any given industry. Each company has its own culture and each culture has its own nuances that can cause fear. Below is a fairly exhaustive list of people, places, events or situations that one may be afraid of or have a sense of fear for at some time throughout his or her career. Read through the list and comment below if you’ve experienced any of these fears and how you were able to overcome. If you have additional ideas to add to the list comment below.