03/27/2014 11:35 am ET Updated Mar 27, 2014

Why You Don't Have To Be A Risk-Taker To Be Successful

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As a certainty-driven kind of girl, I’ve always admired people who are totally comfortable taking running, uninhibited leaps off the edges of (metaphorical) cliffs, excited to throw themselves into the deep waters of the unknown — new businesses, new relationships, new countries.

My decision-making process has always been a little more, um, involved.

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