If you’re a millennial who have lived at least 20 years of your life, you know that it is not easy. Not everything is handed to you on a silver platter and sometimes, things don’t work out the way you planned them to be. And at times, it takes a leap of faith to change your life for the better. But taking that leap is not easy, whether it involves a career change or stepping out of one’s comfort zone. Eight women, who are also our CLEO Change Makers 2019, know best because they have taken that leap. Trying to get out of a rut and don’t know how to take that first step? Here are their advice.

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Adulting can be difficult. We get it. We hope you find the following stories helpful: How to deal with insecurity and other stressful situations, like the loss of a loved one4 bad habits you need to work on today5 easy ways to mindfully de-stress.