Find any and every opportunity you can get your hands on to push yourself beyond your comfort zone.
This is something that I’ve recently started doing. I have a tendency to stay in my lane a little too much, and I have found it makes me stagnate and my designs start to feel stale.
So, to remedy this, I have been doing the daily Adobe Challenges in all three categories to sharpen my skills and push my creativity. I also sign up for every free class I can find. Some sites I've explored are Skillcrush (where I got my start) School of Motion, Udemy or Skillshare whenever I can find them. Design is a constantly evolving discipline; to stay current, you have to keep pushing yourself.
Here are some examples of recent projects I’ve worked on: