With three months to the end of this year. Are there goals you had hoped to achieve? Research tells us that perseverance is the key to success. So, how do you recapture your focus to reach your goals? To find value in what you do. Let’s start with your goal. You have a good plan. There are many temptations to give up. But, consider the most successful sports people or entrepreneurs. They got to where they are now because they learnt how to develop perseverance.
How do you persevere. When you stressed, feeling down or things aren’t going well? The components to being successful are…
1| Keep going
Unexpected challenges come. Things take time. Not everything goes to plan. You have the choice to lay the foundation. Are you going to choose excuses or actions?
2| Have a strong will
Remain optimistic. Don’t let failure stop you. Failure helps you learn from your mistakes. You gain more insight for the next time. Turn your setbacks into opportunities. To stubbornly persist.
3| Think ahead of your next step
There is a difference between being complacent. And procrastinating. Improve your consistency. You don’t need to reinvent the wheel every time you begin a new task.
4| Take time out
When obstacles arise and you struggling to overcome them. Take sufficient time to enjoy life. You deserve a rest too. Great ideas and creative solutions come in the moments you stop giving yourself a hard time and simply take a break.
5| Work hard
Ignite the flame of enthusiasm to boost success. Think of what you love and believe in. Then with determination and strength. Take that step now. And keep that persistent walk in the direction towards your goals.
Think of one positive thing you have done today. What impact will that leave for tomorrow? What is your resolution to success?
‘Don’t be discouraged. It’s often the last key in the bunch that opens the lock.’ Author Unknown
Committed and persistent work pays off; [Proverbs 28:15]