Perseverance is often the difference between failure and success. Once you accept that hard work and determination are the cornerstone of all significant achievements, you will be on the way to attaining your goals.
If you have been on the same path several times without achieving the result you seek, it’s a good idea to take time to assess the factors that are not working. This will help you determine if you need to persevere down a different path towards that goal.
Regardless of how exciting your goal may be, from time to time you may become discouraged when things don’t seem to go as planned. This is why it is important to motivate yourself on a regular basis. Remind yourself of why you chose this goal and what long-term success it will help you achieve. Keep your eye on the prize.
Perseverance is a skill that we all must develop for continuous success. You may not necessarily achieve your goals in the time you envision, but that is why having this skill is so important – keep pushing, keep trying, and don’t give in to frustration until you hit your target.
- Lori L. Palmer, President, REB Storage Systems International