Dealing with obstacles that get in the way of your goals
If you have a goal and are working towards it, realize that you will have to deal with obstacles along the way. Yes, unfortunately, there will be moments in your life when things occur that you didn’t anticipate. The plan that you had so thoughtfully formulated will get sidetracked by something unexpected. When these troublesome incidents take place, many become discouraged from moving forward. I believe that it is often how a particular individual reacts to the occurrence, rather than the situation itself, that keeps them from reaching their goal.
Those challenging obstacles will only make you stronger
The trick to overcoming these obstacles is to accept them. If your goal is something you truly want – you have asked yourself ‘why?’ and came up with a good reason – keep going! Don’t use the problem as an excuse to stop. Obstacles can be overcome; the challenges you must face to get past them will only make you stronger in the end. Keep a positive attitude and adjust your plan to get through those stumbling blocks.
Check out this article on the challenges that Chris Bertish faced before successfully completing a significant achievement!