Whenever we discuss how best to succeed, I hear people comment about others, “Oh, he was lucky”. Or, “She had it handed to her”. It is a puzzle to me why people assume that everyone else has had it so easy and that they have it so hard.
Perhaps, what they do not see is the perseverance that the other people applied in order to succeed. Success does not come easy – for anyone.
To be successful, it is actually rather simple. The secret is available to all. It just takes hard work, effort, focus, and perseverance. No one succeeds without effort – those who succeed owe their success to perseverance.
Personally, I have learned about perseverance: when you hear the word ‘No,’ and when you hear rejection, that it is not always final. And that timing is everything, and you have to stay the course and just keep working…
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