February 7, 2017 | 4:40 pm | By Pants Up Easy
You face challenges in every phase of your life. Challenges can be situations, people, ambitions and whatnot. They appear in all shapes and sizes. It doesn’t require only bravery to face all these challenges, but also the mind to tackle problems strategically. Not all problems you see are problems, at times it’s just our mind overreacting to things.
We end up looking at everyday things as challenges. These include exams, a journey to another city and just a job interview. It doesn’t matter what position you’re in, you need to rise above challenges and slay it.
Here are some of the strategical tips that will help you face and overcome challenges.
Planning is necessary to overcome hurdles and you won’t be able to plan something if you don’t understand it.
In order to defeat something, we must first recognize it. For instance, if passing an exam feels like a challenge then you must identify the what ifs and whatnots of it. Planning is necessary to overcome hurdles and you won’t be able to plan something if you don’t understand it. See why you find this a challenge, only then you can move to the next step.
After understanding the challenge, the next step is to think about all the possible solutions or even seek advice from experienced individuals. Do not pick the first solution that comes to your mind. Think of more ideas and compare so you can find a foolproof solution to whatever is causing you problems.
For instance, losing weight can be a challenge that has several ‘solutions’. You can hit the gym or you can change your diet or you can start yoga… but the best would be to try a mix of all three. You need to find out a solution that is effective and efficient.
No one is born perfect. You need to know your strengths and weaknesses, and capitalize on your strong points. To conquer a challenge, experience should be a foremost priority. If you keep trying, you will eventually succeed.
The general concept of a challenge infers something that will be hard to overcome. You can turn the ’hard’ to ‘easy ’ by investing time, vitality and responsibility. Stick at it, be adaptable, and buckle up. Remind yourself why you wish to overcome challenges. Motivation plays a very important part!
Build up a more down to earth attitude, association with the quiet, focused, and calm part of you can give your drained, frightened personality a rest. Consider activities like drawing, painting, listening to music, or writing a journal. These would help you keep calm and focus on your goals.
You should surround yourself with people who motivate you to do better and push you to put your 100% into everything. It has been proven that being surrounded by the right kind of people makes us a positive person and helps us overcome challenges.
These tips will surely help you overcome the obstacles in your life and make your challenge look easy and achievable.