Adversity exists to be faced, challenged, and overcome in order to grow and evolve. How else do you expect to be happy?
That’s its entire function, so embrace it, and thrive on it.
There is nothing scarier in life than knowing you had the opportunity to do something different and hesitated. The fear of regret or letting the potential of an amazing adventure, or even sometimes the avoidance of an absolute disaster pass you by; will eat at you later in life.
Don’t try to be perfect all the time either though, catastrophic disasters can be the best learning opportunities sometimes. …
Otherwise, plan on embracing the blame for your inevitable failure — because that toxicity will eventually destroy you.
I will lead with this: “Keep your circles tight like a shot group .” This phrase, often heard at a weapons range or in the military, can be applied and utilized in a variety of ways. Feel free to adopt it as your new, “proactive approach” to ensuring your sanity.
Here is an excerpt from a previous conversation to set the mood:
“There is an enormous opportunity for us here. The clients can’t stop smiling and bragging to their friends about us. With the right amount of finesse, leveraging our diverse experiences in business, and utilizing our hustle; we are sitting in a prime spot to build a great relationship. …
Due to the nature of confidentiality of our industry and the relationships that we hold sacred with our clients, our channels are strictly developed through word of mouth and trusted, affiliated, referrals. …