Challenges are unpleasant obstacles in our daily routine.
These unpleasant obstacles may be envisaged or unforeseen occurrences. Regardless of their nature, they are today’s trouble that eventually birth strength and build you for tomorrow. Relevant challenges are not an all-comers affair; it’s for the great en-route to greatness. Challenges are for the ordinary cast in a mould of extra-ordinariness.
Recognizing, accepting and overcoming challenges are vital for fulfilment in life. Every worthwhile task has attendant challenges, the challenges serve to test your resolve and reveal your level of determination. No one is totally prepared at the onset of the journey of life, so challenges provide the avenue to evolve and fine-tune your capacities. Challenges could be in form of a disappointment, setbacks, drawbacks, scarcity, failure or losses. But whatever the form, challenges tend to;
- Build determination
Challenges can strengthen your resolve to succeed by necessitating adequate preparation. Stormy weather will test your determination, fine-tune your character and necessitate dogged tenacity. At times, the only reason for continuing on a task is the consideration that you have put in too much. A certain determination to see through for the sake of seeing through arises. The more input you make towards a certain goal, the more likely you are to stay put and see it through.
- Prepare you for greater heights
Challenges have a regular and graduate pattern and each time you overcome a challenge you garner experience, in fact experience simply means you are familiar with obtainable challenges. You will improve with each challenge, the things that constituted grave challenges yesterday may be viewed as normal occurrences today. As heat purifies gold and abrasion brings out the sparkle in diamonds, challenges refine and polish you.
- Herald a new season
In life, trial and conquest are intermittent occurrences. As night and day or seasons, trial and conquest continually interchange. It is important to note that the challenges of life and the victories of life are alternating occurrences. So at the zenith of a challenge is the birth of a new season, the period of respite. When you cross the red sea, you’d better be prepared for the wilderness. You are meant to face several challenges in life but every worthwhile challenge will produce an advantageous change. All you have to do is find it.
- Necessitate concentration and prioritization
In the face of daunting challenges, you are forced to streamline, to stretch, confront and annihilate obstacles. Generals know how to marshal forces in order to break through enemy lines, so it is that challenges compel you to do away with excesses and stay focused on immediate and most pressing necessities. Challenges will make you bide your time. In adequate preparation for conquest, it necessitates prioritization and planning.