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Challenges are opportunities.

There is no magic.

Thanks to Mantas Hesthaven for making this photo available freely on @unsplash.

Setback, obstacle and challenges are painfully common element of entrepreneurship. Most people react to these hurdles with stress and pessimism, with an attitude that Obstacle are negative experience that only hinder progress. As an entrepreneur, you encounter so many challenges you simply can’t afford to react this way.

Instead, successful entrepreneurs view challenges as opportunities. Each challenge or setback reveals a key opportunity to grow – either to improve upon an existing weakness or take measure to avoid experiencing similar setback in the future.

You can’t become an entrepreneur expecting there to be a miracle, or instant, magical rise to the top because your idea was revolutionary. Even the best ideas in the world require patience, skill and endless effort to earn that level of success. The world’s best entrepreneurs realize this. Waiting for your idea to do the work on its own, or waiting for some unseen element to carry you to success can only result in disaster.

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