The Value of Bumps in the Road

By on October 16, 2013
Value of bumps in the road

Life rarely goes according to our every expectation. In fact, some “bumps in the road” or challenges can be expected no matter what industry you are in. Although unexpected bumps in the road are never fun, how you respond to them says a lot about who you are as a person.

Are You a Victim?

Some people respond to bumps in the road with very little resilience. Every challenge, no matter how small, sends them into a tailspin of doubt and self-loathing. These people are the same ones that you see moaning, “Why does everything have to happen to me?!” whenever anything challenging happens.

Although everyone is entitled to a moment of upset over an unexpected challenge, it is the ones that dwell on the challenge without reacting to it that end up becoming victims. If you want to grow from the challenges that you face, it is imperative that you respond appropriately.

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