Just because you’re stuck at home doesn’t mean you’re prohibited from building your grit and positioning yourself for greater success later.
As we adjust to the new “normal” dealing with the Coronavirus (COVID-19), there’s an opportunity for Competitors to demonstrate how to weather this current storm – and position themselves to excel once it passes by investing time now to build their grit.
grit (noun): an individual’s perseverance of effort combined with the passion for a particular long-term goal or end state.Angela Duckworth, GRIT: The Power of Passion & Perseverance
Building your grit isn’t a magic formula. It’s a simple one that starts with focusing on how you’re going to win today.
We lose our motivation when we spend too much time focusing on the gap between where we are now and where we’re trying to go. Conversely, we build our grit when we focus on being where our feet are and taking full advantage of today.
Here is a tip for how you can build your grit during the quarantine: