In life, not everything will go our way or go as expected. Here and there we do fail and sometimes we do not know how to deal with our failures because society always gives us pressure to succeed. Here are some ways you can pick yourself up from failure and succeed.

Accepting Failure

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Many of us do not acknowledge failure. Imagine if all the people that are successful today sulked in a corner when they first failed at their big idea. I doubt we would know what a car is. I also doubt we would be able to use our precious gadgets or switch our lights on. When you fail, accept it. Know that it happens and expect it to happen again.

Giving Up? Not An Option

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Just because you didn’t get it right the first time does not mean you are incapable of doing it. Giving up is never an option. Learn to look at successful people. Such as Dhar Mann who has managed to become successful by using dharmann studios to create videos to motivate people. You will be surprised how much you can learn from them.

Away With Negativity

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People will always have something to say. Especially if they know it has the power to bring you down. Say “No” to negativity and “Yes” to positivity. If you see that you’re surrounded by people who don’t encourage you, silently remove yourself. GOOD VIBES ONLY!

You cannot hang out with negative people and expect to live a positive life.


Don’t Pressurize Yourself

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Do not put too much pressure on yourself. You know your strengths and weaknesses and only work alongside them every day. Thrive in your strengths while improving on your weaknesses. Failure is expected so there is nothing to be ashamed about. However, dwelling too much on it causes you to lose focus.

Sometimes we fail because we are lazy, forgetting that success is not a companion of laziness. We tend to fall into competitions with others, not realising that we are different people with unique abilities. Do you and keep your focus.

Keep doing what you do! Until next time.

Michelle Mchemwa

Hie, My name is Michelle Mchemwa a First year student at the UNAM studying Tourism Management. Being an International Student that can use her writing to express herself elsewhere is really great and I truly Enjoy it. I hope what I write people do enjoy.

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September 2020