We’re complex creatures navigating a complex world with challenges around every corner. When facing those challenges head-on, we will sometimes stumble and fall because of mistakes we’ve made or the actions of others. No matter the circumstance, our choices remain the same – assume the role of victim or problem-solver.
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The more accomplished you are, the more likely there will be bullies in your life trying to steal your success from you.
The most effective way to manage these bullies is to develop an unwavering level of mental toughness that can outlast any bully’s attempt to invalidate you emotionally.
Here’s my story…
At the end of my sophomore year in high school, three other students (Kara, Randi, and Wendy) and I were still in the running to be valedictorians of our senior class.
My least favorite class that semester was Botany, and you could tell because I was hovering right on the line between an A and B for my final grade.
Needless to say, I was beside myself when my final grade at the end of the semester was a B+. I cried elephant-sized tears for days while…
When the war broke out and millions of men left their jobs to fight overseas, these beautiful ladies were among the millions of women who entered the workforce to do jobs they had never done before while still caring for their children and…