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Facing Obstacles

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If you decided to face obstacles, rather than ignore them, you have four or fewer realistic options so choose wisely. You can go over, under, around, or through them.


Which strategy of facing obstacles works best for you? Why?

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Even after brain surgeries, chemotherapy, and radiation treatments to eradicate his brain cancer, Scott continued to work; continued to study; and earned professional certifications from the Project Management Institute, American Society of Quality, and Stanford University School of Professional Development. How were all of these achievements possible at a time when Scott was struggling with the hurdles of brain injury? The answers are in this blog.

2 Responses to “Facing Obstacles”

  • Lisa says:

    I just meet them head on-it’s scary, yes, but my other option is to not work on myself, and im too stubborn to NOT try my damndest!

    • Scott says:

      Lisa, do you find that strategy works with all aspects of post-adversity life? There seem to be many obstacles and challenges. ~ Scott

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During the past 13 years, I have been diagnosed with cancer, brain injury, balance issues, stroke, ataxia, visual impairment, and auditory challenges. I have overcome significant adversity! I can explain how to overcome your challenges. I am a very active Toastmaster and a motivational speaker.