Business 101 Blog

Maybe the Struggle to Accomplish Something Hard is the Real Learning!

I don’t know anyone who has not dreamed of a lucky break, being discovered for their talents, winning the lottery (even if they never buy a ticket), winning American Idol or Master Chef… the sudden change in circumstances that will change everything.

But, what if the real learning only comes when you push through the morass until you reach your goal?

When a caterpillar spins a cocoon it is instinct that drives that action… but when they begin to emerge there is a struggle; a huge push to emerge a butterfly, something they have never known…   However, and this is big however, if you cut the cocoon for them, the butterfly’s wings will not open.   It is the actual struggle that makes the wings expand.  By pushing through the confines of their own creation, the body fluid that has made their body so heavy is transferred to their wings and makes their body light and their wings strong.    Watching them struggle can be hard, but it is the only way they will ever be able to fly!

Just possibly it is the struggle to emerge the person you want to be that will have you arrive as the person you know you are. 

Here is a link to an article about The 7 Types Of Broke You Need To Be Before You Can Appreciate Being Happy.

http://elitedaily.com/life/motivation/7-types-broke-need-can-appreciate-happy/905962/

Featured Posts

Our economic future depends on a drastic change in the overarching structure of business as we know it. Throughout history, the rise and fall of many empires (and the various revolutions and movements that mark our own national history) have proven that socially accepted systems die over time.

Collective, Cooperative, Collaborative Business

October 2, 2014

Long gone are the days of only the privileged few being able to create, market, and sell useful ideas, products and services to the public. Not even three decades ago, it was near impossible for those without disposable income and social connections to build a reputation in business and soar to the heights of wealth and success.

Business Trends in the Digital Age, Part 1

October 2, 2014

Recent Posts

Why Design Matters

Creative Fusion: 5 Steps to Build a Bridge Between Opposing Ideas

3 Ways to Make Your Rebellious Nature Pay Off!

Inquiry: What Does It Take for You to Go From Rags to Riches?

Archive

Search By Tags

branson breakthrough business Business 101 business challenge canfield challenge cooperative coops creative creatives creative thinking creativity design thinking digital dreams eCommerce economics education entrepreneur ferris goals idris mootee inquiry learning love your life results seth godin small business Team B training women entrepreneurs women entrpreneurs

Follow Us On:

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google Plus

Subscribe for Updates, free business reports, special offers & more!


"We will never sell or rent your information, ever!"