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Sylvia Sánchez Alcantara

If the path you took doesn’t take you to your goal, change the route or change the strategy. Set realistic goals and be persistent.

People who achieve their goals are the ones who dare to be different and to use their creativity and imagination. Many times, we don’t know the talents that live within us and rather think that we can’t. Always with excuses, waiting for something to happen to begin with: when I get a job, when I get married, after I do my masters, after divorce, when I lose weight … and we don’t realize that a life with no purpose has no value.

Ask yourself every day, what am I alive for? Even if you don’t get results and only problems are added, DON’T SURRENDER. Learn to fly and take advantage of all the opportunities that can take you where only you know.

Great achievements require great risks, but they’re definitely worth taking. Learn to live. You don’t need to be on the verge of death to understand the meaning of life and realize how brief it is.

This post was originally posted on the Blog Retos Femeninos ____________________________________________________

Sylvia is a multi-award-winning communicator, publicist, lecturer and spokesperson for women’s rights in different national and international forums. As an entrepreneur, she is the founder of the strategy of comprehensive communication for Women’s Challenges, focused on the personal and professional growth of thousands of women, and the initiative Enough of violence against women, among others. From 2007 to date, it presents the “International Women’s Day” event at the CDMX, Monterrey and Guadalajara and from 2018, every year, in a different city, to cover the Mexican Republic. She is an ambassador for Vital Voices for her work promoting women’s rights.

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