Some people seem to rise effortlessly through the ranks of the organization. You might equate this success with natural ability, talent, and business acumen. However, there's often another story behind this success: the challenges and the setbacks that had to be overcome, and the approach that led to achievement. Because setbacks are an inevitable part of daily life, you must develop an attitude of perseverance and resilience in order to reach your goals. From changes in the economic climate to the loss of working resources, setbacks are challenges you encounter and must somehow overcome. This course gives you the tools you need for developing an attitude that allows you to bounce back from setbacks and forge ahead. By showing you how to internalize setbacks and see the opportunity in challenges, this course helps you reach your goals using perseverance and resilience in the face of challenging circumstances.

Learning objectives

  • Describe how setbacks are internalised as personal failure
  • Recognise ways you can develop your ability to persevere
  • Recognise how to boost your resilience at work
  • Apply strategies of resilience and perseverance to overcome a setback in a given scenario


Individuals wanting to develop their abilities in managing setbacks, challenges, or obstacles in their work

60 Minutes

365 Days