Perseverance helps you to continue achieving your goals despite setbacks whilst maintaining a sense of motivation and passion.
Research suggests that maintaining a degree of motivation and passion when pursuing your goals is a key skill related to experiencing higher levels of resilience.
The need for 'grit'
Watch this video for an introduction to the importance of pushing on with a sense of passion in the various aspects of your life.
Assess your current level of perseverance
How well can you face academic failure without being overly discouraged?
How well can you make necessary decisions when faced with a personal or emotional difficulty?