Determination, self-motivation and intelligence are all essential characteristics a successful trailblazer must possess. When you are a trailblazer you must clear new paths that others will follow. They want to discover new territories that will further mankind; go where no one has gone before, with the world as the beneficiary of their actions. These actions are for the benefit of others and usually stems from some experience in their life that has caused them to take on these endeavors and interests. In order for these trailblazers to accomplish their goals, they must possess certain characteristics.
Determination is necessary for a trailblazer, since it is important for them to accomplish their goals. A trailblazer wants to enhance the world by making a difference. They are attempting to modify an aspect of life by putting forth change, while most people are afraid to encounter any type of modification. However, change is a necessity when a part of life is being altered. Without change, society would be unable to improve its many faults. Although many people may disagree with the change at the time, most and maybe all, may agree and come to the realization that the change was for the welfare of society. All trailblazers must have determination in order to continue being self-motivated.
Self-motivation is what the mind uses to make an individual continue to reach their goals. It is necessary because they must come to the realization that not everything is going to be simple and that they will have great difficulty at times while trying to reach their goals. However, they have noticed that their goals required much time and effort so they feel that their hard work has paid off.
Intelligence is the capacity to acquire and apply knowledge toward a goal. A trailblazer must have the knowledge of how to pursue their goals and how that action is going to have an influence on society. For some trailblazers it is important to be formally educated. Depending on your area of expertise, practical experience serves many trailblazers with experience and knowledge. There are many who do not acquire a prestigious education but are intelligent and able to realize that if they continue to try they will eventually make it. It is unfortunate that not everyone is given the privilege of having a great education, but they have still found a way to reach their goals.
Trailblazers are not always sure how they are going to pursue their goals, but they all possess intelligence, determination, and self-motivation. These characteristics are all essential to any one person that is trying to make a difference in the world.