1- Just Do It
Erase the word "try" from your vocab. Instead make a commit to work hard.
2- What's you motivation
Why do you want what you want; this will bring perseverance.
3- Count the cost
What sacrifices and what resources will you need to get what you want?
4- Support group
Create a environment for success: mentors, cheerleaders and inspiration.
5- Get a vision
Dreams can take your goals to infinity and beyond; shoot for the stars.