By now, you've probably heard it said a thousand times: I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed. ~Michael … Continue reading Does Failure Guarantee Success?
The Behavior Leaders Fail at Most. The research of Kouzes and Posner indicates that seeking feedback is the behavior leaders fail at the most.* Useful feedback enables you to compare self-perception with the perception of others. Experience shows that the gap is often surprising and uncomfortable. Read more...
John Wooden's Gift From His Father!
Did you know that your brain develops according to your thoughts? It's true. Neuroscience experts have discovered that it actually changes positively when you think positive thoughts, developing new connections and better neural pathways. As expected, the opposite is true when thinking negative thoughts. Imagine a thriving tree versus a dying tree. That is the … Continue reading The Synergy of Growth, Thought, and Pain