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Don Yaeger teaches the secrets from GREAT winners, that motivate your team to consistently achieve at the highest level, and cause your bottom line to improve!

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Losing Weight and Finding Meaning

Written by Don Yaeger on . Posted in Chasing Greatness Blog

Losing Weight and Finding Meaning

Every once in a while I write about the importance of learning from your losses. No one has learned more than Joe Ostaszewski.

Ostaszewski—former defensive lineman for Florida State University and the NFL’s Miami Dolphins—was recently a finalist and season favorite on the hit-show the Biggest Loser. Ostaszewski fully committed himself to changing his life and went from 364 lbs to 217—a loss of a staggering 147 pounds! Following the show, he has made a personal mission not to only live a healthier life, but also to help youth and their families make healthy decisions.

How to Defeat Your Goliath

Written by Don Yaeger on . Posted in The Greatness Newsletter

Beating Goliath – Art Briles
Ice in their veins
They are thoughtful risk-takers and don’t fear making a mistake

Two years ago, when I began interviewing Baylor University head football coach Art Briles for our new book Beating Goliath — available this week — I had no idea how much impact the experience would have on me. Through the writing process, I was consistently fascinated with Briles and his fearless perspective on life. As we progressed, I began to see that what started as a book project on an exceptional coach had transformed into a collection of valuable lessons on navigating through the challenges of life.