Habits found among the greatest champions, and most successful people of all time.
The Great ones hate to lose more than they love to win.
They use adversity as fuel.
They understand the value of association.
Do Unto Others
They know character is defined by how they treat those who cannot help them in return.
They see victory before the game begins.
When No One is Watching
They are comfortable in the mirror. They live their life with integrity.
They are always working towards the next game. The goal is what's ahead, and there's always something ahead.
Hope for the Best, But...
They prepare for all possibilities before they step on the field.
They are positive thinkers. They are enthusiastic... and that enthusiasm rubs off.
Ice in Their Veins
They are thoughtful risk-takers and don't fear making a mistake.
Not Just About the Benjamins
They don't play just for the money.
Records are Made to be Broken
They know their legacy isn't what they did on the field. They are well-rounded.
They have faith in a higher power.
The Ultimate Teammate
They will assume whatever role is necessary for the team to win.
When Everyone is Watching
They embrace the idea of being a role model.
When All Else Fails
They know how–and when–to adjust their game plan.
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"Don’s lessons bring coworkers back into the huddle, the dugout, or the court to find that inner-spark, competitive spirit, and desire to become great!"
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Don Yaeger is an Award-Winning Keynote Speaker, eleven-time New York Times Best-selling author, and team culture expert.
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