Composure

Keep Your Composure

Basketball is a game of runs–and business can be to. Knowing this is critical. Why? Because not all runs are of good luck. There are days when just everything goes wrong and then keeps going wrong. And how you deal with those tough days, how well you can keep your cool, is ultimately what separates…

Stop Jumping Offsides

Stop Jumping Offsides!

You’ve seen it before. It’s third and two. If the defense stops them, the momentum will turn. The quarterback calls out his cadence–the stadium thunders–this is it! Except… The defense jumps offsides before the play even happens. 5 yard penalty. First down for the offense. This is what I think about when someone I don’t…

NASCAR - Dale Earnhardt

5 Lessons from NASCAR

I am not a die-hard NASCAR fan, but it has always amazed me how closely the people involved with racing work together. Watch the pit crews, for example; every movement is so carefully choreographed that they can refuel, change tires, even make minor repairs, all in just a few seconds. A race can be won…