In Review – April 2018

Daytona is over and Worlds is almost over. Here’s what else happened in April: A Short History of the Very Short History of Male NFL Cheerleaders via The Outline. No Sweatpants in Public: Inside the Rule Books for N.F.L. Cheerleaders via New York Times. Sarasota’s Bailey Davis details dark side of NFL cheerleading via Sarasota… Continue reading In Review – April 2018

In Review – December 2016

December, along with 2016, has left us. Here’s the news that ended the year, including the news of the year. Everyone reported on Cheerleading being granted provisional Olympic status, including Reuters, Inside the Games, The Courier-Mail, BBC, USA Today, USA Cheer, and USASF. The Courier-Mail also published IOC Can’t Be Serious: Cheerleading and Muay Thai… Continue reading In Review – December 2016

How To Embrace Failure In Order To Become Successful

Forbes published How To Embrace Failure In Order To Become Successful, discussing learning from poor outcomes. Some view failure as the ultimate loss of control. It isn’t. You can’t control the stock market, market forces, the weather or the dismal response your last marketing campaign received. What you can control is your reaction to it.… Continue reading How To Embrace Failure In Order To Become Successful

How To Tell In 10 Minutes If You’re Ready For The Success You Want

Forbes published How To Tell In 10 Minutes If You’re Ready For The Success You Want, addressing how to prepare for success. In over 10 years of working with career professionals, I’ve seen that the majority of people who reach out to me are actually not in a state of readiness for the success they… Continue reading How To Tell In 10 Minutes If You’re Ready For The Success You Want

Business Leaders Can Rebound From Failure By Borrowing Psychological Skills From Elite Athletes

Forbes published Business Leaders Can Rebound From Failure By Borrowing Psychological Skills From Elite Athletes, discussing how to recover from poor performances. The way you think about past failures greatly influences your future performances. Nobody understands this better than elite athletes. When they fall down, strike out, or miss the game winning shot, they have… Continue reading Business Leaders Can Rebound From Failure By Borrowing Psychological Skills From Elite Athletes

How To Mentally Prepare Yourself To Give The Performance Of Your Life

Forbes published How To Mentally Prepare Yourself To Give The Performance Of Your Life, discussing how to mentally prepare for a major performance. So instead of imaging negative outcomes, Turner recommends using imagery (or visualization) in a positive manner. He suggests recreating past performances or rehearsing future performances in your head. The imagery should be… Continue reading How To Mentally Prepare Yourself To Give The Performance Of Your Life

Why Successful People Don’t Crumble Under Pressure

Forbes published Why Successful People Don’t Crumble Under Pressure, discussing the responses of people under pressure. What separates good athletes from extraordinary athletes is often their ability to perform in high pressure situations. The best skills in the world aren’t valuable if athletes can’t perform in when it matters most – in competition. Two people… Continue reading Why Successful People Don’t Crumble Under Pressure

How To Turn Your Passion Into A Profession

Forbes published How To Turn Your Passion Into A Profession, discussing the challenges of making a career out of a hobby. For entrepreneurs trying to turn their passion into a career, it’s easy to forget that a creative business is just that: Like all small business owners, creative entrepreneurs have to love the business end… Continue reading How To Turn Your Passion Into A Profession

How To Be The Leader They’ve All Been Waiting For

Forbes published How To Be The Leader They’ve All Been Waiting For, talking about using a leadership position to put the spotlight on others. It takes maturity and humility and wisdom to grasp that oftentimes the best thing you can do with that spotlight is to put it on those around you, so that they… Continue reading How To Be The Leader They’ve All Been Waiting For