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Preparing For Success

bigstock_Are_You_PreparedChapter Six

PREPARING FOR SUCCESS

“The will to win is not nearly as important as the will to prepare to win.”  - Bobby Knight

We’ve all heard from others in the past that success doesn’t come overnight. What does that mean? Well, if you have been honest with yourself to this point, then you have admitted that you are in a battle. However, to enter into battle unprepared is [click to continue…]

rearview-mirrorChapter Five

LOOKING BACKWARD TO MOVE FORWARD

“The reality of life is that your perceptions — right or wrong — influence everything else you do. When you get a proper perspective of your perceptions, you may be surprised how many other things fall into place.” – Roger Birkman

Your perceptions can also be defined as your beliefs. These are based on emotion, and affect your ability to define your True Desire.

If you don’t believe it is attainable, your True Desire will not have any specificity.

In order to find out what your True Desire is, you have to [click to continue…]

Andy MurrayChapter Four

UNDERSTANDING YOUR ENEMY

“If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat. If you know neither the enemy nor yourself, you will succumb in every battle.”

Sun Tzu, The Art of War

 

What you are going to do first is [click to continue…]

battle_withinChapter Three

DEALING WITH REALITY: THE BATTLE WITHIN

“The battle of life is, in most cases, fought uphill; and to win it without a struggle, were perhaps to win it without honor. If there were no difficulties there would be no success; if there were nothing to struggle for, there would be nothing to be achieved.”

- Samuel Smiles

If you want to be a ‘player’ in this game we all love so much and pursue successful results on the tennis court instead of just watching your game get stale, you must be able to [click to continue…]

The Power of Focus

mental_focusChapter Two

THE POWER OF FOCUS

“Whatever you focus on manifests as reality in your life. The
results you get are always the result of your focus.”

- Bill Harris, Thresholds of the Mind

Now that you know what focus is, I will show you that it is the surest way to accomplish your goals on the court, and therein lies its power. Suffice it to say, you focus on things every day. If you’re looking for a certain type of [click to continue…]