Monday, January 9, 2012

Parenting: Achieving & Working Hard

One of our contacts, a sports psychologist and co-author of the "Who Will Win the Big Game?" book had a chance to interview Shannon Miller, the Gold Medal Olympic gymnast.  The interesting thing is that -- even at that high level -- she talks about:
  • hard work
  • focus (and getting into "the zone")
  • mental toughness and not getting derailed
  • performing "smart" (when you are not 100%)
  • setting goals