In Others’ Words: Start or Finish?

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I’ve watched many a volleyball game since my youngest daughter started playing back in fifth grade. I’ve got to admit, I like it when her team comes out hot, all the players fired up and ready to go, knocking the team on the other side of the net off kilter. But I’ve learned over and over again that, while fired …

In Others’ Words: The Unique Power of Attitude

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Attitude. Attitude. Attitude. Our attitude¬†takes us a long way in athletic competition, doesn’t it? Our attitude takes us a long way in life, too — which is a certain type of competition, when you think about it.¬† If you’ve been part of the ongoing conversation on this blog for a while, you know I wasn’t much of an athlete growing …