One of our favorite business writers, Simon Sinek, talking about how Olympic athletes frame the feeling they have just before competition in a way that improves their performance.
Hopefully, using this helps you or your students in competition. It can also help you in business. We are often confronted with pressures and fears of failure in business. Should I invest in ads? Should I renovate our facilities? Should I change our website? I’m nervous it won’t pay off, I might fail, or I won’t figure out how to do it right. Think about that nervousness as excitement. Excitement that you could be taking your business to new heights, finding new students to help, or providing a better experience for everyone. Change your perspective and change your outcome – both on and off the mat.