A former overseas pro athlete writing about the meaning of life.

and why money, fame, and power don’t matter

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1. Take your shot: with the woman that makes you do a double-take. With the thing you feel most nervous to do. Quit the corporate job. Go travel the world. If you feel strongly about it, do it. We should listen to the “hell yeah” moments our gut shouts at us about.

2. Losing isn’t fun. But winning isn’t fun without knowing what losing feels like. You can’t try to take the big shot, or make a life change, or pick up and go because you are scared of losing. …

And what being a pro athlete taught me about behavior change

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You want to do more for your New Year’s Resolution in 2021.

You want to create a better life for yourself, so you write a super duper 2021 New Year’s Resolution that will truly change your life:

You want to be the best in your industry, get that six-pack back, and reach an audacious milestone at work.

You want to be free…

My pro athlete growth mindset tips for achieving success in everything

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Put your meaning first

I knew I wanted to be a pro basketball player at age of 14 but being the first one to practice was embarrassing. Showing up alone created anxiety, fear, and doubt. Kids smirked. Adults questioned. Peers doubted. But over time, as I developed the habit of putting my passion first…

with love or anything in life — is how you grow.

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Dealing with Uncertainty

Adapted from a friend’s message to me:

“I think we all end up a little scared when we first start feeling things for a viable partner. I know I can really struggle with these vulnerable, scary, and fear-based moments that crystalize inside me in real-time.

Moving forward with uncertainty sounds…

and why money, fame, and power don’t matter

Photo by Meik Schneider on Unsplash

1. Take your shot: with the woman that makes you do a double-take. With the thing you feel most nervous to do. Quit the corporate job. Go travel the world. If you feel strongly about it, do it. We should listen to the “hell yeah” moments our gut shouts at us about.

2. Losing isn’t fun. But winning isn’t fun without knowing what losing feels like. You can’t try to take the big shot, or make a life change, or pick up and go because you are scared of losing. …

Trevor Huffman

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