Dissecting performance, persistence and contribution

03 - Dissecting performance, persistence and contribution

Michael Jordan once said “I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” Let’s talk about performance, persistence, contribution.

Robin Sharma, in his webinar, shared that Andre Agassi’s father wanted him to be a great tennis player and hence, he made him to practice 5000 shots every day!

Can you guess what may have happened if Edison would not have tried out those experiments 100 or 1000 times and given up midway?

The construction of Taj Mahal went on for 22 years before it was recognized as a marvel. Imagine what if skilled workers may not have spent time in finishing the project.



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