A major driver of being influential is practice. If you have ever played a sport, musical instrument, or any similar pursuit that takes muscle memory, you know that improvement never occurs without practice. For example, let’s say you have been playing golf for 10+ years and you’re tired of your family and friends telling you…

practice makes permanent

Sometimes, there’s nothing worse than having it all figured out. You’re doing it day in and day out, and have been doing it for so long now that it’s second nature. You don’t even have to think about the mechanics of it. You know the phrases. “I can do this in my sleep,” “with one…

So often in life, winning is about rising above the competition. Few knew this reality better than the late great Muhammad Ali. His actions provide some useful lessons to anyone who wants to get out and win. Here are six important ones.