The Secret to Achieving All Goals

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“Doubts are the disease that kills goals.” – Sherry Winn You own grace if you have clearly defined who you are and what you want to accomplish in life… AND then stay true to your definition and your desires. Most people possess an inner winner that delves out pieces of dreams and goals—visions of the … Read more

Are You Telling Yourself Fact or Fiction?

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“Truth is bent to the imagination of the mind. Your truth is limited by your determination to see what you want.” -Sherry Winn How often do you tell yourself the truth, only to discover that the truth you told yourself was fiction? Truth are words you tell yourself. Your truth comes from your perception of … Read more

One Surefire Way to Overcome Diversity

Sherry Winn - One Surefire Way to Overcome Diversity

“The key to the victory was faith; the ability to believe in a positive outcome without knowing HOW it will happen.” -Sherry Winn Do you have the capacity to get through adversity? If you’ve watched the Olympic Games, you’ve seen gymnasts blunder on the uneven bars, vault or balance beam. They might fall off and have … Read more

Are You Awake or Just Breathing?

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“The contrasts in your life are meant to magnify you, not extinguish you.” -Sherry Winn How many times has it taken a monumental event to wake you up—to move you forward, to shake you out of your funk, to help you realize your inner winner? Most people need a shove to move forward. You get in … Read more

Followership: Without Great Followers Leaders Would Fail

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“If your ego gets in the way of knowing how valuable you are as a team member, it is because your ego can’t see that winning requires the ability to see the value of contribution.” -Sherry Winn How many times have you seen training offered for individuals to be great team members? Granted there are some … Read more

A Key Leadership Principle: Communication

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“Your ability to lead is dependent upon your ability to listen.” -Sherry Winn When I speak all around the country about leadership principles, the number one question I receive is: “How do I effectively communicate with my team members?” Most leaders struggle, because they believe effective communication is about talking. While talking is important, you … Read more

Using Failures to Fuel Your Success

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“Excuses give you reasons but they never change the outcome.” –Coach Winn In 1983 when our national team handball team was training in Lake Placid at the Olympic Training Center, I met a young woman by the name of Bonnie Blair. Do you remember Bonnie Blair? She is the most decorated woman in history for … Read more

Do You Know the Best Way to Win in Life?

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Most people want to be WINNERS in life but the truth is that most people don’t know how to be WINNERS. They think they know what it takes to win but then when real effort is required, they bow out and create a litany of reasons why they can’t get what they want. Playing the … Read more

What Qualities Make a Great Team Member?

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Do you know the qualities that make a great team member? Most of speakers and trainers focus on how to create a better supervisor, manager, president, team captain or CEO. How many seminars, educational sessions or keynote speeches are focused on being a great team member? As a former collegiate basketball coach, I know one … Read more

Do You Know What Really Matters?

Coach Winn - Do You Know What Really Matters?

Most leaders don’t know that when you ask a question and your team members respond with, “I don’t know,” that they mean it? What? Eighty-five percent of your team members are not self-aware. They don’t ask questions like: Why did I say that? Why did I do that? What caused me to react that way? … Read more