What You can Learn from Ross Lyon and Buddha to Lead and Manage Better in Your Business
THEY’RE NOT ‘JUST WORDS’
I am regularly inspired by the business and life lessons I get when reading the Sports section of the newspaper.
Take today for instance on page 71 of the West Australian newspaper.
Headline – ‘Threats Continue for Freo’s Defence.’
But that’s not the point.
It’s about the wording, the regular messages and philosophy coach Ross Lyon puts out to his team and the supporters.
‘We’re an anywhere, anytime team…’
‘We’re a “no excuses” club..’
Can you see how those words have a powerful impact on self esteem, self belief, self image and conversation of both players and supporters?
Words Do Shape People
Everyone has had leaders and mentors whose words have helped shaped their self image.
“You’re a good boy (or girl)..”