Failure, struggle and setbacks are not only an inevitable part of life but a necessary step on the path to success. Jim Harshaw has learned many life lessons on the wrestling mat. Having been a Division I All American and won three ACC Championships for the University of Virginia, trained at the Olympic Training Center and competed overseas for Team USA, he has experienced significant triumph and devastating defeat. He relates those powerful lessons of failure, struggle and setback to empower his audiences to overcome their own challenges and achieve success despite their inevitable failures.
Jim is a speaker, executive coach and host of the Success Through Failure podcast. You can find his TED Talk on failure and learn more about his work at:
TED Talk: www.JimHarshawJr.com/TED
Twitter (personal): http://Twitter.com/JimHarshaw
Twiter (podcast): http://Twitter.com/WrestleSuccess
Failure, struggle and setbacks are not only an inevitable part of life but a necessary step on the path to success. Speaker, coach and podcast host Jim Harshaw shares powerful stories to empower his clients and audiences to overcome their own challenges and achieve success despite their inevitable failures.
“Your massive success will require pain, struggle and failure just like any other amazing achievement.”
“Failure is not an ending, it’s a beginning. It’s a building block for success.”
“We all need an unreasonable person in our lives who holds us to a higher standard than we believe we can achieve.”
“Your doubts that you can achieve your biggest dreams are misguided.”
“Nothing great was ever achieved by realistic thinking.”
“It’s never a matter of having the time. It’s a matter of priority. You’ll find the time if it’s a priority.”
“All success starts with knowing where you want to go.”
“You are the sum of the words you say and the content with which you fill your mind.”