#458 Inside the Mind of a Chess Grandmaster: Maurice Ashley’s Winning Secrets

Chess Grandmaster, author Maurice Ashley (Success for the Athletic-Minded Man podcast episode #458 Inside the Mind of a Chess Grandmaster: Maurice Ashley’s Winning Secrets)How did a chess prodigy from Brooklyn conquer the world? Discover the game-changing moves of Grandmaster Maurice Ashley!

What does it take to become a grandmaster in chess?

It’s a journey filled with intense competition, relentless focus, and unwavering determination. 

In this episode of “Success for the Athletic-Minded Man” podcast, I sit down with Maurice Ashley, the first African-American Grandmaster, to delve into his remarkable journey from Brooklyn to the pinnacle of the chess world.

But this episode is more than just about chess; it’s a motivational guide to personal and professional growth. 

Maurice shares how his early days in Brownsville’s rough neighborhood shaped his resilience and competitive 

spirit. He also opens up about the grueling path to earning the grandmaster title, drawing parallels between the strategic sacrifices on the chessboard and the calculated risks in life and business.

Maurice’s story is a testament to the power of persistence, the importance of learning from failure, and the necessity of having the right mentors. 

Whether you’re aiming for a promotion, starting a business, or improving your personal and professional relationships, this episode is packed with insights and inspiration to help you harness your inner grandmaster.

Tune in to learn from a legend and discover how the principles of chess can elevate your game in business and life.

If you don’t have time to listen to the entire episode or if you hear something that you like but don’t have time to write it down, be sure to grab your free copy of the Action Plan from this episode— as well as get access to action plans from EVERY episode— at JimHarshawJr.com/Action.

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