16 Reasons Why Athletes Are More Successful in Life

January 15, 2013

Sports Life Lesson 15: Seize Opportunities

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“Good players create opportunities. The great players and the great people seize them.”  —Mia Hamm

Athletes dream of the opportunity to take and make the game-winning shot. Significant opportunities come around in the real world, too, and athletes will be more ready to seize them, because they’ve pursued them throughout their careers.

 

Chad Zimmerman
- Chad Zimmerman is the co-founder of STACK as well as its President. He earned a degree in Chemical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University where he...
Chad Zimmerman
- Chad Zimmerman is the co-founder of STACK as well as its President. He earned a degree in Chemical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University where he...

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