16 Reasons Why Athletes Are More Successful in Life

Why are athletes more successful in life? Some of the most famous athletes in history tell you why.

Sports Life Lesson 3: Be Coachable

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Sports Life Lesson 3: Be Coachable

"It is what we learn after we think we know it all, that counts." – John Wooden

Athletes come from a culture of teaching and learning and of constant constructive criticism from their coaches, team captains and teammates to help them learn more and play better. That experience sets athletes up to be much more receptive to feedback from managers and executives in the business and professional world, enabling them to continually improve and advance their careers.

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