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Don’t Trip on the First-Down Chains Behind You

PREGAME ANALYSIS

Your past should inform your decision making, but you cannot let your perspective of the past interfere with your future progress. An overreliance on your past can cause issues with your ego, such as a lack of forgiveness, that will unduly influence your decisions going forward and impair your ability to make the right call. Like a young quarterback, you need to have the right approach to “the game” in order to excel, regardless of any pressure that is put on you or pressure you might put on yourself.

Whether facing a time crunch or attempting to recover from a mistake, the perspective ...

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