The Winner's Mind: A Competitor's Guide to Sports and Business Success by Allen FoxThe Winner's Mind: A Competitor's Guide to Sports and Business Success by Allen Fox

The Winner's Mind: A Competitor's Guide to Sports and Business Success

byAllen Fox

Paperback | April 1, 2005

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Acknowledging the conventional wisdom that "winning isn't everything," this guide takes the position that winning is still eminently preferable to losing and lays out a step-by-step plan for succeeding at any of life's endeavors. In addition to sharing his personal experiences as a world-class tennis player and successful businessman, Allen Fox unveils the secrets of champions and reveals how everyone can put them to use to tilt the odds in their favor in a hilarious, take-no-prisoners tone. Factors contributing to success, such as common mental characteristics of winners and the role of intellect over emotion, as well as obstacles to victory such as the insidious and pervasive fear of failure and the unconscious struggle between ambition and fear, are also discussed.
Allen Fox, PhD, is the author of If I'm the Better Player, Why Can't I Win? and Think to Win: The Strategic Dimension of Tennis and a former editor of Tennis Magazine. In addition to being a world-class tennis player who was at one time ranked fourth in the United States, he has been an investment banker and a coach for the Pepperdine ...
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Title:The Winner's Mind: A Competitor's Guide to Sports and Business SuccessFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:208 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.52 inShipping dimensions:9 × 6 × 0.52 inPublished:April 1, 2005Publisher:UsrsaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0972275924

ISBN - 13:9780972275927

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"Illustrates simple principles for success with fascinating stories about athletes, business people, and famous historical figures. It's a fun read, and I couldn't put it down." —Vic Braden