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Achieve lofty goals quickly while keeping your motivation

Life comes at you fast, especially if you pursue lofty goals.

When misfortune or just bad luck materializes, stay positive. Have faith in knowing, unforeseen hurdles and problems are not to be associated with failure or mistakes in action. Friction, and the act of overcoming friction, is the most important and universal routine of ambitious enterprises.

When you pursue ambitious targets, you will encounter hardships along the way. Understand hardships and obstacles are part of the process. When things get tough, it is not because your are doing something wrong, it is because you are most likely doing something right.

Troubles encountered by striving for high achievement are much more fun to overcome than troubles coming from sloth and underachievement. -Coach Ball

The idea that you are going to avoid adversity in the pursuit of something noble or worthwhile is a misconception and can lead to motivation issues. The challenges that arise from your enterprise are what makes the enterprise special.

Remember, you are going to face adversity no matter the path, you might as well choose something challenging and beneficial to yourself and others.

Craig Ball - Spinwit Gaming

Business Consulting
Local HS Football Coach
Executive Director of Colorado's 8-Man All-State Game
Early Colorado Gaming Industry Organizer and License holder.


Black Hawk, Colorado is an old gambling town just west of Golden on North Clear Creek at 8,000 feet of elevation. Legalized Casino Gambling was reinstated on October 1st, 1991.

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Craig Ball a football coach, instructor, and former casino owner in the Gaming District. This site is used for sharing information about what I'm reading /writing on topics like casinos, leadership, finance, campaign strategies and football.


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