Cover of It Takes What It Takes: How To Think Neutrally And Gain Control of Your Life by Trevor Moawad, Andy Staples.

It Takes What It Takes

Summarized key ideas & insights

Trevor Moawad, Andy Staples

16 min read
9 insights
There's a general sense of frustration that envelops us when faced with challenging situations. This frustration threatens to get the best of us, and we are mostly at a loss for what to do. We sometimes stare failure in the face and become paralyzed with fear. All these feelings are normal for humans. What's not normal is staying down and wallowing in pity. This tidbit teaches us the importance of self-belief and the power of positivity. It also teaches us how to overcome fear and see pressure as motivation. The lessons contained in this tidbit will go a long way in shaping our lives once we follow the golden nuggets contained in it. Trevor Moawad is the president of Moawad Consulting Group and CEO, co-founder of Limitless Minds. He is a mental conditioning coach to elite athletes and performers. Andy Staples covers college football for The Athletic. He also hosts Playbook weekdays on SiriusXM Channel 84. He covered college football for Sports Illustrated from 2008 to 2019. “It takes a plan to achieve anything of value. When you plan, you identify an end goal and then chart out neutral behaviors that can help you reach that goal.” ~ Trevor Moawad