When was the last time you met someone that didn’t encounter problems, challenges or adversity?
Obstacles and problems should not deter you from success. They are not the opposite of success. They are all part of success and winning.
Most people take it personally as if it’s a knock on them, but really it’s a boost.
There’s a whole bunch of stories of people that have lost arms, limbs and they just keep going.
Next time you encounter a struggle, will you keep going.
Mental stamina is really all about the cliché, “when the going gets tough, the tough get going.”
Brandon Steiner is the founder and chairman of Steiner Sports Marketing and Memorabilia, the largest company of its kind in America. Considered a sports marketing guru, Brandon is a permanent fixture in the media as a regular on ESPN NY Radio 98.7 FM and as host of "The Hook-Up with Brandon Steiner" on YES Network. He has appeared frequently on CNBC, CNN, MSNBC, ESPN, and in newspapers including the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. The author of The Business Playbook: Leadership Lessons from the World of Sports and You Gotta Have Balls: How a Kid from Brooklyn Started From Scratch, Bought Yankee Stadium, and Created a Sports Empire, Brandon lives in Scarsdale, New York, with his wife, Mara and children Crosby and Nicole.