Blame no one. Expect Nothing. Do Something.

“Blame no one. Expect nothing. Do something.”

Yesterday Tom Peters tweeted this mantra from former NFL coach Bill Parcells.  It struck me as an concise, powerful expression of an attitude I try to bring to my work as a coach and maintain in my own life (although I fail all the time.) It’s a mindset that I find very motivating…So why does Parcell’s mantra work for me? Because when I hear it, the underlying message isn’t “Suck it up” but “Make it better.

~ Ed Batista, Make It Better

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