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22
Apr

Bubba Watson wins Masters with an attitude of gratitude

If you saw Sunday’s final round of the 2014 Masters Championship, you were rewarded with the magnificence of Bubba Watson. Not only was he hitting the golf ball over 300 yards at will, his irons were laser-like at every pin. His amazing play led to him capturing his second green jacket at Augusta National. However, [...]

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10
Apr

American Hustle teaches us a valuable business lesson

American Hustle,” while one of the year’s best movies, also teaches us a powerful business lesson. Bradley Cooper plays a fumbling FBI neophyte who wants to make a quick name for himself. He entices Christian Bale and Amy Adams, whom he catches on a con, to help him learn the con game. His goal is [...]

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06
Feb

Phil Mickelson Uses his Smile as a Mental Toughness Tool

As an inspirational sports speaker, I am always looking for success stories. Here is one about how Phil Mickelson uses his smile as a mental toughness tool. He smiles a lot, but it is not only to engage the audience, his smile acts as a pressure release mechanism. His smile releases all that pent up [...]

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04
Feb

The Head Coach: A weekly column in The Leaf Chronicle with Motivational Speaker Dr. Gregg Steinberg

Are you going to paint your face for the Super Bowl? People do some crazy stuff on game day — ergo, the term fan comes from fanatic. The Super Bowl is “The Big Game”, and there will be plenty of fanatical face painters in the colors of the Forty-Niners and the Ravens all over Mercedes [...]

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03
Feb

Get more Mentally Tough like Tiger Woods

As an inspirational business speaker, I get a lot of questions about staying confident in this tough economy. Check out my article on the PGATOUR.com about how Tiger Woods uses a clever psychological strategy to maintain his confidence. Here is the link: http://www.pgatour.com/tourreport/2013/01/28/mental-game–stay-confident-with-tiger-approach.html

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30
Jan

PGATOUR Radio show on Mental Game

As a sports psychologist, I am a guest every Tuesday on Talk of the Tour on the PGATOUR Radio Show with John Swantek about mental toughness.  Check out my latest appearance here: http://www.pgatour.com/video.html/2013/01/23/steinberg-interview-from–talk-of-the-tour-

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19
Nov

The Head Coach: Pride beats intimidation in football, and in life.

Football mimics life in many ways. One way is in the challenge of motivating others to perform at their peak. Teachers struggle to motivate their students. Parents try to spark their children to study more. Coaches can, at times, have a difficult time setting a fire under their players. That is why Bud Adams stepped [...]

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15
Nov

Winning Life’s Lottery

You won life’s lottery if you were born in these United States of America. Given your great fortune, you can become anything you desire. You can even become president. Just look at whom we reelected as President this past week — Barack Obama. He came from a lower middle class family and was raised by [...]

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31
Oct

SiriusXM PGA TOUR Radio interview – Nick Watney’s win at the CIMB Classic

Dr. Gregg Steinberg talks with John Swantek from SiriusXM PGA TOUR Radio about Nick Watney’s win at the CIMB Classic:

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24
Oct

Dr. Gregg on SiriusXM PGA TOUR Radio – Tommy Gainey’s win at the McGladrey Classic

Dr. Gregg was featured again on “Talk of the TOUR” by John Swantek from SiriusXM PGA TOUR radio to discuss Tommy Gainey’s win at the McGladrey Classic. Check out the interview below:

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