In the movie “Sandlot,” Rodriguez provides some insight into five key concepts that make the transformation possible.
● Have a contagious passion for the game
● Champion the strengths of the team
● Compensate for weaknesses
● Allow the freedom to fail
● Keep the learning curve high
● Have fun!
1. If you were going to outline the common elements of all Golden Zones, what would they have?
2. Do you know anyone who lives life in the Golden Zone? Can you name three?
3. Does your ethical track record look more like a destructive Burn Zone than it does the Golden Zone?
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you helped them become what they are capable of being.—Goethe
A candle loses nothing of its light by lighting another candle.—Spurgeon