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Finding Your Greatness: Gold Star Standard of Success

In 2012 when Nike ran their Find Your Greatness campaign I could not have been a bigger fan. As an athletic person with northwest roots, who has spent a great deal of my youth and adult life in the hometown of Prefontaine, to say that I already had an affinity for Nike is an understatement. This campaign just took me to a whole new level. The commercials featured children pushing themselves to the max of their emotional and physical limitations; challenging the viewer to do the same. With each ad I found myself cheering the kids on, wanting give them a fist bump, a gold star or a medal for their efforts. Four years later I still use this concept as a challenge to myself and others to strive for greatness. Continue reading “Finding Your Greatness: Gold Star Standard of Success”