If there is one thing I have learned on this incredible journey we call life, it is this: the sign of a truly successful individual is humility.
The truth is, what Americans enjoy about football is much of what makes the sport dangerous. However, I believe there must be a way to find the art of success and vitality in football, without the driving the level of impact that causes serious risk of head trauma, paralysis and other life-changing injuries.
Our education system was developed for an industrial era where we could teach certain skills to our children and they were able to use these skills for the rest of their lives working productively in an industry.
Call it the Tiger Mom effect: In the business world today, failure is apparently not an option.