Mark Cuban says there's only one thing in life you can control: your own effort

By Anne Bachrach

The Accountability Coach

Mark Cuban, the billionaire owner of the Dallas Mavericks, says: “The one requirement for success in our business lives is effort. Either you make the commitment to get results or you don't. That second point is critical, too. Making more of an effort is not the same thing as working longer. It's working better; setting goals and getting results.”

I couldn’t agree more with his philosophy, and he has made it work for him. You can make it work for you also, if you want to…

You may want to read Cuban's new book and apply the concepts to help you make 2012 a fantastic year. His book is called "How to Win at the Sport of Business: If I Can Do It, You Can Do It.

Check it out for yourself.