The New York Giants were all but eliminated from the NFL playoff chase in December 2011, when a world history teacher from a New Jersey high school gave them a motivational speech that changed the team’s collective mindset.
As a result, the team turned its season around and defeated the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLVI.
That high school teacher, Gian Paul Gonzalez, shared his “all in” philosophy that changed the Giants’ fortunes and has helped motivate teams and organizations around the world during general session at the at the co-located CUNA Technology Council and CUNA Operations and Member Experience Council Conference in Chicago on Friday.
Being “all in” is a personal choice that each of us make to commit and give our best every day, Gonzalez says.
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