In football they have a valuable stat which is Yards After Contact (YAC). This is the amount of yards the ball carrier picks up after a defender made initial contact. The great backs pick up their yards both before and after they have been hit. The lesser backs pick up their yards primarily before they get hit.
In business, and in life, the big successes are the ones who can keep going even after they have suffered a setback. The ability to persevere after taking a hit is what separates the good from the great
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