The average person puts only 25% of his energy and ability into his work. The world takes off its hat to those who put in more than 50% of their capacity, and stands on its head for those few and far between souls who devote 100%.� – Andrew Carnegie. Many think that its ok to be average like everyone else. The real enemy is average. Thinking that its ok to be mediocre. This week we will look at the difference between the average and the successful, and how we can excel ourselves past a life of mediocrity.