Running a business often means no single point of payoff, no clear winner or loser at a particular point in time, no podium, no gold medal. There’s just the long, arduous slog of doing the same things, day in, day out. And it’s in that sameness, in that cradle of monotony, that mediocrity is born. So five tips: set a big hairy goal, achieve, celebrate people, teach and get out of the way. Five steps toward achieving greatness.