Working Hard And Smiling Are Two Signs Of A Great Practice Environment
Christian Lavers talks about the signs that a coach has created the right environment for the players.
Trusting The Process Even When You Dislike The Results
Mental skills coach Graham Betchart says confidence based on external feedback is "shaky confidence."
See a PCA experts opinion on whether coaches should punish athletes with running for poor performance.
Work with the player to set up clear, consistent, and simple expectations for positive things he can do.
First, think about encouraging your daughter to help her coach understand her play, personality, and learning.
Two Foundational Cultural Values To Build Upon: Attitude And Work Ethic
Northwestern's Pat Fitzgerald believes in having a set of values that his players and coaches abide by.
Creating A Challenging Culture That Kids Want To Be Apart Of
Christian Lavers talks about creating an environment that helps players accomplish their goals.
Positive Reinforcement Helps Kids Improve More Quickly Than Yelling Does
Jack Clark believes that the best way to improve a team is to focus on what the team is doing well.
The #1 Attribute Leaders Look For In Players: Be A Giver
Rodriguez advises leaders and coaches to look at the character of a person rather than their characteristics.
How Self-Compassion Helps With Resilience And Handling Failure
Self-compassion and remembering that failure is part of being human helps people persist and be resilient.
Even If You Aren't LeBron James, You Can Still Be A Game Changer
Former General Manager claims that a focus on fundamentals can allow any player to make a difference.
Culture Is Centered Around One Word: Compete
If players have competed to be better students, people, and players every day, they've had a good day.
Parents Need To Stop Trophy-Chasing And Let Their Kids Learn
Winning is important, but it's more important to help kids learn life lessons because trophies collect dust.