7 Must-Read Books Of All Genres For Coaches
Keltner recommends the following books, not just for 1st-time coaches, but for any coach looking to improve.
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.
John O'Sullivan says that making the ride home a 'teachable moment' starts to take the joy out of the game.
Jack Clark on what it truly means to be a team oriented player and why that is something he looks for.
Coaches can think they know it all right away. Dave St. Peter says he still doesn't know it all years later.
Grit And Resiliency Learned In Sports Lasts For Life
Former GM Trent Redden highlights the importance of two qualities that coaches should focus on in sports.
Give Effort Until You Don't Get It Wrong, Don't Just Do It Once
Award-winning coach comments on how players progress, sometimes in order to ensure they support teammates
How Coaches Can Demand Discipline Without Yelling
Award-winning coach details how he implements team rules on dress and behavior
Two Things Kobe Bryant Wished He Knew At Age 18: Empathy And Compassion
If coaches are unwilling to embrace new philosophies, these two tidbits from Kobe can help them be more open.
Helicopter, Snowplow, And Curling Parents Aren't Teaching Resiliency
"Nobody is going to sweep the ice for you" when life gets challenging as an adult, Carol Dweck explains.
Mike Nealy: How Losing Creates Teachable Moments For Youth Athletes
Sports executive, youth coach and parent explains how helping his son process a loss leads to life lessons.
Cultivating A Teachable Spirit
Become a better athlete by cultivating a teachable spirit -- constantly look for ways to improve your skills.
Supporting Your Children When They Make Mistakes
How to demonstrate unconditional support of your child while reinforcing a mastery approach to the sport.