Sample Script For ELM Tree Of Mastery
Coaches can use this script to introduce athletes to the concept of the ELM Tree of Mastery.
Twins President: Fun Is A Necessary Ingredient Of Success On The Field
The best players always keep fun in mind: keeping fun in mind is an important ingredient of success.
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.
Creating A Challenging Culture That Kids Want To Be Apart Of
Christian Lavers talks about creating an environment that helps players accoplish their goals.
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.
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.
How To Make Sports The Best 2 Hours Of A Kids Day
Once a player is out on the ice, Brad Frost makes sure that the only thing on their mind is hockey.
Failure Is Inevitable In Sports And In Life; Not Even Trying Is Tragic
Dan James talks about the right kind of failing and how people constantly try to protect others from failure.
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.
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.