Team Chemistry Is Undervalued In The Day And Age Of Sabermetrics
Souza admits that talent is important, but team chemistry is often what puts teams over the top.
Cavs GM David Griffin: Leaders Can Choose To Be A Fountain Or A Drain
Fountains, according to Griffin, are leaders that make those around them better, and drains suck the energy.
Winning is important, but it's more important to help kids learn life lessons because trophies collect dust.
Lavoi explores the lack of gender balance in the youth coaching ranks and why more mothers need to coach youth
Praising ineffective or absent effort is the same thing as telling kids "I don't expect you to improve."
Positive Contact Between Teammates Related To Better Athletic Performance
Keltner's research indicates that players can make each other better through positive touch.
Positive Touch Is The Fundamental Language Of Successful Cooperation
Keltner's research indicates that touch is the fundamental language of cooperation and connection.
The Positive Effects Of Fist-Bumps And High-Fives
Dacher Keltner describes a less common way to fill teammates emotional tanks- fist-bumps, high-fives and hugs.
The Power Of Saying Thank You
Saying thank you is an underrated form of filling the emotional tanks of those around you who make you better.
Connection Is The Foundation Of The Indians Success
Carter Hawkins, Cleveland Indians Player Development exec, credits "connection" for the team’s success.
Hugh McCutcheon On Establishing Trust Within Teams
Hugh McCutcheon, two-time Olympic medalist volleyball coach, on how trust leads to player and team success
Dacher Keltner: High-Fives And The Science Of Emotion In Sport
Interview of Dacher Keltner, a psychologist whose research of NBA teams explores the role of emotion in sports
Filling Emotional Tanks
Learn how to use a 5:1 ratio of positive to critical feedback to optimize the performance of your teammates.