Bill Damon: Youth Sports Can Be A Vehicle To Help Kids Find Their Purpose
Bill Damon discusses why purpose matters so much for people and why youth sports can provide purpose for kids.
Spurs GM R.C. Buford: Coach's Job Doesn't Stop When The Game Ends
Developing players and coaches doesn't depend on wins and losses during a game, but off the court too.
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."
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.
Dan James: Effort Allows Athletes To Be Triumphant In Failure
In his time as a wheelchair tennis coach, James recounts a story of an athlete who was triumphant in failure.
Ways For Coaches To Make Kids Feel Like They Matter
Oliver Luck--NCAA exec, past NFLer and noted sports parent: Why it matters to make kids feel like they matter.
Reward Extraordinary Feats, Not Ordinary
From the ultra-positive Fitzgerald: "I don't give guys stickers for doing what they're supposed to do."
6 Life Lessons From The Cubs In The 2016 World Series
Here are six lessons that youth sports participants can take away from the Cubs’ 2016 World Series win.
Brad Stevens: Sports Can Teach Kids The World Is Bigger Than They Are
Celtic's Coach Brad Stevens on sports helping kids learn that the game -- like life -- is not just about them.
See How This Coach Uses A Mistake Ritual In A Game
A Mistake Ritual helps youth athletes to let go of their mistakes and stay ready for the next action.
How This Coach Helped His Athletes Overcome Negative Self-Talk
Kiha Pimental, former Stanford University Football Player, on how to encourage positive self talk.