Working With Less Skilled Athletes In A Competitive Environment
I would suggest measuring all your players by a wider range of traditional and non-traditional metrics.
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.
Marlon Stewart (Oregon State Men's Basketball) explains the role of personality in recruiting student-athletes
Baker suggests athletes reframe failures in sports to learn from mistakes and better focus on the next play.
Former MLB All-Star Curtis Granderson talks about forgetting mistakes to focus on the rest of the game.
Four Ways To Balance Athletic Identity
What if you worked on yourself as a person first, not just an athlete? Read here on how you can do just that.
Katie Ledecky’s High School AD: “Who Will Be the Next Katie Ledecky?”
The natural reaction to the question is that I’m referring to competitive swimming success. In fact, I am not.
The Role of Character in Olympians
Working with Olympians has allowed me to see the significant role that great character plays in success.
Discussion Guide for Mind/Game: The Unquiet Journey of Chamique Holdsclaw
Watch Mind/Game with your team or child and use this guide for a discussion on mental health in sports.
Teachable Moments While Watching The Olympics
Watching your favorite events with athletes you are coaching or parenting? Help them find teachable moments.
Helping Youth Recognize Positive Traits And Behaviors Within Themselves
"You're-the-kind-of-person-who..." statements help youth identify their strengths.
Coaches accustomed to yelling are more likely to yell even when the problem requires a different approach.
The Risks Of Paying Players
Focus on symbolic rewards, instead of monetary, to appreciate effort from your players.