Praising Talent Makes Kids Less Resilient And Afraid Of Mistakes
Carol Dweck speaks about the affects of praising a child versus focusing on the process.
Sports Teach Life Lessons That Help Prepare Us For Our Toughest Battles
Brian Baer speaks about how for one person, youth sports prepared them for tough battles later in life.
The Role Of A College Coach Is Helping Kids Develop Into Adults
Lionel Hollins talks about the importance of self-motivation when a child is a playing a sport.
The Importance Of A Coach’s Praise For Athletes
Steve Mariucci discusses why coaches should acknowledge and reinforce the good accomplished by their players.
Using The 'Excuse Box' To Reduce Excuse-Making
The Excuse Box is a great way of reducing excuse-making, and not bringing excuses into games or practice.
Parents' Reaction To Failure Translates To Their Children
Parents reaction to failure translates directly to how their kids will handle failure, according to Dweck.
Dave Preston: The Importance of a Teachable Moment
Preston emphasizes the importance of recognizing the teachable moments with your athletes.
Stephanie Schleuder: Celebration Phenomenon
Here Schleuder describes the “Celebration Phenomenon” which she used with her discouraged team.
Brad Stevens: The Key To Unlocking Potential
Stevens: "sometimes people get put in a box of what they can’t do instead of focusing on what they can do."
7 Integral Traits Coaches Seek When Building A Team At Any Level
Dave St. Peter shares what traits coaches look at when creating a team.