7 Things Every Coach Would Want from Sports Parents

  Moms and dads all across America, so loving and rational at home, can transform into a raging animals at their child’s sports game. If you’re a sports parent, here are seven things that we (your kids, coaches, and...

Dick Vermeil’s 7 Leadership Principles

MAKE SURE PEOPLE KNOW YOU CARE ABOUT THEM • To win over people you must first win over their hearts. • People care about those who care about them. • Regardless of what uniform...

Focus on the Process

  Coach Nick Saban doesn’t actually refer to it very often, but every one of his assistants and players lives by it. They say it for him, tattooing it at the front of their...

The Size of Your Struggle

  Post-traumatic growth. It’s a beautiful idea. Psychologists call it adversarial growth or post-traumatic growth. “That which doesn’t kill me makes me stronger” is not a cliché but fact. “The struggle against an obstacle...

Players Win Games and Coaches Lose Them

  There is a saying in sports that many of us have heard and that’s, “Players Win Games and Coaches Lose Them.”  It sounds good and I hear it referenced often but what does...

Responsible Coach

  Coaching is one part influence and two parts responsibility. As people of influence, coaches must always take responsibility for their contribution to the problems, the victories, the struggles, and the losses. More than...