Author Archives: James Leath

Increase Emotional Intelligence with Intentional Interruptions

Increase Emotional Intelligence with Intentional Interruptions

“…after that, we’ll break up into defensive groups and work on technique.”
An athlete walks into the room—three minutes late—while I go over the day’s practice plan.

I pause, we make eye contact.
He nods, I nod back, and then he quietly sits down with his team.

A few minutes later, everyone knows what is going to happen today at practice except one person.
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The Captain Class: The Hidden Force That Creates the World’s Greatest Teams

The Captain Class: The Hidden Force That Creates the World’s Greatest Teams

The Captain Class: The Hidden Force That Creates the World’s Greatest Teams “The secret to winning is not what you think it is. It’s not the coach. It’s not the star. It’s not money. It’s not a strategy. It’s something else entirely.” The founding editor of The Wall Street Journal’s sports section profiles the greatest teams in… Continue Reading