Coach the Species, not the Sport

Coach the Species, not the Sport

“How does the team look this year?” Years ago I ran into a former coach of mine who was entering his 27th year of coaching. “I don’t know just yet,” the old coach replied. “Well, you went pretty deep into the playoffs last year, so things are looking pretty good,” I offered. He thought for… Continue Reading

Education and Discipline

Education and Discipline

I believe books are the most under-valued and under-appreciated technology in the world. I also believe that teaching leadership is less about the number of books you have read and more about being an open book. In my experience, most students are unimpressed with titles and accolades. Instead, they want to hear stories and experiences. I get… Continue Reading

The Power of Belief

The Power of Belief

The journey of where I am as I write this started with a simple thought, “I want to work at IMG Academy.” The position I wanted required more than what I currently possessed, including a masters degree, a few certifications, learning a new language, and a doctorate in psychology for good measure. At the time,… Continue Reading