5 Considerations Before Suspending or Disciplining Athletes

The following is an excerpt from the new book: Control Your Off the Field Concerns: Proven Remedies for Coaches and Athletic Directors to Solve Your Toughest Challenges Keeping your athletes in line can sometimes be a challenge. When they violate team rules, getting them back on track is one of the unpleasant aspects of coaching that …

14 Tips for Leading Generation Z Athletes

The following 14 principles for leading Post-Millenials or Generation Z are directed to the work-place, but many of the same concepts apply to athletic teams as well.  This was our number one blog post for high schools in 2018 and was excerpted from the book : Championship Performance Coaching Volume 1: Legendary Coaching Wisdom on …

14 Tips to Lead Millennials

The following 14 principles for leading Millennials are directed to the work-place, but many of the same concepts apply to athletic teams as well. Excerpted from the book Championship Performance Coaching Volume 1: Legendary Coaching Wisdom on Leadership, Motivation, and Practice Plans to Achieve Your Dream Season. Give them freedom with their schedule. Even limited …

5 Steps to Reverse Player Attitude Problems

You can turn around a player’s problem attitude by taking the following one to one coaching steps: 1) List standards of behavior expected. You probably already have a list of team rules or policies. Show him or her where they are not meeting expectations. 2) Point out weak areas that need improvement. Using performance charts, …

4 Most Common Team Captain Mistakes

You want your team captains to be like extensions of your coaching on the floor or field. But some players don’t always lead in a way that helps raise the play of everyone around them. Here are 4 mistakes that you should watch out for so your captains don’t make them. The following is excerpted …