Leading From The Side

Visibility – one of the strongest attributes any leader possess. Yes, visibility is an attribute…a trait or characteristic, because it’s…

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So, Your Program Didn’t Get A Fair Shake…

Rabbit’s foot, horseshoe or four-leaf clover – things often employed as last ditch efforts to get a favorable outcome. Not…

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Mastering Student-Athlete Accountability

Accountability never occurs without this ever-present, never-changing critical component: GUIDANCE. When accountability is lacking, it usually means guidance is missing.…

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When YOU Must Become Your Program’s Expert

Doctors and spouses – things most often turned to for a second opinion. And, sometimes, their opinion requires another opinion.…

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A Humbling Fall From Grace

No program experiences failure, until it experiences a humbling defeat. This doesn’t mean losing a title game or showing no…

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You Want Smooth Edges

Objects with tattered and rough edges are hard on clothing, toddlers and taste buds. Edges serve a purpose, and can’t…

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Aligning Actions With Goals

Every plan written, mission undertaken or objective pursued has some form of failure along the way. The term “flawless” usually…

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Correctly Handling Second Chances Within Your Program

Every sports program strives for a culture where things are done right the first time. What happens when this expectation…

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One Thing Earns The Respect You Deserve

Every car commercial highlights one key feature – consistency! Spokespeople use terms like reliable, dependable, durable and long-lasting to say,…

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