Saturday, July 29th, 2017

BOOK RECOMMENDATION John Maxwell spoke at the Chick-a-fil-A Leadercast in Atlanta, Georgia on May 7, 2010. His speech was captivating! In this book, he mentions several ways to effectively connect with people.

BRUCE PEARL is the current head men’s basketball coach at the University of Tennessee. Pearl has been successful in every program he has been a part of. His first elite level head coaching job was at Southern Indiana University. In 1995, he led Southern Indiana to the Division II national championship. After nine successful seasons [...]

BOOK RECOMMENDATION This book offers several successful leadership strategies for approaching basketball, business, and life. Krzyzewski mentions building trust as a key ingredient in running a team.

BOOK RECOMMENDATION This book talks about Tony Dungy’s coaching principles and life philosophy. It emphasizes the importance of being yourself as a leader.

Here are Mike Shanahan’s 16 components in a lifetime plan bringing out the best in you and helping you build success one victory at a time:   1.) Preparing – Every contingency 2.) Sacrificing – None is too great 3.) Learning – From mistakes and successes 4.) Detailing – A small detail to help a [...]

Duke and Butler battled it out for the NCAA Men’s Basketball championship Monday night. Butler’s Gordon Hayward attempted to secure the game with a last shot at the buzzer, but it hit the front of the rim and bounced to the floor. Hayward’s missed shot allowed Duke to edge out Butler 61 to 59. “It [...]

Sean Payton is the head football coach of the New Orleans Saints. His Saints won Super Bowl XLV with a monumental victory over the Indianapolis Colts. Since getting hired in New Orleans, Payton has built a winning program. He has led the Saints to two division titles and NFC championship game appearances. He is generally [...]

EDDIE ROBINSON was the former head football coach at Division I-AA Grambling University. He is the winningest coach in Division I-AA football history. From 1941 to 1997, Robinson was the head football coach at Grambling and accumulated over 400 victories. He had coached over 200 future NFL players. Robinson was voted into the College Football [...]

BILL BELICHICK is  the head football coach for the New England Patriots. He is considered a defensive mastermind and extraordinary leader. Known for his tremendous football strategy, Belichick has built a dynasty with the Patriots. His teams are known for precision and execution. Belichick has won three Super Bowl championships and four conference titles as head coach of New [...]

JOE PATERNO is one of the greatest college football coaches in NCAA history. He has an incredible legacy. Paterno has walked the sidelines at Penn State for over 60 years, almost 45 years as a head coach. He has won more games than any coach in NCAA history. Paterno has two national championships, had five [...]