Within a sports program coach's want their captains to be able to get their teammates into the real grind of preparing to compete at the highest level they can give. That's why the program is there - to produce a high level of athletic play for their fans. Some great entertainment. The complex part of … Continue reading Mile 15: The most complex part of leading is the most important part
Confidence. The one thing that all athletes and coaches want to bottle up and give whenever needed. "The belief in your ability to perform." Something like that is how the definition goes...right??? Sometimes you would think you have confidence but all you really have is bravado - a pretentious belief in your ability to perform. … Continue reading Mile 15: Apply this and your confidence will never drop
This post is a response to a great team retreat I just came back from. It was really great. "Launch out in the deep." Love goes much deeper than pain. It reaches in as long as it has hands. It cares as long as the object of affection remains in mind. Struggle isn't strong enough … Continue reading Mile 15: Allow Love to cultivate you
You don't have to be right! But you do have to make a decision! A close friend of mine's father couple of years ago once said, "You can't steer a parked car". That is as true today as it was back then. If you want to be a leader you have to make decisions that … Continue reading Mile 14: You don’t have to do everything right to lead forward
All motivational speakers and life coaches will agree that to find your motivation you must know your why! Why do you want to accomplish what you want to accomplish? Without your why, you don't have anything to anchor your focus when you don't feel like continuing doing what your action-process asks for. So what do … Continue reading Mile 14: The best thing to do for your motivation
There's a well known story in the Bible that recounts Jesus sending his disciples across the Sea of Galilee and while they were on their way, a storm arose with violent winds blowing. In the midst of the storm Jesus came walking on the water, entered the ship and immediately the storm was calmed. When … Continue reading Mile 14: When your journey gets rough, do you remember this?