As an adjunct professor and a mental coach, I crave this from student-athletes! This story is titled "The Best Teacher I Ever Had" by David Owen. What you'll find in this story is what I consider to be the gateway towards becoming a great leader! Mr. Whitson taught sixth-grade science. On the first day of … Continue reading Mile 86: This story is exactly what I hope I could teach my students
Football season has begun and again, basketball season is about to start soon and baseball is wrapping up their long season. Every year people buy alot of jerseys, food and tickets to watch their favorite teams duke it out! Some fans are loyal and cheer their teams on even though the teams may not have … Continue reading Mile 86: Every person trying to grow or knows someone who’s attempting something needs to read this!
One of the most purposeful weapons is the bow and arrow. What I mean is that if 6 guys were running up to you to harm you and you had a gun and a bow and arrow on a table next to you, you most likely will choose the gun. If you chose the bow … Continue reading Mile 86: Sometimes this reminder is all you need. Watch how it will release resolve in your life today!
They had fights, they tried to manipulate, they hated, they loved, they tried new things, they cared and were passionate about their perspectives! This is what I remember about working for 2 years with young men at a group home as what I called "a surrogate father". I take many of the insights I learned … Continue reading Mile 85: Why having that sense of family is important for a head coach
Do you find yourself being discouraged, upset, mentally weary or frustrated because you aren't where you want to be in your game? or because you haven't gotten a championship? or because you haven't yet reached (fill in the blank)? Here's one common reason why this happens to you? REEL vs. PHOTO Most people when they … Continue reading Mile 85: How watching a film can combat against the discouragements found in following your goals
In this small group that I attend, a young lady shared how she was feeling worthless and behaving in a way that she didn't want to behave. I know that wasn't a great ease into this blog post but bear with me, this may be a short post but it is absolutely important to share. … Continue reading Mile 85: This is a GREAT exercise to do periodically as you journey through life