Sample Script For ELM Tree Of Mastery
Coaches can use this script to introduce athletes to the concept of the ELM Tree of Mastery.
Don't Over Coach (K.I.S.S. - Keep It Simple, Stupid)
Wardell Jones talks about how keeping it simple benefits everyone involved with the team.
Learn about this model for athletes based on improving themselves, teammates and their sport as a whole.
Here are 3 key tools to helping you stay on top of your academics during your sports seasons from ClassTracker
Stanford Golf Coach Anne Walker talks about the type of people she looks for when recruiting for her team.
Trusting The Process Even When You Dislike The Results
Mental skills coach Graham Betchart says confidence based on external feedback is "shaky confidence."
No Matter What The Score Is, If You Reward Effort, Results Come Later
Tod Creneti talks about how rewarding things like effort regardless of the score make a team better.
Don't Grade Yourself On Results, Grade Yourself On Process
Michael Connell stresses that it is more important that you focus on execution rather than the result.
Karen Aston: Providing Mentorship For Younger Coaches
Coaches always have the ability to form bonds with other coaches as they help each other improve.
Two Foundational Cultural Values To Build Upon: Attitude And Work Ethic
Northwestern's Pat Fitzgerald believes in having a set of values that his players and coaches abide by.
Twins President: Fun Is A Necessary Ingredient Of Success On The Field
The best players always keep fun in mind: keeping fun in mind is an important ingredient of success.
Creating A Challenging Culture That Kids Want To Be Apart Of
Christian Lavers talks about creating an environment that helps players accomplish their goals.
7 Must-Read Books Of All Genres For Coaches
Keltner recommends the following books, not just for 1st-time coaches, but for any coach looking to improve.