11 Tips For The First-Time Coach
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Good coaches get players into the game.
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Stanford Golf Coach Anne Walker talks about the type of people she looks for when recruiting for her team.
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.
Positive Coaching Takes Work, But It Makes My Job Easier
Jack Clark talks about how coaching positively can be challenging, but is necessary.
Trusting The Process Even When You Dislike The Results
Mental skills coach Graham Betchart says confidence based on external feedback is "shaky confidence."
If Coaches Do Their Job Right, Players Will Want To Come Back Forever
Tod Creneti says a good coach will inspire a player to come back 25 years later.
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.
When A Kid Makes A Brutal Mistake, They Know It
Brad Frost talks about how to coach up a kid who has made a big mistake in a game.
Karen Aston: Providing Mentorship For Younger Coaches
Coaches always have the ability to form bonds with other coaches as they help each other improve.