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Bob Scalise: Leading Coaches To Success

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Listen in as Positive Coaching Alliance goes 1-on-1 in interviews with top pro and college players, coaches, executives, and other major sports figures and academics who provide tips, tools, information and inspiration for youth and high school sports coaches, parents and student-athletes.

This 1-on-1 interview features PCA National Advisory Board Member Bob Scalise. Scalise is serving in his 14th year as Harvard's Director of Athletics (@harvardcrimson). In this time, Scalise has seen Harvard win 16 national team championships and 97 Ivy League titles. Prior to serving as the Director of Athletics, Bob spent five years as associate dean and senior executive officer of the Harvard Business School. Bob was an All-America lacrosse player at Brown and later served as head coach of the Harvard men's lacrosse and women's soccer programs.

Jim Thompson (@JimThompson18), PCA Founder and CEO, talks to Bob about topics ranging from college athletics as a business to helping coaches be successful as an administrator. Two of Harvard's coaches are also PCA National Advisory Board Members, Katey Stone and Tommy Amaker (@HarvardBBall), and Scalise talks about what it takes to hire successful coaches. You'll also hear Scalise talk about former Harvard Basketball player Jeremy Lin.

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