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Effective Coaching: You Don't Have To Be Loud To Be Heard

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Albert "AJ" Johnson (@AJinsuresME) played 8 years of professional football in the NFL, NFL Europe, and the CFL. AJ played for the Houston Texans, Miami Dolphins and New York Jets and was also a two-time CFL All-star. He is now the Chapter Executive Director for Positive Coaching Alliance in Houston.

AJ learned one of the more important coaching lessons from his Dad. His dad was not a yeller, he believed in talking to people and treating them how they wanted to be treated. AJ learned from him that the best way you earn respect from athletes as a coach is by treating them the right way and building solid relationships. Coaches don't have to be loud to be heard.