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Einstein

Real Smart People

I don’t why it took me forty years to figure out that the smartest people are not the ones who are always talking and telling you what they know. The real smart people are those who are listening and asking questions. Stay away from the “experts” with all the answers – chances are they are selling something or have had one experience many times with no breath or depth to the experience. Read more

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The Job of Coaching?

Coaching is not a job it is not an industry! It is a way of life, a lifestyle, a profession. It is fueled by passion and driven by dedication to improving the lives of the athletes we work with work. To adopt this lifestyle is not for the faint of heart or the dilettante. Read more

calipari

Does Winning Make You A Good Coach?

calipariMarch Madness started last week and, according to my brother-in-law and many experts, we might as well hand the University of Kentucky the title already. I haven’t followed college basketball as much since moving to Europe, but the University of Kentucky and its coach, John Calipari, are divisive topics. College basketball is changing and the University of Kentucky is at the center of the storm. I’m not here to make the argument for or against Calipari’s coaching abilities, but what I find interesting is that there is even a debate at all. Read more