There is a lot to learn about the experience of coaching with most of that learning happening outside of any coaching-education seminar or workshop. Here are a few of those things I’ve learned (with more to come) . . . 1) Coaching can rip your heart out then put it back so fast you won’t know that it was […]
Just located Steal Like An Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative. I had misplaced it on my Kindle app. The author, Austin Kleon, writes how stealing, er . . . borrowing, is a great way to advance what you are trying to accomplish. Original thinking is very, very rare. A very good read. – Mike Davenport
You may, or may not, find this of interest. Angry Parent Assaults A.D., Threatens Life And Family Of Coach Unfortunately, it’s appears to be our new reality. Sad in more ways than one. – M
The World of coaching a sport is changing. More to the point, the experience of coaching a sport is changing. Wicked fast. Right in front of our eyes. It is evolving, moving, morphing into something different. Change? What change? In Leadership In Sport, a college course I teach, we study several of the great coaches. I’ll admit, some of the things […]
This article details an incident in which a coach shoves a player. Idaho State Suspends Coach Over Shoving Incident There are many significant issues in this story, with one being where lies the border between an incident like this being private and being public? That’s a question that seems to be being asked more and […]
This is one of those stories: Youth Football Coach Won’t Be Charged with Felony in Assault Case. I’m not weighing in on either side. Just one of those stories.