Persuading someone to take positive action is at the core of what coaches do. And it’s one of the hardest processes for a coach to master. Barking orders at an athlete and expecting positive action is unrealistic — especially today.
There’s so much to do, when we coach. Recruiting, fundraising, transport, budgets, training plans, are just the tips of the iceberg. It’s enough to drive you crazy, and it can. A short talk on the priority plan I use, to help me keep my sanity — or at least not lose all of it!