5 Commitments Coaches Can Make to Work with Parents

The New Challenge: Calling Parents Up, Not Out Years ago, when I was coaching in Ireland, I had a much different criticism of parents in sports. Generally, with some exceptions, the parents were uninvolved and uninterested in their son’s basketball games. Basketball...

Why We Need Leaders Who Call People Up Instead of Calling People Out

Young People Need Models, Not Critics A Model Leader  In 2015 Pope Francis visited Philadelphia and I spent those few days amazed at the extent of the coverage by the major news networks. Our main stream media was showing 24 hour coverage of the visit and this was...

How to Become a Transformational Coach on the Sidelines

The Crazed Sideline Coach “Simply put, we have to learn to become mindful of who we are and what we are doing. This development of mindfulness, the ability to perceive ourselves and others accurately, is the most profound journey a coach can take.” -Joe Ehrmann  Since...

10 Healthy Ways to Support Your Child’s Dreams

Supporting Your Child’s Dream Doesn’t Always Look Like You Think it Does Dreams are great! Right… I dreamt BIG all my life. And I hope my children have big dreams in life. Dreams fuel our passion to do great things and become greater versions of...