Category: Leadership

Paradoxical Commandments of Leadership

These leadership commandments were written by Kent M. Keith. Some really good thoughts to apply to our own leadership styles and attitudes as well as to share with our coaching staffs and players. People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered. Love…

Qualities of a Leader

I am not sure where I found this, and don’t agree with all of it, but I think that there are some good thoughts that coaches can use for themselves, their staffs, and their teams. A leader… 1. has to…

John Wooden Desirable Coaching Traits

Attentiveness to Detail You must prepare to win in order to be a winner. Failure to prepare is preparing to fail. Impartiality This is a must, but you must remember that you must not treat everyone alike as they are…

Stoplight Theory of Improvement

This article was written by University of Washington women’s Basketball Coach Mike Neighbors and shared with his permission. I have made slight editing changes to adapt the message to all professions, not just basketball coaching. If you want to download…