Tag Archive for: Coaching Process

Difference Makers

The difference makers can be events, people or situations and much more. Mindset matters, maybe much more that we think. Read more

Vern Gambetta

The Coaching Process

Coaching is a process that has a firm foundation in pedagogy (practice of teaching), supported by science, forged in experience, proven and tested in the competitive arena. Part of the process is maintaining a delicate balance between pedagogy, science, experience and ultimately the results in the competitive arena. Read more

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

Coaching Tips from Chef Bobby Flay

bobby_flayYesterday I caught the end an interview with noted chef Bobby Flay. He offered two pearls of wisdom that I found very appropriate for coaches. Read more

The Crows

crowCrows are attracted to shining objects. Are you a crow? Are you immediately attracted to shining objects? Read more

Crucial Questions

These are basic questions every coach should ask on an ongoing basis as a check to make sure training is on target. Read more

On Coaching

Coaching is not something you do to the athlete; it is something you do with the athlete. It is a cooperative venture, a partnership. Never lose sight of the twenty-four hour athlete concept. The athletes we work with train for two to four hours a day. It is a fundamentally unbalanced equation because the other twenty to twenty two hours have more of an impact on the athlete’s success or failure in their chosen sport than the training time. Read more

The Coaching Process

Coaching is a process. There are no formulas or algorithms. It is quite straightforward, the process of coaching has a strong foundation in pedagogy, supported by science, forged in practice-based experience, proven & tested in the competitive arena. Read more

Focus on the Process – The Pursuit Of Excellence Has It’s Own Rewards

Foundational Beliefs #3 Focus on the Process  – The Pursuit Of Excellence Has It’s Own Rewards

It is so easy to get caught with results either in training and competition and lose sight of the process. The process is the how, the means of getting to the desired end result. Read more

Stuff

The last two posts I talked about old and new stuff today I am going to talk about plain old stuff. We all do stuff. The bottom line is do you know why you do the stuff you do? Are you just copying someone else’s stuff because it works for them? Take ownership of the stuff you do, know why you do it, and know why it works. Read more