Posts

Showing posts from August, 2019

Leading Narratives At The National Principal's Conference

Image
Dan Spainhour's latest book Leading Narratives was used as a resource at the National Principal's conference in Boston. Many thanks to presenter Andrew Marotta @MarottaAndrew for including us! About the book ​  Leading Narratives is the latest book from Dan Spainhour. The book contains his collection of stories and parables that he has used during his 34 years as an athletic professional. Each story ends with a moral and lesson for leaders to impart to the people they are leading. Dan Spainhour on the book ​​A huge part of my coaching foundation was formed when as a very young coach, I got the opportunity to work the Duke Basketball Camp. My first year was the summer following Coach Mike Krzyzewski’s third season at Duke which saw his team finish 11-17—his second consecutive losing season. At that time there were lots of rumblings about how long it was going to be before he was fired. I’m sure Coach felt pressure but he never showed it. On the last night of

In The September 2019 Issue of The Coaching and Leadership Journal

Image
Here is some of what your will find in the September 2019 issue of the Coaching and Leadership Journal: Leadership profile—Dave Clawson, Wake Forest Football Labor day quotes for leaders Dave Ramsey on lessons from football coaches Ways to stay positive when you’re having a bad day Takeaways from Jimmy Johnson Persistent Tim (Brown) Learning from Buck O’Neil Get your butterflies into formation Actually winners do quit Learning from the World Cup champions Move forward by feeling your disappointment  Ways to recharge And much more! The journal is a monthly source of leadership ideas and techniques written specifically for leaders. Each month our editor brings his 36 years of expertise to the journal. "The main objective of this journal is to provide leaders the means to learn without having to waste their valuable time.”—Dan Spainhour, Editor of The Coaching and Leadership Journal     When you subscribe you will receive: A print edition of the Journ

Meet Laura Beeman A Coaching & Leadership Journal Subscriber

Image
The 2019-20 season of the University of Hawaii women's basketball program will be the eighth season under head coach Laura Beeman. She and her staff have revitalized the program, leading the Rainbow Wahine to their first conference title since 1997-98 with the 2015 Big West regular season championship, and the program’s first NCAA Tournament berth since 1998 following its 2016 Big West Tournament championship. Before reaching the 2016 NCAA Tournament, Hawaii advanced to the Women’s National Invitational Tournament in three-straight years from 2013-15, plus an additional appearance in 2019. Under Beeman’s reign, UH has notched four different national postseason appearances. Laura picked up her 100th career victory at UH with a 59-54 win over Cal State Fullerton on February 8, 2018. While accomplishing career win No. 500 on Feb. 7th, 2019 in a 70-68 victory at UC Irvine. Prior to Hawaii she was at Southern California as the associate head coach under Michael Cooper where they re

A Leadership Profile of Mike Martin In The August 2019 CLJ Issue

Image
Mike Martin is the former head baseball coach of the Florida State Seminoles baseball team. Martin is the all-time winningest coach in NCAA Division I college baseball. Upon the completion of his career, Martin had compiled a record of 2,029 wins, 736 losses and four ties over 40 seasons of collegiate coaching. On May 5, 2018, Martin reached 1,976 career wins, surpassing legendary coach Augie Garrido. Along with Mike  you will also find much more in the August 2019 issue of The Coaching and Leadership Journal including: World Cup Champion Jill Ellis and Mark Thompson, CEO of the NY Times talk leadership Life changing lessons from Anne Frank A body language checklist for public speaker How to use your stature in your favor The Secret and success Sir Dave Brailsford and his 1% model Learning from Stanley Cup winner, Craig Berube Get hot without getting mad Don’t be a spirit crusher How to have healthy disagreements The 3T’s of leadership Jeff Bezos’ difference maker

Jill Ellis and Mark Thompson Talk Leadership In The August Issue Of The Coaching and Leadership Journal

Image
World Cup Champion Jill Ellis and Mark Thompson, CEO of the NY Times talk leadership Along with Jill and Mark you will also find much more in the August 2019 issue of The Coaching and Leadership Journal including: Life changing lessons from Anne Frank A body language checklist for public speaker How to use your stature in your favor The Secret and success Leadership profile—Mike Martin, FSU baseball Sir Dave Brailsford and his 1% model Learning from Stanley Cup winner, Craig Berube Get hot without getting mad Don’t be a spirit crusher How to have healthy disagreements The 3T’s of leadership Jeff Bezos’ difference maker And More! Want your copy? Buy now and both the print & digital August 2019 editions will be sent to you. August 2019 Issue $15 Buy now! Start an annual subscription Request a sample issue