Tag Archives: Jon Gordon

Think & Act Like a Champion

This is a great article from Jon Gordon’s blog. Think and act like a champion and great things will happen. I meet and learn from Champions every day. Not just in locker rooms but in classrooms, hospitals, homeless shelters, homes … Continue reading

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Stretching Yourself

Great article from Jon Gordon on how to stretch your mind, body and soul. How will you stretch yourself? I hadn’t run more than three miles in twenty years. In fact I walk more often than I run. But last … Continue reading

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Thoughts From Coaching U Live

Jimmy Dykes @JimmyDykesLive The best do not get bored with the basics. Toughness – doing what’s right when it’s really, really hard to do what’s right. Good coaches identify the problem. Great coaches fix the problem. Kevin Eastman @KevinEastman You … Continue reading

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Will Smith’s Secret to Success

Will Smith’s Secret to Success

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1. Champions Expect to Win – When they walk on the court, on the field, into a meeting or in a classroom they expect to win. In fact they are surprised when they don’t win. They expect success and their … Continue reading

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Mental Toughness

As a coach, it’s important to prepare your team not only physically, but mentally. The game is 80% mental and 20% physical. Here is an example of mental toughness. Look at the score, Knicks 105 Pacers 102. Reggie Miller had … Continue reading

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Think Positive

Always think positive, if you want positive results. Here’s a great link to share with your team about having a positive mindset. Positive Team Pledge

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10. Great leaders know that success is a process not a destination – One of my heroes John Wooden, the legendary UCLA basketball coach, never focused on winning. He knew that winning was the by product of great leadership, teamwork, … Continue reading

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