This has a similar them to my previous blog post regarding why interpersonal relationships are so crucial to the success or failure of coaching and the concept of athletes being “people first, athletes second.”
This month’s book review was a great read and very applicable to those working with young athletes!
Continue reading “The Energy Bus – October Book Review”
Do yourself a favour…buy this book. You won’t regret it!
This month I came across possibly the best book on coaching I’ve ever read!
Continue reading “7 Keys to Being a Great Coach – June Book Review”
John Wooden is a legend in the sport of Basketball. He was an All-American 3 times a s a player, he was the first person to inducted into the Hall of Fame as both a player and a coach and is largely regarded as one of the most successful sport coaches EVER.
John Wooden is a legend in the sport of Basketball. He was an All-American 3 times a s a player, he was the first person to inducted into the Hall of Fame as both a player and a coach and is largely regarded as one of the most successful sport coaches EVER. He won 10 NCAA championships in 12 years with UCLA. So, it’s fair to say he probably has a few good ideas on coaching…
Continue reading “Wooden – May Book Review”
Phil Jackson was a highly sought after coach in his NBA career. Coach of the globally renowned Chicago Bulls during the Michael Jordan era
When you get the opportunity to read directly from one of the greatest coaches in NBA history…it’s probably a good idea to get stuck in!
Continue reading “11 Rings – March Book Review”
I found this book hugely beneficial – so much so I read it twice!
November’s book has been one that popped up on my radar several times before I committed to reading it. I have to say I wish I read it earlier. After recommending it to a friend of mine he said, “Rob, I’m going to put it out there, Obstacle is the way is one of the best books I’ve ever read.” I have to say I probably agree…
Continue reading “The obstacle is the way – November Book Review”
October’s book came to me from a colleague who recommended it personally, so I thought it was worth reading. I wasn’t disappointed!
Here it is…
Continue reading “The score takes care of itself – October Book Review”
This month’s book is a Number 1 bestseller!
Firstly, apologies for the lack of a book review for August. In the mayhem of relocating from London to Edinburgh, I had a lapse and forgot to complete my usual review. So, moving swiftly on, here is the review for September’s book!
Continue reading “Extreme Ownership – September book review”