Monthly Archives: October 2011

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SHAKING HANDS

2017-02-03T02:25:34+00:00October 29th, 2011|

At some point in time someone somewhere decided that shaking hands would be the way that people would greet each other. Next thing you know everyone is doing it for centuries to come. Nowadays you can lose a job opportunity because of the way you shake hands on your interview. People get judged on their [...]

TOP 3

2017-02-03T02:25:35+00:00October 22nd, 2011|

I was at a coach’s clinic this summer and the speaker was talkingabout the effect that coach’s have on their players’ lives both on and off thecourt. Obviously this topic was not something new to me because I have coached for a decent amount of years and I have seen the effects first hand. What [...]

SECRET TO SUCCESS

2017-02-03T02:25:35+00:00October 15th, 2011|

One of my former players sent me a video on facebook the other day about success. The video had current NBA players going through hard workouts as an unseen narrator told a story about a young man and his guru. The story starts with the young man telling the guru he wants to be successful. [...]

FREE LUNCH

2017-02-03T02:25:35+00:00October 10th, 2011|

I didn’t grow up with a lot of material things. I had more love in my household than money and that was fine with me. My mom did her best to make us happy and keep a roof over our heads (mission accomplished) No matter what struggles we had growing up without a lot of [...]

SIXTEEN MINUTES

2017-02-03T02:25:35+00:00October 1st, 2011|

  I‘ll never forget the first time I had to run the mile in gym class. I had a whole mix of emotions going thru me at the time. My gym class was during second period so I was trying to figure out if I should run it hard and sweat all day, or play [...]