Alexis Jones works to empower young men to better respect and protect the women in their life.  A great 15 minute video to show your team.

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Circle of Competence

http://bit.ly/28ZqCdb

If you want to improve your odds of success in life and business then define the perimeter of your circle of competence, and operate inside.

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On Transfers

http://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/story/_/id/19613901/cameron-johnson-exit-pittsburgh-just-latest-example-ncaa-transfer-rule-mess

Jay Bilas on transfers. And here is an article on Kansas.com with some of the reasons why coaches restrict transfers. http://www.kansas.com/sports/college/article155995829.html Like it or not, I think free transfers is where we are headed in college athletics.

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Forcing Them To Lead

Our job as coaches is to get the most out of our players within the context of building a championship team.  Big picture, that’s what we are all trying to do. Leadership is a buzzword that we use all the time as coaches.  We want our players to be leaders, to take ownership.  We use […]

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Two Types of Knowledge

https://www.farnamstreetblog.com/2015/09/two-types-of-knowledge/

True experts recognize the limits of what they know and what they do not know. If they find themselves outside their circle of competence, they keep quiet or simply say, “I don’t know.”

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Toxic Superstars

http://athleticdirectoru.com/articles/dont-let-superstars-ruin-your-organization/

Damon Stoudamire on strategy for dealing with toxic superstars. First, remember that toxic behavior is almost always rooted in an individual’s insecurity. Because insecurity in high achievers develops early on, they often have difficulty internalizing praise and must constantly be reassured.

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Tribute To Dad

http://www.espn.com/espn/commentary/story/_/id/7030063/sports-give-dan-le-batard-chance-pay-back-some-dad-love

Love Dan Le Batard’s tribute to his father.

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The First Good Man I Ever Loved

https://goodmenproject.com/fathers-day/the-good-life-a-tribute-to-my-father/

A tribute from daughter to Dad.

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Duke’s #1 Fan

http://www.heraldsun.com/news/local/counties/durham-county/article156165519.html

Coach K is the best. Never forget the impact we can have.

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The humility to prepare and the confidence to pull it off

Laurence Olivier, when asked what makes a great actor