April 30, 2010 Our mission is to help our young people grow moral virtues through education, deliberate virtuous acts, perseverance in struggles, and by following good examples. I would like to drill down a little deeper into the “example” part of this equation. Aristotle had a pretty good handle on the learning process, and modern […]

Speak it into Existence

March 27, 2010 I had been coaching about 10 years and our teams had had moderate success. We were average, ever looking for the secret formula that would propel our program to the next level. A state contender. Then one day, it dawned on us. While we all were harboring secret thoughts of playing for […]

Entitlement – Generation “Me”: What to do about it.

April 16, 2010 As a coach, you are on the front lines, so it’s probably no news to you that today’s kids act more “entitled” than they used to. Isn’t it nice when scientific study backs up what’s happening in real life. A new study by San Diego State professor Jean Twenge (author of: The […]