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The BJU Bruins vs Trinity College in the men's basketball regional championship. Photo by Kayla Pierce 2017. Courtesy of Tony Miller

What it Means to be “Champions Today”

What it Means to be “Champions Today”

Several years ago, our coaching staff chose the phrase “Champions Today” as our program’s motto for that season. Throughout the year, people would ask what exactly “Champions Today” meant. Some figured we were placing an added emphasis on winning, while others thought it had something to do with the pursuit of a championship. In actuality, the phrase

Team Culture Tips – Oklahoma Coach Sherri Coale

Team Culture Tips – Oklahoma Coach Sherri Coale

Maybe you’ve read the book What Drives Winning by Brett Ledbetter—the culmination of hundreds of interviews with pro athletes, championship coaches and leading researchers that uncover the intangibles necessary for success. He held a conference last year, and in checking out the videos on his website I came across this interview with Oklahoma women’s basketball coach,

Feb. 20, 2016 - Surprise, AZ, USA - Kansas City Royals general manager Dayton Moore, right, visits with Baseball Operations Assistant/Player Development Chris Getz during a spring training workout on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016, in Surprise, Ariz. (Credit Image: � John Sleezer/TNS via ZUMA Wire)

From Worst to World Series

From Worst to World Series: Dayton Moore’s Process You may or may not have heard of Dayton Moore, but if you follow professional baseball, you have heard of the Kansas City Royals.  Once the laughing stock of Major League Baseball, the Royals have gone from baseball’s worst team to one of baseball’s hottest teams, fresh

Oct. 7, 2014 - Oct. 7, 2014 - Basketball Berlin 07.10.2014 NBA Preseason Saison 2014/2015 San Antonio Spurs Training Kawhi Leonard Trainer Gregg Popovich....Basketball Berlin 07 10 2014 NBA Preseason Season 2014 2015 San Antonio Spurs Training Kawhi Leonard team manager Gregg Popovich (Credit Image: � Imago/ZUMA Wire)

Two Questions to Help You Create the Team Culture You Want

“Two Questions to Help You Create the Team Culture You Want” by Stephanie Zonars was originally published by lifebeyondsport.com The latest buzzword when it comes to leading teams is “culture.” Everyone is talking about it, but what’s it really mean?  In its simplest form, “culture” represents how groups of people function. Whether a family, team, business or organization