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Strive Leadership

5 BOOKS EVERY COACH SHOULD READ THIS SUMMER...


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Jun 23, 2017 Comments

Summer Season: Winding down or gearing up?

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Jun 16, 2017 Comments

Being A Leader: On The Court & In The Classroom


Note to Readers:

For the last several weeks, Strive: How You Lead Matters staff had the pleasure of working with Sanford School Senior, Marcus Childers McCollum. While completing his Senior Project with Strive, Marcus immersed himself in learning about the work we do and why.  As a high school student-athlete himself, he's had personal experiences as a leader and a student-athlete. 

In honor of Marcus’s graduation TODAY, we are sharing a blog he wrote for Strive, providing his thoughts on leadership and the key factors that helped him develop as a successful student-athlete leader.  

Take it away Marcus...

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Jun 09, 2017 Comments

Strive partners with Millsaps College

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May 04, 2017 Comments

How Coaches Build Team Trust

"Trust is the quintessential building block for any friendship, relationship or partnership."

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Apr 06, 2017 Comments

The Importance of Trust Within a Team

"Successful teamwork is built on a foundation of trust. Each member of the team must establish trust, cultivate trust through his actions and words, and work to maintain it."

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Apr 03, 2017 Comments

Goals are Important, Coaches Can Help Achieve Them

"Elite athletes are goal-setting machines, and the habit of continual goal setting is a primary reason they climb the ladder to the elite level." 

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Mar 31, 2017 Comments

Goal Setting for Young Athletes

"The process of setting goals guides athletes to understand their current level of skill and achievement and their ability to progress. Establishing goals may seem simple, but to do so effectively requires an understanding of the types of goals, especially related to athletics, and the process to set, monitor, and accomplish an objective."

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Mar 30, 2017 Comments

12 Different Types of Leadership Styles

"According to Research by asaecenter, leadership style is the way a person uses power to lead other people. Research has identified a variety of leadership styles based on the number of followers. The most appropriate leadership style depends on the function of the leader, the followers and the situation."

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Mar 23, 2017 Comments

How To Focus: 4 Proven Tricks To Improve Concentration

Ever feel like you have the attention span of a fruit fly? These distraction-fighting techniques by Camille Noe Pagán for the Huffington Post will help you snap to.

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Mar 16, 2017 Comments