Coaching’s changed, but it’s now limited by a new problem. We have too many analysts, and not enough artists.
The more things change in coaching, the more they stay the same.
If thinking for yourself was easy, everyone would do it. Very few do, but I hope that doesn’t mean you won’t.
There’s a simple formula for getting lucky: do something cool and tell people about it. Here’s my story:
A coach’s job isn’t to produce better players and teams. It’s to build systems that produce better players and teams.
1/ Writing improves your thinking. Writing is the medium in which thinking takes place. If you can’t articulate an idea in writing, you don’t understand it well enough to coach…