How to Reach Millennials: A Simple Trick From a Successful, 70-Year-Old Basketball Coach

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Duke Blue Devils coach Mike Krzyzewski is gearing up for another NCAA tournament run. Here’s how he reaches his players–despite being 50 years their senior. By Justin Bariso, Founder, Insight @JustinJBariso – Connecting with younger generations has always been challenging. For centuries, older people have felt that the youth speak a different language…and with the […]

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Coaches: 12 Podcasts That Will Make You Into Better Leaders

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Leadership is unlocking people’s potential to become better. INC.COM | By Lolly Daskal – Podcasts continue to grow in popularity as a convenient way to stay on top of all kinds of topics. As a result, the field is becoming steadily more crowded–a recent check of iTunes showed more than 100 podcasts with the word […]

6 Forgotten Leadership Lessons From Childhood

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Our favorite is #6 – Play! By Ayse Birsel | INC.COM – To be the best leader you can be, remember what your mom drilled into you. You want to know the top lessons in leadership training? It turns out you already know them. They’re more or less the same lessons you learned as kids. […]

Where Would Golden State Warriors Be Without Steph Curry?

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By Adam Fromal, National NBA Featured Columnist | Despite the Milwaukee Bucks putting the first blemish on their record, the are still the NBA’s best team, and Stephen Curry continues to be the biggest catalyst behind their historic levels of success. One year after adding an MVP trophy to his resume, he’s the prohibitive favorite […]

WANT TO RAISE RESILIENT KIDS? A NAVY SEAL DAD SAYS ALWAYS DO THIS

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BY BILL MURPHY JR. | Inc.com – Resilience is defined as “the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness.” There’s no surprise that it’s a characteristic of some of the world’s most successful people. It’s also a required trait to endure and succeed in some of the toughest specialties in the U.S. military. Over on Task […]

SI Cover: The Education of the NBA’s Next Generation Begins

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SI.com | Four NBA teams are featured on the cover of this week’s NBA preview issue of Sports Illustrated, which takes a look at how each team’s superstars will act as mentors to their next wave of stars. Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Karl-Anthony Towns appears with Kevin Garnett. Los Angeles Lakers guards D’Angelo Russell and Kobe […]

Shaquille O’Neal: LeBron James Was The Best Leader I Played With

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By Tomer Azarly | Cavs Nation :: Shaquille O’Neal played 19 strong and successful seasons in the NBA before retiring after the 2010-2011 season. He played with greats like Penny Hardaway, Kobe Bryant, Dwyane Wade, Steve Nash, Lebron James, and Paul Pierce. According to Shaq, who spoke with Ethan Skolnick on Bleacher Report Radio, talked […]

NHL Prospect Zach Hyman Also Has a Career as a Children’s Book Author

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SIKids.com | Kid Reporter J.J. Post – The book Hockey Hero, written by Zach Hyman and illustrated by Zachary Pullen, brilliant tale of a boy who finds his true self just when it matters the most. It’s also a very good hockey book. And for good reason: Hyman himself is a professional hockey player. He […]

Fran Tarkenton on Marcus Mariota: It’s the Character

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by Jason Wolf, jwolf@tennessean.com – Fran Tarkenton laughed about Marcus Mariota tying his longstanding record of four touchdown passes in an NFL debut, recalling the expansion Minnesota Vikings’ inaugural game, a 37-13 victory over the Chicago Bears in 1961. “I also ran for a score,” the Hall of Famer said. Conversely, Mariota, the second overall […]

Cristiano Ronaldo Tops the List of the 20 Most Charitable Athletes in the World

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(Bleacher Report) – Say what you will about Cristiano Ronaldo, but no one can deny his generosity. The “Top 20 Athletes Gone Good” list named the Portuguese superstar the most charitable athlete on the planet, beating out the likes of John Cena (No. 2), Neymar (No. 5) and Maria Sharapova (No. 8). Ronaldo once donated $83,000 […]

How to Boost Your Mental Toughness: Tips From a Special Agent

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BY JILL KRASNY – When the odds are long and the stakes are high, there’s only one person to call: an FBI Special Agent. These highly trained agents are mentally tough–they’re prepared to face pretty much any challenge. Sounds a bit like what’s required of any entrepreneur. But what if you weren’t born with that […]

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6 Small Changes to Your Morning Routine Will Transform Your Entire Day

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BY DREW HENDRICKS – People have a lot of bad habits when it comes to morning routines. Here’s how to fix them. The first few minutes of your morning are the most important of your day and can set the tone for positivity and productivity. Ideally, you have an app or clock that taps into […]