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The Coaching Connection

Jim Burson blog: The Coaching Connection: The Ultimate Coaching Sacrifice (guest blog); www.JimBurson.com

The Ultimate Coaching Sacrifice

Note from Coach Burson Nike is placing greater emphasis on leadership in their EYBL games. The 2017 Elite 100 camp featured several excellent leadership sessions, one of which was led by a young man I admire, Adam Bradley, from Lead ‘Em Up. I first met Adam when he and my long-time friend Alan Stein interviewed me on their must-listen […]

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The Coaching Connection

Jim Burson blog; Aspire, Aspiration, Work: The Coaching Connection; www.JimBurson.com

I Aspire

I’m excited about speaking this week to fellow members of the Appalachian Ohio P-20 Council, a regional organization dedicated to the intersection of student success, workforce needs and rural prosperity. AOP-20 is a group of remarkable people achieving remarkable success in our community and I’m proud to be one of its Champions. The event’s theme is Telling the Story […]

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The Coaching Connection

Jim Burson blog; Monday Coaching Connection: Clarity; www.JimBurson.com

Clarity

Without clarity in life your today will be unproductive. Siimon Reynolds, in his book Why People Fail (and which I call Why Coaches Lose) talks about clarity of purpose. He tells us that the Reticular Activating System (RAS) in our brain has a lot to do with what we ultimately will become good or bad in. The RAS […]

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The Coaching Connection

The Coaching Connection

Jim Burson blog post; Monday Coaching Connection: Possible, Probable, Purposeful; www.jimburson.com

Possible, Probable, Purposeful

What is possible in your life? And what is probable? I spoke at Muskingum University’s basketball camp last week and asked the participants, “Is it possible for you to play in the NBA?” Most of them answered, “Yes!” I then asked, “What is the probability that you’ll make it to the NBA?” Most of the […]

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