Jim Burson Hall of Fame Basketball Coach, creator of Solutions-Based Basketball and author of The Golden Whistle is known as a coaches’ coach for his lifetime commitment to improving the quality of the game and his passion for working with coaches to help them become the best they can be.
Definition of Coach
Someone who try to help his players get better and is a teacher at heart
Early in your career you coach to win and then you become a teacher coach trying to provide the best experience possible for you players
Thought for the day
Giving Gets, give your time, give your effort, give your energy and you will get it back a hundred times more
When you study, study. When you play, play hard
The Best is yet to come
His handling of a parents confrontation of her sons playing time, Coach wishes he had kept the kid on the team and let the mom know how much he cared
Technique, Choices, Adaptations
Teach the technique, then teach the choices, then teach the different adaptations for each situation
Practice is being able to look at your team and see what needs do you have and looking at the individuals and seeing what need they have and working on those thing to get better as a team and individuals. Feed your players in a way they can comprehend, learn, grow, and develop.
A self-improvement plan. Improve, grow and develop as a coach.
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It’s not the work I ask it the unrequested work that makes a difference in how good you can become
The Golden Whistle –Jim Burson
John Wooden any book from when he began coaching
The Greatest Salesman in the World- Og Mandino
The Alchemist – Paulo Coelho “Maktub” – means it is written, one writes their own destiny
You need to engage the Book 1. Read it 2. Underline it 3. Outline it 4. File it
Take 2-3 things from each book and apply it to your coaching
IUWE- if I ____ and YOU_____ WE ______
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