Coach Wooden's Pyramid of Success Playbook

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Readers of Coach Wooden’s Pyramid of Success received practical, down to earth, biblical tips for being successful in life. Readings based on Wooden’s own life experiences and spiritual development through the years revealed that success is built block by block, much like a pyramid. From confidence to faith, the building blocks contribute to moral character and form our key values. Coach Wooden and author Jay Carty would be the first to admit, it is not enough to simply read about the Pyramid of Success, one must...

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Readers of Coach Wooden’s Pyramid of Success received practical, down to earth, biblical tips for being successful in life. Readings based on Wooden’s own life experiences and spiritual development through the years revealed that success is built block by block, much like a pyramid. From confidence to faith, the building blocks contribute to moral character and form our key values. Coach Wooden and author Jay Carty would be the first to admit, it is not enough to simply read about the Pyramid of Success, one must also act on it. Enter Coach Wooden’s Playbook for Success, a pocket guide to the principles and Bible verses that Coach Wooden has lived and shared for more than 40 years.  Like sitting next to the legendary coach himself, working through each principle in the Playbook and spending time with God will encourage and set you on the road to success.

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  • ISBN-13: 9780830737932
  • Publisher: Gospel Light Publications
  • Publication date: 7/29/2005
  • Pages: 128
  • Product dimensions: 3.54 (w) x 6.04 (h) x 0.30 (d)

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JOHN WOODEN was a high school and college coach for 40 years. During that time, his teams won more than 80 percent of their games. From 1948 to 1975, his UCLA Bruins teams claimed 10 NCAA national championships, including seven in a row, and at one time won 88 consecutive games. Wooden is in the Basketball Hall of Fame, both as a player and a coach. He originated the Pyramid of Success and was the coauthor with Jay Carty of the bestseller Coach Wooden One-on-One. Coach and his wife, Nellie, were married 53 years when she passed away in 1985. Coach lived to be 99 years of age, passing away on June 4, 2010.
 
JAY CARTY has played for the Los Angeles Lakers, coached basketball at his alma mater, Oregon State, and been a part of John Wooden’s UCLA coaching staff. After hanging up his basketball shoes, Carty entered ministry. For 25 years he has been a traveling preacher and has written seven books, including Counter-attack and Playing with Fire. Jay and his wife, Mary, live in Santa Barbara, California.
 
 

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Table of Contents

Foreword: The Foundation of a Legend 11
Introduction 12
The Pyramid of Success: The Building Blocks and the Mortar Qualities 14
Industriousness (Hard Work): Building Block 1 (Part One)
Industriousness (Planning): Building Block 1 (Part Two)
Enthusiasm - Building Block 2
Friendship - Building Block 3
Cooperation - Building Block 4
Loyalty - Building Block 5
Self-Control - Building Block 6
Alertness - Building Block 7
Initiative - Building Block 8
Intentness - Building Block 9
Conditioning - Building Block 10
Skill - Building Block 11
Team Spirit - Building Block 12
Poise - Building Block 13
Confidence - Building Block 14
Competitive Greatness - Building Block 15
Ambition - Mortar Quality 1
Sincerity - Mortar Quality 2
Adaptability - Mortar Quality 3
Honesty - Mortar Quality 4
Resourcefulness - Mortar Quality 5
Reliability - Mortar Quality 6
Fight - Mortar Quality 7
Integrity - Mortar Quality 8
Patience - Mortar Quality 9
Faith - Mortar Quality 10
Success - The Apex
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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 9, 2010

    awesome book

    Love the book. Don't be fooled by the size. Each page is packed with good advice and related scripture. Excellent graduation gift.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted June 5, 2010

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    The Coach's Wisdom Lives On

    This is a great book filled with the Legendary coach and man of John Wooden. His infamous pyramid of success is the foundation of how he lived his life, coached his players, and built his legacy. Its pocket sized, great for gifts and to have with you. I was given it by my basketball coach and it hasn't left my gym bag. He will be missed, but his Pyramid of Success lives on.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 10, 2012

    Amazing!!!!

    This book is amzing to read and i absolutly recommend it for everyone. Even though its about basketball its also about leader ship and the lord. I myself am a basketball plauer but even if you arnt you would still understand and hopefully love this book. Plz buy!! It is worth it.

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  • Posted December 27, 2010

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    Great for all parts of your life!

    Perfect for all aspects of life and teaching your children what is really important in handling things in their lives.

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