Coaching Wisdom: Champion Coaches and Their Players Share Successful Leadership Principles [NOOK Book]

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In Coaching Wisdom champion coaches and their players share successful leadership principles that inspired their teams to greatness. Mike Harrity, associate athletics director at the University of Notre Dame, has had remarkable access to the top coaches of our time, including John Wooden, Andrea Hudy, Tony Dungy, Don Shula, Sue Enquist, Lou Holtz, and Brad Stevens. He reveals the results of his one-on-one interviews with these leading coaches in college athletics and professional sports to show how they motivate ...
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Coaching Wisdom: Champion Coaches and Their Players Share Successful Leadership Principles

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Overview

In Coaching Wisdom champion coaches and their players share successful leadership principles that inspired their teams to greatness. Mike Harrity, associate athletics director at the University of Notre Dame, has had remarkable access to the top coaches of our time, including John Wooden, Andrea Hudy, Tony Dungy, Don Shula, Sue Enquist, Lou Holtz, and Brad Stevens. He reveals the results of his one-on-one interviews with these leading coaches in college athletics and professional sports to show how they motivate their teams to fulfill their peak potential, both on and off the field. This is an essential playbook for anyone leading a team -- either in business or in sports -- to achieve sustainable success.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781416207344
  • Publisher: Sellers Publishing, Inc.
  • Publication date: 8/7/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Sales rank: 291,977
  • File size: 7 MB

Meet the Author

Mike Harrity earned a Master of Science in Education/Sport Management degree and a Bachelor of Science in Journalism/News Editorial from The University of Kansas (KU). He is currently an Associate Athletics Director at his alma mater. His career has helped him become well-connected with some of the top athletes, coaches and administrators in the world of sports. While a journalism major at KU, Harrity wrote national award-winning articles on college and professional athletics and was a recipient of the prestigious NCAA Foundation Sports Journalism Scholarship. His many stories have been published in The Kansas City Star and the San Jose Mercury News and carried by the Associated Press.Harrity lives in Lawrence, Kansas with his wife, Dr. Megan Brent Harrity, who serves as the KU athletic department's Counseling and Sport Psychologist, and their daughter, Grace Estelle.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 27, 2012

    Coaching Wisdome

    Mike Harrity did an unbelievable job digging up items that people in everyday life can take from this book. This is not your normal leadership/coaching book. This is a book that brings the small items of being successful to life with real in depth stories from successful people. It shows the effort, sacrifice and time given to build a great foundation for life, your company or team. So many of the items Mike touches on are often forgot in today's world. If you want to be successful and have a great understanding of what it takes, this is a must read!

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