"Make sure that team members know they are working with you, not for you."
John Wooden Work |
"Coaches have to watch for what they don't want to see and listen
to what they don't want to hear."
John Madden Listening |
"Leadership is a matter of having people look at you and
gain confidence, seeing how you react. If you're in control, they're in control."
Tom Landry Leadership |
"I never cease to be amazed at the power of the coaching process
to draw out the skills or talent that was previously hidden within an individual,
and which invariably finds a way to solve a problem previously thought
John Russell Problem |
What We Believe Becomes Who We Are |
"The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes
and inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself."
Edward Bulwer-Lytton Teacher |
"Probably my best quality as a coach is that I ask
a lot of challenging questions and let the person come up with the answer."
Phil Dixon Challenge |
"Make no mistake,
as you change your leadership style to one of a coach you will
face challenges. There will be times when you question why am I doing this.
However, you must at all times keep the long term benefits of being a coach
at the forefront of your mind."
Byron & Catherine Pulsifer
Challenges in Adopting a Coaching Style