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Eutemia

Eutemia

“According to Seneca, the Greek word Eutemia is one we should think of often.  It is the sense of our own path and how to stay on it without getting distracted by all the others that intersect it.  It’s not about beating or having more than the other guy.  It’s about being what you are and being as good as possible at it without succumbing to all the things that draw you away from it.  It’s about ...[Read More]

EDGB Library – Every Day I Fight

EDGB Library – Every Day I Fight

Never have I read a book about cancer that moved me the way that this book did.  Maybe it was because I came of age just as Stuart Scott was making his move to ESPN.  Maybe be is because in society, as we see people on television, we start to feel like we know them.  Maybe it was because I am a parent, and like Stuart, my life’s goal is to protect my children.  Either way, this book tore at ...[Read More]

EDGB Library – Nurtureshock

EDGB Library – Nurtureshock

Let’s break down some barriers, change how we think and use data to find best practices.  I first picked up my copy of NurtureShock back in 2009 when it was published.  At that point it was finishing a three month run on the top of the New York Times best seller list.  NurtureShock is no small read, it is a book that you will read in chunks and then process the information.  It really change ...[Read More]

EDGB Library – Dick Vitale – It’s Awesome Baby

EDGB Library – Dick Vitale – It’s Awesome Baby

It really is Awesome Baby – this book by Dick Vitale is the first official book share from the Every Day, Getting Better staff.  Every coach knows Dickie V and damn near every coach loves him.  At 75 years old, but with more energy than a college freshman, Dickie V tells the story of his career.  Growing up in Jersey, his first college job at Rutgers, moving up to the NBA to coach the Piston ...[Read More]