Coach Becky Burleigh is back with part 2 from her talk in 2015 at What Drives Winning. Players and coaches have to trust each other. Coach Burleigh shares the different ways that she helped the Gators build team and trust.
DREAM BIG If there were ever a time to dare, to make a difference, to embark on something worth doing, it is now. Not for any grand cause, necessarily -- but for something that tugs at your heart something that's your dream. You owe it to yourself to make your [...]
Footprints I dreamed I was walking along the beach with the Lord, And across the sky flashed scenes from my life. For each scene I noticed two sets of footprints In the sand; one belonged to me, the other to the Lord. When the last scene flashed before us, I [...]
Values And Norms There is usually a discrepancy between what people consider their values to be and the effective values which direct them and of which they are not aware. In the industrial society, the official conscious values are those of the religious and humanistic tradition: individuality, love, compassion, hope, etc. But these values [...]
One day Major Alexi Trifoloff of the Bulgarian Army marched his soldiers to the summit of a hill where he decided to take advantage of the view of Sofia to deliver a Communist lecture. “Comrade soldiers,”he said, “do you see Sofia?” “We see it.” “Do you see the Cathedral of Alexander Nevski?” [...]
"This guy's walking down the street when he falls in a hole. The walls are so steep he can't get out. "A doctor passes by and the guy shouts up, 'Hey you. Can you help me out?' The doctor writes a prescription, throws it down in the hole and moves [...]
Alex Honnold, known as Alex "no big deal," to his friends, is the best professional athlete that you have never heard of. He is a revolutionary in his sport. He has accomplished tasks that make your palms sweat just hearing about, and your pulse race when you watch. This video [...]
Hold the Rope - Author unknown Every year a professional football team wins the Championship. Every year a college football team wins the NCAA. Every year the best high school team wins the state championship. All these teams have one thing in common; No matter how tough it became throughout [...]