What Would Wooden Do?

Posted by on Feb 14, 2012 in All posts, Uncategorized | 4 comments

Happy Valentines Day! Love:  It’s not just about loving someone on a holiday or when we feel like it; it’s what we do day in, day out year after year that really counts. Whether you’ve got a Valentine’s Day sweetheart or not, this is a post for everyone! I can think of no better story of leadership and love than the story of the legendary Coach John Wooden.  John Wooden is the best example of a coach, leader, husband...

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Lead Like Abe!

Posted by on Apr 27, 2011 in Motivation, What is Failure? | 7 comments

Be an Abe Lincoln like Leader! If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.  ~John Quincy Adams There is a need for leadership in every walk of life.  Education.  Business. Politics.  Sports.  The arts.  Philanthropy.  Family.  Travel. World peace.  Medicine.  Managing your own life.  You name it. So what does it take to become a leader?  Leaders are made not born. Below is the...

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The Alchemist and Coach K

Posted by on Mar 22, 2011 in Always Be Learning | 0 comments

What inspired you this week? For me, aside from seeing a Badger win over Kansas State in the NCAA tournament and breaking bread with some of my favorite people – I drew inspiration and motivation from a great book that I hope you take the initiative to read and a coach who embodies leadership like few people I’ve ever studied. These are two great resources to learn from and remember ABL – always be...

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