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How we use Culture Conversations to Shape our Team

Nov 25, 2016
Chris Oliver

  No amount of team talks, workshops and lectures can shape a team more than the daily conversations that shape your team’s culture. Culture conversations are the essence of what it is really like to play on your team. I’ve

messy learning

Why Messy Learning Should be a Part of your Coachi...

Nov 08, 2016
Chris Oliver

  “You don’t have to perfect skills before you start applying them.” Learning basketball is messy. Playing a basketball game is messy. A lot of times that means that coaches just need to get out of the way. It’s easy

Coaches Rountable

Lessons Shared at the Coaches Roundtable

Oct 27, 2016
Chris Oliver

The Coaches Roundtable is an initiative started by John Carrier who is the head boys basketball coach at Henry Sibley High School in Mendota Heights, Minnesota. I was fortunate to be asked to speak at the Roundtable when I was in Minneapolis

Prepare for Basketball Season

177 Questions to Prepare for Basketball Season

Oct 15, 2016
Chris Oliver

Over the course of a basketball season you will need to be prepared for a number of things. To prepare for basketball season answer these 177 questions. If you prefer to download the list, you can do so at the bottom of this

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