Carol Dweck

Mindset: Don’t Praise that Which is N...

Mar 17, 2015No Comments

Teaching a growth mindset creates motivation and productivity. Praising talent and ability can make players afraid of difficulty and it makes them wilt when they have setbacks. Edits

Optimal Challenge: When you Struggle your B...

Mar 17, 2015No Comments

Optimal challenge refers to challenging a player to achieve something that is neither too hard nor too easy. If a task is too easy, a

Reducing Feedback and Praise

Mar 16, 2015No Comments

Coaches should reduce feedback and praise as learning progresses to allow the learned to become an error detector and corrector. Edits from the Brantford One-Person-Clinic

Youth Coaching: Grit, Effort and Optimal Ch...

Feb 03, 2015No Comments

People who accomplished great things often combine a passion for a single mission with an unswerving dedication to achieving that mission, whatever the obstacles and