REAL Pressure On The Ball: Have A Purpose

When most youth coaches exclaim, "put pressure on the ball!" they throw it out there as a general term with no detail or explanation as to what that really means. It's become synonymous with "get closer to the player with the ball" or "get his/her head down." While these are an accurate description as to the positioning and intent of pressure, it scratches the surface as to WHY and HOW we want a player to put pressure on the ball. 

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7 Priceless Benefits Of Having A Mentor

One of the quickest ways to speed up your development as a player, coach or fan of the game is to find a mentor. Mentorship dates back to the ancient times and some of the most successful individuals in history had a mentor/role model at some point in their careers who positively impacted their lives.

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5 Ways To Coach Like a Zen Master

As coaches, we often become tangled up in the heat of the moment or succumb to our tense competitive nature that we generally find ideas like "Zen" humorous. Putting aside all assumptions, we are able to see how Zen principles can help us be a more successful coach.  

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Infographic: 5 Do's And Don'ts of Connecting With Footy Influencers

At some point, we all want to reach out to Footy influencers for separate reasons. Some of us want to involve influencers in some venture (nonprofit/for-profit) we care about to gain some momentum while others want to connect simply just to learn (also because we look up to them and it's COOL). Whatever your motivations may be, here are 5 Do's and Don'ts to make sure you put yourself in the best possible position to get a reply...

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Improve NOW Using The Kaizen Method

Most of us look at improvement and prefer the biggest transformation in the shortest amount of time. Unfortunately, lasting change does not function that way so we need to alter our approach and commit to small, continuous actions to build a solid foundation to achieve our bigger, long-term ambitions.

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