Developing Players and Teams: Practice, Preparation and Pursuing Extraordinary Performance.
“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” ~Aristotle
Tuesday, September 21, 2010
Lead, Follow or Just Do It: The Extraordinary Way
Why do you play basketball? Why do you do the things that you do? Has a coach ever ask you, "Why did you do that?"
Have you ever made a mistake and wondered of yourself, "Why did I do that?" Extraordinary players and TEAMS, Think, Act, and Communicate from the inside out! Why? How? And, What? It's the concept of the Golden Circle. Huhmmm, thinking maybe Gold Ball!!!
It takes two!
Somebody has to lead!
Somebody has to follow!
The BEST Student-Athletes approach practice that way. Thinking, WHY, are we doing this drill? HOW, do the best do it? WHAT, do I need to change?
The BEST LEADERS approach leading the same way. Think WHY, HOW, and WHAT? Then, Just Lead or Follow the Extraordinary Way!
These videos may not seem to be about basketball. But, being an Extraordinary Student-Athlete or for that matter being Extraordinary at anything in life, is everything about these videos! Just watch them. Then ask your, Why do I need to become an Extraordinary Student-Athlete? And, ask yourself, How, do extraordinary people prepare and perform? And finally, What, do I need to today to become extraordinary at what I want to become? Or,