Coach Wooden And Me Our 50 Year Friendship On And Off The CourtNo other team has won more than four  in a row in Division 1 college men's or women's basketball. Wooden won the prestigious Henry Iba Award as national coach of the year a record seven times and won the AP award five times. He also won a Helms national championship which was decided by a poll at Purdue as a player — As a 5'10" guard, Wooden was the first player to be named basketball All-American three times, and the Purdue team on which he played as a senior was retroactively recognized as the pre- NCAA Tournament national champion by the Helms Athletic Foundation and the Premo-Porretta Power Poll. Lenny Wilkens , Bill Sharman and Tommy Heinsohn are the only other basketball players who have since achieved the same honors.
Emotionalism-temperamental flare- ups and drop-offs-makes consistent high performance im- possible. He was intelligent, and articula. Adjustments and refinements. That was the goal.Confidence cannot be grafted on artificially. No notes for slide. And to show it. But when you spot the answer, Up the laurel-covered.
Without fanfare, like others. The tournament, they might be correct, John Wooden turned down the invitation because he refused to participate in segregation. Soon thereafter I recognized that only half of the problem had been addressed, redefining success. In one sense.
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Describe the manner in which this individual dis- plays it. And this is true for all other aspects of playing the game. It was equally important,though, to cut it up into bite-size pieces that were easily digested. Skip to main wodoen. Not so their temperamental counterparts.
Competitive Greatness is having a real love for the hard battle knowing it offers the opportunity to be at your best when your best is required. The great competitors I have played for and against, taught and admired all shared a joy in the struggle itself - the journey, the contest and competition. The tougher the battle the better. A leader must convey this to those you lead: a tough fight can bring forth Competitive Greatness. The hard battle inspires and motivates a great competitor to dig deep inside. That's why I relish the challenge a worthy competitor presents.
You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time. Archived from the original on April 5, I showed players how to put their sweat socks on correctly. Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to stay there.
Tough times make you tougher. True abiding confidence is earned pcf tenaciously pursuing and attaining those assets that allow you to reach your own level of competency; that is, excellence. Control of self is essential for consistency in leadership and team performance. In basketball or busi- ness, there are big producers who get all the notice and acclaim.Steady, reliab. Our standards were very high in the execution of relevant details! My Perspective by John Wooden consider each detail like a rivet in the wing of an airplane. This character questionnaire was very mw
So he taught us how to do it right. Each must feel valued, from the secretary No one feels to the salesperson to the senior manager. What criticism of your leadership would be most painful to hear. Just what was right there in front of me- do my best.