Posts in "Leadership"

Start With Why

Start With Why

Several months back I listened to Simon Sinek’s book “Start With Why,” a book I really enjoyed for both the education and the inspiration. As a result, I asked each member of the Endeavor staff to share why they pursued a career in training, and what motivates them to continue getting better. This series helps… Read more

Busting A Slump: The Performance Coach’s Role

Busting A Slump: The Performance Coach’s Role

A lot of teams will go through a slump at some point throughout the season. In recognizing this, it’s imperative to minimize collateral damage and try to keep the team focused. This is exactly what happened with the UMass Lowell Hockey Team this season. After graduating a lot of seniors, the team got off to… Read more

5 Ways to Get the Most from Your Athletes

5 Ways to Get the Most from Your Athletes

Today’s Thursday Throwback discusses a few tips related to “the art of coaching” that will help you get the most out of your athletes. Despite originally publishing this over 4 years ago, these things continue to be staples in how our entire staff at Endeavor approaches coaching our athletes. These are timeless principles that can… Read more

“I don’t even want to be here”

“I don’t even want to be here”

Over the last 6 weeks we’ve been training a lot of youth soccer teams. As a general rule, the kids are great, which in part stems from the fact that the organization is very well run and therefore draws in great athletes with comparable attitudes. Last Wednesday, as it always does, our night ended with… Read more