Posts in "Leadership"

This may be why you’re not playing…

This may be why you’re not playing…

A few years ago I had a really interesting conversation with one of our D1 hockey players at Endeavor. It was his first Summer with us so I didn’t know much about him, but the report I got was that his coaches felt he was extremely skilled, but too fat, slow, and lazy to contribute… Read more

10 Qualities of a GREAT Teammate

10 Qualities of a GREAT Teammate

Over the last several weeks I’ve been thinking a lot about what makes a successful athlete and reflecting on how good of a job we’re doing at cultivating these qualities in our athletes. Running a sports performance facility puts us in a great position to influence an athlete’s physical development, which will have a profound… Read more

Team USA Captain Meghan Duggan on TED

Team USA Captain Meghan Duggan on TED

I came across this video of Team USA Captain Meghan Duggan giving a TED Talk. Great message from one of the most inspirational leaders I’ve ever had an opportunity to work with. People Matter To your success, Kevin Neeld HockeyTransformation.com OptimizingMovement.com UltimateHockeyTraining.com P.S. If you want to take the guess work out of your off-season… Read more

The Intern Ascension

The Intern Ascension

Last week I wrote about a special opportunity for a young coach (or two) to gain a lot of quality experience working with the full spectrum of hockey players (See: Strength and Conditioning Internship), and have since gotten a lot of interest. In fact, one position has already been filled, so there’s only one left!… Read more

5 Things Every Youth Athlete Should Know

5 Things Every Youth Athlete Should Know

We’re getting hit with another storm, so we had to close Endeavor today. Unfortunately, it means I had to cancel a bunch of manual sessions with the Flyers Junior Team and none of our clients can come in. On the bright side, I was able to sit at home and watch the Olympics and now… Read more