Dysfunctional Leadership is Contagious

You cannot be an effective leader if you are dysfunctional everyplace else. When I was growing up, my coaches told me, “Leave your problems at the door.” No matter how much I wanted to please my coaches, I could not detach part of me and take the rest of me to practice. Believing you can … Read more

What is More Powerful – Mind or Body?

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“What you think you can accomplish is the single greatest component for determining what you do accomplish.” – Sherry Winn When I speak for athletic programs, I ask the question; “How many of you think that sports are 90% mental?” Inevitably, 98% of the athletes raise their hands. Then I ask them; “How many of … Read more

Are You Telling Yourself Fact or Fiction?

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“Truth is bent to the imagination of the mind. Your truth is limited by your determination to see what you want.” -Sherry Winn How often do you tell yourself the truth, only to discover that the truth you told yourself was fiction? Truth are words you tell yourself. Your truth comes from your perception of … Read more

Do You Know What Really Matters?

What Really Matters

Most leaders don’t know that when you ask a question and your team members respond with, “I don’t know,” that they mean it? What? Eighty-five percent of your team members are not self-aware. They don’t ask questions like: Why did I say that? Why did I do that? What caused me to react that way? … Read more