1- The very best coaches motivate, inspire and lead the organization with intention, purpose, dedication, discipline, desire and an create energy around them constantly.
2- The really effective coaches never use intimidation, power, embarrassment or other negativity to teach the required skills needed to be successful in life, sports, work and play.
3- Great coaches are great life teachers that lead by example, share their history, success, failure, wins and losses to grow the team, individual and build life long relationships.
4- The best coaches keep the game in perspective and know that winning, losing, upsets, setback, victory, injury, goals and are all about life after the sport and game has ended.
5- Great coaches never let their ego, pride or willingness to win override team goals, personal matters and individual accomplishment.
6- Great coaches understand the individual strengths and skills of each player and how they can be developed for the overall improvement of the player, staff and team.
7- The best coaches coach the individual, team and staff with intention of growing their skills and winning.
8- The best coaches are always flexible and fir the players into their system of success growing the team skills constantly.
9- The great coaches are communicators that lead with their voice, actions and behavior.
10- Great coaches listen to their players, staff and parents actively to gauge where they are in relationships and overall growth of the organization.
11- Great coaches just do not talk the talk, they walk the walk.
12- Great coaches teach life skills, winning, losing, integrity, hard work, dedication, discipline, team work, overcoming, and so many other needed life skills for adult success after the game iv over.