WHY IS…Staff Communication Important?

As coaches we know how important it is for our players to be good communicators. We understand how clearly we must communicate to our athletes. However, do we communicate effectively as a staff? It may come as a surprise, but there are coaching staffs across the country who have little to no communication. Needless to[…]

The Leadership Mindset

What you fail to see in those huddles? We’ve all seen the images; Drew Brees hyping his teammates in the pregame huddle, Kevin Garnett rallying his teammates on the bench and the hundreds of other images alike.  These players leadership is on full-display. What we fail to see in those inspiring moments is the “leadership[…]

Finishing Strong

They always say it’s not how you start, it’s how you finish; a recognizable statement and one that’s speaking truth to a young man named Triston Price from Seneca Valley High School in Germantown, MD. Price is in the midst of a life transformation even the toughest of individuals would respect. A troubled point guard[…]

Serving is Leading

Special guest blog written by professional lacrosse player and Lead ‘Em Up ambassador Kevin Buchanan: With the holidays behind us… hope everyone enjoyed theirs… I can’t believe it is already mid-January. For the lacrosse players out there, we all get that same feeling, the season is within reach. Preparation starts to ramp up, zoning in[…]