Followership

The #1 Thing Preventing Our Athletes From Leading Greater

The #1 Thing Preventing Our Athletes From Leading Greater

Have you ever had athletes fail to step and lead, when you know they can do so? What prevents our athletes from leading when they can do so? Tune in to this fascinating episode and discover the number one thing that prevents our athletes from leading greater. In the...

Championship Series Part 2 of 4

Championship Series Part 2 of 4

Join us for this special 4-part series as we share the four things all championship teams must have. As we've worked directly with state championship teams in each of the last 12 seasons, these four themes showed up on EACH of these champion teams. This 4-part series...

The #1 Thing Preventing Our Athletes From Leading Greater

The Future of the Leadership Coach in Sports

In this exciting episode of the Lead 'Em Up podcast, we delve into the dynamic landscape of sports leadership coaching and explore its future trajectory. Join us as we dissect emerging trends, innovative strategies, and the evolving role of leadership coaches in...

The #1 Thing Preventing Our Athletes From Leading Greater

The Power of Positional Praise

In this enlightening episode of Lead 'Em Up, we delve into the concept of "positional praise" and its transformative effects on athlete development. Join us as we explore how recognizing and celebrating the specific strengths and contributions of each player within...

The #1 Thing Preventing Our Athletes From Leading Greater

Having a Division One Mindset with Duke’s Kendall Johnson

In this episode we are joined by Kendall Johnson. Kendall went through the Lead ‘Em Up program as a back to back State Champion at Quince Orchard High School in Maryland. Kendall shares his experience of starting summer training at Duke University, his mindset as he...

The #1 Thing Preventing Our Athletes From Leading Greater

The Power of Creating a Leadership Culture

In this episode, we discuss the transformative impact of fostering a leadership culture within our teams. We share how to create a culture where people feel empowered to lead, and where leadership is welcomed.

The #1 Thing Preventing Our Athletes From Leading Greater

The Problem with Leadership Councils

Leadership Councils are a good thing, but there’s a problem with them. What could possibly be the issue? In this episode, Adam and Kyle discuss what the problem is, how to avoid it, and what can be done to get the most value out of a leadership council. If your school...

The #1 Thing Preventing Our Athletes From Leading Greater

Building & Maintaining Trust

Trust is essential for team success. Without trust, everything else falls apart. In this episode, Adam and Kyle discuss how coaches can build a high level of trust with their players. This episode is filled with great conversation and practical tips to help coaches...