Category Archives: Sports

8 Things UConn Teaches Us About Leadership Succession

The UConn Huskies are the 2014 champions of NCAA basketball. They won the title just a year after enduring a posteaston ban for academic issues and two years after the retirement of their legendary, Hall of Fame coach, Jim Calhoun. … Continue reading

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Avoiding the Rush: Faith & Football

Life is hard. There are many phrases that have entered into our current vernacular to express the difficulties of life. We say things like, “It’s a hard knock life” or that we’re enrolled in “the school of hard knocks”. With … Continue reading

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4 Leadership Lessons from the Lakers’ Firing of Mike Brown

The Los Angeles Lakers fired Coach Mike Brown only 5 games into his second season with the team. Brown’s short tenure was filled with ups and downs (OK, mostly downs), and he now holds the distinction of coaching two of … Continue reading

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