Category: Program Blueprint

Pre-Season Organization Chart

This pre-season checklist was sent to me by Derek Sheridan, Head Boys Basketball Coach at Maumee High School (Ohio). I hope that this can serve to stimulate your thinking and your staff’s thinking about what you need to do to…

Things All Players Can Do to Contribute

by Bob Starkey.  This article was originally posted on his HoopThoughts Blog Editor’s Note from Brian: A good article to modify to fit your needs and share with your players. Coming from a Division I Coach, it This past month has…

Program Culture Thoughts

This article was sent to me by Dennis Hutter Coach Hutter is the Head Women’s Coach at Mayville State University. Dennis also has a coaching website. The URL is http://www.coachhutter.com/ Six Ways to Create Culture Within an Organization – Andy…

The 5 Stages of a Coach’s Career

Editor’s note from Brian.  I saw this thought on another blog and thought that it fits in well with the message of this post: Rocking Chair Statement -As a coach, write a statement about what you want players to remember…

Brendan Suhr Coaching Notes

These notes are from Brendan Suhr, veteran NBA and Division ! Assistant Coach. His presentation was at the 2013 “A Step Up” Assistant Coach Symposium I am really big on purpose and what you’re trying to do. My purpose is…