Your Next $100…

I just finished reading I Will Teach You To Be Rich by Ramit Sethi.  I am always looking for ways to maximize my salary so that I feel rich.  Rich to me is "freedom".  Freedom to not have to worry about buying some shoes for my kids, freedom to be able to take my wife to the movies, freedom to go do what I want, when I want, and not have to worry about it financially. Now I wish I could say that is always the case, but just like all of us strength coaches there has been plenty of

By | January 28th, 2013|Career, Family, Tribe TV/Blog|0 Comments

“You’re Fired”!

As many of you know I recently heard the words “You’re Fired”.  Having never been fired before all I could picture was Donald Trump on the Apprentice saying those famous words.  I have had a couple of days and nights to reflect on what it means to be “Let Go” and have learned 5 things: You Can’t Have Your Cake and Eat It To:  Coaches who are pissed about getting fired when there is a lack of success are typically the ones that expect to automatically advance when there is success.  You can’t have it both ways.  You must accept

By | December 9th, 2012|Career, Family, Tribe TV/Blog|41 Comments

Dad Day

Just read the research study "After School Fitness Performance is Not Altered After Physical Education Lessons in Adolescent Athletes" in the Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. Essentially some are concerned that the kids may be doing too much in PE class and that their performance may be altered in after school sport activities. For the record no significant performance decreases were seen. However, the questions I had were who possibly thinks our kids do too much in PE? And, have we gone so far with winning that we are concerned about kids being kids.  The best developer of athleticism is

By | April 15th, 2012|Family, Tribe TV/Blog|0 Comments