As a Head Strength and Conditioning coach, Owner, etc. you have the privilege to lead a department. However, once you reach that point you often realize how much you don’t know about leading. We spend years studying the physiology and mechanics of the human body, but rarely get trained on how to lead people. That is why I try to read at least one Leadership book a month. In “The 5 Levels of Leadership” by John Maxwell. He defines the five levels as:
Position – Rights, people follow you because they have to.
Permission – Relationships, People follow you because they want