As the holidays approach and the semester starts to conclude, it’s always great to look back and reflect on where we are and what we’ve accomplished this year.
These next few weeks will provide endless new opportunities and experiences for a lot of folks. From new and returning participants to young and experienced professionals, tournament time is always the best time!
Creating a network of influence starts with pinpointing the characteristics you wish to obtain. Throughout my career, I have been influenced and moved by specific people.
One philosophy consistently catches my attention in the speeches of new coaches. Alignment. From the top of the organization to the bottom, everyone wants to be on the same page about their core goals.
The past few weeks have been a struggle. I have always had a hard time dealing with hate, racism, and bigotry. I have always experienced it—and that probably won’t change anytime soon.
I am dedicating this month’s blog to all the #HumansOfNirsa who are coping, managing, navigating, and surviving through this storm of epic proportions.
What an end of summer we have had. From protests at Charlottesville to the first solar eclipse since 1979 to the tragedy of Hurricane Harvey in Texas, it has been an emotional time for many.
This is the time of year when we say goodbye to the dog days of summer and gear up for the start of school. You can feel the excitement building.
The calendar flipping to August signals the time of the year where our lives as recreational professionals start to get a little busier.
Recently, I’ve been able to take a step back and realize what mistakes teach us. I no longer view mistakes as signs of defeat. Instead, I view them as signs of growth.