In this episode, Bill George digs into a number of topics from his new book, the importance of understanding the people being served, and how to mold more and better leaders.
Bill George spent 21 seasons as the head football coach at the US Coast Guard Academy. In this episode, Coach George discusses how to serve your school, use football as a vehicle to build leaders, and find balance in the coaching profession. He also shares some of the main ideas from his new book, Home Fields: Coast Guard Academy Football Coach Recounts the Unfulfilled Lives of World War II.
>Key to Longevity
>Understanding the People Being Served
>What Are the Goals of These People?
>Football Is a Vehicle
>Always Taking a Positive Approach
>Setting and Keeping the Bar High
>Give People More Leadership Roles
>Synergistic Effect on Buy-In
>Making Players Communicate In-Person
>Main Idea Behind Home Fields
>Ideas on a Better Way for Sundays and Mondays
>Balance in the Coaching Profession