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listeningwithintent

Starting the Day on Offense

The alarm goes off and the day is underway!  The cats have been walking across me for an hour, and the phone has a million messages waiting for me.   I start the day playing defense.   And I rarely … Continue reading

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Coaching with Care

I have been reflecting on those things I can do better as a coach.   One thing keeps coming to mind —  I asked a senior on my field hockey team if she was OK.   Well, let me rewind … Continue reading

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Am I a Bully Coach?

    As I between 'seasons,' so to speak, I have been reflecting on what went well and what needs improvement with how the programming for the Kids Tri Training was executed. I determined that my colleagues are not able … Continue reading

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