You Win in the Locker Room First

You Win in the Locker Room First


  • Author : Jon Gordon
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-09-21
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119157854


You Win in the Locker Room First Book Description :

NFL head coach Mike Smith lead one of the most remarkable turnarounds in NFL history. In the season prior to his arrival in 2008, the Atlanta Falcons had a 4–12 record and the franchise had never before achieved back-to-back winning seasons. Under Smith’s leadership, the Falcons earned an 11–5 record in his first season and would go on to become perennial playoff and Super Bowl contenders earning Smith AP Coach of year in 2008 and voted Coach of Year by his peers in 2008, 2010 and 2012. You Win in the Locker Room First draws on the extraordinary experiences of Coach Mike Smith and Jon Gordon—consultant to numerous college and professional teams—to explore the seven powerful principles that any business, school, organization, or sports team ...

You Win in the Locker Room First

You Win in the Locker Room First


  • Author : Jon Gordon
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-09-01
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119157878


You Win in the Locker Room First Book Description :

NFL head coach Mike Smith lead one of the most remarkable turnarounds in NFL history. In the season prior to his arrival in 2008, the Atlanta Falcons had a 4–12 record and the franchise had never before achieved back-to-back winning seasons. Under Smith’s leadership, the Falcons earned an 11–5 record in his first season and would go on to become perennial playoff and Super Bowl contenders earning Smith AP Coach of year in 2008 and voted Coach of Year by his peers in 2008, 2010 and 2012. You Win in the Locker Room First draws on the extraordinary experiences of Coach Mike Smith and Jon Gordon—consultant to numerous college and professional teams—to explore the seven powerful principles that any business, school, organization, or sports team ...

You Win in the Locker Room First

You Win in the Locker Room First


  • Author : Jon Gordon
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-08-31
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119157861


You Win in the Locker Room First Book Description :

NFL head coach Mike Smith lead one of the most remarkable turnarounds in NFL history. In the season prior to his arrival in 2008, the Atlanta Falcons had a 4–12 record and the franchise had never before achieved back-to-back winning seasons. Under Smith’s leadership, the Falcons earned an 11–5 record in his first season and would go on to become perennial playoff and Super Bowl contenders earning Smith AP Coach of year in 2008 and voted Coach of Year by his peers in 2008, 2010 and 2012. You Win in the Locker Room First draws on the extraordinary experiences of Coach Mike Smith and Jon Gordon—consultant to numerous college and professional teams—to explore the seven powerful principles that any business, school, organization, or sports team ...

Training Camp
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

Training Camp


  • Author : Jon Gordon
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2009-04-27
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0470503114


Training Camp Book Description :

Training Camp is an inspirational story filled with invaluable lessons and insights on bringing out the best in yourself and your team. The story follows Martin, an un-drafted rookie trying to make it in the NFL. He’s spent his entire life proving to the critics that a small guy with a big heart can succeed against all odds. After spraining his ankle in the pre-season, Martin thinks his dream is lost when he happens to meet a very special coach who shares eleven life-changing lessons that keep his dream alive—and might even make him the best of the best. If you want to be your best—Training Camp offers an inspirational story and real-world wisdom on what it takes to reach true excellence and how you and your team (your work team, school team, c...

The Power of a Positive Team

The Power of a Positive Team


  • Author : Jon Gordon
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-06-11
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119430599


The Power of a Positive Team Book Description :

A book about teams to help teams become more positive, united and connected. Worldwide bestseller — the author of The Energy Bus and The Power of Positive Leadership shares the proven principles and practices that build great teams - and provides practical tools to help teams overcome negativity and enhance their culture, communication, connection, commitment and performance. Jon Gordon doesn’t just research the keys to great teams, he has personally worked with some of the most successful teams on the planet and has a keen understanding of how and why they became great. In The Power of a Positive Team, Jon draws upon his unique team building experience as well as conversations with some of the greatest teams in history in order to provide an ess...

The Power of Positive Leadership
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

The Power of Positive Leadership


  • Author : Jon Gordon
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-04-11
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119351702


The Power of Positive Leadership Book Description :

We are not positive because life is easy. We are positive because life can be hard. As a leader, you will face numerous obstacles, negativity, and tests. There will be times when it seems as if everything in the world is conspiring against you and your vision seems more like a fantasy than a reality. That’s why positive leadership is essential! Positive leadership is not about fake positivity. It is the real stuff that makes great leaders great. The research is clear. Being a positive leader is not just a nice way to lead. It's the way to lead if you want to build a great culture, unite your organization in the face of adversity, develop a connected and committed team and achieve excellence and superior results. Since writing the mega best seller T...

The Hard Hat

The Hard Hat


  • Author : Jon Gordon
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-05-04
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119120117


The Hard Hat Book Description :

Great teammates don’t just impact you today; they impact you for the rest of your life. From the moment Jon Gordon heard about George Boiardi and the Hard Hat he was intrigued and captivated. Over the years he visited George’s coaches, attended several “21 Dinners” held in his honor, met his family, talked to his teammates and observed how he inspired all who knew him. The Hard Hat is an unforgettable true story about a selfless, loyal, joyful, hard-working, competitive, and compassionate leader and teammate, the impact he had on his team and program and the lessons we can learn from him. The book features: A True Story about George Boiardi, his Team and their Legacy. 21 Lessons to be a Great Teammate Insights from George’s Teammates and Co...

The No Complaining Rule
Score: 3.5
From 5 Ratings

The No Complaining Rule


  • Author : Jon Gordon
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-01-13
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0470428473


The No Complaining Rule Book Description :

Negativity in the workplace costs businesses billions of dollars and impacts the morale, productivity and health of individuals and teams. "In The No Complaining Rule: Positive Ways to Deal with Negativity at Work, Jon Gordon, a bestselling author, consultant and speaker, shares an enlightening story that demonstrates how you can conquer negativity and inspire others to adopt a positive attitude." Based on one company’s successful No Complaining Rule, the powerful principles and actionable plan are practical and easy-to-follow, making this book an ideal read for managers, team leaders and anyone interested in generating positive energy....

The Energy Bus
Score: 4
From 9 Ratings

The Energy Bus


  • Author : Jon Gordon
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-05-26
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119089131


The Energy Bus Book Description :

Enjoy the ride of your life with the Wall Street Journal bestseller None of us can expect to get through life without any challenges. Life isn’t always a constant daydream of unbridled pleasure and happiness. But that doesn’t mean you can’t approach everything with some zing – a big dose of positive energy is what you need to feel great, be successful and love life! And the international bestselling The Energy Bus can help you live your life in a positive, forward-thinking way. Learn the 10 secrets that will help you overcome adversity and harness the power of positive, infectious energy, so that you can create your own success. International bestselling author Jon Gordon draws on his experience of working with thousands of leaders and teams ...

Win Forever
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

Win Forever


  • Author : Pete Carroll
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2011-08-02
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101548394


Win Forever Book Description :

"I know that I'll be evaluated in Seattle with wins and losses, as that is the nature of my profession for the last thirty-five years. But our record will not be what motivates me. Years ago I was asked, 'Pete, which is better: winning or competing?' My response was instantaneous: 'Competing. . . because it lasts longer.'" Pete Carroll is one of the most successful coaches in football today. As the head coach at USC, he brought the Trojans back to national prominence, amassing a 97-19 record over nine seasons. Now he shares the championship-winning philosophy that led USC to seven straight Pac-10 titles. This same mind-set and culture will shape his program as he returns to the NFL to coach the Seattle Seahawks. Carroll developed his unique coaching ...