From the Whistle to the Snap

From the Whistle to the Snap Providing the Mental Edge, Part VII 28 May, 2019 This part seven of Providing the Mental Edge series is where we begin bringing it all together. From the whistle to the snap is what it’s all about and is why we learn the skill of thinking...

Episode 7: Joe Kenn

Joe Kenn Having written the book, Joe Kenn (aka ‘House’) takes us through the philosophies that helped create the Tier System of training athletes. From how to most effectively put together a staff, to using the Tier System foundation to create your own programs,...

Guest Highlight: Joe Kenn

Guest Highlight: Joe Kenn 21 MAY, 2019 When I have guests on the show, I ask them for a short bio so I can intro them and give some background to listeners. I got the email from House (his nickname) and where it has space for the bio he wrote, in all caps, “A BOSS!”...

Alma Ivey

Alma Ivey 14 MAY, 2019 My mom, Alma Ivey, was born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama. She was the daughter ofArthur and Ruth Murphy and the oldest of 8 siblings. Her father was a former military man in the Army and her mother retired as a school Cafeteria Chef. I call...

Episode 6: Duane Carlisle

Duane Carlisle A veteran of the profession, Duane Carlisle is a long-time coach, expert, and mentor to many. From private sector to public (and back again), middle schoolers to professionals, Coach Duane Carlisle has seen and trained it all. In this episode he offers...