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Greg Moore

How Can We Empower and Mentor Young Adults…to be GREAT?

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Greg Moore

In this episode of the Entrepreneurs United podcast series, Greg Moore talks about the next generation of leaders; how they learn, think, and should be mentored by coaches, leaders, entrepreneurs,...

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Case Study: Fixed to Growth Mindset Transformation

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Greg Moore

Do you have examples coaches can use with their own players to highlight athletes who started with a fixed mindset that developed into a growth mindset?

A player who barely got into college...

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Resources to Help Athletes Make Better Lifestyle Choices

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Greg Moore

What are some resources you are using to help athletes make better lifestyle choices?

The best resources to help learning lifestyle choices depend on the athlete’s ability to digest short, medium...

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Communication Exercises to Use During Practice

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Greg Moore

What are some examples of communication exercises on-field during practice?

Communication in sports is fundamental to team congruency and competitive success. Here are three on-field communication...

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Inspire Excellence Using Sharp Communication

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Greg Moore

I coach 14 and 15 year-olds. How can I get the best out of each of them?

Make players sharp communicators before, during and after they play. In school students open up when questions/prompts...

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Introducing Mental Skills Into Youth Organizations

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Greg Moore

How do youth organizations introduce the mental part of the game to 8-12u players?

The simplest way to introduce the mental part of the game is to ask questions before even the simplest drill....

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Pitcher's Report Card: Measuring Pitch Execution

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Greg Moore

We’re trying to create a “Report Card” for our pitchers. Do you measure or count things your pitchers do well or poorly in each AB?

We use one measure. It’s pitch execution. An executed pitch is...

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Preparing and Resetting Between Pitches

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Greg Moore

Do you have pointers for fielders and their prep/reset between pitches?

This isn’t an everyday drill, but a good one to teach defensive separation pitch-to-pitch. Doing this for a total of 10...

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Implementing Mental Discipline in Organized Practices

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Greg Moore

What are some good ways to implement mental discipline in organized practices?

Ask players to fully execute small acts within practice. Below are a few examples that are simple, painfully mundane...

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The Growth Mindset Framework: Preparing for the 2% Adventure

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Greg Moore

Throughout my 20 years of coaching in college, I've always been fixed on transferable skills; what works in life that also works on the field? What are the best players doing in the NBA or MLB?...

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The Framework to Create Strategic Thinkers

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Greg Moore

Sevwins users and a comprehensive new study show learning how to think by consistently answering fundamental questions leads to metacognition, quicker goal achievement and higher grade point...

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SportsCenter or Epicenter

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Greg Moore

Setting: Student-athlete's first college athletics meeting. First, congratulations. You’ve made it to this university and to Division 1 Baseball. That’s a win. You are here because you have the...

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Want to Lead? Go to the Corner of the Locker Room

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Greg Moore

Each year two to three players ask to become leaders, but wonder how. Those who ask are usually driven, organized and team examples of work-ethic. They are at the field early and thinking late at...

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Student-Athlete Mental Wellness Needs Stoic Reflection

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Greg Moore

In a recent Atlantic essay on the trouble with depression and detachment among NCAA Athletes, there was one cited true fix: “...develop a vocabulary for addressing the problems she sees."

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