Coach’s Challenge for 6/20/11 “Fathers and Leaders”

Good day, team. Today is Father’s Day, and although I’m not fond of how we’ve commercialized these “Hallmark holidays,” I do think that honoring our fathers is an important tradition in any culture. This week, I’ve been thinking about fatherhood and leadership and the similarities between...

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Coach’s Challenge for 4/26/10 “Legacy”

Good day, team, Last weekend my family celebrated my father’s life at a ceremony at the Exeter Chapel, in Exeter, New Hampshire, where my Dad attended prep school in the 1930s. There, in this sacred and beautiful space, friends and family gathered to honor him and...

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Coach’s Challenge for 1/11/10

Good day, team, I fully intended to write a challenge last weekend, but with the death of my father I found myself in a state of silence. Grief stopped me in my tracks, and I made every attempt to stay in the silence it rendered. There is...

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