Earlier this summer, I was at the NBA draft, watching the newest round of players get selected onto various NBA teams. As is always the case, it’s a day filled with incredible excitement, ...
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than a game
Athletics is an education in life…
Applying lessons learned on the court to life, career, and business
Whether you’re an athlete, parent, or business professional, you can apply these lessons to improving your life or career…
You might know me as the #3 NBA-draft pick in 1996, or as a member of the USA Men’s basketball team that won gold at the 2000 Olympics, or as the President of the NBA G-League.
I’m also a husband, a father, a man of faith, an advocate for athletes, a community builder, and a lifelong learner.
Inspiration–A Few of my…. favorite quotes about life
“Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way that little else does.”
“If all I’m remembered for is being a good basketball player, then I’ve done a bad job with the rest of my life.”
“When you see a great teacher, you are seeing a work of art.”
“My work ethic is from sports.”
“As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.”
From the blog…
In the middle of my first group project in business school, the phone rang. Two members of my group were calling, concerned about our project. I could tell they were uncomfortable ...