Episode 015 Better Coaching with Dr. Wade Gilbert

Wade Gilbert, PhD of Fresno State University studies what makes good coaches good coaches.  He is the author of Better Coaching Every Season published by Human Kinetics.

In the podcast discuss his background as a hockey, soccer and baseball coach along with what he learned from the coaches he has studied including the great John Wooden.  Dr. Gilbert has looked at what the traits of good coaches are.  Those traits include authenticity and using a style depending on the situation or moment.

You can read more about Dr. Gilbert at his Cal State Fresno web page.  Included on the site are lectures that he has given to organizations such as the United States Olympic Committee.

You can follow Dr. Gilbert on Twitter when his handle is @WadeWgilbert.