NFJ members try to distinguish the difference between coaching methods and coaching styles. The all-important “defining of terms” begins the discussion. What follows is a thorough analysis of the importance, personal prioritization and interaction of each. Can one teach other coaches to adopt a style of coaching?
Method & Style
Meeting Date: 1 / 7 / 15
04:00 – An assessment of the many packaged, advertised and commercially available methods
11:50 – An attempt to define the difference between methodology and style
23:05 – Is your practice more driven by your methods or your style?
27:47 – Real world examples of the blending of method and style
40:30 – How do we teach this “way of no way” to our clients & athletes?
45:55 – The importance of your athletes and clients being “known”
1:17:55 – How does one teach and guide without specific instruction and without specific goals?
1:32:40 – The importance of being able to consider and answer the question of “why” or “why not”?
1:44:44 – The utility of humility in coaching