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5 Minutes with Bo Hanson: Where Goals Have Their Place

By Bo Hanson - Director and Lead Consultant Where do goals fit in? With the on-going debate by others about the use or purpose of goals (or not), in this 5 minute video Bo Hanson talks about the way goals set standards for behavior and performance. He also talks about the way goals can guide an athlete’s focus, learning from the [...]

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5 Minutes with Bo Hanson: The “What’s Best for the Boat” Concept

A Useful Perspective By Bo Hanson - Director and Lead Consultant In this short video Bo Hanson unpacks a simple tool that gives you the ability to independently analyze performance and optimize outputs every time your athletes take the field, court or track, eclipsing event status and subjective opinion. It’s a way of thinking that can [...]

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2019 Annual NAKHE National Conference

2019 The National Association of Kinesiology in Higher Education National Conference January 9 – 12 2019 in Savannah, Georgia  It’s a rare occasion that you’ll see both Bo Hanson, 4 x Olympian and Performance Consultant, and Liz Hanson, CEO and Client Director of Athlete Assessments, on the same stage presenting. But if you’re going to the NAKHE National Conference in Savannah in the [...]

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Fostering Innovative Cultures in Sport: Leadership, Innovation and Change

Professor James Skinner, Aaron Smith and Dr Steve Swanson Click here to buy Fostering Innovative Cultures in Sport now. Book Overview: In this exciting analysis of sport business, authors estimate the global sports market; which includes events, infrastructure, training, plus the manufacture and retail of sporting goods, to be worth around $700 billion. They attribute the market’s [...]

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2018 ITA Coaches Convention

2018 Intercollegiate Tennis Association Annual Coaches Convention December 14 – 17 2018 in Naples, Florida Learn the mechanics of creating and maintaining a winning culture at Bo Hanson’s Team Culture Toolkit presentation during the 2018 Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s Annual Conference. Annual Conferences are always packed with opportunities to learn and this year’s Intercollegiate Tennis Association Conference in Florida [...]

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2018 NFCA National Convention

2018 National Fastpitch Coaches Association National Convention December 5 – 8 2018 in Chicago, Illinois Share the excitement, the speakers, and the learning with us at the Annual Fastpitch Coaching convention. Reflect on your results and prepare for the year ahead. Bo Hanson, Senior Consultant at Athlete Assessments, 4 x Olympian and 3 x Olympic medalist [...]

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46th NCAA Women Coaches Academy and Academy 2.0

by WeCOACH (previously the Alliance of Women Coaches) November 28 – December 1 2018 in Denver, Colorado WeCOACH (previously the Alliance of Women Coaches) is set to stage the 46th Women Coaches Academy (WCA) and the second Academy 2.0 in Denver at the end of November 2018. Academy 2.0 is a master-class that sees the second cohort of women coaches, graduates of the NCAA [...]

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2018 AVCA Convention

2018 American Volleyball Coaches Association Convention December 12 – 16 2018 in Minneapolis, Minnesota Be sure to get to one of the two workshops presented by Athlete Assessments' Bo Hanson at this year’s AVCA Convention. The 4 x Olympian and 3 x Olympic medalist facilitates unmissable workshops which catalyze winning cultures and coaching strategies. The [...]

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Don’t Leave Your Mind Behind: The Mental Side of Performance

The Mental Side of Performance Click here to buy Don't Leave Your Mind Behind now. Why we recommend it: Dr Nicole Detling, Mental Performance Coach to Team USA at the last three Winter Olympics co-authored this fundamental manual on mental performance with her academic and professional mentor, Dr Keith Henschen. At Athlete Assessments we recommend Don’t [...]

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The Sports Playbook: Building Teams That Outperform, Year After Year

An Amazing Way to Deal with Change in Your Work and in Your Life Click here to buy The Sports Playbook by Joshua A. Gordon, Gary T. Furlong and Ken Pendleton now. Why we recommend it: 'The Sports Playbook unravels the mystery of repeated success and reveals a blueprint for creating winning teams. It’s a ‘how [...]

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