In this video series, Bo Hanson answers some of the most frequently asked (and interesting!) questions from clients. It is a useful if you’re looking for relevant topics to coaching and sports performance or simply browsing. You are also invited to ask your own question and then check back later for a video recording of Bo’s reply.

Lack of Athlete Accountability: 5 Minutes with Bo Hanson

Bo Hanson, 4x Olympian and Coaching Consultant.  Lack of Athlete Accountability Transcript Today I wanted to take this opportunity for this week’s video to have a bit of a rant. Working with a number of clients as we do over the period of an entire season and having worked with literally hundreds of teams. There’s been [...]

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Athlete Confidence, Competence and Self-Belief: 5 Minutes with Bo Hanson

Bo Hanson, 4x Olympian and Coaching Consultant. 6th March 2015. Coaches often have huge problems dealing with athlete confidence. In your experience, is confidence something that should be developed? Or something else? I think it’s a really important concept to talk about, that is, confidence versus competence versus belief. And the three are in some ways [...]

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The Leadership Challenge in Sport: 5 Minutes with Bo Hanson

Bo Hanson, 4x Olympian and Coaching Consultant.  The Leadership Challenge in Sport In addressing the leadership challenge, the fundamental question was what type of inclusions do you put in a quality leadership development program? Vince Lombardi was once quoted as saying: “Only by knowing yourself, can you be an effective leader.” It really does come [...]

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Coaching Resiliency in Sport – 5 Minutes with Bo Hanson

Bo Hanson, 4x Olympian and Coaching Consultant.  Coaching Resiliency in Sport Are you enabling or disabling resiliency with your environment? Recently we were over in the University of Notre Dame, which is a phenomenal place and we enjoyed our time there. It was at the ‘Play Like a Champion’ Conference and myself and Liz, we [...]

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Creating Healthy Competition in Sports Teams: 5 Minutes with Bo Hanson

Bo Hanson, 4x Olympian and Coaching Consultant. Creating Healthy Competition in Sports Teams Transcript RJ: All players have their own personal ambitions. If you’re a bench player, the natural thing is to become a starting player. I was just wondering how coaches manage that as far as making sure that bench players don’t undermine the [...]

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The X Factor in Sport: 5 Minutes with Bo Hanson

Bo Hanson, 4x Olympian and Coaching Consultant. 27th February 2015. A lot of coaches think about recruiting athletes with the X Factor in sport, do you think this is a healthy thing to do, or, is there something else coaches should be looking for? Yeah I think it's a really interesting this concept of trying to find [...]

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Behavioral Profiling – Why do I need it? 5 Minutes with Bo Hanson

Video Presentation by Bo Hanson, 4x Olympian and Coaching Consultant Recorded during an ABC TV Interview, in this video Bo discusses why athletes and coaches will benefit from DISC behavioral profiling. Now you can see other Q&A videos, submit your own question below or return to the beginning of our video section. Main Reasons for [...]

Bench Management and Engagement in Sport: 5 Minutes with Bo Hanson

Bo Hanson, 4x Olympian and Coaching Consultant.  Bench Management and Engagement in Sport Transcript RJ: So Bo we’ve worked with thousands of athletes and teams now, I just wanted to know what were the better qualities that you’ve found within these teams that we’ve worked with? Bo: Well it’s a good question and certainly one [...]

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How can you maintain DISC adaptations under pressure? 5 Minutes with Bo Hanson

 Video Presentation by Bo Hanson, 4x Olympian and Coaching Consultant An earlier video covered how long adaptions can be made successful and in this this video Bo Hanson shares key strategies for maintaining an adaptation in your DISC style during the heightened pressure of sports competition. We can often managing the necessary shifts in behavior [...]

How long can DISC Styles adapt for and still be successful? 5 Minutes with Bo Hanson

Video Presentation by Bo Hanson, 4x Olympian and Coaching Consultant A key factor in successful coaching is being able to adapt to the situation and people you are working with. In this video, Bo Hanson discusses how long you can successfully maintain an adaptation from your natural DISC Style and key tips on being more [...]