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Elite Sports Camps – Include the Skills that Really Need Work

Capitalizing on the opportunities elite sports camps present to work on people skills – self-awareness, communication, leadership and team building By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments Camp can be a pivotal time for young athletes, they are exposed to new ideas, techniques, facilities, coaches and competition strategies. Equally, sports camps present the best [...]

Self-knowledge Creates Career Opportunity

How a student-athlete’s teambuilding skills and self-knowledge (using the AthleteDISC Profile) became an asset in his application for a career after college By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments Chris McDonell graduated Saint Mary's College of California with a B.A. in Politics and a minor in Spanish, but when it came to the interview [...]

Success In Personal Training – Understanding Yourself And Your Clients

TAFE Queensland East Coast Mooloolaba campus Personal Training students get a head start on their career By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments In this article the focus falls just streets from home as we take a look inside Australia's TAFE East Coast Mooloolaba campus and their Diploma of Sport Development Program within the [...]

Celebrating Olympic Curling Success

Congratulations to the USA Men’s Curling historical Gold Medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments It is exciting to win. It is exciting and especially inspiring when the win comes from behind. And it is phenomenal when this happens when the stakes are at their highest, on a [...]

Conflict Resolution in Sport

By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments In a revealing interview with Rowperfect, who have a YouTube channel dedicated to rowing, Bo Hanson, four-time Olympian and triple Olympic medalist talks conflict resolution, the pointy end of his work on the people side of sport. The interview covered a great deal of Hanson’s sporting and [...]

Portability and Passion in Sport Management

Dr Jim Tennison talks developing passion and teamwork in students; how important it is and how he does it By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments As a Mascot for the Dallas Mavericks, Dr Jim Tennison, Program Director for the Master of Arts in Sport Management at Dallas Baptist University built morale on a [...]

Athlete Assessments Removes Gender Reference From DISC Profiles

By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments It is over 11 years since Athlete Assessments released the first DISC Profile assessments specifically customized to sport to give Coaches, athletes and sports professionals the tools they need to improve performance. Over the years, we’ve continued to upgrade and make improvements in our services and over [...]

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Forum For Sports Thought in Sport Psychology

Athlete Assessments Exhibit At 2017 AASP Conference In Florida, October 18 – 21, 2017. By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments Amidst the intersection of ideas at the Annual Conference of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP), Athlete Assessments will be hosting an exhibit to promote its DISC Profiles for sport, Consultant Program [...]

Culture Inside Women Coaches Academy The Same Worldwide – Japan, 2017

Women Coaches Supporting Women Coaches By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments When Liz Hanson, Client Director for Athlete Assessments, presented to the 2017 Japanese Women Coaches Academy, technically, it was educational; how to make the most of using their CoachDISC Profile for improved results with their coaching, but in reality it was about [...]

Athlete Assessments Team Day: We Walk Our Talk

After 10 Years We Still Focus On The Fundamentals By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments Athlete Assessments’ Senior Coaching Consultant, Bo Hanson, walks his talk at the organization’s Team Day. In this article we give you exclusive access to our Team Day, a day we set aside to review our internal scoreboard, establish [...]