Feb 7, 2020
Today’s young athletes belong to a group known as Generation Z. While they may be the best-educated generation in history, critics also notice Generation Z’s shorter attention spans, need for frequent (positive) feedback, lack of independence, and increased screen time.
So, how can you most effectively coach the 21st century athlete? Explain the 'why', communicate effectively, be direct, precise and immediate feedback, promote resiliency, and promote situations for critical thinking.