Julie Zhuo says it well:
“I like words a lot. But sometimes a few sketches communicate a point more simply and memorably.”
The Process of Novice Coaching
The Process of Master Coaching
The Ambitions of Novice Coaching
The Ambitions of Master Coaching
Zhuo is nails it: “Ideas are cheap; execution and results are everything.”
Great teaching (aka coaching) is about being able to connect the dots; not just in your learning, but in the learning that takes place for your athletes. It’s about taking the complex and making it make sense to them in their mind’s eye.
Your knowing is not as important as their understanding.
Forgive me Julie Zhuo… This was a straight cut-paste job.
Zhou thought she was writing about designing and designers, but unbeknownst to her, it was all about coaching (…!). Here’s the full article on Medium.com for those interested in design: http://bit.ly/1nK4hBe.