COACH K’S RULES- View: 1945 by Federico Coppini
Mike Krzyzewski, the biggest winner in American college basketball, reveals how to be a leader. On the court and in life. “Honesty is the most important ingredient in leadership”, declares Krzyzewski. “To develop it, you necessarily have to invest on others and on yourself.
E-mails and social networks can create ‘virtual’ relationships that are only a façade. Therefore, prefer direct contacts and try to converse always face to face with your interlocutor. The more you will do it, the more you will be able to strengthen a bond” says Coach K.
But most of all, be honest to yourself. Coach K. reveals that he refused several times invitations, from NBA and other colleges, to leave the eminent University of north Carolina to move to their side; he got to this conclusion: “You cannot always surrender to flattery of money and fame”.
So, one year later, our protagonist put always more faith in Duke. Continue Reading .