In sports as in a hectic business deal, the goal should be to make the best of the occasion and emerge victorious. Leadership skills and teamwork are the skill set that can take you on the top in both these arena.
Below are listed 12 sports books that can help you develop skills which can help you prosper in business.
Phil has won most number of NBA championships. In his book, Phil discusses about ways he balanced the chemistry of the team. He also hints on the ways he could coach Michael Jordan who is considered as the best player.
Vince Lombardi was known for his leadership skills during the years he played. He talks about leadership skills in his book and on ways and tricks to lead, be it sports or business.
In this book, Lombardi Junior shares about skills that helped his father become one of the best players and leader of his times.
This book is about All Blacks rugby team from New Zealand. Lessons on handling pressure and leadership have been detailed by James Kerr in this book.
Liberman talks about leadership and teamwork tactics that helped her proper the way to the top in this book. She was the second female coach at NBA.
Shropshire is a professor and has negotiated in many sports dealings. Her book highlights all the skills you need for negotiation in any major deal.
This book teaches the skills for maximizing performance and production of any team. This book is by sports professionals who coached UCLA basketball team for 12 years.
Miller who calls himself a mental coach talks about tips on staying cool when stakes are high. He has worked with many athletes from major sports league.
Cuban who is the owner of Dallas Maverick talks about three fundamental rules of running a business in his book. These are understanding the relevance of value addition, moving on to new vistas and making the most of any given opportunity.
Pete Carroll talks about his successful coaching career and ways to maximize the key potential in any given situation in this book.
Bill Thierfelder talks about performance in this book and the key factors that make any performer a successful leader.
This book talks about ways a low- budget team can be guided to victory. The basic rules of management have been talked about in this book.