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Ganon Baker with arm around Chinese basketball player. He is sharing basketball knowledge with the player.

Share and Tell

It’s Share & Tell, not Show & Tell I have always been a “show me, leader,” but now I like to call it “share me, leader!”  I’ll share with you what I can do. I not only SHARE with you, but I also SHOW YOU and it’s at a very high level. I will then …

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Universal Teaching Style Ganon Baker

Universal Teaching Style

Teaching Basketball Worldwide In the Basketball Skills Training industry,  I don’t think there are many, or any at all, that has such a universal teaching style that connects to so many cultures, age groups and playing levels!  “Your teaching style is universal, it connects with everyone.” Steve Lavin (former NCAA Coach & Fox Sports analysts) …

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Elicit a Buy-In

Elicit a Buy-In Here are eight (8) techniques to get good players, weak players, ALL players to trust you and buy into you as a coach. I explain the eight techniques in further detail in the VLOG below. Lean in and listen! 1) Speak the truth. You better know what you’re talking about. Coach what …

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No Respect

Respect is ALL you have in this game. It’s also true in business and in life. When someone respects you, you can access what each other has to offer. A relationship is formed! Power comes from that relationship. When there is a lack of respect nothing positive happens. The NABC is formed up of many …

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Life of Earl Watson

Life of Earl Watson You know you are in the presence of greatness when you can’t stop listening or smiling. Some people just have “glow” or that “it.”  Earl Watson JR has that “IT” Below is the nuggets I learned from Earl during my time at the CBA Academy.  Enjoy the read and I encourage …

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Advice

Advice On a regular, I receive texts, emails, calls and DM’s asking for advice/mentorship on different topics in the basketball world such as; coaching job offers, advice on the skills training business, etc. People want my opinion and advice.   I always start by asking them the list of questions below. This forces them to think …

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