August 5, 2014

GREAT TEAMS HOLD THEMSELVES AND OTHERS ACCOUNTABLE

In my speeches, teamwork seminars, sales training classes – and in my book, Gold Medal Strategies: Business Lessons from America’s Miracle Team – I discuss, describe, and expound on the traits of great teams. I have identified nine traits that great teams hold. I call these traits Gold Medal Strategies. This month, I highlight the strategy, Great Teams Hold Themselves and Others Accountable, which is the focus of chapter 4 in the book. Each member of the 1980 U.S. Olympic […]
December 21, 2015

THE ART OF SPORT WITH JIM CRAIG

Enjoyed being interviewed by Yankee magazine’s Kristina M. Dodge. Posted with permission of New York Yankees Partnership. ©Yankees Magazine. All rights reserved. As goaltender of the 1980 United States Olympic hockey team, Jim Craig contributed to one of the biggest upsets in sports history — America’s 4-3 victory over a Soviet Union team that had dominated the Olympic stage for decades. The win cleared the way for the United States’ goldmedal triumph over Finland. After the Olympics, Craig went on […]