The 5 Hockey Leadership Styles That Make Up a Winning Team

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hockey leadership styles

“A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.” That’s a quote from John C. Maxwell, best-selling author, speaker and visionary on everything leadership-related. Maxwell believes that everything rises and falls on leadership, and I totally agree—especially when it comes to hockey. After having been on losing teams where we won a handful of … Read More

5 Things That Are Guaranteed to Make You a Better Hockey Player (Hint: They Have Nothing to Do with Talent)

Ben LevesqueLeadership, Mental Game8 Comments

5 things that require zero talent in hockey

I recently came across a post on Reddit that went viral on social media. If you’re like me and spend a lot of time on the internet, chances are you’ve seen the post I’m referring to. It’s called “10 Things That Require Zero Talent.” Now, I don’t know who the original creator is or when it was first published,  but there’s … Read More

7 Crucial Traits of the Best Leaders in Hockey

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There are leaders… …and then there are those who lead. You might think slapping a letter on a player’s jersey is enough to bring about leadership in hockey. Wrong. Simon Sinek states in his book titled “Start With Why” that the best leaders are those who inspire others to do great things. This is the true definition of leadership. Being a leader … Read More