Why all the Yelling and Screaming?

On a repeat episode of the Daily Show last night, the guest was famed chef Mario Battali. The discussion moved to Gordon Ramsey and chefs who use their outside voice, and Battali said: “Typically, chefs who yell at their cooks are expressing their own self-loathing for not having prepared their staff properly.” Same is true Read more about Why all the Yelling and Screaming?[…]

Simplicity of Coaching

In Wednesday’s Los Angeles Times, I read an obituary for legendary El Segundo High School baseball coach John Stevenson, who won over 1,000 games and coached George Brett, among others. His long-time assistant coach, Craig Cousins, said: “He felt if you could prepare your players to the best of your ability and they went about Read more about Simplicity of Coaching[…]