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Jul 29, 2014
| ISBN 9781591847281
Mar 05, 2013
| ISBN 9781101613221
Mar 05, 2013
| 305 Minutes
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Jul 29, 2014 | ISBN 9781591847281
Mar 05, 2013 | ISBN 9781101613221
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A top NFL coach offers leadership advice that applies from the field to the office Tom Coughlin led the New York Giants to two Super Bowl victories with his unique system of relentless preparation and resilience. He teaches his players that you can never guarantee a win, but you can always earn the right to win-with focus, hard work, and anticipation of obstacles. Now Coughlin shows how his teachings apply beyond the gridiron, illustrating his points with previously untold stories about players like Eli Manning, Doug Flutie, and Michael Strahan. His wisdom can help leaders in any field rev up their own organizations. ‘Tom Coughlin challenged us and prepared us to handle anything that was thrown at us … The lessons I learned from him weren’t limited to football. They were applicable to every aspect of my life’ -Michael Strahan Tom Coughlin is one of the most successful coaches in NFL history. Before winning two Super Bowls with the New York Giants, he coached the Jacksonville Jaguars for nine seasons, leading them to two appearances in the AFC Championship Game. David Fisher is the co-author of seventeen New York Times bestsellers.
An inspirational guide for leaders by the two-time Super Bowl-winning coach of the New York Giants
Preparation is easy to praise but very hard to master. No modern coach, in any sport, understands that better than NFL veteran Tom Coughlin. He led the New York Giants to two Super Bowl victories (2008 and 2012) with his system of relentless preparation and
He teaches his players that you can never guarantee a win, but you can always earn the right to win—with focus, consistency, hard work, and anticipation of obstacles. And if you’ve earned the right to win, you can sleep soundly before a big game and take the field with confidence.
Now Coughlin brings his best advice and anecdotes to a wider audience, and shows how they apply beyond the gridiron. As he likes to say, the more you sweat, the less you bleed. He explains his attention to detail and his passion for knowing even the smallest bits of information that might affect a game. He also shows how to build flexibility into your plan and prepare for the unexpected.
Coughlin blends insider stories with practical insights from his forty-year career, creating a powerful guide for leaders in any field.
Tom Coughlin was the head coach of the New York Giants for 12 seasons and led them to two Super… More about Tom Coughlin
David Fisher is the author of more than 20 books, including Across the Top of the World, A Race on the… More about David Fisher
Tom Coughlin was the head coach of the New York Giants for 12 seasons and led them to two Super Bowl victories. He was also head coach of the expansion Jacksonville Jaguars for nine seasons, leading the team to two… More about Tom Coughlin
“Tom Coughlin challenged us and prepared us to handle anything that was thrown at us…. The lessons I learned from him weren’t
limited to football. They were applicable to every aspect of my life.”—Michael Strahan, from the foreword
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