Lebron James' Former High School Coach Dru Joyce Speaks On How To Create A Championship Culture
The Re-Released Book "Beyond Championships: A Playbook for Winning at Life" Gives Senior Leaders The Winning Edge On Being Successful.
By: Coach Dru Joyce
Dru Joyce has won many accolades and is best known for being a motivator and mentor to countless young men who have gone on to play basketball professionally both in the U.S. and overseas. In less than ten years, he went from a top sales performer in a management position at ConAgra Foods to one of the most visible high school basketball coaches in the country. In addition, he has navigated life and business obstacles to create a winning environment based on the foundation of faith, trust and belief in the dream to become successful. Coach Dru has emerged as a real leader with the blueprint on what's important in shaping an organization's culture. He understands that changing the "culture" of a team can move them forward into greatness and success. His insight into the game, vision, values and method of putting together a winning team make him one of the most reputed and respected coaches. The book is about achieving success, winning and what it takes for leaders to overcome challenges. He outlines his journey of coaching the number one player in the nation and the leadership lessons learned along the way to creating a National Championship Team.
Coach Dru has shared his expertise in creating championship cultures with thousands of youth, educators, corporate executives, sales professionals, corporations, universities, television programs and non-profit organizations with his message. When contacted, Coach Dru was quoted as saying, "The culture of my basketball team is built around 7 keywords which hang on the wall of our locker room. Those words are: Humility, Unity, Discipline, Thankfulness, Servanthood, Integrity, and Passion. I tell our players, 'Don't remember them, be them - culture is what we do.'" Check out Coach Dru Joyce on video here: https://www.youtube.com/
About Coach Dru Joyce:
Coach Dru is a winning coach, speaker and author. Entering his 15th year as head basketball coach, under his leadership, Coach Dru has led the St. Vincent St. Mary Fighting Irish in Akron, OH to win three State Championships and a National Title. He is the Executive Director of the Northeast Ohio Basketball Association. Dru and his wife Carolyn are the proud parents of four adult children and five grandchildren.
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