Positive Coaching Alliance: The key to successful culture is hiring dedicated coaches

Positive Coaching Alliance: The key to successful culture is hiring dedicated coaches

Editor’s Note: This article was submitted by Players First partner Positive Coaching Alliance, as part of Club Development week. It first appeared in the Dev Zone.

For Paul Snow, athletic director at Menlo-Atherton High School, hiring the right coaches is about finding coaches who are in it for the right reasons. He looks for people who want to give back to the sports they love. He also looks for coaches who are in it for the long haul.

These coaches want to continue to succeed for many years, despite nominal pay. They understand that the true value of being a coach is in the relationship building with the athletes. Dedication and the right attitude are the most important things Snow looks for when hiring new coaches.

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