The New Wave Coach

Drew Carlson
Sharing ideas to disrupt the status quo in coaching.
Created 13 Sep 2020
  • 2021 Sharing
    26 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read
    Positive Sumday Players to Check-Out: Asking better questions Read anything on this blog Great coaching video examples Mental Skills Get Better at Hockey with Hockey’s Arsenal Improve your Thinking TJ...
  • Open Letter to Youth Sport Parents
    23 Dec 2021 • 3 min read • 4 0
    Dear Parents, I was home for the holidays and went to watch an 11u hockey game. My Dad is helping out as an assistant coach this year. In 80 minutes of sitting in the top row of an ice rink, I observe...
  • The Transfer of Difficulty
    19 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read
    Here’s a short clip from the movie Zootopia: Read more
  • Lessons from "The Process Guy”
    16 Dec 2021 • 3 min read
    Two facts about me: I love Beef Burnt Ends Sam Hinkie has fundamentally transformed the way I think Only the latter will be relevant to the rest of this piece. If you want me to do an article on Beef ...
  • Creation Mode: OFF
    12 Dec 2021 • 1 min read
    Last week we talked about playing with creator mode ON. If you missed it click here. When was the last time you felt micromanaged? What does that do the next time you have an idea? Do you speak up aga...
  • The Customer Service Question: How May I Help You?
    09 Dec 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    At 25 years old, after a failed attempt at playing some pro hockey… I returned home to Michigan after a 14-hour drive from a tryout in North Carolina and the question hit me… Now what? I knew I wanted...
  • Creation Mode: ON
    06 Dec 2021 • 1 min read • 2 0
    Have you heard of the “creator economy” yet? It essentially these first 3 tweets in a great Jack Butcher thread: jack butcher @jackbutcher Being yourself is a hedge against the inevitable commoditizat...
  • Measuring Everything is for Baking: Part 2
    02 Dec 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    To read part 1 from a while back, click the link below. If you’re ready, let go for part 2. The Chart that Ruined my Career Mond...
  • You're NGMI If...
    29 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 0
    The kids have a couple new acronyms you might not have heard of… Let’s go to school on them first. NGMI= Never Gonna Make It WAGMI= We’re All Gonna Make It Example: If you’re still holding your money ...
  • Play the Right Game: Intro
    22 Nov 2021 • 4 min read
    I’ve written a shorter ebook about “realizations and change.” It’s completed and will be out early next year. But I wanted to share a preview with you and make the book available to the CHP community ...
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