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What DO The Best Do Differently

Over the course of the last three decades, some of the biggest names in sports and
business have invited Don to help them tell their story in a book.

Here are some of the words they’ve written or
said about the experience afterwards.


Warrick Dunn

Former NFL player for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Working with Don he asked me a question – “What would you say if you ever met the man who killed my mother?” – that changed my life. We went together to meet that man on death row and after forgiving him I am free of things that were dragging me before. Working on the book was a great experience in many ways.

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John Wooden

John Wooden

Legendary head basketball coach for UCLA

I had written several books before, but Don presented me with a unique idea and it was one I enjoyed working on together. Plus, he was someone whose company I enjoyed. To work that long on a book, you have to enjoy being together.

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Dale Brown

Dale Brown

Former head basketball coach for Louisiana State University

There are few journalists in America – maybe none – who are like Don. His character, his passion, his integrity make him a special human being. Yes we wrote a book together, but today I’d tell you that if I had a son I’d want it to be Don Yaeger.

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  • Greatness
  • Graduation Special
  • You Are Worth It
  • Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans
  • Teammate
  • Greatness
  • Great Teams
  • Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates
  • The Two Most Important Days Of Your Life
  • What Makes the Great Ones Great
  • Wish Granted
  • George Washington’s Secret Six
  • Any Given Monday
  • Starting and Closing
  • Nothing to Lose, Everything to Gain
  • Play Like You Mean It
  • Gold Medal Strategies
  • I Beat the Odds
  • Devoted
  • Never Give Up On Your Dream
  • A Game Plan for Life
  • The Senior
  • Running for my Life
  • Tarnished Heisman
  • It’s Not About The Truth
  • Turning of the Tide
  • Ya Gotta Believe!
  • Sole Influence
  • Never Die Easy
  • Pros And Cons
  • A Shark Never Sleeps
  • Tiger in a Lion’s Den

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Don Yaeger is a Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), longtime Associate Editor for Sports Illustrated, 11-time New York Times best-selling author, leadership expert and executive coach.

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