Coach Sylvia Hatchell of the University of North Carolina is the active winningest coach in women’s basketball, and second all-time behind Tennessee’s Pat Summitt. Listen to a short excerpt from her conversation on greatness with Don Yaeger, in which she describes the mentality of winning players.
Tom Osborne talks about his culture at Nebraska being about trust, authenticity, caring, and maintaining a positive environment.
Michigan State men's basketball coach Tom Izzo on handling dysfunction and stepping up to be a firm leader.
Chris Petersen won 92 games, 5 bowl games including 2 Fiesta Bowls in 8 seasons as head coach at Boise State. At just 49-years-old, he has the kind of resume that the NCAA's top football programs drool over. No head coach has won more games in the last 8 years than Petersen who has won better than 88% of his games. Here's a snippet from Don Yaeger's sit-down interview with Coach Petersen and the specific culture he created with the players at Boise State.
Newly crowned 6-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion Jimmie Johnson, driver of the Number 48 Chevrolet, talks with Don Yaeger about what it takes to perform at a high level for a prolonged period of time. On November 17th, 2013, Johnson captured his 6th NASCAR Championship in the last 8 seasons. He is one title away from tying the NASCAR record of 7 career championships held by legends Richard Petty and the late Dale Earnhardt, Sr.
Indiana basketball coach Tom Crean on the importance of communication to achieving success.