• 7 Great Books on Leadership

    Our Upward Stars’ staff has chosen seven great books on leadership that will help you develop not just as a coach of young athletes, but as a leader in all aspects of your life.

  • 5 Tips to Follow on Social Media

    If you’ve ever used Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or Snapchat, then you already know of the vast landscape of social media. It’s fun, engaging, and sometimes overwhelming. As great an experience as social media can be, there are also several things that can cause trouble for young athletes when they’re not careful. Here are five solid tips that will give you a safe and fun experience on social media.

  • John Wooden's 8 Laws of Learning

    In his time as the head coach at UCLA in the 1960’s and 70’s, John Wooden won 10 National Titles, finishing undefeated in four of those seasons. He was the first person to ever be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame both as a player and as a coach. So it’s no surprise that his legacy is used today in so many ways to teach leadership and coaching.