I was with good friend and leadership expert, James Leath of Unleash the Athlete, a few years back in a coffee shop in Bend, Oregon. We were discussing a mutual pet peeve: coaches not removing their sunglasses to speak to athletes. I think that eye contact is key to connecting with athletes.
James asked, “do you know how they say I love you in the movie Avatar?”
He pointed to his eyes and then pointed to me saying “I see you”. How powerful is that?
In this episode, we dig into the code a bit to discover the importance of eye contact when coaching athletes. There are some neurological reasons as well as some psychological ones for making proper eye contact. Tune it to find out how to
<Unlock> Eye Contact…