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The Golden Whistle: Going Beyond: The Journey to Coaching Success Paperback – March 22, 2014
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"For all coaches out there, this book is a must-read!"
John Calipari, Head Coach, University of Kentucky Men's Basketball
"Your book is terrific which I knew it would be. Your great love and knowledge of the game come together and provide the secrets to achieving success in coaching and in life. You've done a masterful job of coaching all of us. Well done!"
Mike Krzyzewski, Head Coach, Duke University Men's Basketball
"The Golden Whistle is the best blueprint for success that a coach could have and the best I have seen in 3 years of searching for one. Yellow highlighters were invented for books like this."
"What Jim has done with The Golden Whistle is to teach us all some very valuable life lessons thru the journey of a coaches world. I found it easy to read yet educational at the same time. It's one that I believe many, including me, will re-read. There are that many "golden nuggets" in it!"
Kevin Eastman, Vice President of Basketball Operations, Los Angeles Clippers
"Your book is making a big difference to me as a parent; thank you for writing it. I'm anxious for other people to have the same experience and for it to change and impact their lives as well."
Rebecca Mullen, basketball mom, Life Coach at Altared Spaces.com
"The Golden Whistle is the best manual I have ever read for coaches of any sport. The amazing thing is that the lessons presented are for all coaches regardless of sport, yet they are also for every person. It provides direction for anyone on howto become successful in their area of choice and in life. I wish I had had this book when I first graduated from college, for it would have made me, not only a better coach, but a better person. READ IT!"
Glenn Wilkes, National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame; Head Coach, Stetson University Men's Basketball coach (retired)
From the Back Cover
For basketball coaches and every person who wants to become the best they can be!
This fable takes you on a journey into the heart of a coach's world. You'll meet Ted Faylor, the renowned Golden Whistle coach, who is at the pinnacle of his career; and Little K, his ambitious young studentassistant, who knows he can be a great coach and is sure he has all the answers. But the novice coach has a lot to learn, and he learns it all the hard way. This learning leads him to the 10 Golden Nuggets, which hold the secrets to earning the Golden Whistle--success in basketball coaching, and more importantly, in life.
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Give this book a try, you will not regret it.
Coach Burson has made all of us a better coach and teacher with his wonderful work and by providing us with this valuable resource on basketball as well as life.
Thank you Coach for creating such a wonderful resource!
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The Golden Whistle is the best book on coaching I have ever read. It is a must read.