Interview Nick Bollettieri Head Coach, IMG Performance Institute


Sport is a metaphor for life.  The emotions, the commitment, the effort, the highs, the lows, the blood, the sweat, the tears, the bouquets, the brickbats.  Follow a sport, play a sport, you can experience all that life can offer in ninety minutes, five hours, a day, five days.  There is much business can learn from sport and vice versa, not least sport would appear to acknowledge that the best players are not guaranteed to make the best managers.

Nick Bollettieri is one of those people who has managed tremendous success from the business of sport.  An American Tennis Coach, he has taken the likes of Jim Courier, Andre Agassi, Monica Seles and Mary Pierce to the world number one spot.

For those of you that aren’t familiar, MeetTheBoss.tv  is a great resource for all things Executive Leadership and Management Training.  Click on the link below for the full interview and here some great content from Nick on the lessons he has taken from a career in business and sport working with some of the world’s greatest talent.  You can subscribe for free, its more than worth the key strokes.

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