Mike Sealy, coach of the UCLA women’s volleyball team, talks here about mistakes he made in dealing with his players after the Bruins rose to the No. 1 ranking.
Not only are Sealy’s words entertaining, they’re instructive for any coach at any level because he offers advice on how to turn a team around when it has lost confidence.
One of the keys: Present a calm demeanor and relay a relaxed message to your players. It helps take the pressure off.