Episode 27. Coach Jim Johnson spent over 28 years inspiring and leading one of the toughest audiences, our youth. His experience developing winning high-school basketball teams, including 428 career victories, sets the stage for the unique credibility and power of Coach Jim Johnson’s message.
Many people talk about leadership, but it’s rare to find someone who has, quite literally, lead thousands.
In a moment later celebrated all over the world, Coach Johnson weighed risk with the potential for great opportunity for an autistic student-manager, Jason McElwain (JMac) catapulting him, the team, and JMac down a path of inspiration and hope. That one victory continues to reverberate into countless lives as audience after audience is touched by a wave of courage and tenacity, and witnesses what true leadership can accomplish.
In this episode, Coach Johnson discusses with Linda, teamwork, leadership, and what it takes to make dreams come true.
Learn more about Coach Johnson and how to have him speak at your next event at CoachJimJohnson.com. Listen to Coach Johnson's podcast Limitless Leadership Lounge which also features his co-hosts, Dr. Rehnuma Karim and Jonathan Goehring.
Go to Tiebreaker.com for the full story about Coach Johnson and Jason McElwain that Linda shared in this episode.
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