Join us in Miami for The Coaching and Leadership Summit as we identify insights and strategies to adjust to coaching/teaching today's generation.


Primary topics will be about leading and coaching a new generation of athletes and students. Including:
▪ How do we lead this newly empowered generation of student-athletes?
▪ Are there any parts of old school tactics that can be effective?
▪ How can we change without changing our standards and values?
▪ What are ways to better communicate with today's students?
▪ How to better navigate the changing landscape of athletics?
▪ How to handle "the pressure cooker" balancing your time, wellness, and family through exceedingly higher and higher expectations?

More about this event

Come to Miami to gather with other professionals from across the nation for an unforgettable leadership experience. This is a one-of-a-kind event with top minds in sport and education leadership. The Summit is an interactive event that will feature dynamic speakers recognized as outstanding leaders in their fields. You will engage and share ideas with these leaders as well as the top professionals in attendance. Regardless of sport or profession, you'll walk away with practical ways to implement concepts with your team.


The Summit’s Beliefs/Purpose

  • Who you are is how you lead.
  • Provide a great chance to reflect on your leadership style and explore areas for growth.
  • Leaders who understand and manage themselves can more effectively lead others.
  • Every leader can become better by learning from effective leaders.
  • There isn’t a more effective way to grow than sitting shoulder to shoulder with others with a leadership mindset.
  • Growing as a leader may take effort, but the personal and professional outcomes are well-worth it.


Who is it for?
Anyone interested in improving their leadership skills. Coaches, athletic administrators as well as educational leaders will benefit from the Coaching and Leadership Summit.

What’s Included: Your 3-day experience includes:

  • Ten sessions led by high caliber presenters
  • Thursday’s Welcome Reception and Happy Hour
  • Thursday dinner
  • Friday’s lunch
  • A copy of Andrew Marotta’s Tales from The Hardwood Book
  • A Leadership Journal, and a notebook
    See Tentative Schedule Below


What to bring?
An open mind and a great attitude!

What to wear?
Casual dress. After all, it is Miami!

How many participants will there be?
To enhance interaction and learning, enrollment will be limited. We want to keep this event intentionally small so that you can meet everyone and get your questions answered. So please tell your friends who are considering attending not to delay.

Where will it be held?
The Summit will be held at The Hampton by Hilton Coconut Grove/Coral Gables located just south of I-95 in Miami, FL. The hotel is conveniently located near the University of Miami, Key Biscayne, and the beautiful Coconut Grove community. The Grove is an upscale, leafy neighborhood with relaxed sidewalk cafes and chic shops in and around the CocoWalk mall. The hotel is also located just a few steps from the Metrorail Station, which provides transportation to Miami International Airport, Dadeland Mall, University of Miami, Vizcaya, and Downtown Miami.

Accommodations
A select number of discounted rooms are blocked at the Hampton Inn. A link with a coupon will be emailed to you upon enrollment.

Consider A Summit Vacation
The Summit will allow you to take a lovely holiday in Miami while enjoying the company of new friends and spending quality time with great leaders. The event is only miles from the Port of Miami so you can easily work in that cruise you’ve been wanting to take. The effects of your Miami getaway will last way beyond your leadership learning and tan!

About Dan Spainhour & The Coaching and Leadership Journal
Dan Spainhour has more than 38 years of high school and college coaching experience. He received numerous awards during his coaching career, including three state championships and twenty coach of the year honors. Spainhour's high school basketball and baseball teams collected more than 600 victories and won over 70% of their games. He worked with Leonard Hamilton on two separate occasions--at the University of Miami and at Florida State University. In 2020, Spainhour "evolved" from his coaching career to focus on his company, writing and other adventures.

Spainhour founded The Coaching and Leadership Journal in 2011. The purpose of the Journal is to provide ideas and insights to people who are passionate about leading and to provide it in a quick and easy-to-read format. The Coaching and Leadership Journal now serves leaders from all fields and has an impressive team of subscribers.

We look forward to meeting you in April in the #305

Register today to confirm your enrollment.


Tentative Schedule

Thursday, April 13, 2023

  • Registration -12:00-2:00 at Hampton Inn Coconut Grove
  • Opening Session - 2:00-3:00
  • Session 2 - 3:00 to 4:00
  • Walk to Berries at the Grove for Happy Hour and Welcome Reception - 5:00-6:00
  • Dinner/Session 3 - 6:00-8:00 Berries at the Grove


Friday, April 14, 2023

  • Session 4 - 9:00-10:15
  • Break - 10:15-10:30
  • Session 5 - 10:30-12:00
  • Lunch (Provided) - 12:00-1:00
  • Session 6 - 1:00-2:15
  • Break - 2:15-2:30
  • Session 7 - 2:30-4:00
  • Wrap up Session - 4:00-4:30
  • Dinner On your Own


Saturday, April 15, 2023

  • Session 9 - 9:00-10:00
  • Session 10 - 10:00-11:30
  • Closing Session - 11:30-12:00


There is limited seating available so secure your spot today!

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