Forego presents that bring a sugar-high joy but are discarded in a month.
Encouraging your kid to seek the lighter side of life.
My three sons learned the corollary – that being late is rude.
Jeff Nelligan has been through college sports recruitment twice with good results. He attributes it to the athletic abilities of his kids, but most importantly because of their follow through and determination. He shares the inside scoop of what you need to know for success.
Dad Jeff Nelligan wanted tough and resilient sons. He shares the “dad sayings” he used to get them.
A dad who has successfully raised his three sons outlines the four criteria he feels are important for a young person to be successful in life. Here they are.
Jeff Nelligan calls it “the combine grind”, showcases and try-outs and premier tourneys where college coaches from all three NCAA divisions congregate, analyze, measure, and decide which kids they’ll follow and recruit. Here is how he, and his sons, survived it.
When Jeff Nelligan sees pressure on his sons to perform, he knows there might be failure. Here is how he teaches them to be resilient.