The Boss Of The Team

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Dominic Wynn
Mrs. Lozares
English II
15 February 2017
The Boss of the Team
1. The career that I chose, and I thought best suited me was to be a basketball coach. I chose this career because I really enjoy sports, and this career involves me being around them all the time. Being a basketball coach has just stuck out to me when I thought about what career I wanted to pursue when I got into college. I am not for sure if this is what I definately want to pursue, but let’s give it a go. There is many great things when it comes to being a coach. Yet there is also many limiting factors to being a coach.
2. There are many responsibilities for a coach. A basketball coach must organize practices and gather a team with the knowledge of the basics of …show more content…

You also need to know how to speak the dominant language for the area or culture so you can communicate with others. A coach also needs to learn psychology so they will know individual differences in ability, personality, and interests; learning and motivation; psychological research methods; and the assessments and treatment of behavioral and affective disorders. A coach also needs to have administration and management so they will have knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination in people and resources. All these educational resources are needed to succeed in being a coach. 5. There are many colleges in Oklahoma that offer this major. One really good college that offers this major is Oklahoma State University, the main campus is in Stillwater and I used to live there, so why not try to go there. Another college that is right in town also has a good program for this career. 6. To reach the ranks of professional coaches, a candidate usually needs years of coaching experience and a winning record at a college. Some coaches have no experience with coaching but are hired at a professional level because of their success as an athlete. 7. Coaches often have irregular work hours, including

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