The Gold Standard: Building a World-Class Team By: Mike Krzyzewski. Justin Meeth. Quick Summary of The Gold Standard. Coach Mike Krzyzewski’s book on the process of building the 2008 Olympic men’s basketball team. The team was famously known as “The Redeem Team”.
The Gold Standard: Building a World-Class TeamBy: Mike Krzyzewski
“I think we have to be a no excuse team.” – LeBron James
“Excuses are like dirty socks, everyone has them and they all stink.”
“The relationship that a leader wants to see develop among his or her team are based on communication.”
“Talk is contagious.” – Chris Bosh
“Great teams have multiple leaders, multiple voices.” – Coach K
1. My house my rules.
2. If you do poorly in school, you will not be able to participate in sports until they improve.
3. Be a leader and not a follower.