The Art and Science of Leadership - Jack Groppel

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The Art and Science of Leadership - Jack Groppel


Committed and passionate coaches ask themselves one question every day.

How can I become a better leader for my player? 

Beyond that, what does effective leadership LOOK like? 

Featured presenter at WTC2 by GPTCA/SI Jack Groppel, who is an internationally recognized authority and pioneer in the science of human performance, has some tremendous insights that he shares in his course: The Art and Science of Leadership.

In this course, Jack reveals:

- The common threads ALL champions have in common

- The difference between a great teacher and a great coach (it's not what you think).

- What seperates novice coaches from expert coaches

- Why adversity is the ULTIMATE acid test, and how to use it to your advantage.

- Practical applications to become a more effective leader

- and much, much more

This course is jam-packed full of knowledge and inspiration from one of the world leaders in High Performance.  If your goal is to become a more effective leader, The Art and Science of Leadership by Jack Groppel is the course for you.





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Dr. Jack Groppel is a world recognized authority and leader in the science of human performance.

Dr. Groppel currently serves on appointment as Professor of Kinesiology & Community Health at the University of Illinois @ Urbana-Champaign, and served as an Adjunct Professor of Management at the J.L. Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University for many years. Dr. Groppel has addressed the issue of worksite wellness and performance at such policy events as the United Nations Side Event for Physical Activity and Non-Communicable Disease, a U.S. Congressional Briefing on Worksite Health Promotion, and represented the worksite wellness industry at the historic Surgeon General’s Call to Action on Walking and Walkable Communities. 

In concurrence with his Johnson & Johnson Human Performance Institute duties, Dr. Groppel is the Co-Chair of the Health Enhancement Research Organization (HERO) Health, Performance & Productivity Study Committee as well as the National Spokesperson for the CEO Pledge for Physical Activity of the National Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity. 

Dr. Groppel authored The Corporate Athlete book on achieving the pinnacle of corporate performance and co-authored The Corporate Athlete Advantage. He developed the Corporate Athlete® concept for his training program while serving as an associate professor of kinesiology and bioengineering at the University of Illinois, helping both business executives and athletes increase performance levels. In 1992, he combined his program with Dr. Jim Loehr to form the Human Performance Institute. Dr. Groppel has also co-created, organized and led research on the Johnson & Johnson Patient Athlete™ program, which applies the Institute’s Corporate Athlete® program to joint reconstruction patients. He has been featured in the New York TimesFortuneForbesShapeFast Company and Huffington Post, among others. 

Dr. Groppel is a Fellow in the American College of Sports Medicine as well as a Fellow in the American College of Nutrition. Dr. Groppel is a Board certified nutritionist, a former Research Associate to the U.S. Olympic Training Center and he served as Vice President on the National Board of Directors of the United States Professional Tennis Association. Dr. Groppel also dedicated 16 years of service to the United States Tennis Association as Chairman of the National Sport Science Committee.



It is the most important Tennis Conference in the world which is organized by GPTCA and Segal Institute, supported by ATP.


Each year, virtually it brings together the most important and outstanding international tennis coaches, scientists, personalities, experts with great experience on player development processes, Each one presents us the progressive development pathway of Top Competitive Worldwide Tennis Players.


WORLD TENNIS CONFERENCE by GPTCA/SI has been designed and developed into several presentations and very special content on many different subjects on and off court to help you to keep developing your best strategies for your tennis projects. All presentations are integrated into specialized thematic blocks to maximize the experience of being part of the event.


Take advantage to have a presentation of each of WTC Speakers.


Is important to remark that when you are buying a presentation/course you are helping to promote tennis because most of the speakers donate their income to Tennis AID, a non-profit organization who is promoting tennis giving racquets, nets, tennis balls, tennis clothes and much more supporting tennis actions in countries like (Ghana, Nigeria, Vietnam, Philippines, Bolivia, Cambodia and others)


Be ready to participate in the next WTC3 in March, 2023 with the most important coaches in Professional Tennis Circuits.

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Caterory: Tennis/Coaching Tennis
Videos: 14
Tags: Leadership