Bo's Lasting Lessons by Bo Schembechler
The Legendary Coach Teaches the Timeless Fundamentals of Leadership

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There are very few coaches held higher esteem than Bo Schembechler. As coach of the University of Michigan football team, he won 13 Big Ten titles and finished as the winningest coach in their storied history. But beyond the wins and losses, Bo is best remembered for the remarkable impact he had on his players and fans alike.

In BO'S LASTING LESSONS, the coach draws on his years of experience, using first-person anecdotes to deliver timeless lessons on leadership, motivation and responsibility. His distinctive gruff voice leaps from the page.

With pithy language, Bo explains that true leadership requires the compassion to actively listen to your people, and then to have the courage to do what is right every time.

A big believer in peer pressure and in always making his players accountable for their actions, Schembechler has coached athletes who went on to become professional football players, doctors, lawyers and CEOs.
 

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BO SCHEMBECHLER was the winningest coach in the history of the nation's winningest college football team. As coach of Michigan, he had a record of 234-65-8, the fifth best tally of all college football coaches in history. He was in demand across the country for his speeches on team work, motivation, and inspiration, and was the bestselling author of BO. JOHN U. BACON is a top sports journalist based in Michigan and a long-time associate of Bo Schembechler.
 
Published September 10, 2007 by Business Plus. 352 pages
Genres: Business & Economics, Sports & Outdoors, Health, Fitness & Dieting. Non-fiction

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With a style so conversational that readers will almost be able to hear the voice of the late, great Michigan Wolverines football coach, Schembechler (1929-2006), it seems as if coauthor and sports

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Former Michigan football coach Bo Schembechler saw recently resigned Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel as "a snake in the grass," according to Ann Arbor author John U.

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