Even after almost four decades of enormous success as a college basketball coach, Coach K is still adapting. After a first-round NCAA tournament loss in 2014, Coach K was faced with decisions over the coming year of how to adapt his program and his own leadership approach to make sure their first-round defeat didn't happen again. His decisions ultimately led the Duke program to yet another NCAA Championship just one year after the first-round loss.
Through this course, you'll learn about the decisions Coach K faced and how he adapted both his own approach and his team's, resulting in the sport's ultimate success. These lessons are applicable well beyond basketball with questions and takeaways that you can apply to whatever personal or professional setback you've faced.
What you'll get through the course:
- Exclusive access to video insights and perspectives from Coach K.
- Interactive lessons where you're learning from decisions Coach K faced.
- "Fast break" video lessons with tactical lessons for success.
- Worksheets and takeaways to bring the lessons home.
- Promotional pricing for additional PowerForward Coach K courses.
StartMarch Madness (1:42)
StartMarch Madness: What Coach K did (2:18)
StartA Summer Abroad (2:37)
StartA Summer Abroad: What Coach K did (1:15)
StartFast Break: The concept of “Next Play” (2:13)
StartFast Break: Encouraging a sense of ownership through dialogue (1:53)
StartFast Break: Dealing with success and defeat (1:49)
StartFast Break: Continually building, growing, improving and adapting (2:45)
StartGame plan for success
Frequently Asked Questions
Mike Krzyzewski, Coach K, is the head coach of the Duke University men’s basketball program. He is the all-time-winningest men’s college basketball coach with more than 1000 wins and five national championships since he joined Duke in 1980. He has also served as the head coach of the USA Basketball Men’s Senior National Team for 11 years, leading the team to the last two Olympic Gold Medals.