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A Parallel Journey: The varied roles of coaching in an elite athlete's transition to a second career

Abstract The one truth all athletes share is that their playing career will end, often before…


Simon Cooper, The Swansea Head Coach

The Secret to Hiring a Successful Head Coach

Whatever role you’re recruiting for, you need to define what success looks like before you start.…


The Magic Business Club Podcast: Interview with Dave Slemen

EPP Partner Dave Slemen is interviewed by Russell "Rusty" Earnshaw on The Magic Business Club…


Pacey Performance Podcast: Getting a Job and Navigating a Career in Elite Sport

In this Pacey Performance Podcast episode, EPP Partner, Dave Slemen is interviewed by podcast host,…


How To Interview Online

How To Interview Online

Anyone who has spent time with us as a candidate or client will know we believe any hire to be 50%…


Learn-It-Alls

As I discovered today at Bath Rugby, you are never too old to do work experience. We talk about…


Recruiting 8 Year Olds?

As a panelist for The Football Association's Level 4 in Talent Management, Strategy and Leadership…


The Art and Science of Head Coach Recruitment - by 21st Club

Hiring managers in football should be one of the easiest recruitment tasks in the world. Whereas…


The Importance of Trusting Your Intuition and Understanding Results

Working on a head coach appointment over the past few weeks I have watched the subtle dance between…


Understanding Vulnerability and Imposter Syndrome

Our Founding Partner, David Slemen, and Managing Partner, Anna Edwards, have been on the road…