The Final Whistle: Elite Performance Partners 2018 in Review

All good coaches know that post match analysis is a must, equally, executive leaders know that organisations should employ the same tactics. As 2018 prepares to blow its final whistle, we’re taking the opportunity to review the best year yet for Elite Performance Partners.

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Is this one area that has been overlooked in Head Coach recruitment process?

For any senior leadership role that we work on, whether it is on the performance or business side of the organisation, the briefing process is vital in identifying what criteria are important for the ideal candidate to have. In terms of Head Coach recruitment this is an invaluable part of the process that we always…

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Mark Jarvis Southampton FC

Placement News: Mark Jarvis at Southampton FC

Mark Jarvis was selected as Southampton’s new High Performance Manager with the help of our innovative recruitment process.

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Byron Field Placement

Innovative Bath Rugby Placement: Byron Field

Elite Performance Partners successfully assisted Bath Rugby in the global search for their new Head of Medical and Rehabilitation Services. 

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Matt Smith Leicester Tigers Academy

What Athletes Need from Performance Coaches

Matt Smith has played for rugby union club Leicester Tigers for more than a decade. He recently completed  some work experience with Elite Performance Partners, gaining an insight into different parts of the business whilst he considers his options for after his playing career. This article offers an athlete’s  perspective on what they look for…

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UK Sport Planning

How Performance Modelling Influences Strategy

By Harvey Hillary An emergent theme in elite sport is the importance of understanding what it takes to win. This article explores two approaches to performance modelling and discusses how such models can be used to direct corporate strategy and align resources to enable winning objectives. Understanding ‘What it Takes to Win’ In early 2016,…

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World Cup 2018 Finals coaches draw Russia

Coaches’ Culture at the Top: Elite Performance Partners News

Elite Performance Partners are currently involved in some exciting collaborations and we’re looking forward to sharing these updates with you in the near future. As the world’s finest international coaches pit their wits against each other in Russia, our MD shared his own insight from interviewing top level coaches over the last few years and…

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Football tactics board

Five Common Features of Top Level Coaches

By David Slemen, Managing Director at Elite Performance Partners One of the privileges of working in the sports recruitment sector is that we get to have insightful conversations with experts across many different high-performance areas. Over the past couple of years, we have completed a number of senior coaching searches and whilst each had its…

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