Diary of a Return to Play – How the NRL’s Melbourne Storm and Canberra Raiders Resumed the Season

In the second of a new series with Elite Performance Partners, Frank Ponissi of the Melbourne Storm and Matt Ford of the Canberra Raiders chart the day of their encounter as part of the NRL’s grand restart. This article first appeared on the Leaders in Sport Performance Institute member’s site on Friday 5 June 2020…

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How the NRL and the Melbourne Storm Began their Return to Play

In the first of a new series with Elite Performance Partners, Melbourne General Manager Frank Ponissi reflects on one of the first leagues in the world to return to play and attributes their speed to collaboration, adaptability and careful planning. This article first appeared on the Leaders In Sport Performance Institute member’s site on 29…

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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% culture, 50% capabilities. That we see shared (or conflicting) values, beliefs, mindset and behaviours to be as much of an indication of how a person will fit into a team, contribute, and thrive as…

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Anna Edwards and David Slemen of Elite Performance Partners announce new partnership with Leaders In Sport

Leaders in Sport and EPP: A New Partnership

A Shared Platform to Address the Performance Challenges of Today Getting to speak with, meet with, and interview the best of the best in performance, day in and day out gives Dave and myself both a deep view of current issues and a broad understanding of shared challenges across sports, roles and environments. But we…

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Dave Slemens and Anna Edwards of EPP present Karyn Bailey with her prize for Best Performance in the MSc in Entirepreneurship

Best Performance Prize – Bath University School of Management

As part of ongoing partnership with Bath University School of Management, we were thrilled to sponsor, and award, the prize for Best Performance in the MSc in Entrepreneurship to Karyn Bailey last week. Well done to the entire cohort and to Karyn in particular. Thank you @eppartners for sponsoring our Entrepreneurship prize, and to David…

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Learn-It-Alls

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

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Not Every End Is The Goal – Sometimes It’s About Putting Yourself Out There…

“David Court’s speech at The Football Association’s Level 5 Technical Director graduate celebration dinner this week brilliantly highlighted the key to the course, without once mentioning its content…

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Analysing the Director of Analytics

In his fourth column of a series for Training Ground Guru, David Slemen explains why for any club with ambition to learn something new, the Director of Analytics is a “non-negotiable” role.

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