How to structure your esports practice and scrims as a coach coaching practice professionality scrims well being

How do you structure your esports practice and scrims coach? You might run your practices as usual. Players come in, you jump into a game, give some pointers, and then you end with a VOD and set goals for the next practice. Although this is commonly practiced, you’re missing out on a lot!...

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The 4 Stages Of Teaching Anything As An Esports Coach coaching communication professionality

How amazing would it be if you could teach anything on any level to your players as an esports coach? First, we will dive into the 4 stages of competence so you know on what level your players are, and then we will introduce the 4 stages of teaching anything that will level up your coaching and...

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How to deal with negative players during practice coaching communication professionality well being

Let's say that during practice, one of your players tends to be very negative. He complains about everything that goes wrong. He's being rude. He sighs into the microphone every time he dies and blames everyone else for losing the match. He's derailing the scrim and throwing his fellow teammates...

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How to make a good first impression as an esports coach career communication professionality

Imagine that you're going to meet a newly formed team for the first time in two hours. You'll be their coach for the upcoming season. You know that first impressions are important because you know that the players are thinking thoughts like "I wonder how good this coach is", "is he friendly?...

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How The Mastermind Personality Type Impacts Esports personality

According to the ActionType Academy of the Netherlands, people with the INTJ personality type, also known as “Masterminds”, are overall known for their strategic minds, imaginative nature, and desire to apply their passion for knowledge in reshaping our world. Masterminds are...

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Why Individual Centered Coaching Prevents Burned-Out Esports Players well being

Lately I’ve read posts about esport athletes become burned-out fairly soon in their careers. It feels these messages become, unfortunately, more frequent. It’s an important topic, to discuss burnout among esport players. This not only affects the players themselves, but it also...

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The Communication Of Strategists communication personality

To let your understand what I am going to talk about this and other blogs we have to do a quick introduction of esports personalities.

Just like the MBTI (Myers Briggs Type Indicator) or 16personalities-test. There are 16 esports personality profiles. Each of these profiles have different...

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Team Communication In Esports communication personality

Almost a year ago I talked to a League of Legends coach about different personalities in esports. We talked about tendencies of different personalities and how people react in certain situations and also how players and coaches communicate differently. He did a personality assessment back then...

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How To Spot Direct And Indirect Players gameplay personality

Have you ever played with that one friend that most of the time rushed in, always looking for action, and made a sick fast play or that he rushed in and straight up died. Or that other friend that when you are going in: “where are you when I need you? You are to late!” But sometimes...

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