Episode 14

Managing Mavericks

“Mavericks are game changers, rule breakers and social magnets — they are a leaders toughest challenge.”

Mavericks are the free spirits that achieve great results in unconventional ways. It feels like we can’t live with them or without them such is their polarising impact on our teams. In today’s episode, Jeremy picks out expert insights from Sporting Edge’s digital library about how to get the best out of big characters.

Learn from leading coaches like Ian McGeechan and Greg Shipperd about how they approach their powerful players. Former Chair of UK Sport, Baroness Sue Campbell, and Sport Psychologist Dr Christina Fink explore setting boundaries and dealing with varied personalities. We also hear personal insights from sporting icons Frank Lampard, Nasser Hussain and Shane Warne. How will you manage your maverick?

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“Every time we win, I pour a little splash of champagne into my England cap, it carries all the memories of my career.”

Listen to: Stuart Broad MBE
Episode 15

Stuart Broad MBE

As your profile builds, so do the external distractions. Being the 7th bowler of all time to reach 500 Test Match wickets, Stuart Broad has developed a mental game that is as impressive as his skills. In this episode, Jeremy unpacks a conversation with Stuart into the routines and strategies...


30 min