15/11/2018By Mladen Jovanovic on 15/11/2018
In third and final video on Team Management, I am discussing task management, workout design, documents & notes management, communication, monitoring, dashboards and analytics. There is a lot of software provided in this video series, so as a summary I provide software recommendations for teams/individuals with different budgets.
25/09/2018By Mladen Jovanovic on 25/09/2018
In these video series I will expand and continue the discussion on the best practices one can utilize to solve (or help solving) management issues. First part of this video series goes into the agile concepts, setting goals using the OKR and importance of clearly defined meeting types (daily-stand-up and 1-on-1s are more deeply explained).
24/10/2017By Mladen Jovanovic on 24/10/2017
I am pretty certain that the first one to suggest using Trello (somewhere in 2013) was Jose Fernandez from Houston Astros. Jose is pretty much technology clairvoyant. Another person that directed me to use Paul Dijkstra et al. five-color health and performance risk grading system 1 (see the below picture) was Brian Green from USA Rugby Sevens. We keep...
01/10/2017By Mladen Jovanovic on 01/10/2017
Unfortunately, or luckily, in High Performance Teams, there are multiple coaches that need to be consulted for the optimal schedule (and its changes). Besides, if we follow the ideas of the Agile Periodization, then we are constantly updating the plan in iterative manner, and these updates need to be the result of the Sprint meetings. This demands that the...
24/09/2017By Mladen Jovanovic on 24/09/2017
When you are a single coach in the private sector and you are dealing with few athletes, it is much easier to get organized. But when you are a part of the big machine such as High Performance team, where there might be multiple coaches, PTs, medical doctors, sports scientists, nutritionists and so forth, getting organized is of utmost...
04/01/2017By Mladen Jovanovic on 04/01/2017
The main reason why I have decided to make a special version of Annual Planner for Sports, which you can put on Google Sheets with two clicks only. It allows you to easily create a flexible annual plan and sessions calendar for your team.
05/03/2016By Mladen Jovanovic on 05/03/2016
What can we learn from IT (Agile) and production (Lean) industry in regards of managing of our workflows, identifying bottlenecks in our processes…
13/10/2015By Mladen Jovanovic on 13/10/2015
Last couple of weeks (or months) I have been trying to read as much as I can on productivity and was trying to re-organize my flow and how I get things done and organized. I have been using Evernote (with implemented GTD: Getting Things Done a-la solution The Secret Weapon, that uses smart tagging system) to plan my goals,…