Mano Watsa is the President of PGC Basketball. You can follow him online at @PGCbasketball.
This is my story… and it’s a personal one
Hi, it’s Mano. I’m often asked how it all happened, as I had no business standing on that stage. This is my story… and it’s a personal one. From an
My Season Ended in Disappointment
This is a correspondence between PGC owner Dena Evans and a long-time PGC grad. I was so moved by Dena’s response to this player, which the player’s father shared with me, I decided to ask Dena, and this athlete, for permission to share this correspondence publicly. If you know the heart-ache and disappointment of not reaching your team or individual goals, this is a must-read.
Instilling The Pursuit of Excellence (Video)
How do you help your child excel in the pursuit of excellence? Join PGC President Mano Watsa as he explains why it’s important for young people to strive for excellence, which includes being able to maintain passions and overcome adversity throughout life.
Instilling A Growth Mindset (Video)
Join PGC President Mano Watsa as he explains why it’s crucial for young people to develop growth mindsets so they can grow, change and achieve.
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Do You Know Your Child’s Love Language? (Video)
In Gary Chapman’s book, “The Five Love Languages,” Chapman describes the five love languages that each one of us speak in and the ways we receive love. Join PGC President Mano Watsa as he explains why it’s critical to learn the love language of your children and athletes so you can connect with them based on how they like to receive love.
The Problem With Improvement (Video)
Since a player can’t see their own improvement, it’s important for parents to positively discuss growth with their athlete. Join PGC President Mano Watsa as he explains how to encourage and motivate your child by being specific when highlighting improvements.
Dealing With Unfair Circumstances
As parents, we need our children to go through unfair circumstances to develop their grit. Join PGC President Mano Watsa as he explains ways to help your child navigate these challenges and develop them for a lifetime of success.
3 Tips To Help Navigate The Digital World (Video)
Attempting to navigate your child through the digital world can not only be challenging, but also frustrating. Join PGC President Mano Watsa as he shares a few of his best practices to help keep young people present and engaged while dealing with the distractions of phones and social media.