Mano Watsa is the President of PGC Basketball. You can follow him online at @PGCbasketball.

Help! My Kids Are Always On Their Phones (Video)

Join PGC President Mano Watsa as he shares some of the tips he’s learned to help navigate the distractions of technology, including adopting a technique from PGC founder Dick DeVenzio called “an air-conditioned room conversation.”

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Happy Holidays from PGC Basketball

At the beginning of this year, I shared some key principles of how I personally end each year—both with a time of reflection on the current year and a look ahead to the coming year. The response we received to that information was so overwhelming, we’ve decided to share it again, hoping that some of you may find it helpful as you reflect on the year that was and anticipate the one that’s to come.

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5 Ways to Practice Mental Toughness

Here are five ways to practice your mental toughness off the court. If you practice these five things, every day, you’ll develop greater self-discipline. You’ll become unstoppable in anything you do. It is five things you will have to rise above your feelings every day. That is how you build mental toughness. You develop, as a habit, a muscle of rising above your feelings to level of your aspirations and commitments.

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Team Culture: Commitment vs. Behavior Based

What’s the difference between a commitment based team culture and a behavior based culture? And, why should it matter to you? Here’s a video from a recent PGC / Glazier basketball

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The Way I End Each Year

For the past few years, I have taken time over the holidays to do the same two exercises: On New Year’s Eve I take time to reflect back on the year; then on New Year’s Day I take time to create my plan for the coming year. These few hours have become really special to me. In fact, I look forward to them with great anticipation. Looking back on the year gives me the chance to pause to celebrate and appreciate all that transpired. My reflection process is the same each year.

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Habits Of Good Point Guards

VIDEO: Discover the one place good point guards want to get to on the court and what they do when they get there.

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Three Things I Learned – Part 3

This is the final blog in a 3-part series on my key learnings from 2011. Key Learning #3: At our sessions in the summer, we have typically made pizza and

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Three Things I Learned – Part 2

This is the second blog in a 3-part series on my key learnings from 2011. Key Learning #2: Don’t try to convince people to attend PGC. Sometime over the past

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