Walk Off Winning: A Game Plan for Leading Your Team and Organization to Success

  • 3h 43m
  • Steve Trimper
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2020

Become a doer. Motivation and strategies from a top figure in sports leadership

There are many books available on the topic of leadership, but none quite like this one. Walk Off Winning: A Game Plan for Leading Your Team and Organization to Success is the work of Steve Trimper—a college baseball coach who shares what he has learned about business through his extensive leadership experience in high-level sports. In addition to reflecting on his own failures and successes, Trimper interviews leadership experts to distill a wealth of wisdom into this valuable book.

Inside, you’ll read about the key principles of team building, culture, and organization building. If you are looking for a way to enhance your leadership, whether you lead a team of one or an entire organization, Walk Off Winning is for you. This book will give you the motivation and strategies to “become a doer.” Anyone involved in leadership, sports management, or the general business world will benefit from the inspirational anecdotes and honest advice in this much sought-after guide for leaders of all kinds.

  • Discover the key principles of team building that apply in every organization and setting
  • Gain the motivation you need to stop waiting around for success and “become a doer”
  • Learn from the real-world successes and failures of a top leader in high-level sports
  • Get inspired to take an honest look at your opportunities for leadership growth

From the sports field to the business office, good leadership in any arena shares a single, universal foundation. If you want to achieve your dreams, you’ll have to learn to Walk Off Winning.

About the Author

STEVE TRIMPER is a college baseball coach and sought-after motivational speaker. He has over 20 years of experience as a Division I college baseball head coach. In 2017, he became the head coach for the Stetson Hatters, a top-25 team in the division. He led the 2018 Hatters to their best season in history, with 18 consecutive wins and a top 10 final ranking. Steve has been selected as Coach of the Year three times.



In this Book

  • You Need Values, But Keep Them Simple
  • Never Underestimate the Power of Giving
  • Attitude and the Power of the Handshake
  • The Communicator Wins
  • I Always Got Hits Because My Shoelaces Were Tucked In
  • Leaders Lead the Way
  • Are You a Brick with Mortar?
  • The Value of Real Energy
  • Good Impressions
  • White-Tailed Deer and Career Progression
  • Fall Forward When You Fail—and You're Gonna Fail!
  • Keep Chopping Wood: Pressure Versus Preparation
  • Ego: You Better Have One
  • The Art of Decompression
  • Winners Versus Losers
  • The 5 Percent Rule
  • Shoulda, Woulda, Coulda: Get Rid of It
  • Be a Doer, Not a Talker
  • True Success


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