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Getting Better At Getting Better

  • IIT Institute of Design (map)

Over the last ten years, professional sports have transitioned from a cauldron of physical prowess to primarily mental contests of preparation and adaptation. Through the combination of talent, coaching, unlimited video, big data computing, and great processes, professional teams, athletes, and coaches spend far more time preparing their minds than they do their bodies. Skip Walter will share his observation of the transformations in professional sports and how these changes can inform how corporations will create "getting better at getting better" ecosystems for their leaders and key talent.