About Coach John Wooden
John Wooden, crowned by ESPN as the “Coach of the 20th Century,” was more than just a basketball coach; he was a master at guiding everyday people to realize “what's next” in life. His mentorship impacted many individuals, from NBA legends like Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Bill Walton to thought leaders such as John Maxwell, who all attribute their successes to his teachings.
As the iconic coach of the UCLA Bruins, Coach Wooden's achievements on the court are unparalleled, leading his team to 10 NCAA national championships in just 12 years. Beyond the court, he enriched countless lives through his books, speeches, and profound insights.
His teachings, like the Pyramid of Success, have not only influenced the realm of sports but also have deep resonance in personal growth, leadership, and business. Recognized in SUCCESS magazine, Entrepreneur, and leadership seminars globally, Coach Wooden's bestselling books continue to be the cornerstone for personal development courses and workshops worldwide.