“Mickey’s book is a darn good read … He shares his passion for the game, his love for his kids, and lessons for life that we can all gain from.”
Phillip Fulmer, University of Tennessee Head Football Coach (1992-2008) and Athletic Director (2017-Present)

In Game Ready: 52 Takeaways for Winning, author and coach Mickey Marley reveals the keys to cultivating talent, instilling teamwork, and creating a clear path to victory. From “Altering the Self-Esteem Syndrome” and “Potential Can Get You Fired” to “Want vs. Willing” and “Always Look Around to See What Can Hurt You,” Marley offers practical and insightful takeaways that will help everyone from coaches and CEOs to managers and school administrators become game ready.

Whether you’ve just gotten your first job or you’re a seasoned professional, Game Ready demonstrates not only how to work with people but how to inspire, motivate, and take your team to a championship level.

In his trademark firm but fair style, Marley shares what he’s learned from thirty-seven years of coaching, mentoring, and teaching …. “Anyone can have a game ready and winning team if you have the right mixture of attitude and skills.”

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