Learning Lessons and Breaking Records

By: Morgan Talbot, @MorganLTalbot Breaking records is never easy, but when accomplished it is always a great feeling. Image via John Hardin Interning in an athletic department is an incredible experience. When I was first hired at Utah State Athletics, the spring semester of my freshman year, I wasn’t exactly sure what working in sports

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Dear Younger Me, Patience is Key

Dear Nick, The quote below is from Bob Bowman, Michael Phelps’ swim coach. “We were not chasing medals; Medals were just the tangible rewards. We were chasing excellence, and we achieved it often, and, in the process gained even more: an appreciation for each other that would sustain itself long after his swimming career ended.”

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Handling Career Curves

The road to success is a jagged path lined with various obstacles. Ironically, the portion of the road that seems to throw the most people off course is the curve. This very curve may be likened to the one you learned about in general statistics, infamously known as the bell curve. Similar to basic stats,

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