Believe! Achieve! Motivate! w/Jimmy Clayton (Part 2)

Believe! Achieve! Motivate!

Today’s episode features Part 2 of my discussion with Jimmy Clayton (Twitter, LinkedIn), a retired educator and coach who spent 35 years working for Cabell County Schools in WV. He is the founder of Sports City U, a previous shooting consultant with the NBA’s New Jersey (now Brooklyn) Nets and Portland Trail Blazers and personally coached several well known baseball talents during their amateur careers. He is currently a Nike Skills/Shooting Specialist and a certified John Maxwell Leadership Speaker, Trainer, and Coach. Jimmy is back as we finish up our discussion on BAM! Believe! Achieve! Motivate!, education, can coaching.

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