Akii Dean and Myson Jones discuss what Akii has gone through to become a player development specialist in the basketball training industry.
Akii Dean is one of the best player development specialist for the game of basketball. He has developed two NBA Lotto Picks in 2017 & 2018.
Here is what you will learn during the podcast:
0:00 - 12:00 Injury, Relationship Life, College Life, Podcast Goal, Strength and Weaknesses, Business Side Of Training
12:00- 21:00: Pride In The Training Industry, How to View Competition in this Space, How to Balance two realities
21:00 - 29:30: Handling Hate & Comparing different leadership styles
29:30 - 39:00: How do you manage the balance between Ministry and Business as it comes to processing basketball and working with your Wife in this industry.
39:00 - 50:00: Valuing basketball and the business aspect of it.
50:00 - 60:00: Website and Online Training & Humble Beginnings
60:00 - 68:00: Pricing breakdown and options. How to handle different group sizes and the demographic of clients.
68:00 - 75:00: How Social Media help's bring in more clients and Ending Words of Wisdom for Future Trainers.