BOUNCE by Matthew Syed Archive

  • Former British Table Tennis number one Matthew Syed talks to SWHS pupils about effort

    Former British Table Tennis number one Matthew Syed talks to SWHS pupils about effort

    Matthew Syed, author of the best British Sports book 2011 BOUNCE and as featured on the Maximise Potential Podcast, talks to SWHS pupils about effort. FURTHER RESOURCES: Motivating interview: Click here to listen to a motivating interview with Matthew Syed Articles and Resources: Click here to view more articles on Matthew Syed

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  • John Wooden – arguably the finest coach there has ever been

    John Wooden – arguably the finest coach there has ever been

    Whichever direction I turn right now, I keep bumping into one name in particular – John Wooden. I have found him referenced in books such as Mindset (Carol Dweck), The Talent Code (Daniel Coyle) and Bounce (Matthew Syed). Quite simply, as well as being known as probably the best basketball coach (if not sports coach) […]

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  • Matthew Syed WINS at the Best British Sports Books 2011

    Matthew Syed WINS at the Best British Sports Books 2011

    We are very pleased to announce that Matthew Syed, author of BOUNCE, who was our guest on episode 26 of the Maximise Potential Podcast, has just WON the Best New Writer category within the British Sports Book Awards 2011. CONGRATULATIONS MATTHEW! The British Sports Book Awards are a highlight of the sports publishing year honouring […]

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  • Matthew Syed’s Book BOUNCE is really creating a stir!

    Matthew Syed’s Book BOUNCE is really creating a stir!

    We had the pleasure of interviewing Matthew Syed, author of the insightful book, BOUNCE, a short time ago for the Maximise Potential Podcast. I have to say that I had no idea at the time that his book would go on to create such a stir. I’ve heard and seen Matthew appearing more and more […]

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  • Matthew Syed – nominated for Best New Writer, British Sports Book Awards 2011

    Matthew Syed – nominated for Best New Writer, British Sports Book Awards 2011

    Matthew Syed, author of BOUNCE was a guest on episode 26 of the Maximise Potential Podcast, has been shortlisted for another writing award. This time it is for the Best New Writer category within the British Sports Book Awards 2011. The British Sports Book Awards are a highlight of the sports publishing year honouring the […]

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  • Maximising the potential of your child – Matthew Syed

    Maximising the potential of your child – Matthew Syed

    As you are aware, Matthew Syed, author of BOUNCE, recently appeared on the Maximise Potential Podcast. One of the subjects touched upon within his interview was the ability to influence the confidence and development of children through simple changes to our communication style. Here is an article from BBC News that has just been published […]

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  • Max#26: Matthew Syed – author of BOUNCE

    Max#26: Matthew Syed – author of BOUNCE

    Matthew Syed has been an achiever all of his life. A triple Commonwealth Champion and two-time Olympian, Graduating with a first from Oxford, A writer for The Times since 1999 and to top it all off, he’s also a winner of Sports Journalist of the Year. His most recent accolade however, and the focus for […]

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  • Transcript: Matthew Syed, author of Bounce (Max#26)

    Transcript: Matthew Syed, author of Bounce (Max#26)

    Music Kevin: Welcome to Maximise Potential the podcast to educate and motivate through a range of original interviews designed to help you maximise your potential. Brought to you in association with the award winning recruitment group Jenrick. Welcome to episode 26 of the Maximise Potential podcast. Matthew Syed has been an achiever all of his […]

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  • BOUNCE (How Champions are Made) by Matthew Syed

    BOUNCE (How Champions are Made) by Matthew Syed

    The first person I’d like to thank for the pleasure I’ve had reading BOUNCE by Matthew Syed is suprisingly NOT the Author – it’s actually my wife, who very kindly researched Matthew’s book and felt it would make an excellent Christmas Present. She was right. BOUNCE is a facinating read, a real eye opener, which […]

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