Turning Adversity Into Opportunity
Bernie Anderson
Head Coach, Northern Michigan University
NMU Team Clinic

Before coming to Northern Michigan University I was the head coach at Michigan Tech University when the football program was dropped in March of 2003.

The University was facing major budget cuts and unfortunately the football program was eliminated.

Based on that experience I feel qualified to talk about adversity on and off the field.

Adversity And Attitude.
The number one lesson I learned from that experience was that adversity creates opportunity.

I have to give a lot of credit to Lou Holtz on my philosophy regarding adversity. I heard him speak 20 years ago and I never forgot it. ... To read this article, and for full access to all CLN resources, get your MEMBERSHIP NOW.