MARTIAL ARTS

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  When someone says, “Gee, there’s an elephant in the room.”  He is referring to a common situation in which something has been said or done and yet no one who obviously has heard or witnessed the event says anything about it.    Everyone in the room simply ignores what is so obvious or they all […]

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Want to know a success secret that is behind many top achievers and martial artists?  Do you want to knock down goal after goal on your quest to martial arts greatness?  Then read on.  Because in this issue, I’m going to reveal a new “twist” on goal-setting that might just help you achieve a lot […]

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For the last four years, Ireland Fleck has been involved in only one activity—our KARATE FOR KIDS program. “We had been hearing from her doctors and teachers that her coordination was behind,” Carla Fleck, Ireland’s mother said. “Ireland had expressed an interest in karate and it seemed like it would help with coordination.  So we […]

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If you want to win more tournaments… spar with greater success …and take your martial arts skills to the next level…read on.  Because this month you’re going to discover how to improve your technique, no matter what level you’re at right now.   Five Key Secrets      I’m going to reveal five key secrets that, when […]

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  Articulate, Expressive, Ambitious, Confident Those are the words that best describe RYLEE BACHUS, our student of the month.  Indeed, her enthusiasm to talk about her KARATE FOR KIDS experience—as well as the skill of her oral delivery– is testimony to how much she has learned here about being a leader. Two and a half […]

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When you think back through your Babin’s Karate for Kids career, isn’t it amazing how many people you’ve passed by?  These are the people who started the same time you did, but for whatever reason, took a “break” and just never got back into it? Winning Through Perseverance We often hear from member that they […]

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Secret #6: have fun Let’s end our TIGER discussion with that first image of the class about to start.    Problems arise when the instructor gets fearful of either being able to control the kids or is overly concerned with accomplishing certain Taekwondo objectives.   They are just 4-year-olds. And Chief Master Clark gave me this very […]

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While we focus on the benefits of martial arts for kids a lot at our academy (they’re obviously a big part of what we do), you’d be amazed at how many adults have seen the benefits their kids are getting from our program and said, “What about me?  I want to try martial arts”. So […]

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QUALITIES OF A LEADER–Enthusiasm, Self Control, Ambition A few years ago, we went to Porter Elementary and conducted a “safety night” for the entire school.  We used the same material you hear in our classes about “saying no” and “safe side adults.”   After that class, more than twenty-five children came to our academy.   Alexis Campbell […]

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SECRET  #5:   CREATING VALUE Here’s a tip: go to the library and read some business books on customer service.   None of this is “rocket science.”   Most of it is just common sense, courtesy, and honesty.  Here are a few recommendations:  SWIM WITH THE SHARKS, IN SEARCH OF EXCELLENCE, and CUSTOMERS FOR LIFE. Here are SEVEN […]

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