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1 on 1 Meetings

Published: June 18, 2020

High-functioning teams get that way only if they build trust. Communication & regular face-to-face time help build familiarity and trust. A lot of my 1:1's end with action items for both me and my direct reports.

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The Essential Value of Values

Published: June 18, 2020

Core values are essential to any organization. If you're a coach or small business owner like us, defining principles to guide your decisions and interactions every day is a must.

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Rockies Ian Desmond Joins the Tanner Team for the Day

Published: October 21, 2019

Recently, we hosted  Ian Desmond from the Colorado Rockies at our facility in Sarasota, FL. Ian is a long-time supporter and user of our batting tees, and on the baseball diamond he is a pleasure to watch.  Today we showed Ian how a Tanner Tee is built. Founder of the company, Joe Tanner, remembers Ian buying his […]

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Technology in Baseball is Here

Published: March 22, 2019

Earlier this year, I traveled to Dallas for the ABCA meetings and equipment trade show with the Tanner Tees team. Among hundreds of companies like ours, 7,500 members of the association attended the annual four-day event to unpack the latest trends in the game and purchase equipment for their programs. The days generally last from […]

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The Tanner Heavy Batting Tee Celebrates Two Years in the Market

Published: March 27, 2018

In January 2016, we piloted the Tanner Heavy batting tee at the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) convention. This batting tee was a brand new concept that featured both a weighted base and an innovative shape – which was unlike most batting tees up to that point that were square, rectangular or some adaptation of a home plate shape.

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Tanner Debuts L.E.A.D. Collaboration Video

Updated: June 17, 2020

Last month, Tanner Tees announced its corporate sponsorship with L.E.A.D.(Launch, Expose, Advise, Direct), a non-profit organization based in Atlanta, GA. This month, Tanner unveils a video that was produced in cooperation with L.E.A.D. and co-founder/CEO C.J. Stewart. Stewart and other representatives from L.E.A.D. spent several days in the Sarasota area filming the video. "We all had […]

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Tanner Tees Teams with L.E.A.D.

Published: June 22, 2016

Tanner Tees is proud to announce its corporate sponsorship with L.E.A.D. (http://lead2legacy.org), a non-profit organization based in Atlanta, GA that uses the sport of baseball to empower an at-risk generation to lead and transform their city. L.E.A.D. stands for: Launch - Launching student athletes towards educational opportunities after converting raw talent into the skills required for entry into […]

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