In modern head coaching, how much of it is technical know-how and how much of it is amateur psychology?
In terms of that man management, some players might need a cuddle, some might respond better to a kick in the bum - can damage be done if you get that wrong?
Multiculturalism has had enormous benefits for New Zealand sport, particularly rugby but does that create its own pressures as a coach, particularly when the bulk of coaches in this country tend to be middle-aged white men?
You told the convention that early in your coaching career you were too sharp-tongued and perhaps a bit of a bully. The public perception of you has also changed over the course of your tenure. Was there a lightbulb moment where you thought you needed to make this change?
You once said nothing in sport could ever match the pressure you felt as a policeman of telling someone a loved one had died...
There're five minutes to go in Sydney this year, there doesn't look like there's any way back - are you still enjoying that moment?
When you were assistant coach in 2007, or when you were coaching HSOB, do you feel a loss as keenly as you would now?
Can you over-coach, and do you worry that coaching becomes obsessive? You read about coaches that watch game film to 4am every morning...
You even mentioned after the Samoa test this year that you did a bad job...
Do you think you'll know?
Who do you learn from?
Can head-coaching skills be interchangeable across different sports? Could you coach the Black Caps, for example?
Do we use sport effectively enough to tackle social issues?
By Dylan Cleaver / http://www.nzherald.co.nz/sport/news/article.cfm?c_id=4&objectid=11559601
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