Developing a gut instinct you can actually rely on takes training which is similar to that of the read-react response players learn.
A sports psychologist offers up 8 things coaches can do to take their coaching to a higher level. Definitely worth reading.
A study of coaches out of Norway provides some interesting observations about where coaches focus their development and how they improve themselves.
Coaching legend Terry Pettit posted an article sharing his perspective of the things that make someone a good candidate for a head coaching position.