As you know, the sport management industry is an industry that operates heavily in the public eye. That’s why it’s necessary to have a strong grasp on the sociology of sport, otherwise known as the intersection between sport and society.
As an aspiring or current sport management professional, it is crucial to stay informed on the current societal issues of sport and be able to think critically and speak intelligently about them. These issues include, but are not limited to:
- Race and ethnicity
- Youth sport
- The future of sport
- + other current issues