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Reasons For & Examples Of Bad Behaviour in Sports by Spectators

Spectating sports has been a long-time favourite pastime for many people all around the world. But what exactly triggers bad behaviour in sports by spectators? From football to hockey, almost everyone has a favourite sport, and a favourite team they love to root...

Golden State Warriors Use of Social Media

Social media and athletes have also been inseparable. And in the last 5-10 years the same can be said about professional sport teams. One of those teams is the Golden State Warriors. The Golden State Warriors have been by far the most dominant team in the National...

Golden State Warriors players on social media

Making Fixed Costs Easy to Understand Using Sport Examples

Running a sport franchise or non-profit sport organization are different, but there are constants that run between both. While users reap the benefits, individuals behind the scenes are attempting to measure costs. There are two types of costs, variable and fixed,...

Examples of Fixed Costs in Sport

Inclusion in Sport: Definition & Significance

Over the last few decades, UNESCO and its collaborators have made it a priority to guarantee inclusion for all children in all levels of education around the world. In other words, it is their goal to ensure that all children have the right to benefit from...

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How Long Does a Basketball Game Really Last?

As a sport, basketball is one of the most popular sports in the world. First officially played in 1981, the sport has grown a fair amount since then. Like all major sports, basketball witnessed a huge change with professionalization coming eventually, turning the...

How long does a basketball game really last? The length of a basketball game

Work From Home Internships in the Sport Industry: The Right Fit?

Thinking about a work from home internship? Not sure if you'll be putting yourself in a good position for work afterwards? What are the best online internship from home scenarios? What are the pros and cons of undertaking a work from home internship? We've got you...

Why You Need Zeal To Succeed In The Sport Industry

Do you know what it takes to get a career in sport? One of the most important qualities sport management students need is zeal. It can set you apart from the fierce competition and help you break into this exclusive field.  Keep reading to learn...

Why Sport Management students need to possess zeal

Community Relations in Sport: An Area To Explore?

Community relations are an area in the sport industry that you may wish to venture into. If so, you'll need to know what skills you need to be a community relations manager for a sport organization. We've got you covered. Read below to find out! There is little...

What to Expect from an Interview with MLSE

Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment - for anyone who love sports, getting in for a position with MLSE is a huge break. But before you can get in with the team, you need to go through the interview process. But what is the interview process like for MLSE? What...

What to expect from an interview with MLSE

All About Being an Athletic Director: What Does One Do?

If you like sports, you may have heard of the job of athletic director. That sounds like a fun job. But what is an athletic director? What does an athletic director do? Well, there is a lot that goes into an athletic director’s job. It's one of many careers in...

What does an athletic director do?

Think About Sport Law When Watching UFC

With all this talk by the Ontario government to maximize boxing and mixed martial arts, I can't help but look at how sport and society mesh. I also could not ignore concepts learned in a course I took called Sport Law when I saw this. Adding injury to insult (no...

Are Bandwagon and Fair-Weather Fans Annoying? How to Stop Being One

Here’s a situation we have all experienced before - your friend is a huge fan of the Jays. Unfortunately, the Jays haven’t been doing so well in the playoffs - but the Dodgers have. Suddenly your friend is the biggest Dodgers fan that has ever lived - they cheer...

Bandwagon vs fair weather fans

Lebron James Instagram is More Than Basketball

Everybody knows Lebron James, the basketball player. In fact, the 34 year-old native of Akron, Ohio is one of the greatest professional basketball players of all-time. The 6’8” forward just completed his 16th NBA season, his first with the Los Angeles Lakers. When...

Lebron James Instagram

6 Best Sport Marketing Strategies for Your Company

After reading this article, you will have a clear understanding of what is sport marketing, and the best sport marketing strategies that will help you engage existing fans and win new ones. The North American sport market rose to over 80 billion dollars...

The Rise of Sport Travel

As I mentioned in my previous article, my time studying Sport Management led me to my current position with Elite Sports Tours. This is a company that has been pioneering and capitalizing on the growth of sport travel for over the past 12 years. Aspiring sport...

Sport Travel

Volunteer in Sport to Land Your Dream Job

Do you dream of landing a job in the sport industry?  You’re not alone.  With so much competition, it can be hard to break into this field. But volunteering in sport can kick start the journey towards your dream career.  Why volunteer for sport You...

Volunteering in Sport

Why Sport Management Professionals MUST Learn Financial Management

Whether you want to be a plumber, a hair dresser, a social worker, or a sports manager, it’s important to understand the basics of financial management. In my personal opinion, this is something that should be mandatory in high school. It’s useful, practical...

Why sport management students must learn and know financial management basics.

Who’s in Charge of Professional Athletes?

This is a very broad ranging question for professional athletes who have agreed to contracts. In some cases, the rules are clear as to what the athlete has control over and what the team does. However, in other cases, you have to look deeper into the contracts, or...

Pro Sport Athletes Connecting with Fans Through Digital Media

Many professional sport athletes are using digital media to connect with their fans in a way that they never did before. This article explores the trend in which professional sport athletes are creating their digital media, such as podcasts, video blogs and more to...

How to Stand Out: A Crowded Professional Sport Saturday in Toronto

It’s going to be a day full of expectations in Toronto, Canada today as four major professional sports teams will all begin action starting at 3 pm Eastern Daylight Time on Saturday. The Toronto Blue Jays will start things off with some regular season action at...

“What the Heck is Sport Management Anyways?”

"What the Heck is Sport Management Anyways?"If you’re anything like me, as a student of SPMA you have often been faced with the question, “why are you in Sport Management and what the h-e-double hockey sticks is it”? As someone who too, has had dreams of following...

Beer & Shampoo: The Use of Alcohol in Locker Room Celebrations

Dawn of a New Baseball Season A new baseball season is upon us, which means spring and warm weather is not far behind. So what does that have to do with a beer locker room celebration? In Toronto, the Blue Jays just so happen to have a new manager this season....

Post-Game Celebrations in Sport: Carolina Hurricanes Controversy

Post-game celebrations in sport. What would sport be without them? Like most major sports, celebrating a win is something normally done in traditional fashion. Players will congratulate each other and try not to go out of their way to show their opponent up. In...

post game celebration

DAZN Now Owns Canadian Tennis Rights

Sport is not free for anyone DAZN Canada now owns Canadian tennis rights. This means that DAZN will exclusively stream the ATP World Tour 250 series, WTA Tour, Davis Cup, and Fed Cup to those that subscribe to their services. In other words, if you are in Canada,...

Managing a Crisis in Sport

Managing a crisis in sport is important. Car trouble on your way to class is a crisis. It's unpredictable. But you may be judged for just showing up late. Managing this crisis is important. You must manage your reputation. At least send an e-mail to your professor....

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