Leadership: Professional Development
- How to Improve Your Multi-Generation Team
by Stuart Goldman August 2016
The millennial generation has come of age. According to statistics from the Pew Research Center, millennials (adults ages 18 to 34 in 2015) surpassed Generation X (ages 35 to 50) last year as the largest generation in the U.S. labor force. This year, millennials overtook baby boomers (ages 51-69) as America's largest generation.
As baby boomers retire from the workforce and millennials enjoy a greater majority, it's crucial to understand how that shift affects the wants and needs of an organization's employees. Relationship development consultant and AB Show speaker Lori Hoffner keeps a close eye on trends in the workforce as they relate to the three main generations, as well as the silent, or traditional, generation (ages 70-87).
- Four Fundamentals for Successful Leadership
by Tim Selgo August 2016
This article appeared in the July/August issue of Athletic Business. Athletic Business is a free magazine for professionals in the athletic, fitness and recreation industry. Click here to subscribe.
- NFL Aims to Train, Boost Interest from Prospective Refs
by Jacob Carpenter July 2016
Nearly 50 novices, semi-experienced officials and high school coaches took part in the academy, an effort by both the NFL and Milwaukee Public Schools to invigorate the ever-shrinking pool of football officials - at all levels.
- Creating an Environment for Excellence
by Jordan Shenker July 2016
This article appeared in the June issue of Athletic Business. Athletic Business is a free magazine for professionals in the athletic, fitness and recreation industry. Click here to subscribe.
- Panel to Discuss Athletics as Gender Equality Booster
by Amy Donaldson June 2016
While sports often seem a gratuitous indulgence, those who've played or coached youth sports understand that with the games come some tangible, important and sometimes unexpected benefits that extend beyond the individuals who participate.
- Choosing a Continuing Education Program in Sports Administration
by Emily Attwood April 2016
This article appeared in the April issue of Athletic Business. Athletic Business is a free magazine for professionals in the athletic, fitness and recreation industry. Click here to subscribe.
- Pierre the Pelican Visits the AB Show
by AB Editors April 2016
At last November's AB Show in New Orleans, athletics, fitness and recreation professionals from around the country gathered for the industry's premier education event. We also welcomed a special guest, New Orleans Pelicans mascot Pierre the Pelican. Check out some of the highlights from Pierre's visit in the video below, and check out more information about the AB Show here.
- AB’s Revamped Magazine Includes New Look, More Content
by Emily Attwood January 2016
Happy New Year!
You might notice something a bit different when you open the January/February issue of Athletic Business. We’ve redesigned, refined and reinvigorated our print publication to better serve you, our readers.
- ABC 2015: Trade Show Time Lapse
by AB Editors December 2015
We set up a camera in the rafters of this year's Athletic Business Conference & Expo -- check out all the action from the trade show floor in our new video on ABTV in about two minutes. The show opens at around the 1:20 mark, watch as attendees surge in! You may even see yourself.
- Video: ABC 2015 Preview
by Michael Gaio November 2015
From new activities on the trade show floor to helpful tips, we offer a quick preview of the upcoming Athletic Business Conference & Expo taking place in New Orleans, La. November 19-21. This year ABC has attendees from 49 states, every Canadian province and 16 countries. Whether you're joining us from around the corner or around the world, we wish you safe travels and we'll see you soon!