Leadership: Professional Development
9 Tips for Handling a Career Transition
by Alex Winnicker February 2019
At one point in time, when people were prepared for full-time employment, the first job they landed had the potential to be the only job they ever held.
Ambitious individuals may have bounced around, looking to get ahead but, generally speaking, workers remained employed at the same organization for years and years. They were comfortable, stable, happy to have work — and the organizations were happy to have people to work for them.
Workshop Provides New Programming to Towson Rec
by Jason Scott January 2019
Campus recreation at Towson University prides itself on being innovative. Burdick Hall, the campus's main recreation facility, houses an "American Ninja Warrior"-inspired course, the first of its kind among collegiate recreation centers.
Helping Coaches Discuss and Prevent Sexual Violence
by Brian O'Connor November 2018
What if we could stop sexual violence before it happens? You may be surprised to know that recent breakthroughs in research have shown that we can. How we do this may be even more of a surprise, as sports are at the center of the solution.
10 Things to Remember to Bring to AB Show 2018
by AB Editors October 2018
AB Show 2018 is right around the corner. You might not be packing your bags for New Orleans just yet, but here are the top ten things you'll need to remember for this year's show. Not signed up yet? You can do that here. The show runs from November 7-10. We hope to see you there!
Looking Ahead to AB Show 2018
by Jason Scott October 2018
"Elevating Facilities. Enriching Programs. Empowering Leaders." That phrase is at the heart of what Athletic Business strives to do — our mission. Next month, Nov. 7-10, professionals from all corners of the athletics, fitness and recreation industries will unite in New Orleans, La., to bring those values to life at the 37th annual AB Show. Whether you hope to improve yourself as a professional, give your programs a boost or build a facility to be proud of, AB Show is a must-attend event for anyone seeking to get ahead of the competition. Here's what AB Show attendees can look forward to:
AB Reader Perspective: What’s the biggest frustration you encounter at work, and how do you deal with it?
by AB Staff May 2018
AB May 2018 reader perspective
Survey: What's Your Biggest Frustration at Work?
by AB Editors March 2018
We're asking AB readers to vent about the frustrations they encounter at work and how they deal with them. Take a few moments to take our survey below!
Reader Perspective: What Advice Would You Offer?
by AB Editors February 2018
What advice would you offer to someone looking to break into your industry? Take a few moments to share your thoughts with us. Responses could be featured in an upcoming issue of Athletic Business!
New NCS4 Lab Trains Safety and Security Professionals
by Daniel Ward December 2017
On Sept. 1, the University of Southern Mississippi's National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4) held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Sport Security Research, Training and Operations Center at the National Sport Security Laboratory (NSSL). The new center helps bring to life NCS4's vision of being the world's leading academic research institution in addressing sports safety and security risks and threats.
How AB Show Can Help You Stay Sharp and Get Ahead
by Jason Scott October 2017
Competition is fierce, whether your career in athletics, fitness or recreation takes you on the field or not. You need to stay sharp to stay ahead, and there's no better place to hone your gameplan than at AB Show 2017, Nov. 8-11, in Orlando, Fla. Wherever you are on your professional path, AB Show has something to offer. Here's a sneak peek at what to expect from this year's event: