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Sporting Directors Graduation Ceremony

FIFA’s Pro-licence is well established as the blue-chip qualification for soccer coaches around the world – now the first formally […]

THE SPORTS BUSINESS INSTITUTE BARCELONA AND VISIONARY SPORTS INVESTMENT JOIN FORCES TO LAUNCH THE ONLINE POSTGRADUATE IN FOOTBALL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

The Sports Business Institute Barcelona (SBI) and VSI Executive Education have joined forces to launch the Online Postgraduate in Football […]

The Iconic Media City and the Centre for Sports Business Hosts the VSI Sporting Directors programme

MANCHESTER’S Media City was today revealed as host to the latest group of aspiring strategic leaders in sport who will […]

Tony Faulkner talks to ITV News on role of Sporting Director

What is a sporting director and how could the appointment of one benefit Norwich City? Norwich City are expected to […]

Have you ever ‘Asked’ the team to ‘Pick’ the team?

Leaders create Leaders In a team the intent is to create a structure of meaning, purpose, belonging, teamwork and probably […]

The Role of the Parent and their Influence on the Development of their Child

Tony Faulkner, presented this report to a premier league academy in August 2010 – read on and learn about how […]

Man U, Man C & Arsenal among 9 ‘super clubs’ no-one can catch, warns UEFA report

An elite group of nine European ‘super clubs’, including five from the Premier League, are now so wealthy that nobody […]

Simon Sinek on Millenials in the workplace

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Leadership & culture and coaching & development trends for 2017

Time waits for no team and athletic performance atrophies when leaders are lulled into complacency and team culture stands still. […]

Gordon Lord joins RFU – Head of Professional Coach Development.

Gordon Lord, the ECB’s head of elite coach development, is set to swap his role in cricket for a similar […]

Mark Chilton helps Lancashire Look to The Future

Lancashire CCC look to the future Following today’s announcement that Ashley Giles has left Lancashire County Cricket Club, the Board […]

Keep it simple stupid

 KISS Our brains have a preference, a hard-wired preference for simplicity over complexity and yet many people, particularly those in […]