Strategic Management In Sport

Author: Danny O'Brien
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1351970801
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What role can strategic thinking play in contemporary sport management? It can be the difference between leading or languishing – it’s that important! Covering sport at all levels, from community-based sport to elite sport, this is the first textbook to focus on strategic management in a sport context. The book introduces the fundamentals of strategic planning, environmental analyses, strategic direction and leadership, strategy formulation and selection, implementation, strategic control, and change management. Designed to encourage students to develop a strategic mindset, as well as critical thinking and problem-solving skills, the book unpacks key concepts such as leadership, governance, organizational change, and the multiple layers of strategy in sport. Full of real-world case studies from diverse, international sport business environments, and useful pedagogical features such as review questions and guides to online resources, this is an essential text for any sport management course and an invaluable resource for sport development, recreation management, or events management courses.
Strategic Management in Sport
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Danny O'Brien, Milena M. Parent, Lesley Ferkins, Lisa Gowthorp
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-28 - Publisher: Routledge

What role can strategic thinking play in contemporary sport management? It can be the difference between leading or languishing – it’s that important! Covering sport at all levels, from community-based sport to elite sport, this is the first textbook to focus on strategic management in a sport context. The book
Strategic Management in Sport
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Danny O'Brien, Lesley Ferkins
Categories: Sports administration
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher: Routledge

What role can strategic thinking play in contemporary sport management? It can be the difference between leading or languishing - it's that important! Covering sport at all levels, from community-based sport to elite sport, this is the first textbook to focus on strategic management in a sport context. The book
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Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Michal Varmus, Milan Kubina, Roman Adámik
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-02 - Publisher: Springer

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Understanding Sport Management
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Trish Bradbury, Ian O'Boyle
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-20 - Publisher: Routledge

Sport management is a rapidly developing industry which continues to grow in size and scope on an international scale. This comprehensive and engaging textbook offers a complete introduction to core principles and best practice in contemporary sport management. Adopting an issues-based approach and drawing on the very latest research, it
Sport Management and the Natural Environment
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Jonathan M. Casper, Michael E. Pfahl
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-01 - Publisher: Routledge

With climate change and other environmental issues becoming increasingly prominent, any successful sport organization now has to incorporate environmental concerns into their business strategy, while all sport managers must understand how to implement environmental initiatives into their everyday business. Sport Management and the Natural Environment is the first book to