Answers in Time: The Players, the NCAA, and the Professional Sports Leagues

The debate between the players who play, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) who govern the players and member institutions, and the...

Will Anyone Catch Netflix?

Netflix-Paramount.  Apple-A24. Amazon-NFL.  AT&T-Time Warner.  NBCUniversal-Comcast-Sky.  Disney-21st Century FOX.  Nexstar-Tribune.  All of these deals were done for one purpose: to compete with the...

5 Keys to the City: Landing a Sports Franchise

This author has written that the four keys to a successful sports franchise are a great venue, lease, market, and personnel.  The four keys...

The New Hollywoodland Deals

The Netflix-Paramount and the Apple-A24 distribution and production deals signify change in Hollywood.  History tells us that such partnerships were a big no-no when...

Finding Facebook’s Formula

In business, the saying goes you do not need to recreate the wheel. You can find solutions to problems and answers to questions in looking...

American Veterans Who Served and Played Professional Sports

If this author were a betting man, the bet would be how many Hall of Fame professional sports stars served in the military?  To...
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What Makes a Great Athlete?

There are five things that are included in the makeup, character, and performance of a great athlete.  Athletes are humans, we sometimes forgot that...

Connecting People by Connecting Brands

Whether you are building a brand, business, or practice, here are the five rules to success of connecting people by connecting brands. Increase...

The Driver of Success

Recently when reading that the Creative Artists Agency (“CAA”) closed $5 billion in deals just for sports, it came to mind the principles behind...

Sports Real Estate: It’s all in the Development

There was a time when professional sports franchises shared baseball and football fields in one stadium, not built as a true home to either...