*My blog*

My observations on the latest issues and trends in the sport industry.

A new era of Black male athlete activism?

In a 2012 article published in the International Review for the Sociology of Sport, I discussed a culture of silence among the current generation of Black male athletes when it comes to speaking on social issues. As I wrote, I was privy to the fact that I was not alone in this critique. In fact, for years, there has been a… Read more →

Managing Star-Performer Egos

Below, I discuss managing star-performer egos. Modified from previous contribution to thescorecard.com How to manage workplace egos is one of the most difficult tasks a manager must take into consideration. Managers are faced with an interesting dilemma because you want these people on your team, given that they are typically self-driven, have a strong desire to win, and bring the best… Read more →

My weight loss story

Hello, world! So, as many of you know, this past summer, I embarked on a goal to lose weight and live a healthier lifestyle. In regard to the former, I reached my goal as of October 2013. The plan was to write this blog at that time, but I’m just now getting around to it…been busy, yall! Here’s my story…… Read more →