*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 →