Conflict Management, Team Culture and High-Performance Sport

With Joshua Gordon: An insight into effective conflict management and resolution, both proactive and reactive By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments Josh Gordon relishes the opportunity to resolve fractious conflicts or situations engulfed by ineffective cultures. He’s a conflict management specialist, founder of the Sports Conflict Institute, and co-author of essential reading, The [...]

Q&A with Joshua Gordon

Joshua Gordon, conflict management specialist, founder of the Sports Conflict Institute, and co-author of essential reading, The Sport’s Playbook: Building Teams That Outperform, Year After Year By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments We had the opportunity to interview Joshua Gordon for our article ‘Proactive Conflict Management in Sport’ and he had so many valuable [...]

Q&A with Dr. Jim Tennison

The extended Questions and Answers from the interview for the ‘Portability and Passion in Sport Management’ article with Dr. Jim Tennison By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments We had the opportunity to interview Dr. Jim Tennison about his Master of Arts in Sport Management course at Dallas Baptist University for our article ‘Portability [...]

Footballing Bible FourFourTwo Investigates Team Chemistry

Athlete Assessments Sport DISC Behavioral Profiles An Essential Step In Understanding Team Chemistry By Bo Hanson (Director and Lead Consultant) and Mim Haigh (Sports Writer) – Athlete Assessments When the world's biggest football magazine, FourFourTwo, took a look at team chemistry, writer Ben Welch spoke to premiership winning players, like Crystal Palace midfielder Yohan Cabaye [...]

Adelphi’s Sport Management Program: Small Classes In A Big City

Adelphi University is committed to student success, how does that translate into their sport management program? By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments New York is the headquarters for all four major sports leagues and home to celebrated NFL teams the Giants and Jets, historic baseball teams the Yankees and the Mets, basketball’s Knicks, [...]

Why We’re Not Leading Teams

By Bo Hanson, Director and Lead Consultant – Athlete Assessments Next time you’re considering using a sports consultancy to improve your team’s performance, make sure they can deliver what they’re promising. How do they intend to work with you? And, what’s their track record? Often in our work, we’re asked if we’re leading teams. Our [...]

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Tennis Australia: Learning Coaching Lessons The Hard Way

Reflections on the Recent Media about Bernard Tomic and Patrick Rafter (Note: Tennis Australia is not a client of Athlete Assessments) By Bo Hanson, Director and Lead Consultant – Athlete Assessments When it comes to Coaches and athletes, Tennis Australia is doing it tough. An article recently appeared in our news feed regarding the state [...]

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Sports Consultant’s “All In” Attitude Accelerates Personal Growth

Spotlight on Becky Ahlgren Bedics: Personal development crucial for sporting success By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments An “all in” attitude sees Sport Psychology Consultant Becky Ahlgren Bedics use every piece of herself to ensure her athletes, Coaches and athletic administrators are the very best they can be. In this article we put [...]

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Q&A with Dr. Robert Mathner

We had the opportunity to interview Dr. Robert Mathner about his 'Leadership Principles in HSTM' class at Troy University for our article ‘Role-modeling Success Strategies in Sport Management’. Dr. Mathner had so many valuable insights that we wanted to share this with you in this extended Q&A. Dr. Mathner reveals more about his own career, key lessons [...]

Dr. Robert Mathner: Role-modeling Success Strategies in Sport Management

Fostering meaningful relationships, extensive internships and preparing for post-graduation is key to success We read a lot about graduates who have completed expensive degrees but can’t find work. So it is extremely rewarding to be able to share a story that counters this stigma. The value of fostering meaningful relationships is a key concept Dr. [...]