These articles give insight into what the ‘Best Practice’ and Leaders in Sport Education are doing with their University Programs.

Inspirational Teaching Turnaround in Kinesiology and Sport Management

How DISC helped Dr Laci McRee engage students, change her teaching delivery and live Servant Leadership  By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments In this inspiring and motivational interview, we find out exactly why and how Dr LaciMcRee, Associate Professor of Kinesiology at East Texas Baptist University changed her style of teaching delivery, increasing student engagement which [...]

Marquette Makes Leaders

Leadership is not a role it’s an attitude; a state of mind, a way of behaving that inspires people around you to follow, hold similar beliefs, live similar values and work towards common goals.  By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments Marquette University’s mission and values is to develop students as leaders. Located in [...]

Excellence in Sport Industry Collaborations

Real-world experience underscores the curriculum at the #1 sport university in the world By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments Writing ranked #1 in the world next to your name is a rare honor. Writing it 2 years in a row means that you understand how to get it right, you’re an innovator and [...]

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Engagement & Excellence in Sport and Recreation Management

How Texas A&M University-Commerce focus on experience, network and skill building to improve the lives and current careers of Sport and Recreation Management students By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments The team at Texas A&M University-Commerce encourage engagement, energy and work ethic in all of their Health and Human Performance students. Faculty work [...]

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 [...]

Team Building Skills in Demand by Employers (not just in Sport!)

The 2018 NACE survey lists team building skills as the #1 attribute graduate employers are looking for By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments Team building tops the list of non-technical attributes employers are looking for in college graduates, according to a recent survey by the NACE Centre For Career Development and Talent Acquisition. [...]

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 [...]

Portability and Passion in Sport Management

Dr Jim Tennison talks developing passion and teamwork in students; how important it is and how he does it By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments As a Mascot for the Dallas Mavericks, Dr Jim Tennison, Program Director for the Master of Arts in Sport Management at Dallas Baptist University built morale on a [...]

Academic Excellence Transfers into Sporting Arena

Dual role sees Professor of Psychology build success in student-athletes as Head Coach of MCLA Lacrosse team By Mim Haigh, Sports Writer – Athlete Assessments Professor Maria Bartini, brings a wealth of insight, resources and invaluable real-life examples to her position as Head Coach of the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (MCLA) lacrosse team. In [...]