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What do Sport Based Youth Development Organizations need to understand about Human Resource Management and Employment Law?
Seminar Series: How NonProfits Organize and Operate for Sport-Based Youth Development organizations by Professor Rick Arrowood
Interested in a career in the Sports Leaderhip field? Wondering how to be more involved in leadership education? The Masters of Sports Leadership at Northeastern University offers a practice-oriented sports leadership master’s degree, and is structured to accommodate mid-career athletic administrators and coaches, as well as individuals seeking to prepare for careers in the sports industry. [...]
“Courage is being able to do the right thing, even though everyone around you may be saying ‘I don’t know if we should…’” – Brigadier General Paul G. Smith (Assistant Adjutant General – Army, Massachusetts National Guard) On Tuesday, April 24th numerous student athletes from around Massachusetts gathered at the Curry Student Center ballroom for [...]
Fact: Between 1962 to 2000, 66 percent of players who had an education package written into their contract used at least a portion of it. Dressed for the field, with their glove in hand, players sat outside on picnic benches waiting for us to speak. Coaches were lined up in the back. I hoped that [...]
“Any time you have an opportunity to make a difference in this world and you don’t then you are wasting your time on Earth.” – Roberto Clemente, Former Pirates Player, Current Hall of Famer Nervous and a little lost for words, I went to my heart on what to say next. I looked out at [...]