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Waiting for the Fall: A Decade of Dreams, Drama and West Virginia University Football by Mike Casazza
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,870. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012 by Zone Read. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
When native son and head coach Rich Rodriguez led the West Virginia Mountaineers to an unexpected Sugar Bowl victory at the end of the 2005 season, behind a youthful roster that included electrifying freshmen Patrick White and Steve Slaton, West Virginia fans figured the best was yet to come. Instead, the seasons that followed served up endless, stomach-churning drama.
2014 Edition: The Business & Politics of Sports by Evan Weiner
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 274,960. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Sports is a global business. For many it is a game but the real business of sports is business. Sports is powered by governments that make laws which regulate the business of sports. Most nations have Sports Ministers and sports is a government level position and concern. The e-book takes a look at the global sports industry between August 2010 and January 1, 2014 and how the business operates.
Success Beyond Sport by Annette Lynch (formerly Huygens-Tholen)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,380. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
After a successful career in sports, retirement can lead to confusion and a lack of identity for athletes. It doesn’t have to be so difficult. In Success beyond Sport, 2000 Olympian, Annette Huygens-Tholen shares how she overcame the struggles of transition and how her 8 Winning Steps can help you succeed in a new role. Use the skills that made you a champion athlete in life after sport.
WARNING: Professional Sports Don't Make Millionaires by Chris "Fish" Fisher & Millicent Callahan
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 25,320. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Strategic planning
In part 1 of a 3 book series, “Warning: Professional Sports Don’t Make Millionaires”, the story futures a rookie super star athlete who recently was drafted to play professional basketball. Joining him on this journey is his veteran teammate, who turned into his mentor teaching critical business strategies on how to excel in his professional career from a business perspective.
Team of all the Macs by Alan Wilson
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,530. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011 by Vertical Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Many football fans today believe the current trend of wealthy owners throwing their money at teams and flooding the game with overpaid foreign players is new - it is anything but. This book covers English football's first foreign invasion in 1892 and the birth of Liverpool Football Club.
Drops Against the Stone--Rants and Ravings of a Martial Arts Eccentric by Brandon Sieg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,460. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
After teaching martial arts for years the author has seen it all and has an opinion on most. Drops is a compilation of essays to educate beyond the mat. It goes to the heart of things. Chances are something relates to your own martial path. From training to trends in the martial arts and society, you won’t always agree with him, but Drops will challenge you to sincerely pursue the martial way.
The Stern Years: 1984-2014 by Evan Weiner
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,900. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
David Stern began his association with the National Basketball Association in 1966. The NBA of 1966 will never be confused with the NBA of February 1, 2014 when Stern retired after a 30 year reign as National Basketball Association commissioner. By the time Stern retired, basketball was the second most popular sport in the world.
Tom’s Law: How to Succeed as a Personal Trainer by Thomas Law
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,420. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Discover the secrets to success in the personal training industry. After spending a lifetime working on all aspects of group and personal training, here, in this one book, Tom Law presents the habits and techniques that have helped his business thrive.
Manual de Gestão Desportiva by Nuno Delicado
Price: Free! Words: 36,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
Portuguese book: The “Manual de Gestão Desportiva” compiles lessons learned in the management of a sport federation. Each chapter covers a sport management topic (each with its own appendix with practical examples of statutes, minutes, strategic plans, budget, annual report, etc.): 1. Sport Organization 2. Planning 3. Administration 4. Competitions 5. Talent Development 6. Development
Macchie nere sul pallone by Zeno Ferigo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,430. Language: Italian. Published: October 17, 2016 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
Il calcio, lo sport più popolare nel mondo, rappresenta per milioni di persone quasi (o proprio!) una questione di vita o di morte. È una lingua franca internazionale, una pratica culturale globale, la cui portata geografica nessuna religione può eguagliare. È inoltre un grande business, attorno al quale ruotano miliardi di dollari e interessi economici, politici, sociali inimmaginabili.