Month: January 2017

An Internship Model for Sports Sales, Marketing, CRM & Analytics

by Kirk Wakefield – January 2017 After arranging & supervising hundreds of sports internships for the last dozen or so years, Dr. Darryl Lehnus and I devised a system that works well for us. Ideally, partners provide the internship with the same objective of developing and evaluating talent in view of future employment there or…Continue Reading An Internship Model for Sports Sales, Marketing, CRM & Analytics

Sport Business Analytics: A Review of Harrison & Bukstein’s Book

by Kirk Wakefield – January 2017 Business intelligence is old school. Business analytics is new school. Sport business analytics is finally going to school. In the past decade, interest grew beyond the 100 or so nerds at the first MIT Sports Analytics Conference to  sellout crowds (>3000 geeks and wannabes) today. At the same time, courses and programs have emerged…Continue Reading Sport Business Analytics: A Review of Harrison & Bukstein’s Book