Tag Archives: college

How To Get a Job in Sports

Happy 2015! I didn’t realize how long it’s been since I last posted on Bill’s Sports Business Blog and I apologize to you, my readers. Right about the time I stopped posting, was also the time things at my last sports business job got crazy. A couple people in my office ended up leaving for […]

Alumni Marketing

Both professional and university athletics teams can benefit greatly from marketing to their former athletes. To do so, create a culture of service and gratitude by nurturing your athletes from the start of their recruitment all the way through their graduation or retirement. In professional athletics, this may be more difficult, but the challenge can […]

Selling Memorabilia through an Online Auction

One of the focal points of this blog is to give sport marketers and administrators ideas on how to develop more streams of revenue. One way of diversifying could be selling merchandise and other commemorative items through official online auctions. As the photo above depicts, the University of Louisville must have some success in selling […]

Sport Monetization

Are you looking for ways to increase corporate sponsorship revenue? Well take a look at this example from Oregon State University with their Baseball “Diamond” Giveaway. I thought this particular promotion was worth noting for three reasons: – Social Media integration. In order to view and sign-up for the promotion, you’d have to be a […]