The Iconic Media City and the Centre for Sports Business Hosts the VSI Sporting Directors programme

MANCHESTER’S Media City was today revealed as host to the latest group of aspiring strategic leaders in sport who will […]

SPORTING Directors should place an emphasis on developing their employees

Insights from Tony Faulkner cofounder of VSI’s PhD research into the role of the Sporting Director. High performance is commonly […]

Sporting Director role is that of a Catalyst

Tony Faulkner cofounder of VSI and the VSI Masters in Sporting Directorship is completing his PhD researching the organisational structure […]

VSI on ITV – the role of the Sporting Director

What is a sporting director and how could the appointment of one benefit Norwich City? Norwich City are expected to […]

Genesis of Masters in Sport Directorship came from VSI says Prof. Julia Clarke

When Steve Round stepped into his new role as Aston Villa’s technical director, amid plaudits from the Championship club’s owner, […]

Liverpool Appoint Sporting Director

Liverpool set to appoint Michael Edwards as sporting director as Ian Ayre prepares to step down Michael Edwards to be […]

Blackpool boss turns to the classroom

Gary Bowyer has spoken of his desire to move upstairs once his managerial days are over. The Blackpool boss has […]

Steve McClaren: Former England manager turned student wants to run a club

Former England and Newcastle United boss Steve McClaren says he eventually wants to run his own football club. The 55-year-old […]

How Neuroscience has the potential to develop coaches and players

Coaching qualifications in football need to educate coaches to understand the brain Developing the next generation of professional footballers through […]

Helping nurture the next generation of UAE sports leaders

Decision making in sports management has never been in greater focus. With revenues rising in the majority of the globe’s […]

Sporting masters’ boardroom goal

Education has long been recognised as a critical driver for economic and social change, but professional sport has been slow […]

Dan Ashworth talks England Manager and the role of the Sporting Director

Roy Hodgson protege Dan Ashworth heads search for his successor as next England manager When Dan Ashworth appeared on a […]