Strauss call is like music to Hoggard’s ears

As England prepare to head Down Under to renew their bitter rivalry with Australia, one of their heroes from the […]

Globally renowned academic Professor Simon Chadwick brings his wealth of sports business knowledge to the VSI MSc Sporting Directors Course

Simon Chadwick is the Professor of Sports Enterprise at Salford University, where he is an integral member of the Centre […]

Well known academic and award winning co-author, with Carlo Ancelotti, of their book Quiet Leadership, Professor Chris Brady is the Course lead of the VSI MSc Sporting Directors Course at The Centre for Sports Business at the University of Salford.

Professor Chris Brady “One of the most well-known and innovative business school professors in the UK”. Financial Times Professor Chris […]

Beth Tweddle’s Strategic Plan for a place in the Boardroom

OLYMPIC artistic gymnastic star Beth Tweddle has revealed how she is heading back to the class-room as part of a […]

Strategic leadership in sport has never been in more demand

Less than a month to go before day one of the exclusive high profile executive sport education program! VSI’s MSC […]

VSI student plotting move to the boardroom

THREE-TIME Olympic medalist Kelly Sotherton has revealed her ambition to mastermind a sweeping revolution in the administration of British Athletics. […]

Aston Villa Director of Football Steve Round graduates with an MSD in Sports Directorship

Aston Villa Director of Football Steve Round is today celebrating his successful graduation from the world’s first Masters’ Degree in […]

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, […]