Team Management

Lessons

FAIR PLAY VALUES

Fair play is a complex concept that comprises and embodies a number of fundamental values that are not only integral to sport but relevant in everyday life. Fair competition, respect,…

CORRECTIVE DISCIPLINE

The role of discipline is not to punish, but rather to correct the behavior. Strategies: 1. Determine whether the behavior is a law violation, which requires police action, or a…

KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS

You can only manage what you can measure. The setting of Key Performance Indicators (abbreviated as KPI) is an important aspect of the strategic planning process and plays a major…

CONDUCTING A PERFORMANCE REVIEW

When using KPIs to monitor a team member’s performance and to coach them to improve, ensure that effort is recognized, achievement is rewarded and success is celebrated. The goal is…

MANAGING PERSONAL INFORMATION

The term personal information can mean different things in different contexts. For our purposes, however, it’s probably sufficient to define it as anything that an individual may not want available…

TEAM TRAVEL

Note: Do not use this sample policy without customizing it for each organisation and, if necessary, having the document reviewed by institutional legal counsel or higher administration to ensure consistency…

ATHLETE SUPPORT

Sport has become a practice of marginal gains and now, more than ever, athletes rely on the expertise, guidance and advice from a wide network of support personnel in order…

EQUIPMENT USAGE

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PUBLIC RELATIONS

“The profession or practice of creating and maintaining goodwill of an organization’s various publics (customers, employees, investors, suppliers, etc.), usually through publicity and other nonpaid forms of communication. These efforts…

MEDIA RELATIONS

Though protocol and etiquette are not uncommon terms a glance at the definitions of both terms tends to present some form of confusion, particularly when trying to identify the difference…