Posts tagged "NextUp2019"

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The Six Habits of Highly Influential People: Applying Effective Persuasion in Youth Sports

How do you get kids to do something you want them to do? This age-old question has plagued the minds of parents, guardians, and educators around the world for quite some time now. Yes, kids can be stubborn and uncooperative—but let’s...

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Why Sports Matter: Five Key Takeaways From an All-star Panel

Since we all love a good sports quote, let us begin with one from NBA star Kevin Durant’s manager, Rich Kleiman: “Regardless of your skill level and regardless of how great your upbringing was or how much struggle you had, those...

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NextUp: The Youth Sports Industry Conference Recap

With #NextUp2019 now in the books, we reflect on an action-packed slate of dynamic speakers, panels and discussions. If you missed a single moment of our youth sports conference, we have you covered with wire-to-wire recaps. In addition, we’ll be re-airing...

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The Buzz Surrounding NextUp 2019

For generations the typical youth sports experience was hyper-local. Community leagues and pickup games were the norm, and the idea of getting on a bus to play teams out-of-town or out-of-state was solely reserved for high school athletics. As parents, coaches...