Topic: In conjunction with the sport
marketing research theme of this course, your task in this discussion forum is
to conduct research to identify specific examples of sport companies targeting a
segment of the consumer market. The example(s) you locate may represent any
sport product or service, but must clearly be targeted toward consumers based on
demographics, psychographics, geographic location, etc.
The goal of this
discussion is to provide further objective analysis of research that will
stimulate thought-provoking questions, marketable ideas, and lead to a greater
understanding of the essence of sport marketing. You will need to react to other
classmates’ threads by building upon their ideas, advancing the discussion and
leading to some synthesis.
Based on the current issue, any archived issues of Sports Business Journal
(SBJ), or personal experience, please research this topic and support your
opinion, with a citation or citations. You may, but are not required to, use any
articles or resources you locate outside of SBJ.
provides a sport management specific research portal at the Liberty University
library that may be used for this assignment.
What is the difference between a left-tailed, two-tailed, and right-tailed test. When would you choose a one-tailed test? How can you determine the direction of the test by looking at a pair of hypotheses? How can you tell which direction (or no direction) to make the hypothesis by looking at the problem statement (research question)?
For this assignment you will be completing an internet research project. You
will be identifying and describing 3 individuals who have chosen different
careers in sports. Through this assignment you should focus on the types of
careers and include: job descriptions, salary ranges, demographics of the
average person in that career, and typical backgrounds of those found in the
For each person you are describing, your writing should be a
minimum of 500 words (approximately 2 double-spaced pages with 1” margins). You
must also include the bibliographical information in correct APA format.
Choose an individual who you consider to be an effective leader to study. This person may be someone you have worked for or with, or you may choose a prominent figure you admire. Write an essay detailing their leadership style and approaches. Explain how the leader’s effectiveness is determined by the following:
- Communication competencies.
- Predispositions for leadership communication.
- Use of strategic communication objectives.
- Use of power bases.
which of the following best describes biodiversity?
A-the sum of all plants, animals, and microbes on the planet?
B-the sum of all plants and animals on the planet
C-the kinds of trees and other plants in a forest
D-the kinds of plants and animals in a forest
E-plants and animals but not bacteria
and 99 other multiple choice questions
E3-18 (Page 152) Determine the following 2011 balance sheet items using the information provided in the problem. Current Assets Shareholders’ Equity Noncurrent Assets Long-term liabilities E3-20 (Page 152) Indicate (by letter) whether the actions listed in the table will immediately increase (I), decrease (D), or have no effect (N) on the ratios shown in the table. Assume each ratio is less than 1.0 before the action is taken. Judgment Case 3-5 (Page 161) Review the balance sheet provided for Marcus Clothing Corporation and the additional information provided on page 162. Identify and explain the deficiencies in the statement prepared by the company’s accountant. Include in your answer items that require additional disclosure, either on the face of the statement or in a note.
Respond to Discussion Question. How should stores approach inventory planning for Black Friday? How should retailers plan the process of opening the doors and getting excited customers through checkout? What capacity planning approaches should retailers use for Black Friday?