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A specially curated resource for students and young professionals looking to expand their knowledge and network within the sports & entertainment industry. Maximizing today's virtual learning environment, LaChica Lately is a premium digital platform for understanding best practices, knowing where to start, and establishing your community within the industry.

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Application Deadline: December 1, 2022 
Do you want to work in sports? Ready to refresh your ambition? Get ready to pack your bags!
Our brand new short-term program is 6 days of sport business conferences, executive meet & greets, digital media group challenges and the opportunity to assist with the NHL All-Star Game festivities in Florida!
Program participants will also receive the standard benefits of participating in a Sport Business Program through Living Sport. Alumni benefits include joining the Living Sport Network – an ever-growing network of like-minded sport business professionals, future sport business travel opportunities, and the option to continue involvement through free alumni programs such as the Living Sport Alumni Board, Ambassador Program, Book Club, exclusive digital sessions, reunion events, and more!
Our short-term program was designed this way for a purpose. We believe it gives us enough time to accomplish what we set out to do, and creates a cost-effective program allowing all deserving participants to get involved.
Click HERE to Learn More & Apply!
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December 7, 2022 at 8:30am
As a first for Nuku Ora, we are excited to announce the Regional Conference 2022, a conference for the sport and recreation sector. The Regional Conference is guided by the theme Ako Tahi - Learning Together, which captures the event’s opportunity to connect, grow and learn together. 
Join us in Wellington on Wednesday 7 December at the Habourside Function Centre as we explore the topics of integrity and inclusion and what it means for our sector. Key speakers will take a deep dive into disability and gender inclusion, providing you with tools to ensure your physical activity is inclusive for all, modern, and fit for purpose.  
This event is an excellent professional development opportunity for staff in entities across the sport and recreation sector.  Programme, pricing and ticket information is available below. 
Click HERE to Register!
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December 13, 2022 at 10am PST
Are you ready to dive into 2023 and conquer? Project Good Work is hosting a free webinar to help you step into the new year on the right foot. Register to attend or to get emailed the recorded version to watch later. In this webinar we will focus on preparing your marketing strategy for the new year so that you can be ready for the changes to social media plus get creative and capitalize on your uniqueness in the change-making marketplace. Here’s what we will look at during our time together:
  • Creating a Plan You Can Stick To
  • Incorporating Diversification Into Your Process
  • Changes to Social Media and How It Will Affect You In 2023
This will be the perfect webinar for you if you are in the middle of finalizing your marketing plans for 2023, want to double-check or create a marketing strategy or interested in the latest trends and outlook in social media for the new year.
Click HERE to Register! 
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December 16, 2022
BreakThrough Summit is a free, digital leadership summit designed to develop and empower women in sports, and recognize the allies who’ve helped women break through.
This year’s event will be broadcasted live from Omaha, Nebraska. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to hear from top industry leaders in sports and network in person and virtually with your peers.
Click HERE to Learn More & Register!
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Deadline: January 16, 2023
The flagship WiST Fellowship Program delivers summer internship experiences for women and nonbinary undergraduate and graduate students eager to begin their careers in the sports tech industry. This program is an integral part of how we propel women into important roles and leadership positions in sports tech. Click to hear recent fellowship recipients talk about the impact of their WiST Fellowship experience.
WiST Fellows complete a  6-8 week internship during the summer months with a sports tech industry-leading enterprise or innovative startup. We define the sports tech industry broadly and encourage experiences that combine the themes of sports and technology innovation in creative ways. To increase the accessibility of these opportunities, WiST Fellows receive a grant of $5,000 and reimbursement of up to $2,500 for travel expenses directly related to the work experience.
While the benefits created by these resume-building experiences are significant, the relationships developed among the Fellows cohort, Fellow alumni, and the WiST community at large provide an unmatched network for future growth.
“Courage. Confidence. Community.”
Click HERE to Learn More & Apply! 
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February 7, 2023 at 10am MST
The 4th Annual Sports Power Brunch: Celebrating the Most Powerful Women in Sports will take place on Tuesday, February 7, 2023, at The Clayton House in Scottsdale, Arizona. This annual event honors and celebrates women in sports who have made an indelible mark in the industry. Created in 2019 by LaTonya Story, CEO of LPS Consulting PR, the event encourages and empowers women to thrive and excel in the sports industry and beyond.
Join us for an exciting day to honor and celebrate amazing women in our industry, enjoy a delicious brunch, sponsor activations, cocktails and our post-event network mixer.
Growing in influence, The Sports Power Brunch has become a must-attend event, garnering national attention with coverage by Associated Press, Entertainment Tonight, The Hollywood Reporter and ABC News, ESPN among other key media outlets. The day includes empowering speeches and panels, inspired conversations and networking with today’s sports, entertainment, and business industry leaders.
We will have three impactful engaging panels to include:
  • Shaping Our Stories // Leading Women in Media & Communications
  • Women, Power & Money
  • Emerging Influence of Social Media & Brand Marketing
Click HERE to Learn More & Register! 
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