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.
Please join other Women Leaders for the External Affairs: "Breaking into External" Circle Call on Monday, July 10th at 11am CT/12pm ET! Hear from Scott Morse, Vice President for Communication and Marketing at Lafayette College and Markeisha Everett, Senior Associate Athletics Director, Chief Marketing and Communication Officer at the University of California, Berkeley on a Q&A panel on how to break into External fields. Both leads will discuss the dynamics of being a women working in External field and a male champion who hires women into a male dominated space in athletics.
Thought Leaders is an exclusive gathering of industry leaders including current and past SBJ Forty Under 40, Game Changers and Champions honorees. Thought Leaders is where friendships and business partnerships have been formed over the years and is the most popular gathering we hold every year. It is a time of information sharing, dynamic speakers, outdoor activities and peer-level relationship building. The event provides attendees with the opportunity to address important topics outside the scope of day-to-day sports business, such as leadership, creativity, innovation, social justice, work/life balance and diversity and inclusion.
She Changes the Game® is an initiative of Up2Us Sports focused on increasing opportunities for women to coach, building the capacity of girls’ sports programs, and leveling the playing field for girls.
The She Changes the Game® Coach Development Program is a new training program currently being piloted in Philadelphia, PA. The Coach Development Program is for girls entering their junior or senior year of high school. It intends to strengthen girls’ technical coaching skills and confidence in stepping into a junior-coach role at their sports program.
The program is designed to support girls and young women as they transition out of their “athlete” role at their youth sports program into a potential “coach” role.
Join us for a free training through our She Changes the Game® Coach Development Program that will build your leadership and coaching skills!
The mission of the Alliance of Social Workers in Sports is to promote individual and community well-being through partnerships between the profession of social work and the field of athletics. We focus on partnerships in practice, research, and policy, with involvement and awareness in all areas where social work and sports systems intersect.
Click HERE to learn more & reserve a spot for the symposium.
The WISE Emerging Leaders Certificate Program is specifically designed to expand the leadership capabilities of female professionals in middle management. This virtual, interactive program will help you hone your understanding and application of business, strategic and financial acumen, and prepare you for advancement.
Over the course of six modules, you will learn the business outcomes prioritized by CEOs, the role of financial measures in executing strategy, and methods for better communicating your proficiency of the business.
Module workbooks and exercises provide ample opportunity for reflection and for putting learnings into practice. Throughout the program, you will be asked to complete an assessment to ensure knowledge transfer and are expected to actively take part in the breakout group exercises.
Who Should Attend
Middle managers, defined as supervisors, project leads, managers, senior managers and directors (depending on organization/company structure and size)
Schedule and Format
Classes meet weekly for five consecutive weeks — Sept. 20 to Oct. 18. Each module is approximately 75 to 90 minutes long. The first class day consists of two modules; the remaining dates are single modules. Most virtual sessions are facilitated by Leading Women, a WISE professional development partner.