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Great GMs are made not born

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Slater sets his sights on a new off-field challenge

Life can come at you very quickly … even when you’re the captain of a highly successful elite sports team, […]

VSI Global Summit Highlights

Degree course adds another string to Goldie’s bow

There’s always been much more to Goldie Sayers than a talented athlete – who dominated the British javelin scene for […]

Wigan Athletic FC Academy Manager sets new goals by signing on for VSI course

Huddersfield Town’s decision to scrap its Category Two academy set-up, because it hadn’t delivered sufficient talent during its 19 years, […]

Barnsley’s Hassell prepares to take on a new challenge

Football has been a roller-coaster ride for Barnsley FC’s academy manager, Bobby Hassell, since he made his Football League debut […]

Guest speakers confirmed for the Online Business of Football Course.

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The 2017 VSI Sporting Directors Summit

Ending the “brain drain” in UK sport: THREE of Britain’s elite level athletes are hoping to swap the podium for […]

Strauss call is like music to Hoggard’s ears

As England prepare to head Down Under to renew their bitter rivalry with Australia, one of their heroes from the […]

Globally renowned academic Professor Simon Chadwick brings his wealth of sports business knowledge to the VSI MSc Sporting Directors Course

Simon Chadwick is the Professor of Sports Enterprise at Salford University, where he is an integral member of the Centre […]

Well known academic and award winning co-author, with Carlo Ancelotti, of their book Quiet Leadership, Professor Chris Brady is the Course lead of the VSI MSc Sporting Directors Course at The Centre for Sports Business at the University of Salford.

Professor Chris Brady   “One of the most well-known and innovative business school professors in the UK”. Financial Times Professor […]

Beth Tweddle’s Strategic Plan for a place in the Boardroom

OLYMPIC artistic gymnastic star Beth Tweddle has revealed how she is heading back to the class-room as part of a […]