Why This Former Athlete Believes In Podcasts

former athlete believes in podcasting | SportsE Media

Podcasts have become an influential medium in the sports world, bridging gaps between athletes, enthusiasts, and the media. It goes deeper than that though. Former athletes, for example, have so many stories to share. In this episode of The Sports Backdrop, we discuss why podcasts resonate so powerfully today, and specifically why this former athlete … Read more

The Rise of Atlanta Explained With a Sports Lean | Q&A Style

The Rise of Atlanta Explained With a Sports Lean | Q&A Style

The Rise of Atlanta: From Southern Charm to Major Metropolis Why do cities become major players? Ask Atlanta! As one of America’s premier cities, Atlanta seamlessly blends its heritage with modern culture. From its pivotal role in the civil rights movement to hosting international sporting events, from being home to global corporate giants to nurturing … Read more

SportsE Media | Celebrating the Intersection of Sports and Media

SportsE Media

In today’s fast-paced digital world, the realms of sports and media have intertwined more closely than ever before. Amid this captivating fusion lies the dynamic concept of SportsE Media, a term representing the powerful synergy between sports and content creation. In this article, we will explore the multifaceted meaning of SportsE Media, explore the significance … Read more

Mississippi State University + Dr. James Barnes | Education, Youth Sports, and Marketing Insight

Mississippi State University + Dr. James Barnes | Education, Youth Sports, and Marketing Insight

At the intersection of sports and business sits Mississippi State University’s associate extension professor of economics and online marketing coach, Dr. James Barnes. Dr. James Barnes is a Storybrand Certified Marketing Guide, the Director of the Bricks-To-Clicks Marketing Program at Mississippi State University, a youth basketball coach, and an author. Drawing upon his unique expertise … Read more

Hockey Goes South

Hockey Goes South | The Sports Backdrop Podcast

In this episode of The Sports Backdrop podcast, we chat with Chris Heivly, a successful entrepreneur (co-founder of MapQuest), and an ardent lover of hockey. Chris resides in the Raleigh, North Carolina area — after spending 10 years in the bustling city of Chicago (and before that, the northeast). This hockey goes south episode is … Read more

Athletes to Entrepreneurs

Athletes to Entrepreneurs | The Sports Backdrop

This is a unique guest-hosted episode of the Sports Backdrop. And it’s all about life after sports… Athletes to Entrepreneurs. Recently I have had the opportunity to connect with and spend time with Rob Finkelstein, all thanks to Tim Claiborne and his Lockerroom sports group. Rob is the CEO & Founder of Alumni Direct. And … Read more

Addressing Mental Health in Entrepreneurship: Lessons from a Revealing Podcast

Addressing Mental Health in Entrepreneurship: Lessons from a Revealing Podcast

There are many layers to managing mental health in entrepreneurship: practical advice from entrepreneurs The importance of mental health has been increasingly recognized in recent years, and the entrepreneurial world is no exception. The podcast “Entrepreneur Perspectives” featured an insightful discussion between entrepreneurs, exploring their unique experiences and the mental health challenges they and their … Read more