Foster, George; O'Reilly, Norm; Dávila Parra, Antonio
Sports Business Management will equip students with a comprehensive understanding of the sport industry....Sports Business Management will equip students with a comprehensive understanding of the sport industry. With a focus on management, strategy, marketing, and finance, the decision-making approach of the book emphasizes key concepts while translating them into practice. Foster, O'Reilly, and Dávila present a set of modular chapters supported with plenty of examples, mini-cases, and exercises to help students apply the decision-making approach to real-world situations. Covering an international array of sports and organizations - including the Olympic Games, FIFA World Cup, US Major League Baseball, and more - the book also covers unique topics such as diversity in sport, the impact of technology, and social media. Rounding this out, the book provides around 50 Harvard/Stanford cases, along with case notes for instructors. This is an ideal textbook for upper-level undergraduate and graduate students of sports business and management, fully supported by a companion website featuring PowerPoint slides, test questions, teaching notes, and other tools for instructors....
More than two years ago, Liz, the founder of BabySupplies, received an investment from FineWorks Venture...More than two years ago, Liz, the founder of BabySupplies, received an investment from FineWorks Venture Capital. Now, with BabySupplies' revenues below forecast and the business yet to achieve breakeven, she is facing a difficult request. The FineWorks Venture Capital fund, in light of BabySupplies' lagging revenues, wants to exercise their contractual right to obtain more shares in BabySupplies at no cost. This right is based on the shareholders' agreement they signed at the time of the initial investment. As the chair of the Board, Liz has to decide how to respond....€6.75
This case was written for use in the case writing course of the International Faculty Program. The case...This case was written for use in the case writing course of the International Faculty Program. The case is to be used after workshops in which participants practice the design of the opening paragraph, its difficulty, the structure of the case and the choice of exhibits. This is a case about how to write a case. It is based on a real IESE case study, "RELE Rouen: Language Immersion in Normandy," ASN-58-E. ...€6.75
Peñalva, Fernando; Badia, Marc
- Technical Note
This note introduces the basics of financial accounting. By the end, you will be able to understand and...This note introduces the basics of financial accounting. By the end, you will be able to understand and interpret simple financial statements....€6.75