The Beginnings of an Official | David Pierce

Sep 14, 2020, 05:00 AM
Dr. Pierce is the author of the ground breaking textbook, Selling in the Sport Industry. He has published over 70 peer reviewed manuscripts, presented over 100 times at academic conferences, and secured over 30 grants and contracts with researched focused on sport sales and issues in sport management education. 

0:00 Introductions
3:12 Sports Innovation Institute
6:19 Research with Officially Human
8:05 Collaboration with Zoom
12:10 Respecting Officials
19:06 The Rookie Official Experience
31:55 Great Messaging
37:49 Officiating Shortages
43:15 The Theatrics
49:02 Conclusion

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