Sports Management http://wesa.fm en Pittsburgh Hosts World's Biggest Sport Conference http://wesa.fm/post/pittsburgh-hosts-worlds-biggest-sport-conference <p>With the nicest baseball park in the country, the most Super Bowl wins in the NFL and two of the best players in the NHL, Pittsburgh is definitely a sports city.</p><p>That’s why it will be the host of the North American Society of Sports Management (NASSM) Conference - the largest sports business gathering in the world.</p><p>Duquesne University organized the conference that aims to show how important business is to sports.</p> Wed, 28 May 2014 11:42:54 +0000 Jessica Nath 29754 at http://wesa.fm Women and the Business of Sports Management http://wesa.fm/post/women-and-business-sports-management <p></p><p>While Hilary Clinton declared the glass ceiling for women seeking the highest political office has 18-million cracks, some fields like pro sports <a href="http://www.womenetics.com/Trends/ouch-grass-ceiling-halts-women-in-sports">remain a boys club</a>. Contributor Rebecca Harris looks at the business of&nbsp; women in sports&nbsp;management.Want to learn more about the sports management industry? Becca Harris recommends <a href="http://pittsburgh.wiseworks.org/">Women in Sports and Events</a> and sports management <a href="http://www.wssexecutivesearch.com/sports.htm">Networking</a> Tue, 12 Mar 2013 01:00:00 +0000 Heather McClain 2636 at http://wesa.fm Women and the Business of Sports Management