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Chris Chard and Kirsty K. Spence

Three years ago, Steve Thornton purchased the South End Mustangs, a professional ice hockey team competing in the D1 division in the United Kingdom. Unfortunately, Thornton has experienced challenging times during his ownership tenure. The team has achieved mediocre results on the ice and poor results off the ice. Thornton knows he needs help to turn the Mustangs franchise around. Thus, as a result, he turns to John Tapner, a sport business owner, operator, entrepreneur, and advisor. Tapner is best known as a professional sport consultant and TV personality, representing his company Sports Rescue, which is the same name as his hit television show. When an owner calls Tapner, it is because a professional sports team is in trouble and needs to be rescued.

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James J. Zhang

challenges, and development of business plans in both collective and distinctive contexts, such as Brazil, Argentina, Peru, and Chile. It seems apparent that throughout the entire book, the editors and contributing authors have kept in mind the usefulness and adoptability of this book by students, course

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Rebecca M. Hirschhorn, Cassidy Holland, Amy F. Hand and James M. Mensch

) Apply basic internal business functions (e.g., business planning, financial operations, staffing) to support individual and organizational growth and development. 3.07 ± 1.02 14 Apply basic external business functions (e.g., marketing and public relations) to support organizational sustainability

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Emily Sparvero, Randall Griffiths and Jacob Tingle

plans, and your ‘holy-crap’ plans. My staff and coaches are obviously not used to thinking very far ahead. When I tell them to plan out the next several seasons, they look at me like I am sending them to their rooms without dinner. Little kids! I have given them my department business plan for the next

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Kyoung-yim Kim and Heejoon Chung

promoting civil participation for green activities. Also, POCOG plans to offset the rest of the emissions by securing the International Certified GHGs Emission Credit through the registration of GHGs reduction businesses planned by enterprise and venue cities. (POCOG website, March 6, 2015) To meet these

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John Charles Bradbury

not broadcast as widely as other sports, which gives soccer fans less opportunity to substitute attendance with telecasts. During the time frame of this study, several MLS teams began playing in soccer-specific venues. Part of MLS’s original business plan was to have teams play in stadiums designed

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Patti Millar and Alison Doherty

’t resistance, it was quite well received . . . I wouldn’t say it was a resistance, but we [the curling committee] did have to put together a business plan and had to present that to our board of directors because [these were] new [strategies] . . . we had to make sure that they were all on side” (curling

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Kathryn L. Heinze and Di Lu

.2307/41166606 10.2307/41166606 Oakes , L.S. , Townley , B. , & Cooper , D.J. ( 1998 ). Business planning as pedagogy: Language and control in a changing institutional field . Administrative Science Quarterly, 43 ( 2 ), 257 – 292 . doi:10.2307/2393853 10.2307/2393853 O’Brien , D. , & Slack , T

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Yonghwan Chang

& Bodenhausen, 2006 ; Happe et al., 2017 ). For example, as Fink, Parker, Cunningham, and Cuneen ( 2012 ) and Walsh and Williams ( 2017 ) have similarly suggested, compared with products such as iced tea, office supplies, financial/business planning, groceries, and cosmetics, sport-themed products (e