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Emily Budzynski-Seymour, Rebecca Conway, Matthew Wade, Alex Lucas, Michelle Jones, Steve Mann, and James Steele

that suggests that regular engagement in PA may have cognitive effects and is associated with improved academic attainment in adolescents. 20 This, in turn, may result in improved graduate employment and longer term employability. 21 , 22 Though there is less data on this relationship specifically in

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Susan B. Foster and David A. Pierce

). The Office of Learning and Teaching in the Australian government found that college graduates lack required fundamental skills “to be operationally relevant” ( Smith, Ferns, Russell, & Cretchley, 2014 , p. 16) in the workplace and identified six dimensions of employability that hold relevance for any

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Jeremy J. Foreman, Joshua S. Bendickson, and Birton J. Cowden

through different stages of learning when new rules are instituted, and it is possible that this could affect the results. Given the influence of penalties on team performance and head coach employability, research examining the effects of off-field misconduct on both organizational performance and

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Susan C. Brown

This study sought to identify significant predictors of success (a) in a graduate program of sport management at a major research institution in the United States and (b) in initial employment success. Regression analysis identified four significant predictors for success in the graduate program. The variables that produced a positive relationship with the dependent variable—final graduate grade point average—were age upon application, number of years of extracurricular activity involvement in undergraduate school, and undergraduate grade point average. The number of years in a full-time position in sport management upon application produced a significant negative relationship. Discriminant analysis was used to identify possible predictors of initial employment success identified as time from graduation to employment in a sport management position. However, no significant predictors were found.

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Amy K. Bermingham, Ross D. Neville, and Kyriaki Makopoulou

.5.664 10.1123/jsep.29.5.664 Artess , J. , Hooley , T. , & Mellors-Bourne , R. ( 2017 ). Employability: A review of the literature 2012–2016 . York, UK : Higher Education Academy . Ashford-Rowe , K. , Herrington , J. , & Brown , C. ( 2014 ). Establishing the critical elements that determine

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INTERNATIONAL SPORT COACHING JOURNAL

DIGEST VOLUME 5, Issue #3

Don’t Need a Degree to Get a Coaching Job’: Investigating the Employability of Sports Coaching Degree Students Hall, E.T., Cowan, D.T., & Vickery, W. (2018). Sport, Education and Society , pre-published online. doi: 10.1080/13573322.2018.1482265 The aims of this study were to investigate who attends

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Katie Dray and Kristy Howells

facilitating learning for others. The ability of students to articulate their learning and experiences in relation to a job role and specification is highlighted as an important part of their employability skills ( Maher, 2005 ). The digital e-portfolio offers the student a space to bring a range of media

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Mitchell McSweeney, Per G. Svensson, and Michael L. Naraine

, education, and employability life skills to over 400 youth living in New York, Ohio, Florida, Washington, Arizona, and California. Community staff members are highly motivated and knowledgeable about S4C programming given that they are former participants and committed to continuing remote SFD programming

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Lara M. Duke, Jennifer P. Gorman, and Jennifer M. Browne

believed graduates possessed desired employability skills, however only 34% of employers and 44% of students concurred. Such data suggest a misalignment among key stakeholders in their perception of what students acquire from their educational experience. In preparation for future careers, leaders in

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Rob Millington, Lyndsay M.C. Hayhurst, Audrey R. Giles, and Steven Rynne

communication” ( Devenin & Bianchi, 2018 , p. 868; see also Boutilier & Thompson, 2011 ). Sport Management and CSR While the CSR initiatives of the extractives industry comprise endeavors ranging from support for educational programs to employability training and to environmental sustainability efforts