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Agent’s Best Friend: Cell Phone

Agent’s Best Friend: Cell Phone

Everyone imagines the stereotypical Sports Agent as a man with slicked back hair, ruthless in negotiations, and always on his cell phone. While stereotypes often simplify or generalize a situation to a great degree...

Screw Arbitration, Throw Me The Rock!

Screw Arbitration, Throw Me The Rock!

Today there was a very interesting article in a blog that I subscribe to called: Concurring Opinions. In a post titled, “Rock, Paper, Scissors ADR”, Dave Hoffman reports on a case where a federal...

Agent Spotlight: Rufus Williams

Agent Spotlight: Rufus Williams

Meet Rufus Williams: head of a company called Olympus, LCC, which focuses on providing business and financial management, contract negotiation, career development, etc. to its clients. Athletes and entertainers are among Olympus’s list of...

Why Stop at New Layout?

Why Stop at New Layout?

I have also just purchased the domain name http://sportsagentblog.com, which will be directly connected to the old address of this blog: http://www.dhpromo.com/blog. Go run out of your house/office/classroom and tell all of your friends!...

2006 MLB Draft

2006 MLB Draft

While it is definitely not as exciting as the NBA or NFL live drafts, the MLB draft is chalk full of players that will be selected throughout today and tomorrow (June 6th-June 7th). As...

Expanding Presence Overseas

Expanding Presence Overseas

Brandweek.com has an interesting story covering the immense marketability of star Yao Ming. Ming receives about $15 million per year in endorsements alone. China is an emerging market economically speaking, and may also open...

Cyber Athletes Gaining Legitimacy?

Cyber Athletes Gaining Legitimacy?

On January 25th, 2006, I posted on the potential for Sports Agents to become involved in representing “Video Gamers” in the future. If Video Gaming becomes an Olympic Sport, Sports Agents may be thrust...

Site Back Up

Site Back Up

There were some issues with the server that this blog is hosted on, but all issues have been resolved.  I will re-post an issue that I was working on as the server crashed shortly.

IMG to Focus on Two New Areas

IMG to Focus on Two New Areas

IMG (International Management Group) has recently decided that its future growth will be focused on the development of both soccer and motor sports divisions in the agency. George Pyne, IMG’s new president, has declared...