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Sport Organisation and Administration

This is a free textbook offered by BookBoon. 'This book begins with a discussion on what a sport organization is. The reader will develop an understanding of the different types of structures in a sport club, such as sole proprietorship, partnerships and nonprofit organizations. Three management theories that can be applied to a sport club are discussed, namely the works and ideas of Frederick, W. Taylor, Peter Drucker and W. Edwards Deming. The main elements of a club plan such as the club philosophy, vision and mission statement, goals, policies and procedures, club governance and organization structure are broadly explained. The reader will be able to compile such a club plan for his or her sport club. Clubs are increasingly using groups as their fundamental unit of organizational... Show More


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