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Top 5 tips for athletes on social media

On this week's episode Sean revisits his advice for athletes using social media in 2017 with a platform by platform breakdown on how they should be used. On this podcast you'll learn about: What the pros and cons are for athletes on social media How ongoing training is the key for athletes to manage issues [...]

By | 2017-09-17T19:02:09+00:00 July 17th, 2017|2017podcast, Podcast, Social Media|0 Comments

Sports Geek guide to social media for athletes

In this episode I review how I train athletes to best use social media to connect with fans while maintaining their primary goal - performance on the court/field/track. On this Sports Geek Podcast you will learn about: Social media policy for athlete in FOUR words What is my key advice to athletes How social media can [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:18+00:00 January 4th, 2016|2016podcast, Podcast|4 Comments

Kobe Bryant retirement shows power of athlete digital platforms

Kobe Bryant announced 2015-16 will be his last season in the NBA. Where did Kobe Bryant announce retirement? He announced it on The Player's Tribune with a short poem. Kobe Bryant announcement on Facebook He posted it to his 20M Facebook audience. Kobe Bryant announcement on Twitter And to his nearly 8M followers on [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:19+00:00 November 30th, 2015|Sports Media|2 Comments

Troy Kirby on ticketing, #sportsbiz and @SportsTao podcast

Troy Kirby is a prodigious sports business podcaster and a sports business lifer working on the ticketing side of the business at UC Davis.   Troy has released over 350 podcast interviews since launching the Tao of Sports podcast in 2012 and he was one of the reasons I started podcasting.  Troy stopped by the [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:37+00:00 July 7th, 2014|2014podcast, Podcast|0 Comments

A look behind @AFL with Tyson Densley

On this week's podcast I chat with Tyson Densley from the AFL (Australian Football League) about the goals of the AFL social media team and what they are looking for in season 2014.  On SEN I chat with Kevin Hillier about the AFL and NRL social media fan bases and what does it say about [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:42+00:00 March 14th, 2014|2014podcast, AFL Podcast, Podcast|0 Comments

Oscar Ugaz on #digisport trends and David Morris #Sochi2014 Silver Medallist

On this week's podcast we chat with Oscar Ugaz about the European sports digital scene and his time at Real Madrid.  Included in this episode is a sneak peek at our interview with David Morris Sochi silver medalist in the aerials from our chat on Beers, Blokes & Business Looking to improve your skills in [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:43+00:00 March 3rd, 2014|2014podcast, Football Podcast, Podcast|0 Comments

The psychology of being a Sports Fan – ICYMI – @SportsGeek News

In case you missed it - Reprint of Sports Geek News - Tuesday 25th February 2014 What @SportsGeek reads... The psychology of being a sports fan Mark Cuban wants you to put away your phone at NBA games Manchester City launch first-ever mobile app for away fans Olympic snowboarders find advertising loophole at Sochi House of Lakers: What if Frank Underwood where [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:43+00:00 February 26th, 2014|Sports Marketing|0 Comments

Digital and Crisis Management with Essendon FC ‘s Justin Rodski & Marc Bertieri

This week on Sports Geek Podcast we head out to see the new digs for Essendon Football Club in the AFL now named True Value Solar Centre.  I chat with Justin Rodski & Marc Bertieri about the tough year the Bombers had with the ASADA investigation dominating their season and how they plan to bounce [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:50+00:00 November 24th, 2013|2013podcast, AFL Podcast, Podcast|0 Comments

Fancam, Athletes hacked & changing focus of sports digital teams

In this Sports Geek Podcast we chat with Tinus Le Roux from Fancam discussing digital activations and developing campaigns that are fan centric at SEAT Conference.  Recently a few AFL players social media accounts were hacked so I chat with Francis on ABC Grandstand on what you can do to protect your accounts from hackers.  We look back [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:53+00:00 August 26th, 2013|2013podcast, Podcast|0 Comments

Jeremy Lin Fan Appreciation Week Review

What has Social Media provided for athletes? For some it has assisted with their career and for others it’s had a detrimental effect. The positives and negatives all relate and impact on the athlete's ‘Personal Branding’. The growth of social media has changed the way professional athletes develop their personal brand. This aspect of their [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:55+00:00 July 2nd, 2013|Social Media|0 Comments