• 'Just talk to a 24-year old,' and you'll know why ESPN is getting buried in one critical area by Bleacher Report and Barstool Sports

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    ESPN has dominated sports on TV for decades, but the same can't be said for sports on social media.
    Data shows that rivals Bleacher Report and Barstool Sports have done a better job of engaging social audiences, and gained an increasing share of ad dollars.
    The comparisons raise thorny questions for the Disney-owned sports-media giant - namely, does it even care if it's not good at social media?
    While there's still plenty of money to be had from TV ads, the long-term risk is that it'll lose its position with young audiences.
    Sports are as much about fandom and conversation as they are...
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  • 10 Questions For Getting To Know Your New Direct Reports Faster

    10 Questions For Getting To Know Your New Direct Reports Faster

    6 days ago - By Fast Company

    Just get promoted into a managerial role, or take a job where you're inheriting someone's team? This can help.
    When you hire a new team or inherit someone else's, your first instinct as a manager might be to assess the situation for the best way to move forward-and fast. But if you aren't careful, you'll create more problems than solutions for you and your new team. Before you start diagnosing your team's challenges and look for ways to improve, it's crucial to take a step back and get to know your new direct reports.
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