“How are women taking over sports leadership?” – Reyes Bellver

Gender inequity in sports, especially in decision-making positions, continues to be a significant issue. Data shows that globally women only represent 9% of the executive decision-making within national football associations. Not only is gender equality a basic human right, appointing women to positions of authority has proven to be beneficial to business and financially astute. In this SportWorks TALK, Leadership Woman Football’s Reyes Bellver explains how gender diversity is inextricably linked with maximizing profit, creating value, and is critical to good business practices. Tune in to learn more about why supporting women in sports is more important than ever.

Recommend0 recommendationsPublished in Career Development, SportWorks TALKS, Women in Sport

Related Articles

“Canned food workout with Olympian” – Olya Abasolo Ovtchinnikova

Today we find most of the world, including the sport and Olympic Movement community, on hold. Staying both mentally and physically fit can be a challenge, and tomorrow Olya will take us through an at-home exercise circuit that requires nothing more than two cans of your favourite canned foods. So put on your workout gear, grab your tomato sauce and join us for a lunchtime webinar workout!

#031 Working in and across teams

As the sports industry is very much based on multi-stakeholder collaboration and team-based relationships, this episode explores the responsibilities of individuals and organizations to build and nurture effective and yet harmonious teams. Our guest, Marie Reig Florensa, summarizes the basic: it is all about the people.