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The Hersey-Blanchard Situational Leadership® Theory Choosing the Right Leadership Style for the Right People   What type of leadership do your people need? You’ve just finished Read more >

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This conversation with Chris Moody of Moody Pacific Coaching Services takes on some of the challenges involved in athlete transitions. These transitions include: Athletes leaving the college Read more >

In this episode of SCI Talk, we are joined by Bob Scalise – Harvard University’s Director of Athletics – to discuss the role of Athletic Directors and Administrators in Collegiate Read more >


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Tools

The Circle of Conflict is a powerful assessment tool for understanding sports conflict.  It recognizes critical drivers to inform appropriate intervention. Please contact us for help with your Read more >

Both indirect and direct costs are critical to understand to fully embrace the importance of managing conflict in this $70B industry. This knowledge and skill set represents core Read more >

Cultures vary on the following four dimensions. In individualist cultures, people seek individual achievement and recognition, whereas collectivist cultures value the ties between people, and Read more >

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  Selecting the appropriate dispute resolution process requires an understanding of range of processes that include interest-based, rights-based, and power-based options.  It is critical to Read more >

Preparation for negotiations is the most-neglected activity and, yet, one of the most critically important. Please feel free to use this Negotiation Preparation Tool for any negotiation. For Read more >

Team Culture
The Hersey-Blanchard Situational Leadership® Theory Choosing the Right Leadership Style for the Right People   What type of leadership do your people need? You’ve just finished Read more >

SCI has developed a number of sport-specific conflict observation tools. These tools are designed as a valuable assessment instrument to provide specific feedback to teams and organizations about Read more >

Violence in sports can be categorized into four categories: Brutal Body Contact is physical contact that is deemed within the parameters of the game and the sport’s rules. An example would be a Read more >

The Triangle of Satisfaction is a powerful assessment tool for understanding interests in a sports conflict. Please contact us for help with your sports conflict. *Triangle of Satisfaction Read more >


Videos

Dr. Ken Pendleton and SCI Founder, Joshua Gordon, examine some of the challenges in understanding and preventing issues related to locker room culture. “Unfortunately, this is a lot more okay in Read more >

John Zinsser discusses ways in which professional and intercollegiate athletic programs manage conflict and how an Ombuds model might work as a viable alternative. Key Points on Organizational Read more >

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In this ingenious talk, Pulitzer Prize winning writer Charles Duhigg seamlessly combines informational facts from research, anecdotes from real events, and personal experience with insightful Read more >


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SCI understands the importance of improving organizational effectiveness. One of the tools that we’ve found most effective, both internally and with clients, is Podio. It is incredibly Read more >

From WKCR 89.9 FM NY Date Broadcast: Mon, 13 Jan 2014 January’s installment of our series with the Advanced Consortium on Cooperation, Conflict, and Complexity (AC4) features John Zinsser, Read more >

The Sports Conflict Institute has curated books and videos by topics here. Read more >

The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) is the national anti-doping organization for the Olympic movement in the United States. The U.S. Congress recognized USADA as “the official anti-doping Read more >