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Figurehead

Representing the organization at events and ceremonies

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Leader

Exercising influence with people and events

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Liaison

Interacting with other organizations

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Monitor

Receiving information critical for performance

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Disseminator

Sharing information within the organization

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Spokesperson

Presenting information outside the organization

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Entrepreneur

Initiating change to improve performance

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Disturbance handler

Dealing with issues and crises inside and outside of the organization

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Resource allocator

Determining where the organization’s human and financial resources and technology will be used

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Negotiator

Bargaining to arrive at agreements with groups and individuals both within and outside the organization

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Fayol’s Five

1. Planning the work that needs to be done.
2. Organizing the work and the workplace to ensure that the work is productive.
3. Commanding or leading and directing the workers.
4. Coordinating the efforts of everyone performing the work.
5. Controlling or monitoring to ensure performance is consistent with the plan.

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Classical Economic Approach

Organization limits involvement to activities that improve its own economic performance; earn profit for owners, follow legal and ethical rules of society while making organizations as profitable as possible

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Activist Approach

Responsibility to deal with social problems; has obligation to be responsible to all elements of communities from which it profits

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Organizations of international and Olympic sport

International Olympic Committee, national organizing committees, international sports federations, national governing bodies, Olympic organizing committees

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International Olympic committee

Decides where games will be held and which sports will be included; 105 IOC members; HQ in Lausanne, Switzerland

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National Organizing Committees

Supply athletes; one per country; athletes need NOC certification to compete; independent of government; USOC

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International Sports Federations

Set the rules and hold competitions at the Olympics; FIBA

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National Governing Bodies

Focus on preparation of athletes for Olympic competition; USA Hockey

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Olympic Organizing Committees

Ensure preparation of physical environment and execution of operational logistics for athletes, officials, media representatives, and spectators

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Timely TRAC

Providing the most up-to-date information available

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Relevant TRAC

Giving information that relates to and enhances understanding key issues

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Accurate TRAC

Ensuring that information is reliable and valid representation of what is happening

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Complete TRAC

Providing information that is sufficiently comprehensive to represent all of the important aspects of the situation

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“A comeback for XFL...”

League owned by Vance McMahon through Alpha Entertainment; 8 teams; no criminal background/ political statements by players; J.B. Say’s “entrepreneur” idea - improved performance is result of better ideas; new sport man. environment - innovation & quality

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“A soccer tournament...”

2022 World Cup Qatar; tension in Middle East led to boycott of Gulf Cup and it’s move from Qatar to Kuwait

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“$60m stadium...”

Stadium used for Winter Olympics will be repurposed for future uses; will be shrunken and include museum of 2018 games; can seat up to 80k