Competition for the Entertainment Dollar (Infographic)

Here are two infographics that do a great job illustrating the growing competition for discretionary dollars from US consumers in the sports/entertainment marketplace…In addition to providing a great platform for opening up a discussion about the competition for the entertainment dollar in class, these graphics also offer a great way to introduce the concept of a global marketplace.

Click the images below to be redirected to the original source to see the complete infographic.  Enjoy!

Clash of the Titans

Today’s guest post features an infographic from Sophia Barber via Sports-Management-Degrees.com, a leading online platform of education concerning business attributes of sports. The Sport Management degree guides and gives information to build a career in the field of sports industry and to achieve the unique positions within all sectors, including professional sports organizations, college athletics as well as in recreation management field.

For years, ESPN has enjoyed a stranglehold on the market as the dominant sports broadcasting company.  Fox Sports 1 aims to change that.  For an inside look at the competition facing Fox, please view the infographic pasted below (click here to see a full size image).  It will be interesting to see how it all plays out!  The spirit of competition is, after all, why they play the games… 🙂