Archive for August, 2013

Spyder Finds Growth Partner at Authentic Brands…

August 28, 2013

“With a new owner and mega-sourcing partner, Spyder is set to jumpstart its growth. The buyer, Authentic Brands Group (ABG), LLC, has big plans to expand Spyder’s sportswear offerings while entering the footwear category. It’s also planning the notably increase in Spyder’s presence in department stores but still sees ample room to grow in both sporting goods stores as well as […]

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Sammy Carlson’s awesome edit from last spring in Mammoth

August 27, 2013

Click here to watch Sammy Carlson’s awesome edit from last spring in Mammoth. 100% was filmed using the GoPro Hero3 and his Sammy C pros. Enjoy!

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Encourage Gratitude on Your Team

August 26, 2013

“When employees feel valued, they are more satisfied, willing to work longer, and motivated to do their best. As a manager, it’s your job to make them feel appreciated.In addition to saying “thank you,” you can foster gratitude by: Developing them. People want to grow. If promotion opportunities are limited you can invest in professional […]

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Mark and Steve’s Excellent Adventure…

August 21, 2013

Now in its seventh year, Steamboat Springs-based SmartWool apparel company recently completed its annual human- powered pilgrimage to the country’s largest outdoor industry trade show, Outdoor Retailer Summer Market, in Salt Lake City. SportsOneSource editor Aaron Bible joined the group for this year’s trek to the show. This Ride To OR began as an employee […]

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How to Differentiate Great Leaders from Good Leaders

August 20, 2013

Recently, I attended a memorial service for Dennis Dammerman, a retired GE executive and one of the very first people I interviewed with at GE 30 years ago. He was a mentor and friend to me and a great leader for GE. “Dennis was proof of the power of GE’s meritocracy. He started at the […]

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