Everything you need to know about the first season of the College Football Playoff. You know the College Football Playoff means a four-team playoff to determine the national champion, but do you know which bowls are access bowls? Do you know which bowls are contract bowls? Do you know when all the games are going […]Read More
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I’m still recovering from my Black Friday trip to the mall, but it’s time to rally for Cyber Monday! I’ve got a few items left on my list, but first I want to help you with your shopping list…. Want a truly unique gift for a friend or family member? I’ve marked down the price of autographed copies of my book, Saturday Millionaires, to $20 – that’s less than list …Read More
I recently received an email from a young lady who wanted to know more about the process of writing a book and acquiring a literary agent. One of the things I had to explain was just how lengthy the process is from book idea to holding a published book in your hands – for me, that was three years. And trust me, I rushed the process as much as possible. …Read More
Want a unique client gift this holiday season? A few companies have contacted me about selling signed copies of Saturday Millionaires for them to use as client gifts, so I wanted to provide some information to the public. I would be more than happy to sign (and even personalize) copies of Saturday Millionaires for you to use as client gifts. If you order 10 or more copies, I can offer …Read More
Having written a book about the business of college football it seemed obvious to me that my book tour should go to college campuses on game day. Tens of thousands of college football fans was a recipe for success. Or so I thought. It turns out doing book signings in the campus bookstore on game day isn’t the perfect formula I imagined. Having completed three of these signings at UCF, …Read More
For those of you in the Chicago area (particularly the North Shore area), I’d love to meet you next Wednesday night, October 9th. I’ll be at the Winnetka Community House giving a speech about the business of college football. While the presentation is geared toward prospective college students and their parents, I think anyone with any interest in college football will enjoy. I’ll also be selling and signing copies of …Read More
I was interviewed by marketing/branding website Red Slice yesterday about my personal branding, how I became an expert on the business of college football and why I wrote Saturday Millionaires. You can read all the answers over on Red Slice.
HAPPY BOOK RELEASE DAY TO ME! Two and a half years ago I decided to write a book about the business of college football based on everything I was learning as I transitioned from being an attorney who happened to be a college football fan to a journalist covering the business side of collegiate athletics. As I visited campuses, sat down with athletic directors and toured athletic facilities, I realized …Read More
Can’t wait for my book on the business of college football, Saturday Millionaires, to come out September 10th? Then take a sneak peek at the Foreword (by Tim Brando), Introduction and Chapter 1: Saturday Millionaires – Chapter 1 You can order the book now using the link on the right-hand side of the page or heading over to the Saturday Millionaires page.
In less than a month, my book on the business of college football, Saturday Millionaires: How Winning Football Builds Winning Colleges, hits bookstore shelves (you can pre-order now)! After spending the better part of two months drafting the nearly 10,000 word proposal, writing a query letter and shopping it around to agents, and then spending a year writing the manuscript and another nine months on three rounds of edits, I …Read More