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Episode 18: Rounding the Bases in Baseball and Business – The Baseball and Business Podcast

May 15th, 2019

North America Brand Manager of Nike Baseball and Softball Ryan Sudenga shares how playing and coaching college baseball built a foundation for success in business on Episode 18.

Here are a few of the highlights from our conversation…

1. What led Ryan to pivot out of coaching college baseball to pursue working in the sporting goods industry

2. How Ryan used the skills he developed coaching baseball players in the retail environment leading storefronts for Nike in several locations across the country

3. The move Ryan made that positioned him to earn an opportunity to work at Nike’s world headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon

4. Ryan’s advice for anyone wanting to get into the business world within sports

Ryan’s story will resonate because it gives an inside look at what it takes to move around the bases within a world class organization. Whether you are still playing or on the other side, there are many principles that can be taken away and applied in your life.

To connect with Ryan on LinkedIn, click here.

Tune into Episode 18 by clicking above or by going to Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts or Spotify.

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