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Trueman: Negotiation lessons from the business side of sports

September 28, 2022

The business side of sports can be a rich source of instruction on what to do and not to do in negotiation. Contract terms for athletes, trades between teams, labor negotiations, broadcast licensing, etc., are in the news regularly. Dig into the details of a particular deal and you might find some interesting lessons that can inform your own negotiations. Consider Franco Harris, the famous running back for the Pittsburgh Steelers. For those of us old enough to remember, Harris was very close to breaking the all-time pro football rushing record when his contract was up for renewal.

Article Source: The Daily Record

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