Sport marketers must continuously examine market conditions and develop strategies to maximize their sport product. Describe two examples of effective strategies for marketing interscholastic, collegiate, and/or professional sports teams. When responding to your classmates, provide feedback on the strengths and weaknesses of the sample strategies they describe. Be sure to integrate your understanding of the content reading materials, and include literature references and/or anecdotal information to support your opinions.
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What is a SWOT Analysis, and why you should use one. Community Tool Box. http://ctb.ku.edu/en/tablecontents/sub_section_mai…