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Minor League Baseball’s Business Plan

Minor league baseball is a highly promoted, year-round entertainment enterprise — with loudly touted but minimal contributions from the Majors.

Luring Outdoor Enthusiasts

A new recruiting tool, the University of Montevallo President’s Outdoor Scholars Program seeks out students who love fishing and hunting.

The 90 Percent of Training in Your Head

Clinical psychologist Bhrett McCabe fashioned a practice aimed at optimizing athletic performance and branded it The MindSide.

The Arc of Triumph

John Carter believes in better basketball through mathematics and physics, making him sort of a modern day Arc-imedes. Carter is the CEO of...

Quarterback Business

For David Morris, the grass is always greenest wherever there is a football involved. Since his childhood days growing up in Mobile, ...

Alabama’s Latest Big Ride

Scott Wine, 48, is CEO and chairman of Polaris Industries, the world’s leading manufacturer of powersports vehicles — off-road vehicles and...

Talladega Tailored to a Fast Changing Market

After more than a decade of rapid growth, NASCAR is no longer living life in the fast lane. Since 2005, attendance has...

Selling Self Images

Awaiting a connecting flight in New York City’s LaGuardia Airport, Maury Lyon is satisfied with today’s meetings — meetings on behalf of...

World Class Alabama

Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail It is not difficult to find a place to play golf in the United States. The National Golf Federation...

Bleed Crimson, Scream War Eagle, Pay Plenty

As the game begins, thousands of Auburn fans create a wave of brilliant orange as they tramp behind coaches in the Tiger...

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Market Volatility: Weighing the Wide Swings

Why what happened in 2018 is not out of the ordinary. Why not to overreact.

Spotlight on Montgomery County

Montgomery County, in central Alabama, is part of the state’s River Region and is home to the state’s capital city, Montgomery.

Airbus Breaks Ground on New Assembly Line in Mobile

When the new Airbus A220 line gears up, Mobile will be the fourth largest producer of commercial aircraft in the world.

Birmingham Scrutinizes its Workforce

Birmingham put the numbers to its job market and found a lot of work to be done. For one, its IT segment grew 77 percent in five years, creating a job gap that will grow over the next decade.

Winning the Plant, Finding the Workforce

Alabama auto industry ramps up workforce development efforts in advance of the new Mazda Toyota plant.