Posted on: April 24th, 2017 by Jen Mueller

Happy Monday!

Here’s to starting the week on a good note and with ideas on how to make sports useful in business. Which means bonus materials today. Woot!

First up you’ll notice a fresh batch of conversation starters. These are topics that will work in small talk around the office and with colleagues and help build your knowledge base at the same time. But make sure you keep reading for links on 3 Ways to Become a Baseball Fan for Business and ways you can use the NFL schedule to advance your career. 


You’re going to find at least one baseball note in the #ConvoStarters from now through October. The length of the season can be a bit overwhelming if you’re not already a baseball fan. Here’s at video on how to become a fan and make sense of the information coming at you.

Lastly don’t wait until football season to put the NFL schedule to work for you. Here’s 4 Ways to Advance Your Career Using the NFL Schedule.

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Posted on: April 10th, 2017 by Jen Mueller

Welcome to a new week – and a fresh set of sports conversation starters!

I know you’ve got a lot on your plate this week. I don’t want to add to your already crowded to-do list, but I do want to encourage you to engage in or initiate 2-3 sports conversations this week.

You don’t have to go out of your way to have extra conversations. Sports talk can be used to break the ice before meetings, initiate a conversation with the client you were going to call anyway or even bring up a topic that your group was planning to tackle this week.

Put sports talk to work for you and use these topics this week:

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Posted on: April 3rd, 2017 by Jen Mueller

Bonjour! Ciao! Buen dia! Or in other words – good morning!

I’ve heard lots of different greetings while on vacation the last couple weeks, but I’m thrilled to be back in the States and starting another season on the Seattle Mariners television broadcast.

This time of year prompts lots of conversations about baseball, but that’s certainly not the only sports topic making news. Take a look at these headlines and use them in small talk this week.

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