Good Leaders Make Mistakes. Here’s Why You Should Embrace Them.

Good Leaders Make Mistakes. Here’s Why You Should Embrace Them.

It’s not easy to admit weakness or own up to making mistakes, especially if you’re a leader. People think that being a leader means being infallible and mistakes are a mark of recklessness or weakness. When this notion gets combined with egos, the fear of making...
Communication is Key: Say What You Mean Without Words

Communication is Key: Say What You Mean Without Words

Good communication skills are important to everyone and in every context, which is why brushing up on how you talk to others is such a common piece of relationship advice. As a game official, you have relationships to manage as well, so learning to speak the language...
“Leading Up” in Sports Officiating

“Leading Up” in Sports Officiating

Teamwork is essential for anyone involved in sports, whether you’re an athlete on the field or the officiating crew on the sidelines. Everyone that’s out there knows what to do and what their responsibilities are, but what can we do for our crews to make sure that the...
Mid-May Roundup: Current Topics Affecting Game Officials and Athletes

Mid-May Roundup: Current Topics Affecting Game Officials and Athletes

May will wrap up before you know it, but in the meantime, here are some of the stories that the ArbiterSports team thought you would love. Click on any headline to learn more. Forbes Most Valuable Teams: Yankees Top MLB, Second American Sports Franchise Major League...