Sports: Building Winning Teams
We look at how people in sports use information to build winning teams. View this Information Matters program now.
Lorenzo Romar, head coach of the University of Washington men's basketball program talks about building a successful team. Mike Eisenberg, dean emeritus of the University of Washington Information School discusses how information professionals collect and manage the information that is essential to building successful teams at the college or professional level.
Finding, Managing and Using Quality Medical Information
We look at how people find, mange and use medical information. View this Information Matters program now.
Laura Schildkraut talks with Andrew Schorr, founder of Health Talk, host and founder of Patient Power and a leading patient information advocate.
Information professionals can play a vital role in helping people make decisions about their healthcare options. Wanda Pratt, Associate Professor at the University of Washington Information School and School of Medicine discusses how people find, manage and use medical information.
Building Winning NFL Teams
How do NFL executives use information to build successful teams?
The NFL Scouting Combine is one of the best sources of information about prospective players. Coaching staffs, medical personnel and top executives from all 32 NFL teams evaluate over three hundred of very best college football players eligible for the NFL draft during the annual event.
Tim Ruskell, General Manager and President of Football Operations for the Seattle Seahawks talks about the Scouting Combine and building a winning team. Mike Eisenberg, dean emeritus of the University of Washington Information School discusses how successful NFL teams collect, analyze and use information.
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