Analysing the Director of Analytics

In his fourth column of a series for Training Ground Guru, David Slemen explains why for any club with ambition to learn something new, the Director of Analytics is a “non-negotiable” role.

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Feeling Inspiring by Peers

“In our world ‘multi and interdisciplinary teams’ are mentioned many times a day, and yet it’s amazing how siloed people can feel without peers in the same role to share their thoughts and challenges with. Which is why it is so important that bodies like The Football Association bring together those in similar roles…”, by David Slemen.

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Recruiting 8 Year Olds?

“As a panelist for The Football Association’s Level 4 in Talent Management, Strategy and Leadership final assessments, I have spent two days with Rick Parry, Alun Powell, Matt Richardson and Phil Church discussing a very different type of recruitment…”, by Anna Edwards.

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