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How To Position Yourself as The Best Candidate For a Job in Sports

One of the biggest mistakes students and young professionals make when they’re trying to land a job in sports is that they’re too vague. Or they’ll position themselves in a generic, “I have a passion for sports” kind of way. That’s the exact opposite of what you should do. If that’s you, let me tell…

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How To Get A Job in Sports with Tom Jolly, Former Sports Editor – NY Times

I had the pleasure of interviewing Tom Jolly last week as a part of our ‘How to Get a Job in Sports’ series.  Tom is currently the Associate Managing Editor of the Nightly News at the NY Times.  Previous to this role, Tom was the Sports Editor at the NY Times.  I actually first met…

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Former Real Madrid F.C. Digital Business Manager Shares His Success Story

I had the pleasure of interviewing Oscar Ugaz recently.  For those of you not familiar with Oscar, he is a Digital Business Consultant that has worked with some of the biggest brands in the world including Toyota, SAB Miller and Real Madrid F.C. In his former role as the Digital Business Manager for Real Madrid F.C., he…

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How To Get A Job In Sports with Kevin Cote, Asst. Dir Digital Marketing – Golden State Warriors

This interview is part of our Sports Jobs Interview Series where we talk with successful sports business professionals about their role in sports, how they got there, the role social media has played in their success, what a typical day looks like and advice they would give to sports business students looking to land their dream job…

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LIVE WEBINAR – How To Land Your Dream Job In Sports with Lewis Howes

At the beginning of January, we hosted a LIVE webinar on How To Land Your Dream Job In Sports!  The response we received from the over 600 LIVE attendees was amazing.  Here are some of the comments we received: I just felt like I had a lightbulb moment! – Melissa Best advice I have received…

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The Top 18 Sports Blogs To Help You Land A Job In Sports

To get into the “conversation” in the sports business industry you need to be current, full of information, new ideas, and trends – which will help you add value to the organizations you are seeking to join. The blogs below are all written by experienced professionals in the sports business industry. So, go ahead and become familiar…

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LIVE WEBINAR – How To Land Your Dream Job In Sports Using Social Media

Last week in our newsletter we mentioned that we would be announcing an upcoming webinar.  Well, wait no more….here it is! If your New Years resolution is to get a job in the sports industry in 2012, then make sure to join us for this LIVE webinar where Lewis Howes is going to show you “How…

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How to Get a Job In Sports with CNBC’s Darren Rovell

Here at Sports Networker, we are constantly striving to bring you the best advice from successful sports business professionals on how to get a job in sports. We dug through the archives and found this gem where Lewis Howes interviews Darren Rovell, CNBC’s Sports Business Report and the author of the “Sports Biz Blog” on CNBC.com….

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The Best Route to Getting a Job in Sports

This is a guest post by Dave Fogelson In all likelihood, people aspiring to “work in sports” are over-looking the sporting goods industry, particularly the retail end of the business, as the starting point for a career path. Retail is where people seeking entry-level jobs can find the most opportunities to apply their sports interest…

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Interview with the Player Participation Crew

This week Matt Crevin of Voice of the Box interviews the player participation crew. Each team within the NFL has a crew like this at work to document every play. They determine which players are in each and every play from scrimmage. Learn about this behind the scenes role with a heavy emphasis on sports…

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