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Christopher Flynn: Inside the CORE of the Oakland A’s – Work in Sports Podcast e125

Most professional sports teams have sales academies where they train their entry level sales staff. The Oakland A's have gone way beyond the traditional sales training, creating a Sports Business Development Academy they call The CORE.Christopher Flynn, sales manager for the CORE, joins the podcast to share more about this unique program  Hi everybody, I’m Brian Clapp Director … [Read More...]

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Should I Focus on Just One Sport for My Career? Work in Sports Podcast e124

Does it make sense to focus on one sport and become an "expert" or to branch out and work in any sport? That is today's question that we're tackling on the Work in … [Read More...]

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Dr. Cara Wright: Running the Business Operation of a Sports Team – Work in Sports Podcast e123

Dr. Cara Wright, the Director of Business Operations for the LA Clippers G-League team, joins the show and discusses everything from buying a bus, to the changing … [Read More...]

Industry Insight

Time Management for the Sports Industry – Work in Sports Podcast e122

We all struggle with managing our to do list and prioritizing our day. In this episode Brian shares some tips to make life more efficient! Isn't that the goal?!Hi everybody I’m Brian Clapp, Director of Content for WorkinSports.com and this is the Work in … [Read More...]

Jennifer Keene: Strategic Marketing for Professional Athletes – Work in Sports Podcast e121

Ever wonder what it would be like to create the marketing plans for professional athletes and help develop connections to build their brand? Wonder no more, Jennifer Keene Octagon, VP of Athlete and Property Marketing joins the show. Questions for … [Read More...]

The Reality of “Embracing the Grind” and Standing Out in a Big Crowd – Work in Sports Podcast Episode 120

Many people in the sports industry will tell you that you must embrace the grind (code word: work long hours and always be available) but is that real? Also we dig into a fan question on standing out in a guest relations role with a pro team. Show notes coming … [Read More...]

Getting Hired in Professional Sports – Work in Sports Podcast e119

Philadelphia Eagles Talent Acquisition manager Colleen Scoles joined the podcast just over a year ago, but her advice on getting a job in professional sports needs to be heard. We're updating and rebroadcasting this episode because it was that good. Hi … [Read More...]

Top Advice from our Sports Career Accelerator Event in Atlanta – Work in Sports Podcast e118

Our Atlanta Sports Career Accelerator is in the history books - in this episode of the Work in Sports podcast I'm sharing the top advice from our incredible speakers. Show notes coming soon! … [Read More...]