Mike Judge: Cleveland Browns Recruiter and Manager of Inside Sales – Work in Sports Podcast e66

An Inside Look at Recruiting for Sales Jobs in Sports with Mike Judge, Manager of Inside Sales and Recruiter for the Cleveland Browns. Hi everybody I’m Brian Clapp Director of Content for WorkinSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast. I try really hard to avoid the “back when I was first getting started” […]

Qualities Of A Golf Coach: Here’s One Experienced Golfer’s Story On What It Takes To Become A Great Golf Coach

I started picking up the golf club back in 1975  when I was just a 15 year old. Even though the game rules are still mostly the same from back then, a lot has changed – the best example of this is the quality of the golf equipment: the most forgiving club back then can […]

Prepare To Be Judged: Business Lessons from Olympic Figure Skating

Figure skating is the oldest sport in the Olympic Winter Games. Since 1924, the sport has been the centerpiece of the games, often times being the sport most often talked about, either for the champions who emerged, or, at other times, for controversy derived from the way in which athletes were “scored.” Many competitors and coaches […]

Community Relations: The Greater Good in Sports – Work in Sports Podcast e055

Community relations has been referred to as “food for the soul of an organization.” Loretta Kerner Sr. Manager of the San Antonio Spurs Silver and Black Give Back! joins the show to explain. Hi everybody, I’m Brian Clapp Director of Content for WorkinSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast. In the sports world […]

Sports Marketing on a Global Stage – Work in Sports Podcast e053

Marissa Brooks spent 10 years in sales and marketing with the Miami Heat – then she went international. Her story and advice is the focus of this episode of the Work in Sports podcast Hi everybody, I’m Brian Clapp Director of Content for WorkinSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast. In the early […]

Three Inspiring Sports Campaigns for the Marketing Professional

Sports fans, amateur athletes, and pros all have one thing in common — they love the game. Each person may love it for a different reason, but the affinity is there nonetheless. For brands that make their name in sports apparel or athletic fuel, the challenge is to create a message that speaks to all […]

The Life of an Instant Replay Operator – How Did This Happen?

Believe it or not, I got started in this business for several reasons.  I played baseball for fourteen years and was involved in sports from an early age. Baseball was my first love, but I also played football, basketball, and tennis.  I was into all sports. Personality wise, I was a goofball.  That lead me […]

The Sports Professional as Youth Mentor

Athletes and sports professionals sometimes struggle with maintaining positive reputations. High-profile incidents across different leagues and major sporting events can cause a lot of damage to the reputation of athletes in general. People can become disillusioned with the role of athletes in society at large. Such perceptions are a real shame, because athletes have real […]

Feeling Stuck In Your Current Career? Here’s The Push You Need.

It’s dark now when you wake up in the morning and begin the routine. Start coffee, shower, eat, dress. It’s Monday – how are you feeling?  No seriously, answer the question – how are you feeling? You work week is about to start, this isn’t the carefree, do as I please, weekend anymore. No pajamas […]

5 Awesome Golf Tournaments You Can Volunteer At Around The World

Are you an avid golf fan? Are you considering a career in golf behind the ropes and want to experience what goes into running a golf tournament? Volunteering at a professional golf tournament will help you with both of these. Every professional golf tour recruits volunteers to help tournaments year round. Tournament organizers recruit volunteers in […]