How to Gain the Respect of Your Bosses, Professors and Co-Workers – Work in Sports Podcast e087

What type of person are you? The kind who solves problems, or who blames others?  Hi everybody, I’m Brian Clapp Director of Content for WorkinSports.com and this is the WorkInSports podcast Just a quick update before we get into today’s topic on being the type of employee that your bosses respect, your professors admire and […]

What is that Sports Job? Field Producer – Work in Sports podcast e084

A fan of the show asks: “Who is that guy working with Lisa Salters on her ESPN live shot?” We explain what a field producer is, their role, responsibilities and the way to become one, on this podcast episode.    Hi everybody, I’m Brian Clapp Director of Content for WorkinSports.com and this is the workinsports […]

Don’t Know Anyone? Here’s How to Start Building Your Network – Work in Sports Podcast e081

No matter what industry you are in, you can build a network of great contacts if you put in the work. Here is the work you need to do. Hi everybody I’m Brian Clapp Director of Content for WorkinSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast — As many of you know I was […]

Negotiating Salary as an Entry Level Employee – Work in Sports e078

The dreaded salary negotiation question is here. We dive into how you should approach your salary negotiation even as an entry level candidate. Listen in! Hi everybody I’m Brian Clapp Director of Content for WorkinSports.com and this is the work in sports podcast. We’re closing out the month of April and I think April is […]

The Power of Networking: A Real World Example with Zachary Gross – Work in Sports Podcast e078

Aspiring sports agent Zachary Gross recently had two opportunities to meet important industry people. He didn’t let the opportunity pass him by, and it’s made a huge difference in his career arc. Hi everybody I’m Brian Clapp Director of Content for Workinsports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast – As I mentioned a […]

Do I Really Need to Relocate for a Sports Career? Work in Sports Podcast e076

Two big sports career questions today – do you really have to relocate for sports careers and is it OK to network with people you’ve interviewed with but who didn’t offer you a job? Hi everybody, I’m Brian Clapp Director of Content for WorkinSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast… Happy Monday everyone […]

Advice from an MLB Director of HR: Job Searching Mistakes You Can’t Afford to Make – Work in Sports Podcast e074

A Major League Baseball human resources director shares the most common mistakes people make when applying for jobs with her team. Make sure these aren’t in your repeat offender file! Hi everybody I’m Brian Clapp Director of Content for WorkinSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast… I’ve been doing some crazy outreach lately […]

Working The Masters as a College Student – Work in Sports podcast e073

College student Jake Kernen just spent a week working at The Masters — hear about how he got the job, the networking opportunities and the overall value of the experience on this podcast episode Hi everybody I’m Brian Clapp Director of Content for WorkinSports.com and this is the work in sports podcast… Normally on Mondays […]

Convincing Your Parents You Are Serious About a Sports Career – Work in Sports e071

Many parents don’t take your idea of a sports career seriously – how do you convince them you mean business, and the sports industry is the place to be? We have a strategy for that. Hi everybody, I’m Brian Clapp Director of Content for WorkinSports.com and this is the WorkinSports podcast… Let’s get to the […]

Making the Right First Impression on a Job Interview – Work in Sports Podcast e070

Seven seconds – that’s how long it takes for someone to determine how they fit with you. On a job interview, that’s your magic window where they decide no or potential yes. How do you nail that moment? Pretty easy actually. Hi everybody – I’m Brian Clapp Director of Content for WorkinSports.com and this is […]

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