How to Find a Mentor (and why it is so important)

The most important step of your sports career may not be where you go to school, or where you get your first job – it could very well be finding a mentor that can help guide and support you throughout your journey. Find out more in the short video about how to find a mentor, […]

The Skill You Need to Improve for Your Sports Career

Sometimes you need a little tough love to push you through your career, with that in mind I think this may be just what you need: WIS writing skills Video Transcript for “The Skill You Need to Improve for Your Sports Career” Brian Clapp, Director of Content WorkinSports.com: I had a mentor earlier in my career […]

The Current State of Job Searching and How it Affects You

The expectations of the workforce have changed. According to a recent study the number one reason people are attracted to a new job is “Good Pay”, which explains why the majority of workers are always on the hunt for something better. We explain more about the current state of job searching in this short, informative, […]

The Secret to Getting Your Dream Sports Job

What strategy should you use to get your dream sports job? We have a few ideas on that concept, and we explore it in this short video: WIS internal candidates Video Transcript for “The Secret to Getting Your Dream Sports Job” Brian Clapp, WorkinSports.com Director of Content: I’ve spent the majority of my career as […]

Thinking Big Picture in a Job Interview

It’s so easy to get mired in the depths of a job description, focused on the intricate details of the day-to-day expectations. But, during a job interview, employers want you to show you can think bigger about their business. Here’s how: WIS understanding the big picture Video Transcript for “Thinking Big Picture in a Job […]

How to use Your Cover Letter to Tell the Right Story

The fact that employers in the sports industry expect you to have a versatile and diverse skill set comes as no surprise – but how do you show them you have what it takes? We have an idea you need to incorporate into your next cover letter: WIS demonstrate versatility Video Transcript for “How to […]

The Most Important Part of Your Job Interview

A recent study regarding job interview techniques adds fresh perspective on how you should prepare for your big day. WorkinSports.com Director of Content Brian Clapp explains: WIS 4th interview Video Transcript for “The Most Important Part of Your Job interview” Brian Clapp, WorkinSports.com Director of Content: Transcript coming soon!

The Secret to Advancing in Your Sports Career

On the WorkinSports blog we spend a great deal of time discussing how to land your first job in the sports industry, but in this video we’re going one step deeper to discuss what you should do after you land your first job! WIS Secret to Advancing in Sports Careers Video Transcript for “The Secret […]

How Applicant Tracking Systems Have Improved and Why That Is a Good Thing

Applicant Tracking Systems are the bane of many existences, filtering out viable candidates based on keywords rather than expertise – but they are getting better and that is a very good thing: How applicant tracking systems have improved Video Transcript for “How Applicant Tracking Systems Have Improved and Why That is a Good Thing” Brian […]

Why You Should Forget About Your Dream Sports Job (for now)

You probably aren’t going to love this career advice – but even if it may seem painful, it will definitely be helpful: WIS dream job Video Transcript for “Why You Should Forget About Your Dream Sports Job (For Now)” Brian Clapp, WorkinSports.com Director of Content: Let’s imagine for a second that you have just graduated […]

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