Job Interview Tips for Sports Careers: Three Things You Should Expect

You’ve nailed your resume. Mastered the techniques of job searching. Studied and prepared for the most likely interview questions. And now you wait. You wait for the phone to ring and the voice on the other side to be more than just pleasant, you want it to invite you in. You long for someone to […]

The Worst Interview Technique Ever – And Why It Could Happen To You

Editor’s Note: While helping a job seeker with some advice I was dumbfounded to discover an interview technique they had just endured that I personally find disheartening and if it starts a trend, discouraging. I asked them to write us up a blow-by-blow account of the experience, which they agreed to, under one condition, that […]

How to ask Questions That Will Always Inspire Thoughtful Answers

I ran an experiment the other day where I decided to count how many questions I asked during a single day. It didn’t matter to whom, or how important they were, I just wanted a rough estimate of how many questions we ask as normal operating people in society. My number: 38 The questions I […]

The Art of the Informational Interview

Imagine for a moment that your interests lie in sports marketing. Since day one of your undergraduate career, you have been set on working within that niche of the sports world. Maybe with a team or even a big brand. Gatorade would be nice, right? The problem is, at 19-years-old, you have no earthly idea […]

Job Interviewing Tips: Dealing with Nerves and Anxiety

I’ve written a great deal on preparing for sports job interviews, but I’ve never discussed how to handle the anxiety or nerves leading up to an interview. This short video will provide three tips that anyone can use to help calm their nerves before their next sports job interview! introverts dilemna Video Transcript for “Job […]

Video: Preparing for a New Style of Job Interview

Tips for Interviewing on Skype Video Transcript for “Five tips to Prepare you for a Skype Interview” Brian Clapp, Director of Content, WorkinSports.com: More and more sports businesses are conducting job interviews on Skype. It makes a lot of sense if you think about it. You see, most sports businesses recruit nationally and internationally to […]

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