The Power of Networking: A Real World Example with Zachary Gross

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 and this is the Work in Sports podcast –

As I mentioned a few weeks back, I want to tell the stories of some of the up and comers in the sports industry in addition to all of the established experts we have on the show. This week I talk with Zachary Gross, an aspiring sports agent who has networked his way into some major contacts in the sports agency world, including Jack Mills the agent for Baker Mayfield – heard of that guy?sports jobs podcast

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Listen in to hear how Zachary Gross changed his career trajectory by seizing the opportunity to network

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The Power of Networking: A Real World Example with Zachary Gross - Work in Sports Podcast e078
Aspiring sports agent Zachary Gross shares his recent story of how networking led him to a dream internship and talking shop with a Super Bowl champ
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About Brian Clapp

Brian Clapp has worked in the sports media for over 14 years as a writer, editor, producer & news director. After beginning his career in Atlanta at CNN/Sports Illustrated, he switched coasts to Seattle to work at Fox Sports Northwest. In 2010, Brian began pursuing a new found passion on the digital media side, launching a successful website and then taking on the role of Director of Content for &

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  1. Wow, so inspiring!!! I’m super impressed with how hard Zach I should hustling and his passion and determination are on point!