How to Get a Dream Career in Sports

Career Alley

Discover Career Opportunities Careers in Sportsvery few people actually go on to become professional athletes. This piece of research from the NCAA shows that 9.8% of baseball players move from the NCAA to major pro level, while in football the number is only 1.6%.

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How to Start Your Career in Sports Management

Career Alley

There are plenty of jobs in the sports industry, even if you aren’t cut out to be a professional athlete. But how can you start your career in sports management? Find your Dream Job Sports Management

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A Career In Sports For Non Athletes

Career Alley

If you love sports but you’ve never fancied yourself the next David Beckham or Usain Bolt, that doesn’t mean you can’t live your life working with what you are passionate about. Career Opportunities Sports Jobs

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Breaking Into Sports: Tips From Old Pros

Career Alley

A career in sports is what dreams are made of for a lot of people. Unfortunately, the sports industry is […]. Career Opportunities Careers in Sports SportsThe thought of playing, or coaching, or just being in the environment always warms the blood. But, the red stuff cools down again when you realise how hard it is to break down the barrier.

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SIGN IN Breaking Into Sports: Tips From Old Pros

Career Alley

A career in sports is what dreams are made of for a lot of people. Unfortunately, the sports industry is […]. Career Opportunities Careers in Sports SportsThe thought of playing, or coaching, or just being in the environment always warms the blood. But, the red stuff cools down again when you realise how hard it is to break down the barrier.

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EVP, Sports Fans and Technology

The Undercover Recruiter

Draftkings, is probably best-known for its fantasy sports contests – football or soccer if you’re in the UK, basketball and even tennis are just some of the sports they offer fantasy leagues in.

Keeping Up With The Sports Fan in Your Life

Ms. Career Girl

The post Keeping Up With The Sports Fan in Your Life appeared first on Ms. The following is a guest post by Jane Wu Brower, sports enthusiast and the Founder and CEO of Goalposte. It sounds like you’re suffering from the life of a non-sports-fan! Follow the Sports Headlines.

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CAPITALIST PODCAST: The Top 5 Recruiters in the Sports World.

The HR Capitalist

Great college & pro sports coaches have more in common than just expensive suits—they've all got the same recruiting chops. So who are the best of the best when it comes to recruiting for sports? During this brand new episode of Talent Sniper Radio (The Kinetix Podcast), I'm joined by Kinetix Recruiting Director David Bach and we take a deep dive into the top 5 recruiters of the sports world (plus some honorable mentions) and why they stand out as the best.

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How to Make Sports Your Life Even If You Can’t Play

Jobacle

For some sports-related careers, you don’t even have to be athletically inclined in the slightest. One of the best sports-related businesses for the non-athletically inclined lover of sports is outfitting the people that are. Become a Consultant for Other Sports Businesses.

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The Best Sports Movies of All Time.

The HR Capitalist

Steve's got a great post up from the 8 man Rotation - Steve, Tim Sackett, Lance Haun, Matthew Stollak and myself - on the best sports movies in the opinion of that committee. Sports movies can only take you so far. . HR Insider Leadership Sports and HR

Who’s Your Hero? Celebrity? Sports Star? How About You?

Ms. Career Girl

Sports Star? And don’t forget about sports. Sports Star? The post Who’s Your Hero? Celebrity? How About You? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. I’ve never been much into hero worship.

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Sports, Integrity, Life

Career Tips Blog

Sports teaches you character, it teaches you to play by the rules, it teaches you to know what it feels like to win and lose —it teaches you about life. Billie Jean King has it right regarding sports teaching about character and life. Sports aren’t the only places to learn to face the fear and respond with integrity, of course. Blog Wellness courage fear fun love sports

Networking is a Team Sport

Workology

I just love the sport; watching a team get it together and make something magical happen, like a double play or a close call at home. “In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is.” ” ~Yogi Berra. Play Ball! I love baseball.

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SPORTS AND HR: The 8 Man Rotation - The 2015 Season (Ebook)

The HR Capitalist

For those of you not down with the whole comparing our corporate talent lives to the world of sports thing. However, if you see sports news, signings, roster decisions and more through your lens of HR, Talent and/or Recruiting, then do we have an eBook for you. It's the next installment of the world-famous free Ebook on Sports and HR - The 8 Man Rotation - The 2015 Season. Innovation Leadership Sports Sports and HR Talent

SPORTS AND HR: The 8 Man Rotation - The 2014 Season (Ebook)

The HR Capitalist

For those of you not down with the whole comparing our corporate talent lives to the world of sports thing. However, if you see sports news, signings, roster decisions and more through your lens of HR, Talent and/or Recruiting, then do we have an eBook for you. It''s the next installment of the world-famous free Ebook on Sports and HR - The 8 Man Rotation - The 2014 Season. Branding in HR Communications Sports and HR Talent Workplace

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Sports Analytics: How Data Analytics Is Changing The Game Strategy?

Imarticus Learning

Recognizing the facts of big data analytics courses , true scope of data analysis, the sports world making use of analytics. As we speak, the world of sports is improving their capabilities using sports analytics. So, What Is Sports Analytics?

Agile Hiring: It’s a Team Sport Slides Posted

Hiring Technical People

So, if you would like to see and hear Agile Hiring: It’s a Team Sport , hop on over to slideshare. I gave the “same” talk twice last week, at Agile Boston. Now, I never memorize my talks, so it’s never the same talk. I record my talks so I can learn from them. I had to select which talk I uploaded to slideshare. Tough decision! I decided to upload the first talk, because I thought the quality of the recording was better.

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Résumé Help - Sports Writer and Photographer

Careers Done Write

The résumé critique today is for an amateur photographer who wants to become a professional photographer and sports writer. She has some challenges on her résumé that will make it difficult for her to get hired.

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Career Options In Sports (No Cleats Required)

Career Realism

Our first exposure to sports is usually to choose up teams and play. From our earliest memories, the purpose of being at a sporting event is to play. Related: 10 Things To Know About A Career In The Sports Industry. 4 Exciting Careers In Sports.

Get Your Head In The Game: 7 #Motivation Tips Inspired By Sports Teams

Undercover Recruiter

Get Your Head In The Game: 7 #Motivation Tips Inspired By Sports Teams. Career Management Career Motivation Sports Sportsmanship teamWhat does it really mean to have a motivated team? Is it about passion? Is it about teamwork? Is it purely about productivity?

Stuff the Capitalist (aka KD) Likes: Sports Movies I Can Relate to HR.

The HR Capitalist

I like sports movies that transcend sports and tell us about life, relationships and influence. . Quoting movies, preferably sports movies. Here's my top three sports movies, pulled from a post my good friend (also white, male and GenX) Steve Boese did over at his blog : He Got Game : Denzel, Spike Lee, a backdrop of hoops and Ray Allen starring as “Jesus Shuttlesworth”. Sports movies can only take you so far. Sports and HR TalentWho am I? Who cares?

SPORTS AND HR: The 8 Man Rotation - The 2013 Season (Ebook)

HR Capitalist

For those of you not down with the whole comparing our corporate talent lives to the world of sports thing. However, if you see sports news, signings, roster decisions and more through your lens of HR, Talent and/or Recruiting, then do we have an eBook for you.

My Job as a Sports Coach

Career Realism

First I teach kids to love the sport, then I take kids who are below average students and require them to better themselves academically to play the sport. Job sports coach image from Bigstock. Career Change coach job sports

CHART OF THE DAY: Ever Wonder How the American Worker Share of Revenue Compares to Pro Sports?

The HR Capitalist

First a little primer on player share of revenues as a % of total revenues in pro sports : In negotiating salary caps, most leagues split mandatory sport-specific revenue roughly 50-50 between owners and players. Just in case you're a comp geek at times like me, here's your answer.

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THE 8-MAN ROTATION e-BOOK: Because Sports and HR Are Hopelessly Connected.

HR Capitalist

You chuckled when you scanned the inaugural season covering the year in sports and HR for 2010. Now you're invited to check out the 3rd edition of the best sports and HR writing from the minds of Steve Boese , Matthew Stollak , Lance Haun , Tim Sackett , and myself. Sports and HR

Entry-level options for a career in sport

Corn on the Job

If you’re a person who lives, breathes and sleeps a sport such as basketball, football or baseball, then you may be considering a career in sports. But there are other ways to get a career started in the sports industry.

Time to Tackle Branding: How a Pro Sports Team Kicks Goals on Social Media

Undercover Recruiter

Time to Tackle Branding: How a Pro Sports Team Kicks Goals on Social Media. How do you create amazing content to engage a global audience that’s full of completely unique individuals, with different interests, ages and locations?

WHITE LIKE ME: White Kids, Sports and Hip Hop.

HR Capitalist

If there''s common thread to the lives of white people, it''s that white kids who play sports at anything approaching a high level will go through a hip-hop phase. White kid then finds a niche in sports and starts building skills.

Which Career (or Sport) Deserves Higher Salaries?

Career Realism

Choosing a Career Path baseball career football job salary sportWe want to know if you feel baseball or football players deserve to earn a higher salary and why. Share your comments on this article. To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at CAREEREALISM.com.

Build Your Personal Brand to Get Ahead in Sports Management

Corn on the Job

In the field of sports management, knowledge, skill, experience and personality are vital to success, and that’s why building your personal brand can help you get ahead as a sports manager. of master’s in sports management requirements for entry-level and more advanced positions.

4 Exciting Careers In Sports

Career Realism

While many of the highest paying careers in sports actually involve competing on the field, there are areas of business that relate to athletics that do not require you to be good at running quickly, hitting hard, or keeping your balance.

What We Can Learn About Life From Athletes

Ms. Career Girl

I’ve never been one of the physically gifted ones who just seem to easily excel in sports. And with a bit of a sigh, resigned myself to the reality that I’ll never be able to perform like the top stars in track, basketball, or any other sport.

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How To Boost Office Teamwork Through Team Sports

Career Realism

One activity that can facilitate this connection is playing team sports such as baseball, volleyball, or soccer. Playing team sports allows managers to get to know employees better and to understand what motivates each of them. How Team Sports Can Boost Office Teamwork.

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New eBook: The 8 Man Rotation (Who Says Sports and HR Don't Mix?)

HR Capitalist

Today marks the release of The 8 Man Rotation , an ebook focused on the intersection of talent management and sports. Put together by Matthew Stollak with contributions from Steve Boese , Lance Haun , Tim Sackett and myself along with forwards from Bill Kutik and Laurie Ruettimann , it’s an excellent resource for anyone looking to get some more of the game into your talent management strategy (or just a good reason to read about sports while on the clock).

Woj vs. Shams: When Young Upstarts Overtake Established Stars.

The HR Capitalist

Innovation Sports and HR TalentYou've seen this talent story before. There's an established star at your company. He/she has been widely recognized as the best, the industry/company standard, the go-to person. Their run of performance has been impressive and it looks like it will never end.

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Pro Baseball's Return to Work: A Plan HR & Youth Baseball Moms Can Love.

The HR Capitalist

Sports and HR Talent Workplace

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10 Things To Know About A Career In The Sports Industry

Career Realism

Having a career in the sports industry can be quite rewarding and exciting – even though you may not be the one swinging a wooden bat. Before venturing into this world, here are ten things to know about a career in the sports industry. Having A Love For Sports Is A Plus.

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Finish This Sentence: If Interviewing Was a Contact Sport _

Resume to Referral

Sometimes, a person needs to have fun while job-searching, if for anything, to keep from going insane. =] Not long ago, I was talking with a client. He mentioned the cliche “if I can only get the interview, I can talk my way to the job offer.&# How we progressed from that statement, onto the

"I LOVE THE WAY YOU BALL". How to Write a Crazy, Sports Influenced Recruiting Note To The Best Candidates.

HR Capitalist

Let's start with a couple of assumptions: 1. Your recruiting marketing consists of job postings and a boring careers site. You don't do any customized outreach to special candidates you'd like to hire in the future. You really aren't into looking different. Blending in feels good to you.

VIDEO: Giving Interns Real Experience Is Really The Most Important Thing.

The HR Capitalist

Communications Performance Management Sports and HR WorkplaceIf you came because of that title looking for a serious post on intern programs, think again. I was in Auburn Saturday night for LSU/Auburn and Auburn has a kicker that kicks it out of the end zone. every.single.time.

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Dating in 2015: Is It Time To Raise The Bar?

Ms. Career Girl

The post Dating in 2015: Is It Time To Raise The Bar? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. I learned how to high to raise the bar by lowering it. I never knew how low I lowered the bar until several years later. In the beginning of my relationship, there was much uncertainty.

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More College Recruiting: Natty Light Knows Their Target Audience Better Than Your Company.

The HR Capitalist

Career Advice Communications Recruiting Sports and HR TalentYesterday, I posted my observations after leading a college recruiting roundtable - which led me to recommend you zig when others are zagging if you're starting to ponder an investment in campus recruiting.

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This Year's Final Four Proves The Value of "Well Placed" over "Top" Talent.

The HR Capitalist

Recruiting Retention Sports and HR TalentIf you're watching/following the NCAA Men's Basketball Tourney this year, your bracket is shot, your team is likely gone and there's only one thing left to do. . What's that thing you ask? .

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