Advice & Education

Benefits of Building a Sports Marketing Portfolio by JobsInSports.com

According to the American Marketing Association (AMA), marketing is “the activity, set of institutions, and processes for creating, communicating, delivering, and exchanging offerings that have value for customers, clients, partners, and society at large.” That’s a mouthy way of explaining that successful marketers effectively communicate a product’s value to customers. […]

Grassroots Sports Marketing

Sports marketing strategies have long surpassed billboards, thirty second television commercials and one minute radio spots. New wave marketing techniques are being used everyday to mobilize existing sports fans, draw in a new audience and generate additional organizational revenue. While big market professional and collegiate teams have large merchandising profits […]

Sports Internship for College Credit

While Spring Break is on the mind of most college students, it’s not too early to start thinking about a summer sports internship. Many college programs in fields like sports management or exercise science do require an internship as part of the requirements for graduation. Many organizations are willing (and […]

Assessing Job Offers Holistically

At some point in your career, you’ll face the difficult decision of choosing among multiple job offers. Either you’re graduating college and have more than one entry-level offer to evaluate or you’re entrenched in your career but are considering new employment. Often times, gainfully employed professionals may accept a new […]

A Career of Passion, Part Time

by Niral Patel Featured Blogger Follow your passion and the money will come. Read that lately in a career advice book or blog? It’s a nice catch phrase but certainly not always true. While it’s nice to hear about the guy that loves sports, studied sports management and quickly landed […]

Break into Sports Media

Writing is a great career and most people who write do so about what they are most passionate. If you are a huge sports fan and watch either one or most sporting events religiously then you should think of following a path to finding sports writing jobs. This field is […]