Author: Jobs In Sports

Where are the Sports Jobs?

Baseball is America’s past time and the NFL has ratings that can’t be matched. The NBA is filled with superstars making for riveting playoff basketball. And hockey – ignoring the lockout for a moment – has an in-house fan experience that’s hard to match. With astronomical TV contracts, team owned […]

Jobs In Sports Insight: Sports Account Executive

An Account Executive is a senior level position within a sports team’s sales department. It’s an exciting, fast paced job that requires natural communications skills, charisma and salesmanship. Though the position exists in many industries, within the sports realm its responsibilities include group ticket sales and working with clients who advertise with […]

Welcome to the Family Business

Family owned sports organizations, by their nature, have an element of nepotism (i.e. family favoritism). Though its existence is viewed in a negative light, logically it makes sense. Whether your parents own and operate the local hardware store or cash flow a professional football franchise, the desire to keep their […]

Sports Meets Information Technology

Though athletic games are as low tech as activities go, the world that surrounds them is on the opposite end of that technological spectrum. Sports business is catching up with other corporate entities in their uses of technology to run their organization and keep athletes at peak performance. The challenge […]

Sports Video Production Skills in High Demand

Once upon a time, pro sports franchises were dependent on local and national television networks for video presentations of their teams. Stadium technology, even with the advent of “jumbotron” screens simply didn’t require teams to need more than the services offered by the networks. Now that we’re in a web-based […]

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 […]