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WorkinSports.com Director of Content Brian Clapp hosts The Work in Sports Podcast, featuring interviews with sports industry experts and sports career advice you can't find anywhere else. Experts from the NBA, NFL, MLB, NCAA, NHL, MLS, sports marketing, sports sales, coaching, scouting, team operations, event management, sports apparel and sports media join Brian each week to explain their roles and share a behind-the-scenes look at their day-to-day in the sports world. If you want to know more about jobs in sports this is the place to learn!

WorkinSports.com Director of Content Brian Clapp hosts The Work in Sports Podcast, featuring interviews with sports industry experts and sports career advice you can't find anywhere else. Experts from the NBA, NFL, MLB, NCAA, NHL, MLS, sports marketing, sports sales, coaching, scouting, team operations, event management, sports apparel and sports media join Brian each week to explain their roles and share a behind-the-scenes look at their day-to-day in the sports world. If you want to know more about jobs in sports this is the place to learn!
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WorkinSports.com Director of Content Brian Clapp hosts The Work in Sports Podcast, featuring interviews with sports industry experts and sports career advice you can't find anywhere else. Experts from the NBA, NFL, MLB, NCAA, NHL, MLS, sports marketing, sports sales, coaching, scouting, team operations, event management, sports apparel and sports media join Brian each week to explain their roles and share a behind-the-scenes look at their day-to-day in the sports world. If you want to know more about jobs in sports this is the place to learn!

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480-905-7221


Episodes

Should You Include an Objective Statement on your Resume? Work In Sports Podcast

9/16/2019
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Hey everybody, I’m Brian Clapp, VP of Content and Engaged Learning at WorkInSports.com and this is the Work In Sports podcast…Hope everyone had a nice weekend -- We’re going to do a two-parter today. Two questions I really like, but neither should take me super long to explain… so let’s turn two!First one comes via our Private Facebook group.Katrina Hunt from the Work in Sports podcast group - (reminder on podcast group):Looking for some resume advice and I have looked through previous posts...

Duration:00:15:42

Kara Walker: Boston Celtics, VP of Content Strategy and Marketing – Work In Sports Podcast

9/11/2019
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Building out a content strategy for a pro sports team...sign me up! Learn more about careers inside an iconic sports brand from Kara Walker, Boston Celtics VP of Content Strategy and Marketing.Hey everybody I’m Brian Clapp, VP of Content and Engaged Learning for WorkInSports.com and this is the Work In Sports podcast.In 2007 today’s guest, Kara Walker, graduated from Ithaca College. The Massachusetts native began her career in Ticket Operations with the Boston Celtics. Today she is the VP of...

Duration:00:44:47

Discovering Your Fit in the Sports Industry – Work in Sports Podcast

9/9/2019
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This is the struggle! "I love sports, what should I do for my career?" Well, good news, we have a plan to help you with that. Hey It’s Brian --Want to know a growing field in sports -- mental health. The sports industry increasingly utilizes mental health professionals to help athletes achieve their maximum potential.Are you ready to Take the Lead and help the athletes you work with become the best they can be? If so, an advanced degree in sport and performance psychology from University of...

Duration:00:15:47

Dr. Joey Gawrysiak: An Education in the Business of eSports – Work In Sports Podcast

9/4/2019
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Shenandoah University's Dr. Joey Gawrysiak joins the Work In Sports podcast to discuss the first-of-its-kind, newly launched, multi-track eSports major and minors! Hi everybody, I’m Brian Clapp, VP of Content and Engaged leanring for WorkInSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast…We’re going to go into the wayback machine for a bit, but I’ll make it quick and it’ll have a point.Back in 1997 I was in my first year at CNN/Sports Illustrated and my cousin said to me, you know what we...

Duration:00:43:47

Joe Cuomo, Brooklyn Nets Equipment Manager – Work In Sports podcast

8/28/2019
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Joe Cuomo, Brooklyn Nets Equipment Manager joins the Work In Sports podcast! Hi everybody, I’m Brian Clapp, VP of Content and Engaged Learning at WorkInSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast.There is a theme for today, and it is persistence. I’m not one of those “Rise and Grind” disciples. You see and hear people all the time talking about the grind, gotta love the grind, gotta throw yourself in, gottas give it your all...etcetera, etcetera, etcetera. I read people on twitter and...

Duration:00:43:02

Choosing the Right Sports Job – Work in Sports Podcast

8/26/2019
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Hey it’s Brian - got a great question we’re diving into on this here podcast, but first -- You are all here because you want to grow and develop in your sports career, why else would you be listening… it’s not my sultry voice or sense of humor. No, you are here to get ahead, and if you are truly serious about this, and you want to jump way ahead in your sports career - check out our Work in Sports academy courses. So far I’ve created four courses -- Gaining the right experienceNetworking and...

Duration:00:21:41

Rashida Gayle, Director of Talent Marketing, GSE Worldwide – Work In Sports Podcast

8/21/2019
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Hi everybody, I’m Brian Clapp VP of Content and Engaged learning at WorkInSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast.Back in the early 2000s, which seems like yesterday, but in our fast-moving world was actually, like, 100 years ago, I was the executive producer for a TV show featuring NFL MVP Shaun Alexander. Shaun is an incredible dude, and I loved working with him, but that’s not why I brought this up. I bring this up just to show how much things have changed in the last 15...

Duration:00:43:49

Impressing Your Way to an Entry Level Sports Job – Work In Sports Podcast

8/19/2019
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Learn how to present yourself in a favorable light to your internship coordinator and how it may help you land that entry level sports job you dream of. Hey everybody, I’m Brian Clapp, VP of Content and Engaged Learning at WorkinSports.com and this is the work in sports podcast.If I sound a little extra peppy today there are a few reasons for it:Reason #1: A friend asked me if I’ve been feeling down lately because my tone on the podcast has been very serious. Well, no, I feel great, but...

Duration:00:17:43

James Kimball, UFC Performance Institute VP of Operations – Work In Sports Podcast

8/14/2019
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James Kimball, VP of Operations for the UFC Performance Institute joins the Work In Sports podcast to discuss getting hired at UFC, being part of the development team behind UFC's 30,000 square foot Performance Institute and what it's like to have a leader like UFC President Dana White.Hi everybody, I’m Brian Clapp VP of Content and Engaged Learning at WorkinSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast…Every time I see a list from Forbes or some other magazine, touting the most valuable...

Duration:00:51:33

Samantha Wood: Philadelphia Eagles Director of Digital and Social Media – Work in Sports Podcast

8/7/2019
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Samantha Wood Philadelphia Eagles Director of Digital and Social Media joins host Brian Clapp on the Work in Sports Podcast.Hi everybody, I’m Brian Clapp VP of Content and Engaged Learning at WorkinSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast…Everyone wants to work in sports social media. Ok, that’s hyperbolic, it isn’t everyone, but it seems pretty darn close. No one, or at least very few people, remark that they want to work in sports sales, despite it having a really high career...

Duration:00:44:16

Jump Starting Your Job Search – Work in Sports Podcast

8/5/2019
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Hey everybody, I’m Brian Clapp VP of Content and Engaged Learning at WorkinSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast…Before we get into today’s topic, I’m still a little stunned about something that happened this weekend. Longtime NFL reporter Don Banks died in his sleep at just 56 years old and the world is a worse place because of it. I didn’t know Don well, but I knew him a little. During my tenure at CNN/Sports Illustrated we would often reach out to the various Sports...

Duration:00:22:32

Sports Agent Nicole Lynn, Young Money APAA – Work in Sports Podcast

7/31/2019
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Hey everybody, I’m Brian Clapp Vice President of Content and Engaged Learning at WorkinSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast…I was cruising on twitter a few weeks ago and saw an update on the ongoing contract negotiations between the New York Jets and 1stround draft pick Quinnen Williams. Something from Schefter I’m sure, remarking how the holdup was due to offset language in the contract or some other technical detail.And in response to this little factual nugget...a responder...

Duration:00:37:14

Finding Your Most Confident Self – Work in Sports Podcast

7/29/2019
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Hey, everybody, I’m Brian Clapp, VP of Content and Engaged Learning at Work in Sports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast…I had a moment last week that really helped refocus me. As you all know I am highly transparent, and I think I am pretty self-aware. I can tell when I’m not feeling as inspired, or a question the impact I am making or wondering if I’m hitting the mark with all of you.Yes, I am a worrier, and I don’t think for a second that I have it all figured out. I am flawed and...

Duration:00:15:54

Don Jackson, Sports Attorney “The Sports Group” – Work in Sports Podcast

7/24/2019
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Sports Attorney Don Jackson helps break down some of the major ongoing legal issues in sports and adds perspective for anyone who wants to pursue a career in sports law. Hi everybody, I’m Brian Clapp, VP of Content and Engaged Learning for WorkinSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast... The summer months can provide quite a lull in the sports calendar - now before all you seamheads get on me, I know baseball is alive and kicking, but it’s a long season and these middle months can...

Duration:00:37:41

David Plati: Hall of Fame Sports Information Director, University of Colorado – Work in Sports Podcast

7/17/2019
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Hey it’s Brian -- coming up today on the Work in Sports podcast, David Plati University of Colorado Associate Athletic Director and Sports Information Director - we’re talking all about the business behind the scenes in college athletics and how he identifies traits in people that lead to sports career success.But first, talking about success -- we want you to be successful in your sports career, and one way we help you become successful is through our new online courses, the Work in Sports...

Duration:00:37:58

Networking on Twitter – is it possible? Work in Sports Podcast

7/15/2019
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Hey everybody, I’m Brian Clapp, Vice-President of Content and Engaged learning for WorkinSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast…Before we get into today’s question - which I love -- but I’m a simple man, and love mostly all questions I get.Quick pitch for Wednesday’s episode -- coming up later this week is David Plati, Associate Athletic Director and Sports Information Director at the University of Colorado. That right there is an impressive title and a good reason to listen if...

Duration:00:18:49

Steve Delsohn: Investigating Sports Careers in PR and Journalism – Work in Sports podcast

7/10/2019
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Steve Delsohn, Founder and President of Delsohn Strategies Public Relations firm and former Investigative Reporter for ESPN's Outside the Lines joins us on the Work in Sports Podcast!Hey It’s Brian --- today on the WorkinSports podcast Steve Delsohn former investigative reporter for ESPN’s Outside the Lines and current owner operator of a sports PR firm representing clients all across the sports landscape… but before Steve, let’s talk about the Work in Sports Academy.Everyone listening to...

Duration:00:45:07

Going from Internship to Full-Time Role – Work in Sports Podcast

7/8/2019
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Going from internship to full-time role, that's the goal! We explain some techniques and strategies to get you there in this weeks episode of the Work In Sports podcast.Hi It’s Brian - before we get into todays’ episode - I want you all to check out our new Work in Sports Academy courses - you all reach out to me daily with questions about your sports career - and I love it, but it also showed me there is a huge demand for sports career advice. You all want to know about subjects like...

Duration:00:22:25

Vince Gennaro: NYU Tisch Institute for Global Sport – Work in Sports Podcast

7/1/2019
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Vince Gennaro, Associate Dean of the NYU Tisch Institute for Global Sport, dishes on baseball, analytics, cool ranch Doritos and the new Masters in Global Sport at NYU on this edition of the Work in Sports podcast!Hi everybody, I’m Brian Clapp, Vice President of Content and Engaged learning at WorkinSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast…A few months back I interviewed Lewie Pollis, Philadelphia Phillies Lead Quantitative Analyst for Amateur Scouting… and something he shared...

Duration:00:40:09

Mark Coscarello: Talent Acquisition Manager at the USGA – Work in Sports Podcast

6/26/2019
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Mark Coscarello, Talent Acquisition Manager for the USGA joins the Work in Sports podcast to discuss how he finds the best talent for the job.Hi everybody, I’m Brian Clapp Vice President of Content and Engaged Learning for WorkinSports.com and this is the Work in Sports podcast…There is nothing quote like Sundays in the summer with golf on the TV. I’ll admit I don’t have the time to sit down and watch 4 hours of a tournament every weekend, or for that matter to get out and play, but there is...

Duration:00:32:27