Career Opportunities in the Sports Industry

Career Opportunities in the Sports Industry

Whether you want to be a professional athlete or manage a sports store, the sports industry offers diverse opportunities in a variety of areas. Learn about more than 80 jobs in this thriving industry.

The Comprehensive Guide to Careers in Sports

The Comprehensive Guide to Careers in Sports

Provides information about careers in the sports industry, including educational requirements, salary, and prospects for each profession.

Fundamentals of Sport Management

Fundamentals of Sport Management

Engaging and reader friendly, Fundamentals of Sport Management addresses the foundations of the field for students and professionals. It provides real-world examples and career opportunities in the exciting world of sport management.

Career Ideas for Kids Who Like Sports

Career Ideas for Kids Who Like Sports

Describes such sports-related careers as agent, coach, fitness instructor, and sportscaster and discusses how to determine which career might be suitable and how to prepare for it.

Mastering the Job Search Process in Recreation and Leisure Services

Mastering the Job Search Process in Recreation and Leisure Services

Mastering the Job Search Process in Recreation and Leisure Services is a practical guide for those who want to work in the recreation and leisure services field. This book simplifies the process of securing a job or internship by explaining every step from both an employers and applicants point of view. Based on years of experience in hiring, this text offers honest advice on the best job search practices.

The Comprehensive Guide to Careers in Sports

The Comprehensive Guide to Careers in Sports

As more students enter the growing field of sports management, there is a greater need for information informing them about their career choices. Careers in Sports provides an overview of what students should consider and expect from the varied career options available to them. This book answers the questions students are most likely to have, including what courses they should take, what areas are available to them, what salary can they expect to earn after graduation, and how they can get the job of their dreams. In the highly competitive field of sports management, it is important for individuals to prepare themselves well and to make the right decisions along the way. Although there are no guarantees of success, this book will increase students’ likelihood of finding success in the sports industry. Encouraging research and realistic expectations, this book has been developed by an author with many years of experience as a respected practitioner, teacher and internship coordinator.

Work in the Professional Sports Industry

Work in the Professional Sports Industry

Many professional athletes are famous around the world. But athletes make up just one part of the professional sports industry. Coaches, trainers, and other professionals also help make this a popular and successful industry. Work in the Professional Sports Industry explores different careers in the professional sports industry, including the training and educational requirements as well as the future outlook for each career.

Cool Careers Without College for People who Love Sports

Cool Careers Without College for People who Love Sports

Profiles the characteristics of and qualifications needed for twelve jobs in the sports industry, including scout, equipment manager, and clubhouse attendant.

Science for Exercise and Sport

Science for Exercise and Sport

This handbook is written for undergraduate sport studies and sport and exercise students. It introduces students to the basic scientific principles that will underpin their learning and is aimed primarily at those who have little or no background in science. Craig Williams and David James apply key scientific concepts to real situations to better understand the principles at work. Clearly divided into three sections, the text covers: * the three physical states of gas, liquid and solid * explanations of forces, energy and electricity - including pressure, torque and joint velocity * data analysis, ICT and report writing - important areas for the scientist. Science for Exercise and Sport provides the student with all the basic scientific background information they need and demonstrates how the theory can be used to map and monitor the human body in the sport and exercise discipline.