Great Careers in the Sports Industry: A Dream Job as a Sports Agent, 1st Edition

  • Mary-Lane Kamberg
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1538381370
  • ISBN-13: 9781538381373
  • DDC: 796.023
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 128 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released October 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Readers who wish for a career in professional sports, but lack the athletic ability to go pro can consider a role as a sports agent. This extensive overview of this occupation includes dramatic examples of what sports agents do, as well as the personal skills and education required for the job. Readers also get tips on how to begin to prepare through classes and extracurricular activities they can participate in before they graduate from high school. This captivating guide gives readers a look at a potential career on the business side of spectator sports.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: A Day in the Life.
2: Starting Now.
3: Be Prepared.
4: Get a Job.
5: See You in Court.
6: Looking Down the Road.
College and University Sports Agent Programs.
A Dream Job as a Sports Agent at a Glance.
Bureau of Labor Statistics Information.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.