Great Careers in the Sports Industry: Dream Jobs in Sports Retail, 1st Edition

  • Alison Downs
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1538381478
  • ISBN-13: 9781538381472
  • 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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Turning a passion for sports into an exciting career in sports retail has never been easier with this expansive guide. Whether they want to work one-on-one with customers in a sporting goods store or handle ticket sales, every career seeker will find guidance through this volume's real-world advice, firsthand accounts from others in the business, and a roundup of important next steps. This guide gives readers all the tools they need to begin building the career of their dreams in sports retail.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Overview and Job Opportunities.
2: Getting Prepared.
3: Training, Internships, and Other Opportunities.
4: Sports Memorabilia Retail.
5: Sporting Goods Retail.
6: Season Passes and Ticket Sales.
7: Sports Advertising.
8: Gym Front Desk.
College and University Programs in Sports Retail.
A Career in Sports Retail at a Glance.
Bureau of Labor Statistics Information.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.