By Mark Tudi | I have attended a number of trade shows and career fairs across the country where I have met hundreds of people who desired employment in the sports industry. I appreciated their enthusiasm and desire. All of them told me that either they were going to call or send their resume to … Read more

NETWORKING IS THE KEY

June 22nd, 2011

By Mark Tudi | No matter where you are in your career you will always need to be good at networking. That means being skilled at informational interviewing. Knowing the right people is important, but how they know you and what you know about them are even more important. If you don’t know exactly what … Read more

INFORMATIONAL INTERVIEWS

June 15th, 2011

By Mark Tudi | I know I could get a job if I only had a network in the industry. They always say it is not who you know but who knows you. Sound familiar? A conversation you might have had this past weekend in fact. Well, might I suggest that you dedicate yourself to … Read more

FINE TUNING

June 7th, 2011

Sometimes all your sports job search needs is a little fine tuning. Most should have the motivation and the resources. Everyone, on the other hand, should have a defined set of goals. These goals will act as, not only a game plan, but also as a way of measuring the success of your search. But … Read more

By Mark Tudi | We thought you might be interested to know that there are many ways for you to stay connected. You can stay abreast of our Current Searches and receive valuable Career Advice by following us on Facebook and Twitter. Plus, if you become one of our first 1000 followers on Facebook or … Read more

OPPORTUNITIES IN NEW MEDIA

March 28th, 2011

By Mark Tudi | One key to establishing a successful career in sports is to stay ahead of the curve by identifying future trends.  One such trend is the use of new media in sports. New media tends to include several different elements, including mobile content, interactive marketing, and streaming media.  As we continue to … Read more

MAKING SOLID CONNECTIONS

February 28th, 2011

By Mark Tudi | I have been to more networking events than I can count, during which I have made thousands of connections with influential decision makers. These experiences have taught me an array of lessons on how to make a good first impression, make solid connections, and extend my personal sphere of influence. Before … Read more

THE IMPORTANCE OF A MENTOR

February 7th, 2011

By Mark Tudi | One of the main keys to beginning or managing a Career in Sports is to have a solid mentor who can help you find your way through the maze that is the Sports Industry. Throughout my own career I have both benefited from the guidance of mentors and had the rewarding … Read more

BUILDING A SOLID NETWORK

January 23rd, 2011

By Mark Tudi | Your network is the key to finding opportunities in the Sports Industry that would otherwise go unnoticed.  So many jobs are filled by someone the hiring manager knows or was introduced to through an existing associate.  In order to be a major player in the sports industry, you need to start making … Read more