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Remote Work Finally Let Me Focus on My Job, Not My Invisible Disability

I’d always wanted to work in an office. Growing up, I envisioned a life for myself that had me running off to sophisticated work events, typing away on a Blackberry (because it was the ’90s and those were the hot …

By Sarah Hartman - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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9 Things International Students Can Do to Stand Out at Career Fairs and Conferences

International students often feel like career fairs are a waste of time and money. The reason for such disappointment is that, historically, the majority of companies participating at these events don’t sponsor international students and therefore aren’t willing to speak …

By Marcelo Barros - Firsthand
Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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Supporting Neurodiverse Candidates’ Job Interview Success

It is estimated that about one in eight people in the world are neurodiverse. While the term encompasses anyone who thinks differently than those in the mainstream, it typically describes individuals with autism and autism spectrum disorders, dyslexia, ADD or …

By Ivy Exec - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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Gender Diversity in the Workplace | How to Welcome Non-Binary Staff

Illustration by Marian Blair

Being inclusive of gender diverse staff in the workplace is a meaningful way to ensure non-binary people feel supported and content in their professional environment. Whether there are non-binary people already on your team or you’re …

By Mateo Sánchez Morales - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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Gender Bias in Interview Questions [INFOGRAPHIC]

Gender bias in interview is nothing new, or particularly shocking–while it’s technically illegal to treat job interviewees differently based on gender, it’s hard for individual job seekers to make any comparisons, since they only ever see their own interview. And …

By Vault Careers - Firsthand
Firsthand
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Professional Development Resources

Take a look at these resources to help you learn about what’s needed to succeed in your industry.

McCormack Sport Management Faculty

DEPARTMENT OF SPORT MANAGEMENT
OFFICE HOURS – SPRING 2022

Name Office Hours Extension ISOM Ben Alamar By appointment
balamar@isenberg.umass.edu Brett Albert …
McCormack Sport Management Alumni Database Instructions

Follow Instructions HERE to create your account and use the Alumni Database.

UMass Amherst Libraries Business Research Guide

Gain access to a wide variety of  business cases, news and trade journals, academic articles and business resources. Contact Business …

Popular Sport Industry Job / Internship Boards
TEAMWORK ONLINE  Biggest job board in sport, start here. National Sports Marketing Network Great for more marketing centric roles, many …
McCormack Department of Sport Management Scholarships & Fellowships
McCormack Department of Sport Management Scholarships George and Sherry Dickerman Family Scholarship (Sport Management) – Deadline: 8/25/2022 Stephen and Sandra Levy …
Getting Started with TeamWork Online
TeamWork Online Profile Set Up Video Overview HERE

Steps to Set Up Your Profile:

Go to teamworkonline.com If you haven’t …

Professional Organizations

Learn about and maybe even join a professional organization in your industry. Professional organizations sponsor conferences, publish articles and magazines, and sometimes
offer networking events relevant to your industry and special interests.

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Office of Career Success
Chase Career Center, Suite N207
Isenberg School of Management
UMass Amherst
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