Welcome McCormack Majors!

We’re so glad you’re here. Visit this page for regular updates about career opportunities in sport, including relevant blog posts, job and internship postings, events, club activities, and more. Click on the Identity Resources tab above for additional opportunities that might be right for you. You are also encouraged to click here to set up your user profile for personalized updates!

Mark H. McCormack Department of Sport Management

McCormack majors – are you ready for the 2022-2023 recruiting season? This page is designed to provide you access to the career trends, industry insights, and guidance you need to pursue your desired path in sport.

 

Sport Management Newsletter – January 30 2023

IConnect/General Resources
Activate your IConnect profile HERE!
Career coaching and resume review: Chase Career Center. They also have Career Peers that are trained to help to expand their office hours.
For in-depth cover letter or graduate school essay review:

By Emily Must
Emily Must Internship Director: Great for Help with Sport Industry Exploration and Earning Credits for Your Internship
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Sport Management Newsletter – January 23 2023

IConnect/General Resources
Activate your IConnect profile HERE!
Career coaching and resume review: Chase Career Center. They also have Career Peers that are trained to help to expand their office hours.
For in-depth cover letter or graduate school essay review:

By Emily Must
Emily Must Internship Director: Great for Help with Sport Industry Exploration and Earning Credits for Your Internship
Read more »

Sport Management Newsletter – January 16 2023

IConnect/General Resources
Activate your IConnect profile HERE!
Career coaching and resume review: Chase Career Center. They also have Career Peers that are trained to help to expand their office hours.
For in-depth cover letter or graduate school essay review:

By Emily Must
Emily Must Internship Director: Great for Help with Sport Industry Exploration and Earning Credits for Your Internship
Read more »

Sport Management Newsletter – January 9 2023

IConnect/General Resources
Activate your IConnect profile HERE!
Career coaching and resume review: Chase Career Center. They also have Career Peers that are trained to help to expand their office hours.
For in-depth cover letter or graduate school essay review:

By Emily Must
Emily Must Internship Director: Great for Help with Sport Industry Exploration and Earning Credits for Your Internship
Read more »

Sport Management Newsletter – January 2 2023

IConnect/General Resources
Activate your IConnect profile HERE!
Career coaching and resume review: Chase Career Center. They also have Career Peers that are trained to help to expand their office hours.
For in-depth cover letter or graduate school essay review:

By Emily Must
Emily Must Internship Director: Great for Help with Sport Industry Exploration and Earning Credits for Your Internship
Read more »

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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.

I’m overwhelmed and don’t know where to start. How do I get an internship?

Here are the first 5 steps you should start with:
Go back and watch Professor Must’s Internship Tips and Tricks …

Internship Credit Information

McCormack Dept. of Sport Management Fall/Spring Internship Credit Registration Form HERE!
Before starting the Internship Credit Form, make sure:
You …

McCormack Dept of Sport Management: Best Resources for Students!

Click HERE for popular sport industry job boards, professional league internship timelines, and a detailed list of top sport agencies!

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 …

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 …

McCormack Dept of Sport Management – Office Hours Fall 2022

Brett Albert

Monday/Wednesday 1-2 pm

And by appointment

Room: ISOM 250C
Email: balbert@isenberg.umass.edu
Extension: 5-5040
Liz Delia

By appointment

Room: …

Guides to Jobs in Your Industry

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Skill-Building with LinkedIn Learning

See below for skill-building courses – visit LinkedIn Learning for more.

Learning the Data Science of Sport Management

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A passion for sports can turn an ordinarily math-averse individual into an amateur statistician, ready to back up their pick…

Digital Marketing Trends

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Research shows 90% of sales have moved to video conferencing, and 50% of sales leaders believe this model will continue.…

Social Media Marketing: Strategy and Optimization (2020)

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View Martin’s LinkedIn Newsletter Learn a three-step recipe for optimizing your social media marketing mix. Get a fresh perspective on…

Time Management Fundamentals (2016)

Dave Crenshaw
Effective time management is an indispensable skill. Best-selling author and business coach Dave Crenshaw lays the theoretical and practical foundations…

Working with Recruiters to Get a Job

Jenny Foss
While most job seekers know that recruiters—or headhunters—exist, many don’t understand what recruiters do or how they can help make…

Creating and Giving Business Presentations

Tatiana Kolovou
What makes a compelling presentation? A presentation that is built on strong research, tailored to your audience’s interests, and designed…

Developing Cross-Cultural Intelligence

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Being able to work across cultures is an increasingly necessary skill for all employees. Communications expert Tatiana Kolovou helps you…

PowerPoint: Designing Better Slides

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Designed for non-designers, this course introduces average business professionals to key design components and requirements for purposeful PowerPoint slide design.…

Inclusive Leadership

Dr. Shirley Davis
Join global workforce management expert Dr. Shirley Davis as she shares how to create and lead an organization that leverages…

Orlando Magic Co-Founder Pat Williams (Thirty Minute Mentors)

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The recipient of the Basketball Hall of Fame Lifetime Achievement Award, Pat Williams spent more than 50 years in the…