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 – September 26 2022

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 Brooke Osmanski
Brooke Osmanski McCormack Career Peer
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Sport Management Newsletter – September 19 2022

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 Becca Smith
Becca Smith McCormack Career Peer
Read more »

Sport Management Newsletter -September 12 2022

Last Call – Don’t miss out!
Special Opportunity
Atlanta Hawks Virtual Sales Academy – 8-week virtual crash course where students will get to learn our sales process, cold calling, and how to run meetings with clients. FREE! Learn, network, and grow!

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 – August 29 2022 – IF YOU WANT TO INTERN ANYWHERE WITHIN UMASS OR AMHERST ATHELTICS READ THIS !

Last Call – Don’t miss out!
Special Opportunity
Rising Seniors: Interested in being a part of the planning team led by Dr. McDonald, for the 2023 McCormack Sport Leaders Forum? Apply here by Wednesday September 7 Great resume experience, interact with …

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 – August 22 2022 – IF YOU WANT TO INTERN ANYWHERE WITHIN UMASS OR AMHERST ATHELTICS OPEN THIS !

Last Call – Don’t miss out!
Special Opportunity
Rising Seniors: Interested in being a part of the planning team led by Dr. McDonald, for the 2023 McCormack Sport Leaders Forum? Apply here by August 26th. Great resume experience, interact with alums, …

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
Internship Credit Information You do not need an internship to graduate. You are not required to register for credits for …
Popular Sport Industry Job / Internship Boards
BEST JOB BOARDS OF 2022 – According to iWorkinSport – check it out if you are looking for jobs! TEAMWORK …
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: …

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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

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

Digital Marketing Trends

Martin Waxman
View Martin’s LinkedIn Newsletter Stay up to date on the latest trends in digital marketing. In this biweekly series, marketing…

Virtual Selling for Sales Professionals

Shari Levitin
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

Martin Waxman
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

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

PowerPoint: Designing Better Slides

Heather Ackmann
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…