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As a current or aspiring sport management professional seeking career advice, you might wonder:

How will a sport management education impact my career?

How much does networking matter—is it about who you know or what you know?

How can I stand out against the competition in order to land my dream job in the sport industry?

You might be relieved to find out you’re not alone in these questions. Sport industry leaders, professionals, and professors have all been in your shoes at some point. And now that they’ve made it in the field, they have crucial insights on the industry they want to share with you.

Browse our curated content of interviews, advice columns, how-to videos, and other multimedia from successful sport management professionals themselves—they do more than talk the talk, they walk the walk. Get in on their insights today!

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About This Blog

As a current or aspiring sport management professional seeking career advice, you might wonder:

How will a sport management education impact my career?

How much does networking matter—is it about who you know or what you know?

How can I stand out against the competition in order to land my dream job in the sport industry?

You might be relieved to find out you’re not alone in these questions. Sport industry leaders, professionals, and professors have all been in your shoes at some point. And now that they’ve made it in the field, they have crucial insights on the industry they want to share with you.

Browse our curated content of interviews, advice columns, how-to videos, and other multimedia from successful sport management professionals themselves—they do more than talk the talk, they walk the walk. Get in on their insights today!

Your Career in Sport

Balancing SPMA with OCAA Basketball Success: MVP Emily Glendinning

By Trevor Stephens | April 20, 2019 | 5 MIN READ
Emily Glendinning is a OCAA Women's Basketball star. She was just named an OCAA East Division First-Team All-Star. Also, she...
Your Career in Sport

Balancing SPMA with OCAA Volleyball Success: A Sit Down with MVP Tyler Krabi

By Trevor Stephens | April 20, 2019 | 6 MIN READ
As a former varsity athlete, I always hoped we'd get more fans and media attention. With Most Valuable Player (MVP)...
Your Career in Sport

Volunteer in Sport to Land Your Dream Job

By SPMA | April 20, 2019 | 4 MIN READ
Do you dream of landing a job in the sport industry?  You’re not alone.  With so much competition, it can...
Your Career in Sport

Sport Management Education is Not Without Risks: Calgary Flames Executive Donnie Glennie

By Donnie Glennie | April 20, 2019 | 4 MIN READ
Executive Sponsorship and Ticket Sales Executive for Calgary Sports and Entertainment Corp. Donnie Glennie talks a Sport Management education.
Your Career in Sport

Game Day Operations with Taylor Dean

By Mat Israelson | April 6, 2019 | 5 MIN READ
Taylor Dean started her education with a desire to one day work for Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment (MLSE). Dean’s interest in working for the Toronto Maple Leafs drove her into studies as she aimed to make it in the sport of hockey. While many young Ontario-natives dream of playing for the Maple Leafs, Dean’s interest was to work behind the scenes and to make the game day experience a great one.
Your Career in Sport

Using Job Descriptions to Know What a Career in Sport Management Requires

By SPMA | April 5, 2019 | 3 MIN READ
What is your dream job?  Do you have the skills and experience for that job? Chances are you want or...
Your Career in Sport

OCAA: From Bench Warmer to Bronze Medalist in Women’s Basketball

By Steenika Gilbert | April 2, 2019 | 3 MIN READ
My name is Steenika Gilbert. I study Sport Management at Niagara College and I play forward for the Women's Basketball team. The start of my season with the Niagara Knights and playing as a OCAA athlete was amazing. I never expected to have my college basketball team turn into a family. My teammates helped me over come an illness I could not face on my own. With their love and support I went from a bench warmer, to starting playoff games.
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Your Career in Sport

Balancing SPMA with OCAA Basketball Success: MVP Emily Glendinning

By Trevor Stephens | April 20, 2019 | 5 MIN READ
Emily Glendinning is a OCAA Women's Basketball star. She was just named an OCAA East Division First-Team All-Star. Also, she...
Your Career in Sport

Balancing SPMA with OCAA Volleyball Success: A Sit Down with MVP Tyler Krabi

By Trevor Stephens | April 20, 2019 | 6 MIN READ
As a former varsity athlete, I always hoped we'd get more fans and media attention. With Most Valuable Player (MVP)...
Your Career in Sport

Volunteer in Sport to Land Your Dream Job

By SPMA | April 20, 2019 | 4 MIN READ
Do you dream of landing a job in the sport industry?  You’re not alone.  With so much competition, it can...
Your Career in Sport

Sport Management Education is Not Without Risks: Calgary Flames Executive Donnie Glennie

By Donnie Glennie | April 20, 2019 | 4 MIN READ
Executive Sponsorship and Ticket Sales Executive for Calgary Sports and Entertainment Corp. Donnie Glennie talks a Sport Management education.
Your Career in Sport

Game Day Operations with Taylor Dean

By Mat Israelson | April 6, 2019 | 5 MIN READ
Taylor Dean started her education with a desire to one day work for Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment (MLSE). Dean’s interest in working for the Toronto Maple Leafs drove her into studies as she aimed to make it in the sport of hockey. While many young Ontario-natives dream of playing for the Maple Leafs, Dean’s interest was to work behind the scenes and to make the game day experience a great one.
Your Career in Sport

Using Job Descriptions to Know What a Career in Sport Management Requires

By SPMA | April 5, 2019 | 3 MIN READ
What is your dream job?  Do you have the skills and experience for that job? Chances are you want or...
Your Career in Sport

OCAA: From Bench Warmer to Bronze Medalist in Women’s Basketball

By Steenika Gilbert | April 2, 2019 | 3 MIN READ
My name is Steenika Gilbert. I study Sport Management at Niagara College and I play forward for the Women's Basketball team. The start of my season with the Niagara Knights and playing as a OCAA athlete was amazing. I never expected to have my college basketball team turn into a family. My teammates helped me over come an illness I could not face on my own. With their love and support I went from a bench warmer, to starting playoff games.
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