Branding the Business of Sports in Iowa
You don’t have to be a professional athlete to have a career in sports. Learn how Iowa’s professionals have branded their successful careers.
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This pre recorded event explores career opportunities in athletics across Iowa. Learn how to be a key player beyond being on the field.
State Standards Covered:
Business 2.7.2 - Describe the impact of a social media brand on the achievement of organizational objectives.
Business 12.3.1 - Assess personal interests and skills needed for success in business.
For Educators & Students:
Pre-Event Questions to Consider
What type of careers are available in athletics?
How do sports teams utilize social media platforms for marketing their brand?
Are student athletics permitted to accept brand endorsements?
Post-Event Questions to Consider
What are some examples of social media platforms that are used for marketing?
How do athletic teams impact local economies?
What type of education or training is useful for a career in sports marketing?