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Career of the Week- Sports Agent


With NFL free agency in full swing and the draft right around the corner, talk about contracts, negotiations, and salary is everywhere. If you are passionate about athletics and are a shrewd negotiator, a job as a Sports Agent could be just right for you.

This career offers flexible schedules and the opportunity to meet some of the biggest names in professional sports. While it takes a lot of hard work to build a list of clients and the necessary reputation to make it big, a degree in Sports Management can help you gain the skills and knowledge to handle the business aspects of the Agent's job.

If you are interested in learning more about this career, check it out here.
For information on a degree in Sports Management and other career options, check out these links:
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