John Ross, Humanitarian & Founder of Get in the Game 101
Sports Business Secrets
Season 2 || Episode 425
Today’s guest is John Ross, Humanitarian and CEO of Get in the Game!
John was once a young kid who dreamed of working in the league. Now that he has 14 years of working there under his belt, he is helping others do the same! With his new company he provides educational resources to assist young adults in answering the question, "What do I do to get a job in the NBA?"
Today we talked about:
His upbringing and unique journey to the NBA
How he went from not knowing a single person to getting his first interview
The roles of video coordinator and other positions in the NBA
The "not so sexy parts" of working in the NBA
His writing skillset and how that opened a door to a new venture
Get in the Game – the newsletter and his online course
Some secrets to properly network and get your foot in the door!
and much more
Appreciate you tuning in. Hope you enjoy!
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