Jun 19, 2020

Fast Track Career Guidance on Sports Management

Fast Track Career Guidance with Jai Shankar & Harsh Gurnani- Sports Management

Career guidance is the biggest help in deciding the ideal career path students want to pursue. This assistance was made available for aspirants even during the pandemic to help them identify their true calling.

What made Mr. Gurnani choose Sports Management?
His love for sports brought him to his true calling. He was actively participating in competitive sports with the help and support of his parents from a young age. He was Bengal Junior Tennis champion and represented the state, school and college over time. His internships around sports tournaments as well as with international tournaments gave him the exposure needed for his present career.

What are the current Industry prospects?
Sports as a career needs good performers as it is the perfect blend of fitness, entertainment and inspiration. That is the same on-field and off it.

Today, sports arenas are not limited. From school, colleges to even corporate houses, the industry has widened its scope from major sporting events and PE classes. Similarly, a lot of allied industries have also expanded their reach and have now become a professional requirement in every level. This includes Accounting, Events & PR, Commentary, Journalism, Administration, Sports Wear, Law & Insurance, Medicine & Psychology, and more.

Skills and aptitude for success?
To succeed in Sports Management the keywords are Adventure, Physical Strength, Discipline & Competitiveness.

His advice for students.
Your passion for sports need not be as an active sportsperson. The sports industry has many careers for you to be around your passion.

Missed out on this insightful session? Watch the complete webinar here: https://youtu.be/ToLQ8DSfCB0