Monday, February 24, 2014

Olympic Sports Biz

With the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games concluding this past weekend, the next challenge is finding ways to utilize the state-of-the-art stadiums that were built for the Winter Games. Visit the link below for a look into what past Olympic host cities are doing with their Olympic venues.

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Calendar Update!

Hey SBC,
The club calendar has been updated to reflect your survey answer preferences and many upcoming events for the semester. Please check it out under the "Events" tab and stay tuned to your emails for further details on our upcoming "SBC Professional Series" as well as speaker events and some fun upcoming social events and volunteer opportunities.

Thanks and have a great week!

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Monday, February 17, 2014

Interview Tips

Summer will soon be here, and many of you will be attending interviews over the next few months for Summer jobs and internships. Check out the link below to read about tips and tricks to succeed in your interview and land yourself that job.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Brunch & Basketball Social: This Sunday!!

Email Paige ( to reserve your spot!


SBC, we want to know what your schedules look like this semester. Fill out our quick survey below so we can plan events 
on nights that work for you! 

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

25 Important Questions to Ask in an Informational Interview

Informational interviews can be valuable tools in finding a job/internship as well as expanding your network while learning more about a particular career field. Here are questions that you should ask in an informational interview:

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

2014 Winter Trip Recap

Wednesday, January 15th

7:30 am: Depart Madison for Minneapolis, MN 
12:00 pm: Arrival in Minneapolis, Lunch time
1:15 pm: Speak with MN Timberwolves Executives and tour the Target Center

  • Jeff Munneke - VP of Fan Experience & Youth Basketball
  • Corey Breton - VP of Sales and Service
4:00 pm: Hotel check-in and pizza dinner
7:00 pm: MN Timberwolves game vs. Sacramento

Thursday, January 16th
9:00 am: Breakfast
9:30 am: Depart for Xcel Energy Center
10:00 am: Speak with MN Wild Executives, tour the Xcel Energy Center, & watch Open Skate
  • Ryan Stanzel - Social Media Director
  • Kelly Erickson - Digital Media Coordinator
12:00 pm: Lunch time!
1:00 pm: Depart for Target Field
2:00 pm: Speak with MN Twins Executives, tour Target Field
  • Terry Ryan - General Manager
  • Dustin Morse - Director, Baseball Communications and Player Relations
  • Kevin Smith - Senior Director, Corporate and Digital Communications
  • Julie Okland - Senior Manager, Marketing and Promotions
  • Abby Andvik - Coordinator, Target Field Events
  • Jeff Jurgella - Senior Director, Corporate Partnerships
  • Mike Kramer - Senior Director, Financial Planning and Analysis
  • Rob Malec - Director, Group Sales and Service
  • Patrick Forsland - Director, Guest Services
4:30 pm: Networking Event @ Bar 508
  • Mike Fuhrman (and reps) - Inside Sales Manager, MN Timberwolves
  • U of M Sports Management Association members
7:00 pm: Mall of America

Friday, January 17th
10:00 am: Breakfast
10:30 am: Depart for Sports Marketing Agency: Row 27
11:00 am: Meet with Row 27
  • Blake Rizner - Account Executive
  • Max Huber - Account Executive
12:30: Depart for University of Minnesota Campus
1:00 pm: Lunch time
2:00 pm: Meet with U of M Student Athlete Academic Affairs
  • Kyle Quagliana - Football Academic Advising
4:00 pm: Depart for Madison