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Sector-specific resources for the sports and kinesiology industries.
  • Careers for Aquatic Types (331.702 Cam)
    Do you love water? “Dive into a career that is made for you!”
  • Careers for Health Nuts & Others Who Like to Stay Fit (510.737069 Cam)
    Information on salaries, working conditions and career opportunities for people in the exercise, fitness and wellness sector.
  • Careers In Sport, Fitness, and Exercise (331.761796 Car)
    From deciding which industry you wish to specialize in to writing an effective resume and cover letter, this book offers advice on career opportunities in the competitive sports and fitness fields.
  • How To Start A Home-based Personal Trainer Business (613.71072 Aug)
    making money from exercise may seem like a pipe dream, but in fact physical fitness is fast becoming one of the world’s hottest new professional fields.
  • Mastering the Job Search Process in Recreation and Leisure Services (650.14 ROS)
    a practical guide to the process of securing a job or internship in recreation and leisure
  • Preparing the Successful Coach (796.077 Gar)
    ,”this easy to read book prepares future coaches of all levels and all sports,”
  • Start Your Own Personal Training Business (338.76161370681 Lyn)
    The personal training business is no longer a bastion for the rich and famous. For graduating kinesiology students or fitness instructors, this guide gives you everything you need to know about starting your own fitness business.
  • The Student Athlete’s Guide to Getting Recruited (796.071173 Bro)
    ,”how to win scholarships, attract colleges and excel as an athlete.”
Web Sites
  • Canadian Kinesiology Alliance
    A non-profit organization that promotes the advancement of and advocates the profession of kinesiology in Canada.
  • Canadian Sport
    Provides a listing of updated sports job opportunities in Canada.
  • CosmosSportsJobs.com
    provides a listing of employers in the Canadian sports marketplace.
  • ESPN Career Centre
    a career centre for sports-minded and sports-loving job seekers.
  • Exercise Jobs
    Job postings, resume service and career resources for fitness and exercise professionals.
  • Jobs in Sports
    an Internet based employment service dedicated to helping job seekers find a sports job in the highly competitive sports marketplace.
  • Lifestyle Information Network
    LIN assists job seekers and students through their jobs and resumes web page.
  • Malakye
    "The ultimate destination for career opportunities in the action sports industry."
  • WomenSportsJobs
    A leading online career center for women in the sports industry and for women interested in sports related fields.
  • Work in Sports
    ,”A job board for people interested in sports careers,”
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