Dr. James is joined today by Glen Macnow, a radio talk show host, tv host, author, PR consultant, and business owner for a conversation about sports media. As one of the most influential voices in sports media today, Glen will tell us what it takes to stay relevant and evolve in this ever-changing industry. He'll also share his thoughts on the highs and lows of a career in sports media, his approach to interviewing professional athletes, and his views on them being authentic in the public eye. Finally, Glen will provide 10 pointers on how to start a sports media career. So buckle up for an interesting conversation with Glen Macnow! It's time to talk Great Sports, Great Colleagues, and Great Beer!
A Career in Sports Media
A career in sports media is full of ups and downs, but it can also be incredibly rewarding. As we hear from Glen today, staying relevant and evolving with the industry is key. It’s important to stay informed on current trends and topics related to professional sports. Knowing how to conduct interviews properly with athletes will help you get the most out of your conversations. And, having a strong understanding of the players, teams and leagues that you are covering is also essential. With hard work and dedication, a career in sports media can be incredibly successful!
Interviewing Professional Athletes
Interviewing professional athletes is a huge part of sports media. Glen will provide insight into the importance of being authentic when communicating with these players and how to get the most out of conversations. He'll also share his thoughts on what topics to focus on, as well as tips for conducting interviews in general.10 Pointers on Starting a Sports Media CareerFinally, Glen will provide 10 pointers for aspiring sports media professionals. He'll tell us what it takes to make a mark in this industry and how to get your foot in the door. As he shares his wisdom and experience, you won't want to miss out on these invaluable tips!So join Dr. James and special guest Glen Macnow for an interesting talk about the world of sports media today. It’s time to learn about Great Sports, Great Colleagues, and Great Beer!
About Glen Macnow
Glen Macnow is a radio talk show host, TV host, author, PR consultant, and business owner. He has been involved in sports media for over 30 years and is considered one of the most influential voices in the industry today. Glen currently hosts two radio shows on 94 WIP in Philadelphia and co-hosts the television show “Sports Showdown” on Comcast SportsNet. He has also written several books about professional sports, including “The Great Philly Sports Debate” and “The Great Book of Philadelphia Sports Lists". Glen is a proud supporter of many charities in the Philadelphia area, and has been honored with numerous awards for his work in the community. He is a highly respected figure in sports media and his experience, knowledge, and insight are invaluable.