“Our mission is to connect future employees and employers in the sports industry and to provide impactful matches between hiring managers and job seekers in sports”

Jakob Wikenstaal – CEO & Founder, Sportidealisten

Career Coaching in the sports industry

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Get started today and invest in your career in the sports industry

You know that you want to work in the sports industry. It is clear. You have a passion and you want to live from it. But in which position exactly?

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Are you feeling unfulfilled in your current role? Have you applied to multiple jobs without success? Are you wondering if you are on the right career path? Do you want to work in the sports industry?

If you said yes to any of these questions, you might want to hire a career coach to help.

We can help you bounce ideas and questions about your career. We can help you identify your passion or helping you understand your strengths and weaknesses. Or why not develop your pitching skills and prepare to pitch yourself when you least expect to be in front of that potential employer.

We also got our premium 1-on-1 6 weeks sports job coaching program, which you can read more about further down below.

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Why you should book a career coaching session with us

Whether you’re just starting out and unsure which path to take, hoping to chase a new passion, or you’re ready to move to the next level, getting an outside perspective from a professional can be extremely helpful.

Below you can find different topics we could help you with:

  • Bounce ideas and questions about your career in the sports industry
  • Identify your passion
  • Understand your strengths and weaknesses
  • Develop your pitching skills
  • Setting up a coaching program
  • Review your LinkedIn profile review and optimize your LinkedIn

You choose what you want to focus on during the conversation.

Then we are here to help.

Find our pricing options here.

How does career coaching in sports work?

  • Get in touch with us and get concrete tips for achieving your dream job
  • Let us know what you need and describe your situation, our team is careful in the preparatory work for your advice to give you the best possible results.
  • We know that your time is precious and we will make sure that both you and our team are prepared to give an effective meeting.
  • Book one or more calls – no connection or membership required.

Get in touch with Sportidealisten

Book a free 15 minutes call with us to talk through what career advice you need. We then go through some questions and what you could do next.

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We put our experiences into your journey

With our 10 years of experience in the sport management field, we have a great understanding of this area and we have developed our methodology to assist professionals to make their next move.

We believe you are a current or a future sports professional who wants to deliver best-in-class services in the sports world but you need that extra advice and guidance to take the next step.

With our knowledge and network we will make sure to put our experiences into your journey.

Get in touch with Sportidealisten

Book a free 15 minutes call with us to talk through what career advice you need. We then go through some questions and what you could do next.

Good things to know before the first meeting with us

Prepare prior to a meeting with us. Think about what your aim is with the meeting, prepare your updated CV, grades and certificates and start plan what you want to do.

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Review and update your resume. Pick out grades, certificates and other documents that prove your experience. Also bring up any medical certificates that may be relevant, for example if you have some form of disability that limits your opportunities to apply for a job or perform certain tasks.

Start planning now

Think about what you want to work with. What kind of jobs can you imagine applying for right away? Take a look at the current vacant sports jobs here and save those jobs you would like to apply for, but also those you have as dream jobs. Do you need to supplement your education or your experiences? Think about your goals, and what the path to a job might look like. Write down your thoughts on the next step and bring them to the meeting with us. Also think through and write down what questions you have for us.

Don’t know where to start with improving your job search? Do you get rejected in all jobs applications?

Get started today and invest in your employability in sports.

Get in touch with Sportidealisten

Book a free 15 minutes call with us to talk through what career advice you need. We then go through some questions and what you could do next.

The first meeting with us

If you want you can book a free 15 minutes review call to talk about what help you need. We will go through some questions and discuss career advice on what you can do next.

Once you have registered with us for the next step, then we plan and work together to find a sports job or studies for your journey to the dream job. The first meeting with us is a planning conversation of a maximum of 30 minutes. For the meeting to work effectively, it is extra important that you prepare carefully. Here you get tips on how to plan for the meeting using our website.

What happens at the planning call?

At the meeting, you and our employment expert go through, among other things:

  • your skills
  • what jobs you are looking for
  • what support you can get from us
  • how to proceed to reach your goals

You and the employment expert agree on which activities are best for you. For example, it could be about you participating in a webinar, writing a CV or studying a language. Then it is you who makes sure to keep the plan alive and take your own initiatives to achieve your goals.

Start planning now and update your resume

Think about what you want to work on and update your CV. What jobs can you imagine applying for immediately? Do you need to supplement your education or your experiences? Think about your goals, and what the path to a job might look like. Write down your thoughts on the next step. Also think through and write down what questions you have for us.

Do you want help reviewing your resume? Head over to our resume services to see how we can help you on your journey to the dream job in sports.

Book a free 15 minutes call with us to talk through what career advice you need. We then go through some questions and what you could do next.

Premium 1-on-1 sports job coaching program

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What is the premium 1-on-1 sports job coaching program?

If you are serious about your career and want to make sure you take the opportunities that arise, then you should take part in our premium 1-on-1 coaching sessions together with our CEO & founder Jakob, which contain 6 weeks of:

  • personal identity,
  • career planning,
  • resume/cover letter reviews and optimization,
  • LinkedIn profile review and optimization,
  • networking strategies,
  • interview preparation

Additionally, you will receive one 60-minute video call per week (6 calls total), access to networking tips and ask questions and receive answers within 24 hours, and more.

This premium service covers a range of components in supporting your career in sports or career transition into the sports world, whether that be in more technical aspects like CV writing, cover letter writing, interview preparation, salary negotiations, etc., or in more general topics like personal branding, networking, career development, career planning, etc.

If this sounds like something for you, we should jump on a discovery call to learn more about your needs. Based on the conversation, if you are qualified for the program you will be able to join the coaching program.

Every new coaching relationship will start with a free, short 10- to 15-minute call. This is intended for the coach and you (coachee) to get to know each other and to better understand your objectives. There is no obligation from you to continue with the coach after this call. After the initial introduction call, each session lasts 1 hour. You decide when the sessions are needed. Sessions are done remotely via Zoom, WhatsApp, etc.

Book a free 15 minutes call with us to talk through how the premium coaching program can be your next step. We then go through some questions and what you could do next.

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Feel free to look through the information you sent to us when you signed up. Have you included everything, or have you perhaps forgotten an education, a previous job or a skill you want to highlight? Complete your information before the meeting with us, and our meeting will be more efficient.

Get in touch with Sportidealisten

Book a free 15 minutes call with us to talk through what career advice you need. We then go through some questions and what you could do next.

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Pricing

We offer flexible pricing with single or bulk package options.

Coaching Session – Start

Not sure what career coaching you need, then Start is a good first step.

Choose one topic we could help you with:

  • Bounce ideas and questions about your career in the sports industry
  • Identify your passion
  • Understand your strengths and weaknesses
  • Develop your pitching skills
  • LinkedIn profile review and an optimization

Includes:

Free 15 minutes discovery call

Digital start-up meeting where we together discuss your ambition and set goals

Pricing options:

  • One 30 minute session – 50 € (excluding VAT)
  • Book three sessions at one time – Pay 40 € (excluding VAT) per session
    SAVE 30 €
  • Weekend sessions can be booked and are invoiced at 150% weekday equivalent prices.

If you want partial payment let us know.

Coaching Session – Flex

Career coaching optimized for you. With flex there are two options:
Basic and Advanced.

Choose one topic we could help you with:

  • Bounce ideas and questions about your career in the sports industry
  • Identify your passion
  • Understand your strengths and weaknesses
  • Develop your pitching skills
  • LinkedIn profile review and an optimization

All Flex options include:

Free 15 minutes discovery call

Digital start-up meeting where we together discuss your ambition and set goals

Pricing options:

Basic includes:

  • ongoing coaching time between meetings up to 15 h/year
  • one digital meeting every third month in order to discuss your development process and support you so that together we ensure that you achieve your goals

Price: 100 € (excluding VAT) per month

If you want partial payment let us know.

Advanced includes:

  • ongoing coaching time between meetings up to 20 h/year
  • one digital meeting every second month in order to discuss your development process and support you so that together we ensure that you achieve your goals
  • Ask a question – get an answer within 24 hours

Price: 190 € (excluding VAT) per month

If you want partial payment let us know.

Premium 1-on-1

Our premium 1-on-1 career coaching program will go through the following unless you want to customize:

  • personal identity,
  • career planning,
  • resume/cover letter reviews and optimization,
  • LinkedIn profile review and optimization,
  • networking strategies,
  • interview preparation

Includes:

Free 15 minutes discovery call

Digital start-up meeting where we together discuss your ambition and set goals

Ask a question – get an answer within 24 hours

One 60-minute video call per week (6 calls total).

Pricing options

Pay per month – 265 € (excluding VAT) per month (in total 530 €)

Pay upfront – 490 € (excluding VAT) total
SAVE 40 €

If you want partial payment let us know.

Find your mix of career coaching in the sports industry

Our model is transparent and flexible. The packages below provide a guide and a structure. We all need that. However, things change, for example, while you may start with career coaching it may become evident very quickly that it is flex coaching you really need or vice versa. Alternatively, you may come in for Start coaching and we end up with premium coaching. Furthermore, you may come in for two sessions, make amazing progress, and then decide a third session is not necessary. That’s great! You save money and we get to help someone else. So, do not worry if there is not a package that is 100% for you. We’ll just make one! Remember, you are in control of your coaching.

Get in touch with Sportidealisten

Book a free 15 minutes call with us to talk through what career advice you need. We then go through some questions and what you could do next.

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This is how it works

1. Book a call

Contact us and choose the time and date for your coaching session. We to talk through what you need. We then go through some questions and what you could do next.

3. Pay with invoice

Pay in a simple way through invoice. We send you an invoice and you pay with your chosen pricing plan.

4. Confirmation and survey

You will receive an email confirmation with the time and date for your advice and a preparatory questionnaire that you fill in to prepare our recruiter for the interview. NOTE! The questionnaire must be completed no later than 48 hours before your advice.

5. First career coaching session

Prior to the career coaching session, the recruiter has analyzed the questionnaire and your wishes in order to be able to give you effective consultation time.

Save time today and take control of your career now

Before the first meeting

We can help you bounce ideas and questions about your career. We can help you identify your passion or helping you understand your strengths and weaknesses. Or why develop your pitching skills and prepare to pitch yourself when you least expect to.

Sportidealisten are incredibly professional, accurate and committed in their assessment. They dare to give constructive criticism and at the same time come up with their own suggestions for improvements. They are clear and can convey their suggestions for improvements in a very pedagogical way. Jakob and his team are very careful about following up and maintaining contact even after the collaboration has ended, which shows an enormous commitment to helping people. My warmest recommendations for you who need help with your job search.

Erik Brunnström

Guaranteed help

We believe that each person is unique and that our services can save you time and that our services can empower your journey to the dream job. For us, you as a client are our priority, and therefore providing quality services is key for us. One way we provide you with added value is a guaranteed happiness policy. There is no limit to how many calls and reviews you can do at Sportidealisten. For us, we know that confidence and patience are important and if you are not satisfied with our services we can schedule a new session free of charge. That is fair play according to us, providing you with good service and making sure you get what you need.

Get in touch with Sportidealisten

Book a free 15 minutes call with us to talk through what career advice you need. We then go through some questions and what you could do next.

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