Member Makeover

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Member Makeover 21: Adam Hildebrandt

This month we’re featuring a sportscaster who was doing many things right. As a result, he first landed a much desired Division II job before circumstances quickly redirected him to Oral Roberts University. In this Member Makeover, Jon reviews the demo, resume, and job market strategy of Adam Hildebrandt.

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Group Critique

Group Critique 8: Summer 2016

The summer quarter group critique features play-by-play, sports talk, and an interview assessment. PBP critiques include baseball, basketball, and football. Here’s what you’ll learn:

  • Why you need to include actualities during your sports talk show
  • The point when you should always be giving the time and score during basketball PBP
  • How to listen for “announcer voice”
  • A great example of basketball PBP that includes extensive vocabulary
  • What you might be doing too much of when conducting an interview

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Video Interview

Interview: Scott Jackson, ESPN 980

Scott Jackson, Talk Show Host at ESPN 980 in Washington, D.C., shares his career path to becoming a Sports Talk Host, how he defines sportscasting success, how to know your audience, and more.

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