34 episodes

Passion To Legacy allows listeners to get a true behind-the-scenes look at the various careers inside the sports industry; even as detailed as the day-to-day duties and operations. Learn what it takes to land your dream role. Gain clarity on what your future career could be. Take action and kick start your humanitarian spirit.

Emma Vertolli is a marketing strategist whose career has centered around growing and nurturing communities. Early on in her professional career she felt stagnant, unfulfilled, and in search for more. She dove into sports business courses, books, & networking. To her surprise, she learned that if you want to break into the sports industry AND accelerate your career, it all comes down to who you know. There was a trend that kept coming up: people need to learn how to network & people need a space to be able to do so.

In Passion To Legacy, Emma shares impactful conversations with professionals working behind the scenes in the sports industry. The bases are loaded in this podcast, we’re chatting all about career goals, hurdles & charity. So grab a pen and pull up a seat - you’re going to want to take notes!

As a listener, you can expect to:
- Gain motivation and inspiration for pursuing your dreams
- Get an insider's perspective into what it’s like working in the sports
industry
- Gain insight for getting involved in charitable work
- Learn networking tips for landing a role in the sports industry
- Plus much more!

Pro tip: new episodes drop every Tuesday & Thursday. Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss a session!

Passion To Legacy Emma Vertolli

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Passion To Legacy allows listeners to get a true behind-the-scenes look at the various careers inside the sports industry; even as detailed as the day-to-day duties and operations. Learn what it takes to land your dream role. Gain clarity on what your future career could be. Take action and kick start your humanitarian spirit.

Emma Vertolli is a marketing strategist whose career has centered around growing and nurturing communities. Early on in her professional career she felt stagnant, unfulfilled, and in search for more. She dove into sports business courses, books, & networking. To her surprise, she learned that if you want to break into the sports industry AND accelerate your career, it all comes down to who you know. There was a trend that kept coming up: people need to learn how to network & people need a space to be able to do so.

In Passion To Legacy, Emma shares impactful conversations with professionals working behind the scenes in the sports industry. The bases are loaded in this podcast, we’re chatting all about career goals, hurdles & charity. So grab a pen and pull up a seat - you’re going to want to take notes!

As a listener, you can expect to:
- Gain motivation and inspiration for pursuing your dreams
- Get an insider's perspective into what it’s like working in the sports
industry
- Gain insight for getting involved in charitable work
- Learn networking tips for landing a role in the sports industry
- Plus much more!

Pro tip: new episodes drop every Tuesday & Thursday. Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss a session!

    Following Your Intuition & Staying In Alignment With Your Passion

    Following Your Intuition & Staying In Alignment With Your Passion

    Is this a mistake? Am I doing what I actually want to be doing? If you have asked yourself this or something similar, you are not alone. In this episode, we are talking about alignment, intuition, and what to do when something feels off. Full transparency - I came really close to hanging up the cleats on the sports business side of things and closing the doors on my business. If you're feeling like something's missing or if you’re eager to find a job that combines your passion with your skillset, know that it's okay. You don't need permission to do so. Listen to what your intuition is telling you. 
     
    In this episode, we cover:
    Always Be Listening (ABL) & Always Be Testing (ABT) Finding mentors that bridge the gaps to your weaknesses Moving forward into 2022 -
     
    Connect with me on Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn!
    Check out the episode show notes for links and resources mentioned in today's episode.

    • 24 min
    What To Do If You Feel Stuck In Your Career

    What To Do If You Feel Stuck In Your Career

    Only 20% of employees in the US are passionate about their job (according to Apollo Tech). This means that 80% are not fulfilled by what they're doing. There's a certain fear that comes from letting go of something that no longer serves us. Part of that is fear of leaving your comfort zone. Tune in for insight on what to do if you’re feeling stuck in your career role but have a fear of moving on.
     
    In this episode, we cover:
    -Leaving a job that no longer serves you
    -The 6 factors used to dictate how embedded somebody is in their job
    -Networking is the new job security
     
    If you’re a sports business professional or you’re looking to break into the sports industry but unsure where to start, I’d be happy to answer your questions.
     
    Connect with me on Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn!
    Check out the episode show notes for links and resources mentioned in today's episode.

    • 22 min
    Making A Difference Through Giving Back

    Making A Difference Through Giving Back

    The most gratifying and rewarding thing is to not just make a donation, but actually get involved. In this episode, we are recapping previous conversations based around charitable involvements. Patty Ahlman (Youth First & PFLAG), Kim Brady (PFLAG), Ana Ramirez (Fit Girl Movement), and Troy Witt (PBL Sports athlete foundations) all take part in giving back to their community in various ways. Their interviews are ones that listeners have been the most engaged with and have learned the most from. 
     
    I would love to hear some of your takeaways from these episodes or other previous episodes of the Passion To Legacy podcast. Which one has been your favorite?
     
    Connect with Emma on Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn!
     
    Check out the episode show notes for links and resources mentioned in today's episode.

    • 16 min
    Living Your Passion & Leaving A Legacy - Inspiration From Sports Industry Professionals

    Living Your Passion & Leaving A Legacy - Inspiration From Sports Industry Professionals

    Motivation and inspiration. That is the theme for the four interviews mentioned in today’s episode. Gina Franz, Kim Brady, Ana Ramirez, and Troy Witt were incredible guests from previous episodes. They each have their own unique skill-sets and views into the sports industry. Each person provided incredible insights into what each of their jobs actually entails and how they were able to land those jobs. These interviews are the ones that listeners have been the most engaged with and have learned the most from. You can feel the passion, as well as feel the light and energy in their voice when they speak about what they do and the legacy they are hoping to leave behind. 
     
    I would love to hear some of your takeaways from these episodes or other previous episodes of the Passion To Legacy podcast. Which one has been your favorite?
     
    Connect with me on Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn!
     
    Check out the episode show notes for links and resources mentioned in today's episode.

    • 26 min
    Various Careers In The Sports Industry | Recap of Episodes 12-20

    Various Careers In The Sports Industry | Recap of Episodes 12-20

    Welcome to another recap episode of the Passion To Legacy podcast. In this episode, we take a look back at episodes 12 through 20 and dive into the roles and responsibilities of each guest. 
     
    Hilary Arentz-Huffman - Certified Personal Trainer
    Glit LeFever - Roller Derby Captain
    Ana Ramirez - Zumba Instructor & Yoga Teacher
    Alena Luciani - Strength & Conditioning Coach
    Yama Ogunyemi - Leadership & Hiring Consultant
     
    In this episode, we cover:
    The various sports industry job roles and descriptions The hard and soft skills that somebody would need to succeed in these roles The projected future growth for each role  
    Check out the episode show notes for links and resources mentioned in today's episode.
     
    Connect with me on Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn!

    • 20 min
    The 5 Pillars Of Professional Growth

    The 5 Pillars Of Professional Growth

    85% of job vacancies are filled through networking. However, only 25% of professionals actually network. Building a community and growing your network is crucial for the growth of your business. In this episode, we dive into the Sideline Alliance model which will set your business up for success. We also take a deep dive into the 5 core pillars crucial for professional growth: networking, clarity, building a personal brand, public relations and social media.These five components help you to grow into the career that you ultimately want to be in. It helps to showcase your ability to be a leader, and it helps to set you apart from the competition.
     
    In this episode, we cover:
    Specific details on each of the 5 core pillars and they help showcase your ability to be a leader, as well as set you apart from your competition How to scale your career using the Sideline Alliance model Utilizing LinkedIn to network and build professional connections  
    If you’re a sports business professional or you’re looking to break into the sports industry but unsure where to start, I’d be happy to answer your questions.
     
    Connect with me on Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn!
     
    Check out the episode show notes for links and resources mentioned in today's episode.

    • 19 min

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