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An Insider's Guide To Scoring Your Next Coaching Job

An Insider's Guide To Scoring Your Next Coaching Job

by Chris C Fore


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Coach Fore, a Certified Athletic Administrator and veteran Athletic Director, has put together a "how to" book of more than 100 pages to help YOU land that next coaching gig of your dreams. He uses his experience as an Athletic Director and Head Football Coach to weave together a great plan as you pursue the next job in the coaching world. (Although written specifically for coaches, the principals of this manual apply to most job searches.

The fourteen chapters of this book are:

So You Want To Leave? Now What?
Where and How To Look For A Job
Hiring Coaches: One Of The Best Parts About Being An Athletic Director
I Want That Job: What Should I Send Them? 5 Keys To Reaching Out
5 Keys To Writing An Athletic Cover Letter
4 Pieces Of Advice About Your Resume
6 Things An Athletic Director Looks For On Your Resume
Your Letter of Recommendations Quiver
How To Know If You Are In A Sham Interview
Interview Questions To Expect
How To Shock The Interview Panel - Preparing Yourself For The Big Day
10 Interview Suggestions From A Former Superintendent
10 Things To Consider Before Taking A New Job
99 Questions To Ask To Get To Know Your Perspective School
The 3 BONUS chapters are:

The 3 BONUS chapters are:

3 Tips To Get Along Great With Your Athletic Director

A To Do List During Your First 30 Days As A Head Coach

Don't Take A Coaching Job Like This: One Coach's Experience

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781499271690
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 04/25/2014
Pages: 124
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.26(d)

About the Author

Chris Fore is a veteran Athletic Director and Head Football Coach from Southern California who specializes in the hiring process among the highly competitive athletic world. His consulting business, EightLaces, has been instrumental in helping coaches navigate the employment process. He counts former NFL players, collegiate coaches at all levels, and high school coaches from all sports as his clients. (One client just landed a NCAA Division 2 Head Football Coach position!)

Fore's success as an Athletic Director can best be summed up in this: every year he has been an AD, his school won MORE League Championships than the year before! And he has set SCHOOL RECORDS for most League Championships in one year at both schools where he has been an AD! Excelsior Charter School hired Chris to bring prestige to their athletic program after winning just 3 League Championships in TEN years. They won SIX in his first school year!!

He is the author of BUILDING CHAMPIONSHIP CALIBER FOOTBALL PROGRAMS, released in December, 2013. He has also published OUTSIDE THE LINES: FOOTBALL COACHES and OUTSIDE THE LINES: ATHLETIC DIRECTORS. Fore has written articles for two national magazines: NIAAA and Coach/Athletic Director, and has been featured in articles on some of football's best websites: Football Scoop, X and O Labs, Coach XO, My CoachBook and more. He has been a guest on High School Football America's radio show, as well as Fox Sports AM 570 Los Angeles, and has also appeared multiple times on

Fore's own blog,, is seen by hundreds of unique visitors per day, and is a favorite among football coaches.

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