The Rookie Contract

Release Date: 02-08-2022 00:30

This episode features Julio Vega, who currently is a sports reporter for the Amarillo Globe-News in Amarillo, Texas.  Upon graduating from University of Texas-Arlington back in December 2020, Julio has remained focused on his goals to keep moving forward and push a more resilient attitude onto any prospect. From being involved with the Sports Journalism Institute, an internship with USA Today Sports, UT Shorthorn and numerous other impressive experiences to gain more in the sports journalism space.  Listen as this conversation dives more into the challenges that virtual internships create and how to make it a great experience, the reality of the job search after graduating, high school football in Texas, how Julio has prevailed and made his time in Amarillo an unforgettable one, with MUCH MORE (*hint, hint* RAPID FIRE)! If you would like to be a guest, fill this out: https://bit.ly/TRC_GuestForm Rookie Contract social links: https://linktr.ee/TheRookieContract Julio's social links: Twitter: https://twitter.com/ByJulioVega LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/julio-vega-media/ Kate's social links: Twitter: https://twitter.com/katenorum  LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/katenorum/ Music: Synapse by Shane Ivers https://www.silvermansound.com  Please make sure to share the love of The Rookie Contract on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, or wherever else you listen. If you're not already, please subscribe to the podcast to get notified when new episodes release every Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. ET and be sure to leave a review. Thank you for listening and I cannot wait to keep sharing more incredible rookie stories! - Kate