The Increasingly Stronger Case for Hiring ‘Athlete’ Employees
By David K. Williams
EY Women Athletes Business Network Mentoring Program
The EY Women Athletes Business Network is a program which offers mentoring - pairing women athletes with business leaders, informational content about business women and internships for women athletes.
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Informational content: Interviews, Career tips, Podcast
VISA Olympians and Paralympians Business Development Program
The Olympian and Paralympian Business Development Program (OPBDP) is a 12 to 24-month program for Olympians and Paralympians, during which athletes spend six-month rotations in various Visa’s functions including (but not limited to): sales, marketing & sponsorship, product, and strategy. At one of the world’s most powerful brands, you’ll gain unrivaled training and development, mentoring, networking, and leadership exposure.
Visa will hold virtual information sessions to give you more details about the OPBDP, let you hear from athletes currently in this rotational program, and any answer any questions you may have. Details for the information sessions and a link to sign up can be found below.
Application Process: March 1 – April 26, 2019
For more information and online application, Click Here.
Pro 2 Ceo - US Based
PRO2CEO is a transition and business development consulting firm for elite current & former athletes, artists and enterprising organizations who seek to increase their optimization and monetization in the business world.
Career Coaching Corner - U.S. Based
Coaching corner offers four skillful coaches with various, unique experiences making them perfect teachers and mentors for you. They offer a ride variety of packages that can cater to your professional need.
Retired from Sports - U.S. Based
Coaching, courses and consulting for professional athletes to prepare for their transition and life after sports.
Game Plan - U.S. Based
Game Plan is an online learning, mentorship and career services platform that helps organizations deliver comprehensive development programs to support their student-athletes and enhance their brand.
Career After Sports - Swiss Based
Julie Schladitz is a career coach based in Switzerland who has years working with athletes helping them transition from sports to life.
Rise Athletes - U.S. Based
A group of Olympian mentors coaching athletes for performance with techniques centered on mindfulness, focus and empowerment.
Athlete Transition Services - U.S. Based
Athlete Transition Services provides empowering workshops and 1-on-1 life coaching services to college and professional athletes to assist with their transition to life after sports, as well as to help facilitate their overall growth and development.
In X Athlete - Job-search website for student-athletes
Athletes to Careers - Career coaching for student-athletes
Student-Athletes Unite - Entrepreneurship and business opportunities for student-athletes
Athletes Equal Business - Career coaching for student-athletes
Hire Elite Athletes - Assistance with internship and job opportunities and career path development.