The Next Play: Leadership and Career Development for Athletes
Updated: Feb 3, 2019
Sara and Audra give student-athletes the tools, resources, and insights they need to succeed in their next play in this free webinar through Northwestern University.
Athletics at any level can help to develop critical leadership and career skills. Employers love to recruit high school and college athletes for their skills in teamwork, resiliency, time management, discipline, and communication. However, athletes often face leadership and career development challenges given the focus and time commitment they give their sport.
"If you throughout, your athletic career have been able to take feedback, learn how to improve the skill, listen to your coach... all those things are the same skills that are going to make you a great employee."
Athletes have unique leadership and career development needs. Come learn how to leverage athletic experience to apply to college or launch a career. Get the tools, resources, and insights you need to help yourself or your student athlete succeed in their next play.
What transferrable soft skills did you gain from playing sports? How do they relate to your career field?