Athlete Assessments Newsletters – March 2017
Are you mad that it’s March already? Well don’t get mad, get reading!Here’s our first update for 2017 covering some of the most relevant topics in sport in our latest articles and videos. Welcome to our March newsletter.
Elite athletes dedicate their lives to their sport, but what happens when it all comes to an end? What happens when all you have is your sport? This is a topic that has recently gained a lot of momentum as a critical issue in sport. For elite athletes, the large majority of their effort and energy is focused on their training and competition. Throughout their careers, athletes make personal, professional and financial sacrifices so they can pursue their dreams. Often, things outside of sport are perceived as a luxury they simply cannot indulge, so it stands to reason that when sport is no longer an option, an athlete’s life feels out of balance or even, meaningless.Read More
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9 THINGS TOUGH ATHLETES DO (Free Workbook to Download)
We have been loving the phenomenal feedback from our clients who have purchased the Athlete Tough program. But what about those who literally have zero budget or not quite sure what it is about and want a tiny taste? Well, we’ve developed a fun and effective mini-Workbook to get you started titled ‘9 Things Tough Athletes Do’. Actions speak louder than words so take action now to download your copy of this FREE workbook! Get it now.
Women’s Basketball Coaches Association Convention, Dallas TX
Athlete Assessments will be at the 2017 Women’s Basketball Coaches Association Convention from Thursday, March 30 – Sunday, April 2 with Bo Hanson returning to present on the topics “Recruiting for What Your Team Really Needs: Improving Recruiting Success” and “When Talent isn’t Enough: Game Plan for Winning with People”. The Convention will take place at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel in Dallas, Texas. Athlete Assessments will also be exhibiting at Booth B. Find out more and we’ll see you there.
NCAA Women’s Coaching Academy, Denver CO
The NCAA Women Coaches Academies are on once again from May 31 – June 3, and June 15 – June 18 in Denver, Colorado. Liz Masen will be presenting sessions on CoachDISC and Coaching Styles, Knowing Your Values, and Communication Strategies. Find out more.
Camp Elevate – For Coaches on the Rise, Allendale MI
Athlete Assessments’ Bo Hanson is speaking about what it takes to be Athlete Tough at Camp Elevate – a summer camp for creative, innovative and “people-first” Coaches who are committed to their personal and professional development beyond the X’s and O’s of their sport. The camp will take place from June 1-4 at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan. Find out more.
In January, our newest team member joined Athlete Assessments – Darryn Dyer! With five years’ industry experience and a background in logistics, Darryn has come on board as our assistant accountant. An avid cricketer, squash player and golfer (*2nd best in our office according to his brother and our Business Manager Laren Dyer!), Darryn said he is loving being part of our team already and enjoying the atmosphere in our office.
Quotes to Inspire You
And as usual, some of our latest favorite quotes…
“Commitment; staying loyal to what you said you were going to do long after the mood you said it in has left you.” – Orebela Gbenga
“One day, or day one – you decide.” – Unknown
“We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.” – Abraham Lincoln
My very best,
and the Athlete Assessments Team