What is YourNextSuccess?
You are Extraordinarily Successful as an Athlete
But the transition from Athlete to "Real Life" is Hard
From conference championships, All-American honors, USA championships, and beyond, you have stepped up and succeeded on the biggest stages within our sport. You have gained a wealth of experience beyond a traditional career path, one that few among us can relate. Now that you are thinking about life after sport, you may have questions about finding something you are just as passionate about, if you can make a good income, and whether employers will value your experience.
We offer a suite of services tailored to your experiences as an athlete, whether you are at the beginning of your athletics career, starting your preparation for what's next, or ready to make the jump. Our focus is on the strengths of your experience on the track in order to hone in on YourNextSuccess off the track.
Whether You are Fresh Out of College or nearing the End of Your Athletic Career
The YourNextSuccess Program is Designed for You
Access to Over 170 Mentors – All Successful People Who Love the Sport
Network with People with Experience and Connections in 250 Professions
Evaluate Your Skills and Interests with a Professional Career Coach
Determine what Career Direction is Right for You
Get Transition Advice from People who have Lived it – “Retired” Olympians
Identify Ways to Prepare while Still Actively Competing
Create a Strong Resume that Highlights your Unique Qualities
Browse Job Opportunities and Career Resources
Gain Answers to Financial Planning Questions
Career guidance services tailored to your specific needs at the current stage of your athletic career
Early in Athletic Career
We work together to identify a range of possible post-athletic interests and associated gradual preparation actions to take
Middle of Athletic Career
With your input, we determine top post-athletic profession choices and associated preparation actions to take
MAKE IT HAPPEN
Nearing End of Athletic Career
In tandem, we zero in on post-athletic prep actions - self-identity, professional direction, and job pursuit skills
The Athletics Association is excited to partner with AthleteBiz. We believe this will be a wonderful resource for our athlete members and I’m especially pleased that these first class services are available at highly discounted prices.
As a professional athlete, there are various additional opportunities through the USOPC and IOC
USOPC AND IOC ATHLETE SERVICES
Through the USOPC's "ACE" and IOC's "Athlete365" Program, eligible athletes have access to:
Specific courses in Sports Management, Events Management, Digital Marketing and more
Coaching Education courses and certifications
Tuition grants and scholarships for online college courses
Pivot Career Transition Workshop
Career coaching, resume, and interviewing skills development