This past Wednesday (7/20/16), over 100 college athletics professionals joined Game Plan’s Erica Cenci for a webinar outlining industry trends and best practices for implementing a holistic student-athlete development program.
The webinar emphasized student-athletes’ career development along with their transition out of sports and into the professional world. In addition, we highlighted student-athletes’ career outcomes (a job in-hand upon graduating) as the new benchmark for successful student-athlete development.
Here’s an overview of what was addressed:
- The current state of student-athlete development, past standards / KPIs, and future benchmarks
- Elements of successful student-athlete development programs
- The journey of a student-athlete, segmented into 5 key stages of development (each with its own key activities and KPIs)
- The benefits that come from implementing a more comprehensive student-athlete development program
In case you missed it, don’t worry! The webinar was recorded and is available for viewing at your convenience here.
You can also download our white paper, “Powering the Journey: The New Blueprint for Student-Athlete Development”, along with our “Stages of Student-Athlete Development” infographic, below.