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SEC players speak out on the biggest issues facing college athletes

Posted  07/1/19
For the original article, https://www.cbssports.com/college-football/news/sec-players-speak-out-on-the-biggest-issues-facing-college-athletes/ By, Jon Solomon What are the biggest problems in college sports these days? Let's hear from some SEC athletes who are closer to it than anyone else. Increasingly, the NCAA and Division I conferences have given athletes more of a voice in helping make decisions for college sports. These athletes are able to vote on some NCAA rules, and some conferences are allowing them to...

Regeneron: Where Athletes Succeed

Posted  06/24/19
By, Erin Kane We’re part of your team As an athlete, you’ll find working at Regeneron challenging, exciting and rewarding—the very same things that play into your desire to reach and exceed your goals. But you shouldn’t just take our word for it. That’s why we invite you to get to know Erin Kane, a former collegiate athlete and one of our scientifically-minded team members, to discover why she gets...

Seven Keys to Summer Success

Posted  05/16/19
By: Samantha Nemirov, Marketing Intern at InXAthlete I’m proud to say I am officially a graduate from the University of Colorado Boulder and also proud, yet sad, to say I am officially done with my Division I lacrosse career. If you are reading this than you must be in the same position as me, just a Student-Athlete trying to find a job, or even quite possibly a new passion. Hopefully...

InXAthlete and LEAD1 Join Forces to Provide More Opportunities for Student Athletes

Posted  04/15/19
InXAthlete, an online student-athlete employment platform, and LEAD1 Association, which represents the athletics directors of the 130 member institutions within the NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS), announced that they have signed a long-term partnership agreement to promote more opportunities for student athletes and employers. LEAD1’s mission is to support the athletics directors of America’s leading intercollegiate programs in preparing today’s students to be tomorrow’s leaders. InXAthlete – through...

Rick George Leads Colorado’s Focus on the Health and Well-Being of Student-Athletes

Posted  04/2/19
“As we developed our three-year goals for our strategic plan, it became clear to me we were falling short in the mental health area of our athletes. That led to some changes on how we approach the total wellness of our student-athletes.” Colorado Athletic Director Rick George is constantly looking for ways to improve. A major area where his depart is leading the way is the mental health and well...

You Want Student Athletes On Your Team

Posted  03/14/19
Valuing the hustle, grit and determination of the student athlete  • BY LEE MAXEY Lee Maxey is CEO of MindMax, a marketing and enrollment management services company. He can be reached at [email protected] March Madness is upon us. Each year at this time, the annual NCAA Division I college tournament determines which men’s and women’s basketball team will be crowned national champions. After the celebrations end and graduations pass, what happens to the...

InXAthlete Announces Partnership with the University of Colorado Boulder Athletic Department

Posted  01/31/19
BOULDER - InXAthlete announced their partnership with the flagship university of the state of Colorado, University of Colorado Boulder, to better connect student-athlete graduates with high-quality employers. InXAthlete is an online employment platform, free for job candidates, that connects student athletes with employers who value the skills that athletes translate into the business world. The platform's proprietary online interface was created for student athletes by student athletes to provide a...

The Increasingly Stronger Case For Hiring 'Athlete' Employees

Posted  11/8/18
  As I’ve noted in prior columns, there’s a surging interest in the hiring and job placement of collegiate athletes, for good reason. Not all collegiate athletes aspire to go “pro.” Even for the NFL, which chooses 200 candidates in its 7 rounds of draft at the end of each season, the odds of a collegiate player going professional are abysmally small. The chances are smaller still for professional basketball, soccer...

Life After College Hockey

Posted  05/24/18
  When your college hockey career is over and it’s on to the working world, you’re going to have to make some adjustments. For one thing, you probably won’t be able to stay on that 4,000-calories-per-day diet. (Commuting isn’t exactly penalty killing when it comes to burning off the calories.) Dropping the gloves will be an even worse idea now. The crease will only matter on trousers. But some—many, in...

Former Lehigh athletes team up to create student athlete job-search site

Posted  03/14/18
Former Lehigh wrestler Max Wessell, ’16, and men's lacrosse player Cody Ferraro, ’15, created InXAthlete, a job-search website for student athletes. They came up with the idea for the service during their time as undergraduate athletes. (Photo Illustration by Kate Morrell) BY CATHERINE MANTHORP —  Link - www.brownandwhite.com/2018/03/07/lehigh-athletes-inxathlete-feature/   All-American Max Wessell, ’16, and Cody Ferraro, ’15, met when they were freshmen at Lehigh. Wessell was on the wrestling team, and Ferraro...