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Student Athlete: Are You Sabotaging Your Career After Sports?

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Are you learning enough?  Are you going to graduate?  Do you know what you are going to do after you your career as a competitive athlete is over?  The people that can help you answer these questions are right there at your disposal.   It would be wise, and for your benefit, to develop a relationship with them.  These people are your teachers and professors.  I don’t feel like going to class today.  I’m not going. All I need to make on this test is a 70, and I will pass the class. I don’t need to talk to my teacher…

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Student Athlete: Can You Be Trusted To Not Cause Problems?

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To be among the best candidates for a position on a team, coaches have to be able to trust that you will not cause them, the school, the team, or yourself any problems.  Problems are distractions that have to be dealt with.  The success of a team, and yours, is dependent on the elimination of problems that may interfere with the achievement of that success.  Therefore, coaches not only have to trust that you will fulfill your obligations as a student, a teammate, and a person, but that you will do so without bringing these type problems. I’m playing like…

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6 Points About The Kaepernick Issue That Parents Can Talk To Their Super Athlete About

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Colin Kaepernick began kneeling during the playing of the National Anthem at his National Football League (NFL) games with the San Francisco 49ers.  As the NFL’s new season approaches, he does not have a team to play for and he is suing the NFL.  This incident has been unfolding for the world to watch, including children and student athletes. In the wake of Kaepernick’s actions some of us parents are faced with the problem of explaining them to our children.  We are trying to find ways to talk to our children about what is going on and how to deal…

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Student Athlete: Are You Asking Questions Before You Protest?

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As a super student athlete, you are a role model.  You are seen and admired by many people and some of these people want to be like you.  Therefore, they will imitate some of your actions.   What you do in and out of competition will sometimes be more significant compared to the same actions of other people.  Because of the weight of influence on others that you carry, you have to be more cautious and responsible in what you do.  We are walking out of class tomorrow because they beat-up somebody last night.  Are you going to walk out, too?…

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Athlete: Are you Embarrassing Your Coach and School?

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As a student athlete what you do in public affects your school, your coach, and your team.  When you decided to play on a team for your school or organization, you agreed to become a representative for that school or organization.  Which means you accepted the obligations to protect and support their image.  This includes through your actions.  Your actions have to be in line with what is acceptable by your school because you are now a part of it.  When people see you they see your school. So what if I posted that picture on Facebook?  It’s my page….

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