College Recruiting Advise For Student Athletes

Advise on how student-athletes can promote themselves effectively and navigate through the college recruiting process.
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  • Length 34 mins
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  • Languages English
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Published 10/2014 English

Course Description

DO YOU WANT TO PLAY AT THE COLLEGE OR PRO LEVEL?

It's time to educate yourself and find the right fit.

You can change your life through college sports but first you need to understand the recruiting process and the importance of promoting yourself effectively. It's key to get educated so you don't miss out on your playing opportunities.

Our informative course will SAVE you lots of TIME and MONEY. This course is ideal for high-school student athletes, prospective college recruits, parents, high-school coaches and players of all levels who truly want to play sports at the college or professional level. The course will help educate players in a fun way about the rigorous college recruiting process and outline steps athletes need to take to play at the next level.

The course contains 19 animation videos with over 30 min of quality content and great expert advise. We can truly confess that our animation explanatory videos were created to help educate our audience and keep them engaged in a fun and creative way.

The structure of the course contains 7 short sections presenting vital information and tips about the college recruiting and professional scouting process. This course will help players of all levels prepare to stand out from their competition by teaching them how to:

  • BE PROACTIVE
  • DEVELOP YOUR STRATEGY
  • BUILD YOUR PLAYER'S IDENTITY
  • PROMOTE YOURSELF EFFECTIVELY
  • HAVE AN ONLINE PLAYER'S RESUME PROFILE
  • CREATE QUALITY VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS
  • THE COST OF CHANGING MAJORS IN COLLEGE
  • CRITERIA TO LOOK FOR WHEN TRYING TO FIND THE RIGHT FIT
  • GET CLOSER TO PLAY AT THE NEXT LEVEL
  • AND MORE…

We truly hope you will enjoy our course and gain valuable information to help you succeed in your sports journey.


Thank you,

Nicolae Popescu

Founder of WeGotPlayers

What are the requirements?

  • Computer and internet access
  • Please set apart 30 min or so if you want to watch all videos at once
  • Be aware of the fact that this course may help you change and succeed through your sports journey
  • The average video is 2 min so it can help our audience stay focused and engaged.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • 19 powerful animated videos with over 30 min of high quality content
  • Get educated on what it takes to play at the collegiate or professional level
  • Understand the importance of building your own player's identity
  • 3 strategies to help you play at the next level
  • How student-athletes and players can promote themselves more effectively
  • How early the college recruiting process starts
  • The benefits of doing your recruiting research
  • Why players need to be proactive
  • The importance of having a video highlights to gain maximum exposure
  • Learn about "Athletic Confidence"
  • The benefits of having a "Powerful Online Sports Profile"
  • And way more beneficial tips to help you reach the next level

What is the target audience?

  • High School Student Athletes
  • Players of all levels who want to play at the next level
  • Parents of High School Student Athletes
  • High School coaches who want to help their players navigate and succeed at the collegiate level
  • Anyone who wants to play at the collegiate or professional level
  • Anyone who wants to get educated about the college recruiting process

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Follow Our 3 Steps Strategy To Succeed
01:47
Players can follow our three steps strategy to succeed and play at the next level. We believe that the most important step for players to play at the next level is to PROMOTE themselves more effectively and get maximum exposure. Having the ability to CONNECT with the right audience and SHARE a player's sports profile with anyone can change a student's athlete life.
Section 2: Building And Promoting Your Own Identity
02:21
We outline the importance of building YOUR OWN PLAYER'S IDENTITY. Your image is important in sports and in your everyday life. Building your identity shows coaches your true character and gives them an idea of who you are.
01:00
At WeGotPlayers we believe that promoting yourself effectively is the most important step in the college recruiting and professional scouting process. How can you succeed if no one knows about your skills and abilities?
01:57
Having a powerful online profile could be the ticket to your next sports destination. So it's crucial to have all your information organized, easy to access and share with your audience.
01:30

Being proactive will get you far in the college recruiting process and this video will show you how and why to do it.

Section 3: College Recruiting
01:31

The college recruiting process has started yesterday. With the help of technology and resources available, the recruiting process starts as early as your freshman year in high school. Prepare yourself early and make sure you stay ahed of your competition.

01:45

Getting educated and doing your recruiting research early can give you an advantage over your competition. The sooner you start the better off at the end. Basically, the more you know the wiser future decisions you can make. Get educated and choose a school where you will be happy to study and play the sport you love. Going to college is not a 4 years choice, it's a lifetime decision.

01:20

Organizing your information and keeping your grades up can have an impact of the amount of scholarship you will get. College coaches love student-athletes who can not only perform on the field but also in the classroom. A college coach wants to make sure his/her student athletes can keep up academically. Those are the athletes that make a great fit. Academics are always important.

02:03

Make sure that you reach out to college coaches first and don't wait for them to contact you. This video provides you with great advise on how to properly email the college coaches and make a great impression.

02:20
Responsibilities are important but the order of execution can be even more important when time is not on your side. Players will get educated on the importance of the recruiting timeline responsabilities and what actions need to take place.
Section 4: Cost Of College
02:09

This video outlines the quick beneficial tips on how student-athletes can reduce the cost of college and save money. There are always way to do more and save money for your college tuition but everything takes time and research.

01:00
It's crucial to understand the importance of choosing a major right from the start. The sooner student-athletes know what major they want to be the better. Changing college majors can be very costly because it takes longer to graduate in most cases, it increases the cost of college, and it delays you on getting that dream job.
Section 5: The Elite Athletes
01:31

We share attributes and qualities of elite athletes who get up when they can't because they never stop trying. Elite athletes are on a level of their own. Only through hard work an athlete can become better but there are other qualities needed to make them elite.

01:44

Athletic confidence is always needed when you want to perform at your best and succeed in sports. No matter how talented the athlete is, without confidence they will hardly get noticed and showcase their true potential. Often times, you see talented athletes wasting their talent in the shadow of empty hopes. The answer is lack of confidence. This video will outline the key elements of how to get more athletic confidence.

Section 6: The Importance Of Video Highlights
01:43

We can't stress enough on the importance of having a video highlights in order to promote yourself and play at the next level. College coaches get many emails and very few make an impression and get on their recruiting radar. So, ask yourself how could you get on their radar without a video. The point is that you really need a video to properly introduce yourself and make an impression.

03:08

We have outlined 7 crucial tips on how to crete a cutting edge video highlight that helps you make a great first impression. The goals is to have a quality video to showcase your athletic abilities. A video always gets you closer to succeed in your sports journey.

Section 7: The Advantages Of Playing Sports
01:11

This video emphasizes on the importance of playing sports and the benefits of being active. Regardless, of how rough your journey gets, athletes always find a way to succeed and overcome difficulties with the lessons learned from playing sports.

01:27

As the best teacher is the game the key is to never stop learning from playing sports. This video outlines crucial lessons players can learn from sports. Those lessons often help athletes create lifetime values.

02:36
The following video will present 20 valuable lessons from playing sports. The last one is very tough but true.
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I would like to personally thank you for taking my course on the complex college recruiting process. I truly hope that now you are a more educated student-athlete or parent and closer in finding your ideal school fit. Make sure to get a proper evaluation of yourself from an academic and athletic perspective. Once you set realistic expectations for yourself, you will be able to search for schools that match your criteria and needs. From there on you can contact the coaches and share your online sports resume profile and video highlights.

If you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact me.

Regards,

Nicolae Popescu

Founder of WeGotPlayers

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Instructor Biography

Nicolae Popescu, Founder @ WeGotPlayers.com // Coach // Speaker

Nicolae Popescu is a former D1 full-scholarship student-athlete and the Founder of WeGotPlayers. He has experienced first-hand the complex college recruiting process himself. Nicolae' s knowledge, skills and sports expertise make him a valuable contributor in helping guide players and parents to find the right school fit. He is passionate about coaching, mentoring and positively influencing players succeed in their sports journey and life thru the power of education and technology.


The Story

Nicolae Popescu has built WeGotPlayers for those athletes who dream, hustle and work hard to play at the next level. For those players, who always had the desire to train, learn, build and promote their own identity to get discovered. The kind of players who have character, values, work ethic and a sharp mindset that will push them to do whatever it takes to succeed.

WeGotPlayers it’s designed to inspire and empower players reach their highest potential in sports and life. With so much information out there, it’s so hard to know where to start, what to do and who to trust. We are here to help you unleash your talent so it won’t get lost in the shadows of empty hopes. Navigating throughthe college recruiting process himself and thanks to all the wonderful and helpful coaches and teachers he worked with, Nicolae has been fortunate to earn a full athletic scholarship at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, CT.

Today, he’s a proud husband, father, entrepreneur and coach who always tries to positively influence and help guide players on and off the field achieve their sports dreams. This is what fulfills him and gives him the power, energy and strength to keep on inspiring others achieve their dreams. Nicolae’s story is just one example of how playing sports changed his life.

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