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Athlete Career & Education Program

Adecco supports Team USA!

As a proud sponsor of the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC), we’re making it a little easier for Team USA athletes to realize their gold medal dreams by helping them pursue excellence outside of sport. Through the Athlete Career and Education (ACE) program, we connect with athletes to provide individual career coaching support.

Excelling on a Different Type of Playing Field

Whether athletes are looking for a part-time job while training, preparing for their career transition, or determining their next steps on a long-term career journey, Adecco is here to help!

Eligible athletes can work with a certified career coach, who can provide individual support and connect athletes with the best employer and/or professional development resource to achieve success.

Specifically, we help members of Team USA:

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    Explore which careers and industries align with their personal values, interests, and skills.

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    Learn about the hidden job market and how to tap into the opportunities that are not listed online.

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    Create a long-term career development plan that offers direction for life after sport.

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    Learn the tricks and tactics to conduct a job search efficiently and effectively.

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    Work on building a brand and putting their best foot forward with a LinkedIn Profile and social media presence.

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    Update their resume and translate athletic skills into the language of business.

Working with my Adecco Career Coach has been both an amazing experience and a golden opportunity. Angel has helped me form a vision for my future, as well as, helped me find the resources I needed to get started on my career journey. I am forever grateful!

Tricia Downing

2016 Paralympian (Shooting)

Working with my career coach helped me discover things about myself that are critical for career planning that I wouldn’t have known to explore. It was exciting to learn about how so many attributes that made me a successful athlete will help me be successful in the next step of my career.

Kikkan Randall

Five-time Olympian, Olympic gold medalist

Upon my retirement, I was able to work one-on-one with an ACE career coach on things like resume review, mock job interviews, researching companies, networking, and other career development activities which lead me to securing a job as a Digital Community Management Specialist at BP.

Tucker Dupree

Two time Paralympian (Swimming), Four-Time Medallist

Be a part of the program.

Adecco connects employers to a pipeline of dedicated, focused, and world-class athletes, who are committed to teamwork and excellence. By offering flexible—yet meaningful—job opportunities, employers can play an important role in helping U.S. athletes transition from being a member of Team USA to a valuable member of your team. If you’re interested in hiring Team USA athletes, contact or fill out the form below.

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