Pro Volley 101 Video Series

Introduction: About RJO & BeyondAthletic.com

Intro to #ProVolley101: A video series to learn how to prepare for and "go pro" as a volleyball athlete globally! Hosted by Ryan Jay Owens

FREE INFO DOWNLOAD: http://bit.ly/BAProVolleySeriespdf

HOW WILL THIS SERIES WILL HELP YOU?
You'll get the steps before, during & after preparing for this opportunity, selecting agents, teams & playing your first season successfully... all from a current pro and former USA national team athlete, BeyondAthletic.com podcast host and agency owner @ EliteVolley.com plus special guests...

IN THIS EPISODE Pro's * Follow your dream * Get on your national team’s radar * Make money * 24/7 Learning: Comfort zone * Personal growth * Build your network * Cultural & Visual experience * Embrace Global mindset vs Cons * Personal network shrinks * POOR JOB SECURITY * SCARCE JOB AVAILABILITY * Cultural shock * Start from zero * Trust foreign people * Health care * Uncertain rules / regulations and justice Being Prepared * Follow this series & Beyond Athletic Podcast Stories/GamePlans * Write out mission, plan of action on paper and then in Google Doc * Take the Pro Volley 101 Course work (elitevolley.com/pro) * Make a Pro Athlete CV (http://bit.ly/PROATHLETEcv) * Join Mentorship groups Beyond Athletic Online Group sessions / WhatsApp / FB groups * Connect with current/former pro's

Episode #1: GETTING STARTED

ProVolley101: Deciding & Getting Started (Episode #1)
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HOW WILL THIS SERIES WILL HELP YOU?
You'll get the steps before, during & after preparing for this opportunity, selecting agents, teams & playing your first season successfully... all from a current pro and former USA national team athlete, BeyondAthletic.com podcast host and agency owner @ EliteVolley.com plus special guests...

IN THIS EPISODE
1. Set up Google account * Get Google Docs & Drive apps

2. Build resumé aka CV (Curriculum Vitae) * Example CV: http://bit.ly/PROATHLETEcv

3. Source Videos * Trifecta storage (offline/cloud/streaming) * Google Drive * Portable Hard drive * Youtube/Vimeo

4. Create PR pages * FB athlete page * Wiki page with link to CV Communication platform prep * Email: make professional email not school or casual email * Get messengers (FB messenger, whatsapp, viber, Line) * Get video conferencing * Zoom.us app * Messenger App * Skype App

5. PRO TIP: Set up mailing list account * MailerLite vs MailChimp

6. White label email creation * Intro with opt-in * Team vs agent only * Autoresponder * Blog/video update auto built email monthly

7. Start building pro volley contacts NOW! (Note: Episode #3 covers this in-depth and gives a contact list to start you off!) * Agencies * Teams/coaches * Players

COMING UP NEXT Episodes… *#3 Research Agencies & Teams *#4 Prepare to Switch from Amateur to Pro Mode * #5 Build Your Personal Team & Brand ....& More!

Episode #2: GET ORGANIZED & STARTED!

ProVolley101 "Get Organized & Start Your Brand" (Episode #2)
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FREE INFO DOWNLOAD: http://bit.ly/BAProVolleySeriespdf

HOW WILL THIS SERIES WILL HELP YOU?
You'll get the steps before, during & after preparing for this opportunity, selecting agents, teams & playing your first season successfully... all from a current pro and former USA national team athlete, BeyondAthletic.com podcast host and agency owner @ EliteVolley.com plus special guests...

IN THIS EPISODE

1. Set up Google account * Get Google Docs & Drive apps

2. Build resumé aka CV (Curriculum Vitae) * Example CV: http://bit.ly/PROATHLETEcv

3. Source Videos * Trifecta storage (offline/cloud/streaming) * Google Drive * Portable Hard drive * Youtube/Vimeo

4. Create PR pages * FB athlete page * Wiki page with link to CV Communication platform prep * Email: make professional email not school or casual email * Get messengers (FB messenger, whatsapp, viber, Line) * Get video conferencing * Zoom.us app * Messenger App * Skype App

5. PRO TIP: Set up mailing list account * MailerLite vs MailChimp

6. White label email creation * Intro with opt-in * Team vs agent only * Autoresponder * Blog/video update auto built email monthly

7. Start building pro volley contacts NOW! (Note: Episode #3 covers this in-depth and gives a contact list to start you off!) * Agencies * Teams/coaches * Players

COMING UP NEXT Episodes… *#3 Research Agencies & Teams *#4 Prepare to Switch from Amateur to Pro Mode * #5 Build Your Personal Team & Brand ....& More!

Episode #3: AGENT & TEAM ROLES

ProVolley101: "Getting to Know Agent & Team Roles" (Episode #3) [Download Episode's Freebie: http://bit.ly/BAPpv101ep3] [Free Resources for mailing list subscribers: http://bit.ly/2fuyz0u ] FREE SERIES INFO DOWNLOAD: http://bit.ly/BAProVolleySeriespdf

HOW WILL THIS SERIES WILL HELP YOU? You'll get the steps before, during & after preparing for this opportunity, selecting agents, teams & playing your first season successfully... all from a current pro and former USA national team athlete, BeyondAthletic.com podcast host and agency owner @ EliteVolley.com plus special guests...

IN THIS EPISODE * WHEN CAN I SIGN WITH AN AGENCY? * Sign with an agency when your collegiate eligibility is 100% finished. Which is after your last match as a senior player on your school’s team

#1 WHAT SHOULD AN AGENCY DO EXACTLY? * EDUCATE / HELP PLAYER’S TRANSITION SMOOTHLY * MARKETING TO TEAMS * NEGOTIATE YOUR CONTRACT * PROTECT YOU WHILE UNDER CONTRACT * MOST LIKELY THEY WON’T * Keep you fit, healthy, in-form, manage your social media PR, know overtime you make the news, find things for you to do with your free time, register your flight miles, do your taxes, keep your documents organized, etc… * Note: you gotta take care of everything while with a team. You are ALONE! ALONEEEEEE…. So build a network to stay on track, not lose your mind and to optimize your time/knowledge base.

#2 TEAMS * WHAT THEY DO? * They pay for… * 100% PAID * Travel to and from their team from your home * Housing with utilities (maybe not internet) and furnished * Salary NET of taxes cash or deposit to local or foreign bank account * Health Insurance * Most likely… * Internet in home (ask for MiFi router so you can travel within your country with it!) * 1 meal per day (especially during weekdays) maybe all meals! * Asian teams commonly do all meals with teams or in hotels * Car or Bicycle in small towns * Full Health Insurance * Bonuses for team finishes / wins * Slightly possible * Train tickets/discount cards * deals through local sponsors * Dental insurance * Language school / tutor * Education with University * Youth coaching jobs * Bonuses for individual performance

#3 START CONNECTING WITH OTHER PRO's! *Use the USAV site to see each years pro transfer list and get to contacting and networking! COMING UP NEXT Episodes…

*#4 Switch from Amateur to Pro Mode *

#5 Build Your Personal Team & Brand ....& More!

Episode Partners: PlayAbroad101.com | BeyondAthletic.com | EliteVolley.com | Elite Sport Students

Episode #4: COLLEGE vs PRO VOLLEY

Episode #4: College vs Pro Volley | BeyondAthletic.com Free Resources for mailing list subscribers: http://bit.ly/2fuyz0u ]

FREE INFO DOWNLOAD: http://bit.ly/BAProVolleySeriespdf

HOW WILL THIS SERIES WILL HELP YOU?
College vs Pro Team Differences

#1 Change your mindset from amateur to pro

#2: Expectations before season

#3 Arriving to your team

#4 Training expectations

#5 What kinds of matches?

Episode Partners: PlayAbroad101.com | BeyondAthletic.com | EliteVolley.com | Elite Sport Students


 

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