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Swimmers: 3 Steps to Find a Job

I recently posted a blog on the 5 Reasons Employers Should Hire Swimmers.  The post received nearly 80,000 views from swimmers all over the world.

I was surprised by many of the comments I received. For example, several said something like, “Thanks, I am now going to put my swimming career on my resume.”  I was obviously wondering why it wasn’t already there, in bold print! Parents of swimmers often commented with statements like, “I am showing this to my daughter to demonstrate that hard work may help her succeed in a business career.”  Again, I would have thought that was obvious.

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5 Reasons Employers Should Hire Swimmers

This blog was published on Relus.com

A blog post about five reasons employers should hire tennis players recently grabbed my attention and thoughts.  While I agree (and like to hire athletes in general), I feel the qualities possessed by a competitive swimmer are even greater.   So, given the choice, hire both.   But, if you can only hire one – pick the swimmer!

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