It’s no secret that athletes make great entrepreneurs. The skills we acquired during our years of competition prepared us for the intense level of discipline, personal development, and follow-through that it takes to win in entrepreneurship. "Athlete to Entrepreneur" is an online event for athletes to come together and share their entrepreneurial journeys with the world. The goal is to educate, impact, and inspire current and former athletes to think outside of the box, become change agents for the communities they serve, and carve out a new lane for themselves post-sports. Check out the full video here: https://youtu.be/jB1ckTv8Bjg This event was sponsored by selfpublishn30days.com and my new book, "Thrive After Sports" Order your copy today by clicking here! http://www.thriveaftersportsbook.com/ Thank you for your support! Connect with me at https://www.tajdashaun.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tajdashaun/ Instagram: @tajdashaun Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/coachtajdashaun YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdQgi_hDXaP5-6OtX_Nyf4A
Former pro football player and entrepreneur Derrick Furlow Jr shares his "Get Out of Arkansas" plan and when he learned his higher calling. On this episode, we hear a little bit more about Derrick's background.
Derrick Furlow - The Hardest Part of Transitioning Out of Sports
The Damn Good Day Show
#106 - On today's episode we feature ex-professional football player Derrick Furlow. These days Derrick spends his time as an author and a public motivational speaker, oftentimes talking about transitions that athletes go through, especially when leaving sports.On this episode we discuss:1. The struggles athletes go through when reshaping their identity without sports.2. How to leverage the internet for opportunities.3. And, the importance of taking action.As always you can watch this episode with Derrick and I LIVE on Youtube. And without further ado, Episode 106 with Derrick Furlow Let's jump into it.
How To Transition Like A Champion with Derrick Furlow Jr | A Frugal Athlete
A Frugal Athlete Podcast Network
In this episode, we talk to Derrick Furlow Jr about how to use your skills and transition successfully into your next career. Derrick Furlow Jr is a former football player who has become an entrepreneur, author, and speaker. Derrick shares his experience from football to sales to ultimately betting on himself and his skills to go the entrepreneur route. He also talks about how fellow athletes have the skills already engrained inside themselves to be successful in the world of business. Get Derrick's Book Here: https://amzn.to/375AJwn For more information on how to be smarter with your money check out our website at www.afrugalathlete.com Follow us on Social Instagram:https://www.instagram.com/afrugalathlete/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/FrugalAthlete LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/a-frugal-athlete/ Follow Amobi Okugo [Founder] Twitter:https://twitter.com/amobisays Instagram:https://www.instagram.com/amobisays/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/okugo/ Website: https://www.amobiokugo.com/
Always Better than Yesterday with Ryan Hartley | A Podcast for Heart Centred Leaders
In this episode I am joined by Derrick Furlow Jr. Derrick was just another kid who wanted a better life and saw sports, football in particular as an vehicle that could provide it. During his football journey to and through The University of Tennessee were he completed his bachelors and masters degree in 4 years. Derrick realized that football was just a temporary stage for his permanent purpose. The adversity he endured and challenges he faced shifted his perspective; putting him in alignment with his true assignment. Now today he shares his story and the principals he learned to Impact, Inspire & Empower people; while putting them in position to transition! In this episode you will hear: 04:30 becoming good at making friends 08:30 being left obsolete 09:30 you never know who's watching so make sure you bet on yourself 12:30 the chip on his shoulder 14:00 the grind always pays off 15:30 being an authorised dealer of hope 19:30 when Derrick stopped focusing on me, myself and I 21:15 honouring those who go before you and leaving a legacy for those that come behind you and why your last name outlives your first name 22:30 the most difficult transition - the identity crisis 27:00 be an 89'er 30:00 the successful transition formula Please do share this with the one person in your network who needs to hear this! Much love Ryan Connect with Derrick: Website: https://derrickfurlow.com/ Book (What's Next? How to Transition like a Champion) : https://derrickfurlow.com/whats-next/ IG: @derrickfurlowjr Connect with Always Better than Yesterday: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Whatsapp: (+44) 07970339936 Facebook Community: www.facebook.com/groups/weareabty Master Heart and Mind Group Coaching: www.ryanhartley.co.uk Thank you to our friends at WebCreation, proud supporters of the Always Better than Yesterday Interview Sessions. Head to www.WebCreationGroup.com for stunning websites at sensible prices.
Cold Calling and Closing Mastery with John Molyneux
Derrick was just another kid who wanted a better life and saw sports, football in particular as an vehicle that could provide it. During his football journey to and through The University of Tennessee from(2005-2009) he played football and completed his bachelors and masters degree in 4 years. Derrick soon realized that football was just a temporary stage for his permanent purpose. The adversity he endured and challenges he faced shifted his perspective; putting him in alignment with his true assignment. Now today he shares his story and the principals he learned to from sports to Impact, Inspire & Empower people; while putting them in position to transition! Check him out on Callstarz: https://callstarz.com/2020 The host, John Molyneux also provides sales training. Download his free PDF copy of Samurai Close: https://tinyurl.com/SamuraiClosePDF Schedule a free ice breaker here: https://jm80consulting.youcanbook.me Join the facebook family: intcoachingcommunity.com Music by: www.mymusictheme.net
It's Already In You (featuring Derrick Furlow Jr.)
Marley is joined by Derrick Furlow to kick off Season 4 Episode 1. She opens this episode with an inspirational message that encourages the listener to focus on 3 key areas to ensure success and happiness in 2020. Derrick Furlow shares how he navigated through academics, athletics, and personal challenges to elevate his life as a successful entrepreneur in athletics. Marley also highlights a listener who left a voice message on the Anchor App sharing how a past episode inspired her. Don't forget to catch the YouTube After Show: https://youtu.be/2ha5HGb-1xQ Contact Marley Instagram: @yupshesaidit @the_bfca_experience Twitter: @futuredrholmes Email: email@example.com Contact Derrick Furlow: Instagram: @derrickfurlowjr Twitter: @derrickfurlowjr Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: https://derrickfurlow.com/ --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/yup-she-said-it/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/yup-she-said-it/support
In this episode, we discuss how staying committed is an integral part of growth and success. My dear friend, Derrick Furlow, shares part of his story - how commitment was modeled to him at an early age - as well as his personal “how to transition” formula.