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Celebrate Olympic Day on June 23rd!

On June 23rd, 1894 the International Olympic Committee (IOC) was formally established and with it, the creation of the modern Olympics movement. The IOC was established by Pierre de Coubertin in Paris, and the first modern Olympics were held 2 years later in Athens, Greece. Coubertin became the second IOC president and helped run the Olympic […] Read Article “Celebrate Olympic Day on June 23rd!”

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Team USA Skeleton Athlete Morgan Tracey and the USOC Athlete Career Program

In today’s USOC Athlete Career Program video, Team USA skeleton athlete Morgan Tracey talks about her sport, her life off the track, and her partnership with the USOC Athlete Career Program, sponsored by Adecco. When she isn’t training on the ice, Morgan is an AmeriCorps volunteer, a wild land firefighter and also works as a […] Read Article “Team USA Skeleton Athlete Morgan Tracey and the USOC Athlete Career Program”

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Team USA Speedskaters Heather Richardson, Kelly Gunther and the USOC Athlete Career Program

In today’s USOC Athlete Career Program video, Team USA Speedskaters Heather Richardson & Kelly Gunther talk about their partnership with the USOC Athlete Career Program, sponsored by Adecco. When they aren’t training on the ice, Heather and Kelly work in the kitting department at GE Healthcare Surgery in Salt Lake City, Utah. Click here to learn […] Read Article “Team USA Speedskaters Heather Richardson, Kelly Gunther and the USOC Athlete Career Program”

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Team USA Skeleton Athlete Veronica Day and the USOC Athlete Career Program

In today’s USOC Athlete Career Program video, Veronica Day  talks about her life as a “slider” for Team USA’s skeleton squad, and her partnership with the USOC Athlete Career Program, sponsored by Adecco. When she isn’t training on the track, Veronica works remotely as a marketing & events coordinator for Adecco Staffing in Lake Placid, […] Read Article “Team USA Skeleton Athlete Veronica Day and the USOC Athlete Career Program”

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Team USA Speedskater Patrick Meek and the USOC Athlete Career Program

In today’s USOC Athlete Career Program video, Patrick Meek talks about his life as a speedskater for Team USA, and his partnership with the USOC Athlete Career Program, sponsored by Adecco. When he isn’t training on the ice, Patrick works as a concierge and in valet services at the Waldorf Astoria in Park City, Utah. […] Read Article “Team USA Speedskater Patrick Meek and the USOC Athlete Career Program”

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USOC Athlete Career Program: Diversity of Thought

Adecco recruits and retains a dynamic workforce — where people are recognized for their abilities and career goals.  We’ve partnered with the USOC for the Athlete Career Program — a program which helps aspiring Olympic and Paralympic athletes find work that allows them the flexibility and financial resources to train. With over 70,000 associates on […] Read Article “USOC Athlete Career Program: Diversity of Thought”

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Team USA Speedskater Travis Jayner & the USOC Athlete Career Program

In today’s USOC Athlete Career Program video, 2010 U.S. Olympic Bronze Medalist Travis Jayner talks about his life as a speedskater for Team USA, and his partnership with the USOC Athlete Career Program, sponsored by Adecco. When he isn’t training on the ice, Travis works as a bellhop and valet assistant at the Waldorf Astoria […] Read Article “Team USA Speedskater Travis Jayner & the USOC Athlete Career Program”

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USOC Athlete Career Program Athlete & Client Testimonials

Would your company benefit from driven, focused and team-oriented employees that consistently give 100%? At Adecco, we know that hiring U.S. Olympic and Paralympic hopefuls is a win-win for everyone. But don’t just take our word for it! Check out this new video blog from USOC Athlete Career Program Specialist Angel Bovee, as she presents […] Read Article “USOC Athlete Career Program Athlete & Client Testimonials”

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USOC Athlete Career Program Specialist Goes to Sochi

The Sochi Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games are right around the corner, and Adecco will be there! Join us on the Adecco USA blog as Angel Bovee, USOC Athlete Career Program Specialist, reports from Sochi, Russia. In her updates, she’ll highlight the athletes in the USOC Athlete Career Program and explore what makes them elite […] Read Article “USOC Athlete Career Program Specialist Goes to Sochi”

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U.S. Paralympic Rower Emma Preuschl and the Team USA Career Program

We’re sending good vibes and best wishes to Emma Preuschl, U.S. Paralympic rower and Team USA Career Program participant, as she competes in the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Through the Team USA Career Program, Emma works as a dietitian at GE Aviation. Watch this video below about her role there and send her a shout […] Read Article “U.S. Paralympic Rower Emma Preuschl and the Team USA Career Program”