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Unlocking Your Purpose with Victor Hobson
Episode 1720th January 2021 • Life Beyond the Game • Joe Hawley
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This week we have Victor Hobson on the show!

Victor Hobson is a former linebacker who played 7 years in the NFL with the New York Jets, Cincinnati Bengals, and Arizona Cardinals. We connected for a forum for entrepreneurs and shared a similar end of career journey, both making the decision to walk away from the game and experiencing a loss of identity. Victor is now successful in the financial industry and is making a global impact as the Managing Principal at ASE Global Group.

In this episode, we discussed:

  • Victor’s early athletic journey and his time playing college football
  • How the coaches and training at Michigan impacted Victor’s mental development
  • What real leadership looks like
  • The journey of the NFL draft and the new mindset required for the next level
  • The many roles that Victor took on in the NFL
  • The end of Victor’s career and what led him to walk away from the game
  • The transition out of the league and finding a new profession 
  • The power of taking full responsibility and not being a victim of circumstance
  • How the desire to help other NFL players led Victor to finance
  • Financial advice and the value of asking educated questions around your money
  • The importance of cultivating relationships with all types of people
  • Identifying the True You and finding who you really are
  • Surrounding yourself with mentors 
  • Victor’s vision for the future

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Connect with Victor

Twitter | @victor_hobson

LinkedIn | Victor Hobson

Connect with Joe

Website |

Website | The Härt Collective

LinkedIn | Joe Hawley

Instagram | @joe.hawley


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