The Sweet Adversity Podcast: Entrepreneurship/Adversity/Lifestyle

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The Sweet Adversity Podcast is an interview series, hosted by Nick DiNardo, that focuses on the stories and science of adversity. adversity is an opportunity and not a threat. It is something we should lean into, and develop habits to focus on positive responses. Interviews include: entrepreneurs, athletes, peak performance experts, artists, psychologists and anyone who has a story to tell.

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SA 091: How to Raise Your Game with Performance Coach Alan Stein Jr.
56:05
<p>  World-renowned coach, speaker and author Alan Stein Jr. breaks down what the highest performers do during unseen hours, best exemplified in a private session with basketball superstar Kobe Bryant. Guest Bio: Alan Stein Jr. spent 15+ years working with the highest performing basketball players on the planet. Alan delivers high-energy keynotes, interactive workshops and…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/alan-stein-jr/">SA 091: How to Raise Your Game with Performance Coach Alan Stein Jr.</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jan 09, 2019
SA 090: How to Truly Live Big with Entrepreneur & Author Ajit Nawalkha
39:23
<p>  In this episode, entrepreneur and author Ajit Nawalkha of Mindvalley talks about his book, LIVE BIG: The Entrepreneurs Guide to Passion, Practicality and Purpose. Here he shares lessons on entrepreneurship, parenting, mentorship, mindset, productivity, success, and more. Guest Bio: Ajit Nawalkha was born and raised in the small town of Jaipur, India with humble…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/ajit-nawalkha/">SA 090: How to Truly Live Big with Entrepreneur & Author Ajit Nawalkha</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Dec 12, 2018
SA 089: Finding a Mission and Making an Impact with 24 Foundation’s Kevin Bartlett
28:04
<p>  In this episode, Kevin Bartlett talks about how he got involved with the 24 Foundation, his own experience with his father’s battle with cancer, and how that motivated him to find a mission and make an impact. Guest Bio: “Dream Big, Worry Small.” If you ask anyone who knows Kevin you will be greeted…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/kevin-bartlett/">SA 089: Finding a Mission and Making an Impact with 24 Foundation’s Kevin Bartlett</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jul 18, 2018
SA 088: How to Become a SuperConnector with Scott Gerber
27:29
<p>  Scott Gerber of The Community Company join us in this episode, and we talk about connection, community, developing deep authentic relationships, being yourself, and what it takes to be a consistent community builder and relationship builder. Guest Bio: Scott Gerber is CEO of The Community Company, an organization that builds and manages community-driven programs…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/scott-gerber/">SA 088: How to Become a SuperConnector with Scott Gerber</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Mar 27, 2018
SA 087: Living Well Despite Adversity with Harriet Cabelly
39:02
<p>  How do you deal with adversity and use it to be better and not bitter? Joining us in this episode is Harriet Cabelly, Adversity Counselor And Parent Coach. We talk about her experiences of adversity, loss and trauma, and she shares what motivated her to be the person and the coach that she is.…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/harriet-cabelly/">SA 087: Living Well Despite Adversity with Harriet Cabelly</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Mar 20, 2018
SA 086: The Mechanics of the Mind with Performance Coach Len Wright
44:58
<p>Peak performance coach and NLP Master Practitioner Len Wright talks about the science and mechanics behind how to train your brain to use adversity to your advantage. Guest Bio: Len Wright of ZenLenCoaching.com is a performance coach, Neuro Linguistic Programming Master Practitioner, Psycho-linguistics Practitioner and Certified Hypnotherapist. Len loves seeing people shed and release what’s…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/len-wright/">SA 086: The Mechanics of the Mind with Performance Coach Len Wright</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jan 02, 2018
SA 085: Mental Health in Entrepreneurship with Impact Founder Kristin Darga
27:55
<p>In this episode, Kristin Darga, founder of  Impact Founder, talks about mental and emotional health, and working with entrepreneurs struggling with depression and feelings of inadequacy and failure. Guest Bio: Kristin Darga, Founder of Impact Founder™ Through her work, she saw need for a community where founders could connect and share their stories of success…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/kristin-darga/">SA 085: Mental Health in Entrepreneurship with Impact Founder Kristin Darga</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Dec 26, 2017
SA 084: Looking into the Future with Entrepreneur & Bestselling Author Rob Reid
1:01:08
<p>Entrepreneur and bestselling author Rob Reid talks about curiosity and his many interests including science fiction, tech, and Middle Eastern history. He shares his writing process and his thoughts about the future, his books, and his podcast, After On. Guest Bio: Rob Reid is an author of speculative fiction based in New York City. His…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/rob-reid/">SA 084: Looking into the Future with Entrepreneur & Bestselling Author Rob Reid</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Nov 07, 2017
SA 083: The Relentless Pursuit of Greatness with NFL Player Thomas Williams
53:29
<p>  NFL player Thomas Williams talks about the challenges he faced in his football career, how he transitioned to being a published author and public speaker, and his thoughts on goal setting, peak performance and the future of football. Guest Bio: As a Published Author, Public Speaker, Guest Lecturer and NFL Player Engagement Ambassador, Thomas R.…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/thomas-williams/">SA 083: The Relentless Pursuit of Greatness with NFL Player Thomas Williams</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Oct 31, 2017
SA 082: How to Build True Resilience with Muay Thai Champion Chris Romulo
36:04
<p>  Muay Thai Champion Chris Romulo talks about his upbringing, his relationship with his father, what he’s tried to do with his own kids, and the amazing story of adversity he’s gone through to build this resilience that he has through sport. Guest Bio: Chris Romulo is a Queens, New York native who always yearned…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/chris-romulo/">SA 082: How to Build True Resilience with Muay Thai Champion Chris Romulo</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Oct 24, 2017
SA 081: The Art of Making Things Happen with Bluefish Founder Steve Sims
43:23
<p>What does it take to be different in a world where everyone’s doing the same thing? Steve Sims, founder of Bluefish, has a new book, Bluefishing: The Art of Making Things Happen. Here he talks about relationships, communication, entrepreneurship, parenting, and building a successful business that’s different from everyone else’s. Guest Bio: Steve Sims is…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/steve-sims-bluefishing/">SA 081: The Art of Making Things Happen with Bluefish Founder Steve Sims</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Oct 17, 2017
SA080 – Unconditional Love and Gratitude with Nick Hemmert
44:07
<p>  The Center for Awesomeness Co-founder, Nick Hemmert, describes himself as a collector of Awesomeness. A practitioner of Awesomeness. A shopkeeper of Awesomeness. He brings his passion for personal growth and development to his business, community, family and friends. He is an Infinite Possibilities Trainer, a Tony Robbins Mastery University graduate (yes, he’s walked on…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/nick-hemmert/">SA080 – Unconditional Love and Gratitude with Nick Hemmert</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
May 24, 2017
SA079: Becoming an Impact Entrepreneur with Mike Flynn
50:53
<p>In Mike’s own words: When I am not busy staring into the eyes of my gorgeous wife (who I’ve known since the age of nine) or playing with my four beautiful children, I am seeking ways to make a significantly positive impact in the lives of others. Like you, I came out of the womb…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/mike-flynn/">SA079: Becoming an Impact Entrepreneur with Mike Flynn</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
May 17, 2017
SA078: How to Create Tribal Alchemy with Dave Fleming
54:14
<p>  Dave Fleming is a highly sought-after keynote speaker who invigorates audiences with his thought-provoking lessons, gleaned from two decades of studying ingenuity and coaching some of the world’s most ingenious tribes. A student and teacher of human ingenuity, Dave’s scholarly and professional experiences led him to develop a framework for collective ingenuity he calls…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/dave-fleming/">SA078: How to Create Tribal Alchemy with Dave Fleming</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
May 10, 2017
SA077: The Importance of Transparency with Book in a Box Co-Founder Zach Obront
38:06
<p>  Zach Obront is co-founder of Book in a Box, a publishing company that helps surround experts with the professional publishing team necessary to help them write, publish, and market their books. He’s worked directly with hundreds of authors to professionally publish and promote their books, reaching millions of readers. He is also the co-author…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/zach-obront/">SA077: The Importance of Transparency with Book in a Box Co-Founder Zach Obront</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
May 03, 2017
SA076 – Exploring Success & Perspective with Larry Hagner
48:55
<p>Bio: The surface doesn’t always reflect what is really deep underneath. Truth: we don’t know what experiences someone brings to the table when we meet them. Nothing more real can be said about Larry Hagner’s story than that. To meet Larry, one would not know, first hand, his tumultuous childhood. Childhood Raised by a single…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/larry-hagner/">SA076 – Exploring Success & Perspective with Larry Hagner</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Apr 19, 2017
SA075: Living a Life of Significance with Aaron Walker
41:19
<p>  Businessman and Life Coach, Aaron Walker, has inspired many through his leadership, mentorship, and consistent pursuit of excellence. He enjoys helping others and believes experience is a great teacher. 36 years of entrepreneurship and marriage have given Aaron a wealth of experience. Aaron continues to reach new heights and broaden his perspective of the…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/aaron_walker2/">SA075: Living a Life of Significance with Aaron Walker</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Apr 12, 2017
SA074: Developing Passive Streams of Income with Matt Miller, Founder of School Spirit Vending
40:30
<p>Matt Miller spent the first nine years of his career as an Air Force pilot, before entering the corporate world to work at both Abbott Laboratories and Valassis. While a top performer for both companies, his long-term desire was to start a business and be his own boss. A good friend one day mentioned the…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/matt-miller/">SA074: Developing Passive Streams of Income with Matt Miller, Founder of School Spirit Vending</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Apr 07, 2017
SA073: On Being in “The Zone” with 15 Year MLB Pitcher Todd Stottlemyre
1:03:05
<p>  Todd Vernon Stottlemyre (born May 20, 1965) is a former right-handed starting pitcher in Major League Baseball who played 15 seasons for the Toronto Blue Jays, Oakland Athletics, St. Louis Cardinals, Texas Rangers and Arizona Diamondbacks. He is the son of Mel Stottlemyre, former New York Yankees pitcher. His brother Mel Stottlemyre, Jr. also…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/todd-stottlemyre/">SA073: On Being in “The Zone” with 15 Year MLB Pitcher Todd Stottlemyre</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Mar 29, 2017
SA072 – How to Live Life in the Front Row with Jon Vroman
43:49
<p>From Jon himself: I’m a husband and father of two amazing boys first, and when I’m not doing that, I’m a social entrepreneur who helps people live life in the front row. My passion is speaking, coaching and running live events, like the Speaker Trainer Experience & Dads Retreat.  I interview A.MAZ.ING people on the…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/johvroman/">SA072 – How to Live Life in the Front Row with Jon Vroman</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Mar 22, 2017
SA071 – Developing Strength through Struggle with Mark Goblowsky
40:19
<p>  As a child Mr. Goblowsky had always been interested in learning about martial arts, its strategy and the philosophy that went with it. He first heard about the martial arts through an elementary school gym teacher. The stories were extraordinary. His interest blossomed to a fascination with ideas of training in martial arts to…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/mark-goblowsky/">SA071 – Developing Strength through Struggle with Mark Goblowsky</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Mar 15, 2017
SA070 – Eric Davis on the Essential Habits of Heroes
39:31
<p>  Eric Davis served our country as a U.S. Navy SEAL and decorated veteran of the Global War on Terror. Eric has been recognized as one of the premier sniper instructors in the U.S. military and has served as a Master Training Specialist at the SEAL sniper school in Coronado, CA. He is an expert…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/eric-davis2/">SA070 – Eric Davis on the Essential Habits of Heroes</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Mar 13, 2017
SA 069: Discovering, Dissecting and Hacking Flow State with Steven Kotler
<p>  Steven Kotler: His writings have been translated into over 40 languages and appeared in over 80 publications, including The New York Times, Atlantic Monthly, Forbes, Wired and TIME. He also writes “Far Frontiers,” a blog about science and culture for Forbes.com, appears frequently on television and radio, and lectures widely on technological, scientific and…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/steven-kotler/">SA 069: Discovering, Dissecting and Hacking Flow State with Steven Kotler</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Mar 01, 2017
SA 068: Why “You are the One” with Transformational Coach Kute Blackson
50:37
<p>A charismatic visionary and transformational teacher, Kute Blackson offers a fresh, bold look at spiritual awareness for a whole new generation. Blackson’s unique lineage lay the blueprint for his approach to breaking down barriers and setting the gifts and greatness of others free. Born in Ghana, West Africa, Blackson’s multicultural upbringing as the child of…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/kute-blackson/">SA 068: Why “You are the One” with Transformational Coach Kute Blackson</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Feb 22, 2017
SA 067: Tuan Nguyen on Work/Life Integration and Leadership for Ambitious Dads
<p>Guest Bio: Tuan Nguyen is a serial entrepreneur.  He’s run several multi-million dollar internet companies and business advisory practices.  Tuan has delivered over 300 speaking engagements, including 3 TEDx talks (within 20 months). Tuan’s success is equaled only by the adversity moments he endured.  Tuan survived fleeing Vietnam after flatlining on the trip: TWICE.  He…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/tuan-nguyen/">SA 067: Tuan Nguyen on Work/Life Integration and Leadership for Ambitious Dads</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Feb 15, 2017
SA 066: Jayson Gaignard on How to Build Authentic Relationships
47:04
<p>Jayson Gaignard, entrepreneur and author of Mastermind Dinners, talks about starting a business and being in debt and how he changed his mindset to being value-driven; building a business he’s proud of, and how to build and cultivate authentic relationships. Guest Bio: Jayson Gaignard is a Canadian entrepreneur, networking specialist, and author who founded MastermindTalks,…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/jayson-gaignard/">SA 066: Jayson Gaignard on How to Build Authentic Relationships</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Feb 08, 2017
SA 065: Jason MacKenzie on the Key to Deep, Authentic Relationships: Vulnerability
49:28
<p>Jason MacKenzie’s wife’s battled bipolar disorder and ultimately took her own life. We talk about how that affected Jason as a father and husband. These are things that Jason has now honed into a message that has helped people to own their own story. Guest Bio: Jason MacKenzie is an expert on peak human performance.…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/jason-mackenzie/">SA 065: Jason MacKenzie on the Key to Deep, Authentic Relationships: Vulnerability</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Feb 01, 2017
SA 064: Jeff Bouwman on Debt, and the 3 Principles for Controlling the #1 Cause of Stress and Anxiety in Our Lives – Finances
51:43
<p>In this episode, I interview Jeff Bouwman, author of Your Income, Your Life. We talk about the #1 cause of stress and anxiety in the majority of people’s lives – finances. Jeff shares his advice on creating a budget and getting our finances under control.  Guest Bio: Jeff Bouwman is a Canadian financial author, accountant, leader,…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/jeff-bouwman/">SA 064: Jeff Bouwman on Debt, and the 3 Principles for Controlling the #1 Cause of Stress and Anxiety in Our Lives – Finances</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jan 25, 2017
SA 063: Danny Iny on How Teaching is the Key To Success and Fulfillment
42:55
<p>Danny Iny, founder of Mirasee, talks about his humble beginnings, the adversities he’s faced and what he’s doing to help entrepreneurs. He also talks about his new book, Teach and Grow Rich, and we dive into a case study on marketing and course development. Guest Bio: Danny Iny (@DannyIny) is the founder of Mirasee, host of…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/danny-iny/">SA 063: Danny Iny on How Teaching is the Key To Success and Fulfillment</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jan 20, 2017
SA 062: Cameron Herold on the Beautiful Bipolar Nature of Entrepreneurs, Morning Routines, and the Importance of Building a Vivid Vision for the New Year
39:00
<p>Business coach and author Cameron Herold talks about bipolar and ADD in entrepreneurs, his grandfather, how much integrity matters to him, and how to build a vivid vision rather than a mission statement for a company. Guest Bio: Cameron Herold is known around the world as THE BUSINESS GROWTH GURU. He is the mastermind behind…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/cameron-herold/">SA 062: Cameron Herold on the Beautiful Bipolar Nature of Entrepreneurs, Morning Routines, and the Importance of Building a Vivid Vision for the New Year</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jan 10, 2017
SA 061: Dr. Glenn Fox on How Emotion Drives Decision Making and the Science of Gratitude
59:27
<p>In this episode, I interview Dr. Glenn Fox, Fellow at the Brain and Creativity Institute of the University of Southern California. We talk about the importance of using gratitude and appreciation in leveraging adversity to our advantage and building resilience, and also about emotion versus feeling.   Guest Bio: Dr. Glenn Fox is a research…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/glenn-fox/">SA 061: Dr. Glenn Fox on How Emotion Drives Decision Making and the Science of Gratitude</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jan 03, 2017
SA 060: Andy Ramage on How the Right “Process” Can Help You Consistently Execute on Healthy Habits & Routines
43:58
<p>Andy Ramage, co-founder of One Year No Beer, talks about his upbringing, his struggles to give up alcohol, and the things he learned along the way in developing consistent habits and routines. Guest Bio: Andy Ramage is the Co-Founder of One Year No Beer, a challenge to give up alcohol and focus on healthy alternatives,…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/andy-ramage/">SA 060: Andy Ramage on How the Right “Process” Can Help You Consistently Execute on Healthy Habits & Routines</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Dec 29, 2016
SA 059: Mike Merriam on How You Are Closer Than You Think
41:28
<p>Mike Merriam, author of “Closer Than You Think” shares how his life changed when he was diagnosed with lung cancer. But this turned out to be a misdiagnosis; he did not have cancer. He shares how he felt at that point and how his mindset was changed. Guest Bio: Mike was born in 1977 in…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/mike-merriam/">SA 059: Mike Merriam on How You Are Closer Than You Think</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Dec 21, 2016
SA 058: Chris Sajnog on the Science of Skill Development, Learning How to Shoot Like a Navy Seal
46:47
<p>In this episode, I interview Chris Sajnog, bestselling author of ‘How to Shoot Like A Navy SEAL,’  who talks about skill development in shooting, and the 7 techniques for building any skill regardless of talent level or experience. Guest Bio: Chris Sajnog (pronounced Sigh-Nog) is the bestselling author of ‘How to Shoot Like A Navy…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/chris-sajnog/">SA 058: Chris Sajnog on the Science of Skill Development, Learning How to Shoot Like a Navy Seal</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Dec 14, 2016
SA 057: Olympic Wrestler Jake Herbert on the Talent Myth and the Pursuit of Failure
56:26
<p>Olympic Wrestler Jake Herbert talks about why he considers himself a failure in wrestling, and how that belief is essential for his ability to compete at higher levels of the sport. He also talks about talent and how it can be developed. Guest Bio: Jake Herbert of Ann Arbor, Michigan is an American amateur wrestler.…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/jake-herbert/">SA 057: Olympic Wrestler Jake Herbert on the Talent Myth and the Pursuit of Failure</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Dec 08, 2016
SA 056: Former NFL Linebacker Anthony Trucks on How To Trust Your Hustle
42:59
<p>Anthony Trucks talks about his life journey starting from when he entered the foster care system at age 3 with his siblings. He shares how he passes on his life lessons to his kids, and gives a breakdown of his Trust Your Hustle program. Guest Bio: Anthony Trucks is a former NFL player, father of…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/anthony-trucks/">SA 056: Former NFL Linebacker Anthony Trucks on How To Trust Your Hustle</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Dec 01, 2016
SA 055: Steve Roy On How Becoming Physically Fit Drives Resilience
32:48
<p>Fitness coach Steve Roy talks about how he started Fit Dad Nation, the importance of optimal nutrition and physical training, how we prepare our bodies to build resilience, and the importance of physical health in aiding with depression and anxiety. Guest Bio: Steve Roy is a fitness coach, certified personal trainer, and business owner for…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/steve-roy/">SA 055: Steve Roy On How Becoming Physically Fit Drives Resilience</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Nov 23, 2016
SA 054: Chris Marlow on How Doing Good Is Simple
44:45
<p>Chris Marlow, founder of Help One Now, talks about his upbringing, the people that impacted his life, the inflection point that was the catalyst for starting Help One Now, and what it takes to run a great nonprofit business.   Guest Bio: Chris Marlow founded Help One Now after meeting a starving young orphan at…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/chris-marlow/">SA 054: Chris Marlow on How Doing Good Is Simple</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Nov 17, 2016
SA 053: Author and Memoir Coach Marion Roach Smith on Writing with Intent, and the Beauty of Observation
48:02
<p>In this episode, I interview author and memoir coach Marion Roach Smith. We talk about memoir and what people get wrong with memoir, about writing with intent , and about observation and how writers are in the observation business. Guest Bio: Marion Roach Smith is a four-time, mass-market published writer and frequent public radio commentator.…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/marion-roach-smith/">SA 053: Author and Memoir Coach Marion Roach Smith on Writing with Intent, and the Beauty of Observation</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Nov 10, 2016
SA 052: Entrepreneur and Bestselling Author Graham Allcott on How to Become a Productivity Ninja
52:28
<p>In this episode, I interview entrepreneur and author Graham Allcott. He talks about his book, How to be a Productivity Ninja, and he shares his insights on productivity issues and work-life balance. Guest Bio: Graham Allcott is an entrepreneur, author, speaker and podcaster. He is the founder of Think Productive, one of the world’s leading…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/graham-allcott/">SA 052: Entrepreneur and Bestselling Author Graham Allcott on How to Become a Productivity Ninja</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Nov 02, 2016
SA 051: 3-Time Olympian Debbi Sullivan on How a Devastating Injury Became the Key to Her Olympic Dream
27:42
<p>In this episode, I interview 3-Time Olympian Debbi Sullivan. We discuss her Olympic journey, her preparation, what it takes to be an Olympian, to get from average to great, from good to great, and what that process looks like. Guest Bio: Debbi Sullivan is a 3-Time USA Olympian (1992, 1996, 2000) in the sport of…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/debbi-sullivan/">SA 051: 3-Time Olympian Debbi Sullivan on How a Devastating Injury Became the Key to Her Olympic Dream</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Oct 26, 2016
SA 050: Steve Sims on the Difference Between Wealth and Rich, and the Power of Experiences
48:14
<p>  Steve Sims, founder of Bluefish, talks about his humble beginnings, the difference between wealth and rich, about relationships, serendipity, and how his mindset has helped him to use the experiences he’s had in his life to his advantage. Guest Bio: Steve is the visionary founder of Bluefish: the world’s first luxury concierge that delivers…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/steve-sims/">SA 050: Steve Sims on the Difference Between Wealth and Rich, and the Power of Experiences</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Oct 19, 2016
SA 049: Ian Ryan on His Brother’s Heroin Overdose, and How To Be Fearless and Healthy
32:57
<p>In this episode, Ian Ryan of Fearless and Healthy Podcast talks about his brother’s heroin overdose, his initial feelings and fears and how it affected his family. He also shares what he’s doing now and why he’s focused on optimal health. Guest Bio: Ian Ryan is the host of the Fearless & Healthy Podcast. He…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/ian-ryan/">SA 049: Ian Ryan on His Brother’s Heroin Overdose, and How To Be Fearless and Healthy</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Oct 12, 2016
SA 048: Dr. John Sullivan on Why The Brain Always Wins, and the Importance of P.R.O.C.E.S.S.
56:46
<p>In this episode, I interview clinical sport psychologist and applied sports scientist Dr. John Sullivan. We discuss his book, The Brain Always Wins, about the 7 components of what it takes to have successful and ongoing brain health.   Guest Bio: Dr. John P. Sullivan is the founder and CEO of Clinical & Sports Consulting…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/john-sullivan/">SA 048: Dr. John Sullivan on Why The Brain Always Wins, and the Importance of P.R.O.C.E.S.S.</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Oct 05, 2016
SA 047: Dr. Nassir Ghaemi on the Advantages of Mental Illness
44:33
<p>In this episode, I interview Dr. Nassir Ghaemi, an academic psychiatrist. We talk about the benefits of mental illness, about adversity and how we’re able to build resilience, and many other things about mental illness and mental health. Guest Bio: Nassir Ghaemi MD MPH is an academic psychiatrist specializing in mood illnesses, depression and bipolar…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/nassir-ghaemi/">SA 047: Dr. Nassir Ghaemi on the Advantages of Mental Illness</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Sep 28, 2016
SA 046: Why You are Stronger than You Think You Are, with Marine Justin Constantine
44:32
<p>  In this episode, Justin Constantine shares his story of being shot in the head by a sniper in Iraq. He also talks about PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder),  the importance of community, and why he believes that we are stronger than we think we are.  Guest Bio: As a Marine officer, Justin volunteered for…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/justin-constantine/">SA 046: Why You are Stronger than You Think You Are, with Marine Justin Constantine</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Sep 21, 2016
SA 045: Jordan Axani on Vulnerability, and Why Purpose is a Lie
1:00:29
<p>In this episode, I interview Jordan Axani of Impostercast.com where he talks about vulnerability, the downside of fame, and virality; the lessons he learned after his story went global. Jordan Axani’s Bio: Jordan Axani was the focus of the most viral human interest story in the history of the internet. On a dare in 2014, he…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/jordan-axani/">SA 045: Jordan Axani on Vulnerability, and Why Purpose is a Lie</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Sep 14, 2016
SA 044: Don Wettrick, on Building Young Entrepreneurs and Innovators
46:15
<p>In this episode, I talk to Don Wettrick about innovation, the important role of failure and leaning into adversity, and what that means to innovation, creativity and collaboration. We also talk about adversity in the classroom and why it needs to become a more important part of education. Guest Bio: Don Wettrick is an Innovation…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/don-wettrick/">SA 044: Don Wettrick, on Building Young Entrepreneurs and Innovators</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Sep 06, 2016
SA 043: Shawn Coyne on the Importance of Conflict in Storytelling, Resistance, and Doing the Work
50:51
<p>In this episode, I interview Shawn Coyne, author of the book, “The Story Grid.”  He talks about the writing process, and how adversity plays an important part in creating a great story that’s engaging. Guest Bio: Shawn Coyne created Story Grid to help authors tell stories that work. He has edited and published hundreds of…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/shawn-coyne/">SA 043: Shawn Coyne on the Importance of Conflict in Storytelling, Resistance, and Doing the Work</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Aug 30, 2016
SA 042: Sadie Lincoln, Founder of Barre3 on Creating a Movement and The Importance of Core Values
<p>Sadie Lincoln of Barre3 talks about the business and movement that she’s created, and the core values she’s created for her business and her family that have become instrumental in her success, and how we can apply that to our our own lives and in our work. Guest Bio: Sadie Lincoln is a renowned wellness…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/sadie-lincoln/">SA 042: Sadie Lincoln, Founder of Barre3 on Creating a Movement and The Importance of Core Values</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Aug 23, 2016
SA 041: All-American College Wrestler Jim Harshaw on Failure’s Role in Success in Sports, Business, and Life
36:13
<p>Jim Harshaw of Wrestling with Success Podcast talks about his blue-collar upbringing and how it set the tone for his approach to sports and business, and about his crushing defeat at the end of his wrestling career and why that was the best moment of his life. Guest Bio: Failure, struggle and setbacks are not…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/jim-harshaw/">SA 041: All-American College Wrestler Jim Harshaw on Failure’s Role in Success in Sports, Business, and Life</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Aug 16, 2016
SA 040: Kevin Kelly on Dealing With Change, and the Technological Forces that will Shape Our Future
41:11
<p>Kevin Kelly talks about his new book, The Inevitable, how to use change to your advantage, and developing the entrepreneurial skills that we need to be the best, and prepare ourselves for the coming change over the next 20 years. We also talk about the scientific process being the best invention of the last 200…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/kevin-kelly/">SA 040: Kevin Kelly on Dealing With Change, and the Technological Forces that will Shape Our Future</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Aug 09, 2016
SA 039: Navy Seal Eric Davis on Raising Men of Resilience, Character and Principle
46:23
<p>In this episode, Eric Davis and I discuss his book, “Raising Men,” about repurposing the performance principles of the Navy SEAL team and applying it to being a great father, raising men of character, men of principle and men who make an impact. Guest Bio: Eric Davis served our country as a U.S. Navy SEAL…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/eric-davis/">SA 039: Navy Seal Eric Davis on Raising Men of Resilience, Character and Principle</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Aug 02, 2016
SA 038: Carrie Wilkerson on Transformation, the Beauty of Challenge, and What it Means to Be Happy
46:10
<p>In this episode, I interview Carrie Wilkerson, the Barefoot Executive. She talks about how she paid off over six figures in debt, lost over 120 pounds, and ran several successful businesses, all from home. Guest Bio: A small town girl who was able to think beyond the city limits, Carrie Wilkerson is a best-selling author,…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/carrie-wilkerson/">SA 038: Carrie Wilkerson on Transformation, the Beauty of Challenge, and What it Means to Be Happy</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jul 26, 2016
SA 037: Tim Kight, on the Secret Behind Urban Meyer’s Coaching Success
41:45
<p>Tim Kight, CEO of Focus 3 Consulting, talks about what he learned at UCLA with his mentor John Wooden, and the performance driver model and its importance in changing your mindset to change your behaviors in the right manner so that you can approach difficult obstacles and use them to your advantage. Guest Bio: Companies…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/tim-kight/">SA 037: Tim Kight, on the Secret Behind Urban Meyer’s Coaching Success</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jul 19, 2016
SA 036: Colin Gunderson on What We Can Learn From Tommy LaSorda and America’s Pastime – Baseball
59:54
<p>In this episode, I interview Colin Gunderson, host of Love of Baseball Podcast. We talk about America’s pastime, baseball, and its ability to teach people how important struggle is, and about growth and how to continue to get better. Guest Bio: Colin Gunderson worked for the Los Angeles Dodgers from 2000 to 2012, starting as…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/colin-gunderson/">SA 036: Colin Gunderson on What We Can Learn From Tommy LaSorda and America’s Pastime – Baseball</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jul 12, 2016
SA 035: Former Navy Seal Mark Divine on How to Develop an Unbeatable Mind
45:57
<p>In this episode, Mark Divine talks about his experience as a Navy Seal, why he left his safe corporate job to become a Navy Seal, what it is about entrepreneurship that has inspired him and the components that it takes to develop an unbeatable mind. Guest Bio: Mark is a highly sought after speaker, coach,…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/mark-divine/">SA 035: Former Navy Seal Mark Divine on How to Develop an Unbeatable Mind</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jul 05, 2016
SA 034: Digital Marketing Engineer and Entrepreneur Tom Schwab on Building your Customer Avatar
33:37
<p>In this episode, I interview Digital Marketing Engineer and Entrepreneur Tom Schwab. We talk about marketing lessons, and he shares his strategies for driving leads including really figuring out what your customer avatar is. Guest Bio: Tom Schwab graduated from the United States Naval Academy and his first job out of college was running a…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/tom-schwab/">SA 034: Digital Marketing Engineer and Entrepreneur Tom Schwab on Building your Customer Avatar</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jun 28, 2016
SA 033: Pac-12 Football Analyst and World Traveller Yogi Roth on Curiosity, Perspective, and What We Can Learn from Our Grandparents
52:13
<p>Pac-12 football analyst and world traveller Yogi Roth talks about what he learned from his grandparents, about perspectives and standing on the shoulders of giants, his daily routines, and what he does everyday to continue to move forward and take action. Guest Bio: Yogi Roth is a Pac-12 Networks college football analyst, Filmmaker, Scholar, New…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/yogi-roth/">SA 033: Pac-12 Football Analyst and World Traveller Yogi Roth on Curiosity, Perspective, and What We Can Learn from Our Grandparents</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jun 21, 2016
SA 032: David Rachford on Managing Anger, Building New Habits, and Becoming a Better Human
48:45
<p>David Rachford is a digital media strategist, and creator and host of The Better Human Show. He talks about anger and stress, holding on to grudges, about some of his adversity moments when he was younger, his experience in the military, and what has led him to the spot that he’s in now. Guest Bio:…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/david-rachford/">SA 032: David Rachford on Managing Anger, Building New Habits, and Becoming a Better Human</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jun 15, 2016
SA 031: Jennie Friedman on ADHD, and Why It Is Your Competitive Advantage
<p>Jennie Friedman, an ADHD coach, focuses on helping people who “suffer” from ADHD. We talk about our family’s history of mental illness, about ADHD & how these sorts of  barriers & other adversity moments can be your differentiators in your life. Guest Bio: Jennie Friedman created See in ADHD to help promote ADHD awareness and…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/jennie-friedman/">SA 031: Jennie Friedman on ADHD, and Why It Is Your Competitive Advantage</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jun 12, 2016
SA 030: How A Tragic Car Accident Can Be A Powerful Opportunity, with Tanner Gers
48:47
<p>In this episode, I interview Tanner Gers, a professional athlete, speaker, and certified personal trainer. He shares how he was able to turn a tragic car accident to his advantage, what he’s doing now and how he’s learned to live blind and perform at such a high level. Guest Bio: Tanner Gers is a professional…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/tanner-gers/">SA 030: How A Tragic Car Accident Can Be A Powerful Opportunity, with Tanner Gers</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jun 07, 2016
SA 029: Chris Plough on Personal Growth through Authenticity and Friendship
44:28
<p>In this episode I interview entrepreneur and adventurer Chris Plough. Chris has an amazing mentality towards living life, and here he shares how adversity shaped his mindset, and changed the way he was approaching his life. Guest Bio: Growing up in a military family and moving frequently perhaps created the foundation for Chris’ ability to…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/chris-plough/">SA 029: Chris Plough on Personal Growth through Authenticity and Friendship</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
May 24, 2016
SA 028: Luke Harris-Gallahue on The Power of Presence and How to Live for “Right Now”
43:23
<p>In this episode, I interview Luke Harris-Gallahue, author of Right Now. We talk about presence, some of Luke’s struggles and how he’s learning to cope with them and continue to grow. Guest Bio: Luke bounced around a lot as a child. As an Army brat he lived in 7 different states before the age of…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/luke-harris-gallahue/">SA 028: Luke Harris-Gallahue on The Power of Presence and How to Live for “Right Now”</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
May 19, 2016
SA 027: Charlie “The Spaniard” Brenneman on the Journey from Spanish Teacher to UFC Fighter
33:37
<p>In this episode, UFC fighter Charlie Brenneman talks about how to go from an average job to really developing the training habits and routines to become a high performer in a sport, and the mentality that you need to do so. Guest Bio: Charlie “The Spaniard” Brenneman is a professional mixed martial arts fighter, speaker,…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/charlie-the-spaniard-brenneman/">SA 027: Charlie “The Spaniard” Brenneman on the Journey from Spanish Teacher to UFC Fighter</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
May 10, 2016
SA 026: Olympic Bronze Medalist Caroline Burckle on Presence, the Pressure to Perform, and Routines
54:01
<p>Olympic bronze medalist Caroline Burckle talks about what it takes to be a really high performer, the downfalls, what anxiety and stress can do to fuel high achievement, and building morning routines and habits to make yourself much more effective. Guest Bio: Caroline Burckle, Olympic medalist and lover of everything healthy, has a Masters of…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/caroline-burckle/">SA 026: Olympic Bronze Medalist Caroline Burckle on Presence, the Pressure to Perform, and Routines</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
May 05, 2016
SA 025: Charlie Hoehn on The Power of Play to Reduce Anxiety and Stress
54:09
<p>In this episode, I interview Charlie Hoehn, a keynote speaker, entrepreneur and author who has worked with Tim Ferriss, Tucker Max and Ramit Sethi. Charlie talks about the power of play and why it’s important when you’re trying to strive for high performance. Guest Bio: Charlie Hoehn is a keynote speaker, entrepreneur, and author of Play It…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/charlie-hoehn/">SA 025: Charlie Hoehn on The Power of Play to Reduce Anxiety and Stress</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
May 03, 2016
SA 024: Anya Kamenetz, NPR’s Digital Education Reporter on Standardized Testing in Schools, Student Debt, and Writing Habits
37:07
<p>In this episode, Anya Kamenetz, NPR’s Digital Education Reporter, shares her perspectives on education through her books, the latest being “The Test,” about the past, present and future of testing in American schools. This is important when we talk of creating stakes for students and creating an entrepreneurial mindset for the new economy. She also…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/anya-kamenetz/">SA 024: Anya Kamenetz, NPR’s Digital Education Reporter on Standardized Testing in Schools, Student Debt, and Writing Habits</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Apr 20, 2016
SA 023: Aaron Walker, Founder of ViewFromTheTop.com on Significance
50:08
<p>In this episode, I talk to Aaron Walker, Founder of ViewFromTheTop.com, about fatherhood, about some adversity that happened in his life that changed his perspective, from really focusing on what he thought success was, financially, and what success is now for him which is really about significance. Guest Bio: Aaron Walker is, without question, a…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/aaron-walker/">SA 023: Aaron Walker, Founder of ViewFromTheTop.com on Significance</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Apr 14, 2016
SA 022: Lindsey Wilson, Former Pro Basketball Player and Co-Founder of Positive Performance Training
37:20
<p>In this episode, Lindsey Wilson of Positive Performance Training talks about her experience as an athlete, about achievement and anxiety, the key problems she sees with athletes and coaches that she works with, and the exercises and techniques she uses to overcome those problems. Guest Bio: As the Co-Founder and Product/Program guru for Positive Performance,…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/lindsey-wilson/">SA 022: Lindsey Wilson, Former Pro Basketball Player and Co-Founder of Positive Performance Training</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Apr 07, 2016
SA 021: Niyi Sobomehin, Performance Coach and Former NFL Athlete on How to Be “YOU”
<p>In this episode, performance coach and former NFL athlete Niyi Sobomehin talks about what it means to be a peak performer, how to get to the highest level in sports and in life, and some of the things that motivate him. Guest Bio: Niyi Sobomehin is a former professional football player. Born in Portland, Oregon, he…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/niyi-sobomehin/">SA 021: Niyi Sobomehin, Performance Coach and Former NFL Athlete on How to Be “YOU”</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Mar 17, 2016
SA 020: Anna Sperlich, Addiction Psychologist Takes Me to Task on My Morning Routine!
43:49
<p>In this episode, I interview Anna Sperlich, an addiction psychologist based in Germany who helps women get over self-abusive food behaviors. She talks about what influenced her career path, about goal setting, and gives me a personal psychology session about my morning routine and habits. Guest Bio: Anna Sperlich, MSc., HP-PT, is a registered addiction…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/anna-sperlich/">SA 020: Anna Sperlich, Addiction Psychologist Takes Me to Task on My Morning Routine!</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Mar 02, 2016
SA 019: Alexander Osterwalder, Founder of Strategyzer.com and the Business Model Canvas
27:18
<p>In this episode, I interview Alexander Osterwalder, Founder of Strategyzer.com and Co-Creator of Business Model Generation. He talks about about process over outcome, and how he approaches complex problems and makes them simple. Guest Bio: Alexander Osterwalder is an entrepreneur, speaker and business model innovator. Together with Professor Yves Pigneur he invented the Business Model…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/alexander-osterwalder/">SA 019: Alexander Osterwalder, Founder of Strategyzer.com and the Business Model Canvas</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Feb 25, 2016
SA 018: Joe De Sena, Founder of Spartan Race on Building Grit, Developing Perspective, and Obstacle Racing as an Olympic Sport
40:59
<p>In this episode of The Sweet Adversity podcast, I interview Joe De Sena, Founder of Spartan Race, the world’s pre-eminent obstacle race, about creating adversity and using it as an opportunity, to grow to become better, and to improve our performance mentally and physically. Guest Bio: Joe De Sena, who grew up in Queens, N.Y.,…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/joe-de-sena/">SA 018: Joe De Sena, Founder of Spartan Race on Building Grit, Developing Perspective, and Obstacle Racing as an Olympic Sport</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Feb 18, 2016
SA 017: Bobby Carpenter, Former NFL Linebacker on Routines, Consistency, and Family
41:14
<p>In this episode of The Sweet Adversity Podcast, former NFL linebacker Bobby Carpenter shares his perspectives on what it takes to become a high performer and do it on a consistent basis, coming from his background from a high-performing family. Guest Bio: Bobby Carpenter is a former NFL Linebacker most famous for his years as…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/bobby-carpenter/">SA 017: Bobby Carpenter, Former NFL Linebacker on Routines, Consistency, and Family</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Feb 03, 2016
SA 016: Craig Bongelli on the Differences between World Class Athletes… You’ll be Surprised What He Says
45:45
<p>In this episode, I interview Craig Bongelli, owner of Lil’s Gym in Toronto, Canada. He’s a personal trainer and strength coach, and he’s worked with elite performers in MMA & Strongman competitions, and he talks about what differentiates world class athletes from the average ones, what got him into the business and what made him…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/craig-bongelli/">SA 016: Craig Bongelli on the Differences between World Class Athletes… You’ll be Surprised What He Says</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Dec 23, 2015
SA 015: Ryan Hawk on Leadership, and How Competing at QB with Ben Roethlisberger Prepared him for Life after Football
49:36
<p>  In this episode, I interview Ryan Hawk, the Podcast Host of The Learning Leader Show. We talk about what he’s learned from high achievers and leaders, what it takes to be a successful leader and what adversity has to do with these leaders as well. Guest Bio: Ryan Hawk is the Founder and Podcast…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/ryan-hawk/">SA 015: Ryan Hawk on Leadership, and How Competing at QB with Ben Roethlisberger Prepared him for Life after Football</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Dec 16, 2015
SA 014: Steve Jamison on Process Over Outcome, and How He Became a Co-author with John Wooden and Bill Walsh
40:01
<p>In this episode of the Sweet Adversity Podcast, I talk to Steve Jamison, the foremost authority on the life and leadership of  UCLA coach John Wooden, who’s often cited as the greatest coach of the 20th century. We discuss the similarities and differences between coach Bill Walsh and John Wooden, how he developed the relationship…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/steve-jamison/">SA 014: Steve Jamison on Process Over Outcome, and How He Became a Co-author with John Wooden and Bill Walsh</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Dec 08, 2015
SA 013: Eduardo Briceno on Growth vs. Fixed Mindsets
37:26
<p>In this episode, our guest is Eduardo Briceno, the Co-Founder and CEO of Mindset Works. He talks about the definition and what people get wrong when they talk about growth and fixed mindsets, what the future is for the concept and what it sets the foundation for with regards to grit, persistence and resilience. Guest…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/eduardo-briceno/">SA 013: Eduardo Briceno on Growth vs. Fixed Mindsets</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Dec 01, 2015
SA 012: Eric Kapitulik on How to Do “One More” and Why
47:07
<p>In this episode, I talk to Eric Kapitulik, the founder of The Program, a development company focused on building better leaders and more cohesive teams. He talks about a pivotal moment in his life, about the concept of doing one more, and shared adversity. Guest Bio: Born and raised in Thompson, CT, Eric Kapitulik attended…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/eric-kapitulik/">SA 012: Eric Kapitulik on How to Do “One More” and Why</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Nov 24, 2015
SA 011: Azul Terronez on How to Overcome Adversity for Writers
30:19
<p>In this episode of The Sweet Adversity Podcast, I talk to Azul Terronez, an educator and writing coach. We talk about education, the adversity and failure in his life, how these have shaped him as a human being and how these affected him as an entrepreneur. Guest Bio: Azul Terronez is a national and international…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/azul-terronez/">SA 011: Azul Terronez on How to Overcome Adversity for Writers</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Oct 29, 2015
SA 010: Ray Edwards, Communications Strategist to Tony Robbins and Expert in the Art of Copywriting
31:33
<p>In this episode of The Sweet Adversity Podcast, I interview Ray Edwards, Communications Strategist to Tony Robbins and Expert in the Art of Copywriting. We talk about Ray’s moments of adversity, and what has fueled him into the success that he’s had over his career. Guest Bio: Ray Edwards is a sought-after direct response copywriter…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/ray-edwards/">SA 010: Ray Edwards, Communications Strategist to Tony Robbins and Expert in the Art of Copywriting</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Oct 23, 2015
SA 009: Stacey Copas, Author of “How to Be Resilient”
32:31
<p>In this episode, I interview Stacey Copas, strategist, consultant and the author of “How To Be Resilient.” She talks about her amazing story, about resilience and how you can use it to your advantage. Guest Bio: Originally from Sydney and now living in the Adelaide Hills, Stacey has not let a devastating accident that left…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/stacey-copas/">SA 009: Stacey Copas, Author of “How to Be Resilient”</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Oct 09, 2015
SA 008: Dan McLaughlin from The Dan Plan
25:57
<p>In this episode I talk to Dan McLaughlin, Founder of The Dan Plan. Dan has an amazing story. He quit his job as a commercial photographer to pursue his interest in seeing if he could take K. Anders Ericsson’s work of 10,000 rule and getting there through deliberate practice. We’ll get into why he chose…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/dan-mclaughlin/">SA 008: Dan McLaughlin from The Dan Plan</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Aug 10, 2015
SA 007: Dan Adams, Founder of The Higher Purpose Project
45:32
<p>In this episode, I interview the Founder of The Higher Purpose Project, Dan Adams. The Higher Purpose Project is a global initiative that brings together individuals of all ages and cultures, committed to elevating their level of impact to the world. From Dan we learn about pursuing your dreams and taking advantage of opportunities and taking the…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/dan-adams/">SA 007: Dan Adams, Founder of The Higher Purpose Project</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jul 28, 2015
SA 006: Cassidy Lichtman, Member of USA Volleyball
28:42
<p>  Cassidy Lichtman of the USA Volleyball team joins us in this episode of The Sweet Adversity Podcast. We talk about her journey, from some of the things that she dealt with early in her life, to her current success in the sport. We see from Cassidy how high performing athletes  respond to adversity, build resilience,…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/cassidy-lichtman/">SA 006: Cassidy Lichtman, Member of USA Volleyball</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jul 21, 2015
SA 005: Jeff Goins, USA Today Bestselling Author
31:52
<p>What does it mean to live a meaningful life and to do work that really matters? In this episode we have USA Today bestselling author Jeff Goins. We talk about his current success, what got him to this point, the struggle and adversity he had to face in starting to exercise his creative muscles, which…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/jeff-goins/">SA 005: Jeff Goins, USA Today Bestselling Author</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jul 14, 2015
SA 004: Dorie Clark, Author of Stand Out
29:18
<p>Dorie Clark joins me in this new episode of the Sweet Adversity podcast. She’s the CEO of Clark Strategic Communications and author of Reinventing You and Stand Out. She talks about how working hard is not enough anymore and gives advice on how to differentiate yourself. Guest Bio Dorie Clark is a marketing strategy consultant,…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/dorie-clark/">SA 004: Dorie Clark, Author of Stand Out</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
Jul 02, 2015
SA 003: Chris Meade and Matt Wheeler, Co-Founders of Sports Recruits LLC, on the StartUp Life
52:04
<p>We dig under the hood of a growing technology business called Sports Recruits LLC founded by Chris Meade and Matt Wheeler in 2008. We discuss their struggles in keeping the business going early on and what got them to profitability. Chris Meade and Matt Wheeler are co-founders of Sports Recruits LLC, which operates LacrosseRecruits.com, VolleyballRecruits.com, FieldHockeyRecruits.com…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/chris-meade-matt-wheeler/">SA 003: Chris Meade and Matt Wheeler, Co-Founders of Sports Recruits LLC, on the StartUp Life</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
May 20, 2015
SA 002: Jim Afremow, Sports Psychologist and Author of The Champion’s Mind
25:29
<p>Jim Afremow is a sports psychologist and author of “The Champion’s Mind: How Great Athletes Train, Think, and Thrive.”  We discuss what differentiates high performing athletes from the average, and the key mental skills we must develop to become successful. Dr. Jim Afremow is a much sought-after mental game coach, licensed professional counselor, and the…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/jim-afremow/">SA 002: Jim Afremow, Sports Psychologist and Author of The Champion’s Mind</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
May 18, 2015
SA 001: David Burkus, Author of The Myths of Creativity
36:55
<p>David Burkus, the author of “The Myths of Creativity,”  joins the program to discuss the things most of us get wrong when we think about creativity.  Can it be developed?  What about its application to how we approach the obstacles in our lives? Listen and find out the answers. David Burkus is the author of…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/david-burkus/">SA 001: David Burkus, Author of The Myths of Creativity</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
May 15, 2015
Sweet Adversity (SA) Podcast 000: Intro and What to Expect :)
10:36
<p>It’s time.  The first episode of The Sweet Adversity Podcast.  I’m thrilled to bring you a podcast series that focuses on the stories and science of adversity.  The series format will be a blend of interviews with researchers in science and psychology, former Olympians, business owners and entrepreneurs, and artists…just to name a few. I…</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com/episode000/">Sweet Adversity (SA) Podcast 000: Intro and What to Expect :)</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.nickdinardo.com">Nick Dinardo</a>.</p>
May 13, 2015