Dan Brodsky-Chenfeld has made over 26,000 skydives and has led 4 and 8 person formation skydiving teams to six world championships. He is a member of the 2014 Skydiving Hall of Fame class. And he did this after surviving a horrific plane crash in which he broke his neck and was in a coma for 6 weeks.
He authored his story in the book Above All Else and is currently a much sought after motivational speaker. In this podcast we discuss how the plane crash, which killed 16 of the 22 people aboard, affected him and his mindset. We also discuss what it takes to be a world champion.
Ryan Ferguson spent 10 years in prison for a murder that he did not commit. During that time he devoted himself to becoming Stronger, Faster, Smarter and even wrote a book by the same name. He is the focus of the recently released Dream/Killer documentary, which details his case. In addition to that, now as a vindicated and free man he spends much of his time talking about gaps in the justice system that cause wrongful convictions and what really happens in the fallout of overturned convictions.
In this podcast we discuss gaps in the legal system, what steps can be made to improve the system, how wrongful convictions re-victimize families and how he handled his time in prison. We also discuss the new focus being brought to wrongful convictions be the Steven Avery case from the Making a Murderer docuseries.
Guest - Connect with Ryan Ferguson on Twitter @lifeafterten on his site RyanFergusonFitness.com or read his book Stronger, Faster, Smarter: A Guide to Your Most Powerful Body. Show Notes -
Nancy Hartwell is a journalist who is functional in 20 languages. She is the author of the award winning and best selling novels Harem Slave, Voices from the Harem and Prince Ibrahim's Favorite. As an expert on the subject of human trafficking we discuss the role of oil money in the middle east and Russian organized crime in the increasing business of international human trafficking. We also discuss the Natalie Holloway case, her own personal experience with her friend being enslaved and how to take steps to protect those that you love from potential predators.
Guest: Connect with Nancy Hartwell by going to her site http://nancyhartwell.com
Daniel Hayes is an Olympic Boxing hopeful from the country of Trinidad and Tobago. He is also mixed martial artist, a model and an actor who has done commercials for And1 and Nike as well as playing roles in movies like Lucky 13 and Going Down in LA-LA Land.In this podcast we discuss the mindset of fighting and his quest for Olympic gold. We also talk about the business side of acting and how he is using his skills of fighting and acting together to parlay his success.
Richard Hobbs is a West Point graduate and retired combat infantry kernel who has worked in the Pentagon and the Middle East bureau of the State Department. He is also a very successful author, including of several books on the Muslim world including Death by a Thousand Cuts, The Myth of Victory and his most recent work Islam versus Civilization. We discuss the history of the Middle East and how past wars, religion and politics continues to make this the most complex region of the world.
Robin Alexis is a medium, Reiki master, pet communicator, medical intuitive and ghost communicator. She is ALSO an author, host of her own call-in radio show and has been a guest on Jimmy Kimmel LIVE, Showtime’s The Real “L” Word, and Beyond with James Van Praagh. In this podcast Robin does a live reading of me. We also discuss her near death experiences, how she learned of her powers and all of the work she does. We also re-live her very memorable experience on Jimmy Kimmel Live.
Heather Molina is the author of the On Common Ground blog, a podcaster, world traveler and a Female Superman Dimepiece. As my first ever repeat guest we discuss previous podcasts, our growing friendship, her upcoming show, her upcoming ayahuasca tour and her ability to be an extroverted introvert. She is one of my favorite people on Earth, give it a listen!
Marc Shackman is a contemporary shaman, transformational life coach, guest speaker and heart energy medicine therapist. He is also one of the founders of Ayahuasca Healings, A Native American Church based in the United States. We discuss ceremony safety, legalities, how he received his calling and his extensive travels!
Julian Hosp is a medical doctor, a former professional basketball player, a former professional kite surfer and is the author of the #1 Amazon Best Seller - 25 Stories I Would Tell My Younger Self. In this podcast we talk about following your intuition over conventional thinking, going to the best places to learn, location freedom and Julian shares some stories from his best selling book.
Liz Covart is a historian holding a PhD in history from University of California - Davis where she studied with 2-time Pulitzer Prize winning historian Alan Taylor and she is the host of the wildly popular Ben Franklins World podcast. In this podcast we discuss the history of revolutionary times, Franklin, Hamilton, Jay, Jefferson as well as the politics of today.
Bree Noble is the founder and CEO of Women of Substance Radio and its sister podcast, she was the Director of Finance for Opera Pacific and spent almost 10 years as a touring singer and songwriter. In this podcast we discuss the music business, how the internet changed everything, how her vision issues shaped her life, how she is helping females in music, the power of gratitude and her many successes.
Stephanie Osborn is the true Interstellar Woman of Mystery. She is a rocket scientist who is a 20 year veteran in the civilian space program helping with numerous space shuttle flights, the International Space Station and astronaut training. She holds degrees in Astronomy, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. And now in retirement she has become a best selling author of over 20 books include some science fiction epics like Burnout: The mystery of Space Shuttle STS-281 and the critically acclaimed Displaced Detective Series.
Brenda Gregory is a functional medicine nutritionist and the founder of Resonant Nutrition. She has her Masters degree in Nutrition and Functional Medicine and is a trained Muay Thai Kickerboxer. In this podcast we discuss sugar, stress, adrenal glands, fecal transplants, the genome, the microbiome and overall nutrition. Grab a pencil before this podcast starts, because Brenda drops some serious knowledge!
Jessica Rhodes is the founder of Interview Connections, the first company devoted primarily to matching podcasts and guests. In this podcast we discuss the inner workings of her business, managing a non-localized staff, her podcast and internet TV show, her past work as a community organizer and her hilarious videos..
John Daly is the former host of RealTV, the show that by using home video changed the way we watched news forever. Now he is one of the most outspoken people in the media regarding bias in our news. In addition to his site at JohnDaly.TV he also hosts TV and Internet shows, is an author and spokesperson. We discuss media bias, media entertainment, politics amongst many other things in this compelling discussion.
Dr. Paul Arciero is a professor at Skidmore college and the Director of its Human Nutrition and Metabolism Laboratory. He has been featured on the Today Show, Wall Street Journal and Mens Health Magazine. Dr. Paul and I discuss nutrition fads and myths. We also discuss in detail Dr. Pauls passionate approach to his PRISE protocol of exercise and nutrition.
Ryan Morrison runs very successful Reddit AMA's on Video Game Law. He is a very successful attorney in the video game industry and we discuss a host of legal matters that have been in the news recently. We discuss likeness issues, bullying, video game gambling, the professional circuit, addiction, reddit and he answers the question of whether or not you could sue Spiderman!
Tim Paige is a voice over artist and actor, host of the Conversion Cast Podcast and the face of LeadPages. We discuss how podcast and the internet as a whole have changed the way we consume information. We also discuss his voiceover acting, comic books turned movies and how Lead Pages makes email marketing so much easier.
Isaac Marrone is a former newspaper executive turned stay at home dad and college student. We discuss his daughters survival story, his 170lb weight loss, the war on drugs, school and the concept of karma.
Natalie is an actress who has starred in productions like 42nd Street and Sessions. She is also a Yoga Therapist that speaks passionately about her practice and how she brings it to others. Natalie also discusses how she overcame alcohol abuse and breast cancer to become a healer in her own right.
Hung and I discuss how he overcame his 8 year struggle with a gambling addiction and depression to become an entrepreneurial success story. He has written 4 books including Restart Your Life. Hung is also the founder of the Culture Summit a conference designed to teach organizations how to develop a game changing culture.
Karen Downing is a Soul Mission Facilitator who helps connect people with their life purpose. Her writings have been featured on Care2.com, Spirit Library and Inspire Me Today. She has traveled to several countries around the world to teach others about living their Soul Mission. We discuss manifestation, healing, astrology, past lives and chakras.
Heather Molina is a world traveler, plant medicine proponent and blogger. In this podcast we discuss the life changing interactions we have had with ayahuasca, her 4 month journey to all 7 continents, as well as her compelling views on relationships, freedom, yoga and more. If you only listen to one of my podcasts, make it this one!