Tag Archives | adversity

Chris Romulo

Episode 187: How to Build True Resilience with Muay Thai Champion Chris Romulo

Muay Thai Champion Chris Romulo talks about his upbringing, his relationship with his father, and the amazing story of adversity he’s gone through to build this resilience. Guest Bio: Chris Romulo is a Queens, New York native who always yearned for growth. In his early twenties, he transformed himself from a street kid into a […]

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Dr. Nassir Ghaemi

Episode 153: Dr. Nassir Ghaemi on the Advantages of Mental Illness

In this episode, I interview Dr. Nassir Ghaemi, an academic psychiatrist. He talks about his work and his book, A First-Rate Madness, where he explores the upside of mental illness by looking at successful business and political leaders. Guest Bio: Nassir Ghaemi MD MPH is an academic psychiatrist specializing in mood illnesses, depression and bipolar illness, […]

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Jim Harshaw

Episode 148: All-American College Wrestler Jim Harshaw on Failure’s Role in Success in Sports, Business, and Life

Jim Harshaw of Wrestling with Success Podcast talks about struggle, resilience and using adversity to your advantage, and how this is important to instill in our kids, and in our classrooms. Guest Bio: Failure, struggle and setbacks are not only an inevitable part of life but a necessary step on the path to success. Jim […]

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Tanner Gers

Episode 136: Tanner Gers on How A Tragic Car Accident Can Be Your Greatest Opportunity

In this episode I interview Tanner Gers, a professional athlete, speaker, and certified personal trainer. He shares how he overcame adversity and why it has made him a better person, a better entrepreneur and a more successful athlete. Guest Bio: Tanner Gers is a professional athlete, author, consultant, speaker, certified personal trainer and a fitness […]

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Joe De Sena, Founder of Spartan Race

Episode 119: Joe De Sena, Founder of Spartan Race on Building Grit through Physical Activity & Entrepreneurship

In this episode, we learn from Joe De Sena, the Founder of Spartan Race, the world’s pre-eminent obstacle race. He talks about the influence of his mentors, about grit, resilience and how to use adversity as an opportunity. Guest Bio: Joe De Sena, who grew up in Queens, N.Y., has been an entrepreneur since his […]

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