EP 43 – Are you a High-Performer? High Performance Coach Chuck Rylant

Chuck Rylant is a brown belt in jiu-jitsu, an author, a high-performance coach with law enforcement and finance background. When I asked him about one high-performance habit that he practices daily, his answer inspired the title of the podcast “Are you a high-performer?” For those who don’t know I’m a Certified High-Performance Coach under the…

EP 42 – The Art of Learning | Inverted Gear founder Nelson Puentes

Nelson Puentes is a black belt in jiu-jitsu and the founder of Inverted Gear. He started the company from his parents’ basement in 2012 and has grown the company to an international brand in 2019. Great conversation and at one point I asked him about a piece of advice to the listeners, and his answer…

EP 41 – Receiving Feedback Like a Champ | Ed May Canvas Co-Founder Ed May

Ed May is an artist from California’s Bay Area and a blue belt in jiu-jitsu. He owns and operates edmaycanvas.com where high-quality reproductions of his art are sold as well as high-end commissions of original fine art. He shared about working full time on his living and part-time on his dream, as the late motivational…

EP 40 – Surround Yourself With Like-Minded People | Alvarez BJJ Founder Danny Alvarez

Danny Alvarez is a third-degree black belt under Bruno Bastos, and currently, in 2019, he is the number one master 3 black belt pound for pound in the IBJJF Rankings and he is the owner of Alvarez BJJ in Arlington, TX. Danny left the corporate world in 2008 to pursue his dream and never looked…

EP 39 – What Are You Investing Your Time On? | AmaZix Head of Advisory Jose Macedo

Jose Macedo is a Portuguese entrepreneur, a jiu-jitsu purple belt, and a former professional poker player who as able to turn an initial deposit of 30 dollars into over 1.5 million dollars. Currently, besides owning multiple businesses, Jose is involved with Cryptocurrency. He is a partner and head of the advisory team at AmaZix He…