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Got Your Six with Tony Nash

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Hosted by Tony Nash, this question podcast brings together current service members and veteran high performers to share their methods, strategies, and ideas delivered in an informative way and, most importantly, actionable ways that will help you lead yourself and those around you better from the battlefield to the boardroom.

Hosted by Tony Nash, this question podcast brings together current service members and veteran high performers to share their methods, strategies, and ideas delivered in an informative way and, most importantly, actionable ways that will help you lead yourself and those around you better from the battlefield to the boardroom.

Location:

United States

Description:

Hosted by Tony Nash, this question podcast brings together current service members and veteran high performers to share their methods, strategies, and ideas delivered in an informative way and, most importantly, actionable ways that will help you lead yourself and those around you better from the battlefield to the boardroom.

Language:

English


Episodes

033 Staying True to Your Authentic Self to Lead Others with Connor Crehan

11/22/2021
“How did I get better than yesterday? It’s just waking up with a realization that I’m not done working on myself.” - Connor Crehan 6ers, this episode is all about keeping it real. It will make you realize why there is no use trying to be something or someone else you are not. You got to be you. Tony Nash is joined by Connor Crehan, Army veteran and co-host of https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/zero-blog-thirty/id1151856991 (Zero Blog Thirty). You are going to learn why you have to stand...

Duration:00:29:06

032 Why You Need to Measure Goals and Manage Personalities with Steve Leonard

11/15/2021
“I’ve never competed with anybody else, I compete with myself. And it’s because if I set the bar against somebody else’s performance, it’s not gonna be high enough and I’m gonna sell myself short.” - Steve Leonard 6ers, this episode focuses on the importance of emotional intelligence, measuring goals, and managing personalities. It will make you realize why micromanaging has no space in your team. Tony Nash is joined by Steve Leonard, the creative force behind the mostly satirical defense...

Duration:00:26:32

031 The Value of Selfless Service and Tactical Pauses with Thomas Schueman

11/8/2021
“When you’re living a life for others, you’re living a life well-lived.” - Thomas Schueman On this episode of Got Your 6, Tony interviews Thomas Schueman, a United States Marine Corps Major, a decorated veteran of the Afghanistan war, entrepreneur, and professor. Tom is the president and founder of https://www.pbabbate.org/ (Patrol Base Abbate), a non-profit that honors the legacy of the late Marine Sergeant Matthew Abbate – both of them served in the same company in Afghanistan. The...

Duration:00:21:19

030 The Power of Repetition Led to Luke Ryan’s First Novel. What Can It Do For You?

11/1/2021
“Failure is not part of your identity.” - Luke Ryan Luke Ryan is a United States Army veteran, author, and poet. Luke is the social media manager at https://www.blackriflecoffee.com/ (Black Rifle Coffee Company) and the associate editor at BRCC’s magazine, https://coffeeordie.com/ (Coffee or Die). His first novel, The First Marauder, is released TODAY, November 1. The story follows Tyler Ballard, a 15-year-old kid doing his best to survive a post-apocalyptic world and dead-set on vengeance...

Duration:00:26:49

029 Overnight Success 15 Years in the Making with Abraham Kamarck

10/25/2021
"It takes 15 years to become an overnight success." - Abraham Kamarck On this episode of Got Your 6, Tony interviews founder and CEO of https://www.truemadefoods.com/pages/abe-kamarck (True Made Foods) founder and CEO, Abe Kamarck. Abe is passionate about food, entrepreneurship, and innovation – cornerstones of his company’s mission. In 2015, he decided to launch his own ketchup after continuously losing battles with his kids over the use of their favorite sugar-laden ketchup. His mission is...

Duration:00:18:22

028 How To Go Beyond Small Talk and Train Your Emotional Intelligence with Nizhonlii Robinson

10/18/2021
“Leadership is interwoven in every single thing.” - Nizhonlii Robinson On this episode of Got Your 6, Tony interviews Nizhonlii Robinson, a United States Marine Corps Major, keynote speaker, and leadership coach. Nizhonlii is the founder of https://sparkthepopup.com/ (Spark: The Pop Up), a business consultancy and leadership coaching firm that seeks to empower women as leaders. She is also a leadership instructor at the US Naval Academy. Her mission is to inspire, educate, and develop...

Duration:00:26:23

027 Chasing Your Dreams from the Battlefield to the Squared Circle with Danny Rivera

10/11/2021
“If you grind and put the work, you can get to anywhere you want to go. Nobody’s gonna stop you but yourself.” - Daniel Rivera On this episode of Got Your 6, Tony interviews Daniel Rivera, a United States Marine Corps veteran, wrestler, writer, producer, actor, and stuntman. A professional wrestler, he is known as Danny Limelight in New Japan Pro Wrestling and as Riv in Major League Wrestling. Danny is passionate about inspiring others, especially veterans, to work on and achieve their...

Duration:00:27:45

026 Finding Role Models in Every Phase of Life with John Crowley

10/4/2021
“Find ways to contribute your time to something that gives you energy and makes a positive difference in the world.” - John Crowley On this new episode of Got Your 6, Tony Nash talks to US Army veteran John Crowley about his time in the military, his leadership icons, his transition from service to working towards a dual degree at Harvard, resiliency amid failures, and the power of volunteering. John Crowley is the president and COO of Steel Hearts, a non-profit organization dedicated to...

Duration:00:23:36

025 On the Power of Connections and Consistency with Brendan Aronson

9/27/2021
Listen as Tony Nash talks to US Marine Corps veteran and entrepreneur Brendan Aronson on the value of networking and consistency. Brendan Aronson is the co-founder of https://paintru.com/ (Paintru), an online platform that lets people order high-quality custom art. An advocate of veterans as entrepreneurs, he says they are a perfect fit as they are uniquely ambiguous. After all, veterans are trained to find a way to win every single day – one of the military lessons he carries with him...

Duration:00:22:05

024 On the Power of Reflection and Perspective as a Leader with Josh Bowen

9/20/2021
Listen as Tony Nash talks to US Army officer Joshua Bowen about the power of reflection as an essential tool for leadership development. Josh is the director and founder of https://3x5leadership.com/ (3x5 Leadership), a leadership consultancy platform that provides current and emerging leaders with free resources, such as webinars, newsletters, and articles, to improve their skills and perspective. One habit he has formed in the military is waking up early. He often wakes up at 4 am to...

Duration:00:32:11

023 On Transitions and ‘Security Halts’ in Life with George Briones III

9/13/2021
Listen as Tony Nash talks to George Briones III, a US Reconnaissance Marine veteran, athlete, and the director for training and programming for the tactical fitness company https://soflete.com/ (SOFLETE). George looks back at his life in the military and talks about one thing that he continues to implement to this day: the necessary tactical pause during transitions. He shares how, while on patrol in Afghanistan, the team would move across choke points or dangerous areas and do a “security...

Duration:00:32:24

022 On Learning to Adapt and Seeing the Big Picture With Herb Thompson

9/6/2021
Listen as Tony Nash talks to Herb Thompson, a United States Army Special Operations Forces veteran, author, and management consultant, about the importance of adaptability and seeing the big picture. Passionate about helping veterans find success, Herb wrote the best-selling book, https://www.amazon.com/Transition-Mission-approach-transition-military/dp/1734301503 (The Transition Mission), 6 months into retirement and after a series of calls with veterans seeking assistance with transition....

Duration:00:17:43

021 On Showing Up and Keeping Promises with Danny del Ray

8/30/2021
Listen as Tony Nash talks to Daniel Rodriguez, also known as Danny del Ray, a decorated United States Army combat veteran, public speaker, athlete, author, and recording artist. He is known for his inspiring story of bravery during the Battle of Kamdesh in 2009 and starred as himself in https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3833480/ (The Outpost), a 2020 movie based on the engagement. Danny firmly believes in living with purpose and turning anything negative in his life into something good. After...

Duration:00:31:01

020 Prioritizing Mental Health and Normalizing Getting Help with Janell Hanf

8/23/2021
Listen as Tony Nash talks to Janell Hanf, athlete, mom, and US Marine Corps veteran, about lessons from the military and prioritizing one’s mental health. One lesson from the military that she continues to practice this day is having the sense of personal accountability. As a military officer who is responsible for anything that happens or does not happen to her team, she applies this belief in her own personal and professional life by being responsible, prioritizing time management, and...

Duration:00:25:56

019 Empowering Others and the Art of Listening with Tyler Gordy

8/16/2021
In this new episode, Tony Nash talks to Tyler Gordy, a decorated United States Army combat veteran and business executive, about his journey from battlefield to boardroom. An enlisted soldier and later a commissioned Army officer through the United States Military Academy, Tyler obtained his MBA from Harvard Business School. He is the CEO of Professional Warranty Service Corporation, a provider of new home warranty products to residential construction firms. Tyler shares how the military has...

Duration:00:30:20

018 On Life After Trauma and Living with a Traumatic Brain Injury with Michael Bluemling Jr.

8/9/2021
Listen to this new episode of Got Your 6 podcast as Tony Nash talks to author and former United States Army Sergeant Michael Bluemling Jr., whose personal mission is to help the veteran community particularly with transition. Michael talks about his trauma growing up with an abusive father and shares how he overcame this, as well as other challenges in life. A fully disabled veteran following a brain injury, Michael now focuses on fitness, Spartan race, and his service dog, Chanel. As a...

Duration:00:18:34

017 Bouncing Back and Trusting the Process with Dee Clegg

8/2/2021
On this new episode of Got Your 6, Tony Nash talks to athlete and US Army Captain Dee Clegg. Dee talks about CrossFit and her life in West Point and the military. She also opens up about her guarded optimism regarding her impending transition. As she prepares to transition to civilian life, Dee says she is nervously excited for her future. She says she plans on taking a brief break first before deciding if she wants to go to school or get a job. Two habits she learned from the military that...

Duration:00:33:04

016 On Resiliency and Maximizing Your Opportunities with Sebastian Paz

7/26/2021
On this new episode of Got Your 6, Tony Nash talks to Sebastian Paz, a US Air Force combat veteran, emergency department nurse, and co-founder of the non-profit https://www.vetwod.org/ (VETWOD). One mindset that he continues to practice even after leaving the military is being goal- or mission-oriented. Every day, he tries to maximize time and opportunity. “I’m all about maximizing every single day, getting the most out of myself, out of people, out of situations. The military has shaped me...

Duration:00:32:19

015 The Need to Prioritize Yourself with Drew Mayville

7/19/2021
On this new episode of Got Your 6, Tony Nash talks with Drew Mayville, a US Army Special Operations Forces veteran and special operations equipment manager at Beaver Fit North America. Drew, who transitioned out of the military just over a year ago, says he still carries with him some habits from the military, such as waking up early and having a regimented schedule. This helps him keep his discipline and momentum primed as well as setting his day’s tempo. However, there are some key lessons...

Duration:00:29:46

014 Reinventing Yourself and Redefining Your Future with Candice Frost

7/12/2021
On this fresh episode of Got Your 6, Tony Nash speaks with COL Candice Frost, commander of the US Joint Intelligence Operation Center for Cyber Command. Candice juggles many roles – mother, wife, leader, and entrepreneur. For Candice, staying in her comfort zone was never an option. She shares the importance of taking risks and embracing challenges to grow and flourish. But as she continuously reinvents herself, one thing remains constant for her family. She shares life and leadership...

Duration:00:26:14