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Best. 20 Minutes. Of Your Day. Stories of perseverance that we all have faced. Make the Decision. Wrestle the goat. Don't worry about what's next. Join the movement of inspiring those around us!

Best. 20 Minutes. Of Your Day. Stories of perseverance that we all have faced. Make the Decision. Wrestle the goat. Don't worry about what's next. Join the movement of inspiring those around us!


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Best. 20 Minutes. Of Your Day. Stories of perseverance that we all have faced. Make the Decision. Wrestle the goat. Don't worry about what's next. Join the movement of inspiring those around us!






Episode 48 - Interviewed Dwayne Johnson, Robin Williams, Bryan Cranston and so many more, 1 Habit Creator - Steve Samblis with host Dave Swanson

Steven Samblis Steven Samblis, Is the founder and CEO of Envision Media Partners, Inc. Steve began his business life as a stock broker, ranking among the top 50 rookie brokers at one of America’s largest firms. He has worked with congress defending shareholder’s rights. In 1990, Steve founded "The Reason For My Success", a company that sold self-improvement programs. As the company grew it expanded into the production of audio and video programs. Over the years, Steve has traveled the North...


Episode 48 - Branding Expert and Event Performer Daniel Linares with host Dave Swanson

Daniel Linares is a curator of luxury events, providing unforgettable experiences for the most discerning clientele. Based in New York City, he is an avid globetrotter whose work has taken him to cosmopolitan cities such as London, Paris, Los Angeles and Miami, as well as the Caribbean. Experiencing various cultures on a grassroots level is one of many factors that contribute to this multi-faceted designer’s perspective and creative vision. With an eclectic background inclusive of...


Episode 47 - Global Educator, Tedx Speaker, Top 100 Leadership Speaker Dr. Todd Dewett with host Dave Swanson

Dr. Todd Dewett Todd’s journey towards authenticity began with degrees from the University of Memphis and the University of Tennessee. Next came process improvement and team-building experience with Andersen Consulting (now Accenture) and Ernst & Young. He then earned a Ph.D. in Management from the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University, as well as a prestigious Post Doctoral Fellowship, and eventually a position on the graduate faculty at Wright State University. After ten years in...


Episode 46 - 3X Author, NLP expert, Co-Founder of Neurosuccessology Naomi Bareket with host Dave Swanson

Naomi Bareket Visionary leader with passion for Jewish life, relationship building, creative business strategies and ability to maximize visibility throughout the community. Able to bring extensive background in organizational development, building successful partnerships and innovative problem-solving to bear on business operations. Neurosuccessology Website Videos Dave Swanson Website Book Free Chapter of my Bestselling Book? Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/GWPPodcast)


Episode 45 - CEO, Real Estate Guru Aaron Klein with host Dave Swanson

Aaron Klein At Work Assisted we all come to work every day because we want to solve a problem in the ecommerce industry. Ecommerce companies put all of their effort towards pushing their products and bringing a consistent stream of new customers. This is what gets an online business off the ground and why marketing is so imperative. While online sellers acquire the customers, the most important aspect is to retain the customers and have them coming back. How will sellers do this? Many use...


Episode 44 - CEO, Survivor & Co-Founder at Support the Enlisted Project (STEP) Tony Teravainen with host Dave Swanson

Tony Teravainen STEP is a San Diego based 501(c)3 non-profit dedicated to providing southern California junior military and recent veteran families financial grants in times of crisis AND working with them to achieve financial self-sufficiency. Southern California has a cost of living 30% higher and housing rates double the national averages. These families have some of the lowest income imaginable, in fact, most are Low Income per HUD standards. They are put through enough hardship where...


Episode 43 - CEO, Marketing expert, IGNiTE founder Jason Vana with host Dave Swanson

SUPPORT THIS PODCAST! Jason Vana is an imaginative leader and proponent of the next generation. I’m the founder of Ignite Student Ministries, a dynamic ministry igniting youth, young adults and university students to passionately pursue Christ and transform society in high schools, work places and universities around the world. I’ve been fortunate enough to travel the world speaking and teaching at churches, youth conventions, and leadership conferences. I also run my own Marketing...


Episode 42 - Co-Founder, Marine and Cannabis expert Tom Beighley with host Dave Swanson

SUPPORT THIS PODCAST! Co-Owner at GB Innovations LLC, SET LLC, and Supplement Concepts. Best pain relief roller Dave Swanson Website Book Free Chapter of my Bestselling Book? TomBeighley [00:00:03] Welcome to Goat Wrestling Perseverance podcast with your host, Dave Swanson. He's wrestled with goats, climbed mountains and bicycled across America. He wants to help you with your dreams and goals with one perseverance story at a time. Dave Swanson: [00:00:25] Welcome to Go Wrestling...


Episode 41 - From Muay Thai to TedX to Co-Founder of Two Companies about Positive Language Mark England is with host Dave Swanson

SUPPORT THIS PODCAST! Mark England As a martial artist, Mark was driven by his need to succeed. It took a severe injury and knee surgery to help him uncover what was driving him to the breaking point. In the recovery process, he found language as a tool to transform his life and has gone on as a language geek to be a TEDx speaker and help thousands of people better their lives with how they think and speak. Procabulary Enlifted Ted Talk Dave Swanson Dave Swanson Website Book Free...


Episode 40 - Mountain climbing, bicycling across America, combat Veteran Dave Swanson

SUPPORT THE PODCAST! Dave Swanson has many credentials, here are a few: Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/GWPPodcast)


Episode 39 - 15 Time Coach of the Year Paul Peck with host Dave Swanson

SUPPORT THIS PODCAST! Army Women’s Tennis Coach, Paul Peck took an unconventional path to arrive at his current profession. As a young man, growing up in Chicago, he excelled at many sports before finally settling on tennis and playing in high school and college. After graduating from the University of Illinois, he entered the work force. Failing to find fulfillment working a 9-5 job, he enlisted in the Army and contracted for Officer Candidate School as a means of paying off his college...


Episode 38 - Hall of Fame Speaker, #1 Anthropologist and Adventurer and Argentinian Gaucho Dr. Jeff Salz with host Dave Swanson

In 2013 he was awarded the greatest honor of the speaking profession – induction in the the National Speakers Association “Speakers Hall of Fame”. Acclaimed “America’s leading anthropologist/adventurer” by the Discovery Network and the History Channel, Dr. Jeff is equally at home sharing stories with gauchos around a campfire in Patagonia… leading C-Suite executives around a boardroom table in Silicon Valley … or coaching young presenters on a stage in his home town of Encinitas,...


Episode 37 - Entrepreneur expert. ~2M Youtube subscribers. Author and investor with Evan Carmichael and host Dave Swanson

Evan Carmichael believes in entrepreneurs. At 19, he built then sold a biotech software company. At 22, he was a venture capitalist helping to raise $500,000 to $15 million. He now runs EvanCarmichael.com, a popular website for entrepreneurs. He breathes and bleeds entrepreneurship. He's obsessed, aiming to help one billion entrepreneurs and change the world. He has set two world records, uses a stand-up desk, rides a Vespa, raises funds for Kiva, wears five-toe shoes and created...


Episode 36 - NFL. Bachelorette. Dare Devil. Coach. Teacher. An interview with Ryan Hoag and he knows perseverance with host Dave Swanson

Ryan Scott Hoag is a former American football wide receiver. He was drafted by the Oakland Raiders with the final pick in the 2003 NFL Draft, earning him the title of Mr. Irrelevant. He played college football at Gustavus Adolphus. Hoag has also been a member of the New York Giants, Minnesota Vikings, Washington Redskins, Edmonton Eskimos, Jacksonville Jaguars and New York Sentinels. Hoag currently works as a substitute teacher at his alma mater, Washburn High School in Minneapolis,...


Episode 35 - Find out how to use the deadliest weapon in the world with Allan Karl and host Dave Swanson

Allan Karl is an American author, adventurer and speaker. He is most known for travelling around the world on his motorcycle and subsequently writing the book, Forks: A Quest for Culture, Cuisine and Connection. After a divorce and finding himself unemployed, in 2005, Karl decided to go on a trip around the world. He spent the next three years travelling on five continents and visited 35 countries. He returned to the United States in 2008 and became a public speaker talking about his travel...


Episode 34 - Fastest growing influencer on LinkedIn Shay Rowbottom and host Dave Swanson

I turn founders and executives into LinkedIn video creators | 👑 Content Queen | ⤵️ PM me to learn more! ⤵️ Contact Shay Follow on LinkedIn Dave Swanson Website Book Goat Wrestling Perseverance Clothes Free Chapter of my Bestselling Book? Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/GWPPodcast)


Episode 33 - Go from bullying in high school to becoming Miss Grand Germany with Mona Schafnitzl and host Dave Swanson

She is a dancer, actor and international model. I am energized and I love working with the camera and on stage, what is my absolutely main passion! Instagram Facebook IMDB Dave Swanson Website Book Goat Wrestling Perseverance Clothes Free Chapter of my Bestselling Book? Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/GWPPodcast)


Episode 32 - $1.97 in the bank. No one knows your problems. Find out how to get out with Donna Drake and host Dave Swanson

"What I do is 'paint with people.' We have an amazing team of correspondents with unique expertise and it is our pleasure to bring positive messages of hope and inspiration to empower others!" – Donna Drake Donna Drake is an international award-winning creative artist, writer, producer and actress. She created "Live it Up!" to share positive messages of hope that inspire and empower those who need it most. A native of St. Louis, Missouri, Donna showcased her beauty, talent and scholastic...


Episode 31 - Parents - Get Your Kids for This Episode with Jordan Gross and host Dave Swanson

I guide people to their Cloud Nine lives by helping them discover their true passions and purpose. By designing a creative, intensive, and FUN 9-step process, I have guided startup founders as well as employees at Google and Amazon in overcoming uncertainty and discovering what it truly is that brings them meaning and fulfillment. I am also a best-selling author of a book called Getting COMFY: Your Morning Guide to Daily Happiness, I am a TEDx Speaker, and I have founded multiple companies...


Episode 30 - 16 Hour Apple Orchard Days at the Age of 9 with Purdeep Sangha and host Dave Swanson

Founder of the proven Better Business System. And if you’re ready to take your business to the next level, I’m your new best friend. My one and only goal is to get you what you truly desire from your business (regardless of what stage it is in)… without expecting you to sacrifice your sanity, personal life and freedom to get there. I first recognized the power of the Better Business System nearly 7 years ago when I was a corporate executive for a multi-billion dollar organization, and I’ve...