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Ep 99: Tackling Fear

2/16/2018
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Ray and Dr. Conte respond to this week's tragic school shooting in Florida. Dr. Conte talks about how people respond to fear with anger, so when we can snap out of anger we can get out of a place of fear. The guys talk about how things won't get better until adults start to ask like adults. People have to put their immediate needs aside for the greater good. It's time for each of us to be the peace.

Duration:00:40:43

Ep 98: Tackling Your Legacy

2/9/2018
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Hear more riveting stories from Ray's career and from when he got the official word that he was inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame on the first ballot. Ray talks about how preparation and effort are the keys to defining your legacy. But, he says the most important thing is that you live your life to please your mother! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:57:23

ENCORE: Tackling the Haters

2/2/2018
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The psychology of external control v. internal control: how to take control of your life internally and not let the external world have control over you.

Duration:00:56:46

Ep 97: Fan Friday

1/26/2018
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Ray and Dr. Conte share an inspiring listener story about how to be grateful for what you have and to not judge others. They also have advice for listener Melissa whose 15-year-old son stays in front of the computer all the time and only interacts with friends through his computer games. And they talk about how to stay motivated through the winter months.

Duration:00:27:02

Ep 96: The Knock on the Door

1/23/2018
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Hear more of Ray's legendary football stories as we lead up to his induction to the NFL Hall of Fame. Also, hear his poignant definition of "success." And Ray and Dr. Conte talk about how to stop being bullied, and the lessons Ray learned from being bullied as a kid.

Duration:01:00:52

Ep 95: Fan Friday -- Tackling Leadership

1/19/2018
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Fan Friday is back! Ray and Dr. Conte field a question from listener Kenny, a young baseball coach. He asks how he can establish himself as a trusted leader. The guys also have poignant advice for Barry who does tattoo removal for former gang members. He's asking how to best mentor them.

Duration:00:31:30

Ep 94: The Shoestring Perspective

1/15/2018
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Hear amazing, true-life stories from Ray's football career as he reminisces about his journey to the NFL Hall of Fame. Discover one of the origins of his quest for greatness. Learn the value of balance, communication and how to prepare for whatever situations that come your way.

Duration:01:03:38

Ep 93: The Power of Words

1/9/2018
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Ray and Dr. Conte talk about how to be in control and not be a puppet by reacting to other people's words. They also talk about Ray's ride to the NFL Hall of Fame and they reflect on his career.

Duration:00:54:20

ENCORE: Tackling the Haters

1/3/2018
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The psychology of external control v. internal control: how to take control of your life internally and not let the external world have control over you.

Duration:00:58:59

ENCORE: Tackling Anxiety

12/25/2017
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Ray and Dr. Conte detail the three primary sources of anxiety, and what we must do internally to stop external reactions. Dr. Conte says life is an adventure, and nobody wants to watch an adventure movie where nothing happens. The key is to focus less on your struggles and focus more on the adventure.

Duration:00:59:01

Ep 92: Ray's Journey to the NFL Hall of Fame

12/18/2017
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Dr. Conte talks with Ray about the journey that led to the NFL Hall of Fame. It illustrates that who you are is in fact what you are willing to chase, and that how you endure your losses and failures is how you become who you are.

Duration:00:57:19

ENCORE: Controlling Your Energy

12/15/2017
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Energy always matters. Ray and Dr. Conte talk about how to control your energy to make sure it always works for you, and not against you. Plus they talk about how to stop other people from controlling your energy. And Ray reveals the "three light bulbs."

Duration:00:58:19

Ep 91: Tackling Space with Astronaut Reid Wiseman

12/4/2017
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Ray and Dr. Conte are joined by Astronaut Reid Wiseman with riveting stories of his six months in space and what it took to get there. Wiseman is a true-life illustration of many of the themes of this podcast: endurance, trust, connection, brotherhood and sacrifice to name a few.

Duration:00:40:49

ENCORE: Tackling Getting Moving

12/1/2017
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Ray and Dr. Conte talk about how to channel anger and other emotions into taking action. Ray says that if you don't challenge yourself every day, you're on cruise control and you'll lose control. He also details the five things you deal with every day that negatively impact your life and how to effectively deal with them. And Dr. Conte has an amazing zen story about the greatness that can come from the unknown.

Duration:00:50:44

Ep 90: Visualizing Your Future

11/20/2017
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Ray and Dr. Conte talk about the importance of having a plan for life, and regularly visualizing that plan. They also talk about the transformational effects of doing good things for people; being "the light." They issue a challenge to write in and share good news and the good things you're doing so they can highlight them on the show.

Duration:00:44:40

Ep 89: Tackling Relationships

11/14/2017
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Take Ray and Dr. Conte's 30-day challenge to make your relationships better. The next several episodes will go in-depth on all aspects of relationships. On this episode, they talk about the power of touch, how your work ethic impacts your relationships, and the commitment to make each other better.

Duration:00:36:26

ENCORE: Tackling the Alpha-Male

11/8/2017
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What does it mean to be an "alpha-male?" How do you know if you're an alpha male? Ray and Dr. Conte talk about the one key characteristic all alpha-males have.

Duration:00:52:04

Ep 88: Hitting the Reset Button

10/31/2017
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Ray and Dr. Conte talk about how to pursue your passion, have no regrets, and change course when necessary. They also have an inside look at the top performers in the NFL.

Duration:00:55:19

ENCORE: Connecting Mind, Body and Soul

10/27/2017
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Ray and Dr. Conte talk about how you can fully engage and what it means to not cheat yourself; how everything leads up to everything else. Plus hear how Ray successfully tackled stuttering in his youth, and Dr. Conte has a couple of powerful stories that leave Ray speechless.

Duration:00:49:46

Ep 87: Leaders Inspiring Leaders with Phyllis Newhouse

10/17/2017
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Ray and Dr. Conte welcome Phyllis Newhouse, President of Leadership Inspiration Talks (LITalks.com). Her personal story is as uplifting and inspiring as her achievements. Born in North Carolina, one of 11 children with very modest means, her hard work ethic, determination and self-drive, the love of enhanced technology, and desire to make a difference, have led to her recognition as one of the top leaders in the technology industry and one of the most influential Women in Technology....

Duration:00:48:10

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