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Providing inspiring insights to help you grow your business, improve yourself, or add value to those around you, the Success is a Choice Podcast features some of the most successful people across various industries. Host Jamy Bechler is a former college basketball coach turned John Maxwell leadership trainer. He is the author of The Leadership Playbook and works with teams and organizations throughout the country. The podcast has guests ranging from professional sports coaches to actors to b ...
 
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In episode 94, Mike sits down with Jesse Bradley.Jesse is a pastor, former professional soccer goalkeeper (played in Zimbabwe Africa, Aberdeen Scotland, and Minnesota), radio host, author, and speaker. A graduate of Dartmouth College, his curiosity about faith and Jesus began there. In an Introduction to World Religions course, he began to read the…
 
Kay & Shi (Kay Salerno & Shila Morris) are dynamic and entertaining entrepreneurs with fascinating stories. When Kay and Shila were 10 and 17, their parents quit their careers and “bet it all” to buy a tiny breakfast restaurant in a California ski town. These sisters instantly gained a front row seat to the drama of American entrepreneurship, all w…
 
Episode 93 finds Mike sitting down with Dr. Jay Strack, President & Founder of Student Leadership University talking about leadership & the faith journey that Dr. Strack has been on! Highly acclaimed as a dynamic preacher, Jay Strack has spoken to an estimated 15 million people in his 35 years of ministry in thousands of churches, over 10,000 high …
 
Chrissi Rawak is Director of Athletics at the University of Delaware. Prior to her arrival at Delaware, she spent more than a decade at the University of Michigan where she served as the Executive Senior Associate Athletic Director. She was also a varsity swimmer at Michigan. Click here for Chrissi's complete bio. In today’s episode, we discuss: Wo…
 
In this episode of Linch with a Leader, Mike sits down with Dr. Diane Pearce, a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. Dr. Diane has provided counseling full time in a private practice setting since 1984. She also provides Clinical Supervision to those seeking a license in the Mental Health industry. She counsels individuals, couples, and families…
 
Jason Whitlock is a longtime TV personality on both Fox and ESPN. He is now a partner with Outkick.com. The former Ball State University football player has been a fearless journalist throughout his career in sports media. He has written for such papers as the Kansas City Star and the Ann Arbor News, where he covered the University of Michigan. Cli…
 
In this episode of Linch with a Leader Mike sits down with a legend in the sports training industry, Chip Smith. Chip Smith, founder of Chip Smith Performance Systems (CSPS) has trained more professional athletes than any other coach or training facility in the world. He and his staff have trained over 1600 NFL players to date, countless MLB, NBA, …
 
In this episode of Linch with a Leader, Mike sits down with leader David Hoyt. David is a Principal Consultant for The Table Group and Founder & President of The Principle Group.In partnering with The Table Group, David brings over 20 years of experience in leading people and organizations. Recognized as a trusted advisor for leaders, he is known f…
 
In this episode of Linch with a Leader, Mike sits down with best-selling author, pastor & leader Mark Batterson to talk about his newest book God Speaks in Whispers! Mark shares how much fun this project was to do with his daughter Summer! Mike & Mark unpack how God only speaks this way to children but also to adults! This is a FUN episode for any …
 
Captain Andy "Grand" Mariner is the Deputy Commander of the historic Carrier Air Wing 11. Previously, he was the Commanding Officer at TOPGUN. The United States Navy Strike Fighter Tactics Instructor program is the preeminent training school for naval aviators. Click here for Captain Mariner's complete bio. In today’s episode, we discuss: Leadershi…
 
In this episode of Linch with a Leader, Mike sits down with legendary football coach Mark Richt. Coach Richt shares his journey through the game of football and also his faith story of how he gave his heart to Christ!Coach Richt's Georgia teams won two (SEC) championships, five SEC division titles, and one ACC division title while at the University…
 
In this episode of "Linch with a Leader" Mike sits down with Coach Jamy Bechler.Jamy is a professional speaker, leadership trainer and executive business coach who works with teams ranging from major corporations to the NBA. Before going into full-time leadership work, Jamy served for 20 years as a college basketball coach, professor and administra…
 
Christopher J. Wirth is the host of the "No Quit Living" Podcast which has been rated as a top 50 Business Podcast on iTunes. Christopher is a sought after Keynote Speaker. Wirth began his coaching career as an AAU (Amateur Athletic Union) Basketball Coach, Collegiate Basketball Coach, as well as High School Basketball Coach. He is also the author …
 
In this episode of Linch with a Leader, Mike sits down with Pastor & Author Adam Weber.Adam is the founder and lead pastor of Embrace, a multisite church based out of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, that was named by Outreach magazine as one of the fastest growing churches in the U.S. He also hosts a podcast called TheConversation and has written two bo…
 
Brian Levenson is the founder of Strong Skills, which provides executive coaching and mental performance coaching, speaking and consulting to elite organizations, performers and leaders. He also has a weekly podcast, Intentional Performers, where he interviews a diverse group of elite high performers. His new book, Shift Your Mind, is scheduled to …
 
In this episode of Linch with a Leader Mike sits down with David Hodge. David Hodge is founder and president of Anchor Leadership, an organization dedicated to encouraging and equipping business and ministry leaders. For over 25 years, David has served as a trainer, consultant, coach, and mentor for both senior-level leaders and rising executives. …
 
John O'Sullivan is the CEO and founder of the Changing the Game Project. He is the author of two #1 bestselling books, Changing the Game: The Parents Guide to Raising Happy, High Performing Athletes, and Giving Youth Sports Back to our Kids and Every Moment Matters: How the World’s Best Coaches Inspire Their Athletes and Build Championship Teams. H…
 
Paul Biancardi is ESPN's national recruiting director for boys high school basketball. Prior to joining ESPN, he was a long-time college basketball coach culminating with Horizon League Coach of the Year honors when he was at Wright State University. Click here for Coach Biancardi's complete bio In today’s episode, we discuss: Being cut as a D3 ath…
 
In Episode 84 Mike sits down with Jason Romano who was the very first guest back in 2017 of Linch with a Leader.Jason Romano was born in Ravena, New York and graduated from the State University of New York in 1997. He began his professional career working for ESPN in Bristol Connecticut in the year of 2000. During his time there, he served as a sen…
 
Robyn Fralick was named the head women's basketball coach at NCAA Division I Bowling Green State University in spring of 2018. Fralick was the architect of the two greatest offensive seasons in NCAA Division II women's basketball history when she was at Ashland University. She was at Ashland for a total of 10 years. The last three years, she was As…
 
Here is a replay of one of my favorite episodes when Michael Catt appeared on our show. Michael is the senior pastor of Sherwood Church in Albany, Georgia and has produced movies such as "Facing the Giants" and "Fireproof". We talk about racial issues and our relationships with others. He shares how we should be conducting ourselves with interactin…
 
Clark Kellogg is one of the most respected voices covering college basketball today. The CBS Sports analyst was once a top college basketball player at Ohio State University, where he earned All-Big Ten Conference honors and won the Big Ten Most Valuable Player award in 1982. After his junior year at Ohio State, he declared for the 1992 NBA draft a…
 
In today's episode of Linch with a Leader, Mike sits down best selling author and dynamic speaker Jon Gordon to talk about his new book, The Garden. This powerful spiritual fable is an incredible bridge for the readers to learn about the heart of God and the plan of the enemy!Jon's best-selling books and talks have inspired readers and audiences ar…
 
This is a replay episode when we interviewed Jason Romano from the very popular "Sports Spectrum" podcast. At the time of this podcast, he was releasing his first book Live to Forgive. We wanted you to get a taste of his wisdom and insights as he is getting ready to release his second book, "The Uniform of Leadership". It comes out on July 28th and…
 
Episode 78 features former NFL Quarterback and Wine Entrepreneur Drew Bledsoe. Drew relieves some of the biggest moments in his playing career from attending Washington State, to being selected as the number 1 overall pick, and playing in a Super Bowl. We also discuss how he dealt with and overcame adversity throughout his career and transferred th…
 
Dr. Bhrett McCabe is one of the leading experts in the area of sports pyschology. The best of the best turn to him when they need help with performance and mindset. He is the founder of The MindSide and is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist with Clinical Psychology PhD from Louisiana State University (LSU). He is also a practicing Sports Psychologist…
 
In episode 82 of the Linch with a Leader podcast, Mike sits down with Phyllis Hendry Halverson.Phyllis serves as the inaugural President and CEO of Lead Like Jesus. Under her visionary leadership, the organization has grown exponentially since its founding in 1999, equipping and empowering thousands of people throughout the United States and around…
 
This is a replay of a popular episode we had with Dan Tudor a few years ago. Dan is the president and founder of Tudor Collegiate Strategies. TCS is the unrivaled leader in recruiting consulting for college coaches. Essentially he gives college coaches an edge in recruiting with advice, research, data, and cutting edge strategies. Each year, he hos…
 
Episode 77 features the RB Coach at UC Davis, Mark Speckman. Coach will share with us his coaching background and will delve into the install of "The Fly Offense" with a focus on its hallmark play: the Fly Sweep. Coach will breakdown the blocking fundamentals, timing, variations, and philosophy of the play so that you'll be ready to implement it in…
 
Kurt Hines is a well-respected football coach at Coronado High School in San Diego. His social media insights are top-notch. You will want to follow him even if you aren't a football coach. He is a motivational speaker that provides great thoughts and energy to audiences across the country. Coach Hines is also the host of the "For What It Is Worth …
 
Episode 76 features leadership advocate, host of the Success Is A Choice Podcast, and author of the new book "The Bus Trip", Jamy Bechler. Mr. Bechler shares the story of his successful coaching career, his leadership training under John Maxwell, tips for creating a championships culture that empowers & cultivates leaders, and the 10 principles fro…
 
On this episode of Linch with a Leader, Mike sits down with Dr. Derwin Gray. Derwin is a former defensive back, who played five seasons in the NFL with the Colts and Panthers. He’s now the pastor of Transformation Church near Charlotte, N.C.Selected in the fourth round of the 1995 NFL Draft (92nd overall) by the Indianapolis Colts, Gray played five…
 
Episode 75 features the OL Coach for Lake Forest College Tony Shiffman. Coach will discuss his offensive line philosophy, the differences between gap and zone schemes, common misconceptions with Offensive Lineman, trends in offensive line play, using a sniffer back in your offense, and all things hogfbchat.…
 
J.P. Nerbun is the founder of Thrive On Challenge, host of the "Coaching Culture" podcast, and author of Calling Up: Discovering Your Journey to Transformational Leadership. He was also a college basketball player, winning the NIT Championship when he was a member of the University of South Carolina Gamecocks. Click here for J.P.'s complete bio In …
 
Episode 74 features the former head coach of the St. Louis Rams, and architect of "The Greatest Show on Turf", Mike Martz. Coach will discuss his coaching journey, Quarterback development, building an offense, the assembly of "The Greatest Show on Turf", the base install of his offense, and his new Podcast: The Run it Again Podcast with co-host Ron…
 
Joanna Bernabei-McNamee is the head women's basketball coach at Boston College. In only her second season at BC, she was honored as the 2020 Atlantic Coast Conference's Coach of the Year. She led BC to an impressive 20-12 overall record and a fourth place finish in the conference with an 11-7 record. The 20 victories were the most in program histor…
 
In this episode of Linch with a Leader, Mike sits down with author & motivational speaker Damon West. Damon West, M.S. Criminal Justice, is a motivational speaker and best-selling co-author (with best-selling author and motivational speaker Jon Gordon) of The Coffee Bean: A simple Lesson to Create Positive Change. His first book and autobiography, …
 
Episode 73 features the Co-Offensive Coordinator and Offensive Line Coach at Gustavus Adolphus College, Charlie Cosgrove. Coach Cosgrove shares his journey becoming an offensive line coach, the mentors in his coaching career, his offensive philosophy, and the development of Gustavus' GT Counter Scheme. For the video portion of the clinic, see our Y…
 
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In this episode Mike sits down with former professional baseball player and speaker Chris Singleton. Chris shares his story of not only his life in baseball but his journey through tragedy.Chris is a former professional baseball player in the Chicago Cubs organization as well as an inspirational speaker who has traveled the country passionately spe…
 
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Episode 72 features the former Ohio State Head Coach and current Youngstown St. University President Jim Tressel. Coach Tressel shares with us lessons from his coaching career, the importance of adaptability, insights on motivating and uniting players, and some of his favorite coaching memories & stories from his time at Youngstown St. & Ohio State…
 
In this episode of Linch with a Leader, Mike sits down with business leader and entrepreneur Earnest Davis. Earnest describes himself as a serial entrepreneur and a speaker. His passion is to use his story to challenge them to be the best version of themselves that they can possibly be. From growing up in a small town in Mississippi to today being …
 
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Episode 71 features the former Head Coach at Brainerd High School, Ron Stolski. In this episode Coach Stolski relives his coaching career spanning 58 years and details some of the core tenets of his coaching philosophy, recommendations for building a staff and culture, and advice for longevity in today’s coaching profession. Finally, Coach shares w…
 
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