Would you like personal access to the life stories of incredible people accomplishing extraordinary things?
JC Cross invites you into inspiring journeys as he interviews high achievers, uncovering the mindset and methods that made them.
Through years of research in neuroscience, psychology, and human performance and coaching leaders in over 20 states and multiple countries, JC uses his knowledge to ask the right questions.
Learn from the interviewees how to snap destructive patterns, build new habits for success, develop more skill, and train yourself and your children to live the life you've always wanted.
To learn more, visit https://insidetherise.com.
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Justin Wren (Part 2) - How to Channel Your Pain Into Purpose
After receiving an invitation to the Olympic Training Center and becoming the youngest MMA fighter to join The Ultimate Fighter reality show, Justin lost it all to a drug addiction.
How did he turn it around? What led him to the other side of the world" What's with the name The Big Pygmy? What will it take to reach the pinnacle of his fighting career once again? Discover the mindset and methods Justin leveraged to transform his identity. And hear why people around the world love this warrior.
Join the fight at http://fightfortheforgotten.org.
Bonus: Justin shares when you can expect the documentary that has been years in the making.
Justin Wren (Part 1) - How to Channel Your Pain Into Purpose
Justin Wren became one of the youngest MMA fighters to appear on The Ultimate Fighter television show and to fight for the title in the main event in Las Vegas.
As a two-time national champion in wrestling, he made appearances in multiple countries and received an invitation to train with the elite of the elite at the US Olympic Training Center.
But an injury that threatened to ruin his career surfaced a deeper pain from severe bullying he faced as a child. To deal with the pain, he turned to painkillers and then to street drugs. His addiction forced his teammates to expel him from the training center. And his family had to break into his apartment just to find him.
So how did he turn things around?
Why do they now call him the Big Pygmy?
How did he convert such deep pain into a clear purpose to help a forgotten people on the other side of the world?
Click the play button and find out!
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For all things Justin Wren, check out his website, www.fightfortheforgotten.org.
Pick up a copy of his amazing book here!
The ONE Personality Trait that Outdoes Them All
Scholars have spent years studying and testing personality traits. The most commonly investigated traits are collectively known as The Big Five. Here they are, in no particular order:
Openness to experience Conscientiousness Agreeableness Extraversion Neuroticism What has decades of research revealed?
ONE of these traits accurately predicts success - and a whole lot more.
Do you have it? More importantly, can you develop it? Find out.
And join the growing community of high achievers.
Inside Out - Dissecting How to Connect With Anyone
11-time Emmy Award winner Nick Nanton has built a network of friends that includes Larry King, Daymond John, Jack Canfield, Brian Tracy, Peter Diamandis, and a host of other recognizable leaders.
If you want to build a network like that, listen to this!
JC Cross revisits the episode with Nick Nanton:
Why can't people access those they aspire to be like?
What's the one thing that will open the door with someone at an elite level?
Visit our BRAND NEW social platform page to start building your own elite network!
Nick Nanton - How to Connect With Anyone and Create Value
11-time Emmy Award winning producer and director, Nick Nanton, runs the world's largest celebrity branding agency. His platform has enabled him to connect with Sir Richard Branson, Mark Cuban, Ivanka Trump, Daymond John, Steve Forbes, Will.I.Am, Jack Canfield, Brian Tracy, and Tony Robbins. There are too many more names to mention.
Prior to building his media empire, he found himself several million dollars in debt and facing bankruptcy. So how did he turn things around? Part of it involved making connections with the right people.
In this episode, you'll hear:
Why Nick doesn't believe you're the average of the five people you spend the most time with How to connect with people way out of your league What Sir Richard Branson told him that shifted his perspective on life How to counter negativity What he considers his most important belief Connect:
Meditation March Challenge Nick Nanton's website Books Mentioned:
Da Vinci and The 40 Answers Documentaries Mentioned:
Operation Toussaint Visioneer, The Peter Diamandis Story The Soul of Success: The Jack Canfield Story Maximum Achievement: The Brian Tracy Story Rudy Ruettiger: The Walk On
Why You Must STOP Avoiding Stress
Listen to this if you think stress is bad...
Scientific research reveals the surprising truth behind what improves our memory and learning capabilities...
And what impact does stress have on our relationships...
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Really enjoyed the interview on brain plasticity. I always want to push myself to incrementally improve my capacity to contribute. And this is possible because we can GROW. The interview on how our brains are plastic, and can be molded, was as interesting as it was encouraging. Thanks for always bringing the value JC!!!
JC has been my personal trainer for several years now. He is an outstanding fitness trainer and personal life coach. In this podcast JC has invited experts from a variety of different fields. The subject matter experts he has chosen are exceptional and JC does a wonderful job of facilitating discussions with each speaker. I am looking forward to listening to future episodes! Each episode is unique and truly inspiring!
Thought provoking tools to master your life
JC has been my professional coach for years and am glad he is putting his knowledge to good use with podcasts. We are all faced with challenges everyday. It’s how you deal with these challenges that give you opportunities to grow. These podcasts will put you in the right frame of mind, give you tools to succeed and help you avoid being frustrated in challenging times.