Jon Taffer: No Excuses

Jon Taffer: No Excuses

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Shut It Down and listen as Jon, the award-winning hospitality legend, best-selling author, and top-rated television personality of Bar Rescue, brings his straight talk and unapologetic approach to daily topics, current…


BRIAN DEEGAN + BUILDING A LEGACY
Oct 15 • 65 min
Freestyle motocross legend, Rally Cross/ off-road truck champion and proud father Brian Deegan joins the No Excuses Podcast. Deegan flashes back on coming up through his industry with nothing but a credit card and a dirt bike to owning a multi million…
FRANK SHANKWITZ + MAKE A WISH
Oct 8 • 15 min
Co-founder of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Frank Shankwitz joins the No Excuses Podcast. Frank talks about personal experiences that eventually led him to create the concept of the foundation. Shankwitz even dives deep into the story behind the first phone…
SYD WILDER + SHUTTING DOWN SELTZERS
Oct 1 • 70 min
Actress, comedienne, writer and producer Syd Wilder joins the No Excuses Podcast. Syd talks about her struggles with suicide and her rise to fame with over 900,000 instagram followers, becoming a true influencer. Taffer also chats everything seltzer! With…
TAFFERS TOP 3 MOTIVATIONAL GUESTS
Sep 24 • 56 min
Jon Taffer chooses his Top 3 most motivational guests from 2019! Shut it down with another amazing podcast… RIGHT NOW!
PHIL WILLS + BAR RESCUE MIXOLOGIST
Sep 17 • 75 min
Spirits in Motion founder and Bar Rescue Star, Phil Wills joins the No Excuses Podcast. Wills talks about his success and how he’s maintained a 15+ year career in the industry. Jon and Phil also chat everything Bar Rescue! Plus Jon turns the lights off as…
TIPSY BARTENDER + BAR RESCUE RECIPES
Sep 10 • 50 min
YouTube legend Tipsy Bartender (A.K.A, Skyy John) joins the No Excuses Podcast. Skyy talks about his rise to fame over the years of social media and content platforms, such as YouTube. Taffer and John also chat everything mixologist and how much the…
ART SUTLEY + BAR BIZ SECRETS
Sep 3 • 80 min
Publisher of Bar Business Magazine, Art Sutley joins the No Excuses Podcast in style. Jon and Art sip a refreshing Taffer’s Mixologist Bloody Mary and talk everything Bar Business. Sutley breaks down new trends and what is the future of the bar business.…
AMARA ZARAGOZA + LIVING WITH NO EXCUSES
Aug 27 • 65 min
Amara Zaragoza stars as ‘Joan,’ the High Priestess of a sex cult on CBS’ “Strange Angel”. She has also appeared in CW’s “Gossip Girl”, as ‘Poppy Lifton’, and on ABC’s “Dirty Sexy Money” as ‘Natalie Kimpton’ and many other guest appearances. Now she joins…
BEAUTY DR. YOUN + STREAMING DOMINATION
Aug 20 • 62 min
Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, Award-Winning Author, and Anti-Aging Expert, Dr. Anthony Youn joins the No Excuses Podcast. Youn talks about being a successful plastic surgeon for twenty years who has performed tens of thousands of successful cosmetic…
DAYMOND JOHN + STARTING FROM NOTHING
Aug 13 • 67 min
Founder, president, and CEO of FUBU, and appears as an investor on the ABC reality television series Shark Tank, Daymond John joins the No Excuses Podcast. Daymond talks about how he started a multi-billion dollar company one stitch at a time with the…
BRANT PINVIDIC + MY NEW BOOK?
Aug 6 • 66 min
Award-winning Canadian-American documentary film director and television producer, Brant Pinvidic joins the No Excuses Podcast. Brant talks about how he was introduced to Jon Taffer and the moment he pitched the greatest Tv Show on television today, Bar…
T-PAIN + GRASSHOPPER INVASION
Jul 30 • 68 min
American rapper, singer, songwriter and record producer T-PAIN joins the No Excuses Podcast. T-Pain talks about how his father was his inspiration to become the successful artist he is today! Pain also explains how spreading positivity is his main focus…
RYAN REAVES + SHUTTING DOWN AREA 51
Jul 23 • 59 min
Vegas Golden Knights Winger Ryan Reaves joins the No Excuses Podcast. Ryan talks about growing up in a No Excuse house hold and how he had to put in the work to become the professional athlete he is today because nothing is handed to you! Taffer and…
SHAWNE “ LIGHTS OUT” MERRIMAN + NEW SEGMENT
Jul 16 • 57 min
Former San Diego Chargers legend, Shawne “LIGHTS OUT” Merriman joins the No Excuses Podcast. Shawne talks about his post NFL career and the latest projects he has been involved with including starting his own MMA Promotion Company called Lights Out Xtreme…
JASON FEIFER + SMALL BUSINESS SECRETS
Jul 9 • 55 min
Editor in Chief of Entrepreneur Magazine, Jason Feifer joins the No Excuses Podcast. Jon and Jason talk small business, entrepreneurs, and the fact that the time to start your own business is NOW! Jon then catches you up with everything Taffer! Plus Jon…
JENNY McCARTHY & DONNIE WAHLBERG pt.2
Jul 2 • 49 min
Jon invites Jenny McCarthy and her American singer, songwriter, actor, record producer, and film producer husband, Donnie Wahlberg for a two part interview. Jenny, an American actress, model, television host, author, and screenwriter breaks down the…
JENNY McCARTHY & DONNIE WAHLBERG + KEY TO TRUST
Jun 25 • 49 min
Jon invites Jenny McCarthy and her American singer, songwriter, actor, record producer, and film producer husband, Donnie Wahlberg for a two part interview. Jenny, an American actress, model, television host, author, and screenwriter breaks down the…
LISA LAMPANELLI + RELATIONSHIP ADVICE
Jun 18 • 53 min
Jon chats with former stand-up comedian, actress and insult comic, Lisa Lampanelli. The Queen of Mean is now The Queen of Meaning as she joins the PodcastOne family on her new self help show, Let Lisa Help. Taffer and Lampanelli break down the meaning of…
PAWN STARS RICK HARRISON pt.2 + DISNEY’S GALAXY’S EDGE
Jun 11 • 48 min
Jon finishes up his interview with tv star Rick Harrison. The Creator of the famed Pawn stars television series talk politics, business, PAWN STARS, what it is like becoming famous in his late forties and about his journey to success after 570 episodes on…
PAWN STARS RICK HARRISON pt.1 + 50th EPISODE GIVEAWAY
Jun 4 • 40 min
Jon invites reality tv star Rick Harrison chat for a 2nd time. The Creator of the famed Pawn stars television series talks about his journey to success after 570 episodes on the air. Jon also catches you up with everything Taffer. Also 5 lucky listeners…
NICOLE TAFFER + RELATIONSHIP ADVICE
May 28 • 45 min
Jon chats with his wife, Nicole Taffer. In this interview, Jon and Nicole talk about their marriage and how they overcome all the obstacles any marriage goes through. The two also answer fan questions from twitter and break down each answer from each…
TAFFER’S TOP 3 + MY GRANDSON
May 21 • 40 min
In this special episode Jon smashes up his top 3 interviews. Starting off with the #1 most downloaded episode with Dave Portnoy then transitions to his most inspirational episode with J.R. Martinez, and then finishes this amazing episode off with the most…
AEG EXECS + VEGAS NIGHTLIFE
May 14 • 59 min
on chats with Senior Vice President of Booking, Bobby Reynolds and Talent Buyer, Chris Hammonds. In this interview, Jon dives deep into Vegas nightlife and how AEG books big time talent such as Celine Dion, Paul McCartney, Elton John, etc.. The trio also…
RONN NICOLLI + MARRIAGE RESCUE
May 7 • 68 min
Jon chats with Senior Vice President of Creative Strategy of Palms Casino Resort, Ronn Nicolli. In this interview, Jon dives deep into Ronn’s come up through the nightclub and bar scene starting out as promotions host to working his way up the ranks,…
BRIAN KILMEADE pt.2 + BIG ANNOUNCEMENT
Apr 30 • 67 min
Part 2 of Jon’s chat with Fox News television personality and New York Times Best Selling Author, Brian Kilmeade. In this two part interview, Jon and Brian chat about their similar pasts and how over coming negativity lead them both to success. Plus Jon…
BRIAN KILMEADE pt.1 + CANNABIS TALK
Apr 23 • 65 min
Jon chats with Fox News television personality and New York Times Best Selling Author, Brian Kilmeade. In this two part interview, Jon and Brian chat about their similar pasts and how over coming negativity lead them both to success. Stay tuned next week…
American Entrepreneur Jared Isaacman
Apr 16 • 59 min
Jon chats with American entrepreneur, pilot and philanthropist, Jared Isaacman. Jared breaks down how he was able to start Shift4 Payments in 1999 when he was 16 years old.. Plus Jon talks current events, upcoming holidays, and historical facts on a new…
HEALTHCARE CRISIS W/ MARK BERTOLINI + PHONER RESCUE
Apr 9 • 70 min
Jon chats with healthcare expert and former CEO of Aetna, Mark Bertolini. Jon and Mark Bertolini take a non-political approach as they break down the healthcare crisis and why the system is broken. Plus Jon talks current events, upcoming holidays, and…
FYRE FEST FIASCO + TAFFERS NEW SEGMENT
Apr 2 • 50 min
Jon chats with Stacy Miller and Seth Crossno aka William Needham Finley IV, Miller and Crossno teamed up to take down Billy Macfarland after the Fyre Festival disaster. Seth experienced the event first hand falling victim to one of the largest scams in…
Small Business Expert Jeffery Hudson
Mar 26 • 59 min
Jon chats with Jeffery Hudson, small business expert and CEO of Halagard. Hudson breaks down how his company brings capital to small and medium business owners by taking the best practices of traditional investment banking, brokerages, securities…
HOLLYWOOD DIVORCE ATTORNEY LAURA WASSER + COLLEGE ADMISSIONS SCANDAL
Mar 19 • 65 min
Jon chats with Laura Wasser, divorce attorney best known for handling a number of high-profile, high-net-worth dissolutions, including those for Angelina Jolie, Heidi Klum, Kim Kardashian, Ryan Reynolds, Christina Aguilera, Hilary Duff, Stevie Wonder,…
AMERICAN HERO J.R. MARTINEZ
Mar 12 • 80 min
Jon chats with N.Y. Times Best Selling Author, winner of Season 13 of Dancing with the Stars, American actor, motivational speaker, and former U.S. Army soldier, J.R. Martinez. In 2003, Martinez sustained severe burns to over 34 percent of his body while…
Bar Rescue: SECRETS
Mar 5 • 42 min
In celebration of 6 amazing seasons of Bar Rescue, Jon takes you back to his most memorable moments while on set. Taffer talks behind the scenes, how the show has impacted his life and more on this special episode. Plus Jon takes your calls and answers…
FBI Undercover Legend Mike McGowan + Bar Rescue News!
Feb 26 • 66 min
Jon chats with author of “Ghost: My Thirty Years as an FBI Undercover Agent”, Mike McGowan. For over 30 years, Special Agent McGowan successfully infiltrated the Italian LCN (a.k.a. La Cosa Nostra/ “The Mob”), Russian Organized Crime groups, Mexican…
UFC President Dana White- Making a Billion Dollar Company
Feb 19 • 68 min
Post President’s Day Jon sits down with the President of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, Dana White, inside the UFC Headquarters in Las Vegas, NV. Jon discovers how Dana got involved in the UFC and how he made it one of the biggest sports in the…
Las Vegas Mogul Derek Stevens + The 6 Excuses Holding You Back straight out of Taffer’s Best Selling Book!
Feb 12 • 65 min
Jon chats with Derek Stevens, owner of both the Golden Gate Hotel and Casino and The D Las Vegas Hotel and Casino. Stevens is also rightfully known as this generations Steve Wynn. Derek is helping transform Fremont Street in downtown Las Vegas back to the…
Award Winning Magician Piff The Magic Dragon
Feb 5 • 77 min
Award winning magician Piff the Magic Dragon, is best known for his appearances on America’s Got Talent and residency at The Flamingo in Las Vegas. John van der Put, also known as Piff the Magic Dragon ads comedy to magic with attitude. Jon Taffer sits…
Fitness Guru & Entrepreneur Jillian Michaels
Jan 29 • 85 min
Personal trainer, business woman, author and television personality Jillian Michaels, is best known for her appearances on The Biggest Loser. Jon dives deep with Jillian and discovers how she became the amazing person she is today. Taffer and Michaels…
Jedediah Bila
Jan 22 • 80 min
Jon is joined by author, TV personality, and business woman Jedediah Bila. Jon talks politics, government shut down and asks Bila’s personal view on many sensitive topics that the media is afraid to touch on. Jedediah also talks about her background and…
Technology in the Future with Mark Pesce
Jan 15 • 90 min
Post CES, Taffer talks to futurist, innovator, speaker, writer, and educator Mark Pesce. Jon chats with Mark about the rise in technology and how humans can either control it or be controlled by it. With Mark’s extensive background in everything virtual…
The Anatomy of a Winner- NFL Player & Magician Jon Dorenbos
Jan 8 • 90 min
Starting off 2019 with a fascinating episode. Jon Taffer is joined by former NFL long snapper, magician, America’s Got Talent contestant, and motivational speaker Jon Dorenbos. During his career in the NFL it was discovered Dorenbos had an aortic aneurysm…
New Years 2019 with Owen Smith
Jan 1 • 96 min
Jon is joined by Owen Smith who has written for such television series as The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore and Whitney and acted on such series as Everybody Hates Chris. Smith also co-hosted the podcast called “Alias Smith and LeRoi” with comedian Ali…
Jon’s Big Best of No Excuses Xmas 2018
Dec 25, 2018 • 95 min
Join Jon for his Best of No Excuses 2018. He takes a look back at some of his most memorable interviews of 2018. Jon talks to Big Cat, Adam Corolla, El Presidente Dave Portnoy, Jenny McCarthy & more in this exciting episode.
Film Producer Todd Garner
Dec 18, 2018 • 72 min
The Waterboy, Paul Blart Mall Cop, Daddy Day Care, Deuce Bigelow, Zookeeper, Father of the Bride and many more… Todd Garner has produced them all! Jon talks to Todd about how he started out in the industry interning, editing commercials and music videos.…
Kenny Aronoff: The Greatest Drummer in the World + Jon’s Holiday Top 10
Dec 11, 2018 • 72 min
Bon Jovi, Elton John, B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Bob Seger, & Willie Nelson… Kenny Aronoff has played with them all! Jon is joined by the #1 ranked greatest drummer in the world Kenny Aronoff. In this fascinating episode find out how this Rock & Roll legend…
Jordan Harbinger - Master Motivator, Former FBI Hacker, and Social Skills Guru
Dec 4, 2018 • 80 min
Jon talks to author, motivational speaker, & PodcastOne host Jordan Harbinger. Jon talks to Jordan about his incredible ability to hack phones and computers at a young age. From helping the FBI catch predators to growing his mega successful networking…
#1 Ranked Superstar Guitarist Nita Strauss
Nov 27, 2018 • 75 min
Jon is joined by superstar #1 ranked guitarist Nita Strauss. From the age of 15 she’s been rocking out and wowing audiences around the world. She talks about her early years growing up in a musical family, playing with Alice Cooper and Femme Fatale,…
Radio/MTV Icon Sway Calloway + Jon’s Holiday Travel Nightmares
Nov 20, 2018 • 82 min
Jon talks to legendary Radio/MTV personality and hip hop icon Sway Calloway. Sway talks about his early grind in the entertainment industry as a rapper and his opportunity to grow his mega hit syndicated ‘The Wake Up Show’ into a nationally known brand.…
Comedian Jo Koy
Nov 13, 2018 • 75 min
Jon is joined by comedian, entrepreneur, and businessman Jo Koy. Jo talks about his early days in college chasing his career and bombing shows to selling out concert tours, opening his restaurant, and filming Netflix specials. He talks about his struggles…
Misfits Lead Singer Michale Graves- Jon’s Election Rules, Historic Trash, & and the Best Pizza in America
Nov 6, 2018 • 86 min
Happy Birthday Jon! It’s Jons birthday week just ahead of the big 2018 midterm elections and he’s joined by the lead singer of the legendary punk band the Misfits. He talks about his rise and drive to fame. Plus Jons talks about Taffers 3 rules of voting…
Pawn Stars Creator & Reality TV Personality Rick Harrison
Oct 30, 2018 • 88 min
Jon is joined by reality tv star Rick Harrison. The Creator of the famed Pawn stars television series talks about his journey to success. From his young days of running schemes to opening a one of a kind pawn shop on the Las Vegas strip. Learn how he’s…
World Series of Poker Champion Daniel Negreanu
Oct 23, 2018 • 63 min
Jon talks with World Series of Poker Champion Daniel Negreanu about his rise to glory. Learn how Daniel amassed over $40 Million dollars in poker winnings and how he’s managed to build his empire into a business of winning. Thanks to our sponsors: Quicken…
Comedian Bill Engvall + Jon Calls Out Failing Businesses
Oct 16, 2018 • 73 min
Jon’s busting out failing businesses in this epsiode of No Excuses. Plus Jon sits and talks with comedian and actor Bill Engvall. After discovering women and beer in college Bill tells Jon about his early beginnings as a DJ and getting a job at a comedy…
Jenny McCarthy + Bar Rescue Update with Shelton from The Kasbah Lounge
Oct 9, 2018 • 95 min
In this episode Jon talks to his good friend actress, former Playboy model, & TV/ Sirius XM radio host Jenny McCarthy. Jenny talks about growing up in a home with conservative parents and breaking out on her own. From bouncing checks and jumping out of a…
Behind the Bar Rescue Magic! Bar Rescue Executive Producer Bicha Gholem + Followup with Guy from MoonRunners Saloon
Oct 2, 2018 • 70 min
In this episode of No Excuses with Jon Taffer its all things Bar Rescue! Jon follows up with Guy Wavra of MoonRunners Saloon. Hear first hand about how the bar is doing since Jon’s visit. Also Jon talks with Bar Rescue Executive Producer Bechara “Bicha”…
The Architect of Reality TV- Mark Itkin + Bar Rescue Update with Mike & Jocelyn of Big Mikes
Sep 25, 2018 • 87 min
Jon is joined by attorney, agent, and producer Mark Itkin. Mark talks about becoming an attorney only to realize he wanted something more in his life. Find out how he got into the television business and helped to shape the current Reality TV show genre.…
The Medicine Man- Andy Williams + El K’rajo Bar Rescue Puerto Rico Recap
Sep 18, 2018 • 86 min
Jon talks to co-founder and CEO of celebrated retail cannabis chain Medicine Man- Andy Williams. Find out how this cannabis pioneer took $150,000 and turned it into multi million dollar cannabis empire. Plus Jon catches up with Bar Rescue Puerto Rico El…
Coach Jim Harbaugh + Bar Rescue’s Spirits on Bourbon Wildly Successful Followup
Sep 11, 2018 • 87 min
Jon Taffer is back for an unforgettable No Excuses episode. He talks to one of his most famous Bar Rescue episode owners ever! Brad Bohannan of Spirits on Bourbon. Hear how the bar has been thriving after Jon’s first visit. Brad talks honestly about…
El Presidente - Dave Portnoy Barstool Sports
Sep 4, 2018 • 75 min
Jon talks with his good friend El Presidente himself. The founder and creator of Barstool Sports Dave Portnoy. Listen as Dave shares the secrets of his multimillion dollar success. Out of 3 ideas he chose the right one. Learn how he started his sports…
Inspiring a City- Jonny Greco of the Las Vegas Golden Nights
Aug 28, 2018 • 85 min
Jon sits down with Emmy award winning Vice President of Events and Entertainment for the Las Vegas Golden Knights Jonny Greco. In the wake of the Las Vegas shooting tragedy hear how Jonny and his amazing production team inspired and helped to heal the…
Terry Fator- Ventriloquist, Impressionist, & Inspiration + Big Bar Rescue News+ Jon’s Epic Wedding Story
Aug 21, 2018 • 75 min
Ready for an amazing story? Jon talks to America’s Got Talent winner and Las Vegas resident Terry Fator about his meteoric rise to success. From performing in living rooms to the stage of AGT hear how his passion and faith have driven him to be the best.…
Dennis Miller
Aug 14, 2018 • 54 min
Taffer’s back! In this episode Jon shares his secret to taking advantage of your disadvantage. Joined by Emmy-winning comedian & Podcastone host Dennis Miller, the two talk about Dennis’s early career including the tonight show joke that led to him…
The Business of Greatness- Lewis Howes
Aug 7, 2018 • 73 min
What’s the secret to greatness? Jon talks with Lewis Howes, NYT bestselling author, lifestyle entrepreneur, former pro athlete & host of the podcast The School of Greatness. Lewis Howes shares his success story and how he used Linkedin to help launch and…
Chef Robert Irvine + Top 15 Failed Celebrity Restaurants
Jul 31, 2018 • 59 min
Jon takes you behind the scenes of the horribly named Fat Balls bar rescue episode. He’s giving you the top 15 failed celebrity restaurants and the two that actually made it. Plus Jon is joined by his good friend celebrity Food Network chef and talk show…
Bar Rescue- Operation Puerto Rico Live Podcast Audience Event
Jul 24, 2018 • 50 min
Jon Taffer records his podcast live from Flappers Comedy Club in Burbank California to celebrate his biggest and most powerful Bar Rescue Episode ever! Bar Rescue- Operation Puerto Rico. Maria Menounos, Keven Undergaro, Mark Cuban, Phil Wills, & more join…
Success Secrets with Grant Cardone + Kylie Jenners Billionaire Status & The Bar Rescue Puerto Rico Preview
Jul 17, 2018 • 50 min
Jon is joined by best selling author of The 10X Rule and motivational finance expert Grant Cardone. Listen and learn the secrets of how this marketing influencer manages business, money, and family. Plus Jon talks how you can benefit from Kylie Jenners…
Jon’s Bar Rescue Recap & Amazon Court + Seinfeld “Soup Nazi”episode creator -Spike Feresten
Jul 10, 2018 • 51 min
Jon takes you behind the scenes in one of the most emotional Bar Rescue Episode ever! Joined by Emmy nominated writer Spike Feresten find out how he went from Saturday Night Live receptionist to writing for Seinfeld, The Late Show, & The Simpsons. The…
Jon’s Fourth of July Spectacular + Vegas Sports Betting from the Best- RJ Bell
Jul 3, 2018 • 45 min
Celebrate your Fourth of July with Jon Taffer! Joined by sports wagering guru RJ Bell the Vegas pair breaks down the secrets of sports betting and Jon gets RJ’s pick for Super Bowl 53 in 2019. Jon’s reflects with unforgettable Independence Day facts and…
Adam Carolla + Bar Rescue Behind the Scenes
Jun 26, 2018 • 38 min
This week on No Excuses, Jon Taffer shuts it down with special guest Adam Carolla. Adam joins Jon to talk careers, cars, Crank Yankers, and more. How much goes into one episode of Bar Rescue? Jon shares the exclusive behind the scenes secrets plus get…
The Inaugural Episode- Bar Rescue + Barstool Sports Big Cat
Jun 19, 2018 • 35 min
Welcome to No Excuses with Jon Taffer. In this Inaugural episode Jon joins you from San Antonio where he is filming his 169th episode of Bar Rescue. Listen to the incredible story of Jon’s early career beginnings that led up to this 1st podcast episode…
Trailer
Jun 14, 2018 • 1 min
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