The Chad Shipley Show

The Chad Shipley Show
Welcome to the Chad Shipley Show, where I work for you! I live for continuous learning and expansion and have had the greatest mentors in the world. I synthesize the invaluable insights and lessons learned that have had the most profound impact on my life. It may be a book, a blog, a speech or a video. It may be a life changing story. You may laugh and you may cry. The goal is to give you something meaningful. Something to help us grow. The topics range from Flow hacking for increased performance to Charity Water and the countless lives a young girl saved just by caring.
Who is David Goggins
Apr 2 • 24 min
A short intro into David Goggins, whose “find suffering” mentality is catching on like wildfire. I highlighted David Goggins and Jesse Itzler in my episode entitled The Path of MOST Resistance and this is the promised follow up on the introduction of…
Tribe of Mentors - Questions That Transformed My Life
Mar 25 • 53 min
A dive into the questions used by Tim Ferriss, in his book Tribe of Mentors, to extract wisdom from the worlds top performers. And a shoutout to those that have had a profound impact on my life, from C-Suite executives to long time performance coaches.
The Path of MOST Resistance
Mar 1 • 89 min
Themes in this episode include: Mental Toughness - Embracing Discomfort - Becoming Your Best I ordered two books back in January and had no idea that they were in any way related. Living with a Seal, 31 Days Training with the Toughest Man on the Planet by…
Bonus Material To Among Heroes
Jan 11 • 10 min
This is a very special follow up to the Among Heroes podcast featuring audio of Brandon Webb, former Navy Seal and Seal Sniper course instructor, and Mike Bearden from the book Among Heroes written by Brandon Webb. Brandon provides an introduction to Mike…
Among Heroes - Everyone’s Best Friend
Jan 9 • 38 min
The amazing power of friendship and what it means to be a great friend. This episode is a tribute to a person that I deeply admire and am inspired by. A role model that will help guide me for years to come. And, a special tribute to my best friend, a…
Resolutions & Models of The World
Dec 31, 2018 • 43 min
This episode takes a look at the new way that I am thinking about new years resolutions. “Be the person you needed when you were younger” is the theme that I break down into various new year strategies. I touch on Real Estate Investing, Vacation…
The Sandy Hook Promise
Dec 14, 2018 • 13 min
May we all remember the 20 beautiful children and 6 adult staff members that lost their life on December 14, 2012.
Man in the Arena - A tribute to You
Dec 12, 2018 • 26 min
It’s not the critic who counts….The credit belongs to the man who actually is in the arena, who strives violently, who errs and comes up short again and again…who if he wins, knows the triumph of high achievement, but who if he fails, fails while daring…
Change Your Decisions - Change Your Life
Dec 9, 2018 • 36 min
A look at one of the most extraordinary men alive and his impact on my quality of life.
Be Unstoppable - The Amazing Alden Mills
Dec 2, 2018 • 22 min
What would you write to your family in your “Just In Case Letter”? This episode is a featured look at the very impressive Alden Mills - A former Navy Seal platoon commander, co-founder of Perfect Fitness, Inc 500’s fastest-growing consumer-product company…
Tribe of Warriors
Nov 29, 2018 • 33 min
Two of the fittest people on the planet and all of those that have been so inspiring to me. Thanks to all of you!
What is “The Chad Shipley Show”
Nov 24, 2018 • 6 min
This episode is a very quick overview of what it is and how it can be valuable to you. If you have yet to check out the show, I ask that you give this a quick listen to see if it’s something that you may enjoy and find value in!
My Life - From Prison Guards to Executives - The truth, the bad, & the ugly
Nov 23, 2018 • 108 min
This is by far the most vulnerable I have ever been publicly with various incidents that have happened in my life (i.e. multiple trips to jail). I decided that it was time to come out from underneath the curtain of shame and to tell my story - or stories.…
The Insight I Needed - Lessons from a Fisherman
Oct 18, 2018 • 8 min
The good life parable. A short (~1 minute) read of the time that the fisherman taught the businessman a powerful life lesson!
The Power in Saying Less
Oct 14, 2018 • 8 min
A quick reading from “The 48 Laws of Power” that I found highly entertaining and insightful. Law #4 - Always Say Less Than Necessary. For me, an insight into why I sometimes need to just shut up.
Mothers, Musicians, & Marshmallows - Flow Finale
Oct 2, 2018 • 21 min
Where does prodigious talent come from? This segment a deep dive into The Rise of Superman with a focus on the three common ways of finding mastery and how Flow may supersede them all.
The Gambling Experiment That Changed Everything
Sep 19, 2018 • 10 min
A short story of an experiment that was conducted with Horse Racing to better understand the effect information has on decision making.
The Flow Mix
Sep 9, 2018 • 10 min
The components of flow that demarcate the state. A look at how flow increases productivity by 5 times, and movie scores as a potential trick for hacking into flow.
The Power of Flow and Importance of Writing
Aug 22, 2018 • 31 min
This episode will be the first in a new series on Flow - the skill that makes us superhuman. It’s a quick introduction that looks at content from the book The Rise of Superman. We also take a quick look at the importance of writing well….like, really…
Dominance Within
Aug 5, 2018 • 23 min
A look at competition without the notion of winning and losing, rather the glory in the work - the process - the dedication. 3 Parts: Part 1 - A CrossFit athlete who brought a stadium to it’s feet in celebration. Part 2 - The aftermath of one of Andre…
Rachel Beckwith
Jul 31, 2018 • 12 min
A powerful story that brought me to tears. A look at humanity and how a 9 year old girl with a special wish changed the world.
A Radical Question From Jeff Bezos
Jul 25, 2018 • 13 min
A speech from Jeff Bezos, the richest man on the planet, and a critical question that he rarely gets asked.
Why EQ is more important than IQ
Jul 18, 2018 • 23 min
Part 1: A look at a 75 year study that traces the roots of true health and happiness. Part 2:The power of EQ and why it’s more important than in IQ.
The Gift of Death
Jul 12, 2018 • 29 min
Life, death and the miracles in between. This episode takes a deep dive into a book that has sold over 14 million copies because of it’s profound lessons on life…given by a remarkable professor standing at deaths door.
Setting Baggage on Fire
Jul 6, 2018 • 5 min
The profound power in removing that one thing from your life that is weighing you down.
Google Innovation and The Need for Great Sex
Jul 4, 2018 • 16 min
Exploration of the book Bold which highlights Google’s 8 Innovation Principles. A quick overview of the authors Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler as well as YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki. And some quick ranting and raving on why Great Sex is better than…
Restraint is Power
Jul 2, 2018 • 12 min
I had way too much fun in this episode. Shared a little riddle, took a moment to ponder some quotes, and examined the book “Ego is the Enemy” with a focus on Jackie Robinson and his ability to NOT fight back. Thanks for listening.
Living Beyond Comfort
Jun 30, 2018 • 7 min
Thoughts on living a life above mediocracy and how empowering it can be to push the boundaries “normal”
Letter to a Movie Star & Power of Flow
Jun 24, 2018 • 12 min
A short segment on the importance of creativity, following passions, and tapping into flow states
Rogue Warrior
Jun 23, 2018 • 14 min
Lessons learned from the Rogue Warrior