Tiger Performance Podcast

Steve Adams

The Tiger Performance Podcast features high-achieving entrepreneurs and coaches as they share their performance journeys.

Alzheimer’s – It’s No Longer the Death Sentence It Used To Be
Jun 8 2022
Alzheimer’s – It’s No Longer the Death Sentence It Used To Be
Dr. Matthew (Matt) McNamee is the Medical Director of Tiger Medical Institute, a practice focused on helping entrepreneurs and business owners over 40 avoid burnout on their journey to wellness. Dr. McNamee is a licensed, board-certified Naturopathic Medical Doctor specializing in functional medicine, integrative neuroendocrinology, and the microbiota-gut-brain axis. He is currently pursuing advanced training in functional genomics.  Dr. McNamee is also a member of The Institute for Functional Medicine, the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians, and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. In this episode… Alzheimer’s is a chronic disease that has caused a lot of deaths in the past. But with the evolution of medicine and knowledge in the health industry, it is no longer a killer disease.  Now, people can be screened early on to know if they’re at risk, how they can prevent it from developing further, and in some cases, even receiving medication. So, how do you know what causes the disease, what the early symptoms are, and how you can treat it? On this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast, Steve Adams has a conversation with Medical Director of Tiger Medical Institute, Dr. Matt McNamee, about Alzheimer’s. Dr. McNamee explains the programmatic approach Tiger Performance Institute has for aiding in the prevention of Alzheimer's, common causes and symptoms, and an effective treatment plan for Alzheimer’s.
Overcoming Hurdles in Dentistry With Dr. Christopher Phelps, General Dentist and Founder of the Phelps Institute
Jun 1 2022
Overcoming Hurdles in Dentistry With Dr. Christopher Phelps, General Dentist and Founder of the Phelps Institute
Dr. Christopher Phelps is a General Dentist, Author, Cialdini Method Certified Trainer, and Founder of The Phelps Institute. The Phelps Institute helps doctors receive the training and develop the courage needed to overcome clinical and business hurdles during the prime 20 years of their practice. Dr. Phelps is a key opinion leader in several large dental companies and was awarded the 2016 Doctor’s Choice National Dentist Award out of 6000 people nominated. Dr. Phelps is also an expert in the Science of Influence and Ethical Persuasion. For the last eight years, Dr. Phelps has worked with companies like Nobel Biocare, Sybron Dental, Implant Direct, BioHorizons, and OsteoReady to train General Dentists from all over the country in the surgical art of implant placement. He is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the International Congress of Oral Implantology, and the Academy of Osseointegration. In this episode… Are you a dental practitioner looking for a way to expand your patient base and stand out in your community? What steps are you taking to engage your clients and scale your dentistry business?  If you need ideas and inspiration on taking your practice to the next level, don’t miss this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast! Nowadays, business leaders — be it in dentistry or any other industry — lack a proactive mindset. They lack the skills needed to engage with their customers in a way that creates trust between them. Dr. Christopher Phelps employs Cialdini’s Six Principles of Persuasion to solve business problems and achieve long-term success. In this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast, Steve Adams sits down with Dr. Christopher Phelps,  Dentist, Author, and Founder of The Phelps Institute, to discuss his entrepreneurial journey in dentistry and the fundamentals of running a successful business. Dr. Phelps explains what influenced his decision to become a dentist and an entrepreneur in the dentistry world, how he uses Cialdini's Principles of Persuasion to achieve his goals, and his ideal clientele for his businesses.
Overcoming Stress: What’s a Busy Leader To Do? With Steve Adams, Founder and CEO at Tiger Performance Institute
May 4 2022
Overcoming Stress: What’s a Busy Leader To Do? With Steve Adams, Founder and CEO at Tiger Performance Institute
Steve Adams is the Founder and CEO at Tiger Performance Institute as well as the Author of Unleash the Peak Performer Within You and The Passionate Entrepreneur. As a veteran entrepreneur and former corporate banker, Steve is passionate about building and scaling organizations through disciplined execution, direct-response marketing, and culture creation. His mission is to help other entrepreneurs grow in their performance.  In this episode… Do you feel like you’re constantly stressed out? Do you wish you could find a way to just make the tension and anxiety disappear?  Unfortunately, stress will probably never go away. However, you can change the way you react to situations that cause you stress and improve your overall health. For some useful insights on how to improve the way you react to stress, check out this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast! In this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast, Steve Adams, Founder and CEO at Tiger Performance Institute, engages you in a conversation about how to better handle stress. He provides you with a definition of stress, describes the three kinds of stress, and provides tips for how you can self-regulate through stress to improve your health and deliver optimum performance. Are you ready to learn how to decrease inflammation and slow down the aging process by changing the way you react to stress? Tune in!
Finding a Home Away From Home With Ryan Vet, President of Third
Apr 27 2022
Finding a Home Away From Home With Ryan Vet, President of Third
Ryan Vet is the President of Third, a brand whose mission is to revitalize main street businesses by focusing on people first. He’s also the CRO at Peoplelogic and an Advisory Board Member at the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business at Elon University. At age 14, Ryan founded Digi Tech Studio, which has provided unparalleled digital and creative services to individuals and organizations in nearly all 50 states and 25 different countries. He is a speaker, entrepreneur, and investor who has been featured on ABC, NBC, CBS, and more. In this episode… Like most people, you probably spend the bulk of your time either at home or at work. But do you have a third place that can serve as a buffer between the hassles at work and what’s happening at home? It could be a cafe, a coffee shop, a wine bar, or maybe somewhere else. If you’re looking for that third place in your life, this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast is for you! In this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast, Steve Adams sits down with Ryan Vet, the President of Third, for a wide-ranging discussion on the importance of a third place to go outside of home and work. Ryan shares how he was looking for that third place when he decided to start a coffee shop near his alma mater as a result. Now, making sure people have that third place in business and in life has become what he does. Don’t miss this interesting and informative discussion!
The Fruits of Curiosity and an Open Mind With Coach Ron Wolforth, Founder and CEO of Texas Baseball Ranch and Pitching Central
Apr 13 2022
The Fruits of Curiosity and an Open Mind With Coach Ron Wolforth, Founder and CEO of Texas Baseball Ranch and Pitching Central
Coach Ron Wolforth is the Founder and CEO of Texas Baseball Ranch and Pitching Central. As a recognized authority on training and rehabbing baseball pitchers, he works with teenagers who want to get college scholarships and enter Major League Baseball. Coach Wolforth is widely regarded as the world’s leading expert on the objective measurement of a pitcher’s performance and movement patterns. Since 2003, nobody has developed more 90 mph pitching arms in a single location. Hundreds of elite athletes from all over the world come to Montgomery, TX to work with him. In this episode… Do you ever wonder if you are on the right path in life? Has your life’s journey taken so many twists and turns that you think you can’t possibly be going in a positive direction? If these thoughts have ever crossed your mind, you’re not the only one. Get some inspiration and encouragement by checking out this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast! In this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast, Steve Adams chats with Coach Ron Wolforth, Founder and CEO of Texas Baseball Ranch and Pitching Central, about embracing where you’ve been, where you are, and where you’re going – even if it’s not always clear. Coach Wolforth talks about how he uses servant leadership and an open mind to build a positive culture for the staff and clients of Texas Baseball Ranch, resulting in athletes who reach a level they never thought possible. Don’t miss it!
How Your Local Business Can Compete With Amazon With Jeff Giagnocavo, Founder and Leader of The Big Ticket Life, and Co-Owner of Gardner’s Mattress & More
Mar 30 2022
How Your Local Business Can Compete With Amazon With Jeff Giagnocavo, Founder and Leader of The Big Ticket Life, and Co-Owner of Gardner’s Mattress & More
Jeff Giagnocavo is the Founder and Leader of The Big Ticket Life, and the Co-Owner of Gardner’s Mattress & More. With The Big Ticket Life, he shows main street business owners how to win in an Amazon World with more sales, authority, and respect. Jeff is a highly successful retailer, generating seven figures in revenue and three times the industry average. In this episode… Are you the owner of a community retail business who’s struggling with the competition from major online sales outlets like Amazon? What are you doing to keep people coming to your business instead of just shopping online?  If you need ideas and inspiration, don’t miss this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast! Community business owners are no longer competing solely with similar businesses across town to gain customers. They’re now faced with the enormous possibility that customers will simply buy online instead of venturing into a local outlet. According to Jeff Giagnocavo, Founder and Leader of The Big Ticket Life, and Co-Owner of Gardner’s Mattress & More, there are steps a business owner can take to ensure that customers will continue coming into the store instead of turning to Amazon. Are you ready to make your local business more appealing than major online competitors? In this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast, Steve Adams welcomes Jeff Giagnocavo, Founder and Leader of The Big Ticket Life, and Co-Owner of Gardner’s Mattress & More, to discuss steps community business owners can take to make the experience of shopping at local stores more attractive than the ease of going online. Jeff shares how he enhances the shopping experience at his business to provide a personal touch that a customer could never find on Amazon, plus more insights. Don’t miss it!
Ending the Burnout Epidemic With Jennifer Moss, International Speaker, Journalist, and Author at Jennifer Moss Incorporated
Mar 2 2022
Ending the Burnout Epidemic With Jennifer Moss, International Speaker, Journalist, and Author at Jennifer Moss Incorporated
Jennifer Moss of Jennifer Moss Incorporated is an international public speaker, a regular contributor to Harvard Business Review, and a nationally syndicated radio columnist. She is also the Co-founder and Board Member at Plasticity Labs, a workplace insights and consultancy firm. An expert in burnout in the workplace, Jennifer is the author of two books: The Burnout Epidemic and Unlocking Happiness at Work. She also sits on the Global Happiness Council – a small group of leading scientists and economists that support the UN’s sustainable goals related to global well-being. In this episode… Do you find yourself getting burned out at work? How do you respond when you feel that way? Do you tell yourself to “work through it” or “grind harder”? Burnout is a problem that can lead to more serious issues if it’s not dealt with or prevented at its root cause. If burnout is a problem where you work, this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast is one you won’t want to miss! Burnout is not just something that’s isolated to particular individuals. It can become an epidemic in an organization if managers don’t begin to address its root cause. According to Jennifer Moss, an expert in burnout in the workplace, managers can and should take proactive steps to make the workplace environment one that is not conducive to burnout among its staff. Is your company concerned about whether its employees suffer from burnout? In this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast, Jennifer Moss, an expert in burnout in the workplace and an International Speaker, Journalist, and Author at Jennifer Moss Incorporated, joins Steve Adams for a captivating discussion on burnout in the workplace and preventing it by addressing root causes. She says the days of managers dangling carrots to induce their employees to work ridiculous hours for years at a time need to be over. Don’t miss this conversation!
Year in Review with Steve Adams, Founder and CEO of Tiger Performance Institute
Feb 23 2022
Year in Review with Steve Adams, Founder and CEO of Tiger Performance Institute
Steve Adams is the Founder and CEO at Tiger Performance Institute as well as the Author of Unleash the Peak Performer Within You and Passionate Entrepreneur. As a veteran entrepreneur and former corporate banker, Steve is passionate about building and scaling organizations through disciplined execution, direct-response marketing, and culture creation. His mission is to help other entrepreneurs grow in their performance.  In this episode… Over the past year, Steve Adams has welcomed many amazing guests to the Tiger Performance Podcast. They’ve shared their incredible stories, insights, and strategies.  One guest revealed how you can minimize spending your money if you are injured in a car crash. Another took us through her unbelievable journey, leaving Vietnam for the U.S. as a child to learn English and eventually graduate from the UCLA School of Dentistry. What an enriching and inspiring year it’s been! In this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast, Steve Adams, Host, and Founder of CEO of Tiger Performance Institute, is interviewed by Dr. Jeremy Weisz, Co-Founder of Rise25, about his favorite podcast memories from the past year. Steve talks about some of the admirable endeavors several of his guests have undertaken and shares what he learned from speaking to them. Lessons include turning cold outreach into genuine connection, appreciating the advantages of living in the U.S., and more.
Make Every Heartbeat Count with CJ Finley, Founder, CEO and Podcast Host at ThriveOnLife
Feb 16 2022
Make Every Heartbeat Count with CJ Finley, Founder, CEO and Podcast Host at ThriveOnLife
CJ Finley is the Founder, CEO, and Podcast Host at ThriveOnLife, which seeks to help other mission-based people, brands, and companies chase their dreams and thrive. CJ is an adrenaline enthusiast, athlete, and positive thinker who regularly lays it all on the line to make an impact on the world. He is trained as an industrial engineer and values that background for the strategic mindset instilled within him. In this episode… Do you find yourself getting stuck in a repetitious malaise? Do you ever feel like you’re expending a lot of effort but not getting any return? Wouldn’t you just once like to feel as though you’re thriving instead of simply surviving? If any of those questions resonate with you, you’re sure to benefit from this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast! You can make meaning out of your life, you just have to know where to start. Sometimes it starts with shaking up your daily routine. Sometimes it starts with changing your eating habits. CJ Finley, Founder, CEO, and Podcast Host at ThriveOnLife says getting enough sleep and having a positive mindset also helps. Is it time to inject some positivity into your mindset? On this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast, performance coach Lance VanTine welcomes CJ Finley, Founder, CEO, and Podcast Host at ThriveOnLife. They discuss getting healthy, having a vision, and getting on track to fulfill your mission in life. CJ shares how he quit his corporate job and started his journey towards becoming an angel investor. Ready to break out of your rut? Check out this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast!
Recover From A Crash Without Wasting Your Cash with Shane Smith, Founding Attorney at Shane Smith Law
Jan 26 2022
Recover From A Crash Without Wasting Your Cash with Shane Smith, Founding Attorney at Shane Smith Law
Shane Smith is the Founding Attorney at Shane Smith Law, based in the Atlanta area. He has practiced law for more than twenty years and is an experienced advocate for the injured. Shane has represented people with injuries to the back and neck, some of which require surgeries like lumbar fusions and amputations. He particularly enjoys helping clients who have been struck by drunk drivers receive the compensation they deserve. In this episode… If you’re injured in a car wreck, and it wasn’t your fault, what is the best way to make sure you get the best medical care at no cost to you? How do you know if you’re truly being compensated fairly by the insurance company? Could it help to hire an attorney?  Injuries sustained in automobile accidents can negatively affect your life, in both the short-term and the long-term. Making sure you get the best medical care possible must be an absolute priority. If the accident wasn’t your fault, Shane Smith, Founding Attorney at Shane Smith Law, says that you need to prioritize getting the best care, paid for by the person who was at fault — by not settling for less from the insurance company. His firm does this every day with a staff composed not only of attorneys, but also case managers who maintain day-to-day contact with accident victims to help track their recovery.  In this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast, Steve Adams welcomes Shane Smith, Founding Attorney at Shane Smith Law, for a wide-ranging discussion on the aftermath of a car accident where injuries are sustained. Shane says the effects of injuries can rear their ugly head 35 years later, so you need to get the care possible for as long as it takes. You’ll want to hear Shane’s perspective on hiring an attorney to ensure you get the right medical care paid for by the right person. Don’t miss it!
Know Your Destination with Shawn Dill and Lacey Book, Co-Founders of the Black Diamond Club
Dec 15 2021
Know Your Destination with Shawn Dill and Lacey Book, Co-Founders of the Black Diamond Club
Shawn Dill and Lacey Book are the Co-founders and Co-Partners at the Black Diamond Club, a group of over 600 service professionals with a desire to reach more people, make a bigger impact, and create the lifestyle that they deserve. They are chiropractors by profession and now serve as certified Book Yourself Solid coaches in the entrepreneurial space.  Shawn and Lacey are a married couple driven by relationships and collaboration with a mission to make health and success fundamental truths instead of fundamental pursuits. They share their expertise as the Co-hosts of the None of Your Business Podcast. In this episode… Do you own a business that provides a service? Are you finding that you are much better at providing the service than running the business? If you’re nodding your head, this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast is for you! As the owner of a business that provides a service, you are faced with multiple responsibilities beyond the services you provide. For many service providers, all of these responsibilities can weigh a business down. According to Shawn Dill and Lacey Book, Co-founders and Co-Partners at the Black Diamond Club, these business owners can benefit from some coaching and community.  How can you make your service a better business? On this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast, Steve Adams welcomes Shawn Dill and Lacey Book, Co-founders and Co-Partners at the Black Diamond Club, for a conversation about personal and professional paths and why it’s important to have a destination that you’re trying to get to. Shawn and Lacey talk about how they work together as a married couple and as business partners, and their strategies for helping service providers with marketing, sales, and mindset. Don’t miss their valuable insights!
Turning Setbacks Into Success With Mike “C-Roc” Ciorrocco, Co-founder of Blooprinted and Author of Rocket Fuel
Dec 8 2021
Turning Setbacks Into Success With Mike “C-Roc” Ciorrocco, Co-founder of Blooprinted and Author of Rocket Fuel
Mike “C-Roc” Ciorrocco is the Co-founder of Blooprinted, an innovative tech platform that builds customized templates for your vertical market. He is also the CEO of People Building Inc., Host of the What Are You Made Of? podcast, and Author of Rocket Fuel. Mike has been featured by Yahoo! Finance as a top business leader and was ranked number one on their list of Top Mortgage Professionals in 2020. He is driven to help others break free from complacency and reach unseen levels of success. In this episode… Have you experienced setbacks that have caused great disappointment? How have you responded to those setbacks? Are they limiting you or are they fueling you to greater heights? If you’re looking for inspiration, you won’t want to miss this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast! From the time we are children, we all face challenges and setbacks — both short-term and long-term — that we have to overcome. According to Mike “C-Roc” Ciorrocco, Co-founder of Blooprinted and Author of Rocket Fuel, setbacks can not only be overcome but used as fuel to reach heights we never thought possible. It all starts with a winner’s mentality. Are you ready? In this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast, Steve Adams is joined by Mike “C-Roc” Ciorrocco, Co-founder of Blooprinted and Author of Rocket Fuel, for a lively conversation about turning setbacks into greatness. Mike openly talks about some of the difficulties he has experienced throughout his life and how he has used those challenges to propel him toward untapped levels of success. Now, he’s driven to help others do the same!  Looking to break from complacency? This episode is for you!
A New Kind of Crack with Dr. Alex Mosley, Franchise Owner and Clinic Director at The Specific Chiropractic Centers
Dec 1 2021
A New Kind of Crack with Dr. Alex Mosley, Franchise Owner and Clinic Director at The Specific Chiropractic Centers
Dr. Alex Mosley is Franchise Owner and Clinic Director at The Specific Chiropractic Centers in Austin, TX. She has a deep passion for holistic healthcare and is known as “The Miracle Doc” to most of her patients. Dr. Mosley has spent years perfecting her practice as an upper cervical chiropractor. She is an expert in trauma-informed healthcare, central nervous system dysfunction, and allowing people to heal in ways they never thought possible. In this episode… Are you dealing with chronic health issues that just don’t seem to go away? Have you consulted with a physician only to discover that medication doesn’t solve the problem? If you can relate to these situations, this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast is for you! Many people feel chronically ill or regularly suffer from pain throughout their adult lives, and are unsure what to do about it.  According to Dr. Alex Mosley, Franchise Owner and Clinic Director at The Specific Chiropractic Centers, the problem likely resides within the central nervous system.  In this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast, Steve Adams sits down with Dr. Alex Mosley, Franchise Owner and Clinic Director at The Specific Chiropractic Centers to find out how she determines the root cause of her patient’s health issues and uses upper cervical chiropractic to spur healing. She works with the top two bones of her patient’s neck to better enable communication between the brain and the body—and facilitate a return to health. Don’t miss this helpful conversation!
Getting The Most Out Of Life with JM Ryerson, Co-founder and CEO of Let’s Go Win
Nov 17 2021
Getting The Most Out Of Life with JM Ryerson, Co-founder and CEO of Let’s Go Win
JM Ryerson is the Co-founder and CEO of Let’s Go Win, a coaching practice focused on giving leaders, entrepreneurs, and teams the keys to living their best lives. He is a storied entrepreneur who has been building successful companies and leading sales teams for over 20 years. JM is a mindset coach, host of the Let's Go Win Podcast, and author of the Amazon best-selling book, Let's Go Win. His ultimate goal is to give others the tools that will allow them to transcend their self-limiting beliefs and open themselves up to success. In this episode… When you think about your plans for tomorrow, is your schedule filled with a list of things you have to do out of obligation? Or is it filled with things you get to do to fulfill your purpose? If you’re unsure of your purpose in life, you’ll find inspiration in this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast! Part of living your best life is figuring out who you are and what you want out of life. Once you’ve learned what that is, you set out to pursue those things each day. According to JM Ryerson, Co-founder and CEO of Let’s Go Win, we need to decide what’s important to us, what we want to be, and understand why — then act on it. There’s never a wrong time: he says you’re never too old to start!   In this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast, Steve Adams welcomes JM Ryerson, Co-founder and CEO of Let’s Go Win, for a passionate conversation about what’s important in life. JM tells Steve that it’s important to do what you want to do during your one chance in life. We’re all on earth to love, have fun, and fulfill a purpose. You don’t want to be on your deathbed mulling over the list of things you didn’t do. Don’t miss these valuable and inspiring insights on getting the most out of life!
Putting Truth into Selling with Ari Galper, Founder of Trusted Authority
Nov 10 2021
Putting Truth into Selling with Ari Galper, Founder of Trusted Authority
Ari Galper is the CEO and Founder of Trusted Authority, professional coaching for consultants. He’s also the Author of Unlock The Sales Game and The One Call Sale. He is an authority on trust-based selling, which does not involve chasing, pressure, or closing. Ari is also the Author of Lessons From Toby, a book about how his approach to teaching authenticity and trust has been impacted by his son, who has Down syndrome.  In this episode… If you’re in the business of selling, whether it’s a product or a service, how do you go about doing it? Are you trying to make a connection or are you simply trying to close a deal? If you wish you could be more genuine and authentic during the sales process, this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast is for you! The sales profession can drain your soul if you let it. Fortunately, Ari Galper, Founder of Trusted Authority and Author of Unlock The Sales Game and The One Call Sale, has experienced the same pain—and figured out a better way! Are you ready to experience sales success without chasing or manipulating? In this episode of the Tiger Performance Podcast, Steve Adams talks with Ari Galper, Founder of Trusted Authority, about changing the sales process from dysfunctional and dehumanizing to authentic and genuine — and successful! Ari shares his story of discovering how the truth was no longer a priority in sales and what he did to change that. It’s a captivating conversation filled with great insight. Don’t miss it!