On today's episode of The Inspire Before We Expire I got to connect with former NFL pro athlete and business owner and someone who truly is a student of the game. You will truly be inspire and moved by this tremendous leader's story and grateful to interview JJ Birden on the Inspire Before We Expire Show.
JJ Birder is an athlete entrepreneur, a best seller author, leading expert and communicator. JJ born in raised in Portland Oregon went to the University of Oregon where he was a two sport star football and track in field and also inducted into Oregon Ducks hall of fame. He has played a total of 9 years in the NFL. Now JJ was not labeled the strongest or fastest person on the field but had the heart of a lion and someone who had the share the experience of ups and down along his journey and career as a athlete. JJ is one who knew how to turn all obstacles into obstacles.
JJ is extremely passionate about helping others seize their opportunities in life. During the time in NFL helped JJ shaped his life and message that he continues to share with audiences around the world today JJ mentioned "after seeing the success and failures of others at the highest level. He developed a set of principles that many could follow to achieve greatness.
In this interview you will learn more about JJ's journey as a athlete entrepreneur being continuously counted out and reminds us all today the places you can go when "seizing opportunities".
Key Take Away's From This Interview With JJ Birden:
- Prove them wrong (07:06)
- The best athletes In the world have coaches and trainers don't be afraid to ask for help (17:55)
"In times of adversity, in times of failure these are perfect opportunities for breakthroughs".
"Feedback is the breakfast of champions".
I hope you all enjoy this interview lots of insightful information that will guide you look at more on the bright side and push you closer to knowing that you are too possible and your opportunities is attainable.
Thank you for taking time to listen to The Inspire Before We Expire! I do hope you enjoy this meaningful conversation as much as I did and please share you biggest take away and let's pay it all forward.