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Athlete II Entrepreneur Podcast with Mike Waters

  • James Bischoff: Converting Athletic Hustle Into Business Muscle

    15 ABR. 2024 · Embark on a journey with us in Episode#15 of Athlete II Entrepreneur, as we delve into the dynamic world of transitioning from competitive sports to the business arena. Our guest, James Bischoff, draws parallels between the qualities that drive athletes to the top of their game and those that fuel entrepreneurial success. With an unyielding spirit shaped by perseverance and discipline, he shares his personal experience—illuminating how setbacks on the field can pave the way for victories in the business sphere. As James emphasizes, energy, excitement, and enthusiasm aren’t just vital for leaders on the pitch—they're the lifeblood of a thriving team in any context. This episode is a must-watch for anyone looking to channel their inner champion into their next venture.  From tackling financial planning to mastering the mental game, James's insights are actionable and profound. Whether you're a seasoned entrepreneur or an aspiring one, let this episode be your coach, offering strategies that will empower you to execute your vision and educate you on building a resilient mindset. Dive into this powerful narrative of grit, mentorship, and the transformative nature of sports. Discover how you can keep scoring goals in life, long after the final whistle. “Don’t just play the game—change it,” as James would say. 🔗 Remember to like, subscribe, comment, and share this valuable playbook for life after sports. Reach out to James directly through his Instagram or website for free financial advice, a game-changer for any athlete stepping into the realm of entrepreneurship.
    54m 22s
  • Team Up: Investing in People for Growth

    8 ABR. 2024 · Dive into the heart of entrepreneurship with Mike Waters on Athlete II Entrepreneur as he unfolds the critical importance of team investment. In the realm of business, just as in sports, going it alone isn't an option if you aim to achieve monumental success. Through personal anecdotes of trials and victories, Mike illuminates the path to creating a dynamic team that not only fills the gaps in your skillset but also propels your venture beyond imaginable limits. Discover practical tips for assembling your dream team without breaking the bank. Whether you're a budding entrepreneur or looking to elevate an existing enterprise, this episode is your guide to harnessing collective strength and pushing your business to its peak. Tune in now and transform your entrepreneurial journey with the power of teamwork.
    25m 56s
  • Fear in Entrepreneurship

    22 MAR. 2024 · In this episode#14 of "Athlete II Entrepreneur," Mike Waters gets real about fear. It's something we all face, whether we're stepping into the world of business or pushing ourselves in personal growth. Mike's flying solo today, sharing his own stories about how fear has popped up in his life, especially when making big moves in his business. If you're running a business, dreaming of starting one, or just looking for a push to overcome your own fears, this is for you. Mike breaks down how to tackle fear, not by pretending it doesn't exist, but by facing it head-on and turning it into fuel for your journey. Tune in for honest talk on fear, tips for entrepreneurs, and some motivation to help you balance your health and wellness while chasing your dreams. It's all about turning those scary moments into stepping stones towards success. Hit play for insights and stories that’ll get you thinking differently about fear in business and life. And hey, if you find something useful, don’t forget to like, share, and subscribe. Let’s spread the word and get everyone moving past their fears. My Links: 👉🏾 Subscribe on YouTube: https://studio.youtube.com/channel/UCQKHYIK4qyWHS5C3g442o9Q 👉🏾 Mike on IG: @mikewatersofficial 👉🏾 Mike on Twitter: @officialmikewaters #Fear #Business #Entrepreneurship #Motivation #Health #Wellness #Inspiration
    15m 41s
  • From Mentee to Mentor: D-Hill's Journey to Inspiring Greatness

    18 MAR. 2024 · In this moving episode of the Athlete II Entrepreneur podcast, host Mike Waters reconnects with D-Hill, his once-mentee who has now ascended to become a revered Division One coach and a mentor himself. D-Hill takes us through his evolution from an ambitious young athlete to a guiding light for the next generation, imparting lessons of discipline instilled in his youth, the transformative journey of fatherhood, and his relentless pursuit of coaching excellence. This episode transcends the typical success story, delving deep into the life lessons that sport imparts—goal setting, the invaluable support of family, and the clarity of vision necessary for enduring success. Reflecting on his path, D-Hill underscores the vital life skills that sports can instill: commitment, accountability, and the significance of a strong support network. Mentored by Mike, D-Hill is now extending that same guidance, dedicating his life to mentoring young athletes, aiding them in their journey with honesty and steadfastness. Through his narrative, D-Hill offers a masterclass in overcoming obstacles, committing to your dreams, and crafting a legacy of significance. This episode is not just a conversation but a beacon of inspiration for those looking to impact their fields and forge legacies that resonate through time. We extend our heartfelt thanks to D-Hill for sharing his profound journey of mentorship, resilience, and achievement with us. To our audience, we hope this episode inspires you to tackle your goals with unwavering resolve and to recognize the transformative power of mentorship in both your life and the lives of others. Stay connected with D-Hill and support his impactful work by following him on Instagram @dhill3939 and Twitter @dhill39. Also, check out his unique merchandise that champions the essence of diligence and determination at https://sweatequitycheck.com. Make sure to subscribe to our podcast for more motivational stories. If today's episode inspired you, please share it with others and leave a review. Keep striving for excellence, envision your legacy, and make a lasting difference. Until our next episode, continue to aim for greatness in everything you do. Follow Mike: Instagram: @mikewatersofficial Twitter: @mwatersofficial  TikTok: @mikewatersofficial LinkedIn: @Mike Waters 
    56m 41s
  • Athlete's Grit Fuels Business Success: Michael Bardellini Wild Story

    12 MAR. 2024 · In this gripping episode of "Athlete II Entrepreneur," we dive into the remarkable story of Michael Bardellini, a true embodiment of resilience and the indomitable spirit that defines both elite athletes and successful entrepreneurs. Michael takes us through his journey of recovery from a life-threatening bike accident to becoming a beacon of hope and inspiration as the founder of "Be Fit Forever." His story is a powerful narrative of overcoming adversity, showcasing the unwavering determination and discipline that propelled him from the brink of death to mentoring and inspiring others. Michael's path is not just about surviving; it's a profound testament to the transformative power of an athlete's mindset in navigating the toughest challenges life throws our way and leveraging that experience for entrepreneurial success. Michael's philosophy, "Don't hate it, embrace it. Make the change," serves as a motivational beacon for anyone looking to author their own comeback story, whether on the field, in personal life, or within the business arena. This episode is essential listening for anyone eager to learn how to harness discipline, tenacity, and strategic thinking to not just reach but exceed their goals. Guest: Michael Bardellini - Instagram: @bfitforeva - Amazon: Left for Dead: From Surviving to Thriving by Michael Bardellini and Jan Krause Greene Hosted by: Mike Waters - Instagram: @mikewatersofficial - Twitter: @officialmwaters - YouTube: @athleteIIentrepreneur Tune into this compelling episode, where Michael Bardellini's journey from near-death to leading a movement for wellness and resilience showcases the profound impact of grit and determination. Follow us on our social media channels to stay updated with inspiring stories and insights from the crossroads of athletics and entrepreneurship.
    42m 56s
  • Top 5 Keys To Entrepreneurial Success

    4 MAR. 2024 · Athlete 2 Entrepreneur's Top 5 Keys to Winning in Business Dive into the game-changing episode of the 'Athlete 2 Entrepreneur' podcast, where host Mike Waters, a seasoned entrepreneur and former elite athlete, unveils his 'Top 5 Keys' for business mastery, inspired by the principles of athletic success. Drawing from the discipline, strategies, and mindset that propel athletes to the top of their game, Mike provides a winning blueprint for entrepreneurs everywhere. Episode Highlights: - Mike Waters' firsthand insight on the transition from athletic discipline to entrepreneurial strategy. - Practical tips for cultivating a disciplined approach to health, time management, and productivity. - Exploring the deep connection between work ethic, discipline, and long-term entrepreneurial success. - Powerful strategies for setting and achieving goals, influenced by the world's top athletes. - The essential "never quit" mentality and how it translates to overcoming business challenges. ➡️ Find us on social media for daily motivation and a community of like-minded entrepreneur athletes! Instagram: @mikewatersofficial Twitter: @mwatersofficial Remember, in the world of business, just like in sports, the best offense is a good defense. Equip yourself with the skills and mindset you need to succeed on the field and in the boardroom. #TimeManagement #GoalSetting #WorkEthic #BusinessGrowth #PersonalDevelopment
    36m 4s
  • You Are More Than An Athlete

    19 FEB. 2024 · Welcome to the 'Athlete II Entrepreneur' podcast episode #10! 🎙️ In this eye-opening solo episode, I dive into the transition from athletics to entrepreneurship, emphasizing the importance of defining one's identity beyond the field. Join me as we explore strategies for personal and professional growth, mirroring the discipline and intensity of legendary athletes like Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan in the business arena. #sports #entrepreneur #athlete #business #personalgrowth In this episode, I share insights on: - The correlation between maintaining a competitive, disciplined mindset and success in business. - Strategies for adopting an athlete's mindset in entrepreneurship. - Inspiring anecdotes and practical steps to harness characteristics of top athletes for business growth and personal development. 🔔 Don't forget to like, comment, and subscribe for more motivational content from 'Athlete II Entrepreneur', and join us in the pursuit of excellence in both sports and business! ➡️ Connect with us on social media for exclusive content and updates: Instagram: @mikewatersofficial Twitter: @mwatersofficial TikTok: @mikewatersofficial
    15m 54s
  • Nobody wants to hear this About Business. Patience

    5 FEB. 2024 · In this eye-opening episode of our podcast, Mike Waters delves into a seldom-discussed yet crucial aspect of entrepreneurship: the need for patience. He shares his personal experiences, from moments of financial despair to building successful multimillion-dollar businesses, emphasizing that success isn't overnight. Mike candidly talks about the times he nearly hit rock bottom and how staying patient through the ups and downs was instrumental in his journey. This episode is a must-listen for anyone in the throes of building a business, offering a dose of reality paired with motivational insights.
    18m 55s
  • Breaking Barriers: Booker’s Generational Impact 🚧

    29 ENE. 2024 · Join us on the "Athlete II Entrepreneur" podcast, where we dive deep into the transformative journeys of athletes turning their sporting prowess into entrepreneurial success. In this episode, we feature Essence Booker, a remarkable athlete who shares her inspiring story from facing challenges to finding her unique path to success. Essence opens up about the importance of going beyond the scheduled routine, finding consistency in her workouts, and gaining an edge through sheer determination. She talks about her drive to excel in sports and how basketball became her ticket to education and beyond. Essence's choice of basketball was influenced by its organized, aggressive nature and a pivotal game she witnessed, sparking her passion for the sport. Mental health awareness plays a significant role in her journey, emphasizing the importance of being mentally present and the challenges of post-college life. She discusses the dual nature of professional sports, where the love for the game meets the pressures of performance and livelihood.Key insights into building a strong team culture, lifelong learning, and career planning are also shared, along with her philosophy of resilience amidst life's chaos. Essence's story is not just about basketball; it's about the grit, determination, and strategic thinking that define a true champion and entrepreneur.Tune in to hear Essence Booker's compelling narrative, a testament to the power of persistence, mental strength, and visionary goal-setting.
    36m 23s
  • From Cleats to Beats: Tyler's Entrepreneur Play

    22 ENE. 2024 · 💼 Elite athletes excel in the boardroom on the 'Athlete II Entrepreneur' podcast, revealing secrets of business success after sports careers. #Athlete2Entrepreneurs #BusinessSuccess #CareerTransition Dive into the world of high-achieving athlete entrepreneurs in this inspiring episode of 'Athlete 2 Entrepreneur'. We unpack the powerful strategies for success in business that elite athletes like our special guest, Tyler Gaston, former pro football player turned business mogul, use to master the game of entrepreneurship after hanging up their jerseys. 🏈 Special Guest: Tyler Gaston (King Gas), a 31-year-old entrepreneur who not only made a successful transition from sports to business but is now a beacon of inspiration for athletes pondering their post-sports career paths. 👍 Don't miss out on this game-changing conversation. Like, comment, and subscribe to 'Athlete II Entrepreneur' for more episodes that bridge the gap between sports glory and business success. 🔗 Connect with Tyler: Facebook: Tyler Gaston Instagram & Twitter: @King_Gas Learn more about Gas Station Studios and how it sets the stage for entrepreneurial success. ➡️Did Tyler's unique approach to recruiting and scholarships ignite your curiosity about how to apply similar strategies in business and seize opportunities? Dive deeper into the world of entrepreneurial success and discover more about turning challenges into triumphs. 📥 Ready to elevate your business acumen? Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity - download our FREE Build a Business Bootcamp course now! Packed with insightful strategies and practical advice, it's your roadmap to transforming ideas into successful ventures. Grab your chance to learn from the best in the business. 👉🏽👉🏽Download here: https://athlete-2-entrepreneur-network.mn.co/plans/366855?bundle_token=2fa01fbfda596a3f5e344930615af4df&utm_source=manual. Your journey to entrepreneurial mastery starts today! #SportsToBusiness #EliteAthleteMindset #EntrepreneurialJourney #PostSportsSuccess #BusinessGrowth #personaldevelopment
    50m 27s

It’s go time! Athlete 2 Entrepreneur, a podcast that was created to bridge the gap between Athletes and business. So many former athletes spent so many years learning all of...

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It’s go time! Athlete 2 Entrepreneur, a podcast that was created to bridge the gap between Athletes and business. So many former athletes spent so many years learning all of the right characteristics to succeed on the field or the court. Now we are going to take those characteristics and apply them into our business.

We are going to use the Mamba Mentality the same way, Kobe Bryant did. We are going to use the competitive spirit of MJ. We are Athletes and our sport just happens to be business! @mikewatersofficial Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/phase1online/support
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