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John Davis

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From Paralyzed to Hollywood Stuntman, Learn How to Fearlessly Face Your Goals & Take Action Like an Action Hero with John Davis

Your Career Cure

Why are you still allowing fear to stop you from going after your goals and achieving them? Do you know that everything you ever wanted can become by simply believing that it already has? You have to eliminate limiting beliefs, believe you are, and take action towards your goals for you to succeed in them. In this episode of the Your Career Cure Podcast, Gail Tolstoi-Miller interviews Corporate Action Hero, John Davis. He is an International Keynote Speaker, Comedian, Stuntman, Action Hero, Accomplished Leader, and expert in managing people to peak performances during change. He has over 20 years of experience speaking for Fortune 500 clients and a broad swath of industries including healthcare, financial, insurance, retail, and the military, at hundreds of conferences, seminars, and retreats. He inspires people to set and reach their maximum potential and awaken their inner action hero. John shares how he fearlessly faced his goal of becoming a stuntman with faith and followed through to make it happen even after his spinal injury. Listen in to learn how to develop a flexible and resilient spirit to go after your goals and achieve them. SUBSCRIBE, COMMENT, LIKE & SHARE Apple |  Google |  Spotify |  iHeart | Stitcher | Amazon | Podchaser | Castbox | Pandora | Watch Video on Youtube What You Will Discover: [1:35] John narrates the early traumatic experience that transformed him into an action hero. [4:21] How to break down subconscious beliefs and leverage your present moment to reach your goals. [5:29] How support and taking control of his situation allowed John to get over his spinal injury. [9:49] How he hacked fear and never strayed from his goal of becoming a stuntman. [12:31] Defining fear as an emotional action to uncertainty and practices to help you become fearless. [21:04] The importance of surrounding yourself with people that support your goals. [24:51] John explains how he transitioned to become a stuntman by setting a pathway. [28:14] How to stay flexible even in adversity to accomplish your life goals. [30:24] John explains how he and his business pivoted during the pandemic. [32:37] The 3 best career and Corporate America answers that John would give to win the 50 million dollars Your Career Cure Contest. Get in Touch with John: Website: https://www.corporateactionhero.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/corporateactionhero/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CorporateActionHero/ The Book that saved John's life: Tao of Jeet Kune Do by Bruce Lee https://amzn.to/3x7dpLD


20 Apr 2021

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In Conversation- John Davis Action Hero

Business Excellence

John Davis is an internationally known Keynote Speaker, Comedian, Fight Director, Stuntman, College Professor, artistic Director, and Action Hero. He has travelled extensively throughout the world speaking to audiences of all ages and backgrounds in 28 countries and over four thousand live performances. John inspires you to set and reach your maximum potential and awaken your Inner Action Hero!After the tragic events of September 11, 2001 John  dedicated a great amount of time bringing entertainment to the soldiers overseas. On six USO tours, John performed more than one hundred shows and has taken his comedy to even the most remote bases in both Iraq and Afghanistan.  https://www.corporateactionhero.com/free-gift-page.html


7 Apr 2021

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#229: John Davis | The Corporate Action Hero

Energetic Radio

What can a comedy sword-fighting stuntman do for me? (Bet you've never asked yourself that before.)John's Background as a Stuntman, Fight Director, College Professor, Artistic Director, and Comedian makes him an intriguing guest that draws your audience in and delivers real-world techniques for overcoming self-imposed limitations and achieving maximum potential even in times of adversity.After a serious back injury that left him paralyzed, John developed his "5F" system of achievement. The system hacks the fight or flight response, shortening learning curves and increasing successful outcomes. Using the system, he went on to perform over 4000 live comedy sword-fighting shows in 16 countries around the world. On six USO tours, John took his show to Iraq and Afghanistan's front lines from 2001-2006.John now is a highly sought after keynote speaker known as The Corporate Action Hero. He delivers empowering programs to organizations globally. His programs are unique, out of the box, and use bullwhips and nunchucks to deliver his message. His website is www.corporateactionhero.com.


28 Mar 2021

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E46 - Being an Action Hero with John Davis

The Roller Coaster

Fear is something we all feel. Some of us can feel it and then move on while others are paralyzed by it. John Davis has taken his unique background as a stuntman and fight director to engage audiences using interesting props to help people overcome self-imposed limitations and achieve maximum potential even in times of adversity.  In this episode you'll: Find out what those props are ;) Learn about the 5Fs Become an Action Hero, not a Reaction Zero Receive John's FREE gift here. Connect with John via his website corporateactionhero.com and listen to the Inner Action Hero Vlog on Youtube or find his podcast on Apple Your support of The Roller Coaster is always appreciated, please make sure to SUBSCRIBE! If you REALLY like what you hear, leave a comment, and share it with your friends! You can find me on: www.therollercoaster.com Facebook @therollercoasterpodcast Instagram @the_roller_coaster_podcast Thanks for joining me today and until next time I’m sending my virtually distant hugs!


25 Mar 2021

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Talking About Cars 232 - John Davis (Host - Motorweek)

Talking About Cars with Randy Kerdoon

(02-18-2021) - Since 1980 John Davis has hosted "Motorweek" on PBS stations across America and now on the MotorTrend Network! Randy and "Hot Rod" Bob look back at John's show, going back to the first cars they reviewed (the Ford Escort and the Fiat "Strada"), the guys get some good behind the scenes stories and John's car history growing up in a "Ford Family". LISTEN and remember to SUBSCRIBE!! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

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18 Feb 2021

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#75 The Secret to Projecting Your Voice by Sword Fighting John Davis

Speaking Podcast

This episode explains the best way to project your voice.   All Episodes can be found at www.speakingpodcast.com All Social Media + Donations link https://linktr.ee/speaking If you are interested in Meditation or learning Polish /Polish Properties please visit www.roycoughlan.com Awakening Podcast to Help Corruption & Fraud with Solutions www.awakeningpodcast.org Our Facebook Group can be found at www.facebook.com/speakingpodcast About My Guest: John is a dynamic speaker, accomplished leader, and expert in managing people to peak performances during change. He has over 20 years of experience speaking for Fortune 500 clients and a broad swath of industries including healthcare, financial, insurance, retail, and the military, at hundreds of conferences, seminars, and retreats. What we Discussed: - Sword Fighting - His Speaking Journey - Corporate Action Hero - Martial Arts to building Mental Strength - Using a recall - Why you should be listening to the other speakers - How and Why you should get Video Testimonials - The Secret to Projecting your Voice - What to do if there is no mic system at the event - How to make the Audience think you are looking at them - Letting organisers know your requirements before your speech - Why you should get to the Event early - Why John uses Nun Chucks on Stage - The advantages on being a Mentor Free Gift from John as mentioned https://www.corporateactionhero.com/uploads/8/1/7/3/8173614/5f_workbook_hm_1.pdf How to Connect with John: https://www.corporateactionhero.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/corporateactionhero/ --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/roy-coughlan/message


4 Feb 2021

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30. Hack your mind for Success and Become a Corporate Action Hero with John Davis

Happy Progress Growth Podcast

You may ask yourself what can a comedy sword-fighting stuntman do for you? see more at Happyprogress.com/JohnDavis Do you want to awaken the "inner action hero" in your audience so they will be empowered to achieve more both personally and professionally?  If this resonates with you, please share your thoughts with Alex Harris aka AlexDesigns in his happiness lab today... Visit happyprogress.com or email me at alex@happyprogress.com 


30 Jan 2021

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John Davis - Don't Be Deceived

Columbia Christian Church Sermons

Preached on November 22, 2020 from 1 Corinthians 6:9-11. For more information about Columbia Christian Church please visit our website: www.columbiachristian.org


23 Nov 2020

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Episode 3 - Jon Davies

The Shovel

In this episode, Matthew Mackey chats with Jon Davies from Australia Constructors Association how the industry has been impacted by COVID-19 and how we can use this as an accelerator for positive change.


9 Nov 2020

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"Facet Squared" with John Davis

The Alphabetical Fugazi

"Facet Squared" by Fugazihttps://fugazi.bandcamp.com/track/facet-squared Fugazi’s Sprawling Legacy Visualized for a New Generationhttps://medium.com/seventhirty-dc/at-action-reaction-action-fugazis-sprawling-legacy-visualized-for-a-new-generation-49b032e03453 Visualizing the History of Fugazihttps://www.carniklirs.com/project/fugazi Fugazi - In On the Kill Taker by Joe Grosshttps://dischord.com/release/33-129/fugazi-in-on-the-kill-taker Roman Mars TED Talk: Why city flags may be the worst-designed thing you've never noticedhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pnv5iKB2hl4 "Facet Squared" cover by Project 86https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mqWO1efzSKc The Punk Collections at UMD on Instagramhttps://www.instagram.com/umdpunkcollections Email the podcast: fugaziAtoZ@gmail.com Donate to the podcast: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/the-alphabetical-fugazi

1hr 10mins

7 Nov 2020