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Young & Reckless Founder/Entrepreneur Chris “Drama” Pfaff catches up with friends and individuals who have made a name for themselves and overcame obstacles to reach their level of achievements. You can’t google the keys to success, but you can be inspired by talking to people who have been through it.

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#65 - Kevion Stirdivant: Personal Development & Goal Setting

I brought back Kevion Stirdivant to talk more about personal development & to really give an insight on the knowledge you can learn by having a life coach.  After our first podcast Kevion and I started talking about my life and things I would like guidance on which led to calls with him to help better develop myself.  I thought it would be a good idea to give you guys some of the tips/tools on what can possibly help you w/ your own personal development that I've applied to my life now and for the future. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 54mins

30 Aug 2017

Rank #1

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#100 - EPISODE 100 THE SUPERPOD | Rob Dyrdek, Kevion Stirdivant & Tom Bilyeu

This week is a very special episode, EPISODE 100 - The SuperPod!!! Thank you so much to all of the listeners for making this happen!  I wanted to bring together 3 of my favorite guests (Rob Dyrdek, Kevion Stirdivant & Tom Bilyeu) to talk about the keys to success, happiness & longevity.  This episode is definitely my favorite by far.  Thank you again and enjoy! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

2hr 27mins

16 May 2018

Rank #2

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#37 - Christopher "Big Black" Boykin

On this episode I have a very special guest who you all may know from Rob & Big and Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory, my good friend Christopher "Big Black" Boykin. Spending 3 years in Guam and being a chef in the Navy he moved to San Diego & started his own security/limo business where he doubled as security and driver. Around this time he was picked to become Rob Dyrdek's security for the DC Skateboarding Video in which he formed his bond that everyone knows from MTV's Rob & Big. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 20mins

8 Feb 2017

Rank #3

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#114 - PAUL GEORGE | Oklahoma City Thunder

Paul George, one of the most talented NBA players in the world grew up in Palmdale, CA loving to fish and play basketball. His sisters were star athletes and he was always known just as their little brother. It was around his senior year he made a name for himself and established his dominance in basketball which led him to be recruited by the top programs. Ultimately he chose Fresno State, played there for two years before being drafted in the first round of the 2010 NBA Draft by the Indiana Pacers. Listen in to Paul's journey to becoming one of the greats, his mindset while playing, his injury & his willingness to give back to the youth through his charity, the Paul George Foundation. @ygtrece Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 3mins

22 Aug 2018

Rank #4

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#78 - Wiz Khalifa

Wiz Khalifa was born into a military family constantly moving around but eventually settling in Pittsburgh, PA.  Wiz always had the dream of becoming a successful artist which he did so by following his vision while bringing a new style and sound to hip-hop.  Having number 1 records like "Black & Yellow" and "See You Again", Wiz breaks down the process and focus it took to achieve his goals. @drama @wizkhalifa Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

46mins

29 Nov 2017

Rank #5

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#143 - Berner | Cookies

Berner creator of Cookies ran a cannibus cup at the age of 18.  His love for cannibus and incredible work ethic has made him one of the biggest names in the industry.  He’s founded multiple businesses, has his own strain, works on mobile apps and hemp water, Berner continues to make music and release albums at the same time.    @berner415 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

51mins

13 Mar 2019

Rank #6

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#26 - Nick Diamond: Diamond Supply co.

This week I sit down with Diamond Supply Co owner, Nick Diamond. Nick started small by handing out clothes to his close friends and eventually grew his brand to the point of selling in stores like Supreme, Zumiez and Pac Sun and collaborating massive artists like Wiz Khalifa, Rick Ross, and Currency. Nick truly has a rags to riches story and its one that you don't want to miss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 10mins

9 Nov 2016

Rank #7

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#73 - Steelo Brim: MTV's Ridiculousness

Originally from the west side of Chicago, Sterling "Steelo" Brim grew up playing sports and trying to keep himself out of trouble.  Sterling talks about his times getting suspended in school to playing baseball and meeting his best friend on the set of Hard Ball.  This episode covers his upbringing, how met when he moved to Los Angeles, landed his role on MTV's Ridiculousness and his plans for his new show in the near future. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 32mins

25 Oct 2017

Rank #8

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#153 - Trevor Moawad | The Importance of Mindset

Trevor Moawad is the man behind the mental game of todays top athletes like Russell Wilson, Michael Johnson and football programs like FSU and Alabama.  Trevor talks about the importance of mindset and how your trajectory in life can be significantly altered from it.  Get rid of negative thoughts and be sure to have a neutral thought process. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 30mins

22 May 2019

Rank #9

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#108 - Gary Vee

Gary Vaynerchuk is one of the world's most notable entrepreneurs, leveraging social media to create a platform promoting himself and his massive business empire. From his digital & sports agencies, keynotes and podcast, there is no way to miss the content he puts out.  The goal of this episode was to dive deep into his story & give a side of Gary that you've never seen before. @garyvee Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

47mins

11 Jul 2018

Rank #10

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#33 - Christian Guzman: Alphalete Clothing

This week I had the chance to talk with a young entrepreneur who has an incredible following from his Youtube Vlogs and his athletic apparel brand Alphalete, Christian Guzman. At 23, Christian has already accomplished an incredible amount of success which started from online personal training and documenting his journey on Youtube. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

57mins

11 Jan 2017

Rank #11

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#119 - KEVION STIRDIVANT REPOST | KASE Real Estate

Today I'm reposting my friend Kevion's episode from when him and I first met. This is one of the best received episodes we've ever had. Everyone I talk to says that they've gone back and re-listened because of the story, advice and knowledge that he gives. Check his podcast out, I was just on it as well! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

3hr 5mins

26 Sep 2018

Rank #12

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#128 - Josh Altman | Million Dollar Listing

Josh Altman is one of the most successful real estate agents in the United States, who can be seen on the show Million Dollar Listing on Bravo! Josh moved to Los Angeles and started working in the mail room but didn't limit himself to his 9 to 5 job. He took out a loan with his brother & the two bought a condo with the intent to renovate and flip for a profit. His success and determination led him to be on top of the world buying cars and a big house in the hills but soon hit rock bottom once the economy crashed. Find out how Josh took everything he learned from his early success to put himself back on top of the real estate business. YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCi4LKEjQd40_VE538S_AdOA?view_as=public Instagram www.instagram.com/thejoshaltman Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

58mins

28 Nov 2018

Rank #13

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#90 - CREATING A SUPERSTAR| Moe Shalizi

Moe Shalizi grew up a hustler & always looked for the next way to get some cash.  He went to college for finance but ultimately chose music over everything.  His interest in music developed into creating shows at local bars, working with Borgore to managing the biggest artists in the world.  Not only does he have a list of successful artists under him but is also responsible for conceptualizing and creating the character & artist known as MARSHMELLO. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 19mins

7 Mar 2018

Rank #14

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Trevor Moawad | The Importance of Mindset

Repost of Episode with Trevor Moawad Trevor Moawad is the man behind the mental game of todays top athletes like Russell Wilson, Michael Johnson and football programs like FSU and Alabama.  Trevor talks about the importance of mindset and how your trajectory in life can be significantly altered from it.  Get rid of negative thoughts and be sure to have a neutral thought process. Drama's Reckless Picks: https://ynr.la/DramasPicks

1hr 30mins

27 Nov 2019

Rank #15

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Business Principles with Rob Dyrdek

This is a talk where I sat down with my cousin Rob Dyrdek and talk about his history as a business person and entrepreneur.  We talk what did he lack in planning and strategy and how he revamped his vision in business and what he now goes through when involving himself into a new venture.

45mins

15 Oct 2019

Rank #16

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#62 - Tom Bilyeu: Quest Nutrition/ Impact Theory

I have my first guest with a company valued over a billion dollars, Tom Bilyeu of Quest Nutrition & Impact Theory. Tom admits that he was going down a losing path while working at a tech company for 8 1/2 years. Focused on ending metabolic disease, Tom and his two partners founded Quest Nutrition. Tom talks about scaling, brain chemistry & what his main goal in life is. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

2hr 51mins

2 Aug 2017

Rank #17

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#138 - Tom Bilyeu | Impact Theory

REPOST: I have my first guest with a company valued over a billion dollars, Tom Bilyeu of Quest Nutrition and Impact Theory.  Tom admits that he was going down a losing path while working at a tech company for 8 1/2 years.  Focused on ending metabolic disease, Tom and his two partners founded Quest Nutrition. Tom talks about scaling, brain chemistry and what his main goal in life is.  There is a lot of knowledge and information that can be obtained from listening to this episode and Tom also gives his book recommends that can be found on his website below. https://impacttheory.com/reading-list/ @tombilyeu Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

2hr 54mins

6 Feb 2019

Rank #18

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#86 - Matty Matheson: It's Suppertime! - VICELAND

As a young chef Matty was successful, had a show on Viceland, and was known as the party guy until a heart attack at 29. He's an extremely funny/awesome dude who does a great job at telling his story. Listen as Matty talks about "zombie lines", culinary school, his TV shows, being a restaurateur and places he oversees, the new cookbook coming out & his mission in life as the new Matty. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 50mins

7 Feb 2018

Rank #19

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#137 - Robert Greene | The Laws of Human Nature

Robert Greene, who is a NY Times Best Seller for his books The 48 Laws of Power, The Art of Seduction, The 33 Strategies of War, The 50th Law, and Mastery, sat down with me to discuss his most recent book called The Laws of Human Nature.  We all fall into patterns that cause us to continue to have the same results and Robert breaks down what those are.  He explains those patterns, the power that your attitude can change your life.  We talk about life purpose, what can happen if you chase falls purposes and how you can focus on being unique and not falling into a group. Go checkout his website and books below: http://powerseductionandwar.com @RobertGreeneOfficial You can also attend his live talk with Ryan Holiday on Feb. 11th in Santa Monica https://livetalksla.org/events/robert-greene/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 27mins

30 Jan 2019

Rank #20