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Thrivetime Show | Business School without the BS

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"It's like Steve Martin meets Steve Forbes." - Jim Stovall - NY Times Best Selling Author. Experience business school without the BS with former US SBA Entrepreneur of the Year Clay Clark and the optometrist turned business tycoon Doctor Robert Zoellner. This award-winning team has been featured on Forbes, Fast Company, Bloomberg, Pando Daily, etc.

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The Kenny Sutherland and Danielle Success Story | Breaking Down 261% in Profit from Last Year This Time to Now

September 03, 2021 12:01 - 35 minutes - 49.8 MB

Kenny and Danielle break down the 261% year over year growth that they have experienced as a result of implementing Clay Clark’s business coaching processes and systems.

Comfy Bros - Michael and Brian Speciale | What It Was Like Being on NBC’s Shark Tank

September 02, 2021 10:28 - 24 minutes - 33.7 MB

Michael and Brian Speciale of Comfy Bros join us to share about how they got their product on ABC’s Shark Tank and then went on to sell $20,000,000 of products

Inspiration 101 with 2002 Olympic Torchbearer Earl Davis Jr.

August 26, 2021 10:10 - 19 minutes - 27 MB

The 2002 Olympic torchbearer Earl Davis Jr. shares why your team needs to be inspired in order to do what is required

America’s Got Talent Phenom Oz Pearlman Reads Clay's Mind and Shares About His Journey to Success

August 24, 2021 04:00 - 35 minutes - 54.8 MB

We are interviewing the iconic “mentalist” Oz Pearlman. This man claims to be able to read minds and he’s ready the minds of supermodel Heidi Klum, controversial radio show host Howard Stern and former Spice Girl (Mel B) on live TV while performing on “America’s Got Talent.”

Mark Manson | The Best-selling Author of The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F$%k

August 14, 2021 11:00 - 53 minutes - 72.9 MB

Mark Manson, the New York Times best-selling author who has sold over 12 million copies of books including The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F$%k shares how to not concern yourself with the doubters and to focus on what truly matters most.

Profit First | Mike Michalowicz on How to Go from Busy to Profitable

August 13, 2021 11:00 - 41 minutes - 56.5 MB

The best-selling author of Profit First, Mike Michalowicz shares why you must create a system for telling your money where to go before you spent it, why you must pay yourself first, why the goal of every business should be to remove the owner from the daily operations, and why most business owners are probably getting it wrong with their accounting.

How Successful People Get So Much Done with Jay Papasan co-author of NY Times Bestseller, The One Thing

August 12, 2021 12:00 - 52 minutes - 72.7 MB

NY Times best-selling co-author of The One Thing (Jay Papasan) shares why singleness of purpose is so important, why we all need to be doing fewer things more effectively instead of doing more things with side effects, why multitasking is a lie, how he organizes his day, and more.

Harvard Professor Clayton Christensen & Efosa Ojomo on How Innovation Can Lift Nations Out of Poverty

August 10, 2021 11:00 - 32 minutes - 49.6 MB

The world’s most respect business professor, Clayton Christensen and the co-author of their new book Efosa Ojomo share about the Prosperity Paradox and how innovation can lift nations out of poverty.

The Harley-Davidson Turn-Around Story | Why You Must Differentiate Your Product and Create an Experience That Wows

August 09, 2021 11:00 - 1 hour - 96.8 MB

The former Director of Communications for Harley-Davidson Motor Company shares how he was able to save the company by listening to what his ideal and likely buyers wanted, why he believes meeting people’s expectations is the path the extension, why social media is not an effective form of marketing for most businesses and more.

Rashad Jennings’ Improbable Journey from 5th String Running Back to NFL Star and Dancing with the Stars Winner

August 06, 2021 11:00 - 1 hour - 123 MB

Are you fighting through adversity in route to your goals? Learn how Rashad Jennings went from being an overweight asthmatic high school fifth string running back to a starting NFL running back for the New York Giants, a Dancing with the Stars winner and now a best-selling author.

How to Become Excellent at Something (with NBA Hall of Fame basketball player, David Robinson)

August 05, 2021 11:00 - 7 minutes - 10.5 MB

David Robinson explains the importance of becoming excellent at something as opposed to being a jack of all trades and a master of none.

NY Times Best-Selling Author Daniel Goleman Shares the #1 Skill You Need to Succeed & Lead

August 03, 2021 15:00 - 57 minutes - 84.5 MB

New York Times best-selling author and internationally recognized psychologist Daniel Goleman teaches why emotional intelligence ultimately determines the level of your success, why we must recreate boundaries in our digital world and why many of the developers of the smartphone now regret it.

Scott Belsky (Founder of Behance and VP of Products at Adobe) on Why a Prototype is Worth 1,000 meetings

August 02, 2021 11:00 - 28 minutes - 44.4 MB

While attending Harvard, Scott Belsky started Behance which he later sold to Adobe for $150 million. Today he is a best-selling author, the Chief Product Officer at Adobe and an early stage investor in Uber, Warby Parker, Periscope and Pinterest.

Pitch Anything | Oren Klaff on How to Pitch Anything, How to Flip the Script and How to Sell Something

July 31, 2021 11:00 - 1 hour - 155 MB

The New York Times best-selling author of Pitch Anything teaches how to Pitch Anything, how he’s been able to raise over $1 billion of capital throughout his career, the importance of understanding the psychological referencing systems known as frames and his obsession with motorcycles.

Sean Stephenson on How to Get Over Your Addiction to Pity

July 30, 2021 12:30 - 40 minutes - 60.6 MB

Sean Stephenson was born with "Brittle bone disease" and despite all of the hurdles associated with it and being only 3ft tall, he has gone on to become a successful writer and speaker endorsed by Jimmy Kimmel, President Bill Clinton, and Tony Robbins.

The Cha-Cha Slide Songwriter | An Interview with the DJ Casper

July 27, 2021 13:00 - 30 minutes - 42 MB

The family-friendly writer of the Cha Cha Slide (DJ Casper) shares about how he wrote the HIT song, what projects he is up to and how he successfully won his battle with cancer.

Why Are Some People More Successful Than Others If We All Have 24 Hours In a Day?

July 26, 2021 10:40 - 24 minutes - 34.3 MB

The franchise brand developer for OXI Fresh, Matt Kline joins Clay Clark to share why some people are more successful than others.

The Leadership Yoda (John Maxwell) Teaches the 11 Shifts That All Leaders Must Make in Today’s World of Rapid Change

July 21, 2021 18:00 - 40 minutes - 60.5 MB

NY Times best-selling author, John Maxwell teaches the 11 shifts that all leaders must make in today’s world of relentless and fast change. Throughout John Maxwell’s legendary career he has been the trusted leadership expert of choice for The United States Military Academy at West Point, the National Football League and countless Fortune 500 companies.

Mambo #5 Magic | Lou Bega Story Shares How He Created One of the World’s Most Listened to Pop Music Hits of All-Time

July 20, 2021 11:30 - 25 minutes - 34.6 MB

Lou Bega shares how he crafted one of the world’s most listened to pop songs of all-time and how to make money as a musician on the planet Earth.

Blind Melon’s Guitarist Christopher Thorn | He Who Hustles the Most Gets to the Top

July 15, 2021 11:00 - 33 minutes - 47.6 MB

Blind Melon is a rock band that gained international fame with their record-breaking song "No Rain". Guitarist Christopher Thorn shares why musicians need to not sell publishing rights, how the music industry actually works, and more.

Negotiation 101 | A Former FBI Hostage Negotiator Teaches How to Talk Anyone Into or Out of Anything

July 14, 2021 11:00 - 34 minutes - 52.4 MB

Former top FBI Hostage Negotiator teaches field-tested tools for talking anyone into (or out of) just about anything. Chris Voss was a member of the New York City Joint Terrorism Task Force from 1986 to 2000 and is the best-selling book, Never Split the DIfference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It.

Devan Kline (Burn Bootcamp Co-Founder) | From a Gymnastics Parking Lot to 183 Operational Franchises

July 12, 2021 11:00 - 53 minutes - 78.4 MB

How does a husband and wife team start a fitness business in the parking lot of a gymnastics center? In just 6 short years, Devan and Morgan Kline have grown the Burn Bootcamp into a thriving franchise business with 183 franchises while helping over 65,000 people get in shape.

Justin Forsett | The Undersized NFL Player with an Oversized Heart

July 09, 2021 11:00 - 28 minutes - 39.3 MB

Are you battling adversity? Justin Forsett explains the adversity he had to fight through as a 5 foot 8 inch running back from Mulberry Florida to become an NFL Pro Bowl running back. Justin also shares what it’s like to play with Marshawn Lynch while playing college football at CAL and why he feels his business and product “shower pill” is the perfect solution for physically active entrepreneurs.

THE MP RESTAURANT SUCCESS STORY | Breaking Down the 49% Growth of

July 08, 2021 09:22 - 49 minutes - 67.9 MB

Clay celebrates the success of Luke Black and his business

Spencer Coursen | Spencer Has Served As Head Security Detail for Celebs and Big Business Types In Addition to Running His Own Security Agency

July 07, 2021 12:25 - 22 minutes - 31.7 MB

The head security detail for celebrities shares how to create a family readiness program and how to keep your family safe in a dangerous world.

How to Soft Sell in a Hard World with Master Sales Trainer Jerry Vass

July 06, 2021 11:00 - 1 hour - 107 MB

Jerry Vass the master sales trainer that taught Clay Clark how to sell effectively explains how to dramatically improve your sales systems and processes while breaking down his legendary book, Soft Selling In A Hard World.

David Wood | How to Double Your Business By Focusing On Less

July 05, 2021 09:02 - 24 minutes - 33.1 MB

Business consultant David Wood joins us to share how to double your business by actually focusing on less

Find It, Fix It, Flip It - Make Millions in Real Estate One House at a Time (with Michael Corbett)

July 02, 2021 11:00 - 39 minutes - 53.9 MB

Emmy award-winning actor turned multi-million dollar real estate investor and best-selling author MIchael Corbett teaches the proven moves that you can use to successfully flip properties without get-rich-quick scams and schemes. He’s been performed on Broadway, The Young and the Restless, Star Trek: The Next Generation, the Tyra Banks Shows and countless other prime time shows.

Bill Belichick's Character Coach (Jack Easterby) Shares the Importance of Being a High Integrity Person

July 01, 2021 11:00 - 42 minutes - 64.4 MB

Former New England Patriots Character Coach, Jack Easterby joins us to share about what makes Patriots’ captain Matthew Slater such a valuable teammate, the coaching mastery and intelligence of Coach Bill Belichick, the power of self-reflection, the importance of being intentional about whom you surround yourself with, & more

It’s Not About How Much You Make, It’s About How Much You Keep.” - Julio Gonzalez (Former President Trump Tax Advisor)

June 29, 2021 11:03 - 16 minutes - 23.3 MB

The former tax advisor of choice for President Trump joins to share about “it’s not about how much you make, it’s about how much you keep.”

How to Create Enough Time & Financial Freedom So That You Can Spend Your Day Coaching Your Exotic Fish

June 28, 2021 10:18 - 52 minutes - 72.6 MB

Are you looking to earn time and financial freedom? Doctor Zoellner and Clay Clark teach the 4 proven steps to building a successful business and how to set realistic financial goals.

John Bevere on Finding Strength and Purpose In Your Wilderness

June 25, 2021 11:00 - 22 minutes - 36.8 MB

Best-selling author of 16 books, Sought-after leadership expert and Christian speaker John Bevere shares about the importance of finding strength and purpose in your wilderness.

Ritz-Carlton Co-Founder Horst Schulze on Deciding to Be Excellent

June 24, 2021 11:00 - 1 hour - 97.4 MB

The co-founder and former President of the Ritz-Carlton Horst Schulze shares how to take your company’s customer service experience to the next level, what true commitment looks like and why you must bring daily excellence to win in the world of business.

Sabrina Horn - MAKE IT, DON’T FAKE IT: Leading with Authenticity for Real Business Success!

June 23, 2021 10:04 - 27 minutes - 38.1 MB

The PR consultant of choice and communications of choice for PeopleSoft, Forbes Media, Mitsubishi, and other top companies joins us to share about her new book MAKE IT, DON’T FAKE IT: Leading with Authenticity for Real Business Success.

Wins of the Week - Celebrating the Success John Cook of Quality Surfaces | Moving from Working in the Business to Working in the Business

June 22, 2021 10:50 - 28 minutes - 39 MB

We take time to celebrate the success of client and friend John Cook of Quality Surfaces. John joins us to break down the action steps he took to grow his business by 25%.

Shark Tank Winner and the CEO of Paddleboards (Mark Cuban Is an Investor) | How and Why the 5-Hour Workday Experiment Failed

June 21, 2021 13:46 - 25 minutes - 35.2 MB

5 years after moving his whole company to a 5-hour workday the CEO of Paddleboards Stephan shares why the 5 hour workday failed.

The Hip Hop Preacher Eric Thomas on You Must Want Success More Than Sleep

June 13, 2021 11:00 - 31 minutes - 48.5 MB

Eric Thomas is one of the Nations top motivational speakers and explains what he learned from Warren Buffett, why crying, blaming, or making excuses is not going to change the situation, and the importance of finding that “one thing” that will take you over the top

Matthew Nelligan | From to a Startup to a Success Story

June 12, 2021 11:38 - 20 minutes - 28 MB

In a world where Inc Magazine reports, “96 percent of businesses fail within 10 years” this Thriver is thriving and not merely just surviving in part because he calls his leads until they cry, buy or die.

WINS OF THE WEEK - The Power of the Dream 100 with Attorney Blake Johnson of Trusted Estate Planning Attorneys

June 11, 2021 13:33 - 20 minutes - 27.9 MB

Learn how estate planning attorney Blake Johnson with Trusted EPA shares how he has been able to DOUBLE the size of his law firm within the past 12 months alone.

Wolfgang Puck | Don’t Take No for an Answer & Daily Diligence You Need to Succeed

June 10, 2021 11:00 - 55 minutes - 81.2 MB

Wolfgang Puck joins us to share why he believes in the 70 hour work week, why he started working full-time at the age of 14, why he created a celebrity chef empire, how he funded his first restaurant, and much more.

Wins of the Week - Celebrating the EPIC 260% Growth of Nick Holman and

June 09, 2021 08:40 - 17 minutes - 24.7 MB

Nick Holman shares how implementing Clay Clark’s proven business coaching program, strategic systems and processes has allowed him to grow his business by 260% in just 4 short months.

President of Joe Gibbs Racing | Taking the Lead: Winning Business Principles That Fuel Joe Gibbs Racing?

June 08, 2021 10:00 - 1 hour - 155 MB

Dave Alpern, the President Joe Gibbs Racing shares about how to take the lead in the game of business and the winning business principles of Joe Gibbs which have allowed Coach Gibbs to become a Hall of Famer in two sports.

Equal Opportunity Versus Equal Outcome with Ben Shapiro

June 07, 2021 15:28 - 11 minutes - 17.4 MB

Clay Clark interviews conservative firebrand Ben Shapiro and gets his take on the state of affairs in the United States. Ben is the editor-in-chief for The Daily Wire, which he founded, and hosts The Ben Shapiro Show

Are You Considering Buying an OXI Fresh Franchise? Discovery Day 101 with the OXI Fresh Franchise Brand Developer Matt Kline

June 05, 2021 10:00 - 38 minutes - 54.7 MB

Are you looking to buy a franchise? Matt Kline walks us through the step-by-step franchise discovery day process of OXI Fresh.

The Joe Consford Success Story | Breaking Down the 100% Growth of

June 04, 2021 12:27 - 21 minutes - 29.9 MB

Joe Consford joins us to share about how he has been able to grow his company by 100%

Pick Your F’s Wisely | Is That Action Helping You to Gain Traction or Is It a Distraction?

June 03, 2021 17:00 - 1 hour - 106 MB

Clay Clark and Doctor Breck Kasbaum share why after you have CLEARLY DEFINED YOUR F6 GOALS YOU MUST PICK A SIDE.

Pastor Steve Poe | The Most Important Business Show We’ve Ever Done!!! Creatures of Habit: Breaking the Habits Holding You Back from God’s Best Inbox

June 02, 2021 12:47 - 26 minutes - 37 MB

Pastor Steve Poe on how to overcome 12 of the most common habits that are plaguing Christians all throughout the world. Steve Poe shares about his new book, Creatures of Habit: Breaking the Habits Holding You Back from God’s Best.

Wins of the Week | Josiah Ragsdale | Breaking Down the 576% Growth of Automotive Lift Services

June 01, 2021 09:20 - 29 minutes - 41.3 MB

The founder of Josiah Ragsdale shares about the 576% growth that his business has experienced since implementing Clay Clark’s proven processes, success strategies and business coaching SUPER MOVES (including the Dream 100 system, online reputation management, search engine optimization, etc.).

Former Governor of Tennessee Bill Haslam | The Promise & the Peril of Faith in the Public Square

May 31, 2021 08:22 - 48 minutes - 44.4 MB

The former Governor of Tennessee Bill Haslam on his new book Faithful Presence, The Promise and the Peril of Faith in the Public Square. Pastor Leon Benjamin then shares that we do not need to keep bringing up race-related injuries each and every year.

Learning How to Focus On What Matters | How to Gain Traction in a World of Perpetual Distraction

May 28, 2021 11:04 - 27 minutes - 38 MB

Are you struggling to gain traction in a world of perpetual distraction? The franchise brand developer with OXI Fresh shares how to optimize your schedule to gain traction in a world of perpetual distraction.


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