Today, Adam is joined by rocket scientist and self-help author, Olympia LePoint. She shares her upbringing near South Central, making it out of that world and pursuing her dreams of becoming a rocket scientist. Olympia also shares her beliefs in the brain's healing power and what it takes to go past just envisioning to figure out how to achieve it. Plus, they discuss the fear-based society we live in due to the pandemic and the power of the media. Olympia's new book, "Answers Unleashed 2: The Science of Attracting What You Want" is available soon on Amazon and all major bookstores.
Adam sits down with his friend, Maria Menounos as they take a stroll down her early days growing up with immigrant parents, the struggles they faced for a better life and her first encounter with the spotlight. She shares her connection with religion and the power of belief and thoughts, plus Adam shares his own theory of the way one lives their lives. They also talk about saying 'yes' to opportunities that present themselves even if you don't see them and Maria tells us how that has gotten her to where she is today. "Better Together with Maria Menounos" is available on Youtube, Facebook, and everywhere you listen to podcasts.
Today, Adam sits down with attorney duo, Sam Mirejovsky, and Ashley Watkins. Sam shares his upbringing from his parents immigrating from communist Czechoslovakia to his classic cars collection. Adam asks Ashley about her days playing college basketball which leads into a discussion on the lack of competition today. They also talk about the difference between the California and Nevada bars and the current Covid climate where Adam shares his theory on being wished into the cornfield. Sam and Ash can be found on social media and their website, samandashlaw.com.
Today, Adam sits down with retired U.S Marine, Major Brian R. Chontosh. Tosh shares his story of growing up in middle America, trying to enlist but being turned down the first time, and then going on to prove them wrong. He tells us about the harrowing day overseas, soldering into enemy territory alongside his fellow marines, using everything available to make it out alive, and being decorated with the Navy Cross for his heroism . They talk about the process of recalibrating yourself when returning from a 3rd world country and the difference in issues here and there. Plus, Adam delves into the process of curiosity and humility. Tosh's podcast "Crooked Butterfly" can be found at CrookedButterfly.com and wherever you listen to podcasts.
John Decerbo joins Ace today on Take a Knee. The two talk about their mutual loves for their mutual loves, cars and construction. John talks to Adam about what it was like moving to the US from Italy at the age of 15 and beginning construction in high school. They then chat about cars and the dangers of racing nitrous drag cars, and why no one wants to work anymore.
Adam and Van sit down to chat about Van's new book 'Beyond the Messy Truth'. Van and Adam begin their conversation with Van's history and the legacy of his father who inspired him to become the man he is today. They then talk about the "favorite team" mentality that has taken over politics and why a healthy balance of both viewpoints is the only way forward.
Adam sits down with entrepreneur and founder of DryBar, Alli Webb. She shares with us the story of how the nationwide chain came to be and how she started the business from the ground up. They also relate when it comes to having similar hair, and she tells us how she learned to tame hers at a young age. They talk about the current closures, and Adam shares his latest at-home haircut experience. Alli Webb's podcast "Raising the Bar with Alli and Adrian" is available on iTunes and everywhere you listen to podcasts.
Today, Adam is joined by former Navy SEAL and author, Thom Shea. Thom shares the rigorous training he endured to become a SEAL and his most dangerous missions. Adam is intrigued with the wars in the Middle East and Thom talks about creating a stable environment in that region. He also shares the things he has learned from training and in life in order to lead during chaos and how making things simple can also be hard to do. Thom's new book "Three Simple Things: Leading During Chaos" is available now on Amazon and all major bookstores.
Today, Adam sits down with Chris Wark, author and cancer survivor. Chris shares the story of being diagnosed, having to undergo surgery, and refusing chemotherapy to find a better way. They talk about the nutrition revamp Chris went through to naturally heal his body and stave off the disease. Plus, Chris shares the power of forgiveness, and Adam shares his idea of the cold plunge. Chris' new book "Beat Cancer Daily: 365 Days of Inspiration Encouragement, and Action Steps to Survive and Thrive" is available now everywhere books are sold.
Today, Adam is joined by music professor Dr. Craig M. Wright to talk about the genius brain and the traits that make it up. They talk about the lack of geniuses today, the lack of pursuing one's curiosity with an obsessive mind, and the importance of having a backup plan. They also discuss some of the genius minds in history and they dissect the difference between Success and Genius and to connect the two, you need to change the world. Dr. Wright's new book " The Hidden Habits of Genius: Beyond Talent, IQ, and Grit" is available tomorrow through Amazon and all major booksellers.