Unplugged with Brandon Steiner
About This Show
Welcome to Unplugged with Brandon Steiner, hosted by CEO, author, public speaker, blogger and entrepreneur Brandon Steiner. On this podcast you will find a mix of interviews which I have hosted with world class businesspeople, authors and athletes, keynote speeches on business and entrepreneurship, recordings of my live Q&A segments and new original content.
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Adam Greenberg, From One At-Bat to His Book "Get Up: The Art of Perseverance" | Unplugged #054
5 days ago
On July 9th, 2005, Adam Greenberg stepped into the batter’s box for his first major-league plate appearance with the Chicago Cubs. That moment was the culmination of his life’s work and proudest achievement up to that point.
No one suspected the triumph of that moment would be obliterated by a 92 mile-an-hour first-pitch fastball striking Adam just under his helmet on the back of his head. The first pitch of his major-league career threatened not only the future of his ability to play baseball, but life itself.
Adam didn’t know it at the time, but that pitch was a gift. What was both the greatest and worst split-second of his life sent him into an odyssey of struggle, pain, and confusion which forged him slowly into the man he is today. What he thought was the destroyer of his dream was actually the birth of a greater one.
Get Up | The Art of Perseverance is not simply a baseball story or a story about a baseball player. This book is a beginning. No matter what you’re doing or what you’re facing, Adam offers his story of overcoming adversity and persevering through challenges in hopes of helping you relentlessly pursue your dream for your life.
Matt Lauer - NBC's Today Show Host
Peter Gammons - American Sportswriter and Baseball Analyst
Dusty Baker - Manager for Washington Nationals
David Sampson - President of MLB Miami Marlins
Brad Ausmus - Manager for Detroit Tigers
David Bell - Bench Coach for St. Louis Cardinals
Steven G. Hearn - President and CEO of The Hearn Company
Coach Mike Fox - UNC Tarheels Baseball Coach
Buy Get Up: The Art of Perseverance on Amazon.
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