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2. Tony Robbins Describes How Martial Arts Can Be Used To Combat Procrastination

by | Mar 21, 2020

Season 1, Episode 2

Interview with Tony Robbins 2

Interview with Tony Robbins teaches you how to use martial arts to combat procrastination.

Show Two–Guest: Tony Robbins

Teach Like a Pro Tip: No Rescues

Here is part 2 of my interview with the Bruce Lee of Motivation, Tony Robbins.

In this episode, Tony shares some amazing stories of people who have overcome huge obstacles to succeed, including Dog the Bounty Hunter.

Tony tells us why he got into the martial arts and why he wanted to earn his black belt.

Tony describes the mindset that Dog “The Bounty Hunter” used to capture over 4,000 criminals without a gun.

Tony finishes with the amazing story of W Mitchell.


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1:00 Dog

3:00 Martial Arts Metaphors

4:15 Tony earns his black belt

4:20 When he pushed it too hard in training

4:50 You don’t have to be a fanatic to be successful

5:25 How to end procrastination

6:00 The Pain Pleasure Principle

9:30 How to take control of your inner voice

9:20 W. Mitchell


Teach Like a Pro Tip from John Graden

These lessons are straight from the MATA Certification Course at

This week…

No Rescues

It’s not teaching if you are finishing the answers you ask to your students.


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