Fail Proof: Become the Unstoppable You with American Ninja Warrior Alex Weber

Season #2 Episode #35

What would you do if you couldn’t fail? Who might you become? What might you lead? How might you help your team members become unstoppable? 

In this episode, we talk about how to be unstoppable with five-time TEDx Speaker and American Ninja Warrior, Alex Weber.

Alex talks about the six-step system to becoming the unstoppable you, which he also shares in his upcoming book, “Fool Proof: Become the Unstoppable You”. He also talks about his journey towards becoming an American Ninja Warrior, how he motivates himself to stick to his goals, how to manage your emotions and be more confident, and more!

Topics covered in this episode:

In this episode, we discuss:

[08:46]  6-Step System to Becoming the Unstoppable You
[13:24]  Two obstacles to fulfilling your dreams and goals
[15:09]  Claiming the goal…
[16:44]  …and making it real
[29:07]  Finding the boldness to achieve your goals
[31:26]  Learning to manage your emotions
[36:03]  Identifying areas where we can do better
[39:30]  How to be more confident
[42:46]  What true positivity is

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Have you heard about  Danny's "Ownership" concept?

Ownership is a team members extreme emotional and psychological connection to the goals of the organization, their team and the organization as a whole. Owners do things because it is important to them, not because they are told to do it.  Owners are constantly looking to get 1% better every day, always looking for ways to add layers of greatness to the organization, and proactive solve problems as they arise.

In Season 2, Episode 27, Danny breaks down Ownership and the 7 Pillars leaders can use to create it.


Alex Weber is an in-demand keynote speaker, five-time TEDx Speaker, and award-winning host, competing alongside elite athletes on American Ninja Warrior. Alex has been awarded US Lacrosse Coach of the Year honors, holds a World Record, and competed in the World Championships of lacrosse finishing as a Top Scorer in the world.

But he also knows what it feels like to hit setbacks, self-doubt, pressures, uncertainty, and failures — and overcome them.  It’s his sincere understanding of peak performance and peak challenges, mixed with unforgettable stories and actionable strategies that make Alex connect so well with audiences.

Alex knows what it takes to summon the best of ourselves in the moments we need it most – for ourselves, and for the people who need us to lead the way forward.

His new upcoming book, “Fail Proof: Become the Unstoppable You” is set to be released on October 26, 2021. A direct link to pre-order the book will be linked in the podcast description.

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