The Playbook With David Meltzer

Welcome to The Playbook, hosted by entrepreneur, CEO, author and keynote speaker David Meltzer. On the podcast you’ll find a mix of interviews, Q&A, fireside chats, keynotes, and exclusive conversations with the most influential CEO’s, sports icons, and successful entrepreneurs who share their personal and professional play-by-play of the “what”, “why”, and “how” to achieve anything you set your mind to.

Mastering the Collectables Market with Stack's ...
The dynamics and strategies of making money in the collectibles industry, from the role of emotion and nostalgia to the use of social media for engaging a new generation of collectors.
15 min
From Bieber to Beyonce: Maejors Influence on To...
David Meltzer and Grammy-nominated artist Maejor talk about the healing power of music, the role of sleep, the importance of gratitude, and how to integrate music and wellness into daily life.
20 min
5 Ways to Incentivize Your Employees | Road to ...
This episode teaches listeners five ways to incentivize their employees, setting up their team members for success and empowering them to make more money, help more people, and have more fun.
56 min
Navigating Fatherhood & Being a More Mindful Pa...
David Meltzer reflects on his life experiences, the impact of his father's absence, his journey as a parent, and shares resources to aid listeners in their parenting journey with Larry Hangner.
20 min
Assertive Communication & Entrepreneurship for ...
In this episode, Silvina Moschini, Serial Entrepreneur, International Speaker, and Founder of Unicoin & SheWorks!, shares her entrepreneurial journey, highlighting her initiatives to democratize investment opportunities and her vision for a trillion-dollar cryptocurrency, while emphasizing the power of self-belief and women's empowerment in business.
15 min
Building The World's Fastest Email Experience
In this episode, Dave Meltzer and Joe Tolzmann discuss with Rahul Vohra, CEO and Founder of Superhuman, the success behind his product, the role of kindness in business, and how Superhuman's core value proposition—efficiency in communication—revolutionizes everyday business tasks.
10 min
Marguerite Zabar Mariscal on Capturing Culinary...
David Meltzer and Momofuku CEO Marguerite Zabar Mariscal discuss the company's shift into the consumer packaged goods industry, its approach to customer education, and the importance of it's core values.
17 min
The 3 Rules to Winning Any Negotiation
David explains his 3 rules of negotiation, revealing a simplified process that enables anyone to close their first or multimillion-dollar deals.
5 min
Sarah Wayne Callies on the Journey from Actress...
David chats with actress and entrepreneur Sarah Wayne Callies about her journey in the entertainment industry, the power of storytelling, and her podcast, 'Aftershock'.
20 min
Accelerating the Growth of Your Business with T...
This episode shares important insights from a diverse group of business leaders, ranging from using AI technology to grow your business, achieving peak performance through spirituality, and why authenticity is vital to success in this rapidly changing world.
55 min
Vin Infante on Embracing Self-Growth & Reflecti...
David Meltzer interviews Vin Infante, a therapist and mental performance coach, discussing the evolution of therapy professions, the concept of coincidences, the role of ego in personal challenges, and the importance of self-growth, reflection, and gratitude.
10 min
Chris Gardner on Transforming Limitations into ...
In this episode, host David Meltzer talks with Rick Macci and Chris Gardner about Chris's impactful work in public schools, the evolving American Dream, and the importance of shifting the conversation from limitations to possibilities.
28 min
Getting Rich Slow? Honest Money Advice from $10...
David shares his personal strategies for rapid wealth creation, discussing the importance of strategic scheduling, cold calling, optimal use of non-active time, and the emotional implications of financial success while highlighting three traits of money as energy: attraction, growth, and acceleration, ultimately emphasizing introspection and alignment of values for personal fulfillment.
5 min
Jon Gordon on Mindset, Relationships & "The One...
David and Jon Gordon delve into the themes of oneness, mental health, and personal growth explored in Gordon's latest book, "The One Truth.”
25 min
Bob Proctor, Joe Dispenza, Les Brown, John Assa...
In this episode of The Playbook, personal development experts Bob Proctor, Dr. Joe Dispenza, Les Brown, and John Assaraf discuss the transformative power of altering paradigms, aligning clear intention with elevated emotion, and utilizing faith to overcome adversity.
10 min
Shane Battier on the Role of Faith in Success |...
NBA player Shane Battier and entrepreneur Joe Tolzmann, discuss their experiences with humility, overcoming adversity, the power of team mentality, embracing vulnerability, and the importance of giving back to the community.
24 min
Mastering Personal and Business Relationships |...
David Meltzer offers insightful advice on various topics, from managing business partnerships and creating win-win deals to personal growth, managing health, overcoming imposter syndrome, and maintaining work-life balance.
44 min
Raji Subramanian and Joe Tolzmann on the Fusion...
David discusses with Raji Subramanian of Opendoor and Joe Tolzmann of RocketPlan about the evolution of real estate through technology, business scaling strategies, and the impacts of market dynamics.
19 min
Tanis Jorge and Joe Tolzmann on Sustainable Bus...
This episode features David Meltzer, Tanis Jorge, and Joe Tolzmann discussing strategies for business sustainability amid economic challenges, the importance of empowering women in business, maintaining investor relationships, and upholding integrity within company operations.
24 min
Brandon Zemp on the Dawn of AI, Web 3.0, and Bl...
In this episode of The Playbook, Dave Meltzer and Brandon Zemp dissect the implications of web 3.0, AI, and Blockchain technology, discussing the opportunities and risks these new tech landscapes present for entrepreneurs.
19 min
Jamie Ledford on Scaling a Niche Market through...
In this episode, Jamie Ledford from Golf Pride shares insightful details on the impact of golf grips on player performance, the importance of their Global Innovation Center, and the future of custom golf grips.
19 min
Forrest Griffin on the Evolution of UFC and Per...
David Meltzer and Rick Macci converse with UFC legend Forrest Griffin about the rise of UFC, Griffin's journey as a fighter, the importance of mental toughness, visualization, consistent practice in sports, and his promising potential in entertainment beyond fighting.
25 min
Ross Mollison on Transforming Restaurant Busine...
In this episode of The Playbook, super entrepreneur Ross Mollison discusses the evolution of his unique dining and entertainment space, Super Frico, emphasizing the crucial role of staff in customer experiences and the importance of digital adaptation for business growth.
19 min
Transformative Takeaways for Business and Perso...
David Meltzer and Jake discuss their week's insights, the impact of perception, ego, and collective consciousness, the significance of seeking help, gratitude, happiness-inducing hormones, their hit show "Office Hours," and the importance of community engagement, environmental consciousness, and aligning expectations with intentions.
58 min
Michael Chandler on Overcoming Business Hurdles...
Join us on Game, Set, Life as we chat with UFC lightweight fighter, Michael Chandler, about the challenges of business building, the importance of preparation for maximizing potential, and the daily practice of gratitude.
25 min