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.

Mikael Brandrup on Thriving in Pressure | Game ...
Art and sports collide in this enriching dialogue as Mikael Brandrup, Rick Macci, and David share their unique approaches to overcoming professional stagnation and handling pressure.
24 min
The Power of Storytelling in Sales | Stories Ma...
David explores the power of storytelling in teaching life lessons, adding value to lives, and cultivating wealth with purpose.
37 min
Javier “Chicharito” Hernández on His ACL Injury...
Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez discusses what is motivating him to rehab a torn ACL at 35-year old, mental resilience, and the impact Messi is going to have on the MLS
24 min
Michael Chandler on Overcoming Failure in Pursu...
In this episode, Dave Meltzer and MMA champion Michael Chandler discuss the power of mindset, dealing with failure, and the significance of consistent discipline in achieving success.
15 min
Jon Taffer on Balancing Intensity and Tendernes...
In this episode, David Meltzer and Jon Taffer discuss the crucial role of authenticity in business success, the power of social media, and the importance of giving back to the community.
17 min
The 5 Levels of Intention & Creating Your Own L...
During today’s episode, you will learn how to create more luck for yourself by being intentional about your words, thoughts, actions, beliefs, and feelings.
59 min
Resilience, Integrity, Adaptability | Mantras o...
Join David and successful entrepreneurs discussing resilience, adaptability, and integrity, unveiling a journey from adversity to entrepreneurship.
8 min
Daily Practices for Increasing Mental Toughness
In this episode, David dives deep into mental toughness, exploring prioritization, the balance of giving and receiving, and ego management for a fulfilled life.
10 min
Navigating Ego and Intelligence | A Conversatio...
In the VeeCon VIP Mastermind episode, David and Jim Kwik explore themes of gratitude, personal growth, and the power of frequency, while highlighting the nuances of intelligence, potential benefits of trauma, and the enduring struggle with ego.
30 min
The Cavinder Twins on NIL, Basketball, Business...
David sits down with Haley and Hanna Cavinder as they delve into their journey of transitioning from professional sports to community builders, maintaining individuality in their shared brand, and forecasting the future of social media marketing.
18 min
Unlocking Happiness Through Persistence | VeeCo...
In his VeeCon Visa Creator Stage Keynote, David Meltzer highlights the power of appreciating the journey to success, emphasizing the role of good behavior and energy aggregation.
20 min
AI, Questions, and the Journey to Mile One | Fr...
David shares insights on leveraging AI, standing out in a virtual setting, and boosting sales, while offering personal anecdotes about handling imposter syndrome and managing side hustles.
58 min
Turning Losses into Lessons | Game, Set, Life: ...
In this episode of "Game, Set, Life," David Meltzer, Rick Macci, and Steven Jackson discuss transforming negatives into positives, the power of consistency and faith, and the value of learning from competitors.
37 min
Strength, Sport, and Motherhood | Game, Set, Li...
In this episode, David Meltzer and Rick Macci delve into contemporary tennis dynamics and longevity challenges, while guest Sonya Richards Ross explores motherhood, the significance of 'mommy nation', and advocacy for black mothers.
34 min
Transitions and Triumphs | Playbook: Akbar Gbaj...
In this episode, former NFL player and TV host Akbar Gbaja Biamila shares his journey from the football field to broadcasting, emphasizing the role of mentorship, the pursuit of potential, and the importance of relationships in shaping his legacy.
21 min
Monetizing Potential and Passion | Playbook: Gr...
In this episode, Dave hosts Greg M. Wilson, Founder of Rapid Revenue Blueprint, CFO, and Coach, to discuss the importance of pursuing passion, overcoming self-doubt, and sharing personal experiences in the journey of entrepreneurship.
20 min
Fostering Abundance through Community Support |...
In this episode, Dave underscores the significance of personal growth through aiding others, fostering reciprocal relationships in a community for collective support and advancement, and the transformative power of adopting an abundance mindset by letting go of restrictive beliefs and surrounding oneself with open-minded individuals.
33 min
Unleashing the Blue-Collar Dream | Lee Haight
David Meltzer and Lee Haight discuss blue-collar entrepreneurship, overcoming industry challenges, and the power of the American dream in shaping our future.
22 min
Leadership and Empowerment in the Modern Workpl...
Tune into today’s episode to learn about the forces reshaping the modern workplace and the mindset it takes to overcome your limitations and thrive as an entrepreneur.
49 min
Elevating Frequencies | Game Set Life: John Foley
In this episode, David Meltzer engages with former Blue Angels pilot John Foley and renowned tennis coach Rick Macci, discussing the importance of frequency manipulation, visualization, and valuable relationship advice.
35 min
Harnessing Time, Emotion, and Faith | San Diego...
In this San Diego State Speech episode, David provides key insights on emotional management, good behavior, faith, and the secrets to happiness.
59 min
Brain-Heart Coherence: The Key to Wellness | Pl...
In this enlightening episode, David hosts Dr. Joe Dispenza, who divulges his knowledge on the power of thoughts on our health, the significance of brain-heart coherence, and offers practical tools to tame our ego and instigate life transformations.
23 min
Future of Beauty: Technology and Personalizatio...
In this episode, David and Amy Errett, CEO and Founder of Madison Reed, explore effective marketing strategies, customer-centric technology, and the future of beauty industry tech.
18 min
Laws of Potential and Profit | 7 Figure Squad I...
I sat down with Matt Sapaula from the 7 Figure Squad Podcast to share my thoughts on taking advantage of adversity, what it means to be kind to your future self, and strategies to pivot into a job or career that you love.
34 min
Driving Business and Personal Growth with the 2...
In this episode, David and Dr. Myron Rolle discuss how principles from his journey from the NFL to neurosurgery can be applied in business, with emphasis on his unique '2% Way' philosophy, overcoming setbacks, and harnessing potential for entrepreneurial success.
22 min