Jul 30

Remodeling Clay Podcast: Episode #079 – Mouths of Babes

ep79 mouths of babesEpisode #079 – Mouths of Babes

In this episode, Clay sticks his ‘BUT’ into a quote about NOW and shares a story from the mouths of babes. He explains why he doesn’t want to be your coach and the difference between low and high gear when it comes to the BEST VERSION OF YOU.

Talking Points & References

  • Intro
    • Our community
    • I can’t do it for you
    • Not your Coach
  • Do It Now
    • The Meme
      • “One day, you will wake up and there won’t be any more time to do the tihings you’ve always wanted. Do it now.”
    • The gift of opportunity
    • You never run out of NOWs
  • Best Version of You Spotlight
  • Mouths of Babes
    • Evening walk
    • Facing a hill
    • Low Gear vs High Gear
    • It’s going to be work
    • It’s great exercise
    • Honest intentional effort
  • Challenge of the Week
    • Attack. The. Mountain.
  • Call and Leave a Message for The Show!!!
    • 313.986.1766
  • Join The Facebook Community!
  • Support Clay & The Podcast

Quote(s) of the Week

“That’s some #$%^!*#@ right there!!!” — Abraham Lincoln (NOTE: May not be actual quote)

Questions & Comments

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Jul 23

Remodeling Clay Podcast: Episode #078 – Not Today

Ep78 Not TodayEpisode #078 – Not Today

In this episode, Clay talks about our secure community, a lesson from reality television, the not today excuse and the concept of #WinToday. He also dips into the INBOX for a second look at reach.

Talking Points & References

  • Intro
    • Secure community
    • Dr. Phil
  • INBOX
    • “…your view on REACH from Episode #076 is not realistic…”
      • Your Brand, Voice and Audience
      • You don’t have to be loud to be heard, you have to be clear
      • The mystique of numbers
      • Nothing draws a crowd like a crowd
      • Trust your voice, people will come
  • Not Today
    • A&E’s Intervention
    • The human nature of NOT TODAY
    • NOT TODAY is not actionable, it’s an excuse
    • #WinToday is the enemy of NOT TODAY
    • Putting things in the win column
    • Jimmy V’s ESPY Speech
    • #WinToday is a lifestyle
  • Challenge of the Week
    • #WinToday
  • Call and Leave a Message for The Show!!!
    • 313.986.1766
  • Join The Facebook Community!
  • Support Clay & The Podcast

Quote(s) of the Week

“…If you laugh, you think, and you cry, that’s a full day. That’s a heck of a day. You do that seven days a week, you’re going to have something special.” – Jim Valvano

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Jul 16

Remodeling Clay Podcast: Episode #077 – Bite-Sized Ideas

Ep77 bite-sized ideasEpisode #077 – Bite-Sized Ideas

In this episode, Clay talks about ideas, the importance of community and the myth of the bad idea. He also revisits his “Just Press Record” mantra.

Talking Points & References

  • Intro
    • Bringing reinforcements
  • “Just Press Record”
    • Episode #001
    • Have to have a Day One to make a lifestyle
    • Marriage
    • Dating your wife
    • Past is unwavering
    • Future is hypothetical
    • The one cog in the machine is YOU in the NOW
  • Bite-Sized Ideas
    • No such things as bad ideas
    • The only bad idea is the idea left unvetted
    • Bad ideas are the ones we drift away from without ever planting
    • COULD I…?
    • “An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all.”
    • The BEST VERSION OF YOU is sharing those ideas
  • Challenge of the Week
    • Share your bite-sized ideas in community
  • Call and Leave a Message for The Show!!!
    • 313.986.1766
  • Join The Facebook Community!
  • Support Clay & The Podcast

Quote(s) of the Week

“If at first, the idea is not absurd, then there is no hope for it.” – Albert Einstein

Questions & Comments

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Jul 09

Remodeling Clay Podcast: Episode #076 – Reach & Before Pictures

Ep76 ReachEpisode #076 – Reach & Before Pictures

In this episode, Clay talks about quantity vs quality and how it impacts reach and the BEST VERSION OF YOU. He also shares his talk – “Before Picture” – from the LaunchOut Conference in Nashville.

Talking Points & References

  • Intro
    • Empty downloads
    • No absolute value
    • The BEST VERSION OF YOU
  • Reach
    • Quantity vs Quality
    • Reach
    • Utilitarian Good – the greatest good for the greatest number
    • The 5th of July
    • What good is reach?
  • “Before Pictures” – LaunchOut Conference 
    • The Biggest Loser
    • “Sasquatch Syndrome”
    • The power of a Before Picture
    • Action is required
    • “No one comes to the game to watch the huddle!”
    • Call to action
  • Challenge of the Week
    • Take your Before Picture
  • Call and Leave a Message for The Show!!!
    • 313.986.1766
  • Join The Facebook Community!
  • Support Clay & The Podcast

Quote(s) of the Week

“What good is reach if you’re reaching past what is most important?”

Questions & Comments

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Jul 02

Remodeling Clay Podcast: Episode #075 – Decompress

Ep75 DecompressEpisode #075 – Decompress

In this episode, Clay uses an impactful weekend to talk about our need to decompress. He breaks down the three definitions and explains how they relate to the BEST VERSION OF YOU.

Talking Points & References

  • Intro
  • Decompress
    • Post conference decompression mode
    • Three equally important and powerful definitions of decompress
      • 1: “…to release from pressure…”
        • It builds
        • Why do we romanticize being great under pressure?
        • Clay’s Bad Analogy Corner
        • Seek greatness in everything you do and see if pressure changes
      • 2: “…taking something made small back to its original size…”
        • Making our hopes and dreams small
        • Why strive for the original size?
        • We’ve got to get back to where it started
      • 3: “…to rest or relax…”
        • Recharge
        • Bucket fillers
  • Challenge of the Week
    • Seek the people and the things that help you decompress
  • Call and Leave a Message for The Show!!!
    • 313.986.1766
  • Join The Facebook Community!
  • Support Clay & The Podcast

Quote(s) of the Week

“The greatest disservice we do in this society is romanticizing the idea of great under pressure. Seek greatness daily.”

Questions & Comments

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Jun 25

Remodeling Clay Podcast: Episode #074 – Scare Tactics & Unconditional Love

Ep74 Unconditional LoveEpisode #074 – Scare Tactics & Unconditional Love

In this episode, Clay returns from vacation with a sad story, a full INBOX and thoughts on unconditional love. He talks about scare tactics, fear as a motivator and says goodbye to a friend.

Talking Points & References

  • Intro
    • The two rolls
    • Run! Run Fast!
  • INBOX
    • “…the BEST VERSION OF ME on the internet…” (Katie in Ohio)
      • Digital Footprint
      • Mark Cuban
      • Motivated by fear
      • Stop focusing on the possible outcomes and focus on the absolute cause
      • Everything I put on the internet better be WHO I am
  • Unconditional Love
    • Vegas
    • An unconditional love machine
    • Set ourselves up for hurt
    • Finding unconditional love for yourself
    • Don’t confuse unconditional love with blind love
    • You have to do it or no one else will

Quote(s) of the Week

“I love you just the way you are, but I love you too much to let you stay that way.”

Questions & Comments

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Jun 18

Remodeling Clay Podcast: Episode #073 – Best Of The Best

Ep73 Best of the BestEpisode #073 – Best Of The Best

In this episode, Clay breaks down the idea of THE BEST VERSION OF YOU through the origin, history on the show and where he is in his own journey. He also brings back a few clips for past shows to illustrate the unique phenomenon.

Talking Points & References

Quote(s) of the Week

“What THE BEST VERSION OF YOU will be… is up to you.”

Questions & Comments

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Jun 11

Remodeling Clay Podcast: Episode #072 – Hard Work & Harry Potter

Ep72 Hard WorkEpisode #072 – Hard Work & Harry Potter

In this episode, Clay takes an innocent Harry Potter quote from a 7th grade assembly and turns it into a 30 minute rant on hard work, belief and opportunity.

Talking Points & References

  • Intro
    • Competition
    • “Why NOT Me!”
  • Hard Work
    • Honors assemblies
    • “Working hard is important, but there’s something that matters even more. Believing in yourself.”
    • Hard work always trumps belief
    • Belief without work will never move the needle
    • Hard work before belief — belief will catch up

Quote(s) of the Week

“You cannot believe in yourself until it works, but you can work hard until you believe.”

Questions & Comments

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Jun 04

Remodeling Clay Podcast: Episode #071 – Team vs Community

Ep71 CommunityEpisode #071 – Team vs Community

In this episode, Clay talks about the difference between TEAM and COMMUNITY by exploring the infatuation with BUTS. He also opens the INBOX for talk of spirituality and two cents on The Daniel Plan.

Talking Points & References

  • Intro
    • Role play
    • Common bond
  • INBOX
    • “…The Daniel Plan and spirituality in your journey?” (Sherrie in South Carolina)
      • The Daniel Plan – The Basics
      • It’s got to be right for you
      • Where spirituality meets my journey
      • Your place in the universe
  • Team vs Community
    • Watch your BUT
    • BUT is a hedge
    • We use BUTS to show the world what TEAM we’re on
    • The great divide
    • Teams compete with other teams, Communities lift people up
    • The only competition I have is between me today and the human nature that stands between here and the BEST VERSION OF ME!

Quote(s) of the Week

“If every time I prayed with faith, God gave me exactly what I was asking for… He wouldn’t be God, I would be.”

Questions & Comments

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May 28

Remodeling Clay Podcast: Episode #070 – Swing Hard

Ep70 Swing HardEpisode #070 – Swing Hard

In this episode, Clay takes you out to the ballgame to share a store about softball. He discusses the value of breathing, trusting the reps and why the BEST VERSION OF YOU has to swing hard.

Talking Points & References

  • Intro
    • The McDonald’s model
    • Building a fort
  • The Softball Experience
    • Struggling at the plate
    • Getting in your own way
    • The advice
      • Breathe
      • Remember practice – Trust the reps
      • Swing Hard
    • The parallels to life
    • The fear of leaping

Quote(s) of the Week

“Half effort, at best, will get you half results.”

Questions & Comments

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