Neil Balter, who founded California Closets at the age of 17, is a world famous success story. But his life and perspective changed when his son was diagnosed with Autism. And then Balter had to face his own cancer diagnosis. He was told that he had 12 months to live.
Kirk Nurmi gained the national spotlight when he was appointed to represent convicted boyfriend killer Jodi Arias. “I got a lot of death threats,” Nurmi explains. “I became high profile and famous overnight in a situation where I wasn’t seeking it out, I was just trying to do my job. My appointed job.”
Retired Phoenix Police Officer, Jason Schechterle, is here with one of the most inspiring personal stories you will ever hear. It’s a miracle he survived after his patrol car was rear ended by a taxi traveling 100mph. Jason’s car burst into flames trapping him inside.
Coach Darlene Santore’s (Coach Dar) life was flipped upside down when she suffered a stroke at age 25 but she learned to talk positivity back into her life and now teaches others to do the same.
“When you face adversity you need to be mentally tough. What’s holding you back? It’s all mental.” Former baseball player Matt Phillips remembers hearing about mental toughness as he was developing his athletic career.