Archives for 2014

Six Bad Military Habits | How To Get Rid Of Unwanted Habits And Change For The Better

Bad habits can be picked up from anywhere. Even in the military. As a guy who served in the military for a number of years, along with John Lee Dumas, the co-founder of High Speed Low Drag and a fellow veteran, we both can attest that serving in the military has left us with a fair share of bad habits, with some harder to get rid of than others. There are 6 bad habits that I feel I should … [Read more...]

Charlie Hoehn | Keynote Speaker and Author of Play It Away: A Workaholic’s Cure for Anxiety | High Speed Low Drag Podcast

Charlie Hoehn is a keynote speaker and the author of Play It Away: A Workaholic’s Cure for Anxiety and Recession Proof Graduates. Previously, he worked for Tim Farris as his director for special projects, helping him edit and launch the Four-Hour body, which sold over a million copies. Charlie is also the CEO of BookPop! , a company that helps authors market their books. HSLD: Besides the … [Read more...]

Byron Chen Founder of Successvets.com | High Speed Low Drag Podcast

Byron Chen is the founder of Successvets.com - a resource blog and podcast for veterans. His goal is to provide the best advice, insight and inspiration when it comes to transitioning, building a great career and having a fulfilling life after the military. HSLD: Besides the little background that we’ve give about you, could you tell us a little more about yourself? Byron: Successvets.com is … [Read more...]

How To Finance Your Veteran Owned Business | High Speed Low Drag Podcast

A valid concern for the many who dream of starting their own businesses is the financing. Veterans who have just gotten out find that they need to watch every single penny. A few have some money saved up but don’t know what to do with it next. When it comes to financing- Where does one even start?! Click here to listen to How To Finance Your Veteran Owned Business on … [Read more...]

Richard Rierson | Host of Dose of Leadership and Courageous Leadership Podcast | High Speed Low Drag Podcast Transcript

This is a conversation between John Lee Dumas and Richard Rierson.  Rierson is the the host of Dose Leadership Podcast.  He is a Marine Corps veteran. Richard Rierson will crush your limiting beliefs & help you… [0:00:00] High Speed Low Drag Episode 11. Welcome to High Speed Low Drag, the podcast for veterans and soldiers transitioning into the civilian world. War veteran John … [Read more...]

Carl Churchill | Co-Founder and Chief Coffee Officer of Lock N Load Java | High Speed Low Drag Podcast Transcript

This is a conversation between John Lee Dumas and Carl Churchill.  Carl is the Co-Founder and Chief Coffee Officer of Lock-n-Load Java, an internet retailer of premium coffee to consumers. Carl Churchill sends a cup of coffee to a deployed… [0:00:00] High Speed Low Drag Episode 12. Welcome to High Speed Low Drag, the podcast for veterans and soldiers transitioning into the civilian … [Read more...]

Bill Nowicki | Veteran’s Podcast Network Coach | High Speed Low Drag Podcast

Bill was a stuck 50-something engineer working in the commercial nuclear power industry. He decided to find his voice through podcasting by interviewing fellow submarine veterans. Now Bill helps others tell their story and find their voice through coaching in a veteran’s podcast network. HSLD: Besides the little background that we’ve given about you, could you tell us a little more about … [Read more...]

Courage After Fire | Guest Post By H. Scott Dalton Of Courage-Counts.com

This is a guest post by H. Scott Dalton.  He spent twelve years as an officer in the U.S. Army and Texas Army National Guard, including a tour of duty in Iraq in 2005.  He writes about courage at courage-counts.com.   You have already shown you’ve got plenty of courage but what does that look like when you hang up your uniform? Coming home from combat is a tough transition. Going … [Read more...]

Some Habits Should Never Die | A Guest Post From Grace Conyers | Owner of Insanitek Research and Development

This is a guest post from Grace Conyers.  She is an independent environmental researcher and owner of Insanitek Research and Development startup firm. Her passions are studying landscape changes, heavy metals in soil, and helping other independent researchers find their path. You can find out more about creating alternative paths on Insanitek. I'm wide awake, but it's still dark beyond my … [Read more...]

Interview With Tony Mendoza | Producer and Filmmaker | High Speed Low Drag Podcast

High Speed Low Drag’s guest for today is no other than Tony Mendoza. Tony is an active duty member of the Nevada Army National Guard. He is also a digital content producer in Las Vegas who shot his first feature film after returning from Afghanistan in 2010. Tony’s goal is to teach film production full time after retiring from the service. With that introduction out of the way, let’s learn … [Read more...]