Tag Archives: Navy

Fearlessness vs. Courage

“Words matter.” I have heard this sentiment many times when drafting international agreements between the navies of the United States and the partner nations in Central and South America. Some words might commit the United States to do something they did not agree to do and create a false expectations in the partner nation. This

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Eric Guttmann Interview

What do you consider the greatest lesson learned? One of the greatest lessons learned is that nothing is what it seems. My world changes every 2-5 years and when I look at the way I thought the world worked and my place in it five years ago and compare it to today there is a

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The three traits for a more authentic life

Recently I was in a conference call and someone mentioned the word “exquisite” and how beautiful it sounds as well as the deep and rich meaning it conveys. We made it a fun game to come with some new “words” for the next conference call. At first I was going to open up a dictionary

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How to Master the Burpee

A friend of mine and I were recently discussing books and we both mentioned how much we liked The New Toughness Training for Sports by James E. Loehr. While reviewing it I found some key lessons on something that seems to stump and stumble a lot of people, and that is mastering the burpee. You

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Getting Intimate with Death

Real and perceived brushes with death in the Naval Service During my sixth operational flight on board the EP-3E Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) Reconnaissance aircraft I had an experience which has marked me ever since, along with my perceptions of reality. I have only mentioned it to three people since it happened, but now enough distance

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Eric Guttmann Interview – Part 1

Check out his video conducted by Bud Jeffries with Eric Guttmann Here is a complete transcript of the Eric Guttmann Interview – Part 1 video: Bud: Hi everybody. God bless you all. Thank you so much for hanging out with us and showing up at StrongerMan.com or EricGuttman.com, or any of the websites or millions of

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