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Overcoming Adversity and Rocket Motivation with Rod Cate

Cheers To Business

Release Date: 09/29/2020

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Rod Cate on Cheers To Business

On this episode, Karen is finally back in the studio with attorney and author of "Get Back Up" Rod Cate. Rod injured his spine in a football accident when he was 15 years and severed his spine. After being paralyzed for weeks, Rod overcame his diagnosis and eventually, with a cane, began to walk again and built a life. Rod talks with Karen about gratitude, the lessons learned by overcoming adversity, and why he wants to inspire others build their best lives with his book and podcast, Rocket Motivation.

Buy Get Back Up by Rod Cate
 

Key Takeaways

> We all have adversity and obstacles, and cultivating a positive and mentally tough mindset is essential to tackling those issues.

> While tragically changing his life, Rod's accident did not destroy his life and is a significant influence on the person he is today.

> Rod wrote his book, "Get Back Up" and is starting a new podcast to inspire others to overcome the physical, mental, financial, and spiritual obstacles in their lives.

>Rocket Motivation: Be aware of your obstacles, get over the grief, deal with the problem at hand, and build a better situation.

Kindness + Toughness = Fairness

 

Resources:

Rod Cate:  Facebook  |  Hand Arendall

Rocket Motivation:  Podcast (launches mid October 2020)

 

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