I’ve got a critical topic for you today: surrounding yourself with amazing people. Now, I’ve spent years in high-performance environments, whether it was on the tactical police force or coaching CEOs and leaders across different industries. One constant truth I’ve discovered is that the quality of people around you directly impacts your performance, your stress levels, and your overall mental health.

You’ve heard it said that you are the average of the five people you spend the most time with, and I wholeheartedly agree. But how do you go about finding these extraordinary individuals to fill your inner circle? We’ll dive into the nitty-gritty, including leveraging your networks, finding mentors, and setting boundaries against negative influences.

In high-stress professions like policing and military work, surrounding yourself with a strong support network is not just helpful; it’s a lifeline. I’ll be sharing some personal experiences and lessons learned from my journey battling PTSD, depression, and suicidal ideations, illustrating the power of community in resilience and recovery.

So whether you’re a CEO, an executive, a police officer, or anyone aiming to lead a high-performing life, this episode is packed with actionable insights that you won’t want to miss.