Project My Life: Jason Ferruggia


Featured on & in ESPN, CBS, Men’s Health, Shape, Fast Company, & Details, Jason Ferruggia is an adviser to Men’s Fitness, Schwarzenegger, LiveStrong, & Muscle & Fitness. Entrepreneur, Fitness Renegade and philanthropist, the jersey born and raised but Cali migrated Jason Ferruggia from The Jay Ferruggia Show blesses us on this episode and shares his inspirational story of being skinny, weak and social awkward to becoming a powerhouse in the fitness industry.

He gives us insight on how he overcame thoughts of suicide and created a lucrative online training business by setting himself apart, eliminating negative people from his life and the attitude of gratitude.

Here are some topics we go over:

  • 0:35 – Jason is one of my top influencer
  • 1:08 – Jays story of how he ended up in Southern California
  • 2:15 – Mid life crisis turns Jay onto improv
  • 4:10 – Overcoming social awkwardness
  • 5:03 – Jay writes for Mens Fitness and makes 100k /per year by creating an online business
  • 6:48 – Don’t wait for the opportunities, You must be your own Don King and hustle
  • 8:17 – Jay thinks of suicide, but turns his life around by implementing successful habits
  • 11:10 – Surround yourself with the right people
  • 12:43 – Its all about how well you communicate your message
  • 13:05 – Social awkwardness and how Jay learned how to overcome
  • 14:30 – Attitude of gratitude and the law of attraction
  • 17:00 – Everyone needs a coach to hold you accountable
  • 18:40 – Jay’s life transforming weekend Mastermind Group
  • 21:30 – On his way to the millionaire club
  • 22:05 – NJ Renegade Gym closes up shop
  • 23:19 – New location in California
  • 24:30 – When is the best time to expand and grow your business?
  • 26:00 – Take some time to write down everything you do in the business and focus on your top 20% and outsource the rest
  • 28:00 – create systems and treat your business as a franchise
  • 28:45 – Jay created Renegade coffee in order to provide 2 years of clean water for villages who need it
  • Rapid Fire questions:
  • 32:00 – Best tip for someone looking to build their business ands grow their brand
  • 33:56 – Most valuable lesson learned from developing your own business

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