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You Fat Loss Superpower Isn’t What You Think It Is

A lot of fitness content these days focuses on slowing down, meditation, and breathing exercises. That's because we live in a constant state of...
maintain your energy and focus all day with an energy-boosting breakfast

4 Energy-Boosting Breakfast Tips Every High Performer Should Know To Maximize Your Focus

Donuts, sugary cereals, and bagels on your breakfast menu? Cut the crap! High performers need high-octane foods, and these carb-heavy food choices in the AM...
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Start Your Day Right With This Simple Morning Routine

Morning routines. Everyone’s got one. Maybe you’re smashing your alarm clock and cursing the time while running out the door with a bagel in...
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How To Develop Good Leadership Skills With Ben McLellan

Today is very exciting. You're going to get to hear from Ben McLellan of The Empowered CEO. He’s here to chat with us about...
Food labels are filled wit misinformation. How to find nutrient-dense foods.

How To Find Nutrient-Dense Foods in a Swirl of Misleading Food Labels

Let me guess. You probably just unloaded your nutrient-dense foods from your canvas Whole Foods shopping bag onto the kitchen counter, including your free-range,...
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Build The Life You Want by Giving Up These Three Things

I’ve got a list for you today -- but don’t worry. It’s not another TO DO list. It’s more of a TO DON’T list....
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Crossfit For Weight Loss: Is It Best For YOUR Body?

If you’re like me, you probably have a love/hate relationship with CrossFit. I mean, it’s easy to look at guys like Rich Froening and...
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Throw These Three Supplements Away Right Now

What do you know about supplements? Are supplements good for you? Take a quick peek in your pantry. You may be surprised to learn...
can weed and nicotine boost your fitness performance?

Can Weed and Nicotine Boost Your Performance?

OK, smoking cigarettes is BAD. Duh. But did you know that nicotine can be potent for helping you reach your fitness goals? How about Marijuana?...
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Gain Energy and Avoid Midday Slump I The Glycogen Priming Method

Stop me if you’ve heard this one: You start your work day strong. You’re feeling productive and it seems like you’ve got plenty of...
want to boost your metabolism? Stop believing these three myths.

Want to Boost Your Metabolism? Stop Believing These 3 Myths.

Let's get something straight right now. Can we stop using the phrase "stoke your metabolic furnace?"  What does that even mean? We never say...
How to get a visible six-pack

Want An Amazing Six-Pack? You Have To Do These Three Things First.

This might be the most oft-repeated question I get as a trainer: "Nate, I want an amazing six-pack that people can actually see. What do...
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The FIVE Reasons Men Gain Belly Fat

I have a couple of questions for you: Do you have belly fat? Do you even know how it got there? Often, you’ll hear it referred...
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White Rice vs. Brown Rice – Which Is Healthiest? Should You Care?

Pop quiz time! In the brown rice vs. white rice contest, brown rice wins, right? Choosing white rice crosses the fitness “party line” ...doesn't it?...
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Can You Drink Alcohol and Still Lose Weight?

Alcohol. It’s part of our culture. On Sundays we watch football and drink beer. On New Year’s Eve, we drink champagne. On Cinco de...