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Get After It

By Aaron Griffin
Get After It brings energy and optimism to help you get after your day.
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182. Vision, Entrepreneurship & Empowering Others To Win with Dalton Locke

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182. Vision, Entrepreneurship & Empowering Others To Win with Dalton Locke

Get After It

196. Constraints vs Compensating
Aaron hits on one of his favorite quotes from Michael Angelo and talks directly to those chasing something big, or know they’re meant for something big but haven’t yet found their wave
September 17, 2021
195. A Better Way To Building Wealth with Caleb Guilliams
Aaron is joined on today’s episode of Get After It by Caleb Guilliams: Founder and CEO of BetterWealth, Author of The And Asset, and host of the BetterWealth podcast. Aaron and Caleb hit on the origin story of his company BetterWealth, his best selling book “The And Asset”, Caleb’s principles on wealth creation, crypto, and much more. Check out to learn more about the And Asset and how Caleb and his team help folks leverage both time and capital.
September 4, 2021
194. Bitcoin = Freedom? A Conversation About Cryptocurrencies with Zac Safron
Aaron is joined today by Zac Safron, head of Investor Relations for Zac provides a high level overview of crypto from his vantage point as a sought after keynote speaker on institutionalization of digital currencies both now and years beyond. This conversation between Aaron and Zac range from what crypto is, the difference between coins, El Salvador, Elon Musk and so much more. Find out more about Zac and his team at and find Zac on Instagram @zacsafron
September 3, 2021
193. The Little Things
Aaron hits on the things that mean the most to living a good life
August 31, 2021
192. There is no straight line
Aaron hits on why a straight line to what we want in life exists in the macro - not in the micro. The season you’re in will be met by intentionality, not the plan you entered with. Aaron makes reference and expands on a story from episode 61 about finding your rock.
August 30, 2021
191. Think Big - Be Hard
Aaron hits on hardness - why it’s not something to be intimidated by, but rather something to be embraced.
August 29, 2021
190. Vision is realized through PULL
Aaron hits on how to withstand outside and internal pressure to stop changing, growing and chasing. How to PULL through
July 2, 2021
189. Why I journal daily
Aaron discuses his habit of journaling. How it’s impacted his life, his work, and why you should start today.
June 17, 2021
188. If you can’t get out of bed
Aaron discusses why people can’t get themselves out of bed in the morning, in this impassioned rant, Aaron hits on the importance of thinking long term and getting the reps.
June 16, 2021
187. Making Change Certain with Stephen Bates
Aaron is joined on this episode of the podcast by Entrepreneur and business consultant Stephen Bates. Stephen has 25 years of experience working with leaders and entrepreneurs in countless fields and industries. In this wide ranging interview, Stephen breaks down his most passionate opinions on topics including leadership, communication, relationships, and ultimately what drives results both monetary and psychologically in life and business.
June 16, 2021
186. Life will hit you with a brick, don’t lose faith
Aaron provides a much needed update on the show, discuses why he started the show, where it’s headed. He also hits on two important lessons for when life hits you with a brick - cause it will happen.
June 16, 2021
185. Play The Game
Aaron discusses playing the game and showing up despite the results.
May 21, 2021
184. Growth is (and is not) Linear
Aaron breaks down what it takes to radically transform your life, and why it can be done in a short period of time as long as the right actions are identified, practiced, and attached to the vision appropriate and worthy of your potential.
May 10, 2021
183. You must be present to learn in the moment
Aaron discusses how to extract the lessons and learnings you’re experiencing today, by being present in the moment now.
May 7, 2021
182. Vision, Entrepreneurship & Empowering Others To Win with Dalton Locke
Aaron is joined today by Dalton Locke, CMO at a fast growing company MIT45. In his first ever podcast interview, Dalton pulls the curtain back on the successes and shortcomings associated with leading a wildly fast growing company. We discuss developing leaders, how he stays so focused and passionate 10 years into a venture, why many Entreprenurs and businesses don’t make it and why few do. Learn more about his company at
May 5, 2021
181. What is Great?
Aaron discusses what the great figures in history are truly remembered for, and how we can embody this in our lives
May 4, 2021
180. The podcasting project
Aaron goes on a rant. His final day in Mexico before officially moving to Mexico, Aaron reflects on the initial purpose for the Get After It Podcast, and his vision for the show in the future.
April 29, 2021
179. Entitlement leads to destruction
Aaron discusses why feeling entitled to something is the root of destruction and things falling apart
April 29, 2021
178. Overcoming Burnout to Reach Higher with Liz Bigger
Aaron is joined by peak performance coach Liz Bigger to jam burnout, why leaders and Entreprenurs over work themselves so easily, and how to adjust your habits and thinking to be in line with the highest version of yourself. Liz coaches Entreprenurs, Leaders and business owners who are on the edge and need to get past burnout and make a shift into the life they deserve. Liz has a book coming out soon, we hope to have her back on when she’s ready to launch. Liz talked everything from habits to diet to thinking and how it all plays into us burning ourselves out, and of course how to fix that.
April 28, 2021
177. It’s hard when everything’s not on the line
Aaron discuses the clarity that comes from a lack of options and having your back against the wall, and how true winners bring that mentality to all they do despite their existing circumstances or lack there of
April 27, 2021
176. Drop the sale and LEAN IN
Aaron discusses networking and building new relationships - what many miss and few understand about the power of people
April 23, 2021
175. From Rock Bottom to Greatness with Dr. Erica Adkins
Aaron is joined today by Dr. Erica Adkins ahead of the now released bestselling title on Amazon “Rock Bottom Is Where Bad Bitches Are Built: Find Your Footing; Conquer the Climb”. Dr. Adkins and Aaron discuss how to determine if you are in rock bottom, what it takes to overcome the struggle and what the purpose behind those moments can reach us about our lives and who we are meant to be. Check out her best selling title available on Amazon today!
April 20, 2021
174. The Cathedral
Aaron touches on why we must set our aims high, and not allow the lows of others bring us down
April 20, 2021
173. Mind over Matter
Aaron goes deep on auditing advice from others, how to change your life through your thinking, and why you deserve more.
April 19, 2021
172. Living On The Edge with Scott Groves
Aaron is joined today by Loan Officer, Coach, Speaker, Podcaster and best Selling Author Scott Groves. We jam about the mindset of a producer and cover many of the tidbits from his best selling title “Lead Generation: 61 days to double your pay”. We also jam about Scott’s background, keys to high performance and how to remain grounded early in your career as you find success. Check out Scott’s Podcast “On The Edge with Scott Groves” available wherever you get your podcasts.
April 13, 2021
171. You are who you think you are
Aaron hits on self image and relates his past two weeks in Tulum and the people he’s met to his 6 month international road trip after exiting his painting business in 2019.
April 12, 2021
170. Generational wealth is taught, not inherited
Aaron speaks about the importance of self image and thinking by reflecting on a time in his life when both were poisoned
April 5, 2021
169. Do what you say you will do
Aaron covers 4 things in life that if followed through on - and executed on - will lead to dramatic change in your life and energy.
April 3, 2021
168. What it takes to be a leader featuring Ruddy Ortiz
Aaron is joined in this episode of the podcast by Ruddy Ortiz: a multi 7 figure entrepreneur, leader, friend and mentor to myself and so many others. We discuss much of Ruddy’s philosophy behind what it takes to be a leader, how leaders and high performers set themselves up to win, and we hear Ruddys’ remarkable life story from the streets of Chicago to a wildly influential leader and entrepreneur. I can’t thank Ruddy enough for taking the time to join me today, and can’t wait to host him again in the future.
April 2, 2021
167. Reflection and Repetition
Aaron discusses the importance of reflecting on time that have come, studying your actions and thoughts and repeating the ones that lead to results in the near future.
April 1, 2021
166. The Keys to Tapping In, Not Out with Brittany Churchill
Aaron is joined on today’s episode of the podcast by Brittany Churchill, an entrepreneur, coach, speaker, author, writer and Mother. In this interview, Aaron interviews Brittany about her background, how she discovered her true potential and worth, and how she has found the success she enjoys today.
March 27, 2021
165. Playing the Game
Aaron talks about the importance of understanding that fulfillment outshines any momentary win. We cannot have conquest without meaning behind what that conquest entails. Life is a journey, how can we go out of our way to help others understand how grateful we are for them and their contributions to our own?
March 26, 2021
164. Bio Hacking for High Performers featuring Michael Blubaugh
Aaron is joined on today’s episode of the podcast by teacher, speaker, physical therapist, author and bio hacking expert Michael Blubaugh. In this interview we talk all about programming the body and mind for high performance with an emphasis on the biology behind that level of output. Michael’s experience ranges for years of work in the field, we can’t thank him enough for volunteering time to be with us today.
March 25, 2021
163. Outcomes, Behavior, and Identity
Aaron talks about how to change the outcomes in your life and where to start. He goes deep and gets vulnerable. Hope you enjoy as always
March 25, 2021
162. The DevelopHer Plybook with Lauren Hasson
Aaron is joined today by Lauren Hasson, Author of The DevelopHer Playbook: 5 Simple Steps to Get Ahead, Stand Out, Build Your Value and Advocate for Yourself as a Woman in Tech. Lauren while working full time in Silicon Valley has been recognized and worked with top universities, tech companies and the United Nations for her work building DevelopHer, an award winning career development platform that has empowered thousands of woman in tech to get ahead, stand out and earn more in their careers. I’m so stoked to bring her message and energy to the Get After It Podcast today!
March 24, 2021
161. Embrace The Race
Aaron speaks about the importance of embracing and enjoying the race against oneself
March 24, 2021
160. Ruts vs Rock Bottom
Aaron discusses the difference between being in a rut and reaching a rock bottom moment of your life/season
March 23, 2021
159. Remember why you started
It’s vital we understand that motivation only gets us so far. We must tap into our vision and that inner flame behind why we do what we do.
March 19, 2021
158. Sit back and listen
Aaron jams on why listening and attempting to find perspective behind ones “controversial” opinion, can and will lead to growth both personal and business wise
March 7, 2021
157. Empowering women in tech with Sheekha Singh
Aaron is joined by Sheekha Singh to discuss her newest book “The IT Girl: 3 Steps to Find Career Options for Young Women in Tech”. Sheekha and Aaron recorded this episode just before she published the now best selling title. We focus on Sheekhas story growing up in India then coming to North America for her career. This was a truly fun episode to do and we are looking forward to following her journey and mission over the years to come
March 6, 2021
156. It starts and ends with the roots
Aarons hits on why the roots of a tree are the most vital part of the whole. In today’s episode we also celebrate teaching 10,000 downloads. We appreciate you all like crazy. Let’s go!
March 5, 2021
155. The art of setting SMART goals with Anisa Marku
Aaron is joined by bestselling author Anisa Marku where we discuss not only the art of setting smart goals but the 12 principles of personal growth. Both of these topics she’s published books speaking in great detail, in this episode we jam about goal setting, how important a strong self image is and how to overcome any obstacle in your way. Anisa shares an inspiring story of her coming to this country and building a life with her family, we hope to welcome her back again soon.
March 4, 2021
154. Service begins with service to oneself
Aaron discusses the importance of disciplines and service to oneself in order to serve the higher calling ones life
March 4, 2021
153. Who’s at Fault?
Aaron discusses a common theme on the show: controlling the controlables. How do we identify if something is in our line of responsibility vs not.
March 3, 2021
152. Speaking of Sex featuring Shauna J Harris
Aaron is joined in today’s episode by Shauna J Harris. Shauna is a clinical sexologist, relationship specialist, and author of the best selling title “Speaking of Sex: Reignite the spark in your relationship, spice up your sex life, and create long-lasting love.” Shauna and Aaron jam all things relationships to sex to communication, this was a truly fun and breathtakingly informative interview. We look forward to hosting Shauna again soon!
March 2, 2021
151. The bare necessities
Aaron discusses the bare necessities and why those actions taken daily have a far greater reach in the direction of your life than any circumstance of the moment
March 2, 2021
150. Show up ESPECIALLY When you don’t want to
Aaron hits on the importance of showing up, making the effort, and getting after it. You never know the impact that one effort (that you have every intention not to proceed with) could manifest in someone’s life who needs it
March 1, 2021
149. Alignment in your life and work with Lucas Rubix
Aaron is joined today by Lucas Rubix, host of the Coaches Corner podcast, the Boost my Mind podcast and Lucas is the founder of The Coaches University, a 7 figure coaching business helping coaches get clear on who they serve and how to do it. Lucas shares his story of going from miserable working a job he hated at 24, to building a company through work he loves. For more from Lucas, find him on Instagram @lucasrubix or visit
February 28, 2021
148. Be frugal with your time, not money
Aaron hits on the importance of auditing what you spend time on: the bad habits, the poor relationships, the things that hold us back. Compare this to frugality we take to spending money when in all reality, time is one asset we can never get back.
February 28, 2021
147. Embrace the Journey
Aaron hits on the importance of embracing all aspects of your life, the good and bad, for it makes you who you are today.
February 26, 2021
146. Living on the edge with Fred Smith
Aaron is joined by author, podcaster, speaker, coach, entrepreneur and former marine Fred Smith. Fred is a high performance breakthrough coach working with fortune 100 CEOs to well known celebrities, speakers and thought leaders. In today’s episode we go all over the map, discussing personal development, persuasion, leadership, and so much more. Check out Fred’s podcast Moist Marketing™️ and to join his exclusive newsletter visit
February 13, 2021
145. Find pleasure in the minimum
Aaron hits on why it’s important to make the little things count, and how to make them happen
February 12, 2021
144. Katy Huff Mortensen
Aaron is joined today by speaker and best selling author Katy Huff Mortenson to discuss her journey through both life and business. Katy’s book UNMASKED: The Power of Courage and Vulnerability to Live Free: No More Shame, Settling, or Self-Betrayal has been an Amazon best seller for the better part of two years running. Katy hosts women’s retreats in the Montana countryside and speaks at length about her journey through business and life which includes her many different career paths and her Christian faith. We had a blast jamming, make sure to check out her book and follow her on social media.
February 11, 2021
143. Reject Vitimhood
Aaron discusses why we must reject the idea we aren’t responsible for our outcomes and efforts
February 11, 2021
Aaron talks about the importance of doing the darn thing
February 10, 2021
141. Guard yourself from “Advice Monsters”
Aaron hits on why it’s important to filter who’s giving you advice and why. In a world full of opinions, it’s never been more important to know The WHO behind the WHAT
February 9, 2021
140. Success comes down to Tolerations
Aaron breaks down the parallels between Tom Brady and Michael Jordan, as we discuss how our tolerations in many ways determine our success.
February 9, 2021
139. New paths begin through taking ownership
Aaron discusses taking ownership of all you do, both directly in your control and that of others to create the life and results you crave
February 7, 2021
138. Get back on the board
Aaron hits on the importance of acknowledging when you’ve fallen off pace, and how you can get back to high performance. This is in many ways a follow up to episode 2 of the Get After It Podcast
February 5, 2021
137. From intern to business owner with Lauren Schmid
Aaron is joined on this episode of the podcast by Lauren Schmid. Lauren is an entrepreneur and CEO of Lauren Schmid Marketing + Design. In this episode Lauren shares her story falling into entrepreneurship, the challenges she’s faces along the way, and the growth her team has experienced since Covid-19. To learn more about what Lauren and her team can do for you, visit or find her on Instagram @ayeitslo
February 2, 2021
136. Treat “impossible” as motivation
Aaron discusses why it is the outsides, the ones who challenge the status quo, who truly change the world.
February 1, 2021
135. Make this the time to go all in
Aaron covers the importance of internal growth and discovery compared to external.
January 28, 2021
134. Act the part
Aaron hits on the importance of acting the role no matter how we feel in the moment
January 27, 2021
133. The Inputs & Outputs of Leadership
Aaron hits on why it’s important for leaders to have intention behind not only their actions, but their influences. Both on themselves and others
January 26, 2021
132. Stay the Course
Aaron hits on the importance of staying the course, remembering the mission at hand and taking action to bring it within reach
January 25, 2021
131. My word for 2021: Intentionality
Aaron discusses the word he’s chosen for 2021, and the word for the month.
January 22, 2021
130. Connections = Contracts
Aaron hits on the importance of who you know, and why it serves you in life, business and everything in between
January 21, 2021
129. Why Leaders Don’t Chug Coffee
Aaron hits on embracing the seasons of hardship, taking the moment to reflect and build a better version of yourself through leveraging the experiences of today (both great and not so)
January 20, 2021
128. Feminine Vs Masculine Energy, Leadership online and a whole lot more featuring Xtina Harmsworth
Aaron is joined by Xtina Harmsworth in a wide ranging conversation about mindset in both life and business, how to be a leader online, and lessons scaling both a cosmetics and coaching business online. Xtina joined us on episode 79 of the podcast where she discussed much of her backstory - we highly recommend listening to that episode if you have not already. This was a fun one, check it out!
January 18, 2021
127. Take Souls
Aaron hits on the importance to do our best. Even when (especially when) everything is pushing against us, Take Souls.
January 18, 2021
126. What does it mean to be a leader?
Aaron hits on leadership, the way to portray leadership in your life, your mission, your goals, your business. In this episode, Aaron asks the question bluntly: what is leadership and why does it matter?
January 17, 2021
125. Fostering Leadership in Life and Work with Omer Reddon
Aaron is joined today by five time best selling author Omer Reddon for a conversation about his journey at a high growth start up to raising a family in a post covid world. Omer is a giver, was employee number 1 at a now fast growing 8 figure company Self Publishing School, a husband and father. Check out all his books at
January 16, 2021
124. Get back in the Gym
Aaron hits in the importance of honoring the words we say and the commitments we make for ourselves
January 15, 2021
123. Win or loss it’s on you
Aaron discusses why your attitude and taking ownership, both in victory and defeat is key to thriving over the long run
January 14, 2021
122. Mimic the winner
Aaron discusses how to be a high performer in your life, by mimicking what high performers would do with your given obligations and opportunities.
January 13, 2021
121. Utilize a momentum clutch to get after your greatest aspirations
Aaron discusses what a momentum clutch is and how to utilize the concept on a small scale, to drive drastic results
January 12, 2021
120. Leveraging PR to grow influence and scale your business with Isaac Mashman
Aaron is joined by PR strategist and entrepreneur Isaac Mashman of Mashman Ventures. We discuss Issac’s story and the keys to scaling influence online in 2021.
January 12, 2021
119. Envision what could be
Aaron hits on a reminder for everyone this second Monday of the new year: don’t forget to envision what is possible.
January 11, 2021
118. Master the Mind with Logan Bryant
Aaron is joined by Logan Bryant, author of the now released title “Master your Mind: How to control your mental state instead of your mental state controlling you” Logan is a longtime friend and former co worker of Aaron’s. Everyone can learn something about goal setting and mind mastery from this episode. To check out Logan’s book, visit
January 10, 2021
117. The 50/50 Rule
Aaron hits on goal setting and why you should be comfortable feeling uncomfortable with it
January 9, 2021
116. Be aware of what you tolerate
Aaron talks about tolerations, the things we could solve with a small deal of effort, but put off and delegate time to each and every day to avoid doing so.
January 7, 2021
115. The Increase Life with Travis Peters
Aaron is joined in this episode by Travis Peters, founder of Travis is also a mindset and e-commerce coach, speaker, entrepreneur and funnels expert for the internet marketing behemoth Traffic and Funnels. Travis speaks about his purpose: helping others increase their lives through their finances, family, fulfillment, fitness and faith. Want more of Travis Peters? Go to today to join his Facebook group dedicated to helping high achieving Christians make more money, get more done, and leave a lasting impact.
January 4, 2021
114. The Cathedral
Aaron touches on mindset and execution in this new year
January 2, 2021
113. The Momentum Manifesto
Aaron breaks down the science of momentum in personal achievement, and celebrates the one year anniversary of the Get After It Podcast.
January 1, 2021
112. Think Macro - Act Micro
Aaron hits on the mindset and strategies behind successful change in the new year
December 28, 2020
111. Intentionality
Aaron discusses being present in the final days of the year, reflecting on the holiday that’s past and those to come.
December 26, 2020
110. New Year New You - Control the Controllables
Aaron discusses how to win at your new year resolutions, and it’s not what you think.
December 23, 2020
109. You are no victim of this world you see
Aaron discusses some reflections he’s made on the year past, while also providing a personal life update in the process
December 20, 2020
108. The Boss Babe Blueprint featuring Paige Stuart
Paige Stuart is an entrepreneur, speaker, coach and soon to be published author of the title “The Boss Babe Blueprint: 5 Elements to Ignite Your Inner Fire and Live a Life you Love.” Paige is founder of The Ignited Life: a coaching company dedicated to empowering her clients to live a fulfilling and meaningful life. Join us for a fun conversation on Paiges background and her plans for 2021 and beyonf
December 18, 2020
107. Words are momentary, Intent is momentous
Aaron hits on a couple key takeaways from Matthew McConaughey’s new book “Greenlights”
December 16, 2020
106. Finding time to think in 2020
Aaron hits on the importance of reflection, who you are and why you do what you do everyday.
December 15, 2020
105. PODCASTS SUCK (If you don’t have one) featuring Sebastian Rusk
Joined today by Sebastian Rusk, bestselling author of the title “Podcasts SUCK! (If you don’t have one)” we jam about all things podcasting, persistence, ownership and mindset. Check out his best selling title on Amazon
December 14, 2020
104. It starts inside: An approach to life
Aaron hits on why we define our energy and our day by defining what we allow.
December 10, 2020
103. Why AirBnb should be viewed as a wealth building tool - Featuring Joe Lisa
Aaron is joined by Joe Lisa for a discussion focused on Joe’s journey from painting to flipping to now Airbnb as a primary revenue source for his company. Follow Joe on Instagram @joelisaairbnb and @fireside_lodging
December 8, 2020
102. Going against the tide
Aaron hits on going against the grain, what people will say about it, how you should react.
December 7, 2020
Aaron hits on the importance of focusing on the lead indicators - not the lag indicators.
December 6, 2020
100. The world needs builders
Aaron reflects on 100 episodes of Get After It, a focus on where we are headed and why
December 4, 2020
99. You can’t fail if you don’t quit
Aaron hits on outstanding the negative expectations of others in your environment
December 3, 2020
98. Your guide to overcoming inner fears in the pursuit of prosperity with Michael Hewitt
Aaron is joined today by Coach, Speaker, and Entrepreneur Michael Hewitt. Michael speaks on overcoming his fear of fitting in, scaling a business amidst a pandemic, and how to build a mindset and routine focused on where you’re going, not where you’ve been.
December 1, 2020
97. If it ain’t hard we don’t want it
Aaron hits on why our challenges are what makes us who we are, and we wouldn’t want it any other way.
November 30, 2020
96. Thanksgiving: time to fill your cup
Aaron shares his thoughts on Thanksgiving Day, and wishes you and your family a great holiday.
November 26, 2020
95. Lacking = Scarcity
Aaron hits on the concept of when saying you lack something, and don’t have any intention to get it, you are implying an ignorance and scarcity mindset. Any skill can be obtained, but only if someone wants to obtain it.
November 23, 2020
94. What do you obsess over?
Aaron shares end of week thoughts on the importance of being obsessed with what you do and who you serve
November 20, 2020
93. Carpe Diem: Seize the day!
Aaron hits on the importance to seize the day in front of you, and put one foot in front of the other.
November 19, 2020
92. Notifications are slowing you down
Aaron hits on why the notifications you receive on your phone are disrupting your attention span and ultimately costing you time and opportunity
November 18, 2020
91. When 1 + 1 does NOT equal 2
Aaron hits on a concept shared from Navy Airman Commander David Fravor - an analogy that two people does not double your output. Aaron applies this concept to marriage, business, coaching and any partnership
November 17, 2020
90. The Four Levels of Listening
Aaron hits on the four levels of listening, and how you deploy them in your life.
November 16, 2020
89. Wall of Affirmations
Aaron discusses the importance of grounding yourself each and every morning. He shares today the wall of affirmations he reads off every morning, and challenges you to make a similar commitment to yourself.
November 15, 2020
88. What are your non-negotiables?
Aaron hits on the importance of non-negotiables, how they can help you achieve your goals and how a lack of them dooms you to average and mediocrity.
November 13, 2020
87. Mobility and Inclusion with Harout Markarian
Aaron is joined today by Harout Markarian, founder of Markarian Robotics: a consulting agency focused on fostering a workforce more inclusive and mobile for disabled Americans. Harout just launched his first book “Mobility and Inclusion: An Accessible World is an Inclusive World. Let’s Make Life Inclusive For All”. You can grab a copy here Harout also hosts the podcast “Mobility and Inclusion”, and you can find all his latest episodes here
November 12, 2020
86. What are you getting after?
Aaron hits on the concept of normalization and building a better version of yourself.
November 11, 2020
85. Win at Home First with Cory Carlson
Aaron is joined today by Cory Carlson. Cory is an accomplished businessman and coach who shares his story of working his way from sales to Vice President in corporate America, then transitioning to executive business coaching full time. Cory is the Best-Selling author of the title win at home first, and host of the podcast of the same title. Cory shares not only about his story but the concept that he now coaches to top business leaders in the country: Win at home First. Cory resides today with his family in Cincinnati Ohio.
November 10, 2020
84. Three Questions to ask
Aaron hits on three questions you should be asking yourself daily.
November 9, 2020
83. Making Sense of your Brain with Otakara Klettke PART 2
This is part two of Aaron’s interview with International bestselling author Otakara Klettke, as we discuss her latest book “Hear your Brain Whisper: How to Unlock your Mind’s Potential”. This book is the second book of the “Hear your Whisper” series, the author has published 4 books in totality.
October 30, 2020
82. Making Sense of your Brain with Otakara Klettke PART 1
Aaron is joined today by international best selling author Otakara Klettke to discuss how the brain and body operate at peak efficiency. The author’s breathtaking knowledge on the brain and body could not be contained in one episode, so make sure to come back tomorrow for part two of our interview.
October 29, 2020
81. Keys to the morning, PUT DOWN THE DAMN PHONE
Aaron hits on one important habit where if implemented, will be a game changer for your productivity and vision each and every day.
October 27, 2020
80. The morning routine of High Performers
Aaron hits in the two critical ways of thinking high performers practice each and every morning to set their day up for success, and get them moving toward their mission.
October 26, 2020
79. Live discussion with Xtina Harmsworth
Aaron is joined live today by Social Media Coach, Speaker and CEO of Xtina Harmsworth. Xtina speaks about the importance of finding a coach, keys to high performance, and how she built a cosmetics brand to 7 figures with no paid ads and all organic social media marketing. Make sure to find Xtina on Facebook where she is most active, and also on Instagram @xmhbeautyofficial
October 24, 2020
78. What is Risk?
Aaron hits on why risk equals a lack of knowledge, and what you risk by not taking that next step.
October 22, 2020
77. The power of this moment
Aaron hits on the power of taking action in the moment, moving forward despite headwind and everything pulling against you
October 19, 2020
76. What’s a BHAG?
Aaron hits on why having a BHAG matters, what it is, and how to utilize it to motivate and drive forward
September 2, 2020
75. Why Real Estate Matters with Chris Griffin
Aaron is joined by his brother to discuss why real estate is an important tool for investors, as well as how to overcome massive challenge and build the life you deserve
August 27, 2020
74. Perspective from the past
Aaron takes you back 5 years. What were your goals? What kind of person did you expect to become, and how did that play out? What dreams or goals have yet to be realized?
August 24, 2020
73. There’s nothing new under the sun
Aaron hits on imposter syndrome, overcoming challenge and embracing opportunity.
August 21, 2020
72. The how to guide to making it happen
Aaron hits on how big goals and sights can be broken down into daily actions, pushing you towards your goals and aspirations.
August 17, 2020
71. What is your aim?
Aaron hits on the importance of an aim and why it’s necessary to break the chaos of the world around you
July 22, 2020
70. The First Impression
Aaron talks about a how vital a first impression is - NO MATTER it being in person or on social media
July 19, 2020
69. There is NO finish line
Aaron comes in live from the beach talking about gratitude - sharing details of his own progress lately in the context of appreciating what we have and who we are today
July 16, 2020
68. Cut through the clutter
Aaron hits on how to cut through the clutter in your life and find meaning through everyday actions
July 15, 2020
67. The Get After It Mantra
Aaron hits on the mission behind get after it and why it matters
July 14, 2020
66. Start acting like the person you deserve to be
Aaron hits on how your actions determine your results compounded over time.
June 30, 2020
65. I want you to stop reading (kinda)
Aaron hits on how to adapt to the changing environment in business and life amidst covid.
June 29, 2020
64. Winners focus on winning, losers focus on winners
Aaron hits on how dangerous it is to compare yourself to others and why you must chase your calling, despite what others say.
June 25, 2020
63. Lesson from Entrepreneur and Angel Investor Peter Thiel
Aaron hits on a powerful concept covered in Peter Thiel’s 2014 book “Zero to One: Notes on startups, or how to build the future” with Blake Masters.
June 24, 2020
62. Shifting your mindset through Gamifying
Aaron talks about what it means to treat challenges and life as a game. He covers three principles to help shift your mindset to achieve more.
June 24, 2020
61. Getting through that off day - FIND YOUR ROCK
Aaron hits on how to power through an off day. We all have them. Wake up, you just don’t have it. A meeting canceled. The day won’t end soon enough. How do you power through the day and make it a productive one? Aaron covers that and more in this episode of Get After It
June 18, 2020
60. Reaching your Peak Performance with Alan Lazaros
Aaron is joined by Alan Lazaros in today’s episode where they discuss Alan’s incredibly inspiring story, overcoming self doubt, and what it means to operate at peak performance. Alan is a motivational speaker, co-host of the Hyper Conscious podcast, business and fitness coach. Make sure to subscribe to the Hyper Conscious podcast or visit to learn more
June 16, 2020
59. Do it messy Do it now
Aaron hits on the importance of starting, despite what others say.
June 15, 2020
58. Navigating change with Rita Perea
Rita Perea joins the podcast. We discuss her background of turning around several businesses, launching her own, as well as writing her best selling book “From Frantic to Fabulous: How to Raise Your Energy, Tame Your Work and Transform Your World in the Digital Age”. Rita is an Entrepreneur, best selling author, coach and motivational speaker. To inquire about a free coaching call, or get to know Rita more, check her out at
June 15, 2020
57. Consistency = Coach-ability
Aaron hits on how you can become a more coachable and utilize mentors many levels above you, to drive your personal and professional growth.
June 12, 2020
56. Where to go from Rock Bottom
Aaron hits on perspective and how one can get themselves out of rock bottom.
June 11, 2020
55. Finding your purpose with Dr Briar Flicker Grossman
Dr Briar Flicker Grossman holds a doctorate in psychoanalysis and works as a psychotherapist, coach and mentor to everyone from celebrities to young people trying to find their purpose. In this episode, we dive deep on how she found her passion, her keys to success, and the amazing story behind her best selling book “Love Laugh Be”. Want to learn more about Dr Briar? Find her at and work with her by being apart of her 7 day Shut Up and Listen Communication challenge being offered to Get After It listeners by visiting
June 10, 2020
54. Building a better world
Aaron covers what it takes to build a better world. This includes why it’s important for you and how you’re going to do it
June 8, 2020
WANTED: Launch Team Captains for the Get After It book!
Are you an avid listener of the Get After It podcast? Aaron’s book “Get After It: How the young professional becomes the high performer” is launching summer 2020! A lot of you have been reaching out asking how you can help with the launch. If that’s you, or if you are just curious to stay updated on the behind the scenes progress of publishing the book, we are starting our launch group and are looking for founding members. If interested at all, please message me @aaronzgriffin on IG, or email me Soon, the group will be open for anyone to join, but if you want to help get us started and get after it message me now!
June 6, 2020
53. Overcoming self sabotage with Kate McKay
Kate McKay is an Entrepreneur, keynote speaker, coach, and fitness guru. Known by her clients as the master motivator, Kate coaches high performing entrepreneurs and professionals. This is her second time on the podcast, her first was episode 26 where she joined us for a live group discussion. In this extended interview, Aaron and Kate dive deep on her upbringing, the tragedy she’s overcome, and how that fuels her success. We reflect on her several successful companies and cover at great length what it means to self sabotage and how to overcome it.
June 5, 2020
52. Blackout Tuesday
Aaron expresses his thoughts on racial challenges in America, and why he’s optimistic for what the future holds.
June 3, 2020
51. From college drop out to 8 figures with Chandler Bolt
Chandler bolt is the CEO and founder of Self Publishing School, an online education company focused on helping people write and publish their first book, and use that book to grow their brand, authority and income. Chandler is a college dropout who published his first best selling book at age 19, and has continued to publish 7 total best sellers to date. In this interview, Chandler speaks with Aaron about his journey from leaving school to scaling what is now an Inc 5000 fastest growing private company on pace to clear $10 Million in revenue this calendar year.
June 3, 2020
50. Live group discussion with Anthony Franco
Anthony Franco is a serial entrepreneur and currently the founder of mcSquares, a whiteboard company that appeared just this past week on ABC’s Shark Tank. Anthony has sold four companies and in this open and frank discussion, covers why entrepreneurship is not the route for everyone, his plans for mcSquares, and what it’s like pitching on Shark Tank landing an investment from Kevin O’Leary.
May 29, 2020
49. The three fundamentals of leadership (part one of three)
Aaron hits on the first fundamental role leaders have. He discusses how this can be applied both personally and professionally to ensure success.
May 27, 2020
48. The history of Memorial Day
Aaron covers a brief history of Memorial Day and the impact of America and her armed forces
May 25, 2020
47. Live group discussion with Lisa Zelenak
Lisa Zelenak is a two time best selling author with a passion for sales and helping people find their true potential. In her first book “Find your thing: Escape Monotony in your mid-20’s and do work that matters” Lisa discusses many of the challenges young professionals face with a focus on finding work you can not only enjoy, but be fulfilled by. Her latest book “Start your thing: The step-by-step guide to turn your impact into income” is available on Amazon today. In our discussion, Lisa jams on her background, why she’s authoring a three book series for young professionals, as well as her experience in sales and helping others find breakthroughs in their lives.
May 24, 2020
46. 11 Rules from Bill Gates
Stop trying to find yourself and double down on defining yourself. On this episode Aaron covers a small portion of a speech Bill Gates made to college students in February of 2000 focusing on the 11 rules young professionals should consider.
May 22, 2020
45. Your next Four moves
Aaron follows up on yesterday’s wake up call to cover the next 4 things every young professional should be doing TODAY to start building the life and career they deserve.
May 21, 2020
44. WAKE UP CALL covid-19
Aaron hits on the wake up call young professionals must consider regarding covid-19
May 20, 2020
43. Live group discussion with Paul Szyarto
Paul Szyarto is an entrepreneur behind over 20 businesses with combined revenues today exceeding $250 Million annually. Paul is an Oxford University and Wharton Business School educated expert in business operations and technology. In our live discussion, Paul shares why he believes failure is not a real concept, the lessons he’s learned in over 20 years in business, and about the mentor program he is launching. Find more information on this mentor group at or at his website
May 19, 2020
42. Embrace your mistakes, it makes you stronger
Aaron hits on the importance of embracing failure and how this helps us build the life we deserve
May 18, 2020
41. Think starting, not failing
Aaron hits on the importance of doing and taking action despite the odds.
May 15, 2020
40. Live discussion with Brian Cristiano
Brian Cristiano is a self made entrepreneur who founded and serves today as CEO of BOLD Worldwide, a strategy and consulting group out of New York City. BOLD has clients including PepsiCo, Orange Theory Fitness, Alex Rodriguez, Jennifer Lopez, and the New York Mets. In addition to BOLD Brian has a docuseries on YouTube titled “Growing Bold” which covers the behind the scenes story of his quest to build BOLD into a $100 Million dollar company.
May 13, 2020
39. How I made 100X my investment on a $1000 utility van
Aaron hits on the lessons he learned from investing in himself by investing in his business.
May 12, 2020
38. Live group discussion with Kevin Palmieri
Kevin Palmieri is a podcaster, speaker and consultant. He co-hosts the Hyper Conscious Podcast and provides consulting and done for you podcasting services for busy entrepreneurs and CEOs.
May 10, 2020
37. Sales is a transfer of confidence and enthusiasm
Aaron hits on why sales experience is important to achieve what you want and why confidence and enthusiasm are the essential pillars to your success
May 8, 2020
36. Live group discussion with Dr Bhrett McCabe
Dr Bhrett McCabe has a PhD in clinical and sports psychology from LSU. Dr McCabe is a motivational speaker, podcaster of “the secrets to winning with Dr Bhrett McCabe” and head of sports psychology for the University of Alabama Athletic Department. To learn more about Dr McCabe visit
May 6, 2020
35. Important Get After It update
Aaron covers where the Get After It podcasting project will be exploring in the coming months. He covers what podcasts to expect, and how you can support our journey.
May 6, 2020
34. The book young professionals must read
Aaron hits on why he feels “the defining decade” by Dr Meg Jay is a book anyone and everyone in their twenties should read.
May 5, 2020
33. The 5 people you need in your life with Dr Bhrett McCabe
In this clip from our live discussion call, Dr Bhrett McCabe covers the 5 people all of us need in our lives. Dr McCabe has a PhD in Clinical and Sports Psychology from LSU. He’s a motivational speaker, consultant, podcaster of “the secrets to winning with Dr Bhrett McCabe” and head of sports psychology for the University of Alabama Athletic Department.
May 4, 2020
32. May 1st is January 1st
Aaron hits on the importance of setting goals and running toward them in the month of May
May 1, 2020
31. Live group discussion with Aaron Witt
Aaron Witt of BuildWitt joins our group of young professionals for a Q&A regarding how he built his business and advice he has for young professionals and entrepreneurs looking to do the same
May 1, 2020
30. Self wellness should be an expectation not a celebration
Aaron hits on recent changes in his life and how self wellness should be an expectation for us all, not simply something to be celebrated
April 28, 2020
29. Moving the chains
Aaron hits on the importance of consistent action toward a goal and the importance of moving the chains over going for the big play
April 27, 2020
28. Live group discussion with Brant Pinvidic
Brant Pinvidic is a best selling author of the three minute rule, an award winning director and television producer, Forbes contributor, animal rescuer ands rejector of average. Brant joins our live call with young professionals to share his story and answer questions.
April 26, 2020
27. What are your strengths?
Aaron shares his results from taking the Gallop Strengths Finder examination and why they matter to living a fulfilled life.
April 24, 2020
26. Live group discussion with Kate McKay
Aaron shares the audio from his Mentor Network Jam group call, where a group of young professionals meets weekly to network and ask questions of different featured guests. Entrepreneur, best selling author, and coach Kate McKay joins us on our first guest interview.
April 22, 2020
25. Forget being ready and take action
Aaron hits on why we hold ourselves back and how we must take action to overcome.
April 22, 2020
24. No more excuses
Aaron hits on excuses and why they must be vanquished in order to reach your true potential.
April 20, 2020
23. What is your life statement
Aaron hits on what a life statement is and how it can be leveraged to create a great day
April 17, 2020
22. Money follows, Never Leads
Aaron hits on delayed gratification and why the biggest rewards take time and effort before you truly see the impact
April 12, 2020
21. COVID Change - how markets and business is changing due to coronavirus
Aaron hits on the latest news on how the COVID19 outbreak is hitting the airlines, bars, restaurants and movie theaters.
April 11, 2020
20. Energy and optimism is a choice
Aaron hits on a blast from the past and a personal reminder and lesson all of us could learn from
April 10, 2020
19. Getting out of debt and building generational wealth
Aaron hits on debt - why it’s important to have an action plan to pay it off so you can start investing in you
April 9, 2020
18. How to Thrive in the next Crisis
Aaron hits on the importance of working towards developing specific skills rather than a particular job or career
April 8, 2020
17. The times they are a changing - COVID 19
In an Atypical episode - Aaron provides his candid takes and reaction from the COVID 19 pandemic.
April 4, 2020
16. The world is built by people no smarter than you
Aaron discuses motivation and self confidence in challenging times
April 2, 2020
15. Control the controllable
Aaron hits on the COVID-19 outbreak and how we all can use this time to be better and grow
March 31, 2020
14. Mortality - RIP Kobe
Aaron hits on Kobe’s legacy and what we can learn from him
January 27, 2020
13. 10 things to do before you’re 30
Aaron hits on the 10 goals you should have in your 20’s
January 19, 2020
12. Abe Lincoln and the World Left Behind
Aaron shares his thoughts on the legacy of Abraham Lincoln
January 16, 2020
11. Have a little self confidence
Aaron hits on self confidence and how adversity builds us for greater things
January 15, 2020
10. What Confucius and Warren Buffet have in common
Aaron compares quotes from the ancient Chinese philosopher and a quote from an American investment guru
January 9, 2020
9. Make change on your terms
Aaron hits on why success for others is different than success for you
January 8, 2020
8. Document the life you have
Aaron hits on the importance of documenting what you are doing
January 7, 2020
7. Intend for Destiny
Aaron hits on why all of us have a role to play that changes the world for the better
January 6, 2020
6. Fail fast fail often
Aaron hits on the biggest lesson he takes away from “Churchill: Walking with Destiny” by Andrew Roberts
January 5, 2020
5. 100 men in battle
Aaron hits on what it means to be a warrior serving a greater cause
January 4, 2020
4. Three things learned living on the road
Aaron hits on his biggest takeaways from spending 100 days on the road
January 3, 2020
3. Gratitude to the Giants we Stand on
Aaron hits on focusing on what we do have in a time of year we focus on what we do not.
January 2, 2020
2. Be uncomfortable in 2020
Aaron hits on the new year and why it’s important to make changes to your life now
January 1, 2020
In our first Episode Aaron breaks down why we are here: bringing a positive perspective to help you conquer the day.
December 31, 2019