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The Jon Taffer Podcast

The Jon Taffer Podcast

By Jon Taffer
Shut It Down and listen as Jon, the award-winning hospitality legend, best-selling author, and top-rated television personality of Bar Rescue, brings his straight talk and unapologetic approach to daily topics, current events, and celebrity guest interviews. Get ready for genuine opinions, in-your-face analysis, and unforgettable interviews. Your day isn't complete until Jon tells you it is! For advertising opportunities please email podcast@jontaffer.com
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Backstreet's Back ft. Nick Carter
Nick Carter joins The Jon Taffer Podcast. Best known as a member of the vocal group the Backstreet Boys, Carter has been entertaining audiences around the world for more than three decades. In this episode Nick spills new music details, talks cryptocurrency, chats about what life is like being a household name at such a young age and much much more!  Shut it down with another amazing podcast... RIGHT NOW!
52:46
July 29, 2021
Is Yelp Good For Restaurants & Bars?
This week Yelp is the topic of discussion. Are they helping or hurting small business? Not only do I share my terrible experience with setting up our Yelp page, but I hear from many small business owners about their awful experiences as well. Get ready to hear my unfiltered thoughts on Yelp, and where I think we should be driving our customers to review instead. Cut the excuses that are holding you back and Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer
01:00:32
June 24, 2021
How To Win ft. Dave Portnoy, Rick Harrison, Daniel Negreanu, Sway and Dana White
Jon Taffer takes a look back at some of the most profound episodes of this podcast and breaks down what it really means to be a winner.. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW!
47:34
May 27, 2021
Bar Rescue: Live On Set ft. Phil Wills & Chef Jason Santos
Jon Taffer sits down with Bar Rescue veteran experts, Phil Wills and Chef Jason Santos on the set of season 8. Together, Jon Taffer, Phil Wills and Chef Jason have combined over 80+ years of bar and restaurant experience. Taffer and the experts chat the upcoming Bar Rescue season 8 launch on May 2nd, the current state of the hospitality industry and much much more!  Shut it down with another amazing podcast... RIGHT NOW!
28:18
April 30, 2021
Live Events Are Coming Back? ft. Carrot Top
Scott “Carrot Top” Thompson joins The Jon Taffer Podcast. Thompson has been making audiences around the world laugh for more than three decades. Since his debut on “Star Search” more than 25 years ago, Carrot Top has soared to success and become one of the most recognizable entertainers in the world. Taffer and he chat marketing, live events on the Las Vegas Strip, present life during the pandemic and much much more!  Shut it down with another amazing podcast... RIGHT NOW!
01:01:18
March 25, 2021
We’ve Come Far, but the Fight Isn’t Over ft. Dr. Phil
Dr. Phil McGraw joins The Jon Taffer Podcast. McGraw is one of the most well- known and trusted mental health professionals in the world, is the host of TV’s #1 daytime talk show, Dr. Phil. Now in its 19th season. Taffer and Phil chat mental health, present life during the pandemic, vaccinations and much more. Shut it down with another amazing podcast... RIGHT NOW!
54:48
February 25, 2021
Seize The Opportunity ft. Daymond John
New York Times bestselling author, branding expert, and original cast member of the four-time Emmy® Award-winning series "Shark Tank," Daymond John joins the podcast! Taffer and John explain what it means to seize the moment, even when the world is trying heal from a global pandemic. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
51:18
January 28, 2021
Mental Fitness ft. Dr. Ian Smith
Author and host of hit TV show The Doctors, Dr. Ian Smith joins the podcast! Taffer and Dr. Ian Smith dive deep into new year's resolutions and what actions you can take to really improve your life in 2021. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
49:07
January 21, 2021
The Only Thing To Fear, Is Fear Itself
This week I’m going to dive into the excuses that are holding you back, starting with fear. I want to help you be the best version of yourself possible in 2021. Cut the excuses that are holding you back and Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
50:01
January 14, 2021
New Year, New Me ft. Jon Taffer
To kick off the New Year, Jon Taffer will breakdown for listeners what it takes to have a successful year. 2020 is behind us, with the light at the end of this proverbial COVID-19 tunnel behind us thanks to the recent vaccine distribution. Now, what can we do to make sure we’re set-up for success in the new year? This week we’ll introduce the No Excuses Series, a series on The Jon Taffer Podcast that that will touch on the key aspects of our lives to ensure mental wellbeing and professional success in the new year. This is based on Taffer’s categories of excuses from his book Don’t Bullsh*t Yourself. Those categories are: fear, knowledge, time, circumstances, ego and scarcity. Shut It Down with another amazing episode... RIGHT NOW  Contact Jon Taffer, email podcast@jontaffer.com For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24:07
January 7, 2021
Taffer's New Year's Eve Special
Happy New Year from Jon Taffer! Shut It Down with another amazing podcast... RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
55:02
December 31, 2020
2020 A Year In Review
Taffer takes a look back at the finer moments of 2020. In this episode Jon chats mental health with Dr. Phil, the future of live entertainment with Kristin Chenoweth, how sports owner Mark Cuban planned to keep the NBA alive, work out tips for a pandemic with Body by Jake and future tech with Mark Pesce. Shut It Down with another amazing podcast... RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
47:48
December 24, 2020
A Message To Our Industry
My message to the hospitality industry. Shut It Down with another amazing podcast... RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25:36
December 15, 2020
Future Tech ft. Mark Pesce
Jon chats with leading futurist, author, entrepreneur and innovator, Mark Pesce. He has been at the forefront of the digital revolution for thirty-five years and is a sought-after keynote speaker for major conferences and leadership gatherings. Bringing clarity, understanding and insight. Shut It Down with another amazing podcast... RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
46:23
December 10, 2020
2020 is Winding Down
This week I wanted to hear from you! I chatted with listeners who were able to overcome challenges that 2020 brought on all of us. One listener explains that the only way to fail, is by quitting. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
43:58
December 3, 2020
Taffer's Thanksgiving Special
2020 has been quite the year to say the least but that doesn't mean there is nothing left to be thankful for. Jon Taffer shares what he is thankful for this year and takes a look back at some of the most profound episodes of this podcast this year. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
42:39
November 26, 2020
Taffer's Tavern Exclusive
Join Jon Taffer for an inside look of Taffer's Tavern. Jon sends his producer Cory to chat with guests inside his new franchise. Shut it down with another amazing episode... RIGHT NOW! TaffersTavern.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20:34
November 19, 2020
Veteran's Day Special
In honor of Veteran's Day, Jon Taffer calls a few fans who have served our great country. In this episode you'll hear war stories from first hand experienced veterans and much more. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
49:59
November 12, 2020
The End of Divisiveness?
The 2020 election is coming to an end with an uncertain outcome so far, but what does this mean for the American people? No matter what party lines you might fall on, we can all agree that something needs to be done to put an end to the divisiveness in this country. Taffer takes a few calls from Americans all over the country from Connecticut to Texas and even takes a call from a concerned audience member smack in the middle of the country. Shut It Down with another amazing podcast... RIGHT NOW! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
51:46
November 5, 2020
The Future of the Hospitality Industry ft. President Donald J. Trump
Jon sits down with the President of the United States, Donald J. Trump to discuss the future of the hospitality industry. Shut It Down with another amazing podcast... RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23:38
October 29, 2020
What Happens Here, Stays Here ft. Billy Vassiliadis
Billy Vassiliadis joins the podcast! Creator of marketing magic, R&R Partners’ CEO has been the mastermind behind some of the most iconic and impactful campaigns for nearly 40 years. Taffer and Vassiliadis break down decades of marketing knowledge, what research is telling us and what will be happening in coming months. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
55:19
October 22, 2020
Taffer’s Top Callers
Jon Taffer loves interacting with fans, offering advice, tough love and even the occasional shut it down. This week Taffer takes a look back on his personal favorite callers thus far. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
59:56
October 17, 2020
Shutting Us Down Again?
According to a recent audit, 50% of NYC bars and restaurants could shut down permanently. On top of that, the state is facing another shut down by zip code. Taffer dives deep into the emotional and financial impact of the future and asks fans if they think this could be the start of another shut down in other states. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
44:07
October 8, 2020
Be A Champion ft. Trots
Canadian-American former professional ice hockey centre who played 18 seasons in the NHL for the New York Islanders and Pittsburgh Penguins, Bryan Trottier joins the podcast! He won four Stanley Cups with the Islanders, two with the Penguins and one as an assistant coach with the Colorado Avalanche. Trots and Taffer chat about what it takes to be a champion. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01:06:04
October 1, 2020
Owning A Bar During A Pandemic
This week Jon Taffer decompresses his interview with Jared Isaacman, CEO of Shift 4 Payments. Last week the pair discussed hard numbers and statistics, this week Taffer takes a more laid back approach by taking calls from actual restaurant/ bar owners to get an idea of what these owners are having to deal with through this pandemic. Jon also talks Taffer’s Tavern details, pandemic status and what the future of the hospitality industry could look like. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
45:10
September 24, 2020
Doom and Gloom Is Ending ft. Jared Isaacman
Co-founder and CEO of Harbortouch, a payment processor and manufacturer of payment-processing hardware, Jared Isaacman joins the podcast! Jared breaks down hard numbers and trends in the restaurant/ bar industry. Isaacman and Taffer ensure the doom and gloom we have seen during this pandemic is coming to an end. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
32:06
September 17, 2020
Traveling In A Bubble
This week Jon is driving from Las Vegas to Georgia to work on the first location of Taffer’s Tavern. Along the way Taffer takes a pit stop to answer fan questions and catch up with The Ultimate Fan Cave creator. Jon also talks Taffer’s Tavern details, pandemic status and what the future of the hospitality industry could look like. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
36:36
September 10, 2020
Inside Hurricane Laura ft. Brad Bohannon & Big Mike
This week Jon calls Brad Bohannon, owner of Spirits On Bourbon and Big Mike, owner of Big Mike’s. The three reminisce from the episodes of Bar Rescue that they were featured on and provide an update on business, Hurricane Laura and all things Bar Rescue. Jon also talks sports and what the future of the industry could look like. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
44:12
September 3, 2020
Technology Conflicts The Classroom
Last week I talked with Stowe Shoemaker, Dean of the number one hospitality school in the country about the future of classrooms during and post pandemic. This week I wanted to hear from you, I chatted with students and even teachers about what changes are being implemented. These changes could change our society for years to come. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
51:22
August 27, 2020
The Future Of Hospitality ft. Stowe Shoemaker
Stowe Shoemaker joins The Jon Taffer Podcast! Shoemaker is the dean of the William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration at UNLV. Prior to being named dean, Shoemaker served as a Lincy Professor at UNLV and the Donald Hubbs Distinguished Professor at the Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel Administration at the University of Houston. For many years he was a member of the executive education faculty at the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration, and for a time he maintained an appointment in the Division of Diagnostic Imagery at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.In this episode Jon and Stowe chat about the future of the hospitality industry. With classes starting back up in the fall, now is no better time to look for a future in an evolving industry. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
59:32
August 20, 2020
Don’t Let This Pandemic Ruin Your Relationships!
Jon Taffer wants to know how your relationships have changed through the course of the pandemic, personal and professional. Listen as Taffer takes a few calls from relatable fans who have first hand experience. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
41:33
August 13, 2020
Can Sports Bring Us Together From a Distance? ft. Nate Schmidt
The Vegas Golden Knights very own Nate Schmidt joins the podcast. Schmidt has become an NHL regular after first attracting the interests of the Washington Capitols who signed him as a free agent in 2013. Nate split his first two seasons playing for the Caps and Hershey of the AHL. Schmidt stuck with the Capitols for good in 2015-16 but that all changed when he was selected by the Vegas Golden Knights in the 2017 NHL Expansion Draft. The Minnesota native then went on to help lead the Golden Knights to the Stanley Cup Playoffs during the 2017-18 season. Nate has become a staple in the Las Vegas community on and off the ice to this day. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! Hear the most bizarre stories about how technology is shaping culture on Wild Wild Tech: https://bit.ly/WildWildTech For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
47:47
August 6, 2020
Resetting America Update
America is resetting but there are still a few hurdles to get over. Taffer encourages positivity and suggests we all need to come together to conquer a common goal. Divisiveness will only make our situation worse. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
42:38
July 30, 2020
We Are Finally Moving In The Right Direction ft. Derek Stevens
Derek Stevens, owner and CEO of the D Las Vegas, Golden Gate Hotel & Casino, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center and the soon-to-debut Circa Resort & Casino joins the podcast. Stevens has played a pivotal role in the revitalization of Downtown Las Vegas by investing in the redevelopment of several properties throughout the area and transforming them into thriving Fremont Street entertainment experiences. Jon and Derek chat about respect, covid-19 and the future of hospitality in a world shaken by a pandemic. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
40:32
July 23, 2020
Is America Heading In The Right Direction?
Jon Taffer is sick and tired of Covid-19. It’s time to step up and do the right thing for your fellow neighbor, employee, co-worker, friend & family so we can get past this virus and Reset America. Jon also hasn’t heard from you in awhile so he takes a few calls from fans who don’t seem too concerned with the current pandemic but are definitely concerned for the future. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
39:13
July 16, 2020
Halfway Through 2020 And We’ve Been Through A Lot
Jon Taffer is on a road trip across the country to visit his daughter and grandson. Taffer takes a look back on this crazy year with Guy Fieri, Dr. Phil, Erika Nardini, Kristin Chenoweth and Mark Cuban to provide a little inspiration to remind us that there is light at the end of this tunnel. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29:58
July 9, 2020
Staying Safe or Taking The Risk?
Jon Taffer takes a few calls from Americans to find out if the 4th of July celebration should still go on. Each caller has unique plans but can only fall under the first, second or third category in Jon Taffer’s Resetting America strategy. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21:19
July 2, 2020
Breaking Down Resetting America
Jon Taffer takes a look back to the beginning of the 2020 Pandemic and breaks down his innovative ideas to save the bar and entertainment industry post COVID-19. Taffer even offers his prediction for a vaccine and takes a few calls from concerned Americans. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
44:20
June 25, 2020
What Defines You As A Person?
Fans join The Jon Taffer Podcast, once again! Taffer has heard enough excuses and sets the record straight. Jon takes a few calls from fans, offering no BS advice and even a little tough love. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31:53
June 18, 2020
The Time to Reset America is Now!
The time to reset America is now and Jon wants to hear what you have to say. Taffer takes a call from a fan with a Homeland Security and Emergency Management Masters Degree to discuss the future of opening up America for business. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
49:40
June 11, 2020
Mark Cuban on the Future of Basketball and How Adaptation is the Key to Success
Entrepreneur, ABC's "Shark Tank" judge and owner of the NBA's Dallas Mavericks Mark Cuban joins Jon to discuss how basketball and all other major sporting events will have to evolve under our new reality in order to re-open safely. Cuban explains how the NBA is working on adapting to crowd-less games and shifting to a more digital experience that might actually increase fan engagement. Plus, Mark and Jon chat about how becoming a visionary in these tough times instead of giving in and giving up is the key to success and the reason he is such a successful businessman. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
42:23
June 4, 2020
Why the Restaurant & Bar Industry Is More Equipped For This Pandemic Than Any Other Industry
Fans join The Jon Taffer Podcast for the second time. Jon Taffer has heard what the experts have to say, but now he wants to hear what you have to say. Taffer takes a few calls from everyday hard working people who have been directly affected by the pandemic to only realize that the Restaurants/ Bars are ready. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
41:03
May 28, 2020
Jon Takes Your Calls to See How The Pandemic Has Affected You
Fans join The Jon Taffer Podcast. Jon Taffer has heard what the experts have to say, but now he wants to hear what you have to say. Taffer takes a few calls from everyday hard working people who have been directly affected by the pandemic. He offers advice and even a little comfort. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01:03:07
May 21, 2020
We Are going To Be The Ones Who Determine Success ft. Jake Steinfeld (Body By Jake)
Jake Steinfeld, American Actor, fitness icon, entrepreneur and producer joins The Jon Taffer Podcast. Steinfeld develops brands and businesses as Chairman and CEO of Body By Jake. Jon and Jake chat about the affects sitting at home and not being active can have on your physical and mental health. The pair also talk about the responsibility we as the customers have to help these businesses succeed. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01:13:41
May 14, 2020
What does 6 ft mean where you’re from? Ft. Dan Rowe
Dan Rowe, CEO of Fransmart joins The Jon Taffer Podcast. Fransmart specializes in finding the next big thing at the earliest stages and has sold over 5,000 franchises worldwide while launching the franchise programs for concepts like QDOBA, 5 Guys, The Halal Guys, Slapfish, and many others. Taffer and Rowe chat about the advantages and disadvantages the industry will face while some states slowly reopen across the country. The two also talk about what the future of the hospitality industry will look like in the near future. Shut It Down with another amazing episode… RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
40:15
May 7, 2020
Barstool Sports – From Blog to Successful Enterprise Ft. Erika Nardini
Erika Nardini, CEO of Barstool Sports joins The Jon Taffer Podcast. Erika talks about the history and how she was able to make Barstool legitimate. Under Erika’s leadership, Barstool has experienced explosive brand and business growth as one of the fastest growing companies on the internet, with an audience of roughly 1.6 billion. Taffer and Nardini also chat about how they think the world will slowly come back in thirds. Shut It Down with another amazing episode... RIGHT NOW! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
42:25
April 30, 2020
Chef Tiffany Derry explains how to revolutionize the service industry during a pandemic
Jon is joined by American Chef Tiffany Derry who is taking things into her own hands by revolutionizing the service industry during a Pandemic.  For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26:29
April 23, 2020
Kristin Chenoweth: Saving Broadway in the Midst of a Crisis.
Jon is joined by American actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth to talk about the effects the pandemic has on Broadway, and how putting your employees first is the key to getting through this crisis. Jon also discusses his current state of excepting quarantine and moving forward. For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
58:56
April 16, 2020
Mental Health during the Pandemic with Dr. Phil
Jon is joined by Dr. Phil to talk about the effects on mental health, and how being alone can put us all at a higher risk of being more susceptible to contracting a virus. Jon also discusses how life will be after the Pandemic, but reminds you not worry because we will reset and will be better once we get through this difficult time.  Listen to Jon on Dr. Phil's podcast, "Phil in the Blanks," here! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01:02:12
April 9, 2020
Resetting America ft. Guy Fieri
Jon is joined by restauranteur and TV presenter Guy Fieri to remind the country how crucial the restaurant industry to everyone and how difficult it has been for them in recent weeks. But it's not all doom and gloom, Jon and Guy would like to remind you that America is going to reset and get through these difficult times. If you'd like to participate and/or donate in the Restaurant Employee Relief Fund, click here and help the industry get back on its feet! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
33:04
April 2, 2020
What Do We Do After This Pandemic is Over?
This week, Jon explains what the government needs to do with this upcoming bailout in order to protect restaurant and service industry jobs. Plus, how is the world going to change after this pandemic is declared over? Jon thinks it's time to think of the future, even in this uncertain present time. For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09:55
March 26, 2020
Not Just the Flu! Everything You Need to Know About Coronavirus
Jon gives you the full, no-nonsense scoop on everything related to this strain of the coronavirus AKA COVID-19 and how, together, we can get through all of this. Jon breaks down why this is something much more serious than the average influenza and some of the science explaining why social distancing is so crucial right now. For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16:38
March 19, 2020
Coronavirus's Effects On Our Economy ft. Keven Undergaro
How do mass spreading viruses like the coronavirus effect the travel industry such as cruise ships and airlines? Jon Taffer discusses how some industries will suffer and some will actually grow, like Corona beer believe it or not! Later, Jon is joined by Keven Undergaro and takes an audience call from a concerned trucker. For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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March 12, 2020
The Jon Taffer Podcast - Official Trailer
Shut It Down and listen as Jon, the award-winning hospitality legend, best-selling author, and top-rated television personality of Bar Rescue, brings his straight talk and unapologetic approach to daily topics, current events, and celebrity guest interviews. Get ready for genuine opinions, in-your-face analysis, and unforgettable interviews. Your day isn't complete until Jon tells you it is! Subscribe now! For more Jon Taffer, visit JonTaffer.com  Follow Jon on IG: @jontaffer  Follow Jon on Twitter: @jontaffer Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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March 8, 2020