Scheer Madness

Don Saladino: This is What it takes to be a Great Coach

May 10, 2023
Scheer Madness
Don Saladino: This is What it takes to be a Great Coach
Show Notes

Today, on the Scheer Madness Podcast, Rachel is joined by Don Saladino. Don has coached actors, athletes, & musicians for over 20 years. He has developed a reputation for training some of the biggest names in Hollywood for the big screen. Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively, Jake Gyllenhaal, John Krasinski, Emily Blunt, Annie Hathaway, Sebastian Stan, Liev Schreiber, Hugh Jackman, & David Harbour are among his roster of clients

Don dives into what he believes are the key traits of a Great Coach. Don also talks about the vital importance of hard work and discipline in becoming successful as a coach, especially in the fitness industry. Don also talks about some of the exercise and nutrition routine he is currently implementing to stay at peak performance, and also gives a sneak peek about the new “Deadpool” Workout Regimen he is planning on dropping very soon.

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  • 0:00 Introduction
  • 7:06 Dan’s Story
  • 11:07 What Makes a Great Coach?
  • 14:10 The Vital Importance of Discipline & Hard Work in Being Successful
  • 37:10 The Dangers of Chasing Perfection in Fitness
  • 41:59 Why You Must LOVE What You Do
  • 44:32 Why Coaching & Entrepreneurship is “Sexy” in Today’s World
  • 47:42 What Does Don’s Exercise & Nutrition Routine Look Like?
  • 54:17 How to Connect with Don Saladino
  • 55:21 Outro

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