“If you work at it, you’ll get good; if you don’t, you won’t.” Today’s guest embodies and lives this mantra completely. I can’t wait for you to hear his insights on focus, mental health, and success.

When Robert “Bobby Maximus” MacDonald preaches his disdain for mediocrity, he means it. A glimpse at his life and accomplishments speak to his passion for dominating life and helping others do the same. Former UFC fighter? Check. Devoted family man? Absolutely. Dynamic speaker, instructor and life coach? You know it. Total badass? Well, that’s the understatement of the year.

From 2008-2017 Bobby Maximus was the General Manager, Training Director and Lead Seminar Instructor at Gym Jones, an elite strength and conditioning facility in Salt Lake City, Utah. Bobby’s lovely wife, Lisa Maximus, was the Head of Women’s Program at Gym Jones. They have since moved on have created a world class brand and gym of their own. The “Maximus” family of brands is a rising force in the world of fitness and exercise. They have 2 young boys and understand the unique challenges of balancing fitness and family.

During his career Bobby has been featured in numerous workout publications, conducted many seminars and worked with numerous Tier One Assets and Special Forces groups within the United Stated military. Bobby is also a regular contributor to Men’s Health Magazine and is the Keeper Of Authenticity at Lalo Tactical.


Here’s what you will learn:

  • Where Bobby finds the self awareness and confidence to speak his mind (3:24)
  • How nature and nurture builds grit (8:41)
  • The freedom that comes from accountability (16:29)
  • How training your brain builds confidence (18:08)
  • How to become a leading health expert (28:14)
  • How accountability and hard work are essential in growth (33:48)
  • How we can learn from our children (38:17)

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