Transcript for From US Navy SEAL Trainer to Actor, Author, Motivational Speaker
I'm -- -- about fourteen years and the NSA's military in the navy seal teams as an officer from now on an author do consulting and speak on leadership and training. I think like a lot of young man I didn't know what I wanted to do and my my -- sent me a copy of Winston -- my early life was talked about his. Kind of entrance into the military. Both academy in an area as a young officer in the British. Military and and that -- really kind of served as as a call backs didn't lead me to the idea of service and wind kind of start my adult. Professional career in the military. So I went directly and his young junior officer and then I got around without my career as as a trainer for the six. -- -- Give so much and push so hard to become part of that brotherhood that that once you make it once again there. You really do feel like you've answered in this something that is that is special that is -- rare for people who experience and a select few. A book kind of started my adventure you know reading -- really what brought me to -- military so for me. I've always loved literature and reading and I've always loved riding a much more -- art and kind of literary guy that I am a math and science. We're running damn -- making the modern Sioux warrior which is -- my first book is just really been. Treatments one of those things that I always want to write. I got to -- my career. And Canada post and the Mike Pereira -- at some are right about sort of sharing. Lessons from the battlefield and lessons from how we train and select to prepare seals for war -- to share some of things that are special about the -- brotherhood and and and how much it is about family and love of country. So an act of valor which you came out about two years ago. It was as unique a film is probably has ever been and may ever be made him and we -- on all the seals a participant all the -- deficit just remember movie. Were on active duty military orders to support that fell through -- He took governments have been very busy to make these books long awaited top. -- my role and act about was as a platoon commander assault team leader that's that's leading up what -- assault unit of seals. Against targets -- threat scenarios that we would be faced with -- -- in the real world we -- real world scenarios that we've kind of all laxative on the battlefield unfolded goes into the script and then. Kind of play our roles -- for ourselves. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Kind of a very positive and don't force. You know successful next life for me has -- just -- Unbelievable lack of going to quit and he just can't quit in in the line of work I did the military and not quitting in here. That's life is a huge huge -- if you just don't quit song you're doing there's a good chance of seeing through to success.
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