Ep.256 | Anthony Trucks | How to Upgrade the Way You Operate to Elevate Your Career, Game, and Life

It took me 35 years to realize that my logic around mindset and what version of me showed up to high stakes games, meetings, and moments was flat out WRONG.

This week’s Guest on the Coming Up Clutch with J.R.™ show leans right into this discussion with me. I’m on the mic with foster kid turned NFL athlete, American Ninja Warrior, serial entrepreneur, and global keynote speaker, Anthony Trucks. Anthony’s had quite his share of life experiences to challenge this faulty mindset logic, so I can’t wait to share this interview with you. In typical Anthony Trucks fashion, he dropped a TON of wisdom and practical tips on how to upgrade your life and career. 

If you want to unlock the most powerful and confident version of you, then lock in to today’s episode.

In this episode you’ll hear:

  • How mindset follows identity. Not the other way around.
  • Three steps when you’re not clear on WHO you are.
  • Four steps when you recognize where you’re at is not in alignment with who you are and who you want to become.
  • The significance of identity in achieving success and overcoming obstacles.
  • How actions and resilience can shape and rebuild your identity.
  • The ‘identity gap’ and its impact on behavior and success.
  • The importance of nurturing relationships and prioritizing them over professional pursuits for overall success.
  • Anthony’s approach to embracing adversity, redefining goals, and finding happiness in the journey, not just the destination.
  • The role of ego in personal development and the process of aligning one’s actions with their desired identity.


“It’s not about the stuff you have…it’s about the stuff you ARE.” – Anthony Trucks

“You’re the average of the EXPECTATIONS of the five people around you.” – Anthony Trucks

“It’s ok to lose your pride over someone you love, but don’t lose someone you love over your pride.” – Anthony Trucks (quoting Fabulous)




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