Jesse Levin is the founder of Tactivate.
Obstacle immunity is a credo of this community and together we will adapt and overcome! Now more than ever we need to be positive and beacons to those around us. We must be solution focused and not fall into the traps of fear. You’ve got this Spartans. Together we are Spartan Strong and will overcome this invisible obstacle. Now is the time to be of service and retrain yourself in the new skills needed.    In this special episode we will hear advice from 10 EXPERTS in medicine, mindset, food, business, community preparedness and mindfulness. To the Spartan Community, globally we are facing an obstacle like never before and never has it been more important to remember and implement all the resiliency lessons we have learned over the five years of doing this podcast. In this special episode we check back in with experts across the fields of physical, mental and medical wellness to give you the best tools for your toolbox to accept and adapt to this challenge. The overarching message is to stay informed, but still stay productive!  These experts have excellent advice that will give you great strategies to implement a healthy and productive response to this pandemic.    Don’t be scared, be prepared! And don’t forget to breathe!    EXPERTS & TOPICS FEATURED ON THIS EPISODE: EXPERTS & TOPICS FEATURED ON THIS EPISODE: - Dr. Paul Kilgore - Infectious Disease specialist // Medical info for Spartans - Joe Polish - founder Genius Network & Genius Recovery // 4 tools to stay balanced + book recommendations - Corinna Coffin - Spartan Pro Athlete & Registered Dietician // Easy healthy recipes you can make even if you have limited access to ingredients. - Dr. Stephen Cabral - Board-certified doctor of Naturopathy // De-stress protocol - Nada Milosavljevic MD host of Spartan Health //Natural Immunity boosters - Jesse Levin - Founder of Tactivate // Community action & the Readiness Collective - Your responsibility - Zach Even-Esh - Underground Strength // workouts anywhere - Lonnie Mayne - Red Shoes Living // putting things in a positive light - Amy Swift Crosby - Co-Founder Body Squad and Host of State of the Universe // Suggestions for Small Businesses navigating a Complicated Time - Johnny Waite - Spartan Up co-host // What next?   Stay Strong. Stay Positive & Wash Those Hands!  LINKS:   Dr. Paul Kilgore http://quantitative-health.com/ Genius Recovery https://geniusrecovery.org/ Corinna Coffin https://www.instagram.com/cscoffin13 Dr Nada mentioned these episodes ZINC https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hBseaQTBh3E&t=84s Natural Treatments to Boost Immunity https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U8mCc5nwcyE&t=3s Dr. Stephen Cabral  https://stephencabral.com Jesse Levin - Tactivate https://www.tactivate.com/ Zach Even-Esh https://www.instagram.com/zevenesh/ Lonnie Mayne https://lonniemayne.com/ Amy Swift Crosby http://www.smartypeople.com/ Stay Strong. Stay Positive & Wash Those Hands!    Thank you for listening. Let us know what you think, should we do more episodes like this? We’re easy to find on twitter @SpartanUpPod and instagram at @SpartanUpPodcast SUBSCRIBE: Apple Podcasts: http://bit.ly/SpartanUpShow YouTube: http://bit.ly/SpartanUpYT Google Play: http://bit.ly/SpartanUpPlay   FOLLOW SPARTAN UP: Spartan Up on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/spartanuppodcast/ Spartan Up on Twitter https://twitter.com/SpartanUpPod Twitter @SpartanUpPod Instagram @SpartanUpPodcast   CREDITS: Producer – Marion Abrams, Madmotion, llc. Host: Joe De Sena, Colonel Nye, Dr. Johnny Waite & Sefra Alexandra are doing immunity burpees & washing their hands :)    Synopsis – Sefra Alexandra | Seed Huntress  Production Assistant - Andrea Hagarty   © 2020 Spartan
In episode 31 of the WHOA GNV Podcast, we talk with Jesse Levin founder of TACTIVATE, a company that brings entrepreneurial solution engineering to global disaster zones and strategies from the military special operations veteran and disaster response communities to rapidly launch startups.  3:04 - Jesse Levin Origin Story  6:00 - Do you get bored easily?  6:22 - Where are you at now? #tactivate  8:03 - Tell me how Tactivate is different than a traditional response team.  10:25 - What did that mean for Puerto Rico when you guys went in there? When you enter into a disaster zone, what's the first thing that enters your mind? 14:35 - Once you figured out what to do, how long did it take before things were up and running?  15:41 - How do you pay for these efforts? 17:26 - How big is the team that you took to Puerto Rico?  17:53 - These are former special ops guys?  18:40 - Where do you find your team?  19:41 - What happens to the funding businesses that are funneling you cash? Have you ever lost one of those funding businesses?  21:48 - #mortarandpistil #proactivereadiness #futureproofing  25:40 - This is one of the businesses that you used to help fund Tactivate?  26:31 - How many of these funding businesses are there?  26:50 - Do you still own a lot of these things or is the strategy very much get it up, get it going, sell it, and take the cash (to fund Tactivate)?  27:19 - What's the craziest thing you've seen going into a disaster zone? #haiti #disasterzone  30:39 - After you're done, how do you stay in touch with these people? How do you manage these communities all over the world?  32:15 - Are there any locations / countries that if a disaster took place you know it would be a disaster and you are trying to look ahead and put plans in place should it happen?  34:53 - What's been your biggest lesson as an entrepreneur?  35:57 - What's the most rewarding part of being an entrepreneur?  36:31 - #GAINESVILLE  38:26 - What would one of your pop-up businesses look like here?  40:00 - We got a timeline on this?  40:22 - [Jesse to Collin] What about you guys? #scootermafia  44:11 - Do you guys accept donations or anything?  47:45 - What's the next phase?  48:56 - If someone hears this and they want to help and team up, can they contact you? Subscribe to this channel and be informed when a new episode releases: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCW1tLSw2Z5MB6Yebj_2pDJA?sub_confirmation=1  CONNECT WITH OUR GUESTS:  JESSE LEVIN  https://www.tactivate.com/  CONNECT WITH MY CO-HOST, TY RUCAREAN:  https://www.instagram.com/bestofgainesville/  CHECK OUT OUR LAST EPISODE:  Exit Strategies, Real Estate, Passive Income, & Interview Tips with Newell Fox: https://youtu.be/uqwspBwI6p0 ABOUT THE WHOA GNV PODCAST: THE PODCAST BRINGING YOU BUSINESSES AND INDIVIDUALS THAT MAKE YOU GO WHOA! Join us for this journey and listen on... iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/whoa-gnv-podcast/id1381002391?mt=2&i=1000410719480 Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/whoagnv/paving-the-road-for-potential-opportunities-with-kara-winslow-i-whoa-gnv-podcast/s-7Bv5Q Stitcher: https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/whoa-gnv-podcast?refid=stpr Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/3vZ0Bg4FJmdx3VPKg4ehMf --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/whoa-gnv-podcast/support
Interview w/ Jesse Levin, Founder of Tactivate which is combining special operation veterans and entrepreneurs to help in disaster relief efforts. Jesse also CoFounded Brooklyn Boulders, is the Founder Active Collaborative Workspace, Founder of Mortar & Pistil and Founder of the Archer Group. Jesse talks about Expeditionary Entrepreneurship, running into drug traffickers while helping in Panama, the importance of relationships, building local capacity and helping rebuild communities. Jesse on Social: Twitter: @ArcherGroupInv Ense: @Tactivate ww.tactivate.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/Tactivatex Jesse's YouTube PSFK Talk: https://youtu.be/cOpA2BPB6I4 Entrepreneur.com Article: https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/310161
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2 hours, 24 minutes
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