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Retired Navy SEAL Jason Redman gives an AMAZING talk on how to get though hard times. Jason suffered a catastrophic failure as a leader, came back to redeem himself, only to be shot eight times by an enemy machine gun in Iraq, including a round to the face. Despite the incredible adversity and four year recovery, Jason launched from his crisis by posting a bright orange sign on his hospital door that became a national emblem of resilience. Jason went on to become a New York Times best selling author of The Trident and just released his new book Overcome which provided the basis for this Ted Talk. Jason blends lessons learned from his military special operations career and subsequent work with wounded warriors and civilian traumatic incidents. He then breaks them down into a five step process to help you REACT and overcome any life hardship. This talk will inspire you to move forward from any crisis and lead others to follow you. Most importantly this talk will show you the path how to get through hard times. Jason Redman is a retired Navy Lieutenant who spent eleven years as an enlisted Navy SEAL and almost ten years as a SEAL officer.

After being severely wounded in Iraq in 2007, Redman returned to active duty before retiring in 2013. In 2013 he launched SOF Spoken LLC, a speaking and consulting company which focuses on inspirational presentations on leadership, teamwork and the “Overcome Mindset” helping individuals, companies and teams to “GET OFF THE X” ™ from “Life Ambushes. Redman additionally provides, workshops, online programs, executive coaching and business consulting to businesses around the world and group coaching through his “Get off the X Training and Overcome Army™ group coaching programs. He is the author of the New York Times bestselling memoir The Trident and Overcome. He lives with his family in Virginia.


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Jason Redman

Jason Redman

Jason “Jay” Redman retired after twenty one years serving with the Navy SEAL Teams. He has taken those lessons learned over a two decade career and is now sharing them with companies, teams, churches, and individuals across the globe. His message of leadership, teamwork and most importantly, the Overcome mindset inspires and resonates with companies and individuals alike.

Jason has been requested and spoken for professional sports teams, schools, and fortune 500 companies. Jason has had the honor to speak for the Marriott Corporation, NASCAR, the NFL, McDonalds, Dell, and has been mentioned in the Wall Street Journal and Investors.com. If you are looking for a speaker to motivate your team, business or employees to the next level and have fun and be inspired while doing it, book Jason Redman today.

Jason Redman has summarized his twenty-one year career as a Navy SEAL Leader into an inspiring presentation based around five core principles of elite performers and six life tenets.

Teamwork – Understanding that success and the ability to overcome failure are built on the foundation of a strong Team. Leadership – Understanding that every person in the organization is a leader and all should aspire to dynamic leadership. Clearly Defined Mission / Goals / Tasks – Understanding no individual or organization can reach elite statues without clearly defined goals and metrics to measure progress. Overcome Mindset – Develop an Overcome mindset where no obstacle cannot be overcome. Adapting to the Unexpected – “Plan for the best but always prepare for the worst and when those catastrophic events occur, you will be mentally prepared and will never suffer permanent failure.”