Excellence Comes to NASCAR with Jordan, Hamlin, Wallace Team Up

In 2020, what happened off the raceway was just as important as what happened on it for NASCAR, especially when it came to racer Bubba Wallace pushing for social justice during a tumultuous summer. Racers immediately supported him as did a majority of fans, even as other fans voiced disappointing hateful rhetoric. Also off the […]

Tiger and Phil Discuss Excellence During Vegas Press Conference

There is no denying that both Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson have achieved #Excellence during their careers. At The Match in 2018 at Las Vegas’ Shadow Creek golf course, the two discussed what the word means to them. I also asked Tiger the same question at the 2008 U.S. Open and he stayed consistent, saying […]

Medical Excellence Conference Reveals Need for New Thoughts, Leaders in Covid Era

It’s not all about sports at xlete.com – Magnifying Excellence, and it is quite clear these days that healthcare is as paramount to all of his as never before. The recent Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) Medical Practice Excellence Conference revealed how many in the medical industry are seeking Excellence and innovation in the era […]

First 5 Episodes of Season 1 are LIVE!

The first five episodes of season one are LIVE. For quick links to them, open this story. Season One guests are baseball hall of famer Greg Maddux, U.S. Naval graduate and former NFL star Napoleon McCallum. entertainer and business woman Susan Anton, basketball hall of famer and announcer Bill Walton and 15-year baseball player and […]

Season 1 – Greg Maddux Podcast Episode 1

Greg Maddux Soundbite Magnifying Excellence Host – Brian Hurlburt What an honor to have baseball Hall of Famer Greg Maddux as the first guest of THE Magnifying Excellence podcast. He shares some incredible stories and will surely inspire our listeners to CHASE their own personal Excellence. But the price of Excellence isn’t free and he […]

Magnifying Excellence Podcast – Napoleon McCallum – Episode 2

Magnifying Excellence Podcast Host – Brian Hurlburt Another huge honor to have as a second guest of season one, U.S. Naval Academy graduate and former NFL player Napoleon McCallum. There are few athletes in history with a story as compelling as McCallum and you are sure to enjoy his memories plus be inspired by what […]

Susan Anton Magnifying Excellence Podcast – Episode 3

Magnifying Excellence Host – Brian Hurlburt Susan Anton is a legendary performer and an accomplished business woman who was inspired by the likes of Fred Astaire, Barbara Streisand, Sammy Davis, Jr., Kobe Bryant, Martin Luther King, Jr. and George Burns, among others. During this episode, she shares personal anecdotes about them and some memories and […]

Bill Walton Magnifying Excellence Podcast – Episode 4

Magnifying Excellence podcast host – Brian Hurlburt If you listen to Bill Walton when he broadcasts basketball, you know how interesting and intriguing he can be. When you listen to this episode, you will hear his epic 16-minute answhere when asked his definition of excellence and so much more from his life in and out […]

Mike Maddux – Magnifying Excellence Podcast – Episode 5

Magnifying Excellence Podcast Host – Brian Hurlburt Mike Maddux is 15-year major league baseball veteran and in 2020–and for the last several years–has earned a reputation as one of the best pitching coaches in baseball. During this episode, Mike shares his definition of excellence with us. Plus, he reveals his stunning story about overcoming injuries […]

A New Era of Excellence Is Here – Video

Welcome. Season one of THE Magnifying Excellence Podcast is Live. The first five (of 10) episodes are LIVE. Listen Now. Guest Lineup – Greg Maddux, baseball hall of famer (How did a fortune cookie inspire him?) – Bill Walton, basketball hall of famer (He has a 16-minute definition of excellence) – Susan Anton, multi-talented performer and business woman […]