Awesome episode with the very down to earth, yet highly experienced and qualified, Nick Tumminello recently. Nick is a wealth of knowledge and I really enjoyed speaking with him where he shares a ton of gems and individual insights into who he is and how he got to where he is today.
In this podcast interview with Nick and I cover:
- Short history - Nick's healthy skepticism with information - Where Nick gets his information from? - Nick's teaching style at Performance U - Competency as a trainer - Need to know vs nice to know (the difference) - Nick speaks about his first speaking engagement - Find out what Nick wanted to be when he was growing up - Continuous Development - Who some of Nick's mentors have been - Book recommendations - How to become known in the fitness industry (words of wisdom) - What a typical day looks like - Nick & Hayden's thoughts on meditation - Nick's musical tastes - Getting in touch: - performanceu.net - nicktumminello.com
Books mentioned: - Facts and Fallacies - Essence of Program Design - How we know it isn't so - Building muscle and performance
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