Compete Every Day with Jake Thompson | A Show for Driven Leaders

Former MLB pitcher Brandon Puffer joins the show to discuss his journey through the minors - and the night that changed his life forever. Hear how he went from the pitching mound to prison and what he's done to rebuild his life & give back to the game of baseball.

Learn more about Brandon's coaching & work with GPS Baseball on his website here.

Pick up a copy of his book, From the Bullpen to the State Pen: On Choices, a Crash, and the Remarkable Freedom of Grace, on Amazon here.

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Creators & Guests

Jake Thompson
Keynote Speaker, Author, & the Chief Encouragement Officer of Compete Every Day.

What is Compete Every Day with Jake Thompson | A Show for Driven Leaders?

The show for driven leaders who want to maximize their performance & pursue greatness. Discover how you can build the mindset + leadership skills required to maximize your impact & the output of your team each week with Compete Every Day's Jake Thompson.

Learn what mental, habitual, & influential skills elite leaders leverage to succeed in their professional and personal lives. Our episodes are motivating - but they go beyond a fire that fades by providing actual takeaways that both new & experienced leaders can implement to create a competitive edge within themselves & their organizations.

For more information on how you can build a competitive edge in your career, visit