Frank Forte | From an Italian Restaurant to Being the Consultant of Choice for the U.S. Navy, Air Force, Army, & NASA

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How to keep Gilligans out of your organization, the Communists out of our country, and how to bring the AGILE mindset within your organization. Frank Forte, who is the business consultant of choice for the U.S. Navy, Air Force, NASA different industries, including Oil & Gas, Software, Healthcare, and Construction

    1. Yes, yes, yes, and yes! Thrivetime Nation on today’s show we are interviewing Frank Forte. For 30 years, Frank Forte has led projects and programs around the world for clients such as the U.S. Navy, Air Force, Army, NASA, across many different industries, including Oil & Gas, Software, Healthcare, and Construction. Frank, welcome onto the Thrivetime Show…how are you sir?!
    2. Frank, I know that you’ve had a ton of success at this point in your career, but I would love to start off at the bottom and the very beginning of your career. What was your life like growing up and where did you grow up?
    3. When did you first figure out what you wanted to do professionally?
    4. Frank, I understand that you began learning about high performing teams while serving in the Navy on nuclear-powered submarines during the Cold War…tell us about this experience?
    5. When you were working on those submarines…what is the longest amount of town that you were underwater?
    6. Frank, did you ever feel claustrophobic when working on the submarine? 
    7. When did you first feel like you were truly beginning to gain traction with your career?
    8. Frank, what inspired you to write your new book, A.G.I.L.E. Mindset Demystified – Mindset over Mechanics?
    9. What kinds of solutions can readers expect to find in your new book, A.G.I.L.E. Mindset Demystified – Mindset over Mechanics?
  • From my understanding, the framework of the book is designed to help grow a new way of thinking and is anchored in…let’s break down one by one…
  • Adaptability
  • Growth
  • Improvement
  • Leadership
  • Experience
  1. In your mind what does it mean for a business to be agile?
  2. Where do most entrepreneurs tend to get it wrong when it comes to their mindset?
  3. You come across as a very proactive person…so how do you typically organize the first four hours of your and what time do you typically wake up?
  4. What are a few of your daily habits that you believe have allowed you to achieve success?
  5. What mentor has made the biggest impact on your career thus far?
  6. What advice would you give the younger version of yourself?
  7. What is your favorite old school jam?
  8. You’ve got the mic, what is one thing that you want to share with the Thrive Nation before you drop the mic?


  1. There he experienced the effectiveness of high performing teams and some of the leadership principles that help build them. Today, Frank speaks, coaches, and consults for individuals and companies on how to affect change using lean-agile thinking. Frank is a Certified Executive Coach who holds a BSCIS and has done graduate work in Software Engineering.
  2. He has been part of 6 startups in various industries and phases of funding.

A.G.I.L.E. will challenge everything you think you know about leading and working in large organizations. Embrace this challenge and the opportunities to improve because this is the only way to fully realize A.G.I.L.E and experience the benefits.

Below are a handful of topics that Frank could talk about:

– Leadership is at least 50% self-leadership

– How to build high-performance teams

– Mindset matters more than you know; fixed or growth?

– Be present and then lead!

– “Leadership is influence – nothing more, nothing less.” – John Maxwell

Frank can be found at the following places on the web:

If Frank is a fit for your podcast, please let me know and I’ll help arrange a date and time. Also, if you’d like to know more about Frank, feel free to ask me and I’ll get the answers for you.

GOD Uses People (Odd People Like Me) to Influence | You Cannot Be Influential If You Are Influenced by UnGodly Things

Description – Clay Clark breaks down the weird islands, Epstein, the weird connections and uncomfortable facts that connect BLACK LIVES MATTER, MARXISM, SOROS, NAZIS, GATES, EPSTEIN, FAUCI, THE CDC AND HIH. 

Bill Gates and Dr. Fauci have the solution to the problem they created. 


  1. GOD Uses People (Odd People Like Me) to Influence | You Cannot Be Influential if You Are Influenced by UnGodly Things
  2. Know the Enemy
      1. Bill Gates
  3. Just Because You Don’t Want to Talk About It Doesn’t Mean It Is HAPPENING

Prophecy 101: WATCH –

Listen to 1:10 to 1:40.

Especially 1:30

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