“Failure by design is the critical factor of success”

– Thom Shea

Thom Shea, founder of Unbreakable Leadership, is an accomplished athlete, decorated veteran, husband, and father of three. He is also the author of the best-seller Unbreakable and his second book, Three Simple Things, just released. Thom and the Unbreakable Leadership team teach high performance in health, wealth, learning, spiritual connection, and relationships. Tune in learn how to succeed in ways that very few have. Unbreakable is simple, but simple is far from easy.

“Honor your commitments or honor your excuses”

– Thom Shea

It is an honor to be able to bring you this conversation with Thom Shea!

You can also find this one in video format on the Man of Mastery YouTube channel

“Mastery is simple – do simple things when it doesn’t make sense and then double down”

– Thom Shea


  • The no-bullshit side of human beings
  • Comfort as the antithesis of success
  • How to get your kids to do hard things
  • Worst question to ask yourself – Why?
  • Value of plateaus in training
  • 21 day Deciding Cycle to new habits
  • 6 hour formula to balanced life success


Retired Navy SEAL Thom Shea served with the U.S. Navy for 23 years with distinguished valor before writing his bestselling book, “Unbreakable: A Navy Seal’s Way of Life” and his latest release, “Three Simple Things: Leading During Chaos.” As founder of Unbreakable Leadership, Thom has trained thousands of people around the world to overcome chaos by applying the rule of Three Simple Things to their lives and businesses. Graduates include bold leaders from fortune 500 companies and endurance athletes committed to sustaining high performance not only in business, but also in their health, relationships, and spiritual lives.

Thom developed his leadership process and methods during his military career where he served in three wars, ultimately leading a team of SEALs into Afghanistan in 2009. There he earned a Silver Star, Bronze Star with Valor, Army Commendation with Valor and his second Combat Action Medal. He was later hand-selected to serve as Officer In Charge of the famed SEAL Sniper course.

In his downtime, Thom competes in numerous ultra marathons and alongside his wife Stacy has volunteered countless hours to charity, raising funds through his athletic events for organizations like Special Operations Warrior Foundation and the Chris Kyle Memorial Trust. Thom and Stacy live in Greenville, South Carolina with their three children.







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