Mathew Lehnig is the VP of Programs at TakingPoint Leadership, a former Navy SEAL Officer, Combat Proven Veteran, and an expert in leadership development.
He draws from 30 years of experience in Naval Special Warfare, and he understands the value of building strong, resilient leaders and teams to help drive organizational success and achieve extraordinary results.
Have you ever wondered about the mysterious and challenging world of the Navy SEALs? This week, prepare to embark on a captivating journey as we discuss the demanding realities of military life.
In our conversations Mathew Lehnig, former US Navy SEAL, we navigate through the intricacies of life decisions, military training, and the unique challenges faced during deployments. Hear first-hand accounts of the importance of camaraderie, mentorship, and maintaining a positive attitude in overcoming obstacles.
Mathew shares his inspiring journey of resilience and tenacity, from defying bizarre medical emergencies to remain in service, to successfully transitioning to the civilian world. Listen in as he generously shares insightful advice for veterans and provides a poignant reminder of the sacrifices made by our military heroes. Prepare to be inspired, enlightened, and deeply moved by these stories of human courage, unwavering determination, and profound resilience.
(0:11:39) – Influences and Decisions
(0:19:50) – Experiences and Challenges in Training
(0:22:06) – Discussion on Training and Deployments
(0:34:41) – SEAL Team Experiences and Personal Growth
(0:39:11) – Challenges and Changes in Military Service
(0:50:35) – Medical emergencies and Perseverance
(1:00:50) – Transitioning From Military to Civilian Life
(1:13:25) – Advice for Transitioning From the Military