Welcome to the 35th episode of the Give A Heck Podcast!


Join Dwight Heck and his guest, Andrew Calderalla, as they talk about how your past does not define your future. Andrew is the creator of the 7th Foundation, helping people to become their best in all areas of life while making a more significant positive impact on our world.


Today, he shares his journey, from overcoming his learning disabilities, dealing with being bullied, and finding his centred self.


In this episode, you’ll learn about:

  • How bullying is a generational problem that needs to be solved from its roots.
  • Why bullies need help too, and the importance of fighting back and still showing compassion.
  • Integrating virtue into your life to develop the best practices necessary to live.
  • The idea of rational, positive action and how it can help you live the best life.
  • How kids are the foundation of society and why we should invest in their development.
  • And much more!


Andrew Calderalla was born in Detroit, Michigan, in 1966 to parents fighting for the civil rights movement. Andrew has been through so many harrowing and intense situations that those stories alone could fill volumes. He has overcome dyslexia, other learning disabilities, being legally blind in one eye, being bullied into becoming a school leader and athlete.

Andrew also attained university degrees in Speech & Communications, Religious Studies, and Eastern Philosophy. He has lived overseas, travelled the world, is a martial artist, yogi, what many call a health and fitness fanatic. Mr. Calderalla is a serial entrepreneur and has run a successful strategic consulting firm for over 20 years.

Andrew is the creator of The 7th Foundation and The One Movement. He is also the bestselling author of The Way, 7 Revolutionary Steps to Living a Meaningful Life & Making a Real Difference in the World. He is an inspirational speaker, trainer, and coach who specializes in helping athletes, entertainers, entrepreneurs, executives, and other leaders to become their best in all areas of life while making a more significant positive impact on our world.


You can find Andrew Calderalla on…

Website: https://7way.me/

Consulting Ace LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/consultingace/

The 7th Foundation LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/the-7th-foundation/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RealPeaceAce

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realPeaceAce/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/realPeaceAce

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFdp5kcIH-0aMDOs7FOSATA


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