jayjacobs Author

Jay Jacobs, a 56-year-old serial entrepreneur from West Orange, NJ, was a contestant on the eleventh season of NBC’s hit weight-loss reality show, The Biggest Loser. Known as one of the strongest teams to beat, Jay and his daughter, Jen, were the Green Team and lost a combined total of 295 pounds on the show! In addition to being a managing partner of Shurn Group, his family-owned health and wellness branding and marketing firm, Jay has become a highly sought-after and very successful motivational speaker who inspires others to unlock their “Personal Best!”

The World’s Best Tasting Bread Is Hiding Right Under Your Nose

Shocked that I couldn’t find any that were commercially made, and I only found one or two obscure homemade recipes...

Recipes

Inspiration

The Most Important Thing I Learned From My Life Coach

The most successful professionals, business people, and athletes that I’ve had the honor of meeting and getting to know all have advisors or life...

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Health and Wellness

Ignoring the Importance Of Sleep Almost Killed Me

For years I said “I’ll sleep when I’m dead.” Little did I know that my proclamation was killing me. I don’t know about you, but the...

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Fitness Tips

These 7 Elements Will Help You Master Weight Loss

Studies show that for those looking to master weight loss, there are strikingly common threads in how they found success....

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Walk, Jog, Run

Running Every Day: Are These People Crazy?

The more I thought about it, the more I was drawn into the idea of what it would feel like mentally and physically to test drive running every day for a year...

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Inspiration

Your Most Important Relationship

The most important and most difficult relationship you'll ever have is you....

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Inspiration

No One Thought I Would Make It

...because of such invasive surgery and my severe weight loss in such a short amount of time, chances were, I wasn’t going to survive the operation....

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Inspiration

Losing Weight is Boring

I'll argue that perfection has thwarted so many of us from doing the things that really matter to us....

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Inspiration

Of Course We Are Hungry!

When I look at that picture in an instant I can go right back into my head and hear those thoughts. At the time it all made perfect sense to me....

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Inspiration

The Two Most Powerful Words…

"I Am…" the two most powerful words in the English language....

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