The Best Beyond the Rut Moments of 2017 – Btr 113

Beyond the Rut Best of 2017

Beyond the Rut in 2017 Beyond the Rut is a podcast about encouraging, inspiring, and equipping you to make your own path and live the life you’ve always dreamed of beyond the rut. Many of our listeners have expressed over the years how they have a good job, they love their families, but life somehow … Read moreThe Best Beyond the Rut Moments of 2017 – Btr 113

Five Ways to Dream Bigger – BtR 112

Five Ways to Dream Bigger

Dream Bigger! Sometimes, we need to change our perspective by changing our physical setting. This episode will give you five tips on how to dream bigger. “A change of pace plus a change of place equals a change of perspective.” Mark Batterson When we stay in our ruts, we prevent ourselves from dreaming bigger for … Read moreFive Ways to Dream Bigger – BtR 112

Insights from Randy Pausch’s The Last Lecture – BtR 111

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The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch The Last Lecture, wrote by Randy Pausch in his final days battling metastasized cancer, shares his message to readers about living a full and purposeful life. The sad truth is that the United States population experiences a 100% mortality rate in life. You can actually say this is a global … Read moreInsights from Randy Pausch’s The Last Lecture – BtR 111

Terry Weaver Encourages You to Make Elephants Fly Part 2 – BtR 110

Join us as we conclude the Terry Weaver Trilogy in this episode of Beyond the Rut Podcast. Terry Weaver is the author of Making Elephants Fly. This is the book Brandon and Jerry discussed in Episode 108. You can say in a sense that Terry lives a portfolio life, a term coined by Jeff Goins to describe … Read moreTerry Weaver Encourages You to Make Elephants Fly Part 2 – BtR 110

Terry Weaver Encourages You to Make Elephants Fly Part 1 – BtR 109

BtR 109 Terry Weaver Part 1

Terry Weaver is the author of Making Elephants Fly. This is the book Brandon and Jerry discussed in Episode 108. You can say in a sense that Terry lives a portfolio life, a term coined by Jeff Goins to describe how a life’s work is a portfolio of a variety of works. Terry Weaver is … Read moreTerry Weaver Encourages You to Make Elephants Fly Part 1 – BtR 109

Making Elephants Fly Book Review – BtR 108

Making Elephants Fly is a book about realizing dreams and pursuing what others would deem impossible. If you are looking for inspiration, a mindset shift, or looking to get out of a rut of some kind. This is the book for you. Brandon and Jerry will discuss and review a chapter from the book as … Read moreMaking Elephants Fly Book Review – BtR 108

Travel Tall Homecoming with Eric Giuliani – BtR 107

Travel Tall Homecoming

Travel Tall Yes, Eric Giuliani titled his blog after the fact he is 6’10” tall. There is more to this story, however. Travel Tall tells about how we should move through life. It is about moving through life with an intentional focus on what matters most. Eric began his journey as a burned out corporate … Read moreTravel Tall Homecoming with Eric Giuliani – BtR 107

Will Wise Builds Trust by Asking Powerful Questions – BtR 106

Will Wise Ask Powerful Questions

Who is Will Wise? Will Wise is the author of Asking Powerful Questions and co-founder of WeAnd.Me helping people create conversations that matter. With over two decades of experience, Will Wise creates custom building leadership programs for corporate and nonprofit groups. He has earned a reputation as one who can transform groups and people into their best selves. … Read moreWill Wise Builds Trust by Asking Powerful Questions – BtR 106

Happy Birthday! A blog post by Brandon Cunningham.

Happy Birthday!

Happy Birthday! Okay, it may not be your birthday. Let’s assume I missed it. So, let this stand as my card or greeting for this year. What do birthdays have to do with ruts? Some people have cake and get presents and cards. Other people get only some cards and maybe a call or two. Some … Read moreHappy Birthday! A blog post by Brandon Cunningham.

Sometimes I Lie to People

Sometimes I Lie

by Brandon Cunningham Sometimes, I lie to people. What does that mean? Why would someone confess that type of thing on a blog? Well to be honest (no pun intended,) part of getting out of a rut is to be honest. I tell people they have to break themselves out of the ruts they are … Read moreSometimes I Lie to People

Matt Sandrini and How You Can Become a Time Zillionaire – BtR 105

BtR 105 Matt Sandrini

Matt Sandrini Matt Sandrini runs TimeZillionaire.com, a blog that shows you how to use time as the ultimate measure of wealth. Matt shares time strategies to get better results in your professional and personal life. Through his maker’s coaching, he helps freelancers and business owners gain clarity on their number one goal and take constant, … Read moreMatt Sandrini and How You Can Become a Time Zillionaire – BtR 105

Benjamin Hardy on Happiness, Reality, and Writing for Yourself (Rebroadcast) – BtR 104

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Defining Your Own Reality to Find Happiness “If Tony Robbins, Seth Godin, and Gary Vaynerchuk had a man-child and unleashed him on Medium, he would be Benjamin Hardy.” – Quote from a hater Benjamin Hardy is a prolific writer and blogger, who at the time of this episode going live has over 31,000 Followers on Medium, talks with … Read moreBenjamin Hardy on Happiness, Reality, and Writing for Yourself (Rebroadcast) – BtR 104

From Money Moron to Financial Rockstar – Scott Alan Turner BtR 103

Scott Alan Turner - Financial Rockstar

Scott Alan Turner is a family guy and early retiree. Scott learned how to manage his money by accident, and calls himself a former money moron. Today, Scott Alan Turner hosts his own podcast called the Scott Alan Turner Podcast. That podcast is also a syndicated radio show, and he helps listeners get away from … Read moreFrom Money Moron to Financial Rockstar – Scott Alan Turner BtR 103

Cynthia Tripathi Lands a New Path – BtR 102

Cynthia Tripathi Lands a New Path

Cynthia Tripathi, author of Escaping Average and one of our earliest guests, returns! In this episode, she’ll share with us the latest upgrade of her book into an audiobook. We also get to hear how she was able to leave her 9-to-5 and build a real estate investing business. How did she learn to invest … Read moreCynthia Tripathi Lands a New Path – BtR 102

From Laid Off to Business Startup Helping Indie Authors – BtR 101

BtR 101 Indie Authors

Indie authors struggle with getting their works out into the public without the backing of the big five publishing houses. It’s a tough barrier of entry for most. Recent tools have allowed writers to publish their works at a scale of 2-to-1 according to Patomi Media Group founder, Naomi Blackburn. More is needed to gain … Read moreFrom Laid Off to Business Startup Helping Indie Authors – BtR 101

A Simply Southern Cottage Update from Sara McDaniel – BtR 100

Author of the blog Simply Southern Cottage, Sara McDaniel, is back for the third time. We figured that was the best way to celebrate our first triple digit episode. Her story is not just about a remodel of a home. It is about reclaiming and restoring one’s own life. Sara will share with you a … Read moreA Simply Southern Cottage Update from Sara McDaniel – BtR 100

Midlife: Use the Gifts You Were Given – BtR 099

Midlife

Midlife is a time when we lose our hair, groan when we stand up and don’t quite have the spring in our step like we used to. Youth cannot be found again through the purchase of a sportscar or dating a younger woman. According to author and speaker Brene Brown, midlife is when the universe … Read moreMidlife: Use the Gifts You Were Given – BtR 099

The Push Through to Get Out of Your Rut – BtR 098

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We each have a barrier that holds us back. That barrier is probably the one thing that you need to push through to see the kind of life you dream of living. Brandon and Jerry continue the discussion on what those barriers can be and how to identify your “push-through”. Resources Eric Giuliani’s story of pruning … Read moreThe Push Through to Get Out of Your Rut – BtR 098