Brandon’s 5 a.m. Daily Morning Routine – BtR 145

5 a.m. daily morning routine

Same Time Different Daily Morning Routine It turns out that Jerry is not the only one on the Beyond the Rut team with a 5 a.m. daily morning routine! Similar to Jerry, Brandon finds time for prayer, journaling, and personal growth every morning starting at 5 a.m. Unlike Jerry, Brandon conducts a lot of his … Read moreBrandon’s 5 a.m. Daily Morning Routine – BtR 145

4 Reasons Why Men Should Keep a Journal and How to Start a Journal

Journal

Journal for Your Life by Jerry Many of the men I come across scoff or cringe when I suggest they keep a journal. Either they do not know how to start a journal, or they have attached unmanly images of someone laying on a flowery comforter jotting down the words, “Dear Diary.” Some are hindered … Read more4 Reasons Why Men Should Keep a Journal and How to Start a Journal

Journaling, How to Write Everyday for Your Success – BtR 144

journaling

Journal Writing Brandon and Jerry discuss the benefits of journaling every day for your own success. There is an insight that you can gain from looking back on previous years to see how you’ve progressed on a goal, achieved intended growth, or the opposite. A journal can point out the areas of your life that … Read moreJournaling, How to Write Everyday for Your Success – BtR 144

The Morning Routine That Gives You the Advantage to Succeed for the Day

By Jerry What are some goals you have sitting on the back burner, untouched, collecting dust? You’re probably waiting for your arrival to “Someday Isle” when you can work on that goal, that dream, and at the same time you’re no where closer to that accomplishment. The perfect time to start your journey does not … Read moreThe Morning Routine That Gives You the Advantage to Succeed for the Day

Finding Balance and Other Insights from a Hiatus – BtR 143

Finding Balance

Finding Balance Finding balance is something many of us strive to achieve in our busy, stress-filled lives. Brandon and I cannot say definitely that we have created or found balanced lives. We can share that finding your balance means recognizing there are times when you need to take a step back, then there are times … Read moreFinding Balance and Other Insights from a Hiatus – BtR 143

Life at 40 and Fired Up from World Domination Summit Sara McDaniel – BtR 142

Life at 40

Sara McDaniel (not Sarah McDaniel) returns to Beyond the Rut for a third time to share with us insights on life at 40, how the World Domination Summit is changing the world, and her discovery while renovating a Southern cottage. Life at 40 As a woman turning 40, Sara shares the impact of written goals … Read moreLife at 40 and Fired Up from World Domination Summit Sara McDaniel – BtR 142

Solo Hiking – Lessons Learned from My First Solo Backpacking Trip (a Rebroadcast) – BtR 141

Solo Hiking

Solo Hiking by Jerry Every quest has a season where it feels like you are going it alone. That is synonymous with my first solo hiking trip taken last summer. Texas heat scorches during the Summer. We joke about it being a dry heat, but I really don’t know why that matters. It’s still friggin’ … Read moreSolo Hiking – Lessons Learned from My First Solo Backpacking Trip (a Rebroadcast) – BtR 141

FOMO Why You Should Let it Go Except for this Scenario – BtR 140

FOMO FOMO is a 21st-Century term that means the fear of missing out. It is an experience that is often generated by the marketing industry. Fear and anxiety are created to bring us to feel that we are missing out on happiness if we do not have a certain product or attend a certain event. … Read moreFOMO Why You Should Let it Go Except for this Scenario – BtR 140

How the Happiness Advantage Can Change Your World (Part 2) – BtR 139

BtR 139 Happiness Advantage Pt 2

Happiness to Pursue Success We often chase success to become happy. If that were true, then we would be happy in our new car, large homes, and corporate jobs with the great salaries and perks. The truth is that it is not these status symbols that make us happy. If anything, we find ourselves trapped and … Read moreHow the Happiness Advantage Can Change Your World (Part 2) – BtR 139

How the Happiness Advantage Can Change Your World (Part 1) – BtR 138

BtR 139 Happiness Advantage Pt 2

The Happiness Advantage At best, it can be said that only 45% of the workforce enjoys their job. That means the majority of us wake up in the morning and dread the commute that puts us in a prison. That is no way to truly live, is it? If we say in the U.S. Constitution … Read moreHow the Happiness Advantage Can Change Your World (Part 1) – BtR 138