Putting Things in Perspective After Bypass Surgery – BtR 150

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Brandon shares his experiences before, during and after bypass surgery and how it has helped him put things in perspective. You may have noticed that shortly after Brandon returned from his Summer hiatus that he disappeared from a few episodes without much mention. That is because in a matter of a couple of weeks he … Read morePutting Things in Perspective After Bypass Surgery – BtR 150

How to be Authentic as a Man in Today’s Society with Oscar Banks – BtR 149

How to be authentic

Pastor Oscar Banks shares his story about becoming a minister and insights on how to be authentic as a man in today’s society. Growing up in a home that lacked a father, Oscar learned about authentic manhood from other father figures who stepped up to the challenge. Men who were teachers, coaches, and elders from … Read moreHow to be Authentic as a Man in Today’s Society with Oscar Banks – BtR 149

How to be Successful in Business by Harnessing the Power of Words with Mary Shores – BtR 148

How to be Successful in Business

Woman entrepreneur, author, and accidental mentor, Mary Shores joins us on Beyond the Rut to share how to be successful in business by harnessing the power of words. It may seem oversimplified that if you know how to change your mindset and attitude you can succeed in your business venture, career goals, or some other … Read moreHow to be Successful in Business by Harnessing the Power of Words with Mary Shores – BtR 148

Dan Cockerell’s 27 Years of Leadership Lessons Working for Disney – BtR 147

Leadership Lessons from Dan Cockerell

Dan Cockerell took some time on a Saturday morning to share with us his 27 years’ worth of leadership lessons learned while working for Disney. Today, this veteran of The Disney Company is making the transition to keynote speaking and coaching as a profession. Leadership Lessons Dan’s leadership principles put great value on spending time … Read moreDan Cockerell’s 27 Years of Leadership Lessons Working for Disney – BtR 147

Morning Fitness Routines and Personal Quiet Time – BtR 146

Fitness Routines and Personal Quiet Time

There are two things most important to Brandon and Jerry in their daily morning routines, their quiet time alone with God and their fitness routines.

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

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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

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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

How to Begin a Journal Writing Habit for Your Success – BtR 144

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History is filled with men and women who kept a journal for a variety of reasons. Brandon and Jerry discuss how to begin a journal as part of your journey to success. What is Journaling? Journaling is essentially a process of capturing your thoughts down into written form. Some people who keep a journal do … Read moreHow to Begin a Journal Writing Habit 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