Healthy Marriage 8-Episode Series Recap BtR 239

healthy marriage series

Brandon and Jerry recap eight episodes of Beyond the Rut that focused on healthy marriage relationships. Healthy Marriage Series Recapped Did you know the statement that half of all marriages in the United States end in divorce is not true? Or that couples who actively and regularly attend church together do indeed have a lower … Read more

Power Poses, Confidence, and Presence – BtR 117

BtR 117 Presence

Presence What if the phrase “mind over matter” was wrong? Instead, your mind was influenced by your body? That is what Brandon and Jerry discuss in episode 117 of Beyond the Rut Podcast. What are power poses and how do they influence your feeling of confidence by changes in brain chemistry? There’s a science to … Read more

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 more

Doug Wilks – How to Focus on Your Strengths So Everything Falls Into Place BtR 087

Doug Wilks Strengths Launcher

Doug Wilks is a strengths coach. While that may sound like someone you’d find at a fitness center near you, it’s not. You may have heard of Clifton’s StrengthsFinder, and that is more along the lines of what we are discussing in this episode. Learn more about what Doug does at his website, StrengthsLauncher.com. Most … Read more

Drift Into a Rut or Row Out of It – The Choice is Yours BtR 084

BtR 084 Shawn Albright

This episode’s discussion is based on a blog post from Beyond the Rut alum, Shawn Albright. The post is titled Drift and Row (click the link to read this post.) We have our lives we dreamed of living. We also have the risk of drifting far from our destination when we are not paying attention to … Read more

Take Your Child to Vacation Week

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by Brandon Cunningham I may not be able to get “Take Your Child to Vacation Week” made an official holiday, but it should be in families today. I have 4 boys and one girl. Time with one child is hard to come by in my house. Well, at least it used to be really hard. Now … Read more

You May Not Be Thinking Big Enough…This May Be Why

Thinking Big

by Jerry Dugan I had lunch with a friend about a year ago. We discussed what we did for a living, and at the time I worked for a non-profit organization earning what I thought was a whopping salary of $32,500 a year. We also shared our goals and the challenges we faced in getting … Read more

How to Use Self-Talk to Your Advantage – BtR 002

Self-Talk

When you venture out to make your own path, your self-talk plays a critical role in either your failure or success. Let’s talk about how to use self-talk to your advantage. How Self-Talk Has Power Your self-talk can make or break your success in many facets of life. Brandon and Shawn discuss in this episode … Read more

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