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Forgiving Your Father | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

11:13 | Jul 19th

Today, I share with you a personal story of mine that was recorded at our “Legacy” graduation dinner. It’s a 3-day event where fathers and sons come together to create a framework for growth. I truly hope this serves you in some way. Join our exclusi...Show More
The Carrot or the Stick, Being Intentional in Your Rhetoric, and Delayed Gratification | ASK ME ANYTHING

53:50 | Jul 17th

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I discuss cultural norms, the importance of humility, digital minimalism and so much more… Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Connect with us on Instagram and Twitter Please leave us a rating and review Support...Show More
Defeating the Odds | NICK SANTONASTASSO

1:06:56 | Jul 16th

All of us are dealt a hand, some harder than others. But as my guest today can attest, it’s not the hand we’re dealt that matters, it’s how we play it.Today’s conversation is with Nick Santonastasso (who many of you are already probably aware of). He...Show More
The Rise of “Hollow Balls” | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

34:29 | Jul 12th

Today, I give you six strategies to naturally increase your testosterone levels and why a decrease is happening to the men in our society. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share with me what’s been working for you. Join our exclusive brothe...Show More
Developing Presence, Improving the Quality of Life, and Establishing Work/Life Balance | AMA

1:14:25 | Jul 10th

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I discuss living in an age of distraction, taking time to re-charge, following your gut instinct and so much more… Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Connect with us on Instagram and Twitter Please leave us a r...Show More
Creating a Generational Business | ADAM WEATHERBY

1:28:33 | Jul 9th

Many of us, as men, have ambitions to leave a legacy. What that legacy looks like varies from man to man but ultimately, we all have a desire to leave this world better than when we got here. And, legacy is something my guest, his father, and his fat...Show More
Men of Moral Conviction | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

23:41 | Jul 5th

Today, I share with you four tips to help you live in accordance with your convictions and virtues. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share with me what’s been working for you. Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Connect with u...Show More
Overcoming Overwhelm, Marketing a New Business, and Making Difficult Decisions | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:03:03 | Jul 3rd

My co-host Kipp Sorensen is still on a much-needed vacation and will return next week. I’m fielding questions about regrettable decisions, building small wins, finding significance, and so much more… Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. ...Show More
Risk, Resilience, and Raising Kids | ANDY STUMPF

1:16:49 | Jul 2nd

It seems to me the more that I have conversations on this podcast, the more questions I have rather than the answers I’ve been seeking. But it’s been said that the quality of your life will be determined by the quality of the questions you ask. So, w...Show More

25:56 | Jun 28th

Today, I share with you three strategies to help you live a more vigilant life as a man. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share with me what’s been working for you. Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Connect with us on Instag...Show More
Staying on the Path, Losing Everything and Starting Over, and Managing a Temper | ASK ME ANYTHING

59:13 | Jun 26th

Today, I’m running solo. My co-host Kip Sorensen is on vacation. I’ll discuss how to make peace with your past, when to offer advice, identifying the ultimate objective, and so much more… Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Connect with...Show More
Finding a Way to Forgive | ANDREW O'BRIEN

1:02:05 | Jun 25th

Someone in your life has likely wronged you in some way. Whether or not you’ve learned to forgive that individual is another question. I think we all know that learning to forgive others is a liberating practice, but that’s easier said than done. Tod...Show More
A Conversation with My Son | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

37:41 | Jun 21st

Today, I get into a great conversation with my eleven-year-old son, Brecken. We reminisce about our trip to Maine, the value of a location independent business, the impact of bad decisions, and so much more. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and...Show More
Finding Purpose, Resigning with Class, and Developing Self-Worth | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:11:55 | Jun 19th

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I discuss how to avoid burning bridges, making yourself indispensable, redefining wins, and so much more… Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Connect with us on Instagram and Twitter Please leave us a rating and...Show More

1:23:44 | Jun 18th

Whether he knows it or not, every man lives by a code. But without intentionality about what that code is, it’s easy to get lost in a world filled with chaos, clutter, and distraction. Unfortunately, it’s not always easy to identify the code you want...Show More
Never Feel Guilty for Taking Care of Yourself | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

27:10 | Jun 14th

Today, I share with you four strategies to implement in your life to overcome the stigma associated with taking care of yourself. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and let me know how well they’re working. Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iro...Show More
The Cost of Growth, Setting Standards and Expectations, and Overcoming Negative Self-Talk

1:28:27 | Jun 12th

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about the value in reciprocity, personal mantras, the Integrity Gap, and so much more… Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Connect with us on Instagram and Twitter Please leave us a rating and review Supp...Show More

1:08:22 | Jun 11th

Today’s discussion is with Pete Roberts & Brian Littlefield from Origin Main. These are two men that I highly admire and respect. We talk about thinking big, how too many men seem to be playing it safe, and so much more. Hit me up on Instagram at @ry...Show More
Strategies for Success in a New Environment | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

26:04 | Jun 7th

Your ability to navigate change will determine your success in any facet of life.  Here are seven strategies for making yourself successful in a new environment. Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Connect with us on Instagram and Twitt...Show More
Going Beyond Yourself, Developing Optimal Strength, and Restoring Accountability | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:19:31 | Jun 5th

Today, I'm answering questions without Ryan as he is in transit to Maine. I’ll cover the impact of leadership, a code of conduct, bonding through activities, overcoming resentment, and so much more… Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. C...Show More
Me, the Mrs., and Maine | TRICIA MICHLER

1:17:26 | Jun 4th

This week, I’m back with my favorite guest, my wife, Tricia. We’re fielding questions about our move to Maine, settling in, raising kids, leading a family, working through disagreements, and a whole lot more. You may want to have your wife listen in ...Show More
Your Redemption Story | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

33:12 | May 31st

Today’s podcast is a very important topic, which is your redemption story. There are a lot of men living in a perpetual state of discomfort and misery. No matter what’s going on in your life, you need the framework to produce results that will help t...Show More
Fatherless Epidemic, Doing Work for the Right Reason, and Ending Unhealthy Relationships | ASK ME ANYTHING

52:59 | May 29th

Today is not your normal Ask Me Anything. Kipp Sorenson will not be joining us due to our move to Main. So, I’ll be answering questions regarding business opportunity, self-improvement, commitment, re-writing your excuses, and so much more… Join our ...Show More
One Man Can Make a Difference| ANTHONY WAITE

1:07:47 | May 28th

I talk with a lot of men who don’t think they can make a difference. Yes, they have big aspirations for themselves and others, but they feel like the odds are stacked against them in achieving their goals. The reality is that just isn’t the case. And...Show More
No Virtue in Victimhood | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

27:36 | May 24th

There’s a disturbing trend happening in society that promotes a victim mentality. When we step into this role, we undermine our ability to improve as men. Ultimately, it’s a race to the bottom. Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Connec...Show More
Leading with Humility, When to Rest, and Dealing with Death | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:12:33 | May 22nd

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about gun restrictions, honoring loved ones, stepping into the fight, a woman’s physiology, financial strategy, managing boundaries, and so much more… Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Support Order of ...Show More
Become a Brand Builder | HANS MOLENKAMP

1:34:41 | May 21st

All of us are building a brand at any given point regardless of if we’re intentional about it or not. Whether you’re trying to convince your kids to do their chores, get that lady to go on a date with you, secure a promotion with your boss, or solici...Show More
A Genuine Thank You | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

15:09 | May 17th

Today I share with you the history of Order of Man and the future of our mission. Our success is a testament to the fact that men like you want this information. So, from the bottom of my heart, thank you for being on this journey with me. Join our e...Show More
Strategies for Success, Creating a Culture of Integrity, and Maximizing Personal Branding | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:06:42 | May 15th

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about the importance of innovation, teaching self-reliance, building in contingencies, meeting the standard, becoming capable of violence, and so much more… Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council.  Support Or...Show More
The Power of Proximity | KEN COLEMAN

1:08:09 | May 14th

Everyone knows the adage, “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.” And, as overly-simplistic as it may be, there is a lot of truth to that for a lot of different reasons.Today, I am joined by Ken Coleman, author of the Proximity Principle to talk...Show More
Make Yourself Dangerous | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

28:00 | May 10th

Very rarely do we think about interpersonal communication and dynamic skills as being masculine. Today, I share with you 5 ‘soft skills’ to incorporate into your life to make yourself dangerous. Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Conne...Show More
What to Look For in a Wife, Tapping into the “Wild Man,” and the Greatest Threat to Men | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:08:50 | May 8th

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about planning for the future, the concept of crying, owning our behavior, self-reliant woman, Iron Council history, finding a mentor, and so much more… Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Support Order o...Show More
End Self-Sabotage | GARY JOHN BISHOP

1:03:56 | May 7th

I think it’s safe to assume all of us have ambitions for the future. You wouldn’t be listening to this podcast if that wasn’t the case. Unfortunately, we have a tendency of getting in our own way and sabotaging ourselves in the pursuit of those ambit...Show More
The No Excuses Mentality | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

22:08 | May 3rd

Too often we look for someone else to rescue us from circumstances that should be our responsibility to solve for ourselves. Today, I give you 5 strategies to help overcome this mindset and adopt a “no-excuses” mentality. Join our exclusive brotherh...Show More
Avoid Burnout, Passing on Your Family Name, and Balancing Family and Personal Priorities | ASK ME ANYTHING

55:17 | May 1st

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about managing chaos, getting out of a rut, experimenting with life, maintaining a growth mindset, and so much more… Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Support Order of Man by picking up some new merchan...Show More
Survival, Bushcraft, and Emergency Preparedness | JOSH TYLER

1:23:52 | Apr 30th

Although the likelihood of us facing a life and death survival situation or natural disaster is lower than it has ever been, there is value in learning how to deal with these potentially devastating life events. Today, I am joined by my friend, MMA f...Show More
The Castration of the Modern Male | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

33:42 | Apr 26th

The modern male is being systematically castrated by the school system, the government, the medical community, and society at large. Today, I talk about why that is and 10 strategies to ensure we maintain our sovereignty and our balls. Join our excl...Show More
Finding Like-Minded Men, Shifting Your Mindset, and Motivating Others | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:11:44 | Apr 24th

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about setting boundaries in relationships, abundance through delayed gratification, managing your emotions, the after-action review process, stepping through the doors of opportunity, and so much more… Join our exclusi...Show More
Transform Your Life | REMI ADELEKE

1:22:30 | Apr 23rd

Regardless of your station in life, I think it’s safe to assume that every single one of us has a desire to transform our lives in some way. There is a myriad of reasons why a lot of people aren’t able to make that transformation happen: lack of moti...Show More
Getting Over a Divorce or Break-Up | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

28:53 | Apr 19th

Getting over a divorce or break-up is not an easy thing to do. If you've been with a woman for any amount of time, learning to let go and move on can pose some very real challenges. Today, I discuss three strategies to get over a divorce/break-up and...Show More
Unplugging from Work, Overcoming Imposter Syndrome, and Dealing with Incompetent People | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:12:10 | Apr 17th

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about leading from the front, communicating with co-workers, moving on from relationships, relocating to Maine, staying true to yourself, and so much more… Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Support Ord...Show More
Master Your Testosterone Levels | CHRISTOPHER WALKER

1:16:09 | Apr 16th

We all know that testosterone is one of the key hormones that drives much of our masculine behavior. What you may not know is that testosterone levels are trending downward for men of all ages. While those who see lower testosterone levels in themsel...Show More
Initiate the Boys or They'll Burn the Village Down | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

37:40 | Apr 12th

It’s extremely important that we initiate our boys into manhood. Today, I give you seven specific strategies and elements of an initiation that you can incorporate with the young men under your watch to help them develop into the man they’re meant to...Show More
Avoiding Burnout, Inspiring Yourself, and Balancing Satisfaction and Ambition | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:08:32 | Apr 10th

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about toxic relationships, encouraging curiosity in kids, mixing it up in the gym, motivating young athletes, creating healthy margin in life, and so much more… Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Suppor...Show More
Make The Leap | TOMMY BAKER

1:08:43 | Apr 9th

Making a leap in any facet of your life whether it’s within a relationship, career, or anywhere in between is a challenging thing to do. The leaps, however, expose us to new growth and new opportunities that we do not open ourselves up to any other w...Show More
Adapt and Overcome | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

24:54 | Apr 5th

The battle to reclaim and restore masculinity is a battle within ourselves. To win, we must constantly navigate the world around us. Today, I talk with you about anticipating life’s changes and the framework to overcome the unexpected. Instagram Twi...Show More
Setting Your Own Standards, Broadening Your Perspective, and the Benefits of Responsibility | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:19:26 | Apr 3rd

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about leveling the competitive playing field, holding yourself to the highest standards, the antithesis of manliness, and so much more… Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Support Order of Man by picking...Show More
Return to Masculinity | ELLIOTT HULSE

59:44 | Apr 2nd

With regards to being a man, it seems to me that society has watered down and diluted the definition of masculinity. And, although we may not consciously realize it, the shift from "capable man" - strong, bold, courageous, and proficient - to somethi...Show More
Destroy Your "Money Demons" | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

22:27 | Mar 29th

Each of us has our own scripts we tell ourselves about money. And, the scripts (both negative and positive) determine how we act with regard to our wealth. Today I talk about how to destroy the limiting beliefs about money that are keeping you back. ...Show More
Developing Patience, Pushing Outside Comfort Zones, and Embracing Change | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:16:09 | Mar 27th

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I discuss how to develop more patience, push outside of our comfort zones, build frameworks for success, and embrace change... Join us in our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council Enter to win a brand new Hoyt Helix bow Pl...Show More
Biohack Your Way to Health | BEN GREENFIELD

57:22 | Mar 26th

Making yourself healthy is one of the absolute best things that you can do for yourself and those you're working to serve. It's too bad that most of the information and the way we choose to live our lives is stacked against us. My guest today, the on...Show More
Reject Mediocrity, Embrace Excellence | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

30:35 | Mar 22nd

Unfortunately, too many men have embraced mediocrity in every facet of their lives. Maybe you have too. Today, I talk with you about why we must learn to reject and despise mediocrity 5 steps to embracing excellence... I hope you found value in the p...Show More
Overcoming Past Mistakes, the Power of Words, and Getting Your Wife on Board | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:14:45 | Mar 20th

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about how a man can overcome his past mistakes, the power of words and language, how to get his wife on board with new projects/business ventures, and so much more... Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council S...Show More
How to Invest, the Right Way | DR. DANIEL CROSBY

1:01:00 | Mar 19th

If building wealth was simply about math, we'd all be independently wealthy because we all know how to add and subtract. Seeing as how we're not all independently wealthy, there must be something else at play. And, it might surprise you to know that ...Show More
10 Tips to Crush Your Career | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

40:03 | Mar 15th

Your ability to excel in your career lies at the core of what it means to be a man - a provider. And, yet, career excellence remains so elusive for so many men. Here are 10 tips for crushing your career... Know the expectations Communicate effective...Show More
Fostering a Competitive Spirit, Fulfillment over Happiness, and Nightly Routines | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:22:33 | Mar 13th

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about the pursuit of meaning, fulfillment over happiness, nightly routines, fostering a competitive spirt, and so much more… Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council Support Order of Man by picking up some new...Show More
Politically Incorrect | CHAD PRATHER

1:02:45 | Mar 12th

If you're anything like me, you're fed up with the noise and nonsense we see in mainstream and social media. It seems that everywhere we turn and with everything we say, people are looking for reasons to be upset and/or offended. My guest today does ...Show More
Let Your Excuses Expire | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

19:38 | Mar 8th

As humans, we have an incredible ability to deflect and shift blame - sometimes relying on excuses that are decades old. Today, I talk about why, if you want to achieve what you're capable of, you have to let your excuses expire. Join our exclusive ...Show More
Exceeding the Call of Duty, Liberation from Social Media, and Difficult Conversations with Children| ASK ME ANYTHING

1:12:17 | Mar 6th

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about how to exceed the call of duty, liberate yourself from social media, bringing up difficult conversations, what it means to love, and so much more... Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council Support Order...Show More
Minimize Your Digital Use, Maximize Your Life | CAL NEWPORT

1:14:00 | Mar 5th

There is no question that we are increasingly committing ourselves to digital use. The fact is that our use of digital technology has presented us with some opportunities never before available in the history of mankind. But that doesn't mean it does...Show More
Courage, Competence, Confidence | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

32:19 | Mar 1st

Confidence is something a lot of men struggle with. Unfortunately, it's also something a lot of men believe you either have or you don't. That just isn't the case. As with any skill, it can be developed through intentional action. Here are ten steps ...Show More
Building a Band of Brothers, Critical Survival Skills, and Fitness for a Busy Schedule | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:16:12 | Feb 27th

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I discuss why you need to build a band of brothers, survival skills all men must know, maintaining fitness with a busy schedule, and so much more... Check out our latest course, Podcast Pro (we start on March 1st, 2018) Join...Show More
Pay Your Dues | SAL FRISELLA

1:09:00 | Feb 26th

Every single one of us has to start somewhere. When we look at the guys at the top, however, it's easy for us to jump to the conclusion that they've always been there. What we fail to see is the years of toil, effort, and struggle that those men at t...Show More
Bread and Circuses | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

28:53 | Feb 22nd

It's so easy to be distracted with things that don't matter. Unfortunately, social media companies and media conglomerates are hoping that you are. And, not only that, they're banking on their ability keep you distracted with cheap thrills and tactic...Show More
Rewrite Limiting Scripts, Become More Decisive, Time Management Strategies | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:32:34 | Feb 20th

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about how to rewrite limiting scripts, teaching children how to be deep thinkers, time management strategies, becoming more decisive, and so much more... Check out our latest course, Podcast Pro (we start on March 1st...Show More
No Risk, No Reward | TREVOR THOMPSON

48:08 | Feb 19th

Risk is something everyone is exposed to whether you're simply driving to work or jumping out of airplanes and off rocks, like my guest, Trevor Thompson does. And, with as much exposure to risk and the inherent dangers that come with it we expose our...Show More
The Rules of Wealth | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

43:07 | Feb 15th

The rules of wealth are simple. They're not always easy to follow but they are simple. And, once you know what they are, you're much more likely to build massive amounts of wealth in your life. Today, I walk you through 12 of them. Know your "wealth...Show More
Unscripted with the Mrs., Part II | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:48:11 | Feb 13th

Today, I'm joined by my lovely wife for round two. We talk about effective communication, whether or not women like flowers, persevering through a separation, moving the family across the country, and respecting each other's boundaries. Check out ou...Show More
How to be Funny and Why You Should Care | KEITH YACKEY

1:18:04 | Feb 12th

No one ever accused me of being funny but that doesn't mean I don't see the value of humor and comedy in life and in society in general. Today, I'm joined by my good friend, Keith Yackey, who over the past couple of years has transitioned from the co...Show More
Raising Queens: 10 Strategies for Raising Daughters | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

31:50 | Feb 8th

Raising daughters is no easy task. In part 2 of our "Raising" series, I share 10 strategies for raising them right. Teach them to be self-reliant Help them understand their self-worth is not tied to sex Model the ideal man Encourage kindness, compas...Show More
The Lost Art of Communication, Finding a Calling, The Meaning of Sports | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:26:10 | Feb 6th

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about the lost art of communication, how and why to find a calling, and the meaning and significance of sports. These questions come from our Patreon members, Iron Council brothers, and Facebook group members. Please ...Show More
Rise Above the Victim Mentality | TRAVIS MILLS

1:13:05 | Feb 5th

A couple months ago when I was out in Maine, I had the opportunity to sit down with an absolutely incredible man who went from lying nearly dead on the battlefield of Afghanistan to losing portions of both his arms and legs to now running an organiza...Show More
Raising Kings: 10 Strategies for Shaping Boys Into Men | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

31:27 | Feb 1st

It's no surprise to you that our sons are slipping behind on just about every relevant metric available. Let me share with you 10 strategies for molding our boys into the men they're capable of becoming. ORDER OF MAN LEGACY Please leave us an iTunes ...Show More
Managing Expectations, Overcoming an Inferiority Complex, and Eliminating Cover Contracts | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:26:14 | Jan 30th

Today, Kipp and I discuss why men need to manage expectations, how to overcome an inferiority complex, why we need to eliminate "cover contracts," and much more. These questions come from our Patreon members, Iron Council brothers, and Facebook grou...Show More
Become the Hunter | DONNIE VINCENT

1:19:09 | Jan 29th

As many of you know, I have begun to immerse myself more deeply in the world of hunting. I've always been fascinated with the life and mindset of a hunter but never grew up being too exposed to it. Now that I am, my mind has been opened to what it tr...Show More
An Attack on Masculinity?

43:35 | Jan 25th

Is there an attack on masculinity? Today, I answer that question, address the notion of "toxic masculinity," explain the origins of the demise of masculinity, and share 10 strategies for re-introducing masculinity and manliness to a society that need...Show More
5 Skills to Teach Young Men, Man's Search for Meaning, and Reclaiming Your Sovereignty | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:04:05 | Jan 23rd

Today, Kipp and I discuss 5 skills to teach young men, the book, Man's Search for Meaning, how to reclaim your sovereignty, and so much more. These questions come from our Patreon members, Iron Council brothers, and Facebook group members. Please le...Show More
DAVID GOGGINS | Master Your Mind and Defy the Odds

1:37:00 | Jan 22nd

The mind is a powerful thing. It can be used as a tremendous source of good or a tremendous source of destruction in your life. The way you choose to train and use it could, quite literally, be the only thing keeping you from accomplishing your great...Show More
Plant Your Feet and Square Your Shoulders to the Enemy | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

28:55 | Jan 18th

"Be brave, my heart. Plant your feet and square your shoulders to the enemy. Meet him among the man-killing spears. Hold your ground. In victory, do not brag; in defeat, do not weep." Archilochus ORDER OF MAN LEGACY Please leave us...Show More
Strategy Vs. Execution, Dealing with a Bad Boss, and Not Making Yourself the Victim | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:23:11 | Jan 16th

Today, Kipp and I talk about striking the balance between strategy and execution, dealing with a bad boss, not making yourself into a victim, transitioning battle plans, and so much more. Order of Man
TJ DILLASHAW | The Fighter's Mindset

49:44 | Jan 15th

If you follow the UFC at all, you know exactly who my guest today is. His name is TJ Dillashaw and he is the current UFC Bantamweight Champion and is fighting this weekend for the UFC Flyweight Championship. Today, we talk about what it means to figh...Show More
How to Build a Profitable Online Business | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

46:18 | Jan 11th

Building a profitable online business is likely something a lot of you have thought about. Frankly speaking, launching and growing Order of Man has been a very rewarding experience, mentally, emotionally, and financially. Today, I want to pull back t...Show More
Books Every Man Should Read, Masculine Skill Sets, and Solving Your Own Problems | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:11:43 | Jan 9th

Today, Kipp Sorensen takes this one solo and talks about books every man should own in his library, masculine skill sets to pass on to children, and solving your own problems. These questions come from our Patreon members, Iron Council brothers, and...Show More
How to Become a Millionaire | CHRIS HOGAN

57:22 | Jan 8th

Finance isn't something a whole lot of people enjoy talking about but if you want to achieve success in your life and truly become the man you're capable of becoming, learning how to manage the little green pieces of paper we call money is crucial. T...Show More
The Triple Threat of Masculinity | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

21:36 | Jan 4th

“The superior man is he who develops, in harmonious proportions, his moral, intellectual, and physical nature. This should be the end at which men of all classes should aim, and it is this only which constitutes real greatness.” - Douglas Jerrold. w...Show More
Rebuilding Trust, Deep Networking, and Raising Boys and Girls | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:03:34 | Jan 2nd

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about how to rebuild trust, how to build a deep network, and the differences and similarities between teaching boys and girls. These questions come from our Patreon members, Iron Council brothers, and Facebook group m...Show More
Lead Yourself Before Leading Others | LEIF BABIN

48:28 | Jan 1st

Most men are infatuated with leading others in some capacity. I get it, I believe the capacity and desire to lead is hardwired into our DNA. That said, too many men want to lead others without effectively leading themselves. Today, I am joined by for...Show More
Discipline is the Great Equalizer | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

29:43 | Dec 28th, 2018

You may not have been blessed with strength, smarts, good looks, wealth, or connections. But none of that matters. What matters is that you have 100% control over your level of discipline. And, discipline is the great equalizer. Please leave us a ra...Show More
Embracing Suffering, Free Masonry, and the Power of Rituals and Traditions | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:45:16 | Dec 26th, 2018

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about why it's critical we embrace suffering, our take on Free Masonry, the power of rituals and traditions, and how to overcome past regrets. These questions come from our Patreon members, Iron Council brothers, and ...Show More
The Terminal List | JACK CARR

1:19:22 | Dec 24th, 2018

Gentlemen, I've got a bit of a different one lined up for you today as I have a conversation with the very first fictional author we've had on the podcast. His name is Jack Carr and he is the author of The Terminal List (which is an incredible book) ...Show More
Craft and Execute the Perfect Battle Plan | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

34:08 | Dec 21st, 2018

Most men are too consumed with the day-to-day minutiae to give themselves the margin needed to create a compelling vision and plan for the future. Today, I talk about how to create and execute a perfect plan for a better life moving forward. www.ord...Show More
No Apologies, "Task Stacking", and Being Friends with the Opposite Sex | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:09:20 | Dec 19th, 2018

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about offering fewer apologies to other people, how to incorporate the strategy of task stacking, whether or not men should be friends with the opposite sex, and so much more. These questions come from our Patreon mem...Show More
Archery 101 | JOHN DUDLEY

1:18:38 | Dec 18th, 2018

Over the past several months, it's likely that you've seen more archery and bow hunting pictures and topics from me. That's because, for the last year, I've really begun to immerse myself in becoming better bow hunter. That said, I've gotten so many ...Show More
When So-Called "Victims" Became the Victors | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

39:53 | Dec 14th, 2018

We've come to a very sad and quite pathetic point where the so-called "victims" dictate the tone of the conversation and direction of society. Today, I tell you why we all ought to reject the trend and what we, as men, should be doing instead. www.o...Show More
A Father's Role, Appreciating the Grind, and Overcoming Past Regrets | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:15:47 | Dec 12th, 2018

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about the one thing every father must do, learning to appreciate the day-to-day grind, how to overcome past regrets, the power of "negative visualization," and so much more. These questions come from our Patreon member...Show More
How Porn Erodes and Undermines Masculinity | J.K EMEZI

56:44 | Dec 11th, 2018

Pornography is something that all men have likely engaged in to some degree. What's fascinating is the debate that ensues whenever someone suggests that pornography is not good for men. My guest today, JK Emezi, makes the case for why we ought to eng...Show More
Buy Windshield Wipers Before it Rains | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

30:47 | Dec 7th, 2018

David Gilmore said, "The real man gains renown by standing between his family and destruction, absorbing the blows of fate with equanimity." The question then remains, are you adequately prepared to stand in front of your family when the wolf comes ...Show More
Dealing With a Negative Boss, Course Correcting Along the Way, Focusing on Strength and Weaknesses | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:06:01 | Dec 5th, 2018

Today, Kipp and I talk about how to deal with a negative boss, getting back on track when you slip up, whether or not a man should focus on his strengths or weaknesses, and what it means to be a man. These questions come from our Patreon members, Iro...Show More
Learning from the Great Ancients | SCOTT HAMBRICK

58:15 | Dec 4th, 2018

We all have access to the world's greatest minds, philosophies, experiments, and ideas. All it takes for us to tap into these is to crack open what my guest refers to as a Great Book, and unlock the lost thoughts, ideas, and secrets to a successful l...Show More
War on Weakness | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

29:15 | Nov 30th, 2018

It's painfully obvious that men are becoming weaker both physically and mentally. A large part of it may have to do with the changing landscape of our day-to-day lives but that doesn't negate the need for strong men in an otherwise weak society. Tod...Show More
What is Bravery, Can Ego be Positive, and How to Deal with a Bad Boss | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:25:09 | Nov 28th, 2018

Today, we talk about what it means to be brave, how to keep going when you don't see the progress you'd like, whether or not ego can be used as a positive, overcoming the fear of success, and how to deal with a bad boss. These questions come from our...Show More
How to Build a Profitable Movement | BRIAN ROSE

1:12:55 | Nov 27th, 2018

I know a lot of men who listen to the podcast are interested in turning a simple idea into a movement much like we've created here at Order of Man. And, more than simply a movement, finding a way to turn that movement into a profitable career and sou...Show More
My Gratitude For You and Vision for Order of Man | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

41:48 | Nov 23rd, 2018

It would be remiss of me not to express my gratitude this weekend for you and the other blessings I've enjoyed this year. I also want to talk with you about some of the problems I see in society, who this movement is for, and my vision for the future...Show More
The Power of Consistency, How to Create Your Own "Luck," and How to Improve Intimacy | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:42:49 | Nov 21st, 2018

Today we talk about how critical consistency is in achieving your goals, whether or not "luck exists and how to create more of it, and how to improve intimacy in your romantic relationships. These questions come from our Patreon members, Iron Council...Show More

59:33 | Nov 20th, 2018

"Man up" is a term that is likely to trigger a lot of people in the world today. It's too bad because the term is so misunderstood by society and so powerful when there is a clear understanding of what it actually means. My guest today, Mr. Bedros Ke...Show More
A Man and his Stewardship | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

28:02 | Nov 16th, 2018

Today, I talk about a man's responsibility to be a good steward over himself, his resources, and those he has an obligation for. Too many men today are living the antithesis of a good steward by shirking personal responsibility and accountability in ...Show More
Avoiding the Comparison Trap, Pushing Through Challenges, and Rebuilding Strained Relationships | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:18:59 | Nov 14th, 2018

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about keeping yourself out of the "comparison trap," pushing through change and challenges, and how to rebuild strained relationships. These questions come from our Patreon members, Iron Council brothers, and Facebook...Show More
Turning Tragedy into Triumph | SIDNEY SMITH

42:15 | Nov 13th, 2018

Every once in a while, you meet someone so special you know you need to connect more with that person. Today, I have the opportunity to share my conversation with one of those people, Sidney Smith. I met him briefly at a 5k then spent a couple hours ...Show More
Being a Good Man VS. Being Good at Being a Man | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

21:26 | Nov 9th, 2018

There is a difference between simply being a good man and being good at being a man. Today, I talk about the differences and why it's critical we learn to embrace the performative excellence that comes with the active role of being good at being a ma...Show More
What is Honor, How to Get Noticed at Work, and Prioritizing Information with Application | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:20:01 | Nov 7th, 2018

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I answer questions regarding honor, character, and integrity, how to get noticed at work, instilling toughness in our children, how I am influenced by, and how to prioritize information with application These questions come ...Show More
Max Out Your Life | ED MYLETT

54:35 | Nov 6th, 2018

10 years ago, I found myself listening to CDs from my guest while driving between financial advisory appointments. He had no idea how influential he would be in my life as I frustratingly attempted to build my first business. 10 years later, I have t...Show More
Become a Man of Value | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

24:17 | Nov 2nd, 2018

Today, I talk about becoming a man of value, why it's critical we learn to add more than we take, and a three-step formula for making yourself more valuable to others. Please leave us a rating and review!
Overcoming a Failed Relationship, Dismissing the term "Fragile Masculinity," and Reversing the Tide of Fatherless Homes | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:19:15 | Oct 31st, 2018

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about overcoming failed relationships, dismissing the term, "fragile masculinity," reversing the tide of fatherless homes, and so much more... These questions come from our Patreon members, Iron Council brothers, and ...Show More
Stop Being So Nice | DR. AZIZ GAZIPURA

52:25 | Oct 30th, 2018

One of the most common challenges I see men face is their inability to overcome being too nice. Don't get me wrong, being nice is great but when it comes at the expense of your own well-being, it becomes a problem. Today, I am joined by psychologist,...Show More
Unscripted with the Mrs. | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

1:23:00 | Oct 26th, 2018

Today, I'm joined by one of my favorite people on the planet, my wife, Mrs. Tricia Michler. Together we field questions from our Iron Council and Facebook members and cover everything from how we support each other, how to deal with the travel and de...Show More
The Myth of "Toxic Masculinity," Overcoming the Fear of Failure, and Addressing False Rape Accusations | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:25:53 | Oct 24th, 2018

Today, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about some deeper and more serious issues than we've addressed in the past like the myth of "Toxic Masculinity," addressing false rape allegations, current trends in society that impact both men and women, and, on a no...Show More
Hardening the Body and Mind | BOBBY MAXIMUS

1:01:00 | Oct 23rd, 2018

Each and every one of us has a desire to strengthen our bodies and minds. Why is it then that so many men struggle when it comes to the training they know will improve every area of their lives? This is a question my guest, Bobby Maximus, has been an...Show More
Rise From the Ashes | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

19:07 | Oct 19th, 2018

Each and every one of us is likely to face catastrophic events and circumstances in our lives. We can retreat and wallow in our own self-pity or find a way to rise from the ashes. Here's a system for the latter. Please leav...Show More
Optimize Your Day, Develop Discipline, and Overcome Resistance | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:15:48 | Oct 17th, 2018

In this Ask Me Anything, Kipp Sorensen and answer questions about optimizing your day, developing and maintaining discipline, overcoming resistance, how to prioritize activities, and so much more. These questions come from our Patreon members, Iron ...Show More
Living Life on Your Terms | JP Dinnell

1:05:16 | Oct 16th, 2018

It's not a surprise to you that there is so much noise and nonsense that attempts to engage our focus and keep us distracted from the things that truly matter. And, if you're one of the few men who has actually taken the time to identify what you rea...Show More
Own Your Emotions, Do Not Allow Them To Own You | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

19:12 | Oct 12th, 2018

It's likely in the not-so-distant-past you've allowed your emotions to get the better of you. It's easy to do so in the heat of the moment. We've all been there. Today, I share a very effective 5-step formula for owning your emotions more effectively...Show More
Making Amends for Past Wrongdoings, Should You Care What People Think of You, and the Importance of Friends | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:17:53 | Oct 10th, 2018

In this Ask Me Anything, Kipp Sorensen and answer questions about overcoming past wrongdoings, finding male friends, the difference between ego and pride, and whether or not we should care about what people think of us. These questions come from our...Show More
Purpose, Passion, and Profit | EVAN HAFER

58:10 | Oct 9th, 2018

So many men believe that the terms purpose and profit are mutually exclusive - that for one to exist, the other can't. That just isn't the case. In fact, when you learn to align your purpose and passion with the ability to make a profit, you have a g...Show More
Live by a Code, or Die Without One

24:25 | Oct 5th, 2018

Every man should live by a code, an operating system by which we will live his life. Without one, it's easy to get lost in the moment and conduct ourselves in a way that's incongruent with the way we view who we are. Today, I talk about why a code i...Show More
The Critical Difference Between Pride and Ego, Overcoming Toxic Relationships, and the Power of the Patriarch | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:19:23 | Oct 3rd, 2018

In this Ask Me Anything, Kipp Sorensen and answer questions about how to leave a significant legacy, getting over toxic relationships, the law of attraction, the importance of a patriarch in a family, and our obligation to serve in the community. Th...Show More
A More Complete Beast | JACK DONOVAN

1:07:17 | Oct 2nd, 2018

What does it mean to be a complete beast? This is a question my guest, Jack Donovan, attempts to answer in his latest book, appropriately titled, A More Complete Beast. There is a reason the title is likely to resonate with you, as a man. Each of us ...Show More
Leave Your Legacy | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

26:11 | Sep 28th, 2018

Whether we realize it or not, every single one of us is leaving a legacy. We can do that by default or we can be intentional and deliberate about what we leave behind long after we're dead and gone. Today, I share a quick recap of our inaugural Lega...Show More
Increasing Influence, Overcoming Overwhelm and Insecurity, and Filling Your Cup First | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:09:20 | Sep 26th, 2018

In this Ask Me Anything, Kipp Sorensen and I talk influence and leadership, not wrapping up your identity in outside factors, overcoming overwhelm and insecurity, and so much more. These questions come from our Patreon Members. Please leave us a rat...Show More
Set Yourself Free | PETE ROBERTS

1:32:35 | Sep 25th, 2018

Everyone once in a while you have the opportunity to sit down and talk with someone like you've known them for years. Although me and my guest today, Pete Roberts, have only known each other for six months or so, we share some core values when it com...Show More
10 Ways to Win With Your Kids | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

24:57 | Sep 21st, 2018

I can think of very few things as important as the role of fatherhood. Unfortunately, too many men are way too willing to step down from the mantle of fatherhood and into the lower tier of "buddy" or "bro." Today, I share 10 strategies for ensuring ...Show More
Taking Risks, Bridging the Gap Between Science and Spirituality, and Instilling Discipline in Children| ASK ME ANYTHING

1:19:09 | Sep 19th, 2018

In this Ask Me Anything, Kipp Sorensen and I talk about man's propensity to take risks, how to reconcile the gap between science and spirituality, and how to foster discipline in children without breaking their spirit. Patreon Members Please leave u...Show More
Leadership Lessons Learned in Combat | Dave Berke

1:06:06 | Sep 18th, 2018

Becoming better leaders is something all of us are striving to become. And, there's no better place to learn how to be an effective leader than the battlefield of Ramadi, Iraq during one of the most dangerous times during the Iraq War. My guest today...Show More
20 Tips to Winning With Your Wife | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

33:58 | Sep 14th, 2018

One of the most common challenges among men is the relationship with their wife. It's not really all that surprising. Anytime two people come together with their own set of experiences, perspectives, upbringing, cultures, and backgrounds, there's bou...Show More
Creating a Rite of Passage, Becoming More Decisive, and Your One Objective as a Leader| ASK ME ANYTHING

1:07:32 | Sep 12th, 2018

Today, me and Kipp Sorensen cover how to become more decisive and still open ourselves up to new information, how to create effective rites of passages, establishing healthy boundaries, and your one key objective as a leader. Patreon Members Please ...Show More
JOCKO WILLINK | The Dichotomy of Leadership

1:15:45 | Sep 11th, 2018

Extreme Ownership is a philosophy that has been coined by Navy SEALs, Jocko Willink and Leif Babin, and one that most of you listening are familiar with. But when does extreme ownership become too much? That's a question my guest, Jocko Willink, has ...Show More
No One Owes You a Thing | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

17:33 | Sep 7th, 2018

It seems there's a growing trend of entitlement in society today. Everywhere you turn, people are demanding results they haven't earned - a minimum wage, job security, health insurance, happiness, a minimum standard of living, etc., etc., etc. Then,...Show More
Violence as a Virtue, Overcoming a Victimhood Mentality, and Dealing with a Separation| ASK ME ANYTHING

1:12:03 | Sep 5th, 2018

Today, we field questions from the Order of Man Facebook Group on becoming more motivated, living in integrity, dealing with a separation, overcoming a victimhood mentality, violence as a virtue, and so much more. Please leave us a rating and review...Show More

1:02:40 | Sep 4th, 2018

There is no question, our boys are in trouble. Take a look at any metric and it becomes painfully obvious that our young men are falling behind - violence, grades, drug abuse, and suicide to name a few. The questions is not, "Is it happening?" but, "...Show More
A Primer on Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

1:02:08 | Sep 1st, 2018

Today, Ryan Michler and Kipp Sorensen discuss Origin's Jiu-Jitsu Immersion Camp, the "x-factor," how to build more confidence, how to get started in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and why every man should consider some sort of martial art. ...Show More
Disciplining Children, Dealing with ADHD/PTSD, and Overcoming Addiction | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:07:33 | Aug 29th, 2018

This week, Ryan Michler and Kipp Sorensen field questions from members of the Order of Man Facebook Group. They cover disciplining children, dealing with ADHD/PTSD, overcoming addiction, and so much more. Please leave us a rating and review!
The Softer Side of Violence | IAN STRIMBECK

1:00:50 | Aug 28th, 2018

Violence isn't a word a lot of people believe should be attributed to men and his responsibilities. We know that isn't true because we believe that the ability to violence is not only within us, it can be harnessed to keep ourselves and others protec...Show More
Make Yourself Proud | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

23:57 | Aug 24th, 2018

Too many men are searching for external validation from their friends, family, and colleagues. The problem with that is that it's beyond your control. The far superior path is to learn to make yourself proud. The rest will take care of itself. www.or...Show More
Establishing Boundaries, Boosting Testosterone, and Every Day Carries | ASK ME ANYTHING

1:06:11 | Aug 22nd, 2018

Today, Ryan Michler and Kipp Sorensen field questions from members of the Order of Man Facebook Group. They cover how to establish effective boundaries, boosting testosterone naturally, and what should be included in an "Every Day Carry." Connect wi...Show More
179: How to Develop More Grit | Brian Call

1:15:30 | Aug 21st, 2018

We live in a culture of ultimate softness but there seems to be a resurgence of men who understand the value of being tough, resilient, and gritty. These are the men I aspire to be more like because I understand how crucial it is, as Theodore Rooseve...Show More
Patience is a Virtue, Passivity is Not | FRIDAY FIELD NOTES

24:59 | Aug 17th, 2018

One of my biggest struggles is patience. I think the same holds true for any high-achieving man. We tend to want the results immediately. Unfortunately, it just doesn't work that way. That, however, does not mean we need to sit back and simply wait f...Show More
AMA 001: Overcoming Guilt, Supporting Your Wife in Stress, and Changing the Future

1:00:42 | Aug 15th, 2018

In our first-ever "Ask Me Anything," Ryan Michler and Kipp Sorensen field questions from members of the Order of Man Facebook Group. They cover how one overcomes guilt and past mistakes, how to support a wife with a stressful job, how to change the f...Show More
178: Free Markets, Finding Purpose, and Forging Fitness | Sal Di Stefano

2:05:15 | Aug 14th, 2018

There is so much to talk about in the world today but very few people who are capable of having an intelligent conversation about some sensitive subjects without completely losing their minds. Today, I am joined again by my friend, Sal Di Stefano to ...Show More
FFN 120: Grow a Spine

20:59 | Aug 10th, 2018

Unfortunately, finding a man of character, conviction, and principle has become increasingly difficult. More and more, men are becoming wishy-washy, weak, cowardly, and otherwise pathetic. Today, I share 5 simple strategies every man can employ to g...Show More
177: Building a Business of Meaning and Significance | Jordan Harbertson

1:23:00 | Aug 7th, 2018

Building a business is something on so many men's minds. I can't even begin to count how many men I hear from who are unsatisfied with where they are with regards to their professional life and career path. Today, I talk with my good friend, Jordan H...Show More
FFN 119: How a Man Builds a Team

28:34 | Aug 3rd, 2018

Most men know how critical it is to build a team around him but very few men invest the time, energy, and resources into building one. Today I talk about why a team is so important and share five strategies for building a powerful group of men who wi...Show More
176: Be Legendary | Bert Sorin

1:05:35 | Jul 31st, 2018

Legendary is a term we hear often. But, when is the last time you actually thought about what it meant? Being legendary is about creating and living a life in which the principles and lessons you leave behind will last long after you're dead and gone...Show More
FFN 118: What is Masculinity?

21:23 | Jul 27th, 2018

There's a lot of talk about "evolving the definition" of masculinity. What a shame since masculinity has driven much of the positive growth we enjoy in society today. Couple the desire to change what masculinity is with the confusion about what it is...Show More
175: Overcoming Drug Addiction | Court McGee

1:09:00 | Jul 24th, 2018

Addiction is something a lot of men are facing. Whether it's an addiction to alcohol, pornography, or drugs, it is something that can be overcome. Today, I am joined by UFC fighter, Court McGee, to talk about his battle with addiction and his ability...Show More
FFN 117: How a Man Markets Himself

24:08 | Jul 20th, 2018

Learning to market yourself is such a critical skill to develop. Whether you're working to secure a promotion, get a date, pick up new clients, or enlist your children in getting the chores done, your ability to market yourself effectively will spell...Show More
174: Yoga Fitness for Men | Dean Pohlman

47:15 | Jul 17th, 2018

Let's be honest, Yoga isn't a thought you'd immediately conjure up as manly. But, as I've recently discovered, participating in Yoga has significantly improved my performance, strength, and fitness all of which every man should be striving to improve...Show More
FFN 116: How to Find a Hobby

19:22 | Jul 13th, 2018

Today, we talk about the importance of finding a hobby and 5 strategies for finding hobbies that engage your mind and soul. It's easy to dismiss the notion of carving out time for ourselves considering all our responsibilities but it's imperative if ...Show More
173: The Man Diet | Chad Howse

45:15 | Jul 10th, 2018

There is no shortage of diet and nutrition advice out there. Most of it is hype, gimmicky, extremely biased, and untested/unfounded. It's no wonder though as most of us are after the quick fix to a lifetime of making bad food and exercise choices. To...Show More
FFN 115: The Path of Most Resistence

17:21 | Jul 6th, 2018

The path of most resistance. It's a term you'll rarely hear. That's because we, as men, are hard-wired to look for the path of least resistance. And, while there's merit to being efficient and effective in the quickest, most convenient way possible, ...Show More
172: Work, Don't Whine | Brandon Lilly

1:08:19 | Jul 3rd, 2018

Every man, at some point, will lose his way. It's not really a question of "if" but a question of "when." When that day comes, the way you decided to face that adversity will spell the difference in you overcoming or succumbing. My guest today, power...Show More
FFN 114: Fixing Your Marriage by Fixing Yourself

29:56 | Jun 29th, 2018

There are a lot of men who want to fix their marriages. While it sounds counterintuitive, the best way to fix your marriage is to fix yourself. Because, when you improve who you are as a man and how you're showing up as a husband, you're naturally go...Show More
171: Leading From the Top | Lt. Col. Scott Mann

46:41 | Jun 26th, 2018

Every man will, at some point, be placed in a position of leadership, whether it's in the walls of his home, a new project at work, a promotion, ecclesiastical services, with friends, or simply leading himself. His ability to lead effectively will sp...Show More
FFN 113: No Victims Here

21:46 | Jun 22nd, 2018

So many men love to play the victim card. They believe everybody and everything is stacked against them. In reality, we know that's not true. Here's why people do it and 5 ways to avoid making yourself into a victim. Pleas...Show More
Becoming a Minimalist | Joshua Becker

46:41 | Jun 19th, 2018

Every time you turn around, you're bombarded with a thousand ads, a million choices, and an endless supply of options and "opportunities." It's becoming increasingly difficult to manage the landscape of the ever-growing decisions that need to be made...Show More
FFN 112: The Systematic Softening of Society

26:59 | Jun 15th, 2018

Society is becoming softer. Society is becoming weaker. This idea of softness is perpetuated by much of society, the school system, media, and entertainment and Hollywood. We do ourselves a huge disservice when we overlook the importance of being str...Show More
The Disciplined Pursuit of Less | Greg McKeown

53:01 | Jun 12th, 2018

In a world where everyone and everything is clamoring for your attention, it is becomingly increasingly difficult to focus on the vital few as opposed to the trivial many. My guest today, Greg McKeown, the New York Times Bestselling Author of Essenti...Show More
FFN 111: How to Command Respect

23:20 | Jun 8th, 2018

I see so many men who don't have any level of respect for themselves let alone being able to command any respect from others. I was noticing the other day as I was walking to the post office, that there were people who wouldn't even look me in the ey...Show More
Forging Mental Toughness | Ryan Lange

43:22 | Jun 5th, 2018

We all know that we need to be mentally tough. There's no question of that. Yet, forging mental toughness seems to be one of the most elusive pursuits. All of us know how to develop physical toughness but rarely do we have any practices in place that...Show More
FFN 110: The Rise of the Peter Pans

24:21 | Jun 1st, 2018

We've all seen the movie, Peter Pan. It's fictional work but it seems that more and more it paints an eerily familiar picture with what we see in the boys who never want to grow up into men. I'll give you a prime example. Just the other day, there wa...Show More
Dreaming Big and Writing Your Own Story | Charlie Jabaley

57:16 | May 29th, 2018

All of us have a story. We all have a past. Our prior circumstances define who we are today but do not have to define who we will become moving forward. Too bad most of us never learn to rewrite the script. Today, I am joined by a friend and man who ...Show More
FFN 109: How We Stop School Shootings

21:42 | May 25th, 2018

Every time we turn around it seems like there's yet another school shooting. And, from what I can see, we're addressing this from a very surface level perspective. This is not about gun control. This is not about gun regulation. In fact, I don't even...Show More
ITT 012: Overcoming the Grip of Depression and Suicide| John Gilliland

21:32 | May 23rd, 2018

Today, I talk with John Gilliland about overcoming multiple suicide attempts, rising from the guilt and shame associated with it, using addiction in a positive way, and lifting yourself out of the bottom. Please leave us a rating and review: www.orde...Show More
166: Why Men Should Compete | Jake Thompson

46:21 | May 22nd, 2018

Competition is such a critical component of our journey to develop masculinity and manliness. Too bad it's often viewed as an unnecessary and antiquated way of operating by much of society. Heaven forbid we hold ourselves to a high standard and teach...Show More
FFN 108: Bridging the Integrity Gap

18:55 | May 18th, 2018

There is a gap in most men's lives and, in fact, I would argue in every man's life. This gap represents what we know we should be doing versus the things that we're actually doing. This is the integrity gap. The larger that gap is, the less fulfilled...Show More
ITT 011: Execution of Discipline | Cody Duffney

16:48 | May 16th, 2018

Today, I talk with Cody Duffney about the execution of discipline, the power of internal reflection, correcting mistakes quickly, and accepting points of weakness. Please leave us a rating and review: Visit us at www.orderof...Show More
165: Boys Adrift | Dr. Leonard Sax

50:31 | May 15th, 2018

Continuing on the theme from last week (because I believe this is such a critical topic right now), today we talk about the fact that young boys seem to be going astray. The school system is stacked against them, society seems to be dismissing mascul...Show More
FFN 107: Crafting the Perfect Morning Routine

18:50 | May 11th, 2018

Today, I want to talk about such an important topic and one which is easy to overlook simply because we’ve all heard about it so often. That said, I believe establishing a healthy morning routine is one of the most important things you can do during ...Show More
ITT 010: Training the Mind | Joshua Laycock

22:51 | May 9th, 2018

Today, I talk with Joshua Laycock about his awakening, why "good enough" is your enemy, the power of your potential, and how to train your mind. Please leave us a rating and review: Visit us at
164: A Man's Responsibility to Future Generations | Matt Labrum

52:55 | May 8th, 2018

This one is special to me. As most of you know, I grew up without a permanent father figure in my life. I've mentioned in the past that there was a select group of men who helped mold and shape me into the man that I am today. I'm not sure there is a...Show More
FFN 106: The Folly of "Zero Fu*ks Given"

14:39 | May 4th, 2018

You’ve likely heard of the phrase “zero fu*ks given.” While I can understand to a degree what anyone may be saying when they use that term, I can’t help but see the mistake in that line of thinking – especially for men. Your job is the exact opposite...Show More
ITT 009: From Complacency to Contentment | Doug Hershberger

15:42 | May 2nd, 2018

Today, I talk with Doug Hershberger about losing massive weight, stoicism, learning to control what you can, being a steward over yourself, and moving from complacency to contentment. Please leave us a rating and review: Vis...Show More
163: The True Cost of Liberty | Braxton McCoy

1:02:21 | May 1st, 2018

Guys, if you listen to just one of my podcast, please make it be this one. Today, I am joined by my friend and fellow soldier, Braxton McCoy. He and I served in Iraq together in 2005-2006. One day we were playing softball together and the next day, I...Show More
FFN 105: Leaders are Readers

15:51 | Apr 27th, 2018

Some of the greatest men the world has ever known are voracious readers. Teddy Roosevelt was said to read a book every morning. General James Mattis is said to have a library of over 600 books. Bill Gates reads a book a week. Mark Cuban reads for 3 h...Show More
ITT 008: Turning Information Into Application | Pierre Azzam

24:45 | Apr 25th, 2018

Today, I talk with Pierre Azzam about overcoming introversion, the feeling of being lost and turning information into application. Please leave us a rating and review: Visit us at
162: Tapping Into Your Hidden Networks | David Burkus

49:50 | Apr 24th, 2018

There is no such thing as the self-made man. While I can certainly understand and even appreciate the gesture, the truth is that every successful man had some help along the way. That help usually comes in the form of others. My guest today is Dav...Show More
FFN 104: Building a Thriving Tribe

11:44 | Apr 20th, 2018

I want to talk with you about building a thriving tribe. Now, this may be a conversation geared towards those who are working to build their own business/social media tribes like we’ve done here but, really, it’s for any man who wants to lead. And, a...Show More
ITT 007: Taking Ownership in Divorce | Kipp Sorensen

22:00 | Apr 18th, 2018

Today, I talk with Kipp Sorensen about taking complete ownership in divorce, being more emotionally available in relationships, and living a life of integrity and authenticity. Please leave us a rating and review: Visit us a...Show More
161: Saved From Success | Dale Partridge

48:19 | Apr 17th, 2018

Today, we talk about something we've never directly addressed on this podcast, God. Before you tune me out based on that word alone, I believe that regardless of what you believe, there is something to be learned in every conversation and every exper...Show More
FFN 103: Building a Tribe, Developing Confidence, and the Drive for Bigger and Better

26:21 | Apr 13th, 2018

Today, I answer questions from Facebook about building a tribe, creating a network of connections, developing discipline and confidence, how to help sons with their anger, and improve the drive for bigger and better. Pleas...Show More
ITT 006: Overcoming an Alcohol Addiction | Scott Pinyard

16:53 | Apr 11th, 2018

Today, I talk with Scott Pinyard about overcoming an alcohol addiction, becoming a better role model for our children, and how to eliminate debt. Please leave us a rating and review: Visit us at
160: The Value Proposition | Tyler Harris

44:35 | Apr 10th, 2018

Adding value is a phrase we'll all heard. Like any word the marketers of the world get ahold of, it begins to lose some of it's meaning when it's overused. But that overuse doesn't make it any less valuable as a strategy for growth and success. My gu...Show More
FFN 102: Fuel to the Fire

15:00 | Apr 6th, 2018

I spend a lot of time talking to men on a daily basis. One thing I’m always intrigued by is the fire that I can see (or can’t see) simply by looking into their eyes. It’s been said that “the eyes are the window to the soul.” If that’s true, you can t...Show More
ITT 005: The Mental Fight Club| Reece Carter

20:13 | Apr 4th, 2018

Today, I talk with Reece Carter about the power of a mental fight club, why you need to stop lying to yourself, and how to harness healthy competition. Please leave us a rating and review: Visit us at
159: Embrace the Suffering | Rorke Denver

54:16 | Apr 3rd, 2018

Suffering isn't typically something people like to attract in their lives but the reality is you cannot fully escape it. It's part of the human experience. So, rather than run from the unexpected suffering we're all likely to face, my guest, Navy SEA...Show More
FFN 101: Lord of the Flies

18:00 | Mar 30th, 2018

There seems to be this strange shift in society today where we, collectively, have begun to give more credit to children than they deserve. Historically, adults have made the decisions and been the influential party in the direction of relevant cultu...Show More
ITT 004: Creating a Legacy | Justin Bailey

16:49 | Mar 28th, 2018

Today, I talk with Justin Bailey about creating a legacy our children will be proud of, the power of accountability, and why we should all be more intentional about our lives. Please leave us a rating and review: Visit us at...Show More
158: The 1% Rule | Tommy Baker

50:31 | Mar 27th, 2018

Most of us tend to focus on that one big, audacious goal we all have. The problem with that is it may be so far out there or so unrealistic that subconsciously we believe we can't ever achieve it. My guest and friend, Tommy Baker, makes the case for ...Show More
FFN 100: The Demise of Responsibility

17:22 | Mar 23rd, 2018

Take a look around and I think you’ll agree with me that there seems to be more and more men who are shirking their responsibilities as men. It’s easy to understand why. It’s always harder (at least initially) to accept responsibility. If you do, it ...Show More
ITT 003: Losing Weight and Paying Off Massive Debt | Bart Folse

14:50 | Mar 21st, 2018

Today, I talk with Bart Folse about losing over 100lbs and paying off over $100,000. Please leave us a rating and review: Visit us at
156: How Hunting Makes You a Better Man | Adam Greentree

44:12 | Mar 20th, 2018

I went on my first hunt just last year and I can tell you that it was one of the most rewarding experiences I've ever had. I have another trip planned in a couple weeks and I already know it's going to push me and expand me in new ways as a man. Alth...Show More
FFN 099: How to Write a Book

24:46 | Mar 16th, 2018

Today, I thought I’d pull back the curtain and share with you a little bit about the process of writing a book. I’ve received a lot of messages since we published, Sovereignty: The Battle for the Hearts and Minds of Men about what it took to write th...Show More
In the Trenches 002 | Chris Gachko

18:10 | Mar 14th, 2018

Today on In the Trenches, I interview Chis Gachko about his challenges and victories in improving his marriage, starting a family, and launching a new business. Please leave us a rating and review: Visit us at www.orderofman...Show More
156: Calling in Your Social Capital | Jordan Harbinger

46:33 | Mar 13th, 2018

One year ago, I had my good friend, Jordan Harbinger on the show to talk about building social capital. Today, he's back on the show to talk about calling in that social capital. Through a series of unfortunate events with his business, he's had to r...Show More
FFN 098: Makers and Takers

15:18 | Mar 9th, 2018

There are two types of people in this world: makers and takers. The reality is that we’ve all been a bit of both in our lives. But I think more and more I’m seeing the pendulum switch in society from most of us being makers to most of us being takers...Show More
In the Trenches 001 | Bubba Downs

17:14 | Mar 7th, 2018

This week, I interview Bubba Downs, our host of the new series, In the Trenches.
155: Supporting Our Nation's Warriors | Phil Randazzo

43:44 | Mar 6th, 2018

I spent time in the military, including an active-duty tour to Iraq in 2005-2006. I know how hard it can be transition from service to civilian life. One of the most challenging things for me was to go from having a clear sense of direction and purpo...Show More
FFN 097: Boys Need Dads

16:15 | Mar 2nd, 2018

I’m sure you’re well-aware of the drug abuse, suicide, and violent crime rates with regards to young men. It’s all over the headlines these days and, with the latest school shooting in Florida, it’s become impossible to ignore. There is a real proble...Show More
154: Own the Day, Own Your Life | Aubrey Marcus

46:56 | Feb 27th, 2018

So many of us focus on the end result - some noble goal we wish to pursue. And, while there's value in knowing where you're going, my guest today makes the case for measuring your successes in the smallest unit of measurement possible. Most of you kn...Show More
FFN 096: 10 Steps to Reclaim Masculinity

15:11 | Feb 23rd, 2018

We’ve all heard the adage that you are the average of your five closest friends. I don’t take that too literally but I do know that when I surround myself with powerful people, life changes. There was a time in my life where I lacked any real intenti...Show More
153: Developing Physical and Emotional Intelligence | Josh Trent

45:35 | Feb 20th, 2018

We all know health and wellness are important when it comes to stepping into our full potential but most of us tend to think it ends with eating right and exercising. While those elements are certainly important on our road to a healthy life, it goes...Show More
FFN 095: Connecting with Powerful People

15:08 | Feb 16th, 2018

We’ve all heard the adage that you are the average of your five closest friends. I don’t take that too literally but I do know that when I surround myself with powerful people, life changes. There was a time in my life where I lacked any real intenti...Show More
152: The Future of Higher Education | Adam Braun

41:24 | Feb 13th, 2018

Higher education seems to be quite the topic these days. With the rising costs of education and the debate as to whether or not students are learning applicable skills, it seems inevitable that we'll see a shift away from traditional higher education...Show More
FFN 094: Solve Your Own Problems

13:32 | Feb 9th, 2018

It is amazing to me how quick we are to talk to other people about their issues and their problems yet we seem to be incapable of recognizing the problems in ourselves. It’s sad because we spend so much time and attention and energy on changing somet...Show More
151: Know Fear | Tony Blauer

44:01 | Feb 6th, 2018

Fear is something that every single one of us experiences but the reality is that most of us don't know how to adequately face it when it rears its ugly head. Your ability to understand your fear and how to use it to your advantage may be the differe...Show More
FFN 093: Men are Providers

16:40 | Feb 2nd, 2018

Men are providers. Period. And, there's more than one way for us to provide: Financial, Mental, Emotional, and Spiritual. Today, I share an excerpt from my new book, Sovereignty: The Battle for the Hearts and Minds of Men, regarding how we, as men, c...Show More
150: Own the Dash | Dakota Meyer

39:10 | Jan 30th, 2018

There are two days you have no control over - the day you're born and the day you die. Every other day in life represents an opportunity to choose how you decide to live it. My guest today, Dakota Meyer, calls this "Own the Dash." The dash is all the...Show More
FFN 092: The Myth of "Toxic Masculinity"

10:09 | Jan 26th, 2018

There’s a term that’s being tossed around these days that’s really been bothering me the more I think about it. The term is “toxic masculinity.” The reason that term bothers me is because, frankly, it does not exist. It’s not real. And, to perpetuate...Show More
149: Purpose-Driven Entrepreneurship | Pete Roberts

44:01 | Jan 23rd, 2018

Everyone these days wants to be an entrepreneur and while I applaud their desire to go out and create something from nothing, too many men are in it for the wrong reason. Today, I'm joined by my friend and founder of Origin USA to talk about the mean...Show More
FFN 091: A Crash Course in Confidence

09:50 | Jan 19th, 2018

One topic I see talked about more than just about any other is that of building confidence. It seems that more and more men are lacking the confidence they desire in their lives. I think there’s a lot of reasons for this so today, I thought I’d share...Show More
148: True Transformation Through Exercise and Nutrition | Josiah Novak

45:23 | Jan 16th, 2018

It's that time of the year again when the masses begin their new year's resolutions. Fitness, exercise, and nutrition is always at the top of people's New Year's Resolutions but all too often people fail within the first couple of weeks or months to ...Show More
FFN 090: A Code of Conduct

06:41 | Jan 12th, 2018

Most of you know by now that we have live meetup in Nashville coming up January 26th and 27th. It is going to be an absolutely killer event and I want you there with us. So today, I thought I’d pull back the curtain a little bit and share with you so...Show More
147: Self-Mastery through Bow Hunting | John "Dud" Dudley

47:01 | Jan 9th, 2018

Self-mastery is something I talk about a lot. There are a ton of external sources that seem to be fighting against us at any given time but, even worse than that, is that we seem to be our own worst enemy at times. The best way to combat that is to l...Show More
FFN 089: Meet me in Nashville

10:54 | Jan 5th, 2018

Most of you know by now that we have live meetup in Nashville coming up January 26th and 27th. It is going to be an absolutely killer event and I want you there with us. So today, I thought I’d pull back the curtain a little bit and share with you so...Show More
146: A Life of Adventure | Laval St. Germain

44:45 | Jan 2nd, 2018

I want you to take a serious, truthful look at your life. When is the last time you went on an adventure? I'm not talking about a date with your wife, or trying a new restaurant, or you happened to take a new way to work. I'm talking about a real adv...Show More
FFN 088: The Best Investment You Can Make

11:18 | Dec 29th, 2017

I’m looking at a few of my investment accounts this morning and one of the things I’ve invested in this year is cryptocurrency. As of this recording, Bitcoin is over $17,000. But, what I want to talk with you about today has nothing to do with the fi...Show More
145: Retire Early | Deacon Hayes

42:23 | Dec 26th, 2017

Finances is such a huge component of living your life to the fullest. But in my experience, it's often one of the most overlooked. Not because men don't believe it's not important but because it's often complex and challenging to get your money to wo...Show More
FFN 087: Overcoming Guilt

10:30 | Dec 22nd, 2017

Whether it’s the argument that you got in with you wife, the way you treated your children, how you may have handled a situation at work, or with a client, there’s no doubt that all of us have faced guilt in our lives. This is natural and, actually, ...Show More
144: Living Your Full Potential | Bedros Keuilian

41:16 | Dec 19th, 2017

When I talk about "reaching your full potential," it's a challenge because reaching your full potential is pretty difficult to define, and it's a moving target. Once you think you've reached it, you realize you've only scratched the surface on what y...Show More
FFN 086: 5 Books Every Man Should Read in 2018

09:27 | Dec 15th, 2017

It’s been said that, “The man who does not read has no advantage over the man who cannot read.” I believe that’s true. We have so much access to the world’s greatest minds and thinkers and all we have to do is tap into those minds through the power o...Show More
143: The Appearance of Power | Tanner Guzy

48:01 | Dec 12th, 2017

Every time I bring up a conversation about style as it relates to masculinity, I'm met with hesitation because, "real men don't care about what they wear." And, while that sounds good to say, it just isn't true. If it were, we'd all walk around naked...Show More
FFN 085: Activate the Hunt | Collin Cottrell

31:58 | Dec 8th, 2017

This one is a little different for you today. Normally, on Friday, you get to listen to me talk about some things that have been bouncing around in my brain but, today, you get to listen to an on-the-spot conversation between me and my friend Collin ...Show More
142: Developing, Operating, and Expanding a Business | Cameron Herald

42:23 | Dec 5th, 2017

Cameron Herald grew 1-800-Got-Junk from $2,000,000 in revenue to over $106,000,000 in just six short years. We talk about developing a board of advisors, attracting top-quality talent, creating work/life balance, the art of delegation, and how to dev...Show More
FFN 084: Be The Patriarch

09:51 | Dec 1st, 2017

The other day, I had made a comment in our Facebook Group about being a Patriarch. Someone suggested I put that phrase on a shirt but I thought it would be better to explain it here. Very simply, a Patriarch is the male leader of a family. It’s becom...Show More
141: Live Life on Your Terms | Hunter McIntyre

41:30 | Nov 28th, 2017

There was a time in my life when I felt as if I was living for everyone else. I woke up to a marriage that was in shambles, a business that was failing, a bank account that seemed to be in the red more often than it was in the black, and a lifestyle ...Show More
FFN 083: The Power of Gratitude

09:11 | Nov 24th, 2017

I wasn’t going to talk with you about gratitude because everyone is going to be talking about it with Thanksgiving and it seems to be a little played out but that thought goes against what makes gratitude so powerful in the first place. I truly have ...Show More
140: Living the Fit Life | Drew Canole

45:01 | Nov 21st, 2017

Today,  I am joined by the founder of FitLifeTV, Drew Canole. We talk about his transformation as well as mine, the most powerful way a man can start his morning, how to embrace and learn from your mistakes, the power of a clear vision, and how you t...Show More
FFN 082: Every man a Marketer

11:40 | Nov 17th, 2017

Whether you’re trying to win the girl, get a job promotion, or get new clients, it’s critical that you wrap your head around the idea that you are a marketer. Today, I’m going to share with you why this mindset is so important, some of the pitfalls w...Show More
139: Wild at Heart | John Eldredge

42:11 | Nov 14th, 2017

"Deep in his heart every man longs for a battle to fight, an adventure to live, and a beauty to rescue."  John Eldredge, author of Wild at Heart. Today, I have the talks about the secret to a man's soul, the single question every man needs to have...Show More
FFN 081: Humility is Strength

10:51 | Nov 10th, 2017

A lot of men seem to believe that arrogance is what makes you strong. It's not true. An over-inflated ego opens up to all sorts of blindspots. Where arrogance makes you weak, humility makes you strong. Please leave us a ra...Show More
138: Political Correctness, Technology, and Capitalism | Sal, Adam, and Justin with MindPump

1:07:01 | Nov 7th, 2017

Last month I had the opportunity to head to the Spartan World Championships in Tahoe and was able to sit down with my friends, Sal, Adam, and Justin from MindPump Media. They are a fitness company but we don't talk about anything fitness related. ...Show More
FFN 080: Embrace Discomfort

10:38 | Nov 3rd, 2017

Take a look around society. We see a lot of weak people. Mentally, people allow the smallest of circumstances to get ahold of them and dictate their actions. Emotionally, they their emotions to get the better of them and, physically, people are unhea...Show More
137: The Fight Against Child Sex Trafficking | Tim Ballard

37:51 | Oct 31st, 2017

Today, I've got a different podcast for you today. My guest is Tim Ballard and he is the founder of Operation Under Ground Railroad, a non-profit organization designed to save children around the world from child sex trafficking. My wife initially in...Show More
FFN 079: Your Life is Yours

13:35 | Oct 27th, 2017

The following podcast is an excerpt from our new book to be released February 2018. If you would like to be among the first to know when the book is available, register here. Please leave us a rating and review!
136: Lewis Howes | The Mask of Masculinity

50:00 | Oct 24th, 2017

Recognizing that we, as men, wear masks might just be one of the most difficult self-evaluation processes we can go through. It's difficult because sometimes we've been wearing a mask for so long that it actually becomes part of who we are and how we...Show More
FFN 078: Every Man Needs a Battle to Fight

10:30 | Oct 20th, 2017

As a lot of you already know, I interviewed Navy SEAL and New York Times Bestselling author, Jocko Willink, earlier this week. One thing that he said that really stuck out to me was the difference between former military members who are able to maint...Show More
135: Jocko Willink | Discipline Equals Freedom

45:53 | Oct 17th, 2017

There is no shortage of motivational events, courses, seminars, quotes, and memes. Don't get me wrong, motivation has its purpose but discipline is a far greater asset on your path to accomplishing big things in your life. Where motivation falls shor...Show More
FFN 077: How to Fight a Grizzly Bear

27:56 | Oct 13th, 2017

In October of 2016, Todd Orr was hiking in the mountains of Montana when he spotted a grizzly bear. He made eye contact and the bear ran off with her cubs over a crest in the distance. Only a few minutes later, Todd turned around to find the bear cha...Show More
134: Unfu*k Yourself | Gary John Bishop

47:01 | Oct 10th, 2017

At times, we tend to get into our own heads and become our own worst enemies. We often write off anyone who happens to disagree with us, puts us down in any way, and label them as "haters." But it's our natural tendency - especially as high achieving...Show More
FFN 076: Motivation is B.S.

12:41 | Oct 6th, 2017

Everywhere you turn you’ll find another “motivational guru” attempting to inspire the masses to take action. If you’re like me, you’ve attended conferences, purchased courses, and poured over endless quotes and memes in a feeble attempt to get motiva...Show More
133: The Fighter's Mindset | Chris Romulo

42:43 | Oct 3rd, 2017

Every single one of has fallen a time or two in life. And, everyone of us knows a man who has failed to get back up from that fall. It's not an easy thing to overcome the wounds of failure, but if we want to thrive, it's a requirement. My guest today...Show More
FFN 075: Why Men Fail

11:36 | Sep 29th, 2017

I typically like to frame these discussions in a positive perspective but I do think it’s important that we occasionally look at the other side. Most people are more than willing to talk about what will make a man a success and, while I agree that’s ...Show More
132: Decoding and Deciphering Human Behavior | Chase Hughes

43:14 | Sep 26th, 2017

Someone asked me several weeks ago, "If you could have one super power, what would it be?" To which I responded, "The ability to read people's minds." As it turns out one doesn't need to be a superhero in order to possess the ability to understand wh...Show More
FFN 074: Overcoming "The Drift"

10:46 | Sep 22nd, 2017

What exactly is “The Drift?” The Drift is the natural tendency we have as men to coast, and in a way, take our hands off the steering wheel of life and allow ourselves to be controlled and put ourselves at the mercy of all that life offers. The fact ...Show More
131: Living Life on the Edge | Navy SEAL Andy Stumpf

43:01 | Sep 19th, 2017

Everywhere you turn, you'll find men living what I call the sedated life. Like robots on an assembly line, these men wake up at the same time, eat the same food for breakfast, drive to work the same way every day, do the same menial tasks for 8-9 hou...Show More
FFN 073: The Power of a Coach

13:13 | Sep 15th, 2017

I think it’s safe to assume by now that you probably - at least to some degree -  understand that having a coach is such a valuable strategy towards becoming great, whether that’s improving your golf swing, enhancing your public speaking skills, buil...Show More
130: Finish What You Start | Jon Acuff

42:00 | Sep 12th, 2017

If you're anything like me, you are what I refer to as a "starter." I've never been at a loss for figuring out how to start things. Getting things done is a completely different story. Jon Acuff, New York Times Bestselling author, shares with us h...Show More
FFN 072: Lessons Learned from Hurricane Harvey

09:57 | Sep 8th, 2017

Today, I thought it would be a good idea to address something that has impacted millions of people over the last several weeks and that is the nightmare in Houston created by Hurricane Harvey. As I’ve thought about what those people must be experien...Show More
129: Men and Politics | Sean Whalen

42:43 | Sep 5th, 2017

Politics - just the mention of the word infuriates most and has the ability to split up marriages and lifelong friendships alike. What a shame, since our political environment literally permeates every single element of our lives - taxes, defense, in...Show More