Category: Mindset

Ep 040 Interview: Rex Houze, Attitude: The Difference Maker

We have met the enemy and he is us. Walt Kelly, Pogo Comic Strip Our guest today is Rex Houze. Rex is the author of six leadership books, and probably more impressively, he has been married for 53 years and given over 3,000 presentations to leaders all around the country. We discussed his most recent […]

Ep 039 Random Show: Growth Mindset & Man’s Search for Meaning

Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get. Forest Gump This week your hosts offer up a random show. We enjoy sharing these episodes because they are some of our most fun, organic conversations. We hope you find today’s episode thought provoking and inspiring! Topics Covered Introductions COVID 19 […]

EP 037: Stoicism 101-Ancient Operating System for 2020

I will throw you into prison.” Correction – it is my body you will throw there. ― Epictetus, Discourses I, 1.24 Our lives are disrupted right now no doubt, but perspective can be a powerful thing. Can you imagine being tortured for the better part of decade and having to write messages with a piece […]

EP 036 COVID-19, Life Challenges, and Stoicism

That what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger…. Random Ancient Warrior Topics Covered Covid-19 Life challenges Rise of the Virtual Life Social stressors, lost graduations, playoffs, and opportunity Lies, damn lies, and statistics Stoic conversation rises again Get your house (health) in order…it matters Social distancing? Think again Media fasting could save you sanity Amazing […]

EP 035 Interview: Dr Rick Cortes, Pediatric Perspectives on COVID-19, ADD/ADHD, Childhood Obesity

If we could give every individual the right amount of nourishment and exercise, not to little and not too much, we would have found the safest way to health… Hippocrates This episode features Dr. Rick Cortes. Medical doctor and pediatrician with 20 + years of experience. Smart, energetic, and passionate, Dr. Cortes shares a wealth […]

EP 031 Failure: Thoughts on Overcoming Setbacks and Building Success

“Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” Winston Churchill We hope you enjoy this insightful short episode exploring how personal failures do not define who we are. Everyone comes up short sometimes! Coming up short happens in life, but how we frame failures mentally and how we focus on improvement, […]

EP 030 Crucible Experiences: The Value of Challenges

That what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger…. Random Ancient Warrior Do you avoid pain or strain? Do you sometimes do something hard, just to see if you can do it? In this Episode Lt Col Story and Dr. William Curtis explore the role of obstacles and crucible experiences in life. This wide ranging conversation […]

Ep 028: On Leadership #2

“Among the men who fought on Iwo Jima, uncommon valor was a common virtue.”  -Admiral Chester Nimitz This month marks the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Iwo Jima during World War II. During the entire war, 82 Marines were awarded the Medal of Honor; 22 Medals of Honor were awarded during the two months […]

Getting More Out of Life

If you want more out of life you have to: •Challenge yourself. •Be hard on yourself. •Raise your standards. •Respect yourself. •Accept your flaws. •Seek knowledge. •Burn your past. •Be your own best friend. Life is hard, excuses are easy. Keep moving forward. Capisce? Ralph Napolitano @drRalphNap In this Episode Lt Col Story and Dr. […]

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