Episodes
Belief in oneself is a powerful component but often neglected. In today’s FRIDAY FIELD NOTES, Ryan Michler explains where belief comes from, how to develop belief, the importance of believing in yourself, why men are needed, and more.  SHOW HIGHLIGHTS Where belief comes from How to develop belief  Believing in yourself Why men are needed Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Connect with Ryan on Instagram and Twitter Please leave us a rating and review
Published 05/07/21
Ryan Michler and Kipp Sorensen exchange friendly banter in your weekly ASK ME ANYTHING and field questions from Instagram. Hit Ryan up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share what’s working in your life.   SHOW HIGHLIGHTS 7:18 What’s one piece of advice you’d give to a young man just starting? 13:46 What would you advise a man to help find his passion or fulfillment in life? 22:38 Do you drink alcohol? 31:38 Should a marriage end if you have different goals? 41:01 Is the justice system...
Published 05/05/21
Gentlemen, my guest today is the one and only John Eldredge, the author of Wild at Heart and a truly incredible human being. And, if you don’t already know, his book and work have had a huge impact on the work we’ve been doing here with Order of Man over the past 6 years. John is not only an author but he’s a mentor, counselor, and advocate to millions of men across the planet and I could not be more honored to have a conversation with someone who has been so impactful in my life. Read full...
Published 05/04/21
Today, Ryan Michler addresses weak excuses men make rather than doing the hard work it takes to excel in life. Hit Ryan up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share what’s working in your life.   Want maximum health, wealth, relationships, and abundance in your life? Sign up for our free course, 30 Days to Battle Ready Download the NEW Order of Man Twelve-Week Battle Planner and maximize your week. Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Subscribe to our YouTube channel Connect...
Published 04/30/21
Ryan Michler and Kipp Sorensen discuss the dangerous path of America, trusting the science, falling in/out of love, and so much more. Hit Ryan up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share what’s working in your life.   SHOW HIGHLIGHTS 7:48 Have you ever felt like less of a man because you didn’t know how to do something? 8:10 Tactics for being an asset to your wife after having a newborn? 8:43 How can I help my son adjust to me becoming a better man? 10:36 Why should I continue to be with a...
Published 04/28/21
As many of you know, in January of this year, my oldest son and I started building a canoe. As we embarked upon this project, many of you introduced me on Instagram to a professional boat builder named @trentpreszler. Fortunately, Trent and I built a relationship as he shared with me some of his own successes and failures. And, when I found out he had a new book coming out called, Little and Often, I knew that I needed to have him on the podcast. Today, Trent and I talk about why he...
Published 04/27/21
Men, are you capable of being violent when necessary? Today, I share my thoughts on the unpopular topic of violence. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share with me what’s working in your life.   SHOW HIGHLIGHTS 4:30 Don’t over-estimate your abilities 8:01 Place yourself in confrontation  11:20 Be a man of substance 16:31 Learn how to defend yourself 21:08 Get punched in the face Want maximum health, wealth, relationships, and abundance in your life? Sign up for our free course,...
Published 04/23/21
Today, Kipp Sorensen and Ryan Michler discuss how life is short, the cost of following your dreams, why homeschool is better, and so much more. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share with me what’s working in your life.   SHOW HIGHLIGHTS 10:33 What was your biggest takeaway from your service and was there one specific individual who had an impact? 26:31 Why are your kids homeschooled and have they ever been in public school? 40:05 How do I make a side income or what type of...
Published 04/21/21
One of my favorite podcast guests and friends is back on the podcast today. His name is Jack Carr, former Navy SEAL and the author of the James Reece series with his latest book just released called The Devil’s Hand. Today, Jack and I talk about the differences between a calling and a career, dealing with discouragement from others, the conditioning that takes place in society and how to overcome it, Joseph Campbell’s, The Hero’s Journey, and how to utilize it in your own life. SHOW...
Published 04/20/21
Today, I share ten unconventional and often overlooked ways to dominate your day. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share with me what’s working in your life.   SHOW HIGHLIGHTS 2:25 Plan out every single day 4:40 Go read a book 6:40 Call someone in your network 8:50 Learn to say no and yes 13:00 Try something new 15:22 Develop a valuable skillset 18:03 Ask powerful questions 22:26 Help someone in need 24:44 Create abundance 27:35 Recap the end of your day Want maximum health,...
Published 04/16/21
Today, Kipp Sorensen and Ryan Michler discuss the power of competition, dealing with temptation, why responsibility is empowering, and so much more. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share with me what’s working in your life.   SHOW HIGHLIGHTS 2:25 How can I deal with disrespectful in-laws without causing more drama? 9:10 How do you see the results of the current culture war going in the next 5 years? 13:31 Do you attend church and what are your thoughts on organized religion?...
Published 04/14/21
My guest today is the one and only Jack Donovan. I’ve been honored to get to know him over the past several years and much of what he has shared regarding men and masculinity has shaped my own personal perspective of how we are to show up as fathers, husbands, and leaders in our business and community. Today, we talk about his latest book, Fire in the Dark. We also do a deep dive into the roles of masculinity, individual responsibility, the heroic ideal, and why we as men look to the Gods...
Published 04/13/21
Today, I share five valuable lessons that I’ve learned over the last several years. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share with me what’s working in your life.   SHOW HIGHLIGHTS 5:30 #1 Plan out every single day 10:00 #2 Learn from the best 15:13 #3 Find a cause greater than yourself 19:50 #4 Set your b******t meter to sensitive 24:00 #5 Become comfortable in your own skin Want maximum health, wealth, relationships, and abundance in your life? Sign up for our free course, 30...
Published 04/09/21
Today, Kipp Sorensen and Ryan Michler field questions about leading your wife effectively, the modern feminist movement, masculine creativity, and so much more. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share with me what’s working in your life.   SHOW HIGHLIGHTS 5:19 What are the biggest hurdles in your online merchandise store? 11:20 What are your thoughts on the red pill movement in masculinity? 15:17 Why is it important for a man to suppress creativity?  24:14 How many men does it...
Published 04/07/21
As many of you know, several years ago, I immersed myself in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and, frankly, it’s been one of the best things I’ve done for myself in my entire life. And, today, I am joined by a man who has done a tremendous job in getting the art to the masses by codifying a system of learning Jiu-Jitsu that has trained and developed tens of thousands of martial artists. His name is @renergracie, a 4th-degree black belt, the grandson of Helio Gracie, and the founder and chief instructor...
Published 04/06/21
Today, I discuss what it means to tend your field and five strategies to get what you want out of life. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share with me what’s working in your life.   SHOW HIGHLIGHTS 8:55 Tip #1: Create a workable space 10:46 Tip #2 Remove the weeds 13:02 Tip #3 Continual maintenance  15:15 Tip #4 Prune the good for the great 18:30 Tip #5 Harvest but don’t destroy Want maximum health, wealth, relationships, and abundance in your life? Sign up for our free...
Published 04/02/21
Today, Kipp Sorensen and Ryan Michler discuss increasing testosterone, making allies and adversaries, coming back from divorce, and so much more. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share with me what’s working in your life.   SHOW HIGHLIGHTS 6:42 What are your thoughts on a COVID passport for domestic travel? 15:50 What would you tell kids being bullied in public schools? 24:33 How does a 24-year-old recover from divorce? 32:56 How can I maintain respect as a younger man in...
Published 03/31/21
My guest today is Ethan Suplee. You may know him from his acting roles on Remember the Titans, American History X, and Without a Paddle. But if you saw him today, you likely wouldn’t recognize him. That’s because he’s transformed not only his physical appearance but every element of his life. Today, we talk about his journey to lose over 250 pounds, what it’s like to be severely obese in Hollywood and how many people had a vested interest in him being unhealthy, why who you listen to is so...
Published 03/30/21
Today, I break down the biological male, masculinity, and what it means to be a man. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share with me what’s working in your life.   SHOW HIGHLIGHTS 7:50 Defining the biological male 12:40 Defining masculinity 18:43 Defining manliness Want maximum health, wealth, relationships, and abundance in your life? Sign up for our free course, 30 Days to Battle Ready. Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Subscribe to our YouTube channel at...
Published 03/26/21
Today, Kipp Sorensen discusses the importance of adding value to your tribe, pillars to teach children, motivating change in others, and so much more. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share with me what’s working in your life.   SHOW HIGHLIGHTS 3:00 How can I build value and lift up the men in my tribe? 6:05 What will it take for the collective of men to wake up? 8:50 What are the pillars of life you teach your children? 13:13 What was your first takeaway from jiu-jitsu? 18:21...
Published 03/24/21
Today I am joined by an incredible man who just so happens to be the youngest U.S Congressman. His name is Madison Cawthorn and he’s gained a ton of attention over the past several months for, first, his powerful speech at the Republican National Convention and, more recently, his floor speech on 2nd Amendment Rights. Today, Congressman Cawthorn and I talk about how he views his disability (he is partially paralyzed from a crash he was in years ago) and his masculinity, what he feels is our...
Published 03/23/21
Today, I share my thoughts on why you should get strong, get smart, get rich, and five books you should read. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share with me what’s working in your life.   SHOW HIGHLIGHTS 9:00 #1 Get Strong 16:50 #2 Get Smart 23:40 5 books you should read 27:40 #3 Get Rich Want maximum health, wealth, relationships, and abundance in your life? Sign up for our free course, 30 Days to Battle Ready. Join our exclusive brotherhood, the Iron Council. Subscribe to...
Published 03/19/21
Today, Kipp Sorensen and I discuss dangerous freedom, unrighteous dominion, the power to create, and so much more. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share with me what’s working in your life.   SHOW HIGHLIGHTS 11:08 What are key ways to avoid temptation in the heat of the moment with the opposite sex? 17:06 How can more men help support the Order of Man mission? 23:30 How do you identify imposter syndrome and deal with feelings of inferiority? 27:52 Will society ever swing back...
Published 03/17/21
Gentlemen, there is so much negativity, hostility, and vitriol in the world today. It’s unfortunate because even in the most difficult of circumstances there is so much to be positive about and grateful for. And, as we look for and embrace those factors, life becomes so much more rewarding and fulfilling. Today, I am joined by country music artist, Granger Smith (we also talk about his alter-ego, Earl Dibbles, Jr.) to talk gratitude, juggling all of our duties and responsibilities, and...
Published 03/16/21
Men, if you can’t be an anchor, you’ll drift through life along with those you love. Today, I share two components to help you set the hook. Hit me up on Instagram at @ryanmichler and share with me what’s working in your life.   SHOW HIGHLIGHTS 2:00 The doctrine of popular culture 4:20 Setting the hook of an anchor 5:30 The importance of grounding yourself 6:19 #1: Build a solid tribe 10:58 #2 Feed your mind 16:00 Banding men together 17:48 Turning the tide Want maximum health,...
Published 03/12/21