Beyond the Rut: Create a Life Worth Living in Your Faith, Family, Career

Beyond the Rut: Create a Life Worth Living in Your Faith, Family, Career

Do you desire to create a life worth living in your faith, family, and career? Welcome to Beyond the Rut, the podcast that offers you the motivation, inspiration, and practical tools to help you build a life worth living. Our show is here to help you break free from those limitations and find a path to success.Join us as we share encouraging stories and actionable advice on how to get out of a rut in life and create a vision for your future. We’ll discuss the importance of mindset, setting goals, and taking actionable steps towards achieving your success.Whether you’re looking for career guidance, personal development tips, or just need a boost of inspiration to get started on your journey, Beyond the Rut is the podcast for you. Join us each week as we help you discover the tools and mindset needed to create a fulfilling life and break free from the limitations holding you back.


February 26, 2024 29 mins

Mastering time management doesn't have to be an uphill battle - with just one productivity hack, you can revolutionize the way you work and reclaim control over your day.

In today's fast-paced world, where distractions lurk around every corner and demands on our time seem never-ending, mastering time management has become a crucial skill for success. 

For many, finding the right balance between tasks, responsibilities, and personal...

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In a culture plagued by superficiality, Ray LaCara, Jr. champions the revival of genuine connection, empowering individuals to embrace their true identity with one powerful question: Who are you, really?

Educator, author, and certified coach, Ray LaCara, Jr. is on a mission to help people identify what makes them who they truly want to be so they can live a life of authenticity.

It’s said that 61% of adults feel stuck in a rut, but...

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In the pursuit of personal fulfillment and resilience, Jon Mayo champions the ethos of Sisu to create a life worth living as both a mantra and a guiding principle.

Shedding Compartmentalization with Relentless Action

Have you heard these myths about unifying all aspects of life?

  • Myth #1: You have to sacrifice one area of your life for another.
  • Myth #2: Personal growth is a solo journey.
  • Myth #3: Intentional living is only for t...
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Join us as we delve into the powerful world of vulnerability and storytelling with a parent who faced the challenge of teen substance abuse.

When faced with the difficult journey of her child's addiction, she discovered the transformative power of sharing her story, but will she find the strength to overcome the obstacles ahead?

My special guest is Marsha Vanwynsberghe

Marsha Vanwynsberghe's journey is a powerful testament to the r...

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Welcome to a transformative episode of Beyond the Rut! Joined by fitness coach, Yuri Doroshuk, we dive into the journey towards sustainable weight loss and lifestyle changes.

For many men, navigating fitness while juggling family and career can be challenging. Yuri is a suburban dad with four kids who shares his personal insights on how to effectively escape the “dad bod” rut.

Understanding that fitness is not only about shedding e...

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Are you ready to rewire your mindset and achieve your goals? Join us as we explore the power of somatic coaching with Jay Fields, and discover how tuning into your body's intelligence can lead to personal growth and transformation. But what happens when your nervous system overrides your mental awareness? Tune in to find out. In this episode, you will be able to:

  • Rewire your mindset for personal growth and success.
  • Achieve you...
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Join me as I recount my journey from leaving a corporate job to becoming an entrepreneur. From valuable lessons in marketing and networking to the challenges of stretching savings and facing setbacks, my story will inspire and challenge you. But will I be able to make my business thrive and help leaders create thriving cultures? Tune in to find out.

In this episode, you will be able to:

  • Explore Jerry Dugan's entrepreneurial jou...
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Discover how Scott Maderer challenges individuals to live authentically and make choices aligned with their values, despite the challenging and fast-paced world they live in. Do you want to live a life that reflects your true values and make decisions that are in alignment with who you are? Scott Maderer will be sharing the key to living authentically and making choices that resonate with your core beliefs. Discover how to ensure ...

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Retired U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel, Oakland McCulloch, strives to prioritize well-being and excellence, facing the challenge of building a lasting leadership legacy with servant leadership. With a career rooted in the military, Oakland McCulloch's leadership journey took an unexpected turn that reshaped his understanding of success. Through personal anecdotes and pivotal lessons, he discovered the profound impact of prioritizing...

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Empower your team with leadership coach Salome Trambach as she challenges you to create a psychologically safe environment, revealing the conflict between fear and progress. Do you want to foster improved team performance and foster open communication in your workplace? I will be sharing the key solution to help you create a psychologically safe environment for your team, leading to enhanced collaboration and honest dialogue. Join...

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Are you a leader who feels like you're on the verge of burnout? Have you heard these leadership burnout prevention myths? 

  • Myth 1: Leaders should always put work before their well-being. 
  • Myth 2: Taking breaks is a sign of weakness. 
  • Myth 3: It's normal for leaders to feel stressed and overwhelmed. 

Stay tuned as Michael King shares the truth about preventing burnout and improving leadership effectiveness. If you're ...

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In this inspiring episode, we delve into the lives of two military wives who have masterfully navigated the challenges of building a top-tier real estate team in the United States. Their journey is a testament to the power of choosing multiple streams of income that prioritize time freedom and flexibility, allowing them to balance their professional ambitions with personal commitments.

A key focus of their strategy involves setting...

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In a powerful conversation about mental health, retired Major General Gregg Martin shares his struggle with bipolar disorder after serving in Iraq. With the stigma surrounding mental health in the military, he faced challenges and received anonymous letters questioning his mental state. But what happened when General Martin was presented with a choice that could change his life forever? Find out in this gripping episode of Beyond t...

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Unleash your potential as Mike Simmons, the catalyst seeker, disrupts the status quo, shatters limitations, and guides you to achieve your goals through innovative thinking and a simplified game plan.

Does this sound familiar? You've been told to simply set goals and work hard to achieve your dreams, but despite your efforts, something is still missing. The pain of putting in all that effort and not seeing the results you desire c...

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Have you ever had a boss who made you dread going to work every day? I know I have. 

But what if I told you that one man, a former English professor turned dean, discovered something shocking about the impact of bad bosses on employee satisfaction? 

If you're feeling constantly demoralized and unappreciated by your boss, despite your best efforts and hard work, then you are not alone! Many employees experience the pain of a bad bos...

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Unlock the profound wisdom of a Disney mom and former Walt Disney Company retail leader, Valerie Cockerell, as she unveils the remarkable leadership lessons from motherhood and her career. In a recent episode of the podcast "Beyond the Rut with Jerry Dugan," Jerry had an insightful conversation with Valerie Cockerell, a former Disney leader and author of the book Manage Like a Mother: Leadership Lessons Drawn from the Wisdom of M...

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What happens when the wounds of the past leave us feeling lost and broken? Brace yourself for a story that will show how the power of love and self-worth makes it possible to heal from our silent wounds and define on our own terms living a life worth living beyond the rut. 

If you're feeling trapped in a cycle of self-blame and shame, constantly replaying the traumatic events in your mind, then you are not alone! Despite your effo...

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A mother's journey of self-discovery and self-awareness becomes the catalyst for generational healing, as Wendy Jones breaks negative cycles to create stronger families and communities. Do you want to create a positive and thriving family legacy that breaks free from negative patterns? Ready to build stronger bonds and foster healthier relationships within your family and community? Join us as we unveil the key solution to achievi...

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Andre Paradis shares a discussion about the dance of masculine and feminine energy to strengthen marriages. The Dance Between Masculine and Feminine Energy In a world where belonging seemed out of reach, one man found solace in an unexpected rhythm. Andre Paradis, a French Canadian from Quebec City, discovered a passion for dance that would change the course of his life.  But little did he know, this journey would also unravel a...

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