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The Wooden Pants Network currently features two program. The Monday-Friday The Daily Author provides interviews with authors from all genres. The weekly Leap Podcast interviews those who have made significant life and creative leaps in their time on the planet.

The Wooden Pants Network currently features two program. The Monday-Friday The Daily Author provides interviews with authors from all genres. The weekly Leap Podcast interviews those who have made significant life and creative leaps in their time on the planet.
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The Wooden Pants Network currently features two program. The Monday-Friday The Daily Author provides interviews with authors from all genres. The weekly Leap Podcast interviews those who have made significant life and creative leaps in their time on the planet.






Unfrustrated - Five Steps to Unfrustrate Yourself and Move Forward

You're stuck. Something is stopping you from moving forward in your relationship, business, and life in general. It's driving you nuts! How do you unfrustrate yourself and move forward? We have five suggestions which can help you take the first step toward reaching that destination. 1. What is stopping you? 2. Have you run dry with an existing idea or program? 3. What do you want your next move to be? 4. What do you need to take that next step? 5. When you do take that step, what is the next...


Unfrustrated - Seven Steps to Unfrustrated Yourself From Current Events

Is the current state of current events ticking you off? Do you spend the available moments in your day looking at news sites and social media? Is the anger boiling up inside you affecting your work and life? On today's "Unfrustrated," we offer seven steps to unfrustrate yourself from current events. It doesn't mean ignoring them. Rather, it's to help you take a step back and turn the anger into something more productive. 1. This is not new 2. Be angry, but not all day 3. Step away from it -...


Unfrustrated - Seven Steps to Unfrustrate Yourself From Debt

How do you unfrustrate yourself from debt? No matter how much debt you have, there's always an inkling at the back of your mind telling you it needs to be paid off. Yet, you're not sure how. We discuss seven steps to help move you forward on today's episode of "Unfrustrated." 1. Panic isn't going to get you anywhere 2. A dollar made is a dollar more than you had 3. Stop spending on the non-necessities 4. Stop taking from Peter to pay Paul 5. Determine todebt-to-income ratio 6. Read or listen...


Unfrustrated - Unfrustrate Yourself From Anxiety

How can you unfrustrate yourself from anxiety? Not the normal anxieties of test taking or going on a date. These are anxieties that exhaust you, darken your world, constantly repeat themselves until your heart feels like it's going to burst. How do you get past these anxieties to breathe again? We discuss five things which may help. 1. Determine the cause of the anxiety 2. Ask yourself, is it real or exaggerated? 3. Talk to it as best as you can 4. Make it sleepy 5. If these don't work, get...


Unfrustrated - Unfrustrate Yourself When Setting a Big Goal

How do you unfrustrate yourself when setting a big goal? What steps can you take to get past the anxiety, depression, and hopelessness in order to accomplish your desires? Today, we mention five things which can help ease the frustration along the way. 1. Mean It - No Backsies 2. Don't make the deadline too close 3. Map out how you're going to do reach the goal 4. Make sacrifices (except with your family) 5. Celebrate every small accomplishment This Week's Sponsors: Relentless MV. Learn how...


Unfrustrated - Unfrustrate Yourself From Procrastination

Are you a procrastinator? Get your mind out of the gutter, please! Do you look around your house, your office, your family, and see the projects which you committed to complete? However, you ended up doing nothing about them and focusing on something else? Probably something mind-numbing? Today, we want to help you unfrustrate yourself from procrastination to accomplish all of your tasks. We're doing it by asking the following questions: Who are you procrastinating for? Yourself or someone...


Unfrustrated - Five Books to Help Unfrustrate Your Life

It's time to unfrustrate your life through reading! We recommend five books which helped host Rich Keller get through some tough times and start to unravel some of his frustrations. They are: Dave Ramsey -Total Money Makeover Mel Robbins - The Five Second Rule Joel Osteen - Become a Better You Juliana Park - The Abundance Loop Steve Horsman - Straight Talk Tools for the Desperate Husband: How To Become A Masculine, Confident Man Who Can Fix His Marriage Without Looking Like A Controlling...


Unfrustrated - Big Dreams With Little Motivation

How do you make your dreams come true when you have little motivation to do so? One thing is to work hard, because success comes when that happens. The other thing to do is put down the remote and get off the couch! When that's done, incorporate the following items of C.O.U.C.H. Concentrate Organize Unplug Calm Have Patience Host Rich Keller provides more details on this episode of "Unfrustrated." Our Sponsors Kabbage. Receive a $100 gift card when you qualify for up to $250,000 of small...


Unfrustrated - Five Things to Start Unfrustrating Your Life

How do you remove frustrations? Not simply from your business, but from your life, your family, your finances? What allows you to reach those heights of happiness and achievement so you can put the "un" prefix in front of frustrated? This is what the rechristened Unfrustrated podcast is about -- how to reach those goals without the constant chatter or questions in your head. On today's program, we discuss five ways to start unfrustrating yourself; 1. If it's done, it's done. 2. You didn't...


The Unfrustrated Entrepreneur: Depression, Anxiety, and Entrepreneurship

How do you unfrustrate yourself when you're constantly frustrated? Perhaps you suffer from depression or anxiety. Or the very uncomfortable combination of both. If you feel incomplete, not worthy of your business, how do you continue to move forward to make it a success? I have some experience in this, and I'll talk about it today on The Unfrustrated Entrepreneur. This Week's Sponsors: The Kabbage Card helps you simply and cover your expenses in one place. Visit Kabbage.com/UE to qualify....


The Unfrustrated Entrepreneur: Unfrustrating Yourself After You Hit Bottom

So, what do you do when you hit bottom and lose your determination, your confidence? How do you move forward when your once fearless attitude is replaced by fear and anxiety? How do you unfrustrate yourself from the false stories of your ego and rebuild your life and your business to be a success? That's what Unfrustrated Entrepreneur host Richard Keller tries to hash out today's episode. Call it group therapy, exposition, or stream of consciousness. In the end, it's really something that...


The Unfrustrated Entrepreneur: Corey Bairre of Fruition Recording Studios

Corey Barrie of Fruition Recording Studio recently did something pretty brave. He ventured into public speaking. He told a story of breaking a leg while on tour with a band and the persistence he had to find a solution to play the drums on the final night. It's one of the many tales in Corey's life. One that has been filled with music. On today's Unfrustrated Entrepreneur we speak to Corey in his home studio on his musical abilities, why he wants to help others produce their works, be it...


The Author Action Podcast: "Things You Can't Un-See" Author Sarahbeth Caplin

Today, we have Sarahbeth Caplin. Actually, Master Beth, as she wants to be called now that she has a Master's Degree from Colorado State University. Sarahbeth recently produced a book of essays titled Things You Can't Un-See. It's a departure for her after two memoirs, and she details the reasons why she decided to put this book together. We also find out what she learned in her Master's program which made her break through some of the fears when it comes to writing. This Week's Sponsor: The...


The Unfrustrated Entrepreneur: Sarah Boisvert and the New Collar Workforce

I'm Richard Keller, and this is the Unfrustrated Entrepreneur. Persistence. This is the adjective you can use to define today's guest Sarah Boisvert. Not only for her consistency to build successful businesses, but also to complete her book. For a few months after this interview was recorded, she released The New Collar Workforce: An Insider's Guide to Making Impactful Changes to Manufacturing and Training. On today's episode of The Unfrustrated Entrepreneur, we dig into the New Collar...


The Author Action Podcast: "Our Grand Finale" Author Laraine Denny Burrell

Today, we have author Laraine Denny Burrell. She had the power to tell the story of her life and the death of her father in the memoir Our Grand Finale: A Daughter's Memoir. In the interview, Laraine talks about her life as a dancer, the unfair surprise, her words, of her father's death, and how she learned much about her father and herself once he passed away.


The Unfrustrated Entrepreneur: And We Thought Ladies Jade and Wilnona

Every time we speak to Jade Dee and Wilnona Marie, the And We Thought Ladies, they seem to be going to or coming from something. It's part of their business to spread wisdom about life, relationships ... well, pretty much everything other ladies go through on a daily basis. On today's Unfrustrated Entrepreneur, we talk to Jade and Wilnona -- on the road, of course -- on the origins of their business, their Amazon TV series, and their latest book, The Miss-Fit Guides: A Sassy Sway That Leaves...


The Author Action Podcast: Best-Selling Writer C.R. Richards

On this week's episode, we have the award-winning CR Richards. She is the author of the "Heart of the Warrior" series. Her newest book in that line, The Obsidian Gates, was released in January of 2018. In the interview, C.R. discusses her influences, how her childhood experiences impacted her writing, and how she juggled it all with a full-time job and freelancing. We also touch on her EPIC's eBook Award for Fantasy Fiction and how it pushed her even further into the world of creativity.


The Unfrustrated Entrepreneur: Maat Van Uitert the Pampered Chicken Mama

What came first for Maat Van Uitert? The chickens or the blogging? Actually, the chickens. The blogging came when she left her full-time job to become a homesteader. Without a stable income, she looked into monetizing her blogs. And she did it with advertising. Today, she makes a six-figure income through continued blogging, a coaching business, and a new eCommerce venture. On today's Unfrustrated Entrepreneur, we speak with Maat on how to get sponsors for your blog, why Pinterest can...


The Unfrustrated Entrepreneur: Briana Bragg and the Journey into Tranquility

Every day, our guest Briana Bragg takes a journey. Actually, she may take several journeys. She goes to the mountains, the beach, or one of this world's majestic forests. And she does it in approximately 30 minutes. How? She embarks on a Journey into Tranquility. A trip into her mind to quiet the brain's constant gibbering. It's something she has done for years and she is ready to teach others how to make this meditative trip. On today's episode of the Unfrustrated Entrepreneur, we speak...


The Unfrustrated Entrepreneur: Brian Vinciguerra of Cracked It Escape Games

Do the titles "Queen Anne's Revenge," "Defcon-1 Red Alert," and "Maude's Madness" mean anything to you? Well, if you're a fan of escape rooms, then they'll be familiar. Particularly Cracked It! Escape Games in Jacksonville, North Carolina. This is where Brian Vinentgerra resides. Since 2015, Brian has offered these rooms not only as a way to be entertained but also to learn something about teamwork. On today's episode of the Unfrustrated Entrepreneur, we speak to Brian on why he decided to...