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There are few guarantees in life, but facing adversity is one of them. In a podcast hosted by Ryan, leaders from various professions and walks of life discuss how personal and career struggles have shaped who they are as people and how they respond to trials moving forward. With all guests, Ryan’s goal is to focus on sharing lessons that listeners can use to face adversity more effectively and turn their challenges into opportunities for growth.

There are few guarantees in life, but facing adversity is one of them. In a podcast hosted by Ryan, leaders from various professions and walks of life discuss how personal and career struggles have shaped who they are as people and how they respond to trials moving forward. With all guests, Ryan’s goal is to focus on sharing lessons that listeners can use to face adversity more effectively and turn their challenges into opportunities for growth.

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United States

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There are few guarantees in life, but facing adversity is one of them. In a podcast hosted by Ryan, leaders from various professions and walks of life discuss how personal and career struggles have shaped who they are as people and how they respond to trials moving forward. With all guests, Ryan’s goal is to focus on sharing lessons that listeners can use to face adversity more effectively and turn their challenges into opportunities for growth.

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English

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Episodes

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #20 - Moving Beyond Political Boundaries

1/13/2021
In a break from our usual cadence to address the events that occurred at the Capitol on January 6, political commentator Mary Katharine Ham has a candid discussion with TMF President Ryan Manion on First Amendment protections in the United States, social media and big tech, the role of the individual in creating a country he or she wants to see, and what it takes to put meaning behind the calls for unity. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: Instagram SUBSCRIBE Get the latest video...

Duration:01:02:30

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #19 - Wesley Hunt

1/5/2021
A family history that stretches from slavery to West Point. Media influence and the dangers of one-sided politics. Choosing to stand back up and try again after heartbreaking defeat. Veteran and former Texas Congressional candidate Wesley Hunt discusses why he’s wired for service and the unique characteristics that make veterans prime candidates for office. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: Instagram SUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcast on YouTubeGet the latest audio...

Duration:01:04:39

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #18 - Zach Iscol

12/22/2020
Breaking the barriers to veteran mental health at the nonprofit Headstrong. Running a COVID-19 field hospital in NYC at the height of the pandemic. Fighting against bureaucracy on behalf of small business and a city he loves. Veteran, philanthropist and NYC Mayoral Candidate Zach Iscol discusses why he’s never been afraid to do hard things, even if it means throwing his hat in the ring. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: Instagram SUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcast on...

Duration:00:46:53

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #17 - Amy Looney Heffernan

12/8/2020
What it means to carry the legacy of your fallen spouse. Finding purpose in serving veterans and other families of fallen service members. Why finding love again doesn’t mean replacing the old. TMF Vice President and Gold Star Spouse Amy Looney Heffernan discusses what it’s like to be shaped by loss and why we all have a duty to ensure the names of our fallen never go unsaid. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: Instagram SUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcast on YouTubeGet the...

Duration:01:09:44

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #16 - Patrick Murphy

12/1/2020
From the “leadership lab” of the military to becoming the first Iraq veteran elected to Congress. Co-authoring the Post 9/11 G.I. Bill and championing the repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell. Applying tourniquets after the Amtrak derailment and the blowback that can come from bipartisanship. Patrick Murphy, 32nd Undersecretary of the Army, discusses why he’s passionate about veterans issues and why - for him - it’s about Judgment Day and not Election Day. CONNECT with The Resilient Life...

Duration:01:02:55

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #15 - Kyle Quilausing

11/24/2020
From promising beginnings as an aspiring young golfer to the grips of crystal meth addiction. A lofty prison escape and three years in solitary confinement. Walking the road from Hawaii’s Most Wanted to becoming a role model for thousands of youth. Hawaii’s Kyle Quilausing discusses the power a pair of handcuffs can have and why he chooses to stay humble and focus on planting seeds of hope. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: Instagram SUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcast on...

Duration:00:50:00

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #14 - Dan Bailey

11/17/2020
Finding overnight success in the CrossFit community. Training Navy SEALs and the importance of maintaining a humble mind. Using humor and an alter ego to reach more people. CrossFit Athlete Dan Bailey talks about the lifelong draw of competition and why he wants more on his headstone than “The Fittest Man on Earth.” CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: Instagram SUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcast on YouTubeGet the latest audio podcastCONNECT Ryan Manion on Social Media: Facebook...

Duration:00:47:51

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #13 - Brian Stann

11/10/2020
What drives a Marine to become a Marine. Going from illegal fist fights on the weekends to 9 years as a professional MMA fighter. Using the memories of servicemen and women lost as a catapult instead of an anchor. Former UFC fighter and COO of First Key Homes Brian Stann talks being a father to five girls and why he’s passionate about helping veterans leverage their unquestionable strengths. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: Instagram SUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcast on...

Duration:01:08:54

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #12 - Logan Aldridge

10/27/2020
Losing “just an arm” as a 13-year-old competitive wakeboarder. Pushing past physical limits, from 7 hours of ping pong a day to deadlifting 500 pounds. Learning to embrace the concept of abundance rather than loss. The Fittest One Armed Man on Earth, Logan Aldridge, discusses his relentless obsession of overcoming boundaries and making fitness more accessible for everyone. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: Instagram SUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcast on YouTubeGet the latest...

Duration:01:16:25

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #11 - Miranda Alcaraz

10/20/2020
Helping people find consistency in fitness. Staying committed to authenticity, even if it means leaving yourself open to criticism. Turning a simple idea into an unstoppable community. Miranda Alcaraz, co-founder of the at-home workout community Street Parking, talks the life-saving and life-changing power of fitness and how it can be as simple as brushing your teeth. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: Instagram SUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcast on YouTubeGet the latest audio...

Duration:00:58:37

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #10 - Rob Jones

10/13/2020
A drive to exemplify selflessness that began with the Marines. Thirty-one marathons in 31 days after losing two legs in war. How to “use the weight” and get stronger with every trial. Retired Marine Sergeant Rob Jones discusses why he loves to show people what’s possible and the fulfillment that comes with living a great story. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: Instagram SUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcast on YouTubeGet the latest audio podcastCONNECT with Ryan Manion on Social...

Duration:01:15:22

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #09 - Philip Krim

10/6/2020
Disrupting the mattress industry by making it about sleep instead of springs. Going from start-up to IPO in a pandemic. Having a bias toward action and the power that comes in having people you can trust. Casper CEO Philip Krim discusses the reward that comes with reinventing how things work, and why questioning the status quo should be the norm in business and life. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: Instagram SUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcast on YouTubeGet the latest audio...

Duration:00:48:44

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #08 - Robert Paylor

9/29/2020
Standing up out of a wheelchair after a life-threatening rugby injury left him paralyzed. The “mental diet” and learning to be grateful for what you have before it’s gone. Perspective and the unexpected gifts that have come with quadriplegia. Inspirational speaker and former UC Berkeley rugby player Robert Paylor discusses why breaking his neck has inspired him to give every day all that he has. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: Instagram SUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcast on...

Duration:00:57:37

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #07 - Paige VanZant

9/22/2020
Embracing MMA after a brutal sexual assault and years of bullying. The highs and lows of making a living in the ring. Body image and the injury factor. Newly signed Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) star Paige VanZant shares how and why she has kept going when everything from injuries to social media haters were telling her to quit. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: InstagramSUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcastGet the latest audio podcastCONNECT Ryan Manion on Social...

Duration:01:03:25

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #06 - Rob Riggle

9/8/2020
Improv and the power of instantaneous feedback. Being a part of search and recovery at Ground Zero after 9/11. Not always having the opportunity to showcase your best self. Comedian, actor and retired U.S. Marine Rob Riggle discusses his road in comedy and how living a life of service and honor doesn’t always have to be serious. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: Instagram SUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcast on YouTubeGet the latest audio podcastCONNECT Ryan Manion on Social...

Duration:01:10:03

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #05 - Tom Beaupre

9/1/2020
Working as a barista while pursuing a dream in Music City. Uniting people and healing through music. The two paths of grief. Tom Beaupre, bassist for Florida Georgia Line, discusses how living with a plan can provide the courage to stand in the limelight and build your own legacy. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: Instagram SUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcast on YouTubeGet the latest audio podcastCONNECT Ryan Manion on Social Media: Facebook - Twitter - Instagram -...

Duration:00:55:49

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #04 - Mary Katharine Ham

8/25/2020
Navigating life as a pregnant widow. Building beautiful things from tragedy. Parenting during the pandemic, and the balance between shutting down social media trolls and welcoming civil discussion. CNN Political Commentator Mary Katharine Ham discusses how perspective is a valuable tool to take you through grief and usher in a new chapter. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: Instagram SUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcast on YouTubeGet the latest audio podcastCONNECT Ryan Manion on...

Duration:01:04:30

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #03 - Miles McPherson

8/18/2020
Overcoming a cocaine addiction while balancing an NFL career. Relentlessly pursuing a new calling. Offering a third option for a racially divided nation. Pastor Miles McPherson of The Rock Church in San Diego, CA, discusses overcoming insurmountable odds and how to address the conversation on race in America. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast: InstagramSUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcast on YouTubeGet the latest audio podcastCONNECT Ryan Manion on Social Media: Facebook -...

Duration:00:55:23

The Resilient Life Podcast, Episode #02 - Brian “Tosh” Chontosh

8/11/2020
Ultramarathons. Spending 24 hours on a treadmill in the dark. Being a potential Medal of Honor recipient. Navy Cross Recipient Brian “Tosh” Chontosh, a 21-year USMC Veteran, talks building resilience like a muscle - sometimes with unusual tests of strength that push mental and emotional resolve. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast on Instagram SUBSCRIBE Get the latest video podcast on YouTubeGet the latest audio podcast CONNECT Ryan Manion on Social Media: Facebook - Twitter -...

Duration:01:21:30

The Resilient Life, Episode #01 - Alex Gorsky

8/4/2020
The race to a COVID-19 vaccine. Communicating effectively to over 132,000 critical employees during a pandemic. Leadership and personal loss. Alex Gorsky discusses a few challenges he’s faced as CEO of Johnson & Johnson, his adopted philosophy of “mission first, people always,” and how being a veteran has impacted his resolve. CONNECT with The Resilient Life Podcast on Instagram SUBSCRIBE to see the latest video podcast on YouTube CONNECT with Ryan Manion on Social Media: Facebook...

Duration:00:45:22