Posts in the Category: Man Skills

Wolf & Iron Podcast #32: Millennials and Generation Z with Dr. Tim Elmore

Posted in - Family & Fatherhood & Knowledge & Podcast on December 4th 2017 0 Comments Dr Tim Elmore Millenials Gen Z Marching off the Map Interview Wolf and Iron Mike Yarbrough podcast

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think about the term “millennial”? I’m guessing it’s not hard-working, determined, sacrificial, wise, gutsy, strong or any such description that we have come to admire in generations past. As for Gen Z, there’s a good chance that it’s a new term for you. …

Wolf & Iron Podcast #24 – Man to Man – On Planning: Why I hate it, & why I do it anyhow

Posted in - Books & Knowledge & Podcast on September 11th 2017 0 Comments Wolf and Iron Mike Yarbrough on Planning Scheduling

If I had my druthers, my day would flow from intuition rather than a well thought-out plan. My default, as a creative individual, is to mosey through the day with a general idea of what I need to get done, allowing for plenty of time to get diverted with creative endeavors, and not …

Wolf & Iron Podcast #021 – Author and Historian Mark Lee Gardner on Theodore Roosevelt, The Rough Riders, Writing, and History

Posted in - Knowledge & Podcast on August 21st 2017 0 Comments Mark Lee Gardner Interview Wolf and Iron Rough Riders

You guys know I’m a big fan of Theodore Roosevelt and have studied and written about his life on a number of occasions. I had been following Mr. Gardner for a while primarily based on the titles of a few of his books (I hadn’t read them yet!): To Hell on a Fast …

Wolf & Iron Podcast #016: Feed the Wolf – Thoughts on the Myth of Two Wolves

Posted in - Character & Knowledge & Podcast & Virtues on April 12th 2017 0 Comments Wolf and Iron Feed the Wolf Podcast Cover_Fotor

When I first heard the supposed Cherokee proverb on the Two Wolves I thought, “This is cool, but something seems off to me.” It took some time to narrow down what I didn’t like about it. Like any moral story, this one has some good points, but I don’t think it accurately represents the heart …

Wolf & Iron Podcast #004: Liam Hoffman of Hoffman Blacksmithing on Blacksmithing, Entrepreneurship, and Finding Your Calling

Posted in - Forging & Knives & Podcast & Work on May 10th 2016 0 Comments Liam Hoffman Podcast interview

My guest for this episode of the Wolf & Iron podcast is Liam Hoffman of HoffmanBlacksmithing.com. Liam is a 19 year-old entrepreneur who started forging blades and axes at an early age. He’s a prime example of a young man who, when given the freedom to do so and support of his parents, found …

Wolf & Iron Podcast #003: Aaron Jannetti on Active Shooter Defense, Krav Maga, & Strength Training

Posted in - Fighting & Firearms & Fitness & Podcast & Survival on April 25th 2016 0 Comments Aaron Jannetti Interview Podcast_Featured Image

I first came across Aaron Jannetti via the video below which was shared on Facebook by Glenn Beck. Aaron’s Active Shooter course seemed like one of the best and most needed ideas in a long time, so I looked him up and invited him to the podcast. Aaron’s skill set is mighty impressive: …

Strength Training as “Practice” Instead of “Exercise”

Posted in - Fitness & Guest Post & Health & Man Skills on February 10th 2016 0 Comments maxick3

The following article is a guest post from Andrew Xenophontos. Read the author’s bio below.

While we all enjoy a good pump on the bench and pulling a side-triceps pose, we forget to appreciate how novel the experience is when we make true progress in our lifting. Sure, life is rough sometimes …