Episode 33 - Become the Man You Were Meant to Be with Ryan Michler



Kevin and Justin welcome Ryan Michler on the show for a discussion about all things MAN. Ryan is the host of the enormously successful Order of Man podcast, and author of the new book Sovereignty: The Battle For The Hearts and Minds of Men. On this episode, Ryan explains the battle that men are facing in today’s increasingly soft society, and shares a couple sovereign virtues to help men regain their masculinity.





2:00 – 11:00: Order of Man

  • Why Ryan started Order of Man.
  • Staying consistent with his podcast every week for over 300 episodes.
  • Focusing on both the process and the results.
  • How the laws of physics apply to life.
  • Building, and relying on, strong habits through different periods of life.

11:00 – 35:00: Sovereignty

  • Why Ryan decided to write a book.
  • The responsibility we have to help others, even if we don’t necessarily enjoy it.
  • Airing out your own shit to help others get through theirs.
  • What sovereignty means.
  • The importance of taking responsibility and REIGNing over your own life.
  • The internal battle that men are facing in today’s society.
  • Why men need to become more self-reliant.
  • Becoming PROactive rather than PROactive.
  • What men do to protect their fragile egos.
  • How more discipline leads to more achievement.
  • Putting aside the way you feel in the moment to accomplish what needs to be done.
  • How being honest with the little things carries over to the big things.

35:00 – 40:00: The Fire Round

  • Ryan answers a series of random questions including his favorite podcast guest and what it means to be man.