Unleash Your Purpose

Dr. Ryan Senters

Ryan is the CEO & Founder of 5 companies that grew from $0 to $25M in 5 years with over 500 employees. He’s a performance psychologist, leadership expert, and above all else, a foster adoptive dad of 11 and passionate foster care advocate.

Ryan believes in building businesses that do well financially and most importantly, do good for the world. As a faith-based social entrepreneur who founded the nonprofit Friends of Ohana, he's dedicated to helping you develop your business and leadership skills in a purposeful way so you can make the biggest impact on your community.

If you're lost and looking for direction personally or professionally, you're in the right place! It's time to find your purpose, live into your strengths, and level up your faith, family, and business. With new episodes launching every week, the Unleash Your Purpose Podcast is here to challenge your limitations and push you towards your full potential!

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Raising Kids with Hard Work Ethic - Father's Day Episode | Ep. 49
Jun 18 2024
Raising Kids with Hard Work Ethic - Father's Day Episode | Ep. 49
In this episode of The Unleash Your Purpose Podcast, host Ryan Senters, along with several guests, delve into the challenges of raising children in privileged environments. They discuss strategies for instilling a strong work ethic and financial responsibility in their kids, balancing provision with teaching the value of hard work. Through personal anecdotes, they emphasize leading by example, setting boundaries, and fostering resilience. The episode offers valuable insights for dads on being patient, supportive, and engaged, highlighting the profound impact of fatherhood on future generations.πŸ”” Don't forget to follow us to stay updated on Ryan's latest content. If you enjoyed this podcast, rate it, review it, and share it with friends who might benefit from this.GET UPDATES!Sign up for Ryan's newsletter to help you profit in business, faith & life! www.ryansenters.comSign Up For Ryan's 1/2 Day Business Intensive: https://www.ryansenters.com/half-day-coachingLove Moves. Hope Heals. Ohana: https://www.ohanaaz.org/🌐 Connect with Us:Instagram: https://instagram.com/ryansentersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ryansentersFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/SentersRyan/00:00:00 - Raising Kids with Hard Work Ethic00:01:15 - Balancing Entitlement and Hard Work00:02:32 - Teaching Financial Literacy and Responsibility00:04:14 - Encouraging Entrepreneurial Spirit in Kids00:06:40 - Gigs and Earning Opportunities00:09:56 - Lessons Learned from Kids and Advice for Dads00:18:14 - Role Modeling and Affectionate Parenting00:19:03 - Being Vulnerable and Affectionate with Kids00:20:15 - Maintaining Precious Moments with Kids00:21:11 - The Power of Being Intentional#UnleashYourPurpose #PodcastLife #PurposeDriven #FindYourWhy #SelfImprovement #MotivationMonday #PersonalGrowth #InspirationDaily #LifeGoals #PodcastCommunity
Fatherhood Unfiltered: Real Talk with 5 Dads On Father's Day Weekend
Jun 13 2024
Fatherhood Unfiltered: Real Talk with 5 Dads On Father's Day Weekend
Welcome back to the Unleash Your Purpose Podcast with your host, Ryan Senters. This episode is a celebration of Father's Day, and we're on location at the best coffee shop in the United States, Hanai. I'm sitting down with four incredible dads who I deeply respect, and we're diving into a heartfelt and hilarious conversation about fatherhood.In this episode, we tackle everything from the importance of patience and being an intentional dad, to the constant learning curve that fatherhood brings. We discuss the balance between providing for our families and making sure we are present and engaged at home. You'll hear about the funny, touching, and sometimes frustrating moments that make fatherhood such a unique journey.We also dive into some hot topics, like managing screen time and technology with our kids. How do we navigate the digital world and ensure our children develop strong social skills and a sense of responsibility? Our guests share their strategies and challenges in setting boundaries and encouraging healthy habits.This episode is packed with wisdom, laughter, and real talk about the highs and lows of being a dad. Whether you're a new father, a seasoned parent, or someone looking for insights into the world of fatherhood, this conversation is for you.So, grab a cup of coffee, sit back, and join us for this special Father's Day episode of the Unleash Your Purpose Podcast.πŸ”” Don't forget to follow us to stay updated on Ryan's latest content. If you enjoyed this podcast, rate it, review it, and share it with friends who might benefit from this.GET UPDATES!Sign up for Ryan's newsletter to help you profit in business, faith & life! www.ryansenters.comSign Up For Ryan's 1/2 Day Business Intensive: https://www.ryansenters.com/half-day-coachingLove Moves. Hope Heals. Ohana: https://www.ohanaaz.org/🌐 Connect with Us:Instagram: https://instagram.com/ryansentersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ryansentersFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/SentersRyan/00:00:49  Introduction00:01:36 Cory's Experience as a Dad00:03:03 Mike's Experience as a Girl Dad00:03:45 Kevin's Experience as a Boy Dad00:07:23 Challenges of Patience and Role Modeling00:12:07 Challenges of Selflessness in Parenting00:14:11 Balancing Personal Time and Parenting00:17:34 Navigating Technology and Screen Time00:17:54 Avoiding Entitlement in Children00:19:31 Technology and Parenting Challenges00:23:06 Parental Restrictions on Technology00:26:16 Creating Boundaries with Technology00:30:16 Balancing Technology and Family Time
How Can Sacrifice Lead to Fulfillment In Your Life? | Charlie Smith | Ep. 48
Jun 10 2024
How Can Sacrifice Lead to Fulfillment In Your Life? | Charlie Smith | Ep. 48
In this episode of the Unleash Your Purpose Podcast, Ryan Senters and Charlie Smith delve into their past experiences in youth ministry and their transformative mission trip to India. They discuss redefining success and finding purpose through serving others, emphasizing the importance of mentorship, radical obedience, and stepping out in faith. Charlie shares his journey from high ticket sales and marketing to full-time ministry, while Ryan reflects on the impact of witnessing poverty in India. They also explore the weariness that comes with doing good work and the need for persistence and sacrifice. The episode concludes with a teaser for future discussions on transitioning from business to nonprofit work.πŸ”” Don't forget to follow us to stay updated on Ryan's latest content. If you enjoyed this podcast, rate it, review it, and share it with friends who might benefit from this.GET UPDATES!Sign up for Ryan's newsletter to help you profit in business, faith & life! www.ryansenters.comSign Up For Ryan's 1/2 Day Business Intensive: https://www.ryansenters.com/half-day-coachingLove Moves. Hope Heals. Ohana: https://www.ohanaaz.org/🌐 Connect with Us:Instagram: https://instagram.com/ryansentersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ryansentersFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/SentersRyan/00:00:00 The Mentor00:03:56 Mission Trips00:06:30 Reevaluating Success00:14:05 Impact of Mission Trip00:21:35 Transition to Full-Time Ministry00:22:27 Redefining Success and Purpose00:25:23 The Importance of Mentorship and Support00:29:52 Cultural Experiences in India00:34:53 Impacting Lives Through Love and Compassion00:41:34 Boldness in Faith and Providing a Win-Sacrifice00:41:55 Sacrificial Mentality00:44:08 Unseen Impact00:47:07 Weariness in Service00:48:55 Grinding to Nothing00:50:14 Future Conversations
Building A Brand People Love | Barbell Effect - Jose Perez & Nick Nudi | Ep. 46
Jun 6 2024
Building A Brand People Love | Barbell Effect - Jose Perez & Nick Nudi | Ep. 46
In this engaging episode of the Unleash Your Purpose Podcast, host Ryan Senters chats with Nick and Jose, the entrepreneurial spirits behind Barbell Effect. They dive into their origin story, starting with merchandise and evolving into a unique gym that fosters community and connection. The duo shares their bootstrap financing strategy, avoiding hefty loans by saving meticulously. They also discuss their flexible, client-centered approach to training and nutrition, emphasizing the importance of adaptability and sustainable habits for a fulfilling lifestyle. For our listeners who are entrepreneurs or community builders, this story is a testament to the power of vision and hard work in creating a thriving business that impacts lives.πŸ”” Don't forget to follow us to stay updated on Ryan's latest content. If you enjoyed this podcast, rate it, review it, and share it with friends who might benefit from this.GET UPDATES!Sign up for Ryan's newsletter to help you profit in business, faith & life! www.ryansenters.comSign Up For Ryan's 1/2 Day Business Intensive: https://www.ryansenters.com/half-day-coachingLove Moves. Hope Heals. Ohana: https://www.ohanaaz.org/🌐 Connect with Us:Instagram: https://instagram.com/ryansentersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ryansentersFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/SentersRyan/00:00:00 - The Intro00:02:07 - Starting the fitness business00:07:18 - Taking the leap00:10:36 - Opening their own space00:15:57 - Philosophy on training and nutrition00:17:44 - The therapist role in fitness00:18:46 - Franchising vs. independent gym00:19:48 - Brand identity and intentionality00:22:54 - Marketing and word-of-mouth00:27:03 - Challenges of work-life balance00:28:59 - Taking the leap and overcoming challenges00:31:12 - Impact and legacy
Her Secret To Breaking Through Any Barrier | April Brien | Unleash Your Purpose Podcast | Ep. 45
Jun 3 2024
Her Secret To Breaking Through Any Barrier | April Brien | Unleash Your Purpose Podcast | Ep. 45
Hey there, Ryan Senters here! I’m thrilled to introduce the latest episode of the "Unleash Your Purpose" podcast, where we dive deep into the core of what it takes to be a true leader. In this episode, I sit down with the incredible April Brien, a young leader who embodies persistence and determination like no other.April’s journey is nothing short of inspiring. From managing restaurants to launching her own fitness business during the height of the pandemic, she’s faced every challenge head-on with unwavering tenacity. Now, as the membership manager at F45, April shares invaluable insights into balancing empathy with high expectations, and how to build a thriving community and team.We discuss the importance of being persistent, pushing through barriers, and how these qualities can shape a successful career and fulfilling life. April’s story is a testament to the power of resilience and the impact of strong leadership. Whether you’re an aspiring entrepreneur, a young professional, or someone seeking motivation to overcome obstacles, this episode is packed with wisdom and actionable advice.So, if you're ready to unleash your purpose and transform your approach to leadership, hit play and join us on this exciting journey. Trust me, you won’t want to miss it!πŸ”” Don't forget to follow us to stay updated on Ryan's latest content. If you enjoyed this podcast, rate it, review it, and share it with friends who might benefit from this.GET UPDATES!Sign up for Ryan's newsletter to help you profit in business, faith & life! www.ryansenters.comSign Up For Ryan's 1/2 Day Business Intensive: https://www.ryansenters.com/half-day-coachingLove Moves. Hope Heals. Ohana: https://www.ohanaaz.org/00:00:00 - The Importance of Persistence in Life00:04:03 - Building a Team and Learning from Challenges00:08:25 - The Unique Ability to Push Through Barriers00:13:22 - Generational Differences in the Workforce00:17:13 - The Role of Leadership and Personal Responsibility00:21:12 - Creating a Positive Culture and Setting High Standards00:26:22 - Making the Decision to Move On from Her Business00:30:12 - Advice for Young Leaders00:35:30 - Defining Your Purpose in Life🌐 Connect with Us:Instagram: https://instagram.com/ryansentersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ryansentersFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/SentersRyan/
What To Know As A First Time Foster Parent | Gary Kinder | Unleash Your Purpose Podcast | Ep. 44
May 30 2024
What To Know As A First Time Foster Parent | Gary Kinder | Unleash Your Purpose Podcast | Ep. 44
In this heartfelt episode of the Unleash Your Purpose Podcast, Ryan Senters and Gary Kinder, two dedicated foster parents, delve into their personal experiences with foster care. They candidly share the challenges and triumphs of their foster parenting journey, including fostering sibling groups and the emotional process of reunification. The duo underscores the profound joy and growth that comes from extending their family's love to children in need. This conversation is a testament to the power of purpose-driven living and the profound impact of making a difference in young lives. It's a must-listen for anyone interested in foster care or seeking inspiration to serve their community.πŸ”” Don't forget to follow us to stay updated on Ryan's latest content. If you enjoyed this podcast, rate it, review it, and share it with friends who might benefit from this.GET UPDATES!Sign up for Ryan's newsletter to help you profit in business, faith & life! www.ryansenters.comSign Up For Ryan's 1/2 Day Business Intensive: https://www.ryansenters.com/half-day-coachingLove Moves. Hope Heals. Ohana: https://www.ohanaaz.org/🌐 Connect with Us:Instagram: https://instagram.com/ryansentersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ryansentersFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/SentersRyan/00:00:00 Intro00:00:49 Introduction and Small Group History00:03:46 Bamboo Removal Adventure00:10:40 Becoming Foster Parents00:13:26 Fostering Sibling Groups00:18:09 Emotional Experience of Reunification00:20:48 Understanding Foster Care00:21:42 Benefits of Having Many Kids00:22:05 The Kids' Involvement00:23:39 Encouraging Others00:25:29 Community Impact
We Opened a 2nd Coffee Shop.. It Was A LOT of Work!
May 28 2024
We Opened a 2nd Coffee Shop.. It Was A LOT of Work!
In this episode of the Unleash Your Purpose Podcast, Ryan, the owner of Hanai coffee shop, and Sara, the designer and partner, discuss the exciting challenge of opening a second Hanai location near a home for kids who have aged out of foster care. They explore the potential to employ these young adults, providing a valuable training ground. Despite a tight budget of $10,000 and a small space, the duo is determined to redesign the shop and refresh the menu, ensuring the new venue embodies the Hanai brand and promotes their mission to support foster kids. The episode concludes with an exciting reveal of the renovated space, celebrating the successful fusion of design and mission.πŸ”” Don't forget to hit the subscribe button and ring that bell to stay updated on Ryan's latest content. If you enjoyed this video, give it a thumbs up and share it with friends who might benefit from this.GET UPDATES!Sign up for Ryan's newsletter to help you profit in business, faith & life! www.ryansenters.comSign Up For Ryan's 1/2 Day Business Intensive: https://www.ryansenters.com/half-day-coachingLove Moves. Hope Heals. Ohana: https://www.ohanaaz.org/Hanai Coffee - https://www.hanaiaz.com/🌐 Connect with Us:Instagram: https://instagram.com/ryansentersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ryansentersFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/SentersRyan/00:00:00 The Opportunity00:01:20 Challenges of Redesigning the Space00:03:27 Budget Constraints00:05:08 Designing the Space00:08:01 Refreshing the Menu00:15:33 Final Review of the Renovated Space00:19:49 Cleaning and Machine Troubles00:20:33 Successful First Week00:20:57 Opportunities for Opening New Locations#UnleashYourPurpose #PodcastLife #PurposeDriven #FindYourWhy #SelfImprovement #MotivationMonday #PersonalGrowth #InspirationDaily #LifeGoals #PodcastCommunity #Coffee #Hanai #Ohana #Foster
He Dreamed of Being An FBI Agent and it came TRUE | Unleash Your Purpose Podcast | Ep. 42
May 23 2024
He Dreamed of Being An FBI Agent and it came TRUE | Unleash Your Purpose Podcast | Ep. 42
In this episode of the Unleash Your Purpose podcast, host Ryan speaks with Gary, a former FBI agent turned firefighter and paramedic. Gary shares his personal journey, discussing the challenges he faced in aligning his career with his true self and how he overcame the identity crisis following his time with the FBI. He finds fulfillment not just in his service as a firefighter but in the freedom it grants him to be present with his family and engage in foster care. Gary's story is one of resilience, self-discovery, and the pursuit of purposeful work that allows him to live out his values, especially in raising his children with a strong Christian foundation. The episode is a powerful reminder for listeners that purpose can often be found in unexpected places and that embracing new opportunities can lead to personal and professional growth.πŸ”” Don't forget to follow us to stay updated on Ryan's latest content. If you enjoyed this podcast, rate it, review it, and share it with friends who might benefit from this.GET UPDATES!Sign up for Ryan's newsletter to help you profit in business, faith & life! www.ryansenters.comSign Up For Ryan's 1/2 Day Business Intensive: https://www.ryansenters.com/half-day-coachingLove Moves. Hope Heals. Ohana: https://www.ohanaaz.org/🌐 Connect with Us:Instagram: https://instagram.com/ryansentersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ryansentersFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/SentersRyan/00:00:00 The FBI Agent Dream00:02:16 Challenges of Being an FBI Agent00:05:13 Struggles As An Agent00:12:35 Learning from Failure00:20:04 Transition to Firefighting00:21:30 Finding Fulfillment in Service00:22:35 Balancing Work and Family00:24:45 Overcoming Fear and Embracing Purpose00:29:22 Defining Purpose and Legacy
How Do You Balance Family & Business in the Construction Industry? | Unleash Your Purpose Podcast | Ep. 41
May 20 2024
How Do You Balance Family & Business in the Construction Industry? | Unleash Your Purpose Podcast | Ep. 41
In this episode of the Unleash Your Purpose podcast, host Ryan Senters chats with Slade, the owner of Trinity Custom Homes, about his experiences in the construction industry. Slade recounts the early days of his business, the 2008 economic downturn, and the recent pandemic's effects. He emphasizes client service, transparency, and the importance of family, including working with his wife and son in the business. The conversation also covers the challenges of entrepreneurship, maintaining faith during tough times, and the significance of a work-life balance, exemplified by Slade's morning routine of prayer with his wife. They touch on the importance of leading with calmness and consistency, regardless of external pressures. Slade hopes to be remembered for his love for his family, his faith, and his desire to help others. πŸ”” Don't forget to follow us to stay updated on Ryan's latest content. If you enjoyed this podcast, rate it, review it, and share it with friends who might benefit from this.GET UPDATES!Sign up for Ryan's newsletter to help you profit in business, faith & life! www.ryansenters.comSign Up For Ryan's 1/2 Day Business Intensive: https://www.ryansenters.com/half-day-coachingLove Moves. Hope Heals. Ohana: https://www.ohanaaz.org/🌐 Connect with Us:Instagram: https://instagram.com/ryansentersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ryansentersFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/SentersRyan/00:00:00 Introduction00:03:34 Starting Trinity Custom Homes00:06:04 Market Trends and Business Strategy00:09:28 Client Relationships and Service00:14:02 Balancing Work and Family00:18:41 Prayer and Family00:19:21 Parenting and Business00:21:45 Challenges in Business00:23:40 Leadership and Emotions00:28:22 Dealing with Fear00:37:36 Coping Mechanisms00:38:53 Support and Accountability00:38:59 The Importance of Leading by Example00:40:06 Legacy and Values00:41:19 Business Philosophy and Serving Others00:41:50 Upcoming Projects and Expansion00:43:59 Promotion and Social Media Presence
How I Started To Appreciate Life More | Unleash Your Purpose Podcast | Ep. 40
May 16 2024
How I Started To Appreciate Life More | Unleash Your Purpose Podcast | Ep. 40
In this inspiring episode of the Unleash Your Purpose Podcast, Ryan Senters delves into the power of acknowledging life's triumphs and the inherent goodness around us. Ryan encourages listeners to embrace positivity and celebrate their successes, big or small. This message is particularly resonant to entrepreneurs and advocates, who often face challenges head-on. As we wrap up, Ryan leaves us with a reminder to carry this uplifting perspective forward. This episode is sure to be a good dose of motivation and a fresh outlook on the victories in your journey.πŸ”” Don't forget to follow us to stay updated on Ryan's latest content. If you enjoyed this podcast, rate it, review it, and share it with friends who might benefit from this.GET UPDATES!Sign up for Ryan's newsletter to help you profit in business, faith & life! www.ryansenters.comSign Up For Ryan's 1/2 Day Business Intensive: https://www.ryansenters.com/half-day-coachingLove Moves. Hope Heals. Ohana: https://www.ohanaaz.org/🌐 Connect with Us:Instagram: https://instagram.com/ryansentersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ryansentersFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/SentersRyan/00:00:00 Recognizing Goodness and Breakthroughs00:01:07 Leadership Team Reflection00:02:21 Growth and Transformation00:04:26 The Journey of Adoption and SoccerWords to help the algorithm: #UnleashYourPurpose #PodcastLife #PurposeDriven #FindYourWhy #SelfImprovement #MotivationMonday #Podcast #PersonalGrowth #InspirationDaily #LifeGoals #PodcastCommunity #Purpose
The Coach Of The Savannah Bananas - Tyler Gillum | Unleash Your Purpose Podcast | Ep. 39
May 13 2024
The Coach Of The Savannah Bananas - Tyler Gillum | Unleash Your Purpose Podcast | Ep. 39
In this episode of The Unleash Your Purpose Podcast, host Ryan Senters interviews friend and Savannah Bananas baseball coach Tyler Gillum. The two discuss  the transformative power of servant leadership and creating unforgettable experiences. Tyler shares his personal journey, from overcoming a family history of addiction to setting ambitious goals of making a positive impact on a million lives. He emphasizes the importance of having a clear vision, celebrating small wins, and the influence of mentors like his high school coach Eddie Collins. The duo also delves into Tyler's innovative work with the Savannah Bananas, where he brings joy and community through unconventional baseball entertainment. Tyler's commitment to impacting the next generation and his philosophy of coaching the person first is a testament to his dedication to servant leadership.πŸ”” Don't forget to follow us to stay updated on Ryan's latest content. If you enjoyed this podcast, rate it, review it, and share it with friends who might benefit from this.GET UPDATES!Sign up for Ryan's newsletter to help you profit in business, faith & life! www.ryansenters.comSign Up For Ryan's 1/2 Day Business Intensive: https://www.ryansenters.com/half-day-coachingLove Moves. Hope Heals. Ohana: https://www.ohanaaz.org/🌐 Connect with Us:Instagram: https://instagram.com/ryansentersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ryansentersFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/SentersRyan/00:00:00 The virtual podcast00:01:31 Creating a family experience00:02:42 Reinventing the game of baseball00:04:47 Fans first entertainment00:05:34 Taking care of the staff and fans00:08:38 Creating never forget moments00:11:21 Storytelling and culture00:12:38 Leadership and coaching philosophy00:15:30 Understanding the players as people00:15:32 Servant Leadership00:20:28 Influential Coaches00:24:34 Leadership and Motivation00:25:23 Commitment and Advocacy00:29:43 Purpose-Driven Vision00:31:46 Big Dreams and Goals00:32:38 Pursuing Education and Coaching Opportunities00:33:30 Networking and Relocating to Phoenix00:34:41 Cold Calling and Job Interview00:36:12 Making Sacrifices 00:39:15 Innovative Entertainment in Baseball00:43:59 Creating Memorable Experiences00:49:53 Telescope and Microscope Goals00:52:21 Being Remembered and Impacting Others00:55:31 Setting Big Goals00:57:31 Long-term View and Impact
The Sweet Success of Building a Family Ice Cream Business | Nindi and Carissa Wadhwa | Ep. 38
May 9 2024
The Sweet Success of Building a Family Ice Cream Business | Nindi and Carissa Wadhwa | Ep. 38
In this engaging episode of The Unleash Your Purpose Podcast, host Ryan Senters sits down with Nindi and Carissa Wadhwa, the dynamic duo behind Scooptacular. The couple candidly shares the highs and lows of starting their ice cream business while juggling the roles of spouses, parents, and entrepreneurs. They touch on the invaluable support from their community, the lessons in financial literacy they're passing on to their kids, and the significance of mentorship and marriage counseling in their success. Listeners will come away inspired by their commitment to family, community, and the sweet taste of purpose-driven business.πŸ”” Don't forget to follow us to stay updated on Ryan's latest content. If you enjoyed this podcast, rate it, review it, and share it with friends who might benefit from this.GET UPDATES!Sign up for Ryan's newsletter to help you profit in business, faith & life! www.ryansenters.comSign Up For Ryan's 1/2 Day Business Intensive: https://www.ryansenters.com/half-day-coachingLove Moves. Hope Heals. Ohana: https://www.ohanaaz.org/🌐 Connect with Us:Instagram: https://instagram.com/ryansentersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ryansentersFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/SentersRyan/00:00:09 The Start 00:00:51 Introduction 00:02:00 Starting a business together00:03:50 Challenges and quick opening of Scooptacular00:05:24 Learning to make ice cream00:09:39 Support and community engagement00:11:22 Authenticity and community involvement00:13:52 Valuing employees and customers00:14:48 Reflecting on failures and challenges00:16:03 The challenge of working together00:16:49 Self-awareness and understanding each other's strengths00:17:37 Leadership styles and adapting to the workforce00:20:25 Balancing work and personal life00:30:11 Intentional family involvement in the business00:31:30 Managing family dynamics within the business00:33:49 Owning a Family Business00:35:05 Teaching Financial Literacy00:38:18 Marriage and Business00:40:48 Legacy and Inspiration
Our Homeless Son And His Prodigal Journey | Unleash Your Purpose Podcast | Ep. 37
May 6 2024
Our Homeless Son And His Prodigal Journey | Unleash Your Purpose Podcast | Ep. 37
In this heartfelt episode of the Unleash Your Purpose podcast, hosts Ryan and Sara Senters open up about their complex journey with their adoptive son Christian. They candidly discuss the highs and lows of Christian's struggles and the painful periods when he has ran away. The Senters share the impact of COVID-19 on Christian's well-being, leading to a serious mental health crisis. Despite the challenges Ryan and Sara remain committed to supporting him. They reflect on the importance of setting boundaries, finding purpose through pain, and the power of sharing their story to help others. The episode is a raw and honest exploration of the unpredictable nature of foster and adoptive parenting, filled with lessons on love, resilience, and hope.πŸ”” Don't forget to follow us to stay updated on Ryan's latest content. If you enjoyed this podcast, rate it, review it, and share it with friends who might benefit from this.GET UPDATES!Sign up for Ryan's newsletter to help you profit in business, faith & life! www.ryansenters.comSign Up For Ryan's 1/2 Day Business Intensive: https://www.ryansenters.com/half-day-coachingLove Moves. Hope Heals. Ohana: https://www.ohanaaz.org/🌐 Connect with Us:Instagram: https://instagram.com/ryansentersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ryansentersFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/SentersRyan/00:00:00 The beginning00:01:12 The challenges of a prodigal son00:03:07 Christian's entry into their family00:10:30 The impact of mental health00:13:40 Escalating struggles and running away00:17:31 The traumatic events 00:20:27 Moving and setting boundaries00:21:42 The rocky start00:22:13 Resetting expectations00:23:36 Troubled actions00:27:18 Heartbreak and uncertainty00:34:01 Long-term impact00:37:31 Learning to feel00:38:51 Hope for redemption00:39:28 Closing thoughts
How To Build A Remarkable Brand | Seth Wells | Unleash Your Purpose | Ep. 33
Apr 22 2024
How To Build A Remarkable Brand | Seth Wells | Unleash Your Purpose | Ep. 33
In this episode of The Unleash Your Purpose Podcast, host Ryan Senters sits down with Seth Wells, a seasoned entrepreneur known for his innovative approach to house flipping and his venture, Pallet Collective. Seth opens up about the highs and lows of entrepreneurship, from the allure of time freedom to the often-overlooked stress and loneliness it can bring. He candidly discusses the journey to selling his business to private equity and the complexities involved in such deals.Post-exit, Seth grapples with the desire to create anew while being mindful of the risks affecting his family and employees. He stresses the importance of partnerships and the value of time with loved ones, ultimately aiming to leave a legacy that better resonates with his family. The episode is a must-listen for entrepreneurs and community advocates, offering a raw look at the delicate balance between professional success and personal fulfillment.πŸ”” Don't forget to follow us to stay updated on Ryan's latest content. If you enjoyed this podcast, rate it, review it, and share it with friends who might benefit from this.GET UPDATES!Sign up for Ryan's newsletter to help you profit in business, faith & life! www.ryansenters.comSign Up For Ryan's 1/2 Day Business Intensive: https://www.ryansenters.com/half-day-coachingLove Moves. Hope Heals. Ohana: https://www.ohanaaz.org/🌐 Connect with Us:Instagram: https://instagram.com/ryansentersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ryansentersFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/SentersRyan/00:00:00 Building a Brand00:00:52 Introduction and Boat Life00:02:39 Transition to Pallet Collective00:04:40 Challenges in the Salon and Studio Industry00:07:26 Creating Welcoming Spaces00:10:17 Growth and Expansion Strategy00:13:10 Financial Challenges and Equity Model00:17:18 Bank Financing and COVID-19 Impact00:19:18 Entrepreneurship Realities00:20:15 Loneliness and Stress of Entrepreneurship00:21:18 Building and Selling a Business00:22:05 Private Equity Interactions and Goals00:24:18 Challenges of Starting Anew00:27:10 Family Values and Time Freedom00:30:46 Legacy and Family as Ultimate Driver00:33:07 Balancing Business and Family
Getting Old And The Wisdom That Comes | Mexico Podcast | Ep. 32
Apr 18 2024
Getting Old And The Wisdom That Comes | Mexico Podcast | Ep. 32
In this episode of the Unleash Your Purpose Podcast host Ryan Senters and his friends swap tales of aging with humor and heart. From a 40th birthday bash in Rocky Point to candid moments with their kids, these men laugh about the lighter side of getting older, like thinning hair and mishaps. They embrace the liberating aspects of maturity, such as letting go of punctuality pressures and societal expectations. It's a candid conversation that celebrates the wisdom and freedom that come with age.πŸ”” Don't forget to follow us to stay updated on Ryan's latest content. If you enjoyed this podcast, rate it, review it, and share it with friends who might benefit from this.GET UPDATES!Sign up for Ryan's newsletter to help you profit in business, faith & life! www.ryansenters.comSign Up For Ryan's 1/2 Day Business Intensive: https://www.ryansenters.com/half-day-coachingLove Moves. Hope Heals. Ohana: https://www.ohanaaz.org/🌐 Connect with Us:Instagram: https://instagram.com/ryansentersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ryansentersFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/SentersRyan/00:00:02 Embarrassing Moments00:01:04 Thinning Hair and Beach Club Incident00:03:23 Embarrassing Gray Hair Moment00:04:49 Nightclub Dance Embarrassment00:06:04 Buffet Embarrassment00:08:16 Realization About Aging00:09:39 Freedom with Age00:13:14 Reflecting on Approval and Freedom00:14:08 Fatherhood and Aging00:16:07 Support System and Advice00:18:18 The cardigan incident00:19:01 Reflections on aging and wisdom00:19:39 Regrets and life lessons00:20:07 Appreciating a spouse and personal growth00:22:22 Maturing and looking beyond the moment00:24:32 Importance of finding a life partner early