062: Ryan Shauers: From Desk To Dirtbag

What can the Nature Effect do for you? Join us on Ryan’s journey as he shares his experience with the outdoors and how it has an impact in his business and life today.

Ryan Shauers - Desk To Dirtbag

Ryan Shauers is a former legislative assistant for Congress who, at the end of 2012, left the working world to climb, hike and explore the American West for a year. He got so caught up in travel and adventure that he just decided to keep going, traveling to South America and later driving through all of Central America.

061: Michael Yarbrough: On Manliness And Nature

What can the Nature Effect do for you? Join us on Mikes’s journey as he shares his experience with the outdoors and how it has an impact in his business and life today.

Michael Yarbrough

Mike is a husband, father, writer, woodworker, and occasional thespian. He is also the founder and curator of Wolf & Iron where he helps men heed the high call of manful living with articles and a podcast on classic manly skills and virtues.

060: Alex Staniforth: Overcoming Adversity Through Adventure

What can the Nature Effect do for you? Join us on Alex’s journey as he shares his experience with the outdoors and how it has an impact in his business and life today.

Alex Staniforth

Alex Staniforth is a 20 year old adventurer, ambassador and speaker from Cheshire in England. His story is one of overcoming adversity on his journey to climb Mount Everest, where both of his attempts to reach the summit ended in tragedy with the 2014 and 2015 avalanches.

He has recently released his first book ICEFALL endorsed by Bear Grylls and is passionate about helping other people to discover the outdoors and their own ‘Everest’.

059: Abigail Wise: Landing Her Dream Job At Outside Magazine

What can the Nature Effect do for you? Join us on Abigail’s journey as she shares her experience with the outdoors and how it has an impact in her business and life today.

Abigail Wise

Abigail Wise is the news editor and social media manager at Outside Magazine. She also works on Outside’s brand new podcast. She worked most recently as an associate editor at Real Simple and was a part of The Huffington Post’s Healthy Living team before that.

058: Kate Dyer-Seely: A Hike That Inspired An Outdoor Mystery Series

What can the Nature Effect do for you? Join us on Kate’s journey as she shares her experience with the outdoors and how it has an impact in her business and life today.

Kate Dyer-Seely

Kate writes the Pacific Northwest Mystery Series for Kensington Publishing, featuring a young journalist, Meg Reed, who bills herself as an intrepid adventurer in order to land a gig writing for Northwest Extreme. Only Meg’s idea of sport is climbing onto the couch without spilling her latte. She lives in the Pacific Northwest with her husband and son, where you can find her hitting the trail, at an artisan coffee shop, or at her favorite pub. Better yet—at all three.