Beyond Your WHY

A podcast about finding clarity and standing out

Beyond Your WHY: where we help business leaders, politicians, and celebrities discover the WHY behind who they are and what they do.I was tired of feeling like a “well-kept secret." I spent 20 years taking the best cours... More

Becoming The Solution

Season 2, Ep. 10

Meet Tracey Brioux

Her WHY is Contribute

Interviewed by WHY Institute Founder Dr. Gary Sanchez (Better Way)

Becoming The Solution

Tracey has over 10 years of experience teaching Pilates and fitness training to all ages and of all fitness levels. She is certified in 5 different fitness areas which include: Stott Pilates and reformer instructor, American Council of Exercise (ACE) personal trainer, Group Fitness Coach, Schywnn Spin Instructor, TRX suspension trainer and Functional Movement Screens (FMS).

Tracey's passion for physical activity started at a young age when she used to watch her parents run in local running races and thought it was the coolest thing ever! In university, she played varsity field hockey for 5 years while she earned her business degree and captained the team for 4 of those seasons.

Tracey began coaching in her late twenties and took the role of head varsity field hockey coach shortly after university. She went on to coach the team to three undefeated seasons for the first time ever in the universities history and won three straight university championships.

One of Tracey’s athletic highlights was completing the Lake Placid Ironman Triathlon when she was 24 which she says was one of the most incredible experiences of her life. Tracey’s passion for wellness has been steady throughout her entire life but seeing too many people close to her battle illness and then losing a dear friend to cancer several years ago has intensified that passion tenfold.

Tracey has taught hundreds of classes over the past decade and is inspired daily by watching others taking time for themselves to be healthier. She believes so strongly that daily movement is an essential part in living and feeling our best and her mission is to guide and cheer others in that quest. This is what lead her to start her own business- reset:breathe fitness, an online wellness community where she teaches live fitness classes from her home.


Self-Healing Through Storytelling

Season 2, Ep. 8

Meet Scott Mann

His WHY is Contribute

Interviewed by WHY Institute Founder Dr. Gary Sanchez (Better Way)

Self-Healing Through Storytelling

Scott Mann spent 23 years in the United States Army, 18 of those as a Green Beret in Army Special Forces, where he specialized in unconventional, high-impact missions all over the world including Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Panama, Iraq, and Afghanistan.

Scott’s problem-solving abilities were honed during long deployments in places where trust was absent, conflict rampant, and only seconds to make real

connections with local communities using his head, his heart—and when threats closed in against these communities—his hands. With those skills, Scott now helps organizations gain a better understanding of their internal culture and their external relationships, while exposing the potential for conflict that exists when trust has deteriorated.

In the same way he empowered local tribes in Iraq and Afghanistan to make transformative decisions—using very few resources, Scott teaches corporate leaders, special operators, law enforcement, and high-performance entrepreneurs and their teams to create strategic opportunities through the

relationship-building techniques that drove so many of his successful Special Forces experiences.

He is the author of two Amazon #1 international best-selling books. Scott appears frequently on CNN, Bloomberg, Fox and Friends, Fox Business

News, News Max, and dozens of syndicated radio shows including National Public Radio, Wall Street Journal Radio, Fox News Radio.

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From Robotic To Relationships

Season 2, Ep. 5

Meet Chris Davis

His WHY is Trust

Interviewed by WHY Institute Founder Dr. Gary Sanchez (Better Way)

From Robotic To Relationships

You should never break the trust of a "Trust WHY" because it takes a lot to earn that trust back. Today's story explains how a Trust WHY thrives and what holds them back.

Chris had what seemed like a great life: the corporate dream job and the title that impressed family and friends. We all know, that there's always more under the surface and for Chris the veneer was starting to crack open. His work felt robotic, more like a cog in a wheel than a contributing member in a relationship. But with a wife and three kids to support to he couldn't just walk away. So, the lack of trust grew and along with it the unhappiness. Then, the ground opened up and everything fell apart. He lost his fancy corporate job. He had to restart everything. How would he find a new career where he could trust his team again?

His broken trust sent him into a crisis of faith in the corporate world and in his new industry of marketing technology. It took a deep dive into meeting a wide variety of people making deep connections using marketing automation and a lot of self-reflection. As his trust grew back relationship by relationship his love for his work started blooming again. His trust in the tools he was teaching made him the go to source for marketing automation. When you build a relationship with a Trust WHY, they'll pour their knowledge and ability into helping you. That's exactly what makes Chris Davis such an amazing educator for Active Campaign.

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