About Ryan Wakefield

Ryan is Chief Editor at Every Day, Getting Better. Ryan has been a basketball coach for over 20 years. Having coached at both the high school and middle school levels, Ryan felt it was time to pass on the stories and quotes that he has used to help motivate his teams. Ryan also contributes to the leadership development programs for the Sigma Chi Fraternity.

Forgivness, where to start

By |2019-10-04T10:54:36-06:00October 4th, 2019|Stories, Video|

Photo Credit - Tom Fox / Dallas Morning News I absolutly love this piece on forgiveness by Harry Smith of NBC.  There are no happy endings to this tragic story, but none the less, it has moved me.  Days before the verdict, Allison Jean was asked what her [...]

The start of Stillness

By |2019-10-01T09:33:47-06:00October 1st, 2019|Library, Quotes|

Moments ago I started reading the much anticipated book Stillness is the Key by Ryan Holiday.  It is a book that I have anticipated for a long time, being a big fan of Holiday's past work, Ego is the Enemy.  While I read the book, my goal is to [...]

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CONTROL

By |2019-05-09T10:45:30-06:00May 9th, 2019|Video|

CONTROL by Robbie Auchincloss This short video was produced by Robbie Auchincloss, who is one of the most underrated great thinkers out there. If you enjoy this video and want to learn more about Robbie, subscribe to his newsletter The Weekly here.

Dear Boy, a mother’s legacy

By |2019-04-23T09:57:42-06:00April 23rd, 2019|Stories, Video|

I loved Amy Krouse Rosenthal books, ever since my wife brought them home for my boys to enjoy.  That's how you know good children's literature, the adults enjoy them as well. As many know, Amy passed away from ovarian cancer in 2017, but her books continue to amaze.  Prior [...]