15 episodes

The "No Excuse to Miss Podcast" aims to share the stories of incredible individuals who strive for excellence as an essential part of their lives. We seek out the defining moments, decisions, and takeaways that are applicable to the lives of others.

No Excuse To Miss Volquartsen Media Group

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 15 Ratings

The "No Excuse to Miss Podcast" aims to share the stories of incredible individuals who strive for excellence as an essential part of their lives. We seek out the defining moments, decisions, and takeaways that are applicable to the lives of others.

    Episode 15 - John Welbourn

    Episode 15 - John Welbourn

    In this new episode of the No Excuse to Miss Podcast, Scott welcomes former NFL player John Welbourn to talk about his career, his current work at Power Athlete, his motivations to getting into sports, and his approach with performance training. John shares about his background as a football athlete, how he was able to overcome his rough injuries, and who he sees as a football model and inspiration today.
    In addition, John explains mindset work with strength training and performance at the gym, noting that in order to be physically strong you need to be mentally strong too. John also highlights the importance of not being too politically polarized nowadays, considering other people’s viewpoints, listening to what different individuals have to say, and the most important thing: respecting divergent opinions.
    Episode Resources
    Book: The Coddling of the American Mind by Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt
    Book: The Fourth Turning by William Strauss and Neil Howe
    Book: Written Out of History by Senator Mike Lee
    Book: 12 Rules for Life by Jordan B. Peterson
    Book: Beyond Order: 12 More Rules for Life by Jordan B. Peterson
    Book: Extreme Ownership by Jocko Willink and Leif Babin
    Podcast: Power Athlete
    Connect with John!
    Instagram: @johnwelbourn
    Business IG: @powerathletehq
    Website: www.powerathletehq.com 
    Connect with Scott!
    Instagram: @scottvolquartsen | @volquartsen_firearms

    • 1 hr 17 min
    Episode 14 - Josh Smith

    Episode 14 - Josh Smith

    Join Scott in today’s episode of the No Excuse to Miss Podcast as he chats with Josh Smith. Josh is a Master Bladesmith and President of Montana Knife Company (@montanaknifecompany), he saw an exponential growth in his business this past year and is excited to share the secrets that motivated his growth. Josh explains that it is important to always learn, not only from the industry itself, but from other business owners in the same area too.
    In addition, Scott and Josh discuss the role that the family plays in the development of a business, and how valuable and important it is to pass the knowledge and teachings from generation to generation. Josh also gives us a little behind-the-scenes on the knives production, explaining that the key to a well-made product is functionality & design. Tune in to learn more!
    Connect with Josh!
    Instagram: @joshsmithknives
    Business IG: @montanaknifecompany
    Website: www.montanaknifecompany.com 
    Connect with Scott!
    Instagram: @scottvolquartsen | @volquartsen_firearms
    E-mail us at: podcast@volquartsen.com

    • 59 min
    Episode 13 - Austin Weiss

    Episode 13 - Austin Weiss

    There is no adversity in life that can overcome persistence. When we are determined to accomplish something and committed to make it happen no matter what; there is absolutely no obstacle life can throw at us that can get in the way. Persistence, tenacity and resolution are some of the words that guided Austin Weiss his whole life, not only on his entrepreneurial journey, but also in his personal life.
    In this week’s episode of No Excuse to Miss Podcast, Scott talks with Austin about how being persistent in many areas of life allowed him to be where he is today. Austin shares a whole lot about his businesses, his entrepreneurial side, how he envisions new projects and new opportunities, and why the concept of ‘never stop learning’ is something that, in his opinion, everyone should adopt. Tune in to know more!
    Connect with Austin!
    Instagram: @austinweiss
    Business IGs: @GrindHardAmmo | @grindhardgarage
    Website: grindhardammo.com (Code: GRATEFUL to get discounts!)
    Connect with Scott!
    Instagram: @scottvolquartsen | @volquartsen_firearms
    E-mail us at: podcast@volquartsen.com

    • 1 hr 17 min
    Episode 12 - Talking Shop

    Episode 12 - Talking Shop

    In this exclusive episode of the No Excuse to Miss Podcast, Scott Volquartsen, President of Volquartsen Firearms is joined by Chad Wittrock, Director of Marketing at Volquartsen Firearms. They talk about the company’s product line by answering common questions from listeners and explaining the details of a few items available at the shop. Scott and Chad also discuss some of the technical features of these products and all the unique variables each one has. 
    Connect with Chad!
    Instagram: @chadwittrock
    Connect with Scott!
    Instagram: @scottvolquartsen | @volquartsen_firearms
    E-mail us at: podcast@volquartsen.com

    • 27 min
    Episode 11 - Tes Salb

    Episode 11 - Tes Salb

    Competitive shooting is an activity that requires not only concentration, but also a good fitness condition. With this concept in mind, it’s ideal to think that shooting and weight training complement each other and could possibly work together to achieve a certain goal. That is the idea that Tes Salb – Competitive Shooter, CrossFit athlete & Coach – shares with us today.
    In this week’s episode of the No Excuse to Miss Podcast, Scott welcomes Tes to discuss her fitness journey, from becoming engaged in horseback riding, to following CrossFit, competitive shooting, and a more fitness based lifestyle in general. Tes talks about the importance of having family support when making choices, the rigid routines she had to follow to get better at competitive shooting, and how the sense of community is a valuable asset for people engaged in these types of sports.
    Connect with Tes!
    Instagram: @shoot_4_gold
    Website: thetacticalgames.com
    Connect with Scott!
    Instagram: @scottvolquartsen | @volquartsen_firearms
    E-mail us at: podcast@volquartsen.com

    • 1 hr
    Episode 10 - Bo Sandoval

    Episode 10 - Bo Sandoval

    Performing a high level sport modality requires the knowledge and ability of combining skill set and strategy. When athletes already have the skills required to perform, the next step is finding someone to hold them accountable and guide them through the strategy component. This is the role that Bo Sandoval, Director of Strength and Conditioning at UFC Performance Institute, plays when coaching advanced fighters on their path to the belt.
    In this week’s episode of the No Excuse to Miss Podcast, Scott welcomes Bo to talk about the behind-the-scenes of preparing UFC fighters and how his work methodology always focuses on recovery and performance optimization. Bo also shares his background with strength conditioning and how he is able to balance his profession along with his role as a husband and father.
    Connect with Bo!
    Instagram: @bo.sandoval
    Twitter: @olystrength
    A.B.S Performance Instagram: @absperformance
    Connect with Scott!
    Instagram: @scottvolquartsen | @volquartsen_firearms
    E-mail us at: podcast@volquartsen.com

    • 56 min

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