In this episode of the Good Men Great Dads Podcast, I speak with Jeremy Ball. Jeremy is a sponsored BMX rider, College Softball Coach, Educator, coffee lover, and all around good guy. We dive in to some of life's lessons and talk about how to make yourself a better man everyday. Jeremy attributes a lot of his hard work and success to his father and shares some stories about his dad leading by example, telling him when he's an idiot, and teaching him when to keep his mouth shut.
This episode of the Good Men Great Dads Podcast is a little different than the previous episodes- the audio you’re going to here is from a discussion I had with Dr. Jim Storhok via Facebook live. Jim is a talented internet marketer, a seasoned entrepreneur, and one of the hardest working guys I know. We discussed a myriad of topics including (but certainly not limited to); why It’s time for men to step up for their families, what you can do to get started, and how you can stay motivated to create the best life possible.
In this episode of the Good Men Great Dads Podcast- I speak with Vaughn Smith- Educator, Sponsored Crossfit athlete, Husband and Father. We cover the four pillars of Good Men Great Dads; Family, Faith, Fitness and Finance. Ever wonder how a Chinese farmer or a three legged dog could make you a better man? Vaughn drops some knowledge bombs in regards to getting the most out of your day- fitting fitness into your hectic schedule, dealing with day to day inconveniences, and finding gratitude in all aspects of your life. No matter what your goals are for 2018, this episode is bound to resonate with you.
Setting up a routine
Put the important stuff in your calendar
What’s your “Why”?
Protecting your time
The story of the Chinese farmer
Dealing with minor inconveniences
Fostering a growth mindset in your children
Be careful with who you allow in your “village”
Syrup war of 2004
What is normal?
Why Vaughn loves getting bills in the mail
Learning to delay gratification
What is the first word that pops into your head when you think of your dad?
Would your kids be proud of what you’re doing?
Which dog are you feeding?
Sharpening your saw
The Energy Bus by Jon Gordon
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My guest today is former State Superintendent of Michigan schools Mike Flanagan. Mr. Flanagan’s list of duties, accomplishments, and awards is extensive and prestigious. Mr. Flanagan’s unique insight will help you make the most of your child’s education. We discuss the state of public education, why reading to your children is important, how to foster a growth mindset in your children, standardized testing, how to properly advocate for your children. This episode is one you’re going to want to keep in your downloads for a while.
In today's Good Men Great Dads Podcast episode we talk anger and emotions with Vince Anila. Vince is a husband and father, the Executive Director of Still Point Zen Buddhist Temple, and a certified psychotherapist. Vince explains why we get angry, provides some techniques to calm yourself, and how to guide your children away from anger.