Front Row Dads: Family Men With Businesses

Front Row Dads: Family Men With Businesses

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Stop Sucking at Birthdays
Jun 13 • 20 min
Today I want to talk to you about why I suck at celebrating my wife’s birthday. And remember, I’m the Founder of Front Row Foundation — I’ve been making memorable moments for other people within that organization for 13+ years. So then, why have I been…
The Ultimate Unschooling Adventure with Ben Greenfield
Jun 11 • 54 min
Family bow hunts. Unschooling. Kid podcasting. Natural consequences. If these topics catch your attention, they are just scratching the surface of what’s covered in my interview here with Ben Greenfield, an epic Dad, Husband and Family Man. Ben has some…
Getting 1-on-1 Time with Your Kids
May 31 • 13 min
I drive my son to school every single day. It’s 20 minutes of time that I absolutely cherish. But once school’s out for the summer, I’m really going to miss those moments. My son’s suggestion to keep the 1-on-1 time alive was absolutely awesome! Today, I…
How Men Deal With Neediness, Anger and Sadness wth Dr. Laura Dabney
May 29 • 61 min
Dr. Laura Dabney helps high-profile and successful men to deal with anger, sadness and neediness. Personally, I’ve struggled (at times unknowingly) with all of these issues, and today’s show opened my eyes to a few ideas I’ve never once thought about.…
Building Confidence
May 24 • 29 min
As fathers, how do we create environments that nurture and bring about confidence in our kids? What sports do we put them in, what coaches do we find for them, how hard do we push them, when is it ok for them to quit? I explore that and more during…
The Importance of Showing Up with Mike Michalowicz
May 21 • 64 min
Alright boys, this week I’m talking with Mike Michalowicz. Our conversation is all about… Family traditions and why Mike plays Volcano by Jimmy Buffett on road trips Love languages for kids that fill the love tank Dinner time strategies…
Grand Cayon Adventures
May 16 • 23 min
In today’s solo session, I dig into the adventure I had with my family last week visiting the Grand Canyon. I talk about the challenges travelling with kids, the most memorable moment of the trip, and a whole lot more. It wasn’t easy getting there, but…
The Highs & Lows of Family Life, Marriage & Fatherhood
May 14 • 97 min
What can you learn about parenting and marriage from endurance sports? My buddy Charlie ran across the Sahara dessert in 111 days – averaging 2 marathons per day, without missing a day. I wanted to have this chat with Charlie to explore how his extreme…
How to Integrate Your Kids into Work Travel
May 9 • 29 min
Today I’m talking about world schooling, and a victory I had over the past week with my 9 year old son. If you’re interested in traveling with your kids, I think you’ll get a lot of value from this episode. Find out how I made every part of this…
How Dads Tell Conscious Stories
May 7 • 54 min
What are the most important 20 minutes of each day with your kids? How can we as Dads use the power of stories to positively influence, educate and inspire? In this interview, we’re talking about storytelling and the power it has to connect and move young…
Getting Your Kids Involved In Your Business
Apr 30 • 54 min
Our guest this week is my buddy Marcus Sheridan. So much gold in this show… - Communicating with kids - Integrating work and family life - Travel strategies - The secret sauces to building an uber tight bond with each child - How to put yourself into…
Books to Read with Your Kids
Apr 25 • 39 min
In today’s solo session, I talk about the importance of reading with your kids, the approach I’m using with Tiger & Ocean, and and some of awesome books we’re reading together as a family. What books are you reading with your kids? I’d love to get your…
The Struggle to Succeed with In Vitro Fertilization
Apr 23 • 41 min
How would you feel if you wanted to get your wife pregnant, but couldn’t? Our guest today breaks down just how real, raw, and painful this can be. Brian Mazza has built an awesome family, several successful businesses, he landed the cover of Men’s Health…
How Every Dad Can Decrease Stress & Live Longer
Apr 16 • 98 min
With more energy and vitality, how much better of a dad, and husband will you be? At our recent retreat, Sachin Patel hosted a life-altering Q&A session with 39 attendees. Minds were blown. Someone handed me a note on the break that said, “Give Sachin a…
Leading at Home - How to Cultivate Meaningful Conversations with Jon Berghoff
Apr 9 • 64 min
Jon Berghoff loves his family more than anything in the world - spends as much time as possible with his wife Mara, and kids Ace, Sierra and Kaizen. He’s the co-founder and president of Flourishing Leadership Institute [FLI]. Companies like BMW, Nike,…
Kids, Cash and Community: What tools are needed to build an epic family life?
Apr 2 • 47 min
David Osborn is a New York Times Bestselling Author, and founder of one of the top real estate brokerages in the world, founding over 50 companies, David has certainly found financial freedom. He believes deeply in the freedom derived from his success is…
Creating a HELL YES Marriage: Deep Connection, Incredible Sex, & Making Your Wife Feel Amazing
Mar 26 • 55 min
On this episode, Allana Pratt and I are digging in and having some real talk about love. Allana is an intimacy Expert who inspires open-hearted living and helps guys become “Noble Badass Men”. Join the brotherhood: FrontRowDads.com/facebook Leave a…
Deliberate Dad: Making Tough Choices for Short and Longterm Success
Mar 19 • 48 min
Chris Ducker is a serial entrepreneur and author of the bestsellers, “Virtual Freedom” and “Rise of the Youpreneur”. Chris also owns and operates several businesses, that house over 350 full-time employees internationally. He’s also a trusted…
059: Making Family Memories - How to Effectively Document Your Family’s Most Important Moments, to Create a Legacy of Love
Mar 10 • 51 min
Ken Wimberly is the founder and visionary behind Legacy of Love, LLC. Ken is also the founder and Chief Visionary Officer of KW Net Lease Advisors, and has a commercial real estate brokerage firm headquartered in Fort Worth, TX. He is a founding partner…
058: Chemicals That Kill (In Kids Clothes)
Mar 3 • 62 min
Jon Whelan’s documentary “Stink!” is an off-beat movie about his tenacious quest to uncover the source of a chemical scent in a brand-new pair of kids’ pajamas, his journey through corporate boardrooms and into Congress, and his subsequent discovery of…
057: The Lifestyle of Less: Compromise with Your Wife, the Benefits of Fewer Toys, and the Power of Boredom
Feb 24 • 57 min
Allie Casazza inspires and encourages her audience at AllieCasazza.com, is the host of The Purpose Show, and is the creator of Your Uncluttered Home - an online decluttering course that earned her national attention for her philosophy of simple…
056: Ideal Family Impact - Coaching Philosophies for Kids & Parents (In Life & Business)
Feb 17 • 49 min
Pat Rigsby is a dad, husband, business coach, entrepreneur & author. He’s built over 25 different businesses, including 2 Entrepreneur Franchise 500 award winning franchises. Today he coaches entrepreneurs to create their Ideal Business, one that allows…
055: Families Breaking Normal - Community Design to Inspire Raw Conversations & Real Experiences
Feb 10 • 52 min
Before applying to medical school to stay on the path of “NORMAL” as people advised him, Daniel Eisenman decided to “take a year off.” That year off has now turned into a decade of BREAKING NORMAL adventures throughout all 50 states and 20+ countries. He…
054: 7 Systems for Vibrant Health - Increasing Energy by 600%, Build Muscle First, and Trust Your Gut
Feb 3 • 39 min
Dr. Pat Luse is among the most highly trained chiropractors in America today and is the president of Tri-State Physicians and Physical Therapy Clinic, which ranks in the top 1% of clinics in the US. He’s a certified lifestyle coach and has treated…
053: Creating Family - Ancient Marriage Wisdom, Dad Mentors and Hands on Training for Raising Amazing Kids
Jan 27 • 48 min
Christian Ray, is a co-founder of Third Drive, is an award winning filmmaker and artst. He started several companies, his first in 1993 at the age of 24. He had significant success in the entertainment world as an international recording artist and…
052: Slowing Down: How to Take Fridays Off, Finish Work Early and Spend More Time with Family
Jan 20 • 49 min
Joe Sanok is a keynote and TEDx speaker, private practice consultant, mental health counselor, and has the #1 podcast for counselors, The Practice of the Practice Podcast. He’s been featured in Forbes, Huffington Post, Entrepreneur on Fire, and The…
051: Doing Life Together: How to Create an Unshakable Bond with Your Kids
Jan 13 • 45 min
Carey Smolensky, author of Living Life With PASSION and Helping Others, is a husband, father, dynamic businessman, author, event producer, multi-faceted entertainer, and entrepreneur who was born in Chicago, IL. Carey began his family of companies…
050: L4 Fitness Challenge - Creating the Energy You Need To Lead in 2019
Jan 6 • 39 min
Front Row Dads will kick off our 2019 fitness challenge. Why? Our commitment is to 5 areas of life, and it’s no mistake that health is #1. Vibrant Health (Physical, Mental, Spiritual) Emotional Mastery (Self-control) Thriving Relationships (Marriage)…
049: The 5 Hour School Week: Rethinking Education, Family Dynamics and Global Adventures
Dec 23, 2018 • 51 min
Aaron Amuchastegui and his wife Kaleena decided to pull their kids out of school and created what they call The 5-Hour School Week — an innovative approach to education that has revolutionized their family’s life. When Aaron and Kaleena took their kids…
048: Building Trust - A Single Dads Approach to Authenticity and Vulnerability
Dec 16, 2018 • 50 min
Todd Palmer is the collaborative business advisor and CEO of Extraordinary Advisors (EA). Simply put, EA helps business leaders Get S#!t Done. As the CEO of a 6-time INC 5000 company, Todd knows that business success begins and ends with people. People…
047: FRD Fitness Challenge Gain Stamina and Strength Needed to Serve and Lead Your Family
Dec 9, 2018 • 35 min
A grateful & loving husband and father first… Alex Hayden is a Transformational Health Coach, Certified Personal Trainer and the founder of Real Results Academy. After losing over 80 lbs himself 8 years ago, it has become his mission to help people…
046: The Integrated Family: Strategies for Intentionally Designing an Epic Life (without enabling your kids along the way)
Dec 2, 2018 • 54 min
Dan Martell is a world renown coach that works with high performing SaaS companies. He has built a thriving community of multi-million dollar startups that are changing the way we work and live. Quoted in numerous publications, books, and podcasts, Dan…
045: Making Big Moves: The Story of Selling It All and Moving the Family Overseas
Nov 25, 2018 • 58 min
As a former partner and Chief Operating Officer of a multi-million dollar retail company, a keynote speaker, brand ambassador, competitive athlete, a family man, and community leader, Dai knows the struggle of the juggle and keeping his health and…
044: Be a Lifter - How to Elevate Your Family, So They Can Impact the World
Nov 18, 2018 • 79 min
Paresh Shah is a unique combination of a technology engineer, Harvard MBA, serial entrepreneur, strategist to companies round the world, heroic speaker, innovation trainer and trained mindfulness yogi. Prior to his role at the Non-Obvious Company, Paresh…
043: Goal Setting For Couples: Making 2019 Your Best Year Ever as a Family
Nov 11, 2018 • 36 min
Geoff Woods is VP of The ONE Thing. He set out on a mission to surround himself with high level CEOs and successful entrepreneurs. Fast forward just 10 months, Geoff went from employee to entrepreneur, launching a company with the co-authors of the best…
042: The Best of the Dads Retreat Top Takeaways From 32 Epic Dads (and One Amazing Doc)
Nov 4, 2018 • 58 min
The purpose and goal of the Front Row Dad’s Retreat event, is to facilitate an experience with good guys, who would value and add value to discussion around best practices in fatherhood. I don’t know of a single event that helps Dads thrive in the…
041: One Extraordinary Marriage: 60-days of Sex, Fighting for Her & What’s Pushing Too Far?
Oct 28, 2018 • 49 min
Tony DiLorenzo is the co-founder of ONE Extraordinary Marriage. He and his wife Alisa believe that a healthy combination of sex, love, and commitment is more than the foundation for a strong marriage, it’s the glue that will keep a marriage together. Join…
040: Family Vacations: How Travel Time Can Help Families Give and Live On Purpose
Oct 21, 2018 • 48 min
Adam Capes is the Co-Founder and President of Getaway2Give, a company changing the way non-profits raise money and people think about vacations. Their mission is to be the best in the country at helping charities and schools raise money, and they’ve…
039: Legendary Couples with Kids: Creating the Best You, Partnership, Friendship and Life As Lovers
Oct 14, 2018 • 65 min
4 short years ago, they were nearly divorced. At the point of calling it quits, they made one last effort to save their relationship. This time, they tried something new.
038: Purpose Driven Dad: How To Use Core Values For Big Decisions
Oct 7, 2018 • 60 min
Brant Menswar is real-life Rock Star and sought-after speaker. He is the CEO and founder of Rock Star Impact, a boutique consultancy helping people and organizations engage the power of purpose. Brant is the co-author of Rock ‘N’ Roll With It: Overcoming…
037: Being Dad, While Fighting Cancer: Using The Life You’re Given To Give to Others
Sep 30, 2018 • 55 min
In 2013, David Wenzel was existing at rock bottom. After a miserable divorce and barely handling his cancer diagnosis, he felt he had nothing left to offer the world. But in May 2013, his closest friends gifted him a necklace with the latin phrase “Flecti…
036: 8th Degree Black Belt Parenting: Helping Kids Reach their Potential Through Learning, Living, and Growing
Sep 23, 2018 • 59 min
Brannon Beliso is dedicated to helping others live their best life. His purpose and passion is serving his clients in reaching their full potential through learning, living, and growing. He is an 8th degree black belt, a former recording artist with 3 top…
035: Your Family Brand - What is Your Family Promise to the World?
Sep 16, 2018 • 37 min
Bobby Umar is an inspirational speaker, coach, and one of the most prolific advocates of heart-based leadership in North America. Inc Magazine named him one of the Top 100 Leadership Speakers, alongside such noteworthy giants as Richard Branson, Brené…
034: Staying In The Moment & Finding Deeper Ways to Impact the Moments You Show Up For
Sep 10, 2018 • 76 min
Mike McCarthy is an entrepreneur, speaker and the author of Miracle Morning for Parents and Family, and the founder of Fambundance a family mastermind community that creates multi-generational personal development opportunities for like hearted and like…
033: Bigger Love: The “Just say YES to sex” 30-day Challenge
Sep 2, 2018 • 53 min
Sam and Patrick Cullinane have been married for over twenty years and they would tell you they are one of the happiest couples they know. But they weren’t always this happy. In fact, after ten years of marriage, they were ready to sign the divorce papers.…
032: World Schooling: The Story of One Families Quest to be the First Ever to Travel to all 193 Countries
Aug 26, 2018 • 34 min
Ricky Shetty is the owner and operator of Daddy Blogger, where he writes about parenting from a father’s perspective with a big emphasis on family travel with young kids. Currently, Ricky and his family are traveling around the world as part of their…
031: Mastering Family Life: After Action Reviews, Learning How to Lead & Codes of Conduct
Aug 19, 2018 • 47 min
Ryan Michler is a husband, father, Iraqi Combat Veteran, and the Founder of Order of Man. Ryan grew up without a permanent father figure and has seen first-hand how a lack of strong, ambitious, self-sufficient men has impacted society today. He believes…
030: Calm Under Pressure: Controlling Yourself with Your Kids and Why Connection Must Come Before Compliance
Aug 12, 2018 • 52 min
Celebrate Calm Founder Kirk Martin has shown 600,000 parents and teachers across the world practical ways to stop the yelling, lecturing, and power struggles with even the most strong-willed children.  His strategies are practical, life-changing and…
029: The Family Mantra: Everything is Perfect, and Now Do We Make It Better?
Aug 5, 2018 • 47 min
Matt Beaudreau is a highly sought after Keynote Speaker and consultant with clients ranging from Wendy’s and Purina to Wells Fargo and Lockheed Martin. He has been a featured TEDx speaker, and was named Corporate trainer of the year at Stanford…
028: Whole Life Learning: Alternative Education, How Children Learn from Parents & Nurturing Curiosity
Jul 29, 2018 • 52 min
Michael Carberry is the Founder & Director of the Whole Life Learning Center in Austin, Texas. As an educational visionary and innovator he has developed a holistic pedagogy (Whole Life Learning) focused on environmental sustainability, social…
027: Be a Hero Dad: How to Raise Superhero Kids, Create Hope for the Future & Capture Life’s Most Meaningful Moments
Jul 22, 2018 • 59 min
Brett Culp is an acclaimed filmmaker and social entrepreneur whose work has inspired audiences around the world. He is the personal cinematographer for Hollywood stars, music icons, beloved authors, hall of fame athletes, and royal families. His films…
026: The Art of Dad: Creative Ways to Capture Life’s Most Meaningful and Messy Moments
Jul 15, 2018 • 53 min
A father of two, Jason Thompson is the creator of The Art of Dad, a sketch blog that chronicles the joys and pains of parenthood through cartoons and stories. Jason is a dad and storyteller who believes in the importance of appreciating the little…
025: The Family Board Meeting: How to Most Powerfully Connect with Your Kids
Jul 8, 2018 • 51 min
Jim Sheils is on a clear mission in this lifetime: deepen relationships and improve education for entrepreneur families. His popular “Family Board Meeting” strategy has helped parents worldwide reconnect with their children in fun & experiential ways.…
024: Joey Coleman on How to Travel with Kids
Jul 1, 2018 • 59 min
Joey Coleman helps companies keep their customers. An award-winning speaker, he shares his First 100 Days® methodology for improving customer experience/retention with organizations around the world (e.g., Whirlpool, NASA, and Zappos). His book Never Lose…
023: ADHD Dads and Kids How to Tap Into the Gifts of Those Who Are Faster Than Normal
Jun 24, 2018 • 38 min
Peter Shankman is a spectacular example of what happens when you merge the power of pure creativity with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and a dose of adventure, and make it work to your advantage. An author, entrepreneur and corporate…
022: Family Legacy: Building Balance with Intention & How People Talk About Your Family Behind Your Back
Jun 17, 2018 • 40 min
Tom Ziglar has had the rare privilege of spending his entire life surrounded by world-class leaders, innovators, and motivators - including the presence of the world’s TOP motivator, his father, Zig Ziglar. As a result, Tom’s arsenal of experience and…
021: The Neuroscience of Love: Getting Out of the Thinking Mind & Being Emotionally Fluid
Jun 10, 2018 • 52 min
John Howard, is a nationally-recognized marriage therapist who specializes in bringing the latest science to marital happiness. He was 1 of 12 therapists in the world chosen to form the faculty of an elite neuroscience-based institute to train other…
020: Turning Adversity Into Advantages: One Dads Story of Moving from Deep Depression to Active Engagement
Jun 3, 2018 • 40 min
Geoff Nicholson is a father and husband first. He discovered his second passion, supporting others to create and live the best version of themselves, after he personally suffered a series of debilitating illnesses which cost him several years of his life…
019: The Family Debrief - Ultimate Objectives, Appropriately Collaborative & Deep Respect
May 27, 2018 • 66 min
Greg is currently a Rear Admiral in charge of Carrier Strike Group ELEVEN stationed in Everett, WA. Greg and his wife Stacey are blessed with two fantastic children, Gabrielle and Connor. The family was fortunate to be able to spend the majority of the…
018: Increasing Impact with Daniel Gefen
May 20, 2018 • 48 min
Daniel Gefen is a serial entrepreneur and founder of Gefen Media Group - a podcast production and booking agency helping clients build a loyal following through the power of podcasting. He is also the host of the top-rated podcast show called ‘Can I Pick…
017: Raising Eagles Not Seagulls: How to Instill the Value of Becoming Producers Not Consumers
May 13, 2018 • 54 min
Isaac Tolpin is a tech entrepreneur on the mission of humanizing the digital learning experience to equip and fuel change in the world. In the pursuit of making a difference through business, he’s lost, won, and learned a ton with over 105 million in…
016: How to Not Make Marriage Complicated with Ted Lowe
May 6, 2018 • 43 min
Ted Lowe is a speaker, author, and the director of MarriedPeople.org. After serving for almost 10 years as the director of MarriedLife at North Point Community Church in Alpharetta, Georgia, Ted joined the Orange team in 2010 to create MarriedPeople. Ted…
015: Raising Kids Who Love What They Do with Dan Miller
Apr 29, 2018 • 49 min
Dan Miller, President of 48 Days LLC, specializes in creative thinking for increased personal and business success. He believes that meaningful work blends our natural skills and abilities, our unique personality traits and our dreams and passions. Dan is…
014: Raising Kids Who Give with Brad Johnson
Apr 22, 2018 • 47 min
Brad Johnson on Tapping Into the Power of Meditation & Emotional Mastery
013: Being a Dad Who Pursues What He Loves
Apr 15, 2018 • 45 min
Named one of the “Top 10 Creative Canadians” by Marketing Magazine, Ron has always blurred the lines between art and commerce. He has been an award-winning Creative Director for some of the world’s most respected brands, Founder and CEO of Church+State (a…
012: Establishing Boundaries with Earl Kelly
Apr 8, 2018 • 42 min
Earl Kelly has been the Regional Manager with Vector Marketing for 28 years and loves coaching and leading groups of people. In fact, he’s fully committed to helping others find and develop their purpose, while helping them understand how to use it to add…
011: Full Potential Dad with Hal Elrod
Apr 1, 2018 • 42 min
Hal Elrod is on a mission to Elevate the Consciousness of Humanity, One Morning at a Time. Hal is the author of one of highest rated books on all of Amazon, “The Miracle Morning”, host of the “Achieve Your Goals” podcast, creator of the Best Year Ever…
010: Working for Family Freedom with Justin Donald
Mar 25, 2018 • 46 min
Justin Donald is the Co-Founder of IFM Restoration, a residential maintenance and rehab company that is now one of the largest industry leaders in the US. He owns several successful online businesses and has his own consulting company. Justin enjoys…
009: Worthiness, Belonging, and Purpose with Dr. Kelly Flanagan
Mar 18, 2018 • 48 min
Dr. Kelly Flanagan is a clinical psychology and co-founder of Artisan Clinical Associates. He’s also the founder of the blog, UnTangled, and author of The Marriage Manifesto and Loveable. Kelly is married to another clinical psychologist named Kelly, They…
008: Dads with Purpose, On Purpose with Larry Hagner
Mar 11, 2018 • 49 min
Larry Hagner is the creator of the The Good Dad Project, a successful organization that’s dedicated to helping Dads through various resources. Larry is also a dynamic speaker who has spoken for several churches, men’s groups, women’s groups, and couples…
007: Empower Your Kids to See the World Differently with Tuan Nguyen
Mar 4, 2018 • 35 min
Tuan Nguyen is a philanthropist and entrepreneur, who began his life with a simple goal of always making a positive difference in people’s lives. Surviving death during his escape after the fall of Vietnam in 1975, he sees the world from a lens of…
006: Legandary Couples with Lance Salazar
Feb 27, 2018 • 48 min
Four years ago, Lance and his wife, Brandy, were nearly divorced. While their marriage had times of both good and bad, it was never amazing. With 2 young daughters, they were caught in an unending cycle of just fixing what was broken. At the point of…
005: Leading An Epic Family Life with Aaron Amuchastegui
Feb 20, 2018 • 51 min
Aaron Amuchastegui has been married for ten years and has 4 children. He is an entrepreneur that likes to run his businesses on the road while traveling with his family. In 2017, he and his family spent 3 weeks traveling and educating on the road for…
004: Fathering Confidence & Co-Parenting
Feb 13, 2018 • 44 min
Dr. Mark Trahan, is an assistant professor of Social Work at Texas State University. He has spent the last fifteen years working with individuals, families, and couples as a therapist, researcher, and teacher. His areas of research interest include the…
003: The Grown-Up’s Guide to Teenage Humans: Decode Their Behavior, Develop Unshakable Trust, and Raise a Respectable Adult
Jan 31, 2018 • 56 min
Josh Shipp is an author, global youth empowerment expert, and acclaimed speaker. A former at-risk foster kid turned youth advocate, he is renowned for his documentary TV series (A&E), that followed his ground-breaking work with teens. He is the author of…
002: Coaching Kids, The Power of Bringing Work Home, & Having a Parenting Philosophy
Jan 31, 2018 • 43 min
Jon Berghoff is a world renowned experiential trainer and co-founder of Flourishing Leadership Institute (FLI). Early entrepreneurial ventures served as a “way out” for Jon, diagnosed with ADHD and rejected from every college he applied to. Eventually,…
001: Welcome to Front Row Dads
Jan 31, 2018 • 18 min
The Front Row Dads podcast is for good men who want to level up their dad game. It’s for fathers who value working on themselves so they can deepen their sense of purpose through finding the most effective and efficient steps needed to fulfill their role…