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Just the TIP | Why Dating Can Be Hard For Young Men

Feb. 12, 2021

Welcome back to Just the TIP is where I do a short reflection on this past week's episode! On this episode, I give my reflections on my conversation with Dr. Michael Pariser and the dating world. This was one of the most vulnerable episodes I had ever done where I open up a lot about my "failures" …

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#64. No More Mister Nice Guy: Dating Advice For Young Men with Dr. Michael Pariser

Feb. 10, 2021

We've heard the saying before: "Nice guys finish last". Is it true? Not if you look at it through a victim mentality. However, there are ways to improve your relationships through assertiveness, not aggression. Through body language. Through understanding your relationship with your parents. And th…

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#62 | Being a Single Father and Understanding The Stigma with Dwight Heck

Jan. 27, 2021

What's it like to be a single father? How did you parent 5 children, 4 being daughters? What stigmas did you have to overcome or challenge? What were those tough conversations like with your daughters as they were coming to age?

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Just the TIP | Why The Fatherless Epidemic is a Real Problem

Jan. 22, 2021

Welcome back to Just the TIP is where I do a short reflection on this past week's episode! On this episode, I give my reflections on the importance of talking about the fatherless epidemic or fatherless generation as some people like to call it, where I heard about it from and more.

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#61 | The Fatherless Epidemic and Its Affect on Young Men with Leo Bourne

Jan. 20, 2021

Why are so many homes growing up without fathers? Why is there a major correlation between fatherless men and the prison system? How can you break the negative cycle if you're a victim of a fatherless home? These are some of the topics I cover on today's episode with Leonardo Lightbourne AKA Leo Bo…

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#45.2 | Conversation with my Dad, Part Two | Jeff West

Oct. 2, 2020

This is part two of my two part conversation with my dad. When I first started having these conversations about masculinity and manhood, I knew that I was most nervous to have this conversation with my dad. Why? I think that's the very question I've been on a journey to discover.

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#45.1 | Conversation with my Dad, Part One | Jeff West

Sept. 30, 2020

This is part one of my two part conversation with my dad. When I first started having these conversations about masculinity and manhood, I knew that I was most nervous to have this conversation with my dad. Why? I think that's the very question I've been on a journey to discover.

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#43 | Best Practices For Flirting and Dating Young Women | Wendy Zhang

Sept. 16, 2020

As a follow-up episode to number 33 with Jordan Paris where I discuss dating from a young man's perspective, this episode is the same sort of questions from a young woman's perspective. Wendy Zhang is the host of My Terrible Twenties , a podcast all about navigating that crazy decade of our lives w…

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#42 | The Challenges of Dating as an Entrepreneur | Jake Kelfer

Sept. 9, 2020

Dating is hard enough as it is... but have you ever wondered why dating as an entrepreneur is so hard? Balancing your love life and a business is one of the most challenging things in the world - just ask a lot of entrepreneurs. You have to balance your ambition and focus and the growth of your com…

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#39 | Discussing Traditional Masculinity, Mentorship, Schadenfreude and More | John Currie

Aug. 19, 2020

Modern manhood and traditional masculinity are under attack. There are reasons for this. But are they justified? Are the systems that exist within sports and army culture all bad? Are the criticisms fair? Is patriarchy all bad? Or was it a sign of the times and now we are re-adjusting? How can we c…

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#36 | How Learning To Loving Yourself Makes You A Better Father | Ben Killoy

July 29, 2020

The journey to love yourself is a long one and this is an issue we all face. But it’s one that seems rarely talked about in the male community.

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#35 | Discussing The Porn Industry and How Sex Can Affect Men and Masculinity | Erik Everhard

July 22, 2020

Porn is such an uncomfortable conversation with so many people for so many reasons. Some of those reasons include: shame of performance anxiety; shame about sex or past sexual experiences; meeting the standards we believe society had set; penis size; shame of an addiction; fear of judgement; and mu…

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#33 | What The Dating World Is Like For Young Men | Jordan Paris

July 8, 2020

This week's episode is all about the dating world. When it comes to dating, the world seems to be very confused. With access to all the dating apps - all being used for seemingly different purposes - it can be hard to understand everyone's intentions. The age of marriage seems like it has risen sub…

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#30 | How Foster Care Can Impact Your Life and Overcoming Struggles | Roman Roberts

June 17, 2020

What is it like to be raised in foster care and how does that affect a young person's confidence? What is the difference between a good and bad foster care home? How do alcohol and pill addictions affect your life? And how can the military save you, shape you, but also hurt you? These are all theme…