Become a Better Man: Humility is a Strength and Trait of A Real Man

We live in a world where the measure of a man is upside down, and most men and women have it backwards. The traits of a real man are no longer on display, but are instead replaced with fakes that are masquerading all around our TV’s, magazines, and infiltrating our lives. If we’re honest with […]

Substance Abuse, the Armed Forces, and Bouncing Back [Infographic]

How to Conquer Overworking

Do you know people that claim they can’t find the time for things? The ironic thing about this saying is that it is impossible to ‘find’ more time. You have to make time for things. For the most part, when I hear this saying, it comes from those that overwork. They spend the majority of […]

30 Years and 30 Life Lessons

I just entered my 30s earlier this year. A lot of people asked me what I was thinking about leading up to my birthday, and it mostly was excitement. As I looked back, I felt pretty young and realized I’ve still got lots of life left. With that in mind, I decided to record the […]

How Men Can Achieve Health, Wealth, and Happiness in 2014

As we countdown the days in 2013, we get ready for a new year…2014. And forget about New Years resolutions, they never work. Well, for me they don’t. I need goals and plans as much as the next guy. But I need them all the time, not just as a new year resolution. The challenges […]

How Men Can Keep a Good Attitude in Bad Times

There is no one I know that hasn’t had some form of adversity in their life. The term “bad times” is very subjective, and for each man the term can take on a much different meaning. Many of the circumstances surrounding bad times is out of our control. If you can learn to be positive, thankful and […]

Manners of the Modern Gentleman

The question we must ask is, do manners change with time? We do know that manners vary according to cultures. Without trying to offend anybody, just think about how women are treated in certain countries; this tells you how subjective the word “manners” really is. As we speak of the good ole U.S. of A, […]

10 Foundational Habits for Young Men

It’s been 15 years since I moved out of my parents house and into my first apartment with a friend. I had found a reliable full time job which made it possible. I actually interviewed for the position on my 18th birthday and shortly after made the decision to move out. There was certainly a […]

Fatherhood Is NOT For Everyone

“The appeal of fatherhood is that it irrevocably binds you to another person. Sex is basically an exchange of pleasantries now. Marriage is instantly reversible. But fatherhood is real.” -Esquire Magazine While I normally agree with my friends over at Esquire magazine, I’m forced to disagree with them on this particular statement. At least I […]

Powerful Male Figures: Teaching Life Lessons to Children

When it comes to a child’s education, parental support is the most important piece in ensuring a successful learning experience. A school staff can bend over backwards but if no one helps at home, it is a tough road to climb. Mothers are usually given the most credit, yet fathers and father figures are equally […]