Episode 48 Listen on Apple PodcastsSpotifyGoogle PodcastsStitcher Matthew Turner is a British author who interviewed 163 Succesful Entrepreneurs from all around the world to try and identify some common traits. One thing he discovered, that all these people had in common, was their attitude towards failure. In order to become successful, these people had all […]
Episode 47 Listen on Apple Podcasts Spotify Google Podcasts Stitcher Have you ever considered taking a break from alcohol? Maybe you’ve tried and failed. Or maybe you’ve done a ‘Dry July or ‘Feb Fast’, only to immediately slip back into old habits. If so, you are not alone. For many of us, myself included, our […]
Episode 46 Listen on Apple Podcasts Spotify Google Podcasts Stitcher Jamie Keeling is a father to seven children in a blended family (yes, he needs a bigger TV). He is also a successful entrepreneur, business coach and former world champion in the sport of Taekwando, who once dropped out of college to tour Europe as […]
Episode 44 Listen on Apple Podcasts Spotify Google Podcasts Stitcher Eric Siu is a successful entrepreneur who has founded multiple businesses and worked with leading technology companies such as Amazon, Airbnb, Salesforce and Uber. In his youth, Eric was not academically or socially successful, but he was a serious high-level eSports and poker player. He […]
Episode 43 Listen on Apple Podcasts Spotify Google Podcasts Stitcher Life on a farm can be tough, but it also teaches you some valuable life lessons about awareness, acceptance and resilience. These are all things that can be applied to other areas of life, including your role as a father. Today’s guest is Kane Brisco, […]
Episode 42 Listen on Apple Podcasts Spotify Google Podcasts Stitcher Compared to previous generations, today’s children have more homework, more adult-led activities and less free time to just play. According to psychologist Dr Peter Gray, this is a worrying trend that is having a negative impact on society. Dr Gray’s research shows that free-play is […]
Episode 41 Listen on Apple Podcasts Spotify Google Podcasts Stitcher “The warrior archetype is a strong, powerful, masculine archetype. He’s a great archetype for just getting shit done!” Archetypes are universal, inborn personality traits that have been referenced throughout human history. They were introduced to the field of psychology by Carl Jung, who identified twelve […]
Episode 40 Listen on Apple Podcasts Spotify Google Podcasts Stitcher Did you know that at least 1 in 10 dads experience depression or anxiety related to the arrival of a new baby? It’s a condition known as PPND – Paternal Post Natal Depression and it’s much more common than most people realise. Unfortunately, many men […]
Episode 39 Listen on Apple Podcasts Spotify Google Podcasts Stitcher Hugh van Cuylenburg is the founder of The Resilience Project, an organisation that provides mental health and wellbeing programs to schools, businesses and individuals. In this interview, Hugh explains how the key concepts of Gratitude, Empathy and Mindfulness (G.E.M.) can be applied to fatherhood and […]
Episode 38 Listen on Apple Podcasts Spotify Google Podcasts Stitcher At the age of 18, Richard Maloney was recruited to play AFL for the St. Kilda Football Club. Unfortunately, he wasn’t mentally equipped to handle the pressure of being an elite sportsman and his AFL career was cut short. However, this set Rich on a […]
Episode 37 Listen on Apple Podcasts Spotify Google Podcasts Stitcher Dr Warren Farrell is a political scientist, activist and author of seven books including ‘The Boy Crisis: Why Our Boys Are Struggling and What We Can Do About It” In this interview, we discuss some of the societal issues that are negatively impacting boys and […]
Episode 36 Listen on Apple Podcasts Spotify Google Podcasts Stitcher If you have pre-school aged kids, you’ve probably come across the concept of Montessori education. But if you are like me, you may not understand exactly what it involves. In this interview, with Simone Davies from The Montessori Notebook, we take a deep dive into […]
What’s the show about?
The Dad Train Podcast is a weekly interview-based podcast for dads. We explore ideas and strategies on how to be a better man, a better partner and a better dad.