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S2E1 Dr. Robert Brooks on Resilience in Children

Jan. 24, 2022

“The best advice I would give myself as a dad is to accept my children for who they are and reinforce their passions and islands of competence.” Dr. Robert Brooks has been married for 57 years, has two sons and is a grandfat…

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60 Creating a successful family vision & instilling values with Robert Glazer

Feb. 3, 2021

"Be happy and healthy, be respectful, responsible, resilient, and be kind.” Rob Glazer is an amazing serial entrepreneur, father of 3 teenagers, author of 5 very successful books, keynote speaker & one of the most disting…

Guest: Robert Glazer
Kids & Family Dads Relationship

59 THE Rory Sutherland on not losing your marbles as a dad of twins, establishing trust and the fathers-daughter-bond

Jan. 27, 2021

🎙 DADicated #59 THE Rory Sutherland on not losing your marbles as a dad of twins, establishing trust and the fathers-daughter-bond “I think we make the business of parenting disproportionally difficult - if we assume that…

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58 Dr. John Rosemond - Renegade Parent Psychologist on Marriage Centred Parenting & Parent Authority

Jan. 20, 2021

🎙 DADicated #58 Dr. John Rosemond - Renegade Parent Psychologist on Marriage Centred Parenting & Authority “The best advice I can give myself as a dad is to be a good husband.” Dr. John Rosemond on DADicateddotcom Han…

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57 Next-level serial entrepreneur, coach & autism dad with Michael Caito

Jan. 13, 2021

“Saying the right thing during a coachable moment to your children that builds their self-confidence can be the biggest difference-maker and change the trajectory of their whole life forever.” Michael Caito on DADicated.com …

Guest: Michael Caito
Parenting Entrepreneur Dad Relationship Divorce

🎙 DADicated #56: “Divorce changed me from a father to a dad” with Ron Blair

Jan. 6, 2021

Ron Blair is currently going through a divorce and has 100% custody of his 3 teenagers (18, 15 & 12). His marriage and family culture are a tale of 2 distinct families which has impacted his parenting style. Ron shares o…

Guest: Ron Blair
Kids & Family Parenting Child Loss Special Needs Family

55 Losing your child to a rare disease. Daniel DeFabio on Menkes Syndrome

Dec. 30, 2020

“You may have a shorter life with your child but you still have a life with your child and some of this will be happy.” Daniel DeFabio on DADicated.com Daniel DeFabio is married and a father of two boys, Alex and Lucas. Sadl…

54 Growing up in a Perisan single-dad home in the U.S.A. with Shadi Almassizadeh

Dec. 22, 2020

“The best advice I can give myself as a dad is enjoy every minute, you never get those back and don’t take them for granted.” Shadi Almassizadeh on DADicated.com Shadi is the VP of architecture and engineering at Disney, he …

53 Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD) & Life Energy with Chris Jones

Dec. 15, 2020

“The best advice I can give myself as a dad is to be present with an open heart.” Chris Jones on DADicated.com Chris has been married to Yolanda for 22 years and they have two boys (16 & 13). Chris shares about his son’s Dev…

Guest: Chris Jones

52 Steve Biddulph’s incredible insights into “The Father Wound” & raising kids

Dec. 9, 2020

“The secret of family is to love what you have got. What you have got is better for you than what you would have made up for yourself.” Steve Biddulph on DADicated.com Steve Biddulph is one of the world's best-known parent e…

51 Eric Naaman on dancing the stepfather-dance

Nov. 25, 2020

“How do I become part of this child’s life, without alienating the father, but still in the sense we need to become a family?” Eric Naaman on DADicated.com Eric Naaman, who grew up in war-torn Lebanon, is a leading entrepren…

Guest: Eric Naaman
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50 Hao Lam: Street Kid, Refugee, Leading Education Entrepreneur & Dad

Nov. 18, 2020

🎙️ DADicateddotcom #46 Hao Lam: Street Kid, Refugee, Leading Education Entrepreneur & Dad Hao Lam is a refugee from Vietnam, now living in Seattle. He has been married to his wife Lisa, for 27 years and they have 2 sons (…

Guest: Hao Lam
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#49 Don Britton sold his company to become a better Dad

Nov. 14, 2020

“The best advice I can give myself as a dad is finding as many different reference points to emulate becoming a better dad.” Don Britton on DADicated.com https://podcasts.apple.com/de/podcast/dadicated-com-empowering-dad…

Guest: Don Britton
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44 Mark X Cronin on his son’s Down Syndrome & Spreading Happiness

Nov. 6, 2020

“Stay humble and accept the humility that comes as a parent.” Mark Cronin, on DADicateddotcom Mark has 3 sons, one of which has Down Syndrome. Mark opens up about what it has been like raising a child with Down Syndrom…

Guest: Mark X Cronin

About the Host

Philipp Hartmann

Philipp Hartmann is an entrepreneur, dad, host of the podcast www.DADicated.com, founder of the factory (www.meetthefactory.com) & GSDH Advertising (www.gsdh.org), board member of Entrepreneurs Organization and big wave surfer. Philipp was born in Germany but has been calling Cape Town home for the past 17 years.

Philipp became a dad of twins and triplets in a mere 13 months. On his podcast “DADicated.com”, he asks interesting dads to share their own experiences with the aim of empowering men to facilitate family success. Philipp believes this is a key element to making the world a better place.

He recently started “www.TogetherForCapeTown.com” an initiative which aims to provide 3 million meals for children in Cape Town affected by the harsh economic circumstances as a result of the drastic COVID-19 lockdown in South Africa.