In Episode 018: Devon Bandison discusses the HUGE responsibility fathers have to be a leader in their home and kids lives.
Devon is a high performance coach and speaker who’s committed to individuals and organizations that want to maximize their potential in areas of leadership, productivity, fatherhood, and work-life satisfaction. Devon’s signature talk “The Most Important Question A Father Can Ask Himself” has gained national recognition and was a featured TED Talk at TEDx Boca Raton in March 2015.Devon earned his Master of Public Administration and holds a B.A. in Psychology. He has over 15 years of experience creating and delivering nationally recognized community programs providing professionals, fathers, youth and families with the tools to become more effective leaders.Devon believes that “Fatherhood is Leadership and Leadership is Influence.” He often says, “Like leadership, fatherhood is not about a position or a title, but rather the opportunity to model for others effective leadership and create a living legacy.”
Devon drops on us in this episode:
What drove him to create Fatherhood is leadership?
Why is leadership so important for fathers?
What are the biggest mistakes fathers make when it comes to leadership in their family?
How can fathers begin to change this?
What are some things that fathers can do to connect with their children?
Top 1,2, or 3 simple and easy tips:
- Take responsibility for your actions. “Be the change you want to see in the world”—Ghandi
- Be present–be there for your family without distractions
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