Dad Guilt is Real - Tom & Ariana Sylvester

Dad Guilt is Real

May 6, 2019 | Podcast | 0 comments

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Episode Brief Description

You hear a lot about mom-guilt these days, but let’s be honest – dads have guilt too! In today’s episode, we’re diving into the struggles of entrepreneur dads and how you can free yourself from that guilt

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Key Insights & Timestamps

  • [00:14] – Welcome
  • [01:24] – You hear about Mom Guilt everywhere… but where do Dads fit in? 
    • Shifting roles has led to more and more dads feeling the guilt when it comes to their family and how they are able to show up for them
  • [04:13] – Mom groups are EVERYwhere, but dads often struggle to find the same
  • [08:20] – Feeling isolated 
  • [10:50] – Expectations, usually presented as “The Hussle.” While this can be either parent, the majority is placed on the male role 
  • [15:30] – Utilizing the Life Planner 
  • [18:50] – Define the way YOU want to show up 
  • [19:23] – Communication 
  • [24:23] – Action Items 
  • [26:04] – Tom’s Bookshelf 

Your Homework

Ariana’s Homework

  • Post in the comments, What is 1 thing you’re feeling guilt about and how to you plan to attack it? 

Tom’s Homework

  • Go seek out someone that you can talk to about these types of issues 

Tom’s Bookshelf

52 Things Daughters Need From Their Dads

52 Things Sons Need From Their Dads

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Key Insights

  • While you hear about Mom Guilt everywhere, you don’t often hear much about Dad Guilt, but its equally real 
  • Reaching out to others in your same position is critical for dealing with these feelings
  • Learn to define the way YOU want to show up for your family, and leave the expectations behind

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