Stephen Mansfield is a bestselling author and a leadership coach. Stephen has written a number of books including The Faith of George W. Bush, Killing Jesus, and Mansfield's Book Of Manly Men; which has inspired men's events worldwide. He is currently working on a new book to help accompany Mansfield's Book Of Manly Men titled Building Your Band of Brothers, and sheds some light on how men can build better relationships with other men.
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[2:15] What was a defining moment for Stephen.
[5:10] What is manhood?
[7:15] What kind of values should a man look for?
[7:55] Take responsibility for your actions.
[9:25] Men in the Western world are mostly walking alone.
[12:20] How can men become more vulnerable amongst each other?
[14:55] Stephen shares a story on how his band of brothers has helped him.
[18:15] How can you build accountability and responsibility within a group?
[23:15] What kind of guys should you surround yourself with?
[26:40] Should you have boundaries with your band of brothers?
[29:10] What other virtues are important aside from responsibility?
[32:15] Stephen talks about his mentors and key influences in his life.
[34:45] Stephen tells us about his new book, Building Your Band of Brothers.
[35:45] Military men often do not have a support system due to their constant traveling.
[39:05] What kind of challenges or pitfalls do men face?
[42:45] What kind of legacy would Stephen like to leave behind?
Mentioned in This Episode:
Mansfield's Book of Manly Men by Stephen Mansfield
Building Your Band of Brothers by Stephen Mansfield