StayAtHomeDadBlog Named to Feedspot’s “Top 40 Stay at Home Dad Blogs”

Stayathomedadblog.com has been named to Feedspot’s Top 40 Stay at Home Dad Blogs.  Blogs are ranked on:

  • Google reputation and Google search ranking
  • Influence and popularity on Facebook, twitter and other social media sites
  • Quality and consistency of posts.
  • Feedspot’s editorial team and expert review

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Millenial Dads Say Advertisers Just Don’t Get Them

That’s right, Millenials are now becoming parents, bringing parenthood to a new level.

As reported by Media Post Agency Daily, according to a study by Saatchi & Saatchi New York, three in four millennial dads are resentful that advertisers and marketers are out of touch with them and their contributions to family life. Continue reading

What Type of Father Are You? – A New Study About Dads

It’s taken some time, but society and marketers are finally letting go of the typical dad stereotypes of the 20th Century and realizing that attitudes toward parenting have greatly shifted over the past 30 years.  A new study sought to break dads out of a one-size-fits-all box and categorize different male parenting strategies, methods and techniques into 6 categories:

  • Determined Achievers
  • Creative Individualists
  • Nurturing Connectors
  • Order Seekers
  • Caring Compassionates
  • Self-Reliant Strivers

Read more to find out where you fall!

Study Challenges Conventional Assumptions About Fathers

Raising Future Leaders: lessons from a Duke University sports psychologist

I had the fortune and opportunity this morning to sit in on a presentation about sports and leadership for parents of high school students, given by Greg Dale, sports psychologist for Duke University. What may be odd about this, as my blog readers know, is that I have a second grader, making him still five years removed from high school. My biggest take-away from the presentation – all of the rules of high school sports psychology and parenting very much still apply to lower school! Continue reading

Challenging Change In Education: Building Young Leaders

A few weeks ago, I wrote about the possibility of an online degree plus experience being more valuable than a traditional college degree by itself.

 Adapting to Our World: will an online degree plus experience and skills be greater than a traditional college degree?

 I’d like to take that one step further and touch on a second quality that employers are thirsting for in their new recruits…LEADERSHIP SKILLS. Continue reading