Two guys discuss the ideas, influences, epiphanies, and yes - the feelings - that make them better men.

Jaemin and Gabe answer the question: "What advice do you wish you could've given yourself 10 years ago?"

They also share a bunch of answers from their online community (including Gabe's mom), as well as discussing what alpha males can learn from alpha wolves, and why you should pancake surprise your friends.

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Show Notes

(2:50) Jaemin's video for Planned Parenthood got nominated for a Shorty Social Good Award!

(4:03) Jaemin and Gabe's video for Flippable.

(9:00) Deep Dive: What advice do you wish you could've given yourself 10 years ago?

(9:20) Our online community shares their advice.

(11:48) Gabe's mom shares her advice.

(13:29) Shane's letter to his teenage self.

(16:51) Gabe's #1 Advice: To really look for and build community.

(18:57) Jaemin’s #1 Advice: To not try and do it all on your own.

(23:33) Gabe's #2 Advice: Be careful what percentage of your sense of self you tie up in your job/career.

(28:37) Jaemin’s #2 Advice: Creativity should be for you - not for others.

(35:46) Eric shares his advice.

(41:42) GWF Read of the Month: Tapping Your Inner Wolf (NYTimes)

(48:02) Quick Picks

Gabe: Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond

(52:00) Jaemin’s: Pancake Surprise your friends.

Find Us Online

Gabe’s twitter

– Gabe’s latest post: Asking Different Questions

Jaemin’s twitter

– Jaemin’s latest post: How to Survive Working from Home

Music for the podcast: “As Colorful As Ever” by Broke For Free