110 episodes

The Dads Making A Difference Podcast with Cam Hall is strategically designed to inspire you to live a life of significance. A life focused on passion, purpose, and presence. A life where you can make a real DIFFERENCE in your family, in your business, and in the community around you.

This podcast is inspired by you. The Dad that feels called to live with purpose. The Dad that works hard to give all he has to build his family, his faith, his finances, and his fitness. The Dad that his family is proud of. The Difference Makers.

The key to becoming a real difference maker in your life, is being intentional about the information you digest. That includes what you listen to, the conversations you have, and the company you keep. Well, you’re in good company with Cam and Dads Making A Difference.

Cam’s intention with the Dads Making A Difference Podcast is that it inspires you to elevate your game and become a man of action. The interviews and stories shared here will drive you to surround yourself with your own trusted group of advisors. A tight knit community that is going to bring you out of isolation, give you a sense of belonging and purpose, and will fuel your drive to commit to something larger than yourself, to truly become a Dad Making A Difference!

So get inspired and join us as Dads Making A Difference!

Dads Making a Difference Podcast Cam Hall

    • Kids & Family
    • 5.0 • 16 Ratings

The Dads Making A Difference Podcast with Cam Hall is strategically designed to inspire you to live a life of significance. A life focused on passion, purpose, and presence. A life where you can make a real DIFFERENCE in your family, in your business, and in the community around you.

This podcast is inspired by you. The Dad that feels called to live with purpose. The Dad that works hard to give all he has to build his family, his faith, his finances, and his fitness. The Dad that his family is proud of. The Difference Makers.

The key to becoming a real difference maker in your life, is being intentional about the information you digest. That includes what you listen to, the conversations you have, and the company you keep. Well, you’re in good company with Cam and Dads Making A Difference.

Cam’s intention with the Dads Making A Difference Podcast is that it inspires you to elevate your game and become a man of action. The interviews and stories shared here will drive you to surround yourself with your own trusted group of advisors. A tight knit community that is going to bring you out of isolation, give you a sense of belonging and purpose, and will fuel your drive to commit to something larger than yourself, to truly become a Dad Making A Difference!

So get inspired and join us as Dads Making A Difference!

    The Heroic Dad: Stepping Up for Your Family's Success with Franklin Swann

    The Heroic Dad: Stepping Up for Your Family's Success with Franklin Swann

    In this conversation, Franklin Swann, a devoted husband, father, and CEO, shares his personal journey of recognizing the profound impact a dad's presence has on a child's life. Drawing from a decade-long mentoring experience with a fatherless young man, Franklin unveils the transformative power of intentional fatherhood and the dire consequences when a father is absent.
    "If you think about all the superheroes that are out there, Superman, Spider Man, Batman, all of them, none of them are dads. Right? We are the superheroes for our kids." - Franklin Swann
    In this episode, you will:
    Uncover the profound lessons Franklin learned from mentoring a fatherless child for over a decade.Explore the heroic role fathers play in shaping their children's lives and what it truly means to be a hero.Gain insights into balancing family time and supporting your children's activities without sacrificing meaningful connections.Learn practical strategies for being present and intentional with your family amidst the demands of modern life.Understand the importance of nurturing your spousal relationship through regular date nights and setting an example for your children.
    Tune in to this episode as Franklin talks about his compelling perspectives on fatherhood, offering a clarion call for men to embrace their roles as heroes and guides for their families.
    Connect with Franklin Swann:
    The World Needs Men PodcastInstagram
    Connect with Cam Hall:
    WebsiteDads Making A Difference Connection CallFacebookInstagramTwitterLinkedInYouTubeEmail - cam@dmdpodcast.comWant to join a holistic group coaching call with Cam? - Send him a message on Instagram @dadsmakingadifference

    • 29 min
    The 5 Marriage-Killing Mistakes Husbands Must Avoid with Kelly DuPée

    The 5 Marriage-Killing Mistakes Husbands Must Avoid with Kelly DuPée

    Are you struggling to keep your marriage strong and healthy? Do you find yourself making the same mistakes over and over again, causing tension and distance in your relationship? Look no further! In this episode of the Dads Making a Difference podcast, Cam sits down with Kelly DuPée, a pastor, police chaplain, and marriage coach, who shares his expertise on the five most common marriage mistakes and how to overcome them.
    "Problems are easier solved the smaller they are. So don't wait until the big thing or until the little things that you're struggling with now get to be big things." — Kelly DuPée
    In this episode, you will:
    Uncover the hidden priorities that can silently erode your marriage and learn how to keep your spouse at the top of the list.Grasp the power of active listening and understand how truly understanding your partner can transform your connection.Explore healthy ways to manage anger and avoid hurtful outbursts that can damage your relationship beyond repair.Discover the importance of open communication and learn how to courageously ask for what you need without causing conflict.Recognize when it's time to seek professional help and embrace the wisdom in admitting that you can't fix everything on your own.
    Tune in to this eye-opening episode and gain valuable insights that will help you build a stronger, more fulfilling marriage. Kelly's practical advice and real-life examples will equip you with the tools you need to overcome common pitfalls and create the lifelong, loving partnership you've always wanted.
    Resources Mentioned:
    Turn It Up!: How to have the lifelong marriage that you really want by Kelly DuPée
    Connect with Kelly DuPée:
    Website
    Connect with Cam Hall:
    WebsiteDads Making A Difference Connection CallFacebookInstagramTwitterLinkedInYouTubeEmail - cam@dmdpodcast.comWant to join a holistic group coaching call with Cam? - Send him a message on Instagram @dadsmakingadifference

    • 38 min
    The Ultimate Dad's Guide to Understanding and Supporting Daughters with Dr. Meg Meeker

    The Ultimate Dad's Guide to Understanding and Supporting Daughters with Dr. Meg Meeker

    In this episode of the Dads Making a Difference podcast, Cam sits down with Dr. Meg Meeker, renowned pediatrician, author, and parenting expert. Dr. Meeker shares invaluable insights and practical advice for fathers navigating the challenges of raising strong, confident daughters in today's world. Prepare to be enlightened and empowered as she unravels the complexities of the father-daughter relationship and equips you with the tools to forge an unbreakable bond with your daughter.
    “Whenever your daughter meets a guy, a friend, or a boyfriend, she compares that guy to you.” - Dr. Meg Meeker
    In this episode, you will:
    Discover the four essential elements your daughter craves from you, and how mastering them can transform your relationship.Learn how to effectively communicate with your daughter, fostering trust and understanding, even during the turbulent teenage years.Understand the critical role you play in shaping your daughter's perception of sexuality and self-worth, and how to approach these sensitive topics.Gain insights into the signs of mental health issues in young girls and the appropriate steps to take when addressing them.Explore the impact of social media and technology on your daughter's well-being, and strategies to create a healthy balance.
    Tune in to this insightful episode as Dr. Meg Meeker imparts her wealth of knowledge and experience, empowering you to become the father your daughter needs and deserves. Don't miss this opportunity to strengthen your bond and guide your daughter through the challenges of growing up in today's world.
    Resources Mentioned:
    Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters: 10 Secrets Every Father Should Know by Dr. Meg Meeker Boys Should Be Boys: 7 Secrets to Raising Healthy Sons by Dr. Meg Meeker
    Connect with Dr. Meg Meeker:
    Website
    Connect with Cam Hall:
    WebsiteDads Making A Difference Connection CallFacebookInstagramTwitterLinkedInYouTubeEmail - cam@dmdpodcast.comWant to join a holistic group coaching call with Cam? - Send him a message on Instagram @dadsmakingadifference

    • 50 min
    Raising Neurodivergent Children: Lessons in Patience, Presence, and Purpose with Brandon Blinson

    Raising Neurodivergent Children: Lessons in Patience, Presence, and Purpose with Brandon Blinson

    In this episode of the Dads Making a Difference podcast, Cam sits down with Brandon Blinson, a father, researcher, and co-host of the Present Fathers Podcast. Brandon openly shares his remarkable journey of faith, family, and fatherhood, including a life-altering encounter with a drunk driver that left him questioning his beliefs and ultimately led him to find his purpose.
    As the father of a neurodivergent son and a young daughter, Brandon opens up about the ups and downs of parenting, stressing the significance of patience, presence, and emotional intelligence. He also reflects on his own childhood experiences and how they've influenced his approach to raising his children and breaking negative cycles.
    Brandon and Cam discuss what it means to be a present, engaged father and how this impacts the next generation. They also touch on the role of masculinity in parenting and the importance of dads pursuing personal growth while remaining dedicated to their families.
    "I see the light in both my children, and I have to pull that light out from both of them in a different way. But the overall thing that I make sure I never do is dim the light." - Brandon Blinson
    Episode Highlights:
    Brandon's near-death experience and spiritual awakeningRaising neurodivergent children with compassion and understandingOvercoming childhood trauma and breaking negative patternsThe importance of being a present, emotionally intelligent fatherBalancing self-growth and selfless parentingLeaving a legacy by mentoring young men without father figures
    Resources:
    The Importance of Vulnerability and Connection With George Hayworth The Rites of Passage: How to Raise Responsible, Confident Sons with Dustin Burnham
    Connect with Brandon Blinson:
    TwitterThe Present Fathers Podcast
    Connect with Cam Hall:
    WebsiteDads Making A Difference Connection CallFacebookInstagramTwitterLinkedInYouTubeEmail - cam@dmdpodcast.comWant to join a holistic group coaching call with Cam? - Send him a message on Instagram @dadsmakingadifference

    • 40 min
    What I Want My Children to Know Before I Die with EksAyn Anderson

    What I Want My Children to Know Before I Die with EksAyn Anderson

    In this episode, EksAyn Anderson shares his heart-wrenching yet inspiring journey through love, loss, and fatherhood. From the tender moments with his mother, whose life was cut short by a devastating cerebral hemorrhage, to the unimaginable pain of losing his own daughter, Cheyenne, EksAyn's story is a testament to the resilience of the human spirit. 
    Through his experiences, EksAyn has learned invaluable lessons about cherishing every moment with loved ones and the lasting impact of a parent's love. He recounts the transformative experience of climbing a mountain with his determined five-year-old daughter, showcasing the power of encouragement and belief in a child's potential. 
    As EksAyn navigates the joys and challenges of raising his children, he reflects on the importance of consistency, authentic communication, and leading by example. His father's unwavering strength in the face of adversity serves as a guiding light, reminding him of the legacy he wants to leave for his own family. 
    Join us as EksAyn shares his raw, honest reflections on fatherhood, the unbreakable bonds of family, and the wisdom gained from life's most difficult moments.  
    "When your kids hit hard times, and they will, they'll say, you know, dad had some hard times too, and somehow he was able to have an attitude of gratitude about it." - EksAyn Anderson  
    In this episode, you will: 
    Discover the profound life lessons one father learned from his mother's untimely passing Explore the transformative power of a father-daughter bond, even in the face of tragedy Learn how to cherish every precious moment with your children, no matter how fleeting Gain insights into the lasting impact of your parenting choices on future generations Uncover the secret to fostering resilience and confidence in your children  
    Resources Mentioned: 
    What I Want My Children to Know Before I Die
    Connect with EksAyn Anderson: 
    Website
    Connect with Cam Hall:
    WebsiteDads Making A Difference Connection CallFacebookInstagramTwitterLinkedInYouTubeEmail - cam@dmdpodcast.comWant to join a holistic group coaching call with Cam? - Send him a message on Instagram @dadsmakingadifference

    • 36 min
    The Patient Entrepreneur: How Fathering a Toddler Transformed Kolby Goodman’s Business Mindset

    The Patient Entrepreneur: How Fathering a Toddler Transformed Kolby Goodman’s Business Mindset

    In this episode, Kolby Goodman shares his honest and relatable journey from unfulfilling corporate grind to thriving entrepreneur and engaged father. Kolby's story is one of redefining success and living life on his own terms.
    As a dad to a 2-year-old son, Kolby knows firsthand the challenges of building a business while being present for the joyful chaos of toddlerhood. He opens up about how fatherhood has transformed his approach to work, teaching him patience and the importance of savoring each moment.
    Through trial and error, Kolby has developed practical strategies for compartmentalizing work and family time, even when his office is just steps from the nursery. His journey offers inspiration for anyone seeking to design a lifestyle business that supports their most important role in life.
    Kolby shares his hard-won wisdom on systemizing a business to run efficiently, modeling emotional intelligence for his son, and pursuing entrepreneurship with limited time and resources. With refreshing honesty and humor, Kolby invites listeners to rethink what it means to be a successful entrepreneur and parent. Tune in!
    "If you wanna raise a decent human, you have to live completely in integrity." — Kolby Goodman
    In this episode, you will:
    Discover how Kolby Goodman transitioned from unfulfilling corporate work to running a purposeful business, even with a toddler in towKolby shares his top strategies for compartmentalizing work and family time when your office is steps from the nurseryLearn why pursuing entrepreneurship with limited time and resources can actually lead to smarter, more efficient business growthHear Kolby's heartfelt realizations about the power of modeling emotional intelligence and patience for his sonGet inspired by Kolby's journey to build a lifestyle business that supports his most important role: being a present and loving father
    Connect with Kolby Goodman:
    LinkedIn
    Connect with Cam Hall:
    WebsiteDads Making A Difference Connection CallFacebookInstagramTwitterLinkedInYouTubeEmail - cam@dmdpodcast.comWant to join a holistic group coaching call with Cam? - Send him a message on Instagram @dadsmakingadifference

    • 34 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
16 Ratings

16 Ratings

Mike Rucker, PhD ,

Inspiring Tales from Everyday Heroes

Cam does an amazing job with this podcast, shining a spotlight on the unsung heroes of fatherhood. I admire him for lifting up fathers who are making a real impact in their families, their communities, or (usually) both.

fswann ,

Dads make THE Difference

Awesome podcast that gives men strength, encouragement and motivation to show up as the dads their kids need. So grateful for Cam and this message that really is making a difference.

Big Dog from NY ,

Love, Love, Love this Podcast

The host, Cam Jhall, is a teacher, father and school administrator who brings his experience and empathy to bear in every episode. He attracts guests with something to say and he knows how to bring out the best in them. Guests make themselves vulnerable producing meaningful conversations. I highly recommend.

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