• The average American Man has one deep friendship with another man, if he has any.

  • $550 Billion a year is lost due to disengaged workers, but when teams have good relationships, engagement is increased by 50%. Those who have a best friend at work are 7 times more likely to be engaged.

  • Suicide is rising among young men, due to a sense of loneliness and hopelessness.

  • When a Federal Judge was asked for the connection when crime rose almost 300% in a decade, he cited “Broken homes” as the single connecting factor for 95% of his cases.

  • Discover the Skills that Create, Build, and Sustain a Thriving Life with Others

  • Master the Enemy of Your Impact and Influence

  • Become the Leader you were created to be in your home, at work, in your church and community

Basic Training for Relationship Samurai

  • Get 8 weeks of on-line training

  • Discover the Frameworks to Practice the 7 Daily Choices that Create, Build, and Sustain a Thriving Life with Others

  • Weekly Personal Coaching

  • Private Community of Relationship Samurai and Trainees

Your Guide


Dow Tippett

Also known as the Barefoot Speaker, Dow has been training men, couples, leaders, and parents for over 30 years in the Art of Thriving Relationships.

Dow is a successful business owner of a karate school where he trains over 80 students in Christian Leadership through the Martial Arts.