Category Archives: UNCOMMEN Updates

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UNCOMMEN’s MBK Engagement

If you follow UNCOMMEN on Twitter or Facebook, you may know that over the summer UNCOMMEN had a meeting in Cabinet Affairs Office of the White House.  I had the privilege of bringing my family with me as we met with three representatives of the My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) Initiative to share how UNCOMMEN is […]
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An UNCOMMEN Launch Party

3. 2. 1. Launch It doesn’t take a whole lot to get a movement going.  With a little over a hundred men at UNCOMMEN’s launch party last Tuesday, a movement is about to pick up steam.  It won’t be long before a simple app has invaded the lives of men all over the country and […]
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Seed20 and the Progress of Pain

Seed20 Live with Friends   A few months back UNCOMMEN accepted a challenge: apply for a competition called SEED20. Every year, 20 Charlotte-based nonprofit entrepreneurs are selected to receive 7-weeks of coaching on how to tell their big idea for social change in 3-minutes: no notes, no props, no PowerPoint. It all culminates at SEED20 […]
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Seize the Opportunity of Today

It’s probably the most important part of my UNCOMMEN pitch. I left it out. Not on purpose. Given the opportunity to jump on Esquire Live Lounge TV Feb 20 at the Dad 2.0 Summit in San Francisco and share about UNCOMMEN, I guess the excitement overwhelmed me. I had been trolling @ESQTV on social media, […]
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Manuary and an Uncommen Partnership

#Manuary and an UNCOMMEN Partnership with the MasculiniTEAM The following is an interview between UNCOMMEN Head Coach, Dee Lanier, and UNCOMMEN mascot, Jack. We do not take any responsibility for the words or actions of Jack, he’s a fictional character, and he’s a jack, so please don’t hold us accountable for his bizarre line of questioning. Jack: […]
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