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New Book - Five Marks of a Man

Be a Man of Strength, Courage, and Honor

This book encourages men to assume responsibility for their place in the world and step into a new reality—one defined by strength, purpose, and a code of honor.

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How a Book is Changing Lives in Jail

When Brian Tome heard a local judge was giving out copies of his book to juveniles because it guides them to make good choices, he went to visit this teen in jail. Brian was his first and only visitor in two years.

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A Fraternity Stepping into Manhood

Brian Tome visits the Sigma Chi Fraternity at The University of Cincinnati to teach from his new book.

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Andy Dalton Off the Field

Brian Tome sat down with Andy Dalton, quarterback of the Cincinnati Bengals, to talk about faith, family, and football.

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Every great man in the history of the world has shared five key characteristics. Join Brian for an unfiltered conversation about what makes a man a man.

Check out the Five Marks Podcast


4 mins

What The Bachelorette got wrong

I’ve got my guilty vices as it relates to my entertainment choices.
7 mins

Lessons in putting down your dog

Having just put my dog Winston down, I’ve been reflecting on my history with dogs.
5 mins

Father figures: We need you

Father’s day is a far less celebrated holiday in our country than Mother’s day.
4 mins

The hustle of a dad

The Tome family has a motto that every member can quote and every member currently lives up to.

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