Tag: #movingforward

THROWING IN THE TOWEL: REALIZING YOU DON’T HAVE IT ANYMORE

“Know when to say when.” hard to say good-bye When I officially stopped playing sports I was a senior in high school. It was track and field season and that is when I hung it up. I tried to get myself in the mode… Continue Reading “THROWING IN THE TOWEL: REALIZING YOU DON’T HAVE IT ANYMORE”

MAKE THE MOVE: ARE YOU READY TO JUMP TO ANOTHER CITY FOR A JOB

“Packed and ready to go.” the jump When I first moved to New York City was to attend graduate school pursuing my MBA in Management. And along the way I found myself getting into writing and filmmaking. Yet most people make the jump into… Continue Reading “MAKE THE MOVE: ARE YOU READY TO JUMP TO ANOTHER CITY FOR A JOB”

VISIONARY: HOW YOU SEE LIFE SAYS A LOT ABOUT HOW FAR YOU MIGHT GO IN LIFE

“Do you see life as a whole, or part of a whole?” Since moving to New York City, I have consistently been motivated to become a working screenwriter/filmmaker and author. And how I see the world is why I feel ultimately I will succeed… Continue Reading “VISIONARY: HOW YOU SEE LIFE SAYS A LOT ABOUT HOW FAR YOU MIGHT GO IN LIFE”

THE NEXT GREAT MIGRATION: WHERE WILL THE BLACK COMMUNITY GO NEXT

“On the road again.” I was recently reading an article in the newspaper from the city I grew up in which stated that it is the 4th worst city for Black people in America. Now, the city to the north Milwaukee is ahead of… Continue Reading “THE NEXT GREAT MIGRATION: WHERE WILL THE BLACK COMMUNITY GO NEXT”

BREAKING FREE: MOVING AWAY TO GROW

“Get away to grow up.” In the year 2011, right after undergraduate school, I moved to New York City. Coming here for graduate school from Kenosha, Wisconsin was a new experience. You go from living on a rural campus to a major metropolitan hub.… Continue Reading “BREAKING FREE: MOVING AWAY TO GROW”

STANDING POWER: WHAT DOES THE FUTURE HOLD FOR AMERICA

“The shift has caused conflict, but will it last?” With all the social issues that have been popping up in the news recently, you have to ask yourself the question. Does America have standing power over the long haul? Because people are getting real… Continue Reading “STANDING POWER: WHAT DOES THE FUTURE HOLD FOR AMERICA”

MAKE THEM CATCH YOU: HOW COMPROMISING YOURSELF FOR THE SAKE OF OTHERS IS NOT SMART

“Catch up or be left in the dust.” Ever been running a race and there is someone who you know is in the race with you. You guys both are trying to win yet encourage each other. But you have to also keep in… Continue Reading “MAKE THEM CATCH YOU: HOW COMPROMISING YOURSELF FOR THE SAKE OF OTHERS IS NOT SMART”

AUGMENTED REALITY: HOW WOULD YOU HANDLE THE WORLD AT YOUR FINGERTIPS

“In a world that is beyond our world.” Technological innovation has been pushing the bar for decades. Yet as we look back at what was supposed to be the hot items, they are so generic looking now. Especially compared to the great products that… Continue Reading “AUGMENTED REALITY: HOW WOULD YOU HANDLE THE WORLD AT YOUR FINGERTIPS”

NEARSIGHTED GOALS: WHY SOME CAN ONLY SEE WHAT’S IN FRONT OF THEM

“Is it hard for you to see your potential future?” Many of us can only see what’s in front us in life. We have a place where we want to be in life, yet we can only see what is in front of us.… Continue Reading “NEARSIGHTED GOALS: WHY SOME CAN ONLY SEE WHAT’S IN FRONT OF THEM”

MOVING FORWARD: THE FUTURE OF AMERICA

“Where are we going to go from here?” Since Donald Trump walked into the White House, his supporters have all been waiting to see what decision he will make regarding employment in America. He has promised to open the factory doors of America and… Continue Reading “MOVING FORWARD: THE FUTURE OF AMERICA”