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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 28-Insight and Wisdom from Dr. Amos Johnson, jr, Founder of Church for Entrepreneurs


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Fellas,

Today we spend time with the Founder of Church for Entrepreneurs www.churchforentrepreneurs.com Dr. Amos Johnson, Jr. 

Amos is a native of Augusta, Ga and a graduate of Morehouse College, Georgia Institute of Technology and Faith Christian Center’s Faith School of Ministry.

Today’s Dynamic conversation will challenge you to think about your pursuits in a totally different way.  After listening to Amos’ words, you’ll definitely strive to be in line with God’s Calling on your life.

Again, for more on Amos or to connect with him directly…visit www.churchforentrepreneurs.com

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Be Blessed, Well and Wise!

MikeD

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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 27-As a Black Father, Spend some Time and Energy Volunteering at a Local Elementary School


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Today’s quick Episode is a CHALLENGE!!!!  I Challenge EVERY BROTHER listening to take 30min per week and Volunteer at a local inner city elementary school.  Take a listen…Comment and Share this with fellow Black Fathers!

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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 26-A Dynamic Conversation with Youth Advocate, Social Media Influencer and Creator of Fliptendo Electronics and the Fliptendo V.R. Headset; Jeremiah “Flip” Benjamin of Inglewood, CA


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Today’s episode is super off the Chain!!!!

I had the opportunity to go deep with “Flip the Hood Technologist” AKA Jeremiah Benjamin.  “Flip” is the founder of Fliptendo Electronics with its flagship product being the Fliptendo Virtual Reality Headset.  Visit www.fliptendoelectronics.com and check out some of their awesome stuff!  He drops some serious nuggets of wisdom and actually walks us through his process of coming up with an idea and communicating with overseas manufacturers to bring products to market.  Whats so cool about Flip’s story is that he used the motivation from his family and neighborhood of Inglewood, California to generate his ideas.  He also set out to create technology that would directly benefit folks from his own community….Such an Inspiration!  We talk about Fatherhood, technology, Chinese Manufacturing, Ownership, Group Economics, Believing in yourself, etc.  PLEASE PLEASE share this episode with Everyone!  Also, connect with Flip:

www.fliptendoelectronics.com

www.DartWarLA.com

www.99plus1ee.org

and @Flip_The_Hood_Technologist via Instagram!

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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 25-“Now What?!?!?!” Fellas…What are you gonna do Now? (Wisdom)


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Fellas, Today’s episode simply poses the question, “What are you gonna do NOW?”  We hear statistics, we understand facts, etc…but, What are YOU gonna do NOW?  The time is NOW!  take a listen, share and leave some comments.  Also, Subscribe via iTunes, Stitcher or Google Play and leave Ratings/Reviews and Comments!!!!

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Shoot me an email BlackFathersnow@gmail.com and lets connect and push this movement to the masses!

If you’re in need of a speaker, workshop leader, host or facilitator…Hit me at the BlackFathersnow email address above and lets connect.

Be Blessed, Well and Wise,

MikeD

 

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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 24-Concussions on the Gridiron, Chasing Dreams to Hollywood, Entrepreneurship, Fatherhood and a Whole Lot in Between with Comedian “Brandon Dee” George


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Fellas,

Our Guest today is my Frat Brother (Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, INC) and stand up comedian Brandon Dee George also known as @iAmBrandonDee on Twitter and Instagram.  We get DEEP!!!  Brandon talks about his life growing up and events that sparked abrupt changes in his life.  Some of the things discussed:

-NFL dreams

-Multiple Concussions

-Fatherhood

-Moving to Hollywood with $400 in his pocket

-Open and honest communication with yourself and your spouse

-Overcoming mistakes

-being a Stay at home dad

-Entrepreneurship

and so much more…

make sure to check Brandon out on Instagram or Twitter @iAmBrandonDee as well as his business website www.KnockerballGwinnett.com

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Mike D

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Black Fathers, NOW!: Episode 23-Natural Disasters, Doing Our Part as Black Men…A Real Fatherhood example to learn from! (Wisdom)


Today’s Quick Episode is a shout out to all the Folks around the World who are dealing with a current or recent Natural Disaster.  Also on this episode, I highlight an example of a Brother who did his part in a Major way and led an effort to round up supplies for those in need in the Houston Area.  The key fact to understand is that the brother organized this major initiative from Los Angeles!  Don’t let your geography or any made up barrier keep you from acting on something that YOU are inspired to do!  Shout to to my man “Flip” AKA Jeremiah Benjamin on the Good Work!  Also, in a Few Weeks check out Flip as he Joins us on Black Fathers, NOW to Share his Story and Journey.

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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 22- with NYC based Father, Businessman, Author and Founder of Kemet Toy and Game Company AD Largie


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Our Guest is NYC based businessman and Author AD Largie.  Today, we discuss the inspiration for the founding of “Kemet Toy and Game Company”.  visit www.KemetToys.com or Follow AD @KemetKids on Instagram and @KemetToys on Facebook

We dive into Fatherhood, Egypt (Kemet), living in NYC, Inspirations and much much more…This is Definitely a Must Listen!!!

Please Share with fellow Fathers!!!!  Share, Share, Share!!!

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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 21-Stop Wanting Everything to “Feel” Good…It Doesnt Feel Good for a “Reason”! (Wisdom)


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Fellas,

Today’s Quick Episode challenges the notion that we always want things to “Feel Good”…They Dont Feel Good for a Reason!  Listen, Comment and Share with your Folks!

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Mike D

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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 20-How a Black Father uses a unique skill to give back to those in Need. A Conversation with Levon Rhone; President of The Frank Honest Co.


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Fellas,

Today’s Guest is Augusta, Ga native and Atlanta, Ga resident Levon Rhone.  Levon is the Founder and President of the Nationally recognized 501c3 The Frank Honest Co.  Take a listen as we walk through his journey and learn how a brother got inspired to learn how to Knit and Crochet. We also dive into how he ultimately turned this passion into an organization that now supplies people in need with warm clothing and accessories.  His story is very inspiring!  Make sure to connect with Levon: www.FrankHonest.com and following him via Pinterest, Instagram and Twitter @FrankHonestCo

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For a little more info on me and my story…Grab my book

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MikeD

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Black Fathers, NOW! “BONUS EPISODE” Response to Charlottesville as a Black Father…”I’m a Bridgebuilder” PLEASE LISTEN and SHARE!!!


Today’s quick episode needs no intro.  As Black Fathers; WE ARE BRIDGE BUILDERS!!!  There are little ones getting prepared to walk over the bridges that we construct…What type of Bridges are we building???  Please Share this episode with every father AND every leader that you know that has a Platform…WE MUST build Bridges RIGHT NOW over the Troubled Waters that are flowing…

Be Blessed, Well and Wise!!!

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