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How Black Millenials Can Make a Difference in the World

Everyone reaches the point where we wonder and even worry about the younger generation. We will start sentences with “When I was your age,” and try to offer teenagers and young adults our best advice. It has always been this way between older and younger people. Conversations between the generations show us how times are …

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Are You Positioned to Ignite to Impact the Next Generation of Leaders? #staywoke

Ignite 2 Impact is a podcast that involves great conversations, discussions that matter. I’m inspired by the lyrics to the 1970s hit, “Wake Up, Everybody,” which reminded us that “The world will get no better if we just let it be.” So Ignite 2 Impact is about making the world a better place – we must #staywoke. Listen to …

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Lessons in Leadership: Teamwork is learned in Kindergarten

Everything you need to know about teamwork you learned in Kindergarten. That’s right. The moment when using your favorite color crayon at table time was the highlight of your day. The time you built your first house with the set of random blocks that were painted like red and white bricks. Recently I interviewed a …

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Leadership Lessons: Relationships First; Issues Second

Leadership lessons, Relationships & Handling issues are essential in every leaders life. New Detroit was built on community engagement the old-fashioned way: roll up your sleeves, look eye to eye, be at the table, and confront, but always respect. Shirley Stancato, President and CEO of New Detroit, Inc., joined the organization over 15 years ago. …

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