Monthly Archives: February 2019

February 28, 2019

Leadership Lessons from One of the First Black Millionaires

Who used good will to create his great wealth and success? In this podcast, Dr. Karen talks about how leaders can succeed by finding and supporting the collective good in their work places. For more information on the first Black millionaires, see the book, Black Fortunes: The Story of the First Six African Americans Who Escaped Slavery and Became Millionaires by Shomari Wills.

February 7, 2019

Three Leadership Lessons from Frederick Douglass

How did the belief in a better future, standing up for himself and, continuous learning free Frederick Douglass from slavery? In this podcast Dr. Karen talks about how these same traits are critical for leadership today. For more information on Frederick Douglass see his 1845 book, Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass An American Slave, by Frederick Douglass.