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    From Goldman Sachs to an Early Employee at Breather: The Lee Moulton Story

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    Lee Moulton is the Head of Strategic Partnerhips at Breather, a start-up providing hourly office and relaxation space rentals in metropolitian cities.  Prior to joining Breather, Lee spent 6 years at Goldmans Sachs working in various capacities including as a Client Strategist for the Chairman & CEO of the firm. He also spent time as a member of the Institutional Sales team in the firm's Asset Management Division.


    Between leaving Goldman Sachs and joining Breather, Lee served as a Business Development consultant to various start-ups including Paay.co, Vayable, Keystats and Work Better.  Lee is a Founding Director, at Youth Action International, a humanitarian non-profit organization focused on rebuilding war-torn African countries.


    Lee obtained a B.A. in Political Science from Amherst College in 2007.

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    The 20-Minute Brain Charge

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    Dr. Ron Kelley is one of America’s top motivational speakers. He is the CEO of


    Konfident Enterprises, his international consulting firm which he founded in 2006. He is


    the creator of Edu-Rap, the Grammy Awards ballot-featured, top-selling educational CD


    which has helped students worldwide improve their test scores. He has written several


    best-selling books, including his latest release, The 20-Minute Brain Charge, which is a


    dynamic concept that has become viral worldwide. Dr. Kelley has served as an executive


    in the music industry, having worked with numerous platinum recording artists and is


    also a member of the Recording Academy which selects the Grammy Awards. He has


    served as an Adjunct Professor at Houston Community College, Northeast Lakeview


    College, and San Antonio College. After only 4 years in the education field, he achieved


    his goal of becoming one of the youngest school Principals in the nation.

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    The Hip Hop Educator Returns

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     Larry "Lak" Henderson uses Hip Hop as a tool for learning.  He is the founder and CEO of Smart Hip Hop. He has performed his educational hip-hop music around the world, and is a noted speaker on hip-hop and its impact on our communities.  
    His album, Lesson One: Hip-Hop & Education, is an Amazon bestseller, reaching #1 in Hot New Releases and #8 in Educational Music. CBS calls Lesson One "creative, innovative, and informative." Dominion of New York Magazine says, "Most people who use hip-hop to educate do so badly. LAK does it so well."
    LAK has been featured as a guest on numerous radio and television programs, including London UK's BANG 103.6 FM, CBS, KMOJ 89.9 FM Minneapolis, WVON 1690 AM Chicago, WPRB 103.3 FM Princeton University, WRSU 88.7 FM Rutgers University, WMNF 88.5 FM Tampa, LA Talk Radio, BET, and many more.
    He received his bachelor's degree from Rutgers University.  Learn more about Smart Music Entertainment here.

  • 00:28

    Will Moss from HBCUConnect Joins Me

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    Will Moss is President & CEO of HBCU CONNECT, LLC and has been in this position since founding HBCUConnect.com in June of 1999.  HBCU CONNECT, LLC owns and operates the largest Historically Black College & University website in existence and reaches approximately 350,000 website visitors each month.


    Mr. Moss, a 1995 graduate of Hampton University in Hampton, Virginia, graduated as the top Computer Science scholar in his class and went on to work as a lead software engineer for AT&T Bell Labs from 1995 until starting HBCUConnect.com in 1999.  Mr. Moss is also considered an expert in internet topology, internet marketing, and online diversity recruitment strategies.


    In 2010, Moss launched a number of social networking websites for the African American community, including sites such as BlackHistory.com, AfricanAmericanCareers.com, BlackWomenConnect.com, and was recently a guest on the “Monique Show” on BET talking about a new project, BlackRomance.com, the largest free dating site for African American professionals.


    William often gives presentations to college students on entrepreneurship, career preparation, and the relevancy of technology to African Americans.  Moss’ experience in corporate America as an intern, employee, and consultant lead to the development of HBCU Connect as an answer to the lack of an existing platform for HBCU students and graduates to communicate, network and take advantage of related opportunities.

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    What Is The Kylar App?

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    In July 2013,  23 year-old Jared Arms launched the revolutionary Kylar App.  In less than one year, Kylar boast more than 390,000 users worldwide.  What is it?  How did he build it?  What led to the creation of such a popular social media application and what advice does he have for young tech entrepreneurs?  Tune in for our conversation on Friday July 11th, 2014 and find out.

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    Get The App Outta Your Head

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    Sharon L. Simmons has been busy.  She is the creator of the revolutionary iGotEm app.  You can download the app here.  This community-oriented app transforms everyday citizens into crime fighters.  But she di dnot stop there.  She has become and STEM advocate for under represented communities.  As part of her efforts, she has recently received an award from YesWeCode founder, Van Jones, while she was particiapting in the first ever HackaThon to take place during the 2014 Essence Music Festival in New Orleans.  Simmons is also a published author.  Her new book How to Get the App Outta Your Head (available on Kindle) tells her inspiring story and provides a road map for would be technology entrepreneurs.  Sharon drops by on Thursday to share with us what inspired her to create a mobile phone app from her head that has led her all the way to Ghana.  This is an inspiring and fascinating story that everyone should hear.  Don't miss it!

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    Jared Arms, Kylar, Pimple & Kylar for Kids

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    We continue our conversation with the brilliant Jared Arms.  On his last visit we dicussed his introduction to computers and what led to the creaton of Kylar.  This time around we are going to get more into the language he created Kylar Plus, his upcoming book, Pimple (his search engine) and more.  This 23 year-old has his eyes on the prize and we hear the TKDS want to make sure you know about it.

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    Kids-N-Technology

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    Jacquelyn Thomas is the Founder and Executive Director of Kids-N-Technology.  Since 2002, Kids-N-Technology has worked to inspire students to improve their performance in Science, Engineering, Technology, and Math (STEM).  


    KNT partners with elementary, middle, and high schools; colleges and universities; community centers; nonprofit and faith based organizations, to implement Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) enrichment summer camps and after-school programs.


    KNT’s weekly summer camps are engaging and fun. Students enjoy designing and building their own laptops, Apps, robots, games, roller coasters, or learning how to code, blog, or create wardrobe color cards for personal image analysis.  


    Mrs. Thomas is a real leader in our communities in the quest to introduce STEM.  Join me next week as she drops by for a discussion of all things STEM.


    Learn more.

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    Rendevous with Retirement with James C. Molet

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    Is there a better way to start the new year than to discuss how we can become fiscally fit?  I don't think so.  Stop by on Monday as we chat with Mr. James C. Molet.  Mr. Molet is a frequent contibrutor to HealthBlackMen and  holds a MBA from Wayland Baptist University. He’s also a blogger on financial topics at retirement savvy.net  and author of RENDEZVOUS WITH RETIREMENT: A Guide to Getting Fiscally Fit. Mr. Molet retired from the U.S. Army after 21 years in 2005. He tweets @ jcmolet.  James drops by on Monday and we will be discussing what we can do to get this money thang right!

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    Personal Mastery

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    Terry Jackson is a highly accomplished, experienced and dynamic Certified Executive Coach, Leadership Development Coach, Life Coach, Sales Trainer, Business Coach and Consultant. Terry’s passion and purpose is helping others improve their quality of life. Terry has an established history of helping others improve their skills sets, their ability think and process information and change their behaviors.
    Terry is a visionary with 25+ years of progressive leadership experie

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    A Conversation with Anari Sengbe

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    Anari Sengbe, founder of Gamerholic.com  has some very interesting ideas regarding the plight of the Black Technologist. He and I have had several online conversations via the BiTWiSE fan page as well as the Blacks In Technology site.  
    I agree with much of what he has today but rather than keep our conversations private I thought it would be great to share them with the KDS family.  This brilliant young technologist has agreed to stop by the show.  
    This is a conversation you won't want to miss.