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On this episode of the career interview series, we are joined by Lloyd Cambridge a Small Business Educator hailing from my hometown Brooklyn, New York. Studying abroad for a semester in Madrid, Spain started out a bit rocky but ended up being a memorable life experience. Lloyd’s economics major combined with an internship at Lord & Taylor landed him a post-college job at one of his dream companies J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. Since then Lloyd’s career has focused on educating and helping entrepreneurs launch and grow small businesses.

Career Interview

A profile of Ahmed Sékou Touré a politician in Guinea who helped to lead the country to independence and became the first president.

Historical Profile

“The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace” by Jeff Hobbs tells the life story of a young man that grows up in rough and tumble East Orange right outside of Newark, New Jersey and goes on to attend Yale University. In this review, I provide a summary of the book and discuss some of it’s major themes.

Books

A profile of Alain LeRoy Locke, a gifted scholar, philosopher, and the “Father of the Harlem Renaissance”.

Historical Profile

Career Interview