Philly to Miami: My Dream and My Story Revealed

Corporate America is just like the streets. There are gangs (cliques), alliances, back-room deals, bullies, and worst of all, snitches. When I got that lesson, I had peace of mind; enough peace to make tough decisions and leave places that didn't serve my agenda. That's just what I did when I designed my future when I was in high school.  My first high school was like the movie, "Lean on Me" with Morgan Freeman. Fights every day. Teachers aides who were a bit too friendly with students. Every guy I knew carried a gun to school. Both my best friends got pregnant freshman year. I knew I just had to get up out of there. I got transferred … [Read more...]