Personal Development

E49: Keys to Start and Operate a Successful Non-Profit with Don Gatewood

On today’s episode of American gypC Podcast we are talking to Don Gatewood about how to start and operate a non-profit. For 21 years, Don Brien Gatewood has led several nonprofit initiatives in Detroit and Washington DC. Gatewood has led large teams, program operations, strategic planning, accounting, communications, compliance regulations, fundraising for several organizations including…

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E48: Get Off da Fence and Live Successfully with Its Finch

On today’s episode of American gypC Podcast we are talking to Its Finch and his lovely wife Coco about Getting Off da Fence and living successfully. Finch, clears the fence to help people scale and climb over life’s hurdles. For over 20yrs he has educated, encouraged, and empowered communities as a key front-facing representative with…

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E37: Embracing The Process and Developing a Growth Mindset with Mark V. Smith

On today’s episode of American gypC Podcast we’re talking to Mark V. Smith about developing your process and keeping a growth mindset. Mark V. Smith specializes in speaking from his personal experience of trials and tribulations in life. His desire to chronicle CHOICES and share the “journey” of his life, resonates with everyone at our…

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EP21: The Power Of Intentional Reflection to Prevent Burnout with Jennifer Peavey

On today’s episode of American gypC Podcast we are talking to Jennifer Peavey about Intentional Reflection. Jennifer comes from a varied background of engineering, design, and innovation. She is known for finding common ground and powerful connections in unexplored territory. Amid the pandemic, Jennifer found herself making new connections within herself as she ventured into…

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EP20: Evolve Your Thinking to Solve Your Biggest Challenges with Fletcher Ellingson

On Today’s episode of American gypC Podcast we had the pleasure of talking to Fletcher Ellingson. Fletcher Ellingson is a speaker, coach, and founder of The Practice of Feeling Good in Business and Life, a coaching and training company. Fletcher helps people evolve their thinking in order to solve their biggest challenges around time, money…

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EP19: Shaun “SF” Banks on Working with Youth Development

On today’s episode of American gypC Podcast we had the pleasure of talking to Shaun Banks. Shaun is the creator of I AM Defense institute. I AM Defense shows women and children how to protect themselves from attackers. Since that time, I have committed my life to the personal development of youth. He is also…

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EP18: Akello Stone on Seeking Selfdom in the Age of Selfies

On today’s episode of American gypC Podcast we are talking to Akello Stone about his book Seeking Selfdom in the Age of Selfies and Personal Development. Akello is adjunct professor of sociology at El Camino College since 2004, teaching both in the classroom and online, and formerly served as a board member for Urban Compass…

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EP17: The Power of a One-Pointed Mind and Meditation with Steven Lawrence

On today’s episode of American gypC Podcast we had the pleasure of talking to Steve Lawrence about the concepts of meditative psychology. Steven is the director of The One-Pointed Mind (OPM) a workshop for educators on concepts surrounding meditative psychology and the implications they hold for optimizing human development.   For the past twelve years,…

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