The Dr. Vibe Show (general)

Cleon (CJ) Joseph, CEO of CJ’s Functional Fitness, is a premier fitness coach, in Los Angeles, with almost 30-yrs of fitness and martial arts training. He has multiple fitness certifications from the National Academy of Sports Medicine. He is also a 22-year law enforcement veteran in Los Angeles and recently accepted a role as a supervisor for his department’s self-defense and fitness unit. CJ has was featured as a guest trainer on the Radio Free 102.3 FM KJLH’s Steve Harvey Morning Show with Adai Lamar for a segment called The Summer Fitness Minute, KTLA Channel 5 with Gayle on the Go, KCBS/CAL 9 for South LA Get’s Fit and The Word Network. CJ has worked tirelessly with non-profit organizations like The Center for Lupus CareThe American Heart AssociationThe American Diabetes Association, and Special Needs Network to further spread the message of wellness all over Southern California and abroad, along with his own community program (Battle of the Bulge LA), motivational speaking engagements and wellness workshops.

Mr. Joseph was on our talking about his book Navigating Through the Valleys of Success: A Perspective in the Thick of It.

Navigating Through the Valleys of Success – A Perspective in the Thick of it is an inspirational piece meant to empower anyone with a dream to find the meaning of success. Many people give up on their entrepreneurial passions due to finances, economy, personal tragedies, guilt, negative influences and stressful work environments that seem impossible to escape. Author, Cleon Joseph welcomes readers into his walk to show how God orchestrated human influence to guide him out of his valleys. He also illustrates how difficult circumstances in the ‘valleys’ of his journey were the sharpening tools to forge his climb to the success that God has planned for him. This book is meant to encourage readers to never give up on their dreams. God has a plan for success for everyone, but the blueprint begins in the valley.

During our conversation, Mr. Joseph talked about:

– What influences did his parents instilled in him and how his family dealt with challenges
– how his father drifted apart for eight years and then reconciled
– The story behind the book and why did his wife write the introduction of this book
– How his experience in law enforcement and being a trainer help him in writing this book
– The importance is discipline in his life
– The way that he got out of his valley
– The importance of God in his life
– How did he get into fitness
– What did writing the book teach him about himself and how has it changed him
– How did he become transparent in his life
– The importance of relationships when you are going through the valleys in life

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God bless, peace, be well and keep the faith, 

Dr. Vibe


Lia World Traveler (Lia Miller) is a wife and mother, professional diplomat, award-winning blogger, children’s book author, social inclusion and diversity advocate, DIY loc’d naturalista, avid reader, foodie, movie buff, sports and exercise enthusiast, passionate about the arts, news junkie, and a world traveler.

Recently, Ms. Miller was our show talking about her article Black voters showed up and showed out—now we want more.

During our conversation, Ms. Miller talked about:

– Some her background, how travel has been part of her family and her need to travel
– How did her writing journey begin
– How social justice become part of her journey
– Why did she write the article
– What are people in Bolivia saying about America
– The challenge and solution for Black America when it comes to: housing, healthcare, wage gap/employment
– Her biggest concerns for Black America
– Why she is happy that she is not living in America at this time
– how the immediate future of Black America is in the hands of Black women and the need for Black women to get involved in politics
– If Oprah should run for president
– How much faith does she have in the American political system to create meaningful change
– Black America and self-impowerment
– If America is ready to a serious conversation about race
– Her message to: white American women, white American men, Black American men, Black American women

You can find more about Ms. Miller via:

Website 
Facebook
Twitter
Instagram

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Dr. Vibe


The panelists for last Sunday’s show were: Dr. Lawrence Rasheed and LeRon L. Barton .

The panelists will be discussed the following stories:

The Dr. Vibe Show™: Trump ‘S***hole’ Comments Doubted By Pastor On AM JOY

The Dr. Vibe Show™: Oprah, Don’t Do It

The Dr. Vibe Show™: Mother Of H&M Hoodie Model Responds To Backlash, Tells Us To ‘Get Over It’

The Dr. Vibe Show™: No One Is Talking About The Drug Crisis Killing Black People

The Dr. Vibe Show™: Black Voters Showed Up And Showed Out—Now We Want More

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Andy Grant is a best-selling author, speaker, Transformational Energy Coach, Akashic Records Reader, and is the founder of Real Men Feel, a movement encouraging men to come out of the emotional closet. As a survivor of multiple suicide attempts, Andy knows how low we as human beings can feel, and he is committed to helping people realize how magnificent life is meant to be. Andy is also a weekly contributor at The Good Men Project.

Recently, Mr. Grant was on our show talking about his article The Invisibility of Men’s Tears.

During our conversation, Mr. Grant talked about:

– Some of his challenges growing up including his parents having a nasty divorce when he was five years old, his father being an alcoholic, him having suicidal thoughts in the fourth grade, first attempting suicide when he was thirteen years old and being molested by a next door neighbour
– The tools he used to overcome are the ones he helps people overcome and how he made a turnaround
– How did he get into coaching and how Real Men Feel started
– Why more men are looking for coaching
– The reason why he wrote the article
– Men’s reaction when they hear his story
– What is causing men to cry
– How essential has his wife been in his life
– The differences between man and human
– The last time he cried
– What are women telling him about seeing men open up emotionally and how should they handle it
– A success story

You can find out more about Mr. Grant via:

Andy Grant – Website
Andy Grant Love Your Life – Facebook
Navitas Coaching
Real Men Feel
Real Men Feel – Facebook
Real Men Feel – Twitter
Email

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Dr. Vibe


Aisha K. Staggers has been writing since middle school. She had her first major publication in her local newspaper’s entertainment section while a sophomore in high school, a publication in another state paper followed. Aisha has been contributing to various paper, magazines and textbooks for over 15 years.

In addition to her time as an instructor of social sciences in higher education, Aisha has served as a director of education and policy research centers, and on the staff of legislative commissions. Aisha previously served on the Executive Board of the CT Young Democrats Women’s Caucus and has remained active in politics and public policy. She is an alumni of Albertus Magnus College and Fisk University where she earned Bachelor’s in Communications and Master’s Degree in Psychology, respectively, and completed the Education Policy Fellowship Program in 2008.

Currently, Aisha is Senior Editor for BookTrib, a division of the literary public relations firm, Meryl Moss Media and a HuffPost contributor. In addition to her own work, Aisha has written liner notes for a Prince tribute album, I Wish U Heaven released December 25 and available on YouTube. In 2018, she will be contributing to scholarly work on Prince and the Minneapolis Sound and sitting on an NYU panel for a conference commemorating the 30th anniversary of his Lovesexy album.

While Aisha enjoys writing about music, she feels the most critical discussions we can have today are centered around race and intersectionality because “you can’t fix a problem you don’t acknowledge, and not acknowledging the plight of women of color and specifically Black women is a problem.”

Recently, Ms. Staggers was on our show talking about her two articles Why America Needs to Listen to Black Women and On Healing Black Girl Pain: My Conversation with Dr. Consuela Ward.

During our conversation, Ms. Staggers talked about:

– Growing up in New Haven, Connecticut and dealing with racism
– Some of the values that her parents instilled in her including her father’s musical influence on her
– Some of the great books that she read at a young age
– What caused her to find her voice
– Some of her early writing experiences including how she did not enjoy writing at the start
– The story behind the article
– How Black women have been left out of the media and political discussions
– The rise of Black women in politics
– The relationship between Black and White women in America today
– Why has America have not listened to Black women but are listening now
– As a Black women was is her message to: White male America, white female America, Black male America, the Republican party, Democratic party and Black women
– Her thoughts on America’s future

You can find more about Ms. Staggers via:

Twitter
HuffPost
Atlanta Black Star
YouTube – I Wish U Heaven – Prince Tribute Playlist
Email

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God bless, peace, be well and keep the faith,


Dr. Vibe


On the first episode of 2018 of Black Men Talking on WJMS Radio, Dr. Vibe and Jonathan Shaw have an epic conversation on various topics including:

- Black business ownership
- Preserving and promoting Black culture
- What is Black people's motto?
- Should Blacks be unified?
- Messages for Black men

God bless, peace, be well and keep the faith, 

Dr. Vibe 

 

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The panelists for last Sunday’s show were: LeRon Barton and Steve Kerr.

The panelists will be commented on the following stories:

The Dr. Vibe Show™: Bodycams Don’t Mean ____

The Dr. Vibe Show™: A Mass Incarceration Mystery

The Dr. Vibe Show™: It’s Time To Stop Seeking “Dialogue” With The Hateful

The Dr. Vibe Show™: Does The White Working Class Really Vote Against Its Own Interests?

The Dr. Vibe Show™: The Unsolved Murder Of Tupac Shakur Speaks To The Black Male’s Experience Nationwide

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Steven Kiges (pron. Key-jez) is the co-founder and director of The Coach Training AcademyThe Coach Training Academy is a professional, International Coach Federation accredited coach training school. Graduates have gone on to both build very successful solo coaching practices as well as taking their coaching skills to corporate positions including Microsoft, Google, and NASA, just to name a few.

Steve is a is an experienced Master coach with over 5000 coaching hours and over 10,000 hours mentoring people that want to become exceptional coaches or as he puts it “artistic agents of change”. To the coaching world, he brings both his own past struggles of growing up in a very dysfunction home, depressed, suicidal and at one point topping the scales at over 410 pounds. Professionally his first career was as a professional musician having attended The Juilliard School, playing various orchestras and as a university lecturer. After leaving music he then went on to build one of the largest Dental Software companies in North America and after selling that, followed his life’s passion of helping others. Dedicating himself to his core philosophy that “no one breezes through life…we all have our unique struggles. With the right support and environment, everyone can live life with purpose and passion often exceeding what they think is possible for themselves. His life is a testament of that philosophy.

To coaching, and coach training Steven brings a full background in neurosciences including; crisis counseling, emotional intelligence, Time Line Specialist, Master of Communication and a trainer of Neuro-Linguistic Programming.

During this episode, Dr. Vibe and Master Coach Steve about how life coaches can learn from The Profit’s Marcus Lemonis’ People, Process, Product strategy.

You can find more information about coaching and The Coach Training Academy via:

Website
Facebook
Twitter
Learn To Be A Coach

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Dr. Vibe


Leroy C. Mckenzie Jr. is a native Baltimorean and a product of the Baltimore Public and Private school systems. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel/Restaurant Management from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. He is a proud member of the New Psalmist Baptist Church; where he serves on several ministries. He is the President/CEO of JNF Enterprises, which is a Distribution, Publishing, and Business Consulting Firm located in Baltimore, Maryland. He is also a contributing writer for the Real Life Real Faith…Men of Faith MagazineThe Tubman City News Online Paperand the IndieMogul Magazine.

Mr. Mckenzie has written two books of poetry, which have been featured on Heaven 600’s poetry café, a business finance book, The Customer Is Not Always Right, A Common Sense Guide To Establishing A Strong and Flourishing Business, a book on entrepreneurship, Young & Gifted, The New Generation of Entrepreneurship, and a book on Leadership, The Art of Leadership, Success Strategies for the 21st Century Leader. He has performed his poetry and spoken at churches, and various other venues throughout the country. JNF Enterprises, was started in 2004, with the publishing of Mr. Mckenzie’s debut books of Poetry The Inner Soul Volumes 1&2, and the launching of their Christian Apparel line Try3Jesus™. Believing in the vision that God placed in him, Leroy set out to put the Distribution, Publishing and Business Consulting Industries on notice that there was about to be a new way of doing business.

Following the purpose Bringing Visions To Reality, JNF seeks to Enlighten, Empower, and Impact in the communities that it will touch. We seek to provide emerging authors with an independent avenue to mainstream exposure, and touch individuals, Businesses and churches with our Christian based products and Entrepreneurship Techniques. By being a Christian based company, we will add a spiritual foundation to our business that will add instant credibility, integrity, and a general sense of courtesy to the Distribution, Publishing, Business Consulting Industries. In this day and time businesses have missed the mark in providing exceptional products and services, and JNF is poised to bring back the basics of business.

Recently, Mr. McKenzie Jr. was on our show talking about WHAT DOES THE 2018 YOU LOOK LIKE?….Being a better You in 2018.

During our conversation, Mr. McKenzie Jr. talked about:

– Life growing up in Baltimore, going to the same high school that his father taught at
– The values that his parents instilled in him when he was growing up
– Why did his go into the world of entrepreneurship and some of his experiences being an entrepreneur
– The personal (mentally, physically, relationally, spiritually) and business goals that one can work on to achieve in 2018 and during the year
– F.E.A.R.(Facing Every Assignment Relentlessly)
– P.U.T.T. (Prepared + Understanding = Means that people want your Time and Talent)
– “See it. Write it. Work it.”
– “Surround yourself with people who have answers not problems.”

You can connect with Mr. McKenzie Jr. via:

Twitter
Facebook
Meetup
Instagram
Linkedin
YouTube

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God bless, peace, be well and keep the faith,


Dr. Vibe


Carol Bluestein lives in Slingerlands, NY and is the author, C.L. Bluestein, of three published fiction/thriller novels in the Seduction Series: #1 – SEDUCTION: Love, Loss, Leverage, Murder (2015), #2 – PERCEPTION: Love, Loss, Leverage, Murder (2016), and #3 – ISOLATION: Love, Loss, Leverage, Murder (2017). She is the author You Want Me To Do What?, a contemporary presentation of the Exodus story which, through a series of interfaith play-lets, lets participants walk in the sandals of our ancestors: free download at http://www.CarolBluestein.com.

She is a member of the International Women’s Writing Guild (IWWG) and a contributor to The Good Men Project.

In addition to her written work, Bluestein’s expressed her entrepreneurial skills in Arts Management, Computer and Business Consulting, Teaching, Public Speaking, and Professional Photography. Her hobbies include #RESIST, gardening, improv, designing and executing functional and decorative projects in wood, metal, cement, and mixed media. She is surrounded by family and two rescued schnoodles.

Ms. Bluestein was on our show talking about her article, Men, Develop Lasting Relationships by Shelving Male Expectation Myths.

During our conversation live, Ms. Bluestein talked about:

– Some of her background including being a professional photographer for twenty years and how did she transition into writing
– Why does she write about men
– Why many middle age men are having difficulty finding happiness
– Why are some men baffled by a accomplished woman
– On how many from men 45 years olds to 64 years old find it tough
– Why men are risk takers when it comes to money and power
– What she is up to next and her message for and about men

Ms. Bluestein can can be reached via:

Website
Email

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Dr. Vibe