World Leaders & Thinkers “In Their Own Words

Here is where you can experience the vast wisdom and knowledge of geniuses as interviewed by Dr. Alvin Augustus Jones. Listen to them in their own words as they share their expertise. This experience will give you strength for your journey and food for thought. Please feel free to browse the interviews listing by clicking it. Some audio and video is in Windows Media Format. To download a free Windows Media Player, click the link below. Thanks for stopping by.

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Featured Interviews

 

Living In The Family: Connecting With My Children With Tyrone Stradford chats with Dr. Alvin

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CONNECTING WITH MY CHILDREN

In my last blog I shared about connecting with my wife and today I want to talk about connecting with my children. I must say my wife and I are truly blessed to have three children that God has given to us, two daughters and a son. Their ages are 18, 24, and 27. When I became a father, I knew I had to take my job as a parent serious in order to become the best dad I wanted to be for my children, just like my father demonstrated before me. In […]

Get Motivated America: Benefits Of Negotiation With Al Way chats with Dr. Alvin

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The Doing Good Model: Activate Your Goodness In Business With Shari Arison chats with Dr. Alvin

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There is now proof that business and philanthropy form a powerful platform for positive change.
Shari Arison has shown this through her leadership in over three decades of philanthropy and 15 years of running her own global business, the Arison Group. In her previous New York Times bestseller, Activate Your Goodness, Shari revealed the ways doing good enriches the lives of individuals and those around them. Now, in The Doing Good Model, Shari’s vision and insights have been applied to the corporate world to illustrate how everyone benefits when companies value people and the planet […]

Benefit Of The Doubt By Neal Griffin

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Neal Griffin is a twenty-five year veteran of law enforcement. He’s seen it all, from routine patrols to drug enforcement to homicide investigations, from corrupt cops to men and women who went far above and beyond the call of duty.

Benefit of the Doubt is a gripping thriller that exposes the dark underbelly of policing in small-town America, where local police departments now deal with big-city crimes and corruption.

Ben Sawyer was a big-city cop, until he nearly killed a helpless suspect in public. Now a detective in the tiny Wisconsin town where he and his wife grew up, […]

Lash-Up By Larry Bond chats with Dr. Alvin

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Neal Griffin is a twenty-five year veteran of law enforcement. He’s seen it all, from routine patrols to drug enforcement to homicide investigations, from corrupt cops to men and women who went far above and beyond the call of duty.

Benefit of the Doubt is a gripping thriller that exposes the dark underbelly of policing in small-town America, where local police departments now deal with big-city crimes and corruption.

Ben Sawyer was a big-city cop, until he nearly killed a helpless suspect in public. Now a detective in the tiny Wisconsin town where he and […]

Child, Please: How Mama’s Old-School Lessons Helped Me Check Myself Before I Wrecked Myself By Ylonda Gault Caviness chats with Dr. Alvin

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“We are different—white moms and me. Very different. More or less kindred as women, but as mothers we are disparate souls. Snaps and cusses of Twitter-trending ‘Stuff black moms say’ don’t even scratch the surface.” —from Child, Please

In this wise and funny memoir, Ylonda Gault Caviness describes her journey to the realization that all the parenting advice she was obsessively devouring as a new parent (and sharing with the world as a parenting expert on NPR, Today, in The Huffington Post, and elsewhere) didn’t mean scratch compared to her mama’s old school wisdom as a strong […]

Mayo Clinic Guide To Fertility And Conception By Dr. Jani Jensen chats with Dr. Alvin

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Deciding to start or build a family is a life-changing decision, and, once the choice is made, there’s a whole new set of unknowns—including how challenging the journey will be. For the first time, fertility experts at Mayo Clinic offer an essential guide for those who want to have a baby. With color photographs and graphics throughout, this user-friendly yet comprehensive book provides answers and explanations on nearly every aspect of achieving a successful pregnancy: lifestyle and nutrition; the intricacies of natural conception; common fertility problems; the latest medical treatments (including intrauterine insemination,IVF, and donors); and information […]