Finn Murphy, Author Of The Long Haul: A Trucker’s Tales of Life on the Road Chats With Dr. Alvin

Finn Murphy A long-haul mover’s rollicking account of life out on the Big Slab. More than thirty years ago, Finn Murphy dropped out of college to become a long-haul trucker. Since then he’s covered more than a million miles packing, loading, and hauling people’s belongings all over America. Known by his trucker handle as U-Turn, he spends his days (and many of his nights) in a 53-foot eighteen-wheeler he calls Cassidy. In The Long Haul, Murphy offers a trucker’s-eye view of America on the move. Going far beyond the myth of the American road trip, he whisks readers down the I-95 Powerlane, across the Florida Everglades, in and out of the truck stops of the [...]

Real Talk With Dr. Valencia Campbell: Prince George’s County Drug Policy Coalition to Honor Student Leaders Chats With Dr. Alvin

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Real Talk With Dr. Valencia Campbell: Eliminate the Stressors: What You Need to Know Chats With Dr. Alvin

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Greg Lewis, CEO Of The Tennessee Center For Family Business Chats With Dr. Alvin

Greg Lewis Greg Lewis is the CEO of The Tennessee Center for Family Business in Nashville, Tennessee. TNCFB is a diverse community of family business owners working together to grow their businesses through relationships, education and successful generational transition. (www.tncfb.com) Greg has over 25 years of experience being involved in his own family businesses. His personal experience in building and leading family businesses makes him a valuable resource to family business executives who want to become more effective leaders as they deal with the unique mix of family and non-family team members, values, culture and processes in which their family business operates. Drawing on his background as an entrepreneur and leadership trainer, Greg has provided [...]

William Hogeland, Author Of Autumn Of The Black Snake: The Creation Of The U.S. Army And The Invasion That Opened The West Chats With Dr. Alvin

William Hogeland The forgotten story of how the U.S. Army was created to fight a crucial Indian war When the Revolutionary War ended in 1783, the newly independent United States savored its victory and hoped for a great future. And yet the republic soon found itself losing an escalating military conflict on its borderlands. In 1791, years of skirmishes, raids, and quagmire climaxed in the grisly defeat of American militiamen by a brilliantly organized confederation of Shawnee, Miami, and Delaware Indians. With nearly one thousand U.S. casualties, this was the worst defeat the nation would ever suffer at native hands. Americans were shocked, perhaps none more so than their commander in chief, George Washington, who [...]

Real Talk With Dr. Valencia Campbell: Howard University President To Speak At Coalition Scholarship Program Chats With Dr. Alvin

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