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Breaking the Glass with TQ Senkungu - Wisdom & Inspiration from Successful People of Color

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TQ Senkungu is an immigrant from Uganda to the United States who has been blessed to achieve success without being born with a silver spoon in his mouth. Here you will see the personification of his philosophy for how people of color can build a powerful community to overcome obstacles, achieve their goals, and succeed beyond our wildest dreams against all the odds. The philosophy is this: 1. Learn or teach yourself what you need to achieve your goals and dreams. 2. Teach and help others do the same. 3. Publicize the success stories. 4. Ignore the haters. This show is the fulfillment of that philosophy. In long form interviews, he showcases other people of color who have succeeded in various fields and professions. You will get to look inside the lives of men and women from fields including lawyers, professional athletes and coaches, doctors, nonprofit executives, real estate, investment banking, military members, bodybuilders, educators, entrepreneurs and so much more. You’ll be inspired by the stories of people who look like you and get to hear step by step how they got there. And you’ll see how they succeeded when they arrived so you can follow in their footsteps. TQ has been in middle of the discussion for how people of color can succeed in any environment as a minorities. Often the only person of color in the room, he became a National Merit Scholar and top graduate class in high school, distinguished graduate from the Management Major at the US Air Force Academy and Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society member as an MBA graduate from the University of Southern California Business School. After success in entrepreneurship as well as the corporate and nonprofit world, he’s built an amazing network of successful people of color that you will enjoy getting to know. Listen in and join the conversation Glass Breakers.

TQ Senkungu is an immigrant from Uganda to the United States who has been blessed to achieve success without being born with a silver spoon in his mouth. Here you will see the personification of his philosophy for how people of color can build a powerful community to overcome obstacles, achieve their goals, and succeed beyond our wildest dreams against all the odds. The philosophy is this: 1. Learn or teach yourself what you need to achieve your goals and dreams. 2. Teach and help others do the same. 3. Publicize the success stories. 4. Ignore the haters. This show is the fulfillment of that philosophy. In long form interviews, he showcases other people of color who have succeeded in various fields and professions. You will get to look inside the lives of men and women from fields including lawyers, professional athletes and coaches, doctors, nonprofit executives, real estate, investment banking, military members, bodybuilders, educators, entrepreneurs and so much more. You’ll be inspired by the stories of people who look like you and get to hear step by step how they got there. And you’ll see how they succeeded when they arrived so you can follow in their footsteps. TQ has been in middle of the discussion for how people of color can succeed in any environment as a minorities. Often the only person of color in the room, he became a National Merit Scholar and top graduate class in high school, distinguished graduate from the Management Major at the US Air Force Academy and Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society member as an MBA graduate from the University of Southern California Business School. After success in entrepreneurship as well as the corporate and nonprofit world, he’s built an amazing network of successful people of color that you will enjoy getting to know. Listen in and join the conversation Glass Breakers.
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TQ Senkungu is an immigrant from Uganda to the United States who has been blessed to achieve success without being born with a silver spoon in his mouth. Here you will see the personification of his philosophy for how people of color can build a powerful community to overcome obstacles, achieve their goals, and succeed beyond our wildest dreams against all the odds. The philosophy is this: 1. Learn or teach yourself what you need to achieve your goals and dreams. 2. Teach and help others do the same. 3. Publicize the success stories. 4. Ignore the haters. This show is the fulfillment of that philosophy. In long form interviews, he showcases other people of color who have succeeded in various fields and professions. You will get to look inside the lives of men and women from fields including lawyers, professional athletes and coaches, doctors, nonprofit executives, real estate, investment banking, military members, bodybuilders, educators, entrepreneurs and so much more. You’ll be inspired by the stories of people who look like you and get to hear step by step how they got there. And you’ll see how they succeeded when they arrived so you can follow in their footsteps. TQ has been in middle of the discussion for how people of color can succeed in any environment as a minorities. Often the only person of color in the room, he became a National Merit Scholar and top graduate class in high school, distinguished graduate from the Management Major at the US Air Force Academy and Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society member as an MBA graduate from the University of Southern California Business School. After success in entrepreneurship as well as the corporate and nonprofit world, he’s built an amazing network of successful people of color that you will enjoy getting to know. Listen in and join the conversation Glass Breakers.

Twitter:

@tqsenkungu

Language:

English

Contact:

3109308068


Episodes

How Marc Ranger’s Economic Movement in Communities of Color is Transforming Generations – Btg 024

7/5/2018
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The post How Marc Ranger’s Economic Movement in Communities of Color is Transforming Generations – Btg 024 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:02:04:39

How KG Super Trainer Survived Cancer and Became a Boxing Trainer to the Stars

6/15/2018
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Kaleon Green survived cancer & found a home in boxing. He trained with the best then became a trainer. Now he trains all from Denzel Washington to you and me. The post How KG Super Trainer Survived Cancer and Became a Boxing Trainer to the Stars appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:01:15:31

How Has Miriam Kudiza Successfully Advised to the top Execs at Google for Nearly 10 Years – BtG 022

5/4/2018
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The post How Has Miriam Kudiza Successfully Advised to the top Execs at Google for Nearly 10 Years – BtG 022 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:01:27:59

What Makes a Great Chef? Kyndra McCrary is the Perfect Example – BtG 021

4/19/2018
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Kyndra was working in sales and cooking for the pleasure of it when she saw how much fun a friend in culinary school was having. She changed careers and went to Le Cordon Bleu to learn the business. After learning in the trenches working for free at the Beverly Hills hotel, she started her own business. She’s now been running a successful catering company for nearly 10 years. Her clients include celebrities like Larenz Tate, Chris Brown, Bill Handel and Debbie Allen as well as big...

Duration:01:38:23

Montoya Smith Has a Media Platform That is Changing the Narrative in the Black Community – BtG 020

4/5/2018
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Topics discussed on his show by Smith, aka Black Socrates, challenge Blacks to improve their thinking to then reposition themselves higher in American society The post Montoya Smith Has a Media Platform That is Changing the Narrative in the Black Community – BtG 020 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:02:14:01

Wakanda and Uganda Together Forever – My Thoughts on Black Panther – BtG 018

3/8/2018
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I was inspired to love my Ugandan and American heritage. And it sparked conversation on many topics from Africans vs Black Americans to too much Black pride... The post Wakanda and Uganda Together Forever – My Thoughts on Black Panther – BtG 018 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:00:57:50

Autodidact Ed Hopkins Taught Himself to Be a Millionaire Entrepreneur and Philosopher Then Helped Black Businesses Flourish – BtG 017

2/23/2018
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Ed taught himself business well enough to build a millionaire business and then studied philosophy before going to law school and building a successful practice The post Autodidact Ed Hopkins Taught Himself to Be a Millionaire Entrepreneur and Philosopher Then Helped Black Businesses Flourish – BtG 017 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:02:12:47

From Being Homeless to Becoming a Dr. Shauntelle Bonman Senkungu is Healing Patients and Communities – BtG 016

2/8/2018
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At 7, her desire to be a Dr. came as she witnessed conception to birth of her little sister. Delivering babies to diagnosing cancer, now she's impacting lives. The post From Being Homeless to Becoming a Dr. Shauntelle Bonman Senkungu is Healing Patients and Communities – BtG 016 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:02:22:58

Rodney Bullard Cofounded the Chick-fil-A Foundation and Shares His Secrets to Success and Becoming A Hero in Your Community – BtG 015

1/25/2018
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As co-founder and Executive Director the Chick-fil-A Foundation, Rodney is a hero and in his book, he teaches you how you can do the same in your local area. The post Rodney Bullard Cofounded the Chick-fil-A Foundation and Shares His Secrets to Success and Becoming A Hero in Your Community – BtG 015 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:01:32:07

Compassion and Focus Have Guided Judge Tara Doss to a Seat on the Bench – BtG 014

1/11/2018
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From working in public interest law at her own practice and working for a big firm, Tara learned what it took to be a judge working for kids with special needs The post Compassion and Focus Have Guided Judge Tara Doss to a Seat on the Bench – BtG 014 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:01:51:10

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year – BtG 013

12/28/2017
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As I look forward to 2018, I've learned the overwhelming value of mentorship and the power of excellence. The post Merry Christmas and Happy New Year – BtG 013 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:00:09:30

How Empathy and Discipline Earned Lt Gen John Hopper Three Stars and a Retirement Still Helping Thousands of Air Force Members – BtG 012

12/14/2017
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Lt Gen Hopper spent 35+ yrs in the Air Force as a pilot and in many command positions. In retirement as CEO of the A.F. Aid Society, he continues to help Airmen. The post How Empathy and Discipline Earned Lt Gen John Hopper Three Stars and a Retirement Still Helping Thousands of Air Force Members – BtG 012 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:01:57:44

Shawn Dove Invested Over $200 Million in Black Male Achievement – BtG 011

11/30/2017
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Shawn has given grants and built partnerships in the US which improve life outcomes for Black males and he inspired President Obama to begin My Brother's Keeper The post Shawn Dove Invested Over $200 Million in Black Male Achievement – BtG 011 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:01:02:47

Phil Dillingham Shows How Listening and Discipline Have Made Him a Successful Airline Pilot and Entrepreneur – BtG 010

11/16/2017
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Listening to see what opportunities are available & the discipline to follow a plan to take advantage of them is a formula for success Phil shares and follows. The post Phil Dillingham Shows How Listening and Discipline Have Made Him a Successful Airline Pilot and Entrepreneur – BtG 010 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:01:37:48

Kelvin King Built an Eight Figure Construction Company Starting from His Basement Using Process and Careful Business Planning – BtG 009

11/2/2017
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Kelvin wanted to be his own boss. He started a construction company in his basement and built it into an 8 figure business using process, hard work and planning The post Kelvin King Built an Eight Figure Construction Company Starting from His Basement Using Process and Careful Business Planning – BtG 009 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:01:48:00

How Humility and Continuous Learning Made Joycelyn Eason both Lawyer and COO – BtG 007

10/12/2017
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Jo is an in-house Senior Counsel with Wells Fargo and now COO of a key division. She made it with hard work, always learning something new, and humility. The post How Humility and Continuous Learning Made Joycelyn Eason both Lawyer and COO – BtG 007 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:01:37:32

Yinka Faleti Stopped Prosecuting Men of Color and Joined the United Way to Help them Succeed – BtG 006

10/5/2017
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Yinka Faleti was prosecuting men of color in St. Louis. Instead of seeing them at trial, he wanted to help them earlier so he became an Exec in the United Way. The post Yinka Faleti Stopped Prosecuting Men of Color and Joined the United Way to Help them Succeed – BtG 006 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:01:23:19

Otis Hooper – Qualified for Mr. Olympia, American Ninja Warrior and Iron Man Triathlete – BtG 005

9/28/2017
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Otis went from couch potato to getting in shape, to Mr. Olympia to Iron Man to American Ninja Warrior because he believed in something bigger than himself. The post Otis Hooper – Qualified for Mr. Olympia, American Ninja Warrior and Iron Man Triathlete – BtG 005 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:01:53:35

From the Cook Line to Owning a Chick-fil-A Franchise at 26 with Kayla Griffin – BtG 004

9/21/2017
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Kayla Griffin became the owner of a Chick-fil-A franchise at 26 years old with hard work & consistent excellence. From cooking & cleaning, she rose to the top. The post From the Cook Line to Owning a Chick-fil-A Franchise at 26 with Kayla Griffin – BtG 004 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:01:04:54

From Nonprofit Grant Writer to Raising $100 Million with Shaun Randolph – BtG 003

9/14/2017
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Shaun started several companies and ultimately partnered with an established private equity firm to raise $100 million for investments in communities of color. The post From Nonprofit Grant Writer to Raising $100 Million with Shaun Randolph – BtG 003 appeared first on Breaking the Glass.

Duration:01:25:31