Rahfeal Gordon has come a long way from his hardships of being homeless in the streets of Newark, New Jersey – U.S.A. He is recognized as one of the top international speakers and advisors for world leaders and entrepreneurs who are impacting the world. Recently, Rahfeal released his new book entitled, “SKYSCRAPER: GOING BEYOND YOUR LIMITS TO REACH GREATNESS.”
Rahfeal's Episode Outline:
- [03:30] Why were you homeless and what was it like to be on the streets with no place to call home?
- [05:25] Take us through the transition from being homeless to a global leader and entrepreneur?
- [10:00] What are you creating through your influence and platform?
- [12:00] How can we tap into our true potential in life and business?
- [14:20] Is there a difference between joy and happiness?
- [16:30] One of the biggest mistakes you've made as an entrepreneur?
- [20:00] Describe the changes we must go through to pivot, plan and pursue our purpose and passion?
- [24:00] When we look out 10 years, what should we expect from you?
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Rahfeal Gordon's Bio
Rahfeal Gordon has come a long way from his hardships of being homeless in the streets of Newark, New Jersey – U.S.A. He is recognized as one of the top international speakers and advisors for world leaders and entrepreneurs who are impacting the world. For over a decade, Rahfeal has been leveraging the core fundamentals that promote productivity and impact. He provides in-depth strategies and key insight into the environmental and physical circumstances that impact an individual's personal and business performance.
International Award Winning Entrepreneur
Rahfeal’s stellar resume begins with the establishment of his first successful company, Infinite Productions, while attending Arts High School in New Jersey at the age of 15. The company mission was to develop events that provided unity within the high school and college campuses.
In 2001, Rahfeal established his first non-profit organization entitled “Team Infinite (T.I.)”, on the campus of Montclair State University and Bloomfield College. In addition to the success of Team Infinite, in 2005, he established the Rahfeal C. Gordon Scholarship Foundation. The Scholarship is designed to benefit high school and college students with average grades, but exhibit exceptional business acumen and entrepreneurial spirit.
In 2008, Rahfeal launched RahGor Motivations & Publishing, a company that provides global speaking platforms, management, consulting, and book publishing services for individuals who have powerful stories, testimonies or expertise in a particular field. He has written fourteen (14) published books that focus on personal development and global leadership. Following the establishment of the RahGor brand, Rahfeal was tapped to be a featured entrepreneur in the AMC Theaters distributed film, TEN9EIGHT, produced by Award-winning producer Mary Mazzio.
Recently, Rahfeal released his new book entitled, “SKYSCRAPER: GOING BEYOND YOUR LIMITS TO REACH GREATNESS.” He became the Global Ambassador of the International Hub in Oslo, Norway, which houses and provides resources for start-up entrepreneurs from 21 different countries. Rahfeal also co-founded the Voices for World Peace organization – A platform that brings together a diverse group of global leaders and youth to work in solidarity to eradicate issues such as extremism, terrorism, and inequality by sharing ideas and creating strategies to bring peace and unity to areas of conflict around the world.
Ernst & Young Entrepreneurship Award
NFTE Global Entrepreneurship Award
Mercedes Benz Global Entrepreneur Award
OppenheimerFunds Social Entrepreneurship Award
Black Enterprise Magazine: Top 100 Modern Men of Distinction
Global Entrepreneurial Spirit Award
Man on a Mission Award
NAACP Image Award Nomination as a Debut Author
NAACP Award for Outstanding Leadership
Paul Robeson Leadership Award
Fathers for Our Children Award
Thomas H. Kean Outstanding EOF Alumni Award
RahGor has been features on many National and International Media Outlets:
New Jersey Star Ledger
and many more
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