Itâ€™s no secret that you need to be smart to succeed in todayâ€™s global market. Education consultant Howard Jean, embraces this notion and has dedicated his personal and professional life to helping young adults strengthen their education. Jean is the principal of Success through Education, Inspiration, & Leadership L.L.C., a consulting firm that specializes in working with education institutions and organizations to support growth, program development, and management.
As a result of Jeanâ€™s extraordinary success, including being a director at Call Me MISTER, a college program that empowers young men of color, he has appeared on “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” “The Tavis Smiley Radio Show,” and in Essence magazine.
For BlackEnterprise.com, Jean shares some of his personal quips about the power of education for young males of color to advance their skills and education: