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Doug Palmer Shares Anecdote About Overcoming Barriers

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  • Date Added : 10/7/2010
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Douglas Palmer

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  • male
  • AfricanAmerican
  • 1951 (Age: 70 years old)
  • Doug Palmer - Lecture - Overcoming Barriers in Business, Politics, Entrepreneurship
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Biography

Douglas Palmer served as Trenton, New Jersey's first African-American mayor from 1990 to 2010. From 2006 to 2008, he was president of the United States Conference of Mayors.

He was born in Trenton and attended Trenton public schools. He then graduated from the Bordentown Military Institute in Bordentown, New Jersey.

Douglas Palmer is a graduate of Virginia's private black college Hampton University, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management in 1973.

Talking about barriers. I was the first African American mayor of my home town, Trenton, New Jersey in 1990. I wanted to be mayor since I was ten years old. I was blessed to be mayor of my home town and to be blessed that the citizens elected me five times. I've been mayor for twenty years. I'm...(Full transcript available to logged in subscribers.).

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Video 1 of 7 Doug Palmer Shares Anecdote About Overcoming Barriers
  • Doug Palmer - Lecture - Overcoming Barriers in Business, Politics, Entrepreneurship
  • 10/7/2010
  • Douglas Palmer
  • 5 min. 52 sec.
Video 2 of 7 Doug Palmer Discusses Leadership And Barriers
  • Doug Palmer - Lecture - Overcoming Barriers in Business, Politics, Entrepreneurship
  • 10/7/2010
  • Douglas Palmer
  • 4 min. 48 sec.
Video 3 of 7 Doug Palmer Explains Leadership Is About Listening Not Ordering Commands
  • Doug Palmer - Lecture - Overcoming Barriers in Business, Politics, Entrepreneurship
  • 10/7/2010
  • Douglas Palmer
  • 2 min. 2 sec.
Video 4 of 7 Doug Palmer Shares Anecdote About Running For Mayor and Dealing With Issues With Police Force
  • Doug Palmer - Lecture - Overcoming Barriers in Business, Politics, Entrepreneurship
  • 10/7/2010
  • Douglas Palmer
  • 4 min. 19 sec.
Video 5 of 7 Doug Palmer Shares Story About Changing The Policing In Trenton
  • Doug Palmer - Lecture - Overcoming Barriers in Business, Politics, Entrepreneurship
  • 10/7/2010
  • Douglas Palmer
  • 2 min. 27 sec.
Video 6 of 7 Doug Palmer Shares Thoughts on Failure and Overcoming Obstacles
  • Doug Palmer - Lecture - Overcoming Barriers in Business, Politics, Entrepreneurship
  • 10/7/2010
  • Douglas Palmer
  • 3 min. 51 sec.
Video 7 of 7 Doug Palmer Shares Anecdote About Philanthropy
  • Doug Palmer - Lecture - Overcoming Barriers in Business, Politics, Entrepreneurship
  • 10/7/2010
  • Douglas Palmer
  • 2 min. 51 sec.

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