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Prologue Profiles

Dan Feld

Inspiring interviews with passionate people pursuing their career dreams. http://prologueprofiles.com

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May 2, 2016 Dan Feld
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"For me it was very one foot in front of the other, let's see where this goes but by no stretch of the imagination was I like, 'Oh this is what you're going to do with your life.' It was very tentative." - Aparna Nancherla During college Aparna (@aparnapkin) found herself directionless and depressed. Aparna is now a full-time comedian and writer who has written for Totally Biased with W Kamau Bell on FX and appeared on Conan. Since our interview Aparna has written for the Late Show...
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Mar 14, 2016 Dan Feld
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"You can lose everything, but the one thing you can't lose is who you are, and you can always build upon that." - Jake Ducey During college Jake found himself frustrated with both school and life, and so he dropped out. Jake is now an author and motivational speaker and at 22 years old Penguin/Random house published his second book, the Purpose Principles with a forward by Chicken Soup for the Soul author Jack Canfield. What? You'll hear Jake discuss his path from having no plan to...
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Feb 15, 2016 Dan Feld
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Growing up Katie (@paperfashion) wanted to be an artist but didn't know how to make it into a career. Katie now works full-time as the creator of Paper Fashion an illustration blog with clients such as Saks Fifth Avenue, L'Oreal, and Cartier, has over 600K Instagram followers and is represented by the talent agency Digital Brand Architects. You'll hear Katie discuss her journey from confusion to creation, the power of sharing, and that to do what you love you gotta love what you do. "You...
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Jun 15, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews AJ / Skater & Videographer (Vimeo) / Trader Joe's, 23rd & 6th, NYC. "How'd you get into skating in the first place?" "Through Mark Gonzales, The Gonz, the most legendary skater of all time, he changed skating once it collapsed with the marketing industry, he just came out of nowhere and just sparked it and became a legend, he's still skating he's like 50." "And when was this?" "I was about 10 years old...
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Jun 7, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Chadner / Travel Writer and Culture Magazine Co-Founder (@chadner | EIGHTYMag.com) / Sub-City Junction, Hoboken. "Why is it called EIGHTY Magazine?" "It's named after the bus route, which is the bus that I've been taking for 20 years, [Marinell and I] figured it's a great route because it covers a lot of Jersey City and we want to be that for Jersey City to, we want to be able to cover and write about all sorts of things that are...
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Gary / Street Artist (@mr_abiLLity)/ Sub-City Junction, Hoboken. "I work a slaving job at UPS where I lift boxes and do not pursue my dream at all, on the side I pursue my dream, however recently I got injured at work and due to injury I cannot work, so now I think this is the universe's way of saying 'Hey I know you wanted to just settle on life and do b******t forever but you can't, so if you don't follow those dreams you're going to regret...
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Marinell / Graphic Designer and Culture Magazine Co-Founder (@marinellllllll | EIGHTYMag.com) / Sub-City Junction, Hoboken. "It was when I was leaving my previous startup job, I was doing web and mobile app design for this one startup, and they couldn't pay me anymore so I had to leave so I started EIGHTY Magazine to move all my creative energy to that outlet." "How were you able to make EIGHTY into a real magazine, how'd you know...
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Jun 6, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews ChicPeaJC / Culture Blogger (@chicpeajc | CHICpeaJC.com ) / Sub-City Junction, Hoboken. "I was working in the corporate world, I was director of training of tech company, I was there for 7 years, and I felt like I was empty inside, I needed to write, I needed to photograph, I wanted to do fashion [for the blog] mostly and then I decided at the last minute to focus on Jersey City and it blew up." "What was key to that...
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Jun 6, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Patty / Children's Book Author (@mspattyg | Website) / Sub-City Junction, Hoboken. "I was watching my fiancé, Patrick, and our dog, Fenway, interact and play and he was very childlike with the dog and I was like, 'You know, I'm gonna come up with a story about the two of you.' And he dared me to, and next thing I knew I had a manuscript in my hand." "Wow, and when was this?" "This was last year, this time last...
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Jun 6, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Norm / Artist (Website) / Columbus & Grove, Jersey City. "What work are you most proud of?" "I do a lot of work on fences...mostly without permission."
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Jun 3, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Tony / Radiology Student & Photographer (Tumblr) / 33rd Train, Jersey City. "What's the biggest challenge you face right now?" "Being motivated to do what other people want me to do." "What is motivating you, what's keeping you going?" "The future, seeing where I can take myself, I've seen my potential at some point and I want to see how far I can get with that."
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May 30, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Hantz / Marketing Specialist at Google (@HantzFevry) / Bryant Park, NYC. "What's driving motivating you, what's keeping you going?" "The fact that I want to accomplish something, that I want to move forward and be successful." "Where does that drive come from?" "From the inspiration I got from my mom. I grew up in Haiti, a country where you see not only poverty but misery, which is completely worse, and I saw mom...
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May 30, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Neal / Web Marketing Product Designer (Bounce Exchange) / Bryant Park, NYC. "I hated [working in finance]. It was the worst. Really long hours, it wasn't very fulfilling, I didn't care for it and I didn't like a good portion of the people I worked with. I was always looking for a way out." "So how'd that play out?" "I thought about staying in finance in a different capacity but ultimately I found that I wanted to go out...
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May 29, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Joka / Hip-hop Artist (@therealjoka | SoundCloud) / 28th & 6th, NYC. "My uncles they played guitar and piano and they taught us lessons and I grew up in the hip-hop era and Jay-Z was a huge influence on me and just one day I was kidding around and me and my cousins were joking and I was like, 'You know what? I'm gonna start doing this.' Because my mother used to write and I used to write with her and so the writing just came and I was...
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May 27, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Oliver / Music Media Producer (@oc325) / Gatwick Airport, London. "I was in accounting for 5 years and then I've always had music as something I did on the side and I always wanted to make that transition and get into music somehow." "So you left the accounting world to go to Berklee School of Music?" "Yea I think for good because I needed some kind of segue so I chose this option a year ago and here I am now."
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May 26, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Kyle / Hair Image Designer at (@dirosahaircare) / Gatwick Airport, London. "I ended up getting left back in high school and [hair care] was pretty much the only outlet I had to really do anything and I just got really into it and I became really good at it."
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May 25, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Luke / Videographer (@lukeisomnipotent) / Gatwick Airport, London. "It was just a breaking point where I couldn't stand my job anymore, but I had wanted to leave months and then it was like, 'What's the worst that's gonna happen? I can find another one of these jobs if it doesn't work out, and if it does work out I'm going to be way happier." "When was this?" "Two months ago."
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May 24, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Sandra / Neurosurgical Nurse / Gatwick Airport, London. "I wasn't thinking about any career path. I was just enjoying traveling and living a very free life. And on my travels I was ill myself and the nurses in the hospital that I had surgery they made a huge impact." "What was going through your mind when you were experiencing the help from the nurses?" "It just felt very safe and loving and it was just very nice, and I...
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May 22, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews David / Language Learning Entrepreneur (@DavidMansaray) / Gatwick Airport, London. "I was feeling really sad and unhappy with the life I had in London, this was in 2012, and I felt as though I was sort of in a rat race in the sense that all my money was going towards bills and I didn't feel like I was living a life that actually felt fulfilling in any way shape or form so I made the decision to sell all of my belongings and give up my flat...
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May 21, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Antoine / Musician (@antoinekatzbass) / Gatwick Airport, London. "What are you up to?" "Going home to New York. I was in Europe touring with a band called Dave Mackay, we've been out for three weeks." "Where'd you guys go?" "England, Germany, Switzerland, France, I think that's it." "What's the biggest challenge you're facing right now?" "Getting some rest."
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May 20, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Felix / Economics Grad Student / Gatwick Airport, London. "What would you say is your dream?" "At least solve a small problem from an economist point of view and make people appreciate that outcome and use that result." "What kind of problems do you want to focus on?" "I'm especially interested in health and environmental issues, like air pollution and health outcomes on a population and productivity...
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May 20, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Todd / International Relations Student (@therealtoddwaterman) / Gatwick Airport, London. "My biggest challenge right now is going back to the US [after studying abroad in Spain] because I really don't want to go back right now, I'm not really ready [Laughs], and then adjusting back to the real life and working over the summer's going to be a big adjustment."  
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Raashid / Tailor (The Hooks Company) / Eastbound Bakerloo Train, London. "What drew you to clothes in the first place?" "My father, he's always been a fashionable guy, he loves his Italian suits and British suits and I loved it, I thought it looked cool, so I was like, 'Hey I want to be like my dad', you know? But I never anticipated that I would actually be making the garments."
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May 19, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Dan / Musician (Plastic Barricades | SoundCloud) / Furness & High St., London. "What's the current project you're working on?" "We're doing the album, which is quite exciting, it's a debut album with the current lineup. Every next album is a debut album if you change the lineup a lot."
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Vincent, The Owl / Rap Artist (@vincenttheowl) / Groove on Grove, Jersey City. "How'd you get into music in the first place?" "The first album I ever heard was Coolio's 'Gangsta's Paradise' and I was like, 'Yo, I kinda wanna be Coolio.'" "Who put that in your hands?" "My mom! She was like, I'm a big fan of Michelle Pfeiffer.' So Michelle Pfeiffer is my auntie."  
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May 4, 2015 Dan Feld
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"I'm breaking rules. My company is breaking rules. Even the type of CEO I am - I break rules. I tend to walk in and I look like the intern, or something else, but I'm not, and I'm actually about to blow you away and you're going to be giving me a check or two." - Rodney Williams Rodney (@rodneybwilliams) was born deaf and started his first business at a young age renting out kids magazines to parents at his mom's hair salon. Rodney has gained his hearing is now the co-founder of...
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Anatalie / Beauty Salon Entrepreneur (@TheHairRoomJC) / Groove on Grove, Jersey City. "When was the moment when you decided to create The Hair Room JC?" "Well my boyfriend had a lot to do with it - shout out to Steve - it's been on the back of my brain, I've always considered myself a better boss than an employee and I always wanted to have my own salon and I guess through me bitching about it to Steve all the time and he knew...
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May 4, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Myssi / Dancer & Teacher (Nimbus Dance Works) / Groove on Grove, Jersey City. "Do you see it as a risk being a dancer?" "It depends on the perspective that you're coming at it from because yes it is sort of an economic risk, the art form is becoming undervalued and it's getting harder and harder to get people into theaters but that's it, that's so worth it compared to the other things that are held in my life. Money is whatever...
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May 3, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Liz / Arts & Crafts Entrepreneur (@ShopPurpleDahlias | Etsy) / Groove on Grove, Jersey City. "What made you say, 'I want to be an art major.'?" "It's something I always did my whole life and it's the only thing and I ever found really challenging. I was never satisfied with anything I did in art and so I always wanted to keep on doing it to try and get better."
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May 2, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Marquiz / Voice Actor (@marquizmoore) / 39th & 8th Starbucks, NYC. "My dream is to voiceovers, I want to do like the major voice actors, moreso like if you haven't seen, all the major voice actors from Bugs Bunny to Daffy Duck all those big guys, they were not done by any person of color so it would be awesome to do that."
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May 2, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Andy / Streetwear Entrepreneur (@StichedUpClothing)/ Groove on Grove, Jersey City. "I've just always been obsessed with clothes since I was little you know I was one of those kids that just had an insane wardrobe and I would spend all my lunch money on something every week."
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May 2, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Ed / Hot Sauce Entrepreneur (@OuterLimitsHotSauce) / Groove on Grove, Jersey City. "My dad and I have been growing habenero peppers since I was a kid and a few years back Hurricane Irene knocked down a huge tree in his backyard so we went from having a little corner of sunlight for the peppers to a full yard so we started growing like 30 or 40 plants instead of like 3 and we needed something to do with the peppers so we started making sauce...
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Mackenson / Comedian & TV Show Creator (@comedyjoyride) / 39th & 8th Starbucks, NYC. "My dream is to destroy reality TV."
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Vanessa & Abby / Dance and Theatre HS Seniors / Erie St, Jersey City. "I plan to major in environmental sustainability." "Really. Why's that?" "Because it interests me." "Why?" "Because I believe that the environment currently is in turmoil and we need to fix it."
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Apr 30, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Callender / Music Agent (@callenderde) / Grove St Stop, Jersey City. "How are you able to work with such big name artists?" "Just being on things early, knowing what the trend will be and what people will buy in the future and getting in early and always sticking with it even if it doesn't make money then it'll eventually make money if you follow what you believe in." "How do you find new music these days?"...
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Apr 30, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Onterrio / Fashion Designer (@onterrio_m_sanders) / 33 Train, Jersey City. "What's the biggest challenge you face?" "Time. Because I actually work two jobs now, so really it's just time, just being able to dedicate a little bit of time to go to the factories and meet and do fittings and things like that, but other than that there are no obstacles in front of me because I believe I can achieve anything, I'm a very determined person...
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Apr 29, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Rob / Business Development / Newark & Grove, Jersey City. "What's the biggest challenge you face right now?" "Just not being complacent and giving up, I feel like it's easy to find a job and just settle but the constant challenge is being motivated and continually wanting to strive and do more." 
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Eddie / College Basketball Player / The Grove St Coffee Shop, Jersey City. "What's motivating you?" "My family. As you get older you don't want to see your parents working as hard as you know you can work and I want to provide for my family."
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Apr 29, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Veena / Filmmaker / Newark Train, Jersey City. "What's keeping you going?" "In our school [New York Film Academy] they show us these really famous directors and how in the beginning they were really bad and how they're winning Academy Awards right now." "It gives you hope." "Yea [Laughs]."
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Matt / Drummer (Hey Anna Music | Bandcamp) / The Grove St Coffee Shop, Jersey City. "What's the biggest challenge you face right now?" "As a band we're dealing with this huge sea of mediocrity that's happening, not in a bad way, it's just that everyone has access to this technology right now so it's like someone can put it out there and flood this marketplace with it, but we're trying to create something that's long-lasting because...
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Apr 27, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Brian / Cook at Jean-Georges & Tech Entrepreneur (@brian.bush) / Grove & Newark, Jersey City. "I was playing french horn for 12 years and I finished music school [at USC and when there were no jobs] I felt like I was a little closed off to new opportunities and new possibilities that I could pursue and so since then food and restaurants entered my life and I just went with that and worked at a couple of the best restaurants in Texas...
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Apr 27, 2015 Dan Feld
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"My dad always said, 'You have to challenge luck for it to work.' And that's inspired me." - Alex Strohl During high school Alex (@alexstrohl) got kicked out...which turned out to be one of the best things to ever happen to him as it led to his passion for photography. Alex is now a full-time world traveling photographer with over half a million Instagram followers and collaborates with brands such as Canon and Land Rover for himself and his creative agency, Stay & Wander. You'll...
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Hannibal / Music Producer (@hann_11) | Bandcamp / Grove & Columbus, Jersey City. "What are your goals for 2015?" "More releases, just send the beats out 'cuz I got them sitting on my hard drive and that's stupid." "What's it gonna take to get those out there?" "I just need to see them dance." "And what's your biggest challenge right now that you face." "They not dancin'." "And...
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Apr 25, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Jess / Cultural Historian (@jess_anime_face)/ Newark & Grove, Jersey City. "The world is categorized in black and white strokes and there's more people that fit into that grey area and I'm one of them, I'm one of the weirdos."
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Apr 25, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Daniel / Music Producer (@generaldirt) (Soundcloud) / Grove & Columbus, Jersey City. "Do you have a stage name?" "I go by Uplift aka General Dirt."
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Apr 24, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Zach / Street Photographer (@zach_natural) | (Tumblr) / Newark & Grove, Jersey City. "Why'd you get back into photography?" "I felt kind of bored with my life and needed something to keep me active and sane after work, I can't work 8 hours at a desk and then come straight home and sit on my a** watching Netflix, I want to do something, I might as well do something creative and fun and something that's always spoken to me [is...
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Apr 24, 2015 Dan Feld
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*SHARE YOUR STORY ON PROLOGUE PROFILES* Recording instructions: I will edit out 'ums' and 'uhs' so don't worry about that! :] Record your voice using a voice recorder app on your phone (in the iPhone it's called 'Voice recorder'). Record your audio outside - on the street or in the subway. Structure of recording: -Your name, age, city/state/(+country if outside the US) 1a. What you're up to ---If you have a business, what's your business, what does it do, who are it's customers, all the...
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Apr 23, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Janeen / Textile Specialist at Lafayette 148 / Newark & Grove, Jersey City. "What's your biggest challenge right now?" "Well probably since it's 9pm on a Wednesday it's the work-life balance. [Laughs]"  
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Apr 23, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Yasmine / Dancer & Model / Newark & Grove, Jersey City. "I went to a creative performing arts school in Philadelphia and I was a creative writing major, and would walk past the dance studio and I see people just going off and living with their body and I was like like, 'I want to do that.'"
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Apr 22, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Ramone / Fashion Designer / Grove St Station, Jersey City. "At 12 I made my first shirt."
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Apr 22, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Jeremiah / Singer & Model (@j_trusty) / Journal Sq Train, NYC. "I wanted to sing, but had to play ball, but then I  realized how good I was not during that time so that's when I actually turned my brain on and went to studying [music]."
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Apr 21, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews The Wolf / Filmmaker (@directedby_wolf)/ Journal Sq Train, NYC. "I started getting [client] calls before I even had a camera."
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Apr 20, 2015 Dan Feld
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"I never left the studio. I would shower there, I would have my mail delivered there, I never left." - Onhel Angel Aponte (@Onhel) graduated high school at the bottom of his class with no idea what to do with his life. After realizing he could make music a career he made music his life. Four years later Onhel found himself engineering  tracks for Swizz Beatz on Beyonce's B Day album and is now Lil Wayne's recording engineer and produces out of his studio in Union City, New Jersey....
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Apr 20, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Justin / Actor (@jmaze121) / 33rd St Train, Jersey City. "My goal is to be Meryl Streep's son in a movie."
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Apr 19, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Steve / Welding Student / Grove & Columbus, Jersey City. "My dad told me I should get a trade and that's what I did, but I picked something more artistic."
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Jean Claude / Material Science Engineering Student (Tumblr) (@semfti)/ Grove & Newark, Jersey City. "If I can't ultimately become a master at photography, I want to be the person that makes lenses for people that are actually pursuing that as a lifelong goal."
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Apr 18, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Sylvia / Vintage Retailer (@VagabondiaVintage) / Jersey City Grand Bazaar. "How'd you get into fashion and retail in the first place?" "I couldn't find my ideal writing job so I figured that I'd try and explore new venues." "Why'd you want to be a writer?" "I loved connecting with people, I loved doing profile pieces and talking to people, but I feel like I can still get that with what I'm doing now just in a...
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Apr 17, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Manny / Web Developer / Grove St Starbucks, Jersey City. "Why'd you leave the accounting world?" "I had an accounting job and my boss was the controller, he was like 54 years old and the owner of the company was like 30 and the owner was so mean to him and I saw myself in his shoes and said, 'I'm not gonna do that.'"
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Apr 17, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Dilon / Model (@dilon___eyre) / Downtown B Train, NYC. "How'd you get into modeling in the first place?" "Somebody discovered me on the train like you did right now."
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Morrease / HS Student (@big_moe_31) / Grove St & Columbus, Jersey City. "Why do you want to study marketing?" "I feel like one of my strong suits is understanding how people think."
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Apr 16, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Jason / Pop Culture Journalist for Out & Nylon Magazine (@jasondlamphier) / Grove St Starbucks, Jersey City. "When I was 15 I'd go to the public library and fish out these back issues of Spin and Rolling Stone and I'd read about these new musicians and in doing that I was like, 'Wow I really love to hear these people's stories I really love music and talking about music and I think I want to tell these stories!'"
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Apr 15, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Simon (aka ANDRU) / Music Producer (Soundcloud) / 39th & 8th Starbucks, NYC. "I was in school and wanted to do physics but then I just got caught up in making music and getting bad grades."
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Julisa / HS Student / Grove St & Columbus, Jersey City. "Are you thinking about what you want to do after high school?" "I have a lot of ideas, last week I wanted to be a doctor, this week I want to be president so I'm not too sure [Laughs]."
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Apr 14, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Matt / Actor (@MattCatanzano) (SimplyUnemployable) / 39th & 8th Starbucks, NYC. "When I first got out of school I worked at a cubicle to help pay the bills but I knew that I just wanted to do this and as soon as I was doing enough shows that it could cover the bills and I didn't have to work in a cubicle I was like, 'See you later, cubicle!' And now I wander from Starbucks to Starbucks learning lines and trying to write and trying to get...
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Apr 14, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Alyssa, Photojournalist (@alyssaschukar) / 39th & 8th Starbucks, NYC. "In college I was interested in photography but I didn't really know you could apply it towards work like that, I thought of photography as something that was more fine art, and then realized through a friend that I could get a job working for a newspaper and document the community at the school and that opened doors to internships around the country and eventually a...
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Apr 13, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Aidan / Cook to become Psychology Grad Student / 8th Ave bound L Train, NYC. "As I'm going thing will fall into place and I'll put them in place."
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Apr 13, 2015 Dan Feld
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"When it's your baby and it's something that you've built from the ground up and it's something that you love it doesn't even feel like work." - Amanda Thomas At 14 years old Amanda (@LuvAj) interned at a local jewelry store. At 15 she launched her own jewelry business, Luv Aj, which is now available in retailers worldwide and worn by dozens of celebrities. You'll hear Amanda discuss how she built a business while still in high school, the importance of continuous problem solving,...
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Amanda / Aspiring Teacher / Canarsie-bound L Train, Brooklyn. "Don't take an easy job when you're looking for your real job which is what I did and I regret it, so now I'm working towards what I really want to do."
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Apr 12, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Vira / Dancer (@vira.lee) (JaniceRosarioAndCompany.com) / Canarsie Bound L Train, Brooklyn. "Dance is a way to speak in a way that words can't really do justice."
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Apr 11, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Ben / Folk Musician / 14th & 6th Subway Stop, NYC. "You do your best if you go towards what you're a little bit afraid of."
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Apr 11, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Reid / Photographer (Tumblr) / 14th & 6th, NYC. "Do something you want to do."
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Apr 10, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Karl / HS Senior & Aspiring Engineer (@karlforest)/ Grove St PATH Station, Jersey City "Getting through that senioritis is tough."
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Dominique / Pet Sitter / Grove St PATH Station, Jersey City "There should be no excuses if you love something."
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Cebo / Dance Teacher / Grove St PATH Station, Jersey City "What's your dream?" "I'm living it."
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Apr 9, 2015 Dan Feld
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Dan takes his mic to the streets and interviews Chantel / Biology Student / Journal SQ PATH Train, NYC. "I want to be one of those people that can find a cure for a disease."