About the Author: Make no excuse of your past, just change your future!” ~ Arthur L. Lyle III
Arthur Lyle is a young African American who was raise in North Omaha growing up in and out of poverty. Surrounded around gang violence, drugs, alcohol and negativity, but had a dream! Arthur did not want to be another statistic of circumstance and surroundings. While he maintained a positive mind-set, he was able to surpass his struggles and become a man of influence and a great role model towards his 9 younger siblings. Continuing to have a positive impact on his community and towards many others individuals.
Arthur has just written his new first book and will be presenting it on Thursday, November 5th at Omaha North High School. This is where he was the first of his immediate family to graduate on his scheduled school year at the age of 17. Arthur strives to be a mentor to the youth by engaging them and encouraging a positive mind-set for them. While showing them first hand that you don’t have to become your circumstance. Arthur has proven you can accomplish anything in life that you put your mind to and he is experiencing those dreams now by adding author to his many titles.
“There is no reason for a plan B, because it distracts you from plan A!“ ~ Will Smith
Serving now as the first Minority African American to sit on Nebraska Board of Barbers Examiners as the President. He has fulfilled his childhood dreams of becoming a barber, and also is the owner of Lyle Stylez & Cutz a neighborhood barbershop voted Best of Omaha by Omaha Magazine. Continuing to be a trailblazer in business and the hair industry. Arthur created an Annual Hair Expo called “Barbers Eye” that excites hundred of barbers and stylists across the Midwest to come to Omaha attending for education, competition, and the latest and greatest trends in the Hair industry.
You can order a copy of The Cutting Edge book online at Amazon.