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Focus Driven with John Hudson

Focus Driven with John Hudson

By John Hudson
Focusdriven with John Hudson podcast is about pursing your dreams with applied faith. John also discusses everyday life issues from educational and business goals to family relationships and spiritual growth, self awareness needs and much more.
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John interviews Zaya Akins . This Kansas City H.S. track star runner is on her way to greatness.
She only 16 teen years old Zaya Akins has been featured and highlighted as a up and coming superstar in the Kansas City Area and aboard. Listen to her story of how she has overcome many obstacles that tried to stop her dream of becoming a first class Olympian athlete. She has broken school records and defeated many others track runners that try to compete against her. She share's her motivational tips behind her running style. She share her passion for being leader to her peers. She is a true christian and she shares her beliefs in God and applying faith to your God given purpose.
July 30, 2021
John interviews one of Kansas City's best black film makers and producer's Mr. Diallo Javonne French
Listen to this one of kind music and film artist that takes great pride in his passion for film making and photograph. Diallo Javonne French has been seen and heard on Black Entertainment Television and many others media networks. He has won awards for black film media production and has worked with some famous individuals in the industry of music and film. Listen to his story how is has developed a niche for producing timeless classic art that has stood the test of time. This was a awesome interview for young and old people to hear how he accomplished his dreams by just going for it.
July 28, 2021
John Hudson interviews The Living Legend Alvin Brooks.
Alvin Brooks is one of Kansas City high profiled civil activist that has served the Kansas City Missouri community for over 50 years. Listen to this podcast as Mr. Brooks shares his story of how he got started as a community activist and also listen to him sharing his knowledge on this brand new book he wrote entitled. The Binding Us Together A Civil Rights Activists Reflects on Lifetime of community and Public Service. Its always a honor to speak with such a icon of our community. Witness his story hear the message that he brings to keep hope alive. In addition to continue to fight for our civil rights and to stop discrimination and violence in your community. What a moving interview.
July 19, 2021
Listen to the amazing story of former Mr.Universe Body Building winner DeWayne Malone.
John Hudson interviews DeWayne Malone listen to his amazing story of how he was against all odds and turned his dreams into reality but applying faith and hard work. He has won numerous awards and accolades. However listen to the drive and focus he instilled in himself to be successful. Also listen to his advice that he gives others about health and wellness how they go hand and hand to develope good mental health and building a positive legacy of body fitness and focus. What a awesome interview with a world class professional individual DeWayne Malone.
June 30, 2021
Join John as he interviews (2) of the leading ladies in the gospel industry. Tommie and Tobbi White.
Tommie and Tobbi white have sang with some the best gospel artists in the industry. Listen to there story and witness how they became successful with a passion and dream. John discussed with them the importance of pursuing dreams and goals with a passion. He also spoke with them about there upcoming album and future endeavors in pursuing a business in fashion and make up line. What a great podcast with 2 special individuals the hold great value to word gifted. Be blessed by this session as they continue to make us believe that any thing is possible with God.
June 10, 2021
Wonderful Interview with CJ Horn taking about life in the dotte and growing up scared to succeed.
CJ Horn is a podcast host in Houston TX where he gives life's prospective about his upbringing and overcoming obstacles to be the best men he can be to world. Listen to this conversation about the importance of character, mental awareness, killer instinct, setting your goals and dreams and executing a plan to make your dreams come true. From sports, education and parenting this is a conversation about lives greatness struggles turning into life's greatness victories.
April 22, 2021
John Hudson interviews National Suicide Prevention Specialist Dr. Leo Carrara.
Dr. Leo speaks on topics of his professional and personal background. In addition his speaks on the power of human connection. This podcast was a great success of informing individuals about hope, love and success. Hear this podcast and see why John and Dr. Leo connected on many important topics that all people need to hear from all background races and ethnic groups. For more information about Dr. Leo Carrara purpose and mission you cam go to his interactive website at
March 24, 2021
Interview about his life in sports playing basketball in Wyandotte before , during and after college
Interviewing Kellie Newton about his life in Wyandotte County and what it takes to be a D1 player during the 80's and 90's era.
March 11, 2021
Interview with Wyandotte County activist, rapper, business man and educator Mr Roger Suggs.
Roger Suggs and John Hudson discussed Mr. Suggs new movie , clothing line building healthy relationships among black men and having more awareness about color social justice and race. In addition to educating Black America. Awesome interview with a Awesome young man from the dotte.
March 11, 2021
John Hudson interviews important leaders in his community where he grow up in (KCK) Kansas City KS.
Listen and capture great leadership and advice from individuals who hold positive weight with in the KCK community. In these uncertain times someone needs to be the voice of counsel and positive community conversation. John Hudson shares that title and Alot more. Listen to these dynamic community leaders as they give Hope , Awareness and Guidance on topics that we need to be more supportive to. Faith, Family and the Future.
July 28, 2020
John Hudson/Focus Driven set a journey to speak to community leaders and positive influencers.
Join John as he speaks to community leaders in Kansas City and being about Faith Family and the Future. Each segment is unique and powerful with different individuals giving encouraging words and sharing vital information to America as we see it today. It's obvious that John has a ❤ for youth and families. Listen as he discusses with other professionals ways we can all be more aware and supportive to topics of mental health ,social justice inequality and real positive change in America.
June 27, 2020
Great interview with teacher and now 1st time Children's Book Author Dayonne Richardson.
On this episode John discusses with Dayonne about her new book entilted "I told the storm". We touch on the topics of helping kids during this pandemic and giving advice and support for individuals who have a desire to write books and be a positive influencer to youth all across the world. Dayonne talked about her experiences as a international teacher and giving hope and life to individuals who needs helping going through the Storm. Listen to this podcast and be blessed and inspired by John and Dayonne teachable moments in how to live, love and laugh during these trying times.
June 23, 2020
What a week in America
Protest Policy Change and Purpose in Life. George Floyd and many others die in the hands of policemen. What can we all learn from this injustice and how can we implement positive changes for our country moving forward.
June 03, 2020
John Hudson express hope and peace in today's trying times.
Visualize your miracle and never give up on your hopes and dreams. John expressed the value of life greatest trails to seek God. He also delivers personal insight on how to turn your fears into faith victory moments. Listen and be encouraged on ways to change your perspective and purpose through the word of God.
May 15, 2020
It's Time for Family & Friends
Since the world is practicing social distancing. I connected with a great community leader and friend. Mr. Terrance Flowers from Kansas City, KS public schools. We discuss a lot of issues pertaining to academic success, the Covid-19  pandemic and the changes that the world is experiencing at this moment in time. 
March 28, 2020
During this tough time with the coronavirus America needs to come together and trust God.
No Matter what the world is going through you have a God that can do exceedingly abundantly above whatever you can ask or think. We have to use Godly wisdom in this time of uncertainty and learn how to fully put our Faith, Family and Future in the might hands of God. Psalm 91:1 is a excellent scripture to keep your family, faith and focus towards Jesus Christ. Nothing is Impossible with Him.
March 26, 2020
Epic week in Kansas City area celebrating the KC Chiefs winning the 2020 Superbowl over the 49ers.
What does it take in life to be a "Come Back King"? How are you pushing through adversity to reach your goals? It takes faith, resilence, and a calculated risk. But anything is possible when you trust God. Let John discuss his foundation of reaching your goals through the word of God.
February 08, 2020
John Hudson gives a great tribute to NBA Legend Kobe Bryant.
Listen how Kobe Bryant's dramatic death has inspired others to continue his legacy. John Hudson open up on how we should never take life for granite and that we only have one life to live and that we should live it to the fullest.
January 31, 2020
If you want to accomplish anything in life it will require for you learn the importance of Steps.
Life and success is all about steps. How many times have you quit something you started because you skip key steps in the process of you achieving one of your completing goals. This is a awesome message that you can conquer almost any goal when you take the right steps to accomplish them listen and learn. Stay focused Stay Driven.
January 25, 2020
Accountability is Key
This episode is helping people be more accountable for his or her actions. John Hudson gives you tips tools and strategies of what it take to be more accountable. If you want to gain success or be more successful in your life check this episode its outstanding.
May 30, 2019
First Things 1st
Keep it 100 %
May 26, 2019
First Episode of Focus Driven with John Hudson. Mental Health is important.
Introduction to who is John Hudson? Also moving forward on the importance of exposing the awareness of Mental Health issues.
May 24, 2019