Podcast

43. Leveraging entrepreneurship to advocate for my community featuring Blair Durham

43. Leveraging entrepreneurship to advocate for my community featuring Blair Durham

As Entrepreneurs we have a responsibility not only to our businesses but to our communities. We have the power to influence the political and financial landscape in our neighborhoods. Blair explains how she’s lead the charge to advocate, educate, and nourish her Black community. Blair […]

42. Creating connections with clients for lifelong business featuring Krystal Diane

42. Creating connections with clients for lifelong business featuring Krystal Diane

What if all entrepreneurs approached working with their customers as if this was a lifelong relationship? Imagine the ways in which Entrepreneurs would even handle the first phone call with each customer differently. When our clients feel connected they often return to us for repeat […]

41. Evaluating the company you keep featuring Dr. Natalie Jones

41. Evaluating the company you keep featuring Dr. Natalie Jones

  When is the last time you evaluated your community? Some of us are dealing with unhealthy relationships and suffering in silence. Dr. Jones teaches us how to determine if our current support is inadequate and how to find support that best meets our needs. […]

40. Creating a community that supports and challenges you featuring Janay Brown

40. Creating a community that supports and challenges you featuring Janay Brown

  Some of us have been drawn to entrepreneurship early on in life. On this episode we get the wisdom of an Entrepreneur who has followed her passion while receiving the full support of her community. Janay shares how she leans on her community throughout […]

39. Beating burnout through balance featuring Lesley Lanier Smith

39. Beating burnout through balance featuring Lesley Lanier Smith

  For Entrepreneurs, burnout is not only burdensome it can negatively impact our business bottom line. Do you have a solid strategy to address your burnout?  Lesley shares how her passion lead to a business that helps therapists manage and overcome burnout. Lesley Lanier Smith […]

38. Loving all of my BLACK body featuring Ivy Felicia

38. Loving all of my BLACK body featuring Ivy Felicia

  What is your relationship with the body you inhabit? Most of us have a relationship with our bodies but lack a meaningful connection with our bodies. Ivy explains how a positive and nurturing relationship with our body can translate a more fulfilling life. Ivy […]

37. If they don’t provide a way, we make a way featuring Judith Alston

37. If they don’t provide a way, we make a way featuring Judith Alston

Family, I bet you’ve never met a Black female beekeeper. As Black Entrepreneurs we can find ourselves in industries that we don’t traditionally occupy and yet we flourish. Judith shares how she has been successful in doing so all while taking care of her community […]

36. We’ve got to take care of each other featuring Brett Hewitt

36. We’ve got to take care of each other featuring Brett Hewitt

  No one should approach entrepreneurship without the wisdom and connection from others. This episode I get the wisdom of a local entrepreneur who has been in business for 22 years, and is seen as a staple of our community. Brett teaches us what he’s […]

35. Isolation in Entrepreneurship featuring Kimberly Ferguson

35. Isolation in Entrepreneurship featuring Kimberly Ferguson

Entrepreneurship can be filled with loneliness and isolation. In our journey to build our businesses and brands we can neglect our need to be in relationship with others.  Kimberly teaches us ways to address this and how we can remain productive while being connected. Kimberly […]

34. How therapists become therapists featuring Deseray Hamilton

34. How therapists become therapists featuring Deseray Hamilton

For those who have ever been curious about how therapists train, take a listen. The road to becoming a licensed mental health professional can be filled with bumps and hurdles. Deseray and I discuss the training involved to provide quality mental health services and she […]