January 24, 2016
Dean Logan joins the Technology = Equality Community for Episode #51. Listen in as Dean and I discuss how advice that he received from a friend of his father helped transform his love for fine art into a technology-focused branding and marketing consultancy.
"It's going to be harder than you think." ~Dean Logan
Strategy: Find a way to gain the foundational knowledge in your industry of choice and focus on the positives daily. Continue learning, recognize that as a creative professional, you are running a business and organize yourself with this mindset.
Wisdom: A computer can make a bad idea look polished. As a creative professional, be sure to sketch out your ideas on paper and always be willing to pivot.
Wish: Dean is looking for a program which would quantify the actual return on investment (time and monetary) in a creative project.
January 18, 2016
Susan aka the original voice of Siri, joins the Technology = Equality Community for Episode #50. Listen in as Susan and I discuss the importance of taking the time to get to know you.
'I kept doing it because I felt compelled to do it!" ~Susan C. Bennett
Strategy: Have an idea of what you enjoy and are good at before you begin your entrepreneurial journey. Be realistic, you should look beyond the cash when starting your business, just be sure to have a solid way to pay the bills.
Wisdom: Nothing happens overnight! You have to put in the time and the effort to get to or reach your goals.
Wish: To continue living the dream!
January 10, 2016
Ade Durojaiye joins the Technology = Equality Community for Episode #49. Listen in as Ade and I discuss the value of staying persistent and the importance of keeping your 'why' in front of you on the path to accomplishing your goals.
Not one road leads to market " ~Ade Durojaiye
Strategy: Ade created an info product and began selling it online. The first passive income received can quickly peak curiosity and keep the motivation flowing. Share your story, it might help someone else in the future. And surround yourself with positive people
Wisdom: Believe in your ideas and stick with them. There will always be someone to douse the fire.
Wish: To eliminate the need to wear many hats by implementing the use of automated technology and drive more online traffic
Useful Tools: You Can Open Your Eyes Now
January 3, 2016
The journey is the fun of it! Jeff originally thought he would become an athlete until he decided to become a musician. Listen in as Jeff shares how his journey evolved from journalism dropout to bestselling author.
"It's worth it" ~Jeff Kinley
Strategy: Network and ask everyone around you for support and guidance in the respective industry. Find out what challenges you might encounter on your journey and begin to prepare for those moments.
Wisdom: Believe in and stay true to you. Take baby steps and stop comparing your accomplishments to others.
Wish: This is the third or fourth guest who has requested a cloning device Tech = E Community! What is going on.... this industry is booming if someone would just get to it already! On a more serious note, the ability to delegate administrative and marketing tasks in an automated manner would be priceless!