Bold(h)er: Evolving to Chief Enthusiasm Officer

Bold(h)er: Evolving to Chief Enthusiasm Officer

Sink or swim was how Robin Howlings had to learn business and to become a manager. Then one day, someone told her, “everyone hates you… and they’re all going to quit.” Harsh, but as Howings tells Lisa Bragg, that was a transformative moment that not only changed her and her company but also changed those around her.   About the show: Brought to you by BMO for Women and hosted by journalist and award-winning entrepreneur Lisa Bragg, Bold(h)er delivers thought-provoking conversations...
Bold & Black: Ashanti Johnson

Bold & Black: Ashanti Johnson

Name: Ashanti Johnson Business: 360.Mind.Body.Soul Industry: Fitness and wellness   Tanya: Okay. I have my questions. So, the name of your company is 360? Ashanti: 360 Mind, Body, and Soul. Tanya: Love it. Love it. So, fitness and wellness. Tell me your path to entrepreneurship. Ashanti: I grew up with a weight problem. I had my first gym membership at 14 years old. I’ve always been a fitness class person, never really excited about just going and getting on the treadmill and that...
Bold(h)er: Beyond a Statistic

Bold(h)er: Beyond a Statistic

Noemi Perez would tell you some people used to consider her a failure. She was born in one of the United States’ poorest communities and became a mom at 15. As Noemi tells Bold(h)er host, Lisa Bragg, she’s been proving people wrong for decades. Now, as the CEO of the Immokalee Foundation, she’s helping others to define their own path to success.   About the show: Brought to you by BMO for Women and hosted by journalist and award-winning entrepreneur Lisa Bragg, Bold(h)er delivers...
Bold & Black: Michelle Berry

Bold & Black: Michelle Berry

Name: Michelle Berry Business: Shelley Delight/ Shelley Cares Foundation Industry: Food service/ food pantry   Tanya: Where do we even start? I mean, you have like 4 companies. (Although I’m one to talk) you have the catering arm, you have the restaurant and you have the charity. Michelle: We focus on the restaurant and the charity. The catering requires a whole different set of work and well… pandemic Tanya: Right. How has it been opening a restaurant during the pandemic? Michelle: I was...
Bold(h)er: Be Seen and Be Heard

Bold(h)er: Be Seen and Be Heard

The formula for success that you were given at a young age might be something that’s holding you back now. In this special episode of Bold(h)er, host Lisa Bragg will tell us about Good Girl Syndrome, the crab bucket and how you might be able to get what you want now that the traditional gatekeepers are gone.   About the show: Brought to you by BMO for Women and hosted by journalist and award-winning entrepreneur Lisa Bragg, Bold(h)er delivers thought-provoking conversations that inspire...