Bold(h)er: Encore – Opportunity from Disruption

Bold(h)er: Encore – Opportunity from Disruption

Encore presentation. Originally aired June 2021.  Your career is a long game. There are lessons, pivots, losses, wins and maybe some gaps. In this episode of Bold(h)er, BMO’s Chief Human Resources Officer and Head of People & Culture Mona Malone and Dr. Talia Varley of The Cleveland Clinic join Lisa Bragg to talk about the elusive idea that there’s a career path with definitive milestones. Listen online below or click here to download episodes straight to your device to listen on-the-go....
Bold & Black: Jessica Yamoah

Bold & Black: Jessica Yamoah

Name: Jessica Yamoah Business: INNOVATE INC Industry: Technology   Tanya: All right, so what is INNOVATE INC? Jessica: INNOVATE INC provides awareness and access to underrepresented communities at the intersection of business and entrepreneurship as well as innovation and technology. Tanya: What was your path to entrepreneurship? Jessica: My path to entrepreneurship… very good question. So, I’ve always had a passion for business. Between that and my experience working for some of...
Bold & Black: Brittney King Brock

Bold & Black: Brittney King Brock

Name: Brittney King Brock Business: King Creative Group Industry: Music/ Entertainment Tanya: Hi and welcome! So, you are the Founder and Operator of King Creative Group. Tell us about your company. Brittney: King Creative Group is a multi-faceted entertainment and media company specializing in talent management, public relations and content development & production. Tanya: Awesome. What was your path to entrepreneurship? Brittney: It’s a very interesting question because I feel like...
Bold & Black: Leigh Butler

Bold & Black: Leigh Butler

Name: Leigh Butler Business: Akina Technologies Industry: Technology / Community   Tanya: The first question is an easy one. What was your path to entrepreneurship? Leigh: Gosh, you think that’s an easy question? Tanya: I mean, a simple question. Maybe not an easy question ha! Leigh: Both of my parents were entrepreneurs. My mother is an attorney, and she went into private practice for herself. My dad was a physician. He, his father and uncle opened a clinic a million years ago. I...
Bold & Black: Lily Lynch

Bold & Black: Lily Lynch

Name: Lily Lynch Business: Sankara | Online Multicultural Marketplace Industry: E-commerce/ Community Tanya: The first question – what was your path to entrepreneurship? Lily: So, my path to entrepreneurship was not necessarily expected or linear. Essentially, I realized that upon moving to a new city after graduating from university, it’s hard to make connections and meet people with similar interests as an adult. So, my co-founder and I decided to go to a local public market and...
Bold & Black: Camesha L. Jones

Bold & Black: Camesha L. Jones

Name: Camesha L. Jones Business: Sista Afya Community Mental Wellness Industry: Health + Wellness Tanya: So, question number one, a simple one, what was your path to entrepreneurship? Camesha: My path towards entrepreneurship started, I would say, maybe about six years ago. I think I’ve always been someone who’s wanted to be in leadership and have thought outside of the confines of what we’re taught in social work school to be able to make a difference, but also to be able to...