23 episodes

Starting as a curious conversation at the @TreasureTress Pop Up Shop, with panelist’s revealing more than they intended and audience eyes welling up before they could blink, it became clear that a sacred, highly valued and necessary conversation had begun. Join London based entrepreneur Jamelia Donaldson (@jameliaisobsessed) and her network of game changing Black British Women for vulnerable, personal and often hilarious straight up talk exploring their various “obsessions”, business lessons and personal journeys.

She’s Obsessed - The Podcast She’s Obsessed - The Podcast

    • Business
    • 5.0, 14 Ratings

Starting as a curious conversation at the @TreasureTress Pop Up Shop, with panelist’s revealing more than they intended and audience eyes welling up before they could blink, it became clear that a sacred, highly valued and necessary conversation had begun. Join London based entrepreneur Jamelia Donaldson (@jameliaisobsessed) and her network of game changing Black British Women for vulnerable, personal and often hilarious straight up talk exploring their various “obsessions”, business lessons and personal journeys.

    Episode 21: " Don’t underestimate your own creative genius - Beauty x Capital x Tech" w/ Sharamdean Reid, Lulu Pierre and Andy Ayim

    Episode 21: " Don’t underestimate your own creative genius - Beauty x Capital x Tech" w/ Sharamdean Reid, Lulu Pierre and Andy Ayim

    A throwback to our 4th Birthday Pop Up Shop 'Home of TT' Live Panel. To kick start our celebration of 4 years of business we hosted a press morning consisting of breakfast and a juicy panel talk ft. some beauty business greats including Sharmadean Reid (founder of Wah Nails x Beauty Stack), Lulu Pierre (founder of Boho Locs) and Andy Ayim (Angel Investor and founder of Angel Investing School). We discuss all things: creating businesses out of things you’re passionate about, valuing your lived experience, the importance of visual role models, being patient in journey as a creative, the power of pre-sale to manage cashflow, dominating the US market - BY ACCIDENT, the decision to bootstrap vs raise capital, never underestimating your own creative genius, paying homage to those who came before you in the industries you’re entering.  I hope you enjoy! Please share + subscribe x

    • 56 min
    Episode 20: "Sometimes you've got to go backwards to move forward - its okay to start again" w/ Chloe Downes

    Episode 20: "Sometimes you've got to go backwards to move forward - its okay to start again" w/ Chloe Downes

    Officially my first lockdown interview (took me a while I know ) but definitely worth the wait. I speak with Chloe Downes (@frkle) about all things career progression, finding your passion, serving your community, representation, holding doors open to let others in and how to upgrade and create impactful/meaningful content during lockdown. Don't forget to subscribe, and share on socials and with your family and friends! Enjoy.

    • 1 hr 15 min
    Episode 19: “The reality of building a business - launching is the easy part” w/ Khalia Ismain

    Episode 19: “The reality of building a business - launching is the easy part” w/ Khalia Ismain

    Before lockdown began and 2020 completely changed form, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Khalia Ismain, founder of Jamii. We discuss: preparing mentally and financially to recruit a solid team, being honest about your feeling while navigating starting a business, building jamii to where it is today, set backs being set ups for a stronger come back, and mainstream adoption of black culture.

    Enjoy this episode as we explore the fact that launching a business is easy, running a business is the hard part. @ukjamii @jameliaisobsessed @treasuretress produced by @jevettaboyce

    • 47 min
    Episode 18: “Converting your customers into brand advocates” w/ Andy Ayim (live podcast)

    Episode 18: “Converting your customers into brand advocates” w/ Andy Ayim (live podcast)

    In the first episode of 2020, I share with you a conversation held at our 4th birthday pop up shop with the one and only Andy Ayim. Encouraging entrepreneurs and brand builders to develop and maintain curiosity when building a business, brand and community. This panel wasn’t called the Sunday Sermon for no reason! Pastor Andy was preaching chile! Sharing tips, tricks and hacks on how to get to know your community intimately, understand them well, and show up as an expert consistently adding value. I hope you enjoy!

    • 1 hr 17 min
    Episode 17: “We all deserve a ‘mental-cation’ + lessons from the 1st year of marriage” w/ Erika Pope

    Episode 17: “We all deserve a ‘mental-cation’ + lessons from the 1st year of marriage” w/ Erika Pope

    In this episode I am introducing you to Erika Pope, Global Brand and Product Development Manager for Aunt Jackie’s and Texture My Way. We talk all thing young marriage, relationships and knowing when to take time out for yourself to be with yourself - no distractions. A great episode for those struggling to balance personal development, relationships and progressing in your career. Enjoy!

    • 43 min
    Episode 16: “The thing that cannot be replicated is your experience” w/ David McQueen

    Episode 16: “The thing that cannot be replicated is your experience” w/ David McQueen

    In this episode I’m joined by The David McQueen. The OG (not by age but experience) when it comes to securing the bag in both the creative and corporate world, David McQueen is the secret link to the UK's best and brightest brands, founders and banks!
    With a client list inclusive of Virgin Media, Asda, Sainsburys, Barclaycard, Societe Generale, HSBC, RBS, BP, Shell, Cisco, Morgan Stanley, Pearson, JP Morgan, Northern Trust, BBC, Channel 4, Telegraph Media Group, BOA Merill Lynch, Startup Awards, Social Enterprise Awards, Shell Livewire Awards and Unltd to name but a few, David is well known across all industries for his work helping individuals become better speakers, and presenters - essential skills for those building brands.
    Training your favourite entrpreneurs in leadership, sales, and pitching for investment, David truly knows what it takes to own an industry, product category/field. We speak about all things: culture, experience, public speaking and using your authentic voice.

    • 40 min

Customer Reviews

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14 Ratings

14 Ratings

Tis'I ,

Representation in the podcasts space

Relatable, candid and real. Talking on all the the things we need to hear because representation matters. I just binged listened to all three episodes and I’m feeling alive and motivated with that good good inspiration!

nicolemarie_1 ,

Game Changer!!!

Only 2 episodes in and I’m already re-listening and taking notes 🤓📚

It’s like being able to pick the brains of your faves - so easy to listen to, a few laughs and jokes in there too!

Nay_otb ,

Already a favourite

Absolutely love it. Love Jamelia’s interview style and looking forward to many more.
This podcast is truly a perfect balance between business and life. Make sure you subscribe!

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