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Welcome to Built By A Boss. On this smart, funny, enlightening and elevating podcast. You’ll hear unique origin stories and growth strategies from successful female founders and entrepreneurs who are leading conscious businesses with intention. Each episode is led by journalist and award-winning television producer, Evolyn Brooks and is designed to encourage women of all ages to disrupt their own creative process, take up space, be unapologetic, uplift each other, develop their deepest potential and execute their dreams. Join Our Private Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/builtbyaboss/ Connect With Evolyn Brooks: builtbyaboss@gmail.com

Built By A Boss Evolyn Brooks, TV Producer and Founder of In My Solitude LA and Built By A Boss

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    • 5.0 • 9 Ratings

Welcome to Built By A Boss. On this smart, funny, enlightening and elevating podcast. You’ll hear unique origin stories and growth strategies from successful female founders and entrepreneurs who are leading conscious businesses with intention. Each episode is led by journalist and award-winning television producer, Evolyn Brooks and is designed to encourage women of all ages to disrupt their own creative process, take up space, be unapologetic, uplift each other, develop their deepest potential and execute their dreams. Join Our Private Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/builtbyaboss/ Connect With Evolyn Brooks: builtbyaboss@gmail.com

    7 Things You Need To Know When Pitching Your Brand Or Business To A TV Producer. Guest: Producer, Shareen King-Carr

    7 Things You Need To Know When Pitching Your Brand Or Business To A TV Producer. Guest: Producer, Shareen King-Carr

    If you’ve created a personal brand or own a business and want to learn how to be featured on national and digital media, don’t miss this upcoming episode of the Built By A Boss podcast.
     My guest is award-winning producer Shareen King-Carr.  She is the President and CEO of The King’s Daughter Media, Inc.  
    We’re talking about how to write a perfect media pitch, find the right story angle for your brand and create ongoing relationships with producers. 
    Shareen has worked with talents such as, Queen Latifah, Tyra Banks, Nate Berkus and Steve Harvey.  She’s currently working on the long running show Access Hollywood Daily.
    Through her casting background she’s developed a knack for finding news-worthy human interest and lifestyle stories that can create impact for influencers and small businesses. 
    You’re going to learn a lot from Shareen King Carr, but even more in our upcoming Master Class on How To Pitch Your Brand To Media on  Sunday, July 18,2021.
     Thanks for listening and enjoy the conversation.

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    CONNECT WITH SHAREEN KING CARR:

    INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/tkdmediainc
    WEBSITE:  https://www.thekingsdaughtermedia.com 

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    • 1 hr 8 min
    The Making Of The Documentary In Our Mothers' Gardens. Guest: Producer, JaSaun Buckner

    The Making Of The Documentary In Our Mothers' Gardens. Guest: Producer, JaSaun Buckner

    Welcome to Built By A Boss!
     It’s season 3 and I’m so happy that you’re here today. 
     If you’re listening for the first time, I’m Evolyn Brooks. I’m a journalist, award-winning producer, author and founder of the wellbeing platform, In My Solitude LA.
     On this podcast, you’ll hear unique origin stories, success strategies and powerful insights from female founders, makers, moguls, mystics and entrepreneurs who have created conscious companies and groundbreaking careers. 
     My intention for each episode is to encourage all of us to follow our passions, be unapologetic about our purpose, disrupt our creative process when necessary, take up space, develop our deepest potential and execute our dreams.
    My guest on this episode is award-winning producer JaSaun Buckner of Visionary Media. She’s produced projects with Nickelodeon, MTV, Facebook, BET, Oprah and Drake.

    Now she is the producer of a really beautiful feature length documentary called, In Our Mother’s Gardens. It’s currently streaming on Netflix and delves into the relationship between Black mother’s and daughters that can sometimes be taut with tension, rooted in self-sacrifice or grounded in love.
    JaSaun shares the making of the project and the intention of its message.

    Thanks for listening and enjoy the conversation.

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    CONNECT WITH JASAUN BUCKNER:

    INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/jasaunsvision
    LINKEDIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jasaunbuckner
    WEBSITE:  https://www.JaSaunBuckner.me 

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    • 44 min
    What You Need To Know Before Buying An Electric Vehicle Or EV Stock. Guest: Sheryl Ellison Ponds

    What You Need To Know Before Buying An Electric Vehicle Or EV Stock. Guest: Sheryl Ellison Ponds

    Welcome to Built By A Boss!
    On this podcast, you’ll hear unique origin stories, growth strategies and meaningful insights from successful female founders and entrepreneurs who are leading conscious businesses and creating groundbreaking careers with intention.
    If you’ve ever thought about buying  an electric car, investing in an EV stock or just want to understand more about the future of the automotive industry, this episode is for you!

    Our guest is  Sheryl Ellison Ponds, founder and CEO of Dai Technologies Corporation.  Her company is leading the way in the game changing electric vehicle industry.  
    Sheryl walks us through this new landscape with humor and honesty and offers practical takeaway.

    Thanks for listening and enjoy the conversation.

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    WEBSITE: https://www.inmysolitudela.com/about
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    CONNECT WITH SHERYL ELLISON- PONDS:

    WEBSITE: https://www.daitechcorp.com/
    TWITTER: https://twitter.com/DaiTechCEO
    FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/DaiTechCorp/
    LINKEDIN: https://www.linkedin.com/company/daitechcorp/

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    • 34 min
    The Pandemic: One Year Later. How To Care For Your Mental Health Now! Guest: Rhonda Richards-Smith

    The Pandemic: One Year Later. How To Care For Your Mental Health Now! Guest: Rhonda Richards-Smith

    Welcome to Built By A Boss
    On this podcast, you’ll hear unique origin stories, growth strategies and meaningful insights from successful female founders and entrepreneurs who are leading conscious businesses and creating groundbreaking careers with intention.
    Our guest on this episode is Rhonda Richards-Smith, an award-winning psychotherapist & relationship expert.  

    It’s been one year since  the beginning of the Coronavirus pandemic.
    We talk about how to rebuild our lives, avoid the trap of comparing our progress to others, weigh the emotional fallout of women leaving the workplace and discuss how to co-exist with your co-workers on the opposite side of your political spectrum as some of us return to the office.
    Her advice has been featured in Oprah Magazine, US Weekly, Bravo TV, Ebony, Teen Vogue and Glamour Magazine among others. 
    Rhonda Richards - Smith offers some really insightful tips and practical takeaway that we can truly use right now. Thanks for listening and enjoy the conversation.

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    CONNECT WITH RHONDA RICHARDS - SMITH:

    WEBSITE: http://www.rhondasmithlcsw.com
    TWITTER: @RhondaSmithLCSW
    INSTAGRAM: @RhondaSmithLCSW

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    • 31 min
    How To Triumph Over Trauma And Live A Transparent Life. Guest: Diana Patton

    How To Triumph Over Trauma And Live A Transparent Life. Guest: Diana Patton

    Diana Patton is the CEO of Diana R. Patton Consulting, LLC.  She is a social justice advocate, motivational speaker, author, and attorney who helps women in every industry rise above their personal and professional challenges, adversities, and trauma so they can better use their voice and their talents to effectively advocate for themselves and for others.

    Diana also consults with schools and organizations, to implement her RISE program, and speaks on leadership, social and emotional learning, diversity, inclusion, equity, empathy, self-care, and trauma-informed care topics. She also works with professional women leaders to become Rise Advocates™ through her Pivot and RISE mastermind. She is the author of her memoir, Inspiration in My Shoes, and This Yogi's Journey.

    Sign up for Diana’s newsletter and follow her on social media #dpinspires on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Instagram.


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    • 41 min
    Understanding Your Housing Rights During Covid 19. Guest: Attorney Symone Redwine

    Understanding Your Housing Rights During Covid 19. Guest: Attorney Symone Redwine

    As if 2020 hasn’t been difficult enough ...

    Millions of Americans are facing eviction this holiday season due to Covid 19. Now, that the rent moratorium has been extended for another month, we spoke with Attorney Symone Redwine about what people should do now.

    She also offered tips for business owners facing possible eviction and women in domestic violence situations during the pandemic

    Please SHARE it with anyone who many need this information.

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    CONNECT WITH SYMONE REDWINE:

    INSTAGRAM: https://www/instagram.com/symoneredwine
    TWITTER: https://www.twitter.com/girlisthatlegal

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     Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/JUgEjnESJXI 




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    • 31 min

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So easy to enjoy and learn!

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great inspiration

powerful reminders to seize the moment! the conversation is an example of what it means to
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