100 episodes

Minding My BLACK Business is a podcast exclusively for Black Entrepreneurs who are looking to engage, inform, and support other Black Entrepreneurs as they manage the business of work!
Working for someone else can be hell. As Black Entrepreneurs we can experience being targeted, feeling taken advantage of, or worse being made to feel invisible. Yet the road to self-employment for us isn’t easy. It’s filled with hurdles, such as identifying your audience, managing others' racial biases, while remaining dedicated to your vision and your products.
Where do you turn when you’ve experienced self-doubt? How do you manage stress and worry that stalls your projects? When is it a good time to step back and address fear about what you’ve created? Well this is THE SPACE; this is OUR SPACE as Black Entrepreneurs to get those needs met. This movement is both professional and oh so personal. I’m glad you’ve found us. Welcome to the family!

Minding My BLACK Business Dr. JaNaè Taylor, podcaster, Black entrepreneur, therapist

    • Business
    • 4.8 • 52 Ratings

Minding My BLACK Business is a podcast exclusively for Black Entrepreneurs who are looking to engage, inform, and support other Black Entrepreneurs as they manage the business of work!
Working for someone else can be hell. As Black Entrepreneurs we can experience being targeted, feeling taken advantage of, or worse being made to feel invisible. Yet the road to self-employment for us isn’t easy. It’s filled with hurdles, such as identifying your audience, managing others' racial biases, while remaining dedicated to your vision and your products.
Where do you turn when you’ve experienced self-doubt? How do you manage stress and worry that stalls your projects? When is it a good time to step back and address fear about what you’ve created? Well this is THE SPACE; this is OUR SPACE as Black Entrepreneurs to get those needs met. This movement is both professional and oh so personal. I’m glad you’ve found us. Welcome to the family!

    Graduate Student Mental Health featuring Dr. Marvette Lacy

    Graduate Student Mental Health featuring Dr. Marvette Lacy

    Graduate school, professional school, medical school will take a toll on your mental health. It can even seem impossible to imagine life once you have your degree. Dr. Lacy shares her story and how she’s helped others craft healthy Black businesses.

    • 45 min
    Neuro Linguistic Programming Basics featuring Dr. Maiysha Claiborne

    Neuro Linguistic Programming Basics featuring Dr. Maiysha Claiborne

    Business building exposes our fears, doubts, and worries. Neuro linguistic programming is one way to help transform those emotions and remove those blocks. Dr. Maiysha share more about NPL and how it results in healthier Black Businesses.

    • 31 min
    Managing Fears While Crisis Proofing Your Business featuring Cornell McBride, Jr

    Managing Fears While Crisis Proofing Your Business featuring Cornell McBride, Jr

    This pandemic we’re in may have created a crisis point within your business. There are systems you can have in place to overcome not just COVID19 but any crisis that may threaten your business. This pivot can be stressful to execute and maintain. Cornell teaches us how to make successful moves.

    • 28 min
    Travel Anxiety During and After COVID19 featuring Orion Brown

    Travel Anxiety During and After COVID19 featuring Orion Brown

    Do y’all remember traveling? I do. As we look ahead to the holidays and beyond let’s talk about some of our worries and fears that we need to manage. Orion shares her wisdom and we learn some helpful tips as we prepare for our next trip.

    • 35 min
    Working with Black Entrepreneurs in Therapy featuring Kristin Winchester

    Working with Black Entrepreneurs in Therapy featuring Kristin Winchester

    Black Entrepreneurs are doing their work in therapy. For those not in therapy, they are picking up self-help resources, listening to podcasts, improving their emotional wellness. We are here for all of it! Take a listen as Kristin shares the best ways to approach this work.

    • 34 min
    3 Years for MMBB

    3 Years for MMBB

    3 years. Seems like yesterday when we released our first episodes. In our time we’ve been able to do what we planned in connecting with Black Entrepreneurs and educate and support other’s emotional wellness. Celebrate with us by taking a listen.

    • 20 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
52 Ratings

52 Ratings

Bob dihalye ,

Phenomenal podcast

This is so timely! My only piece of helpful feedback is a suggestion to lower the music on episodes, it’s a little difficult to hear your awesome show in the first few minutes. Looking forward to listening to more episodes.

Cwamne ,

This is an amazing podcast

The podcast is just as good as the name. Dr. JaNaè is an amazing host, she has a lot of great guests on her show. I really respect that it's a platform for black people in business, that is so important. I love that the show is very honest and down-to-earth; it's like friends sitting and talking about business.

Doc Sirrah ,

So Glad I Found You!

Entering 2020 I decided to be more intentional on Podcasts that can help me become a better person. Being trained as a clinical psychologist and working in higher education in Student Affairs - the episode about Self-Doubt with Dr. Ayessha Hankins truly spoke to me!!!!! I’m venturing out slowing regarding my purpose and business. Your podcast is truly helpful at this stage in my life. Thank you for thinking of small Black entrepreneurs. Moreover, thank you for thinking of those who are a little nervous about moving forward! Your giving us encouragement! I’ll be listening to all your episodes!
~Dr. Angela L. Harris

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