29 episodes

Poised ish is meant for the audacious millennial that possesses duality. We’re subject matter experts in our industries, hella opinionated, slightly sanctified, and still living life and enjoying our youth. Poised ish is informative and relatable. Just a conversation about what’s going on in the world and our career and life struggles. The place where we don’t have to turn off our culture and turn on our professionalism, but instead where they intertwine and we’re allowed to be 100% ourselves.

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    • Business
    • 5.0, 18 Ratings

Poised ish is meant for the audacious millennial that possesses duality. We’re subject matter experts in our industries, hella opinionated, slightly sanctified, and still living life and enjoying our youth. Poised ish is informative and relatable. Just a conversation about what’s going on in the world and our career and life struggles. The place where we don’t have to turn off our culture and turn on our professionalism, but instead where they intertwine and we’re allowed to be 100% ourselves.

    Ep. 29: Back to Basics: The Secret Sauce to My Career Trajectory

    Ep. 29: Back to Basics: The Secret Sauce to My Career Trajectory

    I've been blessed to have a career with consistent moves that keep me climbing the corporate ladder. Many of you ask me how I do it. 3 things: Serve, Seek Opportunity, + Remain Loyal to my mission and calling. In this episode, I talk about how I do all three and the impact they've had on my career.


    Links mentioned in episode:
    More Than Enough, by Elaine Welteroth: https://www.amazon.com/More-Than-Enough-Claiming-Matter/dp/0525561587?SubscriptionId=AKIAIZJ4UUS4DXXBCGJQ&tag=npr-5-20&linkCode=xm2&camp=2025&creative=165953&creativeASIN=0525561587

    Instagram: @apoisedprofessional
    Twitter: @apoisedprofess1
    Website: www.apoisedprofessional.com

    • 24 min
    Ep. 28: Back to Basics - You Need More Than Just A Mentor

    Ep. 28: Back to Basics - You Need More Than Just A Mentor

    Mentors are great but, who else is on your team? What if I told you, you need more than a mentor to hold down your tribe and take your career to greater heights? In today's episode, I've broken down why you need mentors, sponsors, and allies, and why it's important to diversify your team.

    Links discussed in the episode:
    1. How to Build + Maintain Mentorship Relationships -https://www.apoisedprofessional.com/post/how-to-build-maintain-mentorship-relationships

    2. Benefit from a Mentor IG Post - https://www.instagram.com/p/B1_ubW_F5NO/

    • 21 min
    Ep. 27: Back to Basics - You're Great; You're Just Not Ready

    Ep. 27: Back to Basics - You're Great; You're Just Not Ready

    There are so many myths when it comes to growth. Many of us have really big egos and don't think we have areas that need developing or that we're not ready for that next big thing. We're wrong. There are levels to growth. While we are amazingly amazing and have great potential, we're just not ready yet. And, that's okay.

    Links described in episode:
    Reclaiming Our Coins Event Link - bit.ly/reclaimyourcoins
    Website: www.apoisedprofessional.com
    IG: @apoisedprofessional
    Twitter: @apoisedprofess
    Linkedin: aPoisedProfessional

    • 16 min
    Ep. 26: Back to Basics - Don't be Basic!

    Ep. 26: Back to Basics - Don't be Basic!

    Extraordinary results require extraordinary results. Too many of us believe that if we meet the minimum qualifications and produce basic work, that we're entitled to promotions, raises, and recognition. Unfortunately, not quite! Let's get back to the basics and discuss how to not be basic!

    Links described in episode:
    www.apoisedprofessional.com
    IG: @apoisedprofessional
    Twitter: @apoisedprofess

    • 11 min
    Ep. 25: Nothing Works Unless You Do

    Ep. 25: Nothing Works Unless You Do

    In order for us to reach our pinnacle of success, we have to actually do something. Wishing on a star and praying for something to happen is not enough. Why? Because "faith without works is dead." We have to actually DO something. Action is required and following instructions is a MUST.

    Connect with us:
    @apoisedprofessional on IG
    @apoisedprofess on Twitter
    www.apoisedprofessional.com

    • 12 min
    Ep. 24: 3 Lessons Mom Taught Me that Built My Foundation for Success

    Ep. 24: 3 Lessons Mom Taught Me that Built My Foundation for Success

    To celebrate Mother's Day, I wanted to share with you guys three lessons my mom taught me that helped my life and career tremendously! While she taught me a lot, these three were the core of my foundation:

    1. Finish what you start.
    2. The worst they can tell you is no.
    3. Lazy people work twice.

    Follow us on Instagram:
    @apoisedprofessional

    Follow us on Twitter:
    @apoisedprofess1

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    • 13 min

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18 Ratings

18 Ratings

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Superb Content Shared!

I love the clarity and quality of the content being shared! Kevonna enthusiastically invites each listener to be apart of the conversation whether they can relate or knows someone in the topics being highlighted on each show. Definitely worth listening to and sharing with those who aspire key takeaways in the workforce and real life experiences.

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