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Millennial Dreamers is a bi-weekly podcast hosted by yours truly Kourtni Mason. In each episode, Kourtni give listeners easy-to-implement action steps to take their dreams from ideas to reality. Kourtni also profile successful millennial entrepreneurs, artists, creatives, and thought leaders who are living life on their own terms and profiting from their passion.

Millennial Dreamers is a bi-weekly podcast hosted by yours truly Kourtni Mason. In each episode, Kourtni give listeners easy-to-implement action steps to take their dreams from ideas to reality. Kourtni also profile successful millennial entrepreneurs, artists, creatives, and thought leaders who are living life on their own terms and profiting from their passion.
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Millennial Dreamers is a bi-weekly podcast hosted by yours truly Kourtni Mason. In each episode, Kourtni give listeners easy-to-implement action steps to take their dreams from ideas to reality. Kourtni also profile successful millennial entrepreneurs, artists, creatives, and thought leaders who are living life on their own terms and profiting from their passion.

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Episodes

Malcolm "MJ" Harris: A Multi-Millionaire Success Coach Talks Building Wealth and Mindset Shifts

5/14/2019
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Malcolm “MJ” Harris is an internationally recognized financial services CEO and motivational success teacher. He has built a multi-million dollar enterprise, National Care Financial Group, which has become one of America’s largest African-American owned financial services firms. He's been featured by: Oprah, USA Today, Black Enterprise, Huffington Post, Prudential, and Ebony, just to name a few. While MJ has made millions, it is his mission to help others learn how to make more money, how to...

Duration:00:53:59

Jon Renthrope of Cajun Fire Brewing Co: NOLA's First Black-Owned Brewery

4/24/2019
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In today's episode, I sat down with Jon Renthrope, the founder, CEO, and brewmaster of Cajun Fire Brewing Company, New Orleans’ first black-owned brewery. We talk about why he chose the craft beer industry, misconceptions about it, the lack of diversity within it, Cajun Fire's multi-million dollar land development project that will bring the brewery to New Orleans East, and so much more. This was a very informative interview and one I thoroughly enjoyed! It's a good day when you get to talk...

Duration:00:25:59

A Conversation (Posthumously) with Nipsey Hussle - The Rapper, Entrepreneur, Visionary and Los Angeles Legend 🏁

4/8/2019
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The Hip Hop community has been rocked by the untimely death of rapper, visionary, and entrepreneur Nipsey Hussle. He was 33 years old. Not only did he make great music (his latest album "Victory Lap" was nominated for a Grammy), but he was a beacon of light for his Los Angeles community and supporters worldwide. He was a mogul in the making, and young dream chasers could look to his example on how to truly make something from nothing. He showed us how to "hussle and motivate" and taught us...

Duration:00:13:11

Shoot Your Shot! + ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY

4/1/2019
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It has officially been ONE YEAR since the first episode of the Millennial Dreamers Podcast was released. In today's episode, Kourtni talks about the journey from then until now. She also dives into today's topic, which is all about shooting your shot. As we enter into the second quarter of the year, it's time to reassess our goals. No playing small in 2019. Let's get into it. Follow @millennialdreamers on all things social. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/kourtni-mason/message

Duration:00:18:09

Nina: A Multi-City Radio Personality Who’s Taking Control of Her Career in Broadcasting

3/7/2019
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Have you ever met someone you instantly clicked with? That was the case in my very first conversation with today's guest, Nina. She is an on-air radio personality on multiple stations in multiple cities. You will hear how she got her start in radio broadcasting, some of the surprising challenges she's faced thus far, and why she believes her connections with other women will be the very thing to help her elevate in her career. There was a LOT of laughing in this one. I hope you don't mind....

Duration:00:47:21

Love On Yourself! - Valentine's Day Edition

2/14/2019
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Happy Valentine's Day!! In the midst of the excitement of the day, I wanted to talk to you about the most important form of love you can experience - self-love. In this bonus episode, I share a few ways you can make this day enjoyable, regardless of your relationship status. Let's get into it. You can connect with me on all things social @kourtnirashon. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/kourtni-mason/message

Duration:00:16:29

Walker Family Services: A Convo on Mental Health in the Black Community

2/5/2019
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We need to talk about mental health. I know it’s not the most comfortable topic to discuss, but it’s relevant. And, in today’s episode, we take a dive into the murky waters to understand how our experiences and our respective communities impact our mental well-being. I’m chatting with Frederick Walker and Keia Stepter of Walker Family Services to help facilitate this dialogue. It’s my hope that it’s one of many more discussions to come. Let’s get into it. Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:31:20

Janeya Griffin: The Commercializer and Techpreneur Straight Outta NASA

1/22/2019
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In today's episode, we sit down with tech maven in the making, Janeya Griffin, the Lead Technology Transfer Specialist contractor for NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center. Known as The Commercializer, Janeya is also a strategy consultant, who focuses on helping aspiring entrepreneurs, universities, and small businesses build wealth by monetizing their talents and intellectual property. In the interview, you will hear about Janeya's career in tech transfer, but also how a life-altering...

Duration:01:04:57

Sevetri Wilson: The History Making Serial Entrepreneur

1/9/2019
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In the very first episode of 2019, I sat down to chat with serial entrepreneur, Sevetri Wilson. Sevetri is the founder and CEO of Solid Ground Innovations, a strategic communications firm, which she started in 2009 and grew to a 7-figure company. As the ever-evolving business woman, she did not stop there. She later went on to start her second company, ExemptMeNow, a tech start-up in 2016 and has made history as the first Black female tech entrepreneur in New Orleans to raise over $2 million...

Duration:00:44:35

10 Habits to Adopt BEFORE 2019

12/4/2018
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In the very last episode of the year, I want to discuss a few habits we should adopt to make the New Year so much better than our last one. Let's get into. Follow me on Instagram and Facebook for updates on all things Millennial Dreamers: @millennialdreamers. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/kourtni-mason/message

Duration:00:13:47

Kayla-Marie Williams: The Path to Becoming a News/Sports Reporter, Host and Professional Athlete

11/21/2018
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There's something about grit. Grit and determination combined will take you further than your talents alone ever could. Kayla Williams is proof of that. Toronto's very own (*Hey, Drake!*) got her start as a weekend news anchor right out of college, but a series of setbacks and detours took her down a divinely orchestrated path towards realizing every dream she wanted to achieve. Kayla's story is one of perseverance, faith, and ingenuity. She gives us all the ins and outs of how she got where...

Duration:00:53:00

"Don't Kill My Vibe!" - How to Deal with Negative Coworkers

11/13/2018
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This topic was requested by one of our listeners, and it's one that we've probably all experienced - negativity in the workplace. In this episode, I give tips on how you can avoid getting sucked into office drama and prevent it from killing your vibe. Follow Millennial Dreamers on all things social: @millennialdreamers. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/kourtni-mason/message

Duration:00:17:03

Krystal Franklin: TV One Producer and Host on Growth, the Grind and Getting What You Want

10/30/2018
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I'll go ahead and prepare you in advance: this episode contains a lot of laughs and a LOT of inspiration. I sat down with Krystal Franklin, Senior Producer of Digital and Social Media at TV One, to discuss her path to becoming a producer, the grit and grind it took to get there, and the growth she’s experienced personally on her journey. We had a good time recording this one. Let's get into it. Follow Millennial Dreamers on all things social: @millennialdreamers. Send in a voice message:...

Duration:01:17:03

“Ego is the Enemy”

10/24/2018
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Last year, I came across a book entitled “Ego is the Enemy” by Ryan Holiday. I heard Ryan on a podcast discussing this book, and there were so many “ouch” and “aha” moments that I had to get it the same day. It’s an easy read and one that I needed to remind me that ego can be one’s downfall. I discuss a few points from the book in today’s episode. Let’s get into it. Follow Millennial Dreamers on all things social: @millennialdreamers. Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:15:56

Totally Unplugged - I’m in Thailand!!

10/3/2018
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If we’re honest, we’re constantly tuned in to our phones, our emails, our work, etc. At some point, we must take some much needed time to disconnect and refocus. I'm doing just that. Currently taking a highly anticipated vacation through Thailand. Score!! I'm thrilled. But, before I immerse myself in all things Thai, I've recorded this brief episode about how to unplug. In the meantime, if you're interested in following my travel excursions, follow me on Instagram at @kourtnirashon. Let's...

Duration:00:06:32

Kandice Guice: Attorney + Writer + Founder of #MoreThanPrettyCampaign

9/27/2018
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There is something to be said about a woman who knows what she wants and is not afraid to go get it. That is today's guest through and through. Kandice Guice is a Louisiana-based lifestyle and beauty writer, attorney, and founder of the #MoreThanPrettyCampaign. She joins us today to give us the deets on why she became an attorney, what motivated her to start writing, tips for the everyday career woman, and the launch of her campaign that is already gaining tons of support and traction. We...

Duration:00:33:45

Greg Tillery of WeDat’s Chicken and Shrimp: The Journey

9/20/2018
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Gregoire "Greg" Tillery is the owner of the widely popular and rapidly growing wing shop, WeDat's Chicken and Shrimp. Though business is booming, he will be the first to tell you that success came after much adversity. Through it all, he has relied on his faith in God to keep him centered. On this episode, Greg shares the early challenges of his business, what drives him to keep going, and why customer service is the most important part of his brand. For more on his restaurant, visit...

Duration:00:44:55

Enjoying the Process Until You Reach Your Goal

9/11/2018
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Patience is a virtue, but it's also a pain when you're ready to get a move on it. A friend recently asked that I touch on this topic. She, like most of us, is having a hard accepting the process until she gets where she wants to be in her dream chasing journey. In this episode, I talk about why you shouldn't wait until goal-attainment to enjoy the process and a few tips that will help you stay present. Let's get into it. Follow Millennial Dreamers on all things social:...

Duration:00:15:45

Kiira M. Harper: Navigating Life as a Professional Dancer

8/29/2018
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In the very first interview on the podcast, Kourtni sits down with professional dancer and choreographer, Kiira M. Harper. Kiira has worked with some of the biggest names in entertainment, including Beyonce, Janelle Monae, Trey Songz, Tank, Drake and Alicia Keys. She shares how she got her start in dance, the moment she knew it would be her career path, and the inside scoop of life as a professional dancer. She also shares how she's carving out her own path and learning more about her...

Duration:00:31:26

Quick and Easy Tips for Finding Your Focus

8/24/2018
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If there's one thing that we can be sure of today, it's that distractions abound. Sometimes no matter how good your intentions are for getting things done, you may find it hard to focus. In this week's episode, we discussing five (5) quick tips that you can use immediately to find your focus. Let's get into. Follow Millennial Dreamers on all things social: @millennialdreamers. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/kourtni-mason/message

Duration:00:13:23