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Word to the Rise is a podcast full of honest conversations with individuals achieving success in the modern working world. Join us each week as we welcome a guest whose journey is worth sharing. We will dive into their past, present and future, providing career advice and inspiration along the way. Word to the Rise is hosted by Stephanie Arbetter and produced by Sadie Cornelius. If you're looking to take your career to the next level or learn more about how to navigate today's landscape, this podcast is for you.

Word to the Rise is a podcast full of honest conversations with individuals achieving success in the modern working world. Join us each week as we welcome a guest whose journey is worth sharing. We will dive into their past, present and future, providing career advice and inspiration along the way. Word to the Rise is hosted by Stephanie Arbetter and produced by Sadie Cornelius. If you're looking to take your career to the next level or learn more about how to navigate today's landscape, this podcast is for you.
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Word to the Rise is a podcast full of honest conversations with individuals achieving success in the modern working world. Join us each week as we welcome a guest whose journey is worth sharing. We will dive into their past, present and future, providing career advice and inspiration along the way. Word to the Rise is hosted by Stephanie Arbetter and produced by Sadie Cornelius. If you're looking to take your career to the next level or learn more about how to navigate today's landscape, this podcast is for you.

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Episodes

From Classroom to Congress to Corporate with Tremayne Smith

11/4/2019
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Tremayne B. Smith hails from Salisbury, North Carolina where he and his identical twin brother Dewayne were raised by their mother, Patricia Watkins. A 2011 graduate of East Carolina University, he received bachelor’s degrees in Music Education and Political Science. He served for three years as the Head Drum Major of the Marching Pirates and was elected President of the Student Body and member of the University Board of Trustees. In 2016, he was a recipient of the “ECU 40 Under 40...

Duration:00:23:06

Moving From Friends to Franchises with Omar Soliman and Nick Friedman

10/27/2019
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Friends Omar Soliman and Nick Friedman turned a summer junk hauling business into an international franchise. Here's how two "college hunks" built a culture that grew their brand. It started out like many summer gigs: Childhood friends Omar Soliman and Nick Friedman were sitting around a table, figuring out how to make money while they were home from college. The duo and their friends had landed on the idea of hauling people's trash in a beat-up cargo van borrowed from Soliman's...

Duration:00:34:54

Overcoming Perceptions with Shannon Bahrke Happe

10/21/2019
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Shannon Bahrke Happe knows the meaning of hard work and dedication. Before she became a mother, a successful public speaker and an entrepreneur, she competed in three Olympic Games and took home two skiing medals for Team USA. It makes perfect sense, then, that Bahrke Happe chose to combine her passions for physical activity and public speaking into a thriving corporate wellness company, Team Empower Hour. With the help of her fellow Olympians, she offers inspiring keynote presentations and...

Duration:00:25:42

Overcoming Perceptions with Shannon Bahrke Happe

10/21/2019
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Shannon Bahrke Happe knows the meaning of hard work and dedication. Before she became a mother, a successful public speaker and an entrepreneur, she competed in three Olympic Games and took home two skiing medals for Team USA. It makes perfect sense, then, that Bahrke Happe chose to combine her passions for physical activity and public speaking into a thriving corporate wellness company, Team Empower Hour. With the help of her fellow Olympians, she offers inspiring keynote presentations and...

Duration:00:24:44

Developing Your Personal Brand with Kamari Chelsea

10/14/2019
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Kamari Guthrie (Kamari Chelsea) is a multi-hyphenate media expert, specializing in public relations and content creation. She has helped elevate the brand of many of this generation’s rising and established stars in entertainment, media, fashion, beauty, tech, and civic engagement. Her client roster has included brands ranging from Clairol to Coca-Cola, Vote.org to Honest Tea, and DJ Spinderella to Beyoncé’s Parkwood Entertainment. After being named one of the Top 30 Under 30 PR Stars in...

Duration:00:31:36

Blending Passion and Profession with Katie Urban

10/7/2019
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Today on the podcast we welcome Katie Urban a public relations professional and lifestyle blogger. Katie began her career in marketing for a DC-based real estate developer and handled everything from digital analytics to social media, graphic design, website design, copywriting and events. She earned a Masters at Georgetown in Public Relations and Corporate Communications, and she currently does PR at Capital One for the flagship consumer cards; she also runs a lifestyle blog called A Touch...

Duration:00:33:01

Fostering Your Entrepreneurial Spirit with Nate Andorsky

9/30/2019
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S1, E2 Word to the Rise is a podcast full of honest conversations with individuals achieving success in the modern working world. In this episode, we welcome Nate Andorsky, an entrepreneur who blends behavioral economics, data, and technology to help socially focused companies and nonprofits build and scale technology. Nate geeks out about the intersection of human behavior and technology and the ways in which it can improve human outcomes. We had a refreshing and insightful conversation...

Duration:00:25:20

Owning Your Niche

9/23/2019
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S1, E1: If anyone knows about owning your own niche, it is Jasmine Smith. As an event producer, wedding expert and founder and creator of D.C. Wedding Week, which she describes as "events and experiences for wedding creatives that activate diverse ideas, empower people and spark opportunities," Jasmine has not only carved out a niche in her field of expertise but in a niche industry! Jasmine's story is one of overcoming adversity, being your own biggest advocate in keeping your hand raised...

Duration:00:33:40

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9/11/2019
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Word to the Rise is a podcast full of honest conversations with individuals achieving success in the modern working world. Join us each week as we welcome a guest whose journey is worth sharing. We will dive into their past, present and future, providing career advice and inspiration along the way. Word to the Rise is hosted by Stephanie Arbetter and produced by Sadie Cornelius. If you're looking to take your career to the next level or learn more about how to navigate today's landscape,...

Duration:00:01:55