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The Power of Consistency with Makiah Green – 032

2/12/2019
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Makiah Green, the co-founder of Black Book LA, joins us in today’s episode to discuss how a blog post idea transformed into a thriving community for Black millennials in Los Angeles. Makiah is a double graduate from the University of Southern California with a Master’s degree in Professional Writing. She runs her fast-growing ‘side-hustles’ while… The post The Power of Consistency with Makiah Green – 032 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:00:45:16

Almost Died In Dubai with Vince Ewudo – 031

2/5/2019
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What would you do in an emergency situation in a different country? When traveling, we don’t usually consider what to do if the unexpected happens. Val and his brother Vince had to face this difficult and terrifying reality recently while traveling to Dubai. On the last night of their stay, there was a Gala –… The post Almost Died In Dubai with Vince Ewudo – 031 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:00:34:34

How to Reach The Goals You Set This Year with Kiola Raines – 030

1/21/2019
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In this episode, Kiola Raines joins us to discuss the struggles and successes that come with being a dreamer and a business owner. Kiola is one of the visionaries behind Kinetic Studio, which grew from an idea into a 4,000 square foot space. She faced challenges along the way, from how to fund her project… The post How to Reach The Goals You Set This Year with Kiola Raines – 030 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:00:36:41

Rethink What’s Possible in Love and Life with Ms. Marisha – 029

6/26/2018
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In this episode, Ms. Marisha joins us to discuss how we can redefine what happiness and success look like – in love, work and life. Throughout her career, she noticed an awareness gap with people not understanding what they were bringing to the experiences they were having. These behaviors can majorly impact the relationships in your… The post Rethink What’s Possible in Love and Life with Ms. Marisha – 029 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:00:53:05

How to Start a Movement with Mario Jovan Shaw and Jason Terrell – 028

6/12/2018
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Mario Jovan Shaw and Jason Terrell discuss Profound Gentleman, the movement they created to help build and retain communities of male educators of color. The post How to Start a Movement with Mario Jovan Shaw and Jason Terrell – 028 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:00:50:06

Let Your Wounds Become Your Work – 027

5/18/2018
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In this episode, Valentine shares his speech at the 2018 LA Nurse Expo and discusses why he never wanted to depend on a single income, employer, job, or a boss to determine how he lives his life. The post Let Your Wounds Become Your Work – 027 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:00:16:51

You Are The Sh*t with Monti Washington – 026

4/24/2018
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Monti Washington discusses what it really takes to overcome adversity and find success, despite a tough upbringing.Get toknow him, check our podcast episode The post You Are The Sh*t with Monti Washington – 026 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:01:02:58

To Heal You Need to Reveal with Vynce Eiffel and Jade Robinson – 025

4/10/2018
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In this episode, Vynce and Jade discuss how we can all benefit one another on this planet, the power of community, the influence of family and the importance of finding a positive environment The post To Heal You Need to Reveal with Vynce Eiffel and Jade Robinson – 025 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:00:57:26

How This Couple Paid Off $162,000 in Debt with Elijah Bankole and Heron Abegaze – 024

4/3/2018
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In this episode, the ‘Unconventional Millennials’, Elijah Bankole and Heron Abegaze, discuss how they turned their finances around – wiping out $162,000 of debt in under three years! The couple shares their journey to becoming debt free and how they also became mentally and emotionally stronger by deciding to work on their goals through using… The post How This Couple Paid Off $162,000 in Debt with Elijah Bankole and Heron Abegaze – 024 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:00:46:43

How to Find Discipline and Develop Your Vision with Funmilola Fagbamila – 023

3/27/2018
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Funmilola is a Nigerian American scholar, activist, playwright and artist. She is the Arts and Culture director for the BLM Los Angeles chapter. The post How to Find Discipline and Develop Your Vision with Funmilola Fagbamila – 023 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:00:57:22

Finding Comfort In You with Chika Okoro – 022

3/20/2018
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Chika Okoro became inspired in an unlikely place - a Straight Outta Compton casting call with standards of beauty, skin color and size. The post Finding Comfort In You with Chika Okoro – 022 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:00:53:07

Loving Your Natural Self with Angela Styles – 021

3/6/2018
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In this episode, Angela Styles shares the tips that she has learned on her journey to embracing her natural hair. She tells us why she celebrates. The post Loving Your Natural Self with Angela Styles – 021 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:00:32:44

How to Be Resilient with Nurse Mo – 020

2/27/2018
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Monique Doughty truly defines the word ‘Resilient’: able to withstand or recover quickly from difficult conditions. Her life was far from easy The post How to Be Resilient with Nurse Mo – 020 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:01:01:57

Making the Move to Follow Your Passion with Cortez West – 019

2/20/2018
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In this episode, Cortez discusses breaking through the barriers of living a “comfortable” life, and going after the life that is calling you. Find that drive to succeed by making that your only option, and do all that you can to make it. Just don’t forget to help others along the way! Cortez West is… The post Making the Move to Follow Your Passion with Cortez West – 019 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:01:06:45

Unshackled and Being a Change Agent with Jeremy Vasquez – 018

2/13/2018
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Jeremy Vasquez joins us for a special episode in Black History Month, discussing the power that uplifting and empowering our communities . The post Unshackled and Being a Change Agent with Jeremy Vasquez – 018 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:00:53:20

From Fat-Shamed to Plus Size Model with Jazzmine Carthon – 017

2/7/2018
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In this episode, Jazzmine discusses the importance of loving yourself and being true to who you are. For her, that meant overcoming industry standards as a model and finding success as a plus-sized woman, but she quickly realized that body positivity and confidence could take her far in her career. When we do… The post From Fat-Shamed to Plus Size Model with Jazzmine Carthon – 017 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:01:07:40

Listening to your Heart and Following Your Purpose with Ana Marte – 016

1/30/2018
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Ana Marte is an actor and producer who was raised in the inner city with a tough skin and no nonsense attitude. She turned her hardships into passion. The post Listening to your Heart and Following Your Purpose with Ana Marte – 016 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:00:55:53

When You Have No Father Figure with Charles Opong – 015

1/23/2018
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In this episode of the Think Alpha Project, Charles and I delve into the Importance of a Father Figure in a child’s life, the psychological imprinting that takes place through childhood and adolescence, and how single mothers can put their best foot forward in raising their kids. Charles Opong is a pastor, actor, researcher, doctoral… The post When You Have No Father Figure with Charles Opong – 015 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:01:17:44

Couple Goals, Leadership, and Service with Jessica and Joseph Chicas – 014

1/16/2018
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Often times when we get into relationships, we fall in love with ideas, opinions and expectations that we put on them, rather than accepting them and learning about who they truly are. Do you agree? In this episode, Jessica and Joseph Chicas break down the several reasons they have become the young power couple they… The post Couple Goals, Leadership, and Service with Jessica and Joseph Chicas – 014 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:01:05:44

From Fit Nurse to ME Warrior with Ashanti Daniel – 013

1/9/2018
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If everything that made you who you are was taken away from you in an instant, what would you do? In this episode, NICU nurse Ashanti tells her story of going from fit to suffering from a rare severe chronic illness, her life now and the lessons that have come with it from which all… The post From Fit Nurse to ME Warrior with Ashanti Daniel – 013 appeared first on The Think Alpha Project.

Duration:00:51:54