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7 Soul-Feeding Podcasts for the Hustling Creative

For a little over a year now, I’ve added podcasts to my list of go-to resources as I embark on this creative-hustler journey. I don’t know what took me so long to see the importance of these info-filled/action packed weekly episodes but I’m glad…

May 22, 2019
#BlackFemaleFilmmakerSeries

#BlackFemaleFilmmakerSeries || Briana M. Andrews

We’ve reached week 4 of the #BlackFemaleFilmmakerSeries and I hope you’ve been nothing short of inspired by reading about Brittney, Joyce, & Tirrea and their journey’s thus far. This week, we spoke to Briana M. Andrews, a 19-year-old undergrad student and content creator from…

March 22, 2019
#BlackFemaleFilmmakerSeries

#BlackFemaleFilmmakerSeries||Tirrea Billings

For this week of the #BlackFemaleFilmmakerSeries, we had the opportunity to speak with Tirrea Billings, a filmmaker with a social justice niche and grad student from Michigan. How long have you been in the industry and what made you want to go into this…

March 15, 2019
#BlackFemaleFilmmakerSeries

#BlackFemaleFilmmakerSeries || Joyce Fitzpatrick

Kicking off week 2 of the #BlackFemaleFilmmakerSeries, I talked to Joyce Fitzpatrick. Joyce is a triple threat within the industry – writer, director and producer housed in Los Angeles. How long have you been in the industry and what made you want to go…

March 8, 2019
#blackfemalefilmmakersseries

#BlackFemaleFilmmakersSeries || Brittney Janae

The month of March is Women’s History Month and to celebrate, I have chosen to highlight Black Female Filmmakers in the media industry. Unfortunately, we are still working to break down barriers within the industry to have our voices, craft, and artistry represented equally…

March 1, 2019
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How my “9 to 5” helps boost my “5 to 12”

Over the past couple of years, the culture has definitely shifted from going to school to get a good 9 to 5 job and ultimately working for someone else to “F the man – I’m working for myself.” There has even been a surplus…

April 3, 2018