Five Things with Angie B is a weekly podcast featuring interviews with industry leaders, movers & shakers, and entertainers. We ask five questions and engage in conversations that we hope will inspire and enlighten listeners, especially millennials, who want to discover a new passion, be more creative, engage their communities, or launch a side hustle.
S3- E24 Jared Schachter: Breaking free from the 9 to 5 job grind
Are you tired of your 9 to 5 job? Do you wish you could break free and do something else? This week my guest is Jared Schachter. Jared is an entrepreneur, investor, and remote worker. He started his career as a management consultant at McKinsey & Company after which he spent a couple of years at Uber where he led their global accessibility program from the San Francisco headquarters. After getting tired of large organizations and the 9-5 grind, he decided to branch off and do his own freelance consulting and that led him to his ideal job. In this episode, Jared shares his story and offers very practical advice to inspire you to finally break free. Read his full bio here.
S3- E23 Top five travel resources and apps for the times
Today’s episode is a bit different because I don’t have a guest. The reason for that is because I wanted to dedicate this episode to travel, which will be a big theme next month. Traveling is difficult to do right now, especially internationally but that shouldn’t stop my fellow travelers from getting inspired about the next trip. So this week, I am sharing five of my top travel apps and resources that are making me excited about packing my suitcase.
S3- E22 Alexia Georghiou
My guest this week is Alexia Georghiou and we talk about optimism during challenging times and explore how a positive attitude can help us stay on track when life events try to derail us. Want to know how you can be more positive every day? Alexia provides practical tips and much more! Alexia is the Founder & Principal Consultant at The Resilient Pathway and she is on a mission to innovate with individuals, community leaders, businesses, corporations, and government entities to create change that impacts our overall well-being as a community. Read her full bio here.
S3- E21 Abebe Lewis
This is a surprise episode! Today I am speaking with the one and only Abebe Lewis about the 2020 Launch Music Awards! I am so excited to have him on the show and appreciate him taking the time out of his very busy schedule. The Launch Music Awards (LMA) is taking place this Labor Day weekend and will be a can’t miss event! The super-star packed award show will honor the late Betty Wright, Flo Rida, Pitbull, DJ Khaled, Inner Circle, and 2 Live Crew. The LMA’s will be awarding these legends with an Icon Award for their incredible musical contribution. Get the full details here.
S3- E20 Marisa Lengor
My guest this week is Marisa Senya Lengor. Marisa is Sierra Leonean-American writer and high school English teacher who enjoys holding space to learn, grow, and become shaken out of our comfort zones. In this episode, we talk about meaningful risks, divine appointments, and why we should all be taking more of them in our lives! We also touch on a few other current event topics including the role of policy in the Covid-19 back to school debate and why the topic is so toxic. Read her full bio here.
S3- E19 Satya Patel
Career paths are not always linear. You might start off in one field and end up in something completely different. We are kicking off the new season with Satya Chheda Patel. Satya is the Director of Career Content at Teal where she leads curriculum design for their career programs for job seekers, career transitioners, and professionals seeking career growth. Satya shares the story of her various career transitions and how that led her to her dream job.
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S2-E18 Christian Hernandez
My guest this week is Christian Hernandez AKA The Miami God. Christian is a vocalist, dancer/choreographer, actor/director and he is highly active in the performing arts community. As a Director of Communications for the revolutionizing organization, Leading With Love, he is a full-on advocate for education, female empowerment, human rights, and community engagement. On this much needed lighthearted episode, Christian and I talk about Leading with Love, the importance of the arts in our lives, and how all of us can tap more into our creative side. Read his full bio here.
Please note the first few minutes had a few sound issues but the sound definitely gets better. Christian has been so kind about my issue. Thank you!
S2-E17 Commissioner Andreana Jackson
Excited to have my first politician on the show! Commissioner Andreana Jackson is my guest this week and we are talking about politics, the justice system, George Floyd, November elections, the need for more humanity and so much more! The podcast is longer than usual, but we cover a lot of ground. How do we move on as a society? What can American’s do to serve their communities? When is this going to stop? What will happen next? We welcome your comments.
S2-E16 Beverley Harris-Alvarez
The guest this week is filmmaker, producer, and director Beverley Harris-Alvarez. Beverley’s journey into filmmaking is an inspirational story of pursuing your dreams when negative people and ageism try to keep you down. For more than 30 years, Beverley worked in various industries. She was a General Accountant, Licensed Insurance Adjuster, Marketing Manager, Logistic Manager, and Purchasing Manager. In 2007, she went back to school to pursue my passion of Film Making. If you think it’s too late for you to pursue your dream, then tune in!
S2-E15 Lockdown Inspiration
S2-E14 Vincent Raffard
S2-E13 Denise Jacobs
Denise is a Speaker + Author + Creativity Evangelist who speaks at conferences and consults with companies worldwide. She is the author of Banish Your Inner Critic, the premier handbook on silencing fears to unleash creativity. As the Founder + CEO of The Creative Dose, she promotes techniques to unlock creativity and help people become engaged contributors, synergistic collaborators, and authentic leaders. She is also the Head Instigator of The Creativity (R)Evolution, and the founder of Rawk The Web.
Also Denise will be speaking at this upcoming 100% free virtual event: Speak Aid 2020- April 20 through April 24
S2-E12 Shereen Campbell
- 2020: What the hell is going on?
- Why Mercury in retrograde gets a bad wrap
- Saturn Return
- A new way to get Calm AF
S2-E11 Author Kai Yaniz
S2-E10 Podcast Host Robert Yaniz Jr.
S2-E9 Innovation City- Guest Spot
S2-E8 The Crooked Table- Guest Spot
S2-E7- DrinkTV Guests: Chris, Jared, and Zane!
S2-E6- Founder of Growth View- Christina Wehbe
Welcome to Season 2!
S1-E5- Guest Spot- Marketing Integration Across All Platforms
S1-E4- Music Industry Sensation Mohamed Moretta
S1-E3- Crisis Communications, Golden Windows and ESG