Budget-Friendly Ways to Secure Urban Businesses

Security is one main core necessity for any business to thrive and perform to its full potential. Being in business is risky at times, especially in urban neighborhoods. We regularly highlight stories of professionals and entrepreneurs who are getting it done, often despite intensely difficult circumstances. Luckily, technology has been on upward flow and it…

Ep. 89 – Mario Starks founder of Soul Sense Box

http://traffic.libsyn.com/smartbrownvoices/streetforce_Mario_Starks_1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Mario Starks is a Design Technologist and Creative Consultant. He has led the development of engaging online media projects for progressive media organizations including The New York Times/T Brand Studios, Washingtonian Magazine, TV One, and the Orlando Sentinel. In 2017, Mario founded…

Create Your Own Brand and Avoid Trademark Controversies

For new entrepreneurs, encountering unforeseen legal issues could be detrimental to your company’s success. In fact, the legal ramifications for these controversies can badly damage a brand’s reputation and can be costly for business owners and investors. Fortunately, there are several ways that entrepreneurs can avoid encountering these issues. Find out the necessary steps you…

Risky Business: Tips to Transition from Manual Labor to a Desk Job

People change jobs for a variety of reasons, but occasionally, they’ll do a complete shake-up. Making the move from manual labor to a desk job can be a great career change, but it also comes with some lifestyle changes you might not have counted on. Here are a few tips to make the transition a little…

Ep 88 – Christina Faith Creator of ‘Single and Anxious’

http://traffic.libsyn.com/smartbrownvoices/streetforce_Christina_Faith.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSSingle & Anxious is an up and coming black drama series about five college students in a triangle of love, lies, and crime. It is ‘Girlfriends meets Different World’ and adopts ‘The Wire’. Christina Faith is a young black female director, producer, and…

Ep 1 – The Wiz – Will It Black? #Podcast #BlackFilm #Movies

http://traffic.libsyn.com/smartbrownvoices/will_it_black_wiz.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this new podcast from SmartBrownVoices, Mike Street and Everett Street go boldly into the world of Black Movies. In the first episode, they explore the cult classic “The Wiz” and ask the question, WILL IT BLACK!

How to Use Your Local Community as Your Startup’s Homebase

The work needed to improve a product seems to go on eternally and without regard to limits. Anything is possible in the business environment that we have, and what we thought was impossible a few decades ago, is now a thriving market. The local products we thought were inferior to global brands are now the…

Business of Style: New York Fashion and Media Expert Tyrone Farley #MPAwards17

http://traffic.libsyn.com/smartbrownvoices/2017-09-26_TFNow.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSAn interview with Tyrone Farley, one of this year’s honorees at the Master Pioneer Awards taking place on Saturday, September 30. Tyrone is also the producer of the Menswear fashion show taking place during the awards ceremony. He discusses the event, his point…

Chatting with the Educated Hustle Podcast

http://traffic.libsyn.com/smartbrownvoices/streetforce_Porter_Lattibeaudaire_1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSEducated Hustle is dedicated to the people who bring their dreams to fruition. Each week’s show is filled with thought provoking guests who decided to take a leap of faith into living their hustle. Tweets by Educated_Hustle

EP 87 – Gerard ‘PK’ Kersey Jr. – Starting a NonProfit

http://traffic.libsyn.com/smartbrownvoices/streetforce_Gerard_Kersey.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWe chat with Gerard ‘PK’ Kersey of That Suits You. TSY is a 501c3 Non-Profit Organization That Accepts Gently Worn Professional Attire & Provides Them Free of Charge To Qualified Men For Work & H.S Seniors For Graduation And Prom. Gerard ‘PK’ Kersey…