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BOSS UP SERIES: Handling Your Own PR
October 20, 2016 01:38 PM PDT
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Most of you know that I have a background in PR and for this podcast I called on one of the best journalists I know (and personal friend), Amy Elisa Jackson. Amy has 8 points that she covers on how to STAY READ and get more press coverage!

This podcast (and series) is brought to you by the ALL-NEW Freshbooks! You can use my FREE 30 Day Trial by going to Freshbooks.com/MyTaughtYou and be sure to pop MYTAUGHTYOU in the "how did you hear about us" section! Enjoy!


Favorite Interview! SAMPLER Podcast with Brittany Luse
October 14, 2016 03:49 AM PDT
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I've done a lot of things and every now and then something blows my mind! This interview helped me understand the appeal to the podcast (which is purely a hobby). I had so much fun recording this interview and getting perspective. Brittany says it's "Cheat Codes" ... I love that!

Thank you Brittany Luse at Sampler Podcast!

Talking Black Womanhood with Kimberly Foster of For Harriet
October 07, 2016 03:23 PM PDT
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I met Kim earlier this year and was super intrigued at how she started her website forharriet.com as a freshman at Harvard and is thriving today tackling really important issues and hitting MAJOR lists like Forbes 30 under 30 in media.

Books Kim mentioned every black woman should own:

Redefining Realness – Janet Mock
All About Love – bell hooks
Black Feminist Politics
When Chickenheads Come to Roost
In Search of Our Mother's Gardens

BOSS UP SERIES: My Top 5 Books for Entrepreneurs
October 02, 2016 09:50 AM PDT
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This podcast is brought to you by the ALL-NEW Freshbooks! I racked my brain to come up with the 5 books I think would be great for you to read along with my favorite points, quotes, etc. You know I've injected my own stories too! Ha!

1. The E-Myth Revisited
2. Leaders Eat Last
3. The Tipping Point
4. The Personal Touch
5. U R A Brand!

Freshbooks is offering a 30 day, unrestricted free trial to my listeners! Get yours at: freshbooks.com/MYTAUGHTYOU

POP UP PODCAST: A Letter for Late Bloomers & Comparison
September 24, 2016 11:52 AM PDT
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Going to talk about comparison and what it REALLY does. Building a support system. Late Bloomers and more.

Keeping It 100 with Shaun King!
September 23, 2016 05:10 PM PDT
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Check out this chat with Shaun King. Back in the day I used to go to Shaun's "Courageous Church" - he was an exceptional pastor. After doing his 100 Life Goals event on New Year's Day several years ago, I've watched his life change year after year. Shaun talks about everything here. Listen up!

You Must Pursue Your Dreams with Reckless Abandon: A Talk with Datwon Thomas
September 16, 2016 11:10 AM PDT
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At 21 years old I discovered Datwon Thomas as the Editor in Chief of a magazine I found in my friend's backseat - KING Magazine. He became my "friend in my head" - I loved EVERYTHING he did. EVERYTHING. He's the current editor in chief of VIBE magazine. I was a long time fan and after years of admiring him I MET him and now we are talking LIFE and he's even answering your questions. He was my idol back then. Enjoy this.

Talking About My Favorite Books with The ONLY Person I Trade Books With
September 08, 2016 02:31 PM PDT
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My books are like my babies and I just don't like parting with them. I have ONE friend that I trust with my books. She cares more about books than I do! My good friend Toni V. Martin and I break down the following:

Book You Give Away Most Often
Book That Changed Your Life
Books That Made You The Most Money
Books You Wish You Wrote
Book You Re-Read on A Yearly Basis
Fave: Relationship, Cooking, Financial, Business Books
Author You Read ANYTHING They Write
Books We Disagree on Liking
How Do You Choose Books?
What Authors Have You Connected With?


“The Mastery of Love” by Don Miguel Ruiz
“Me Before You” by Jojo Moyes
“Maximize the Moment: God’s Action Plan for Your Life” by TD Jakes
“The Anti 9 to 5 Guide” and “My So-Called Freelance Life” by Michelle Goodman
Jen Sincero: You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life
The 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene
Mastery of Love if they are in a good relationship, It’s Called Breakup because it’s broken if broken up and “Tiny Beautiful Things” if they are in a deadend relationship.
Skinnytaste, Epicurious, True Food, Whole 30, Oh She Glows
Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki
Simon Sinek: Leaders Eat Last & Start with Why
Daniel H. Pink: To Sell Is Human
Timothy Ferris: The Four Hour Workweek
Sheryl Sandberg: Lean IN
Ziglar: Secrets of Closing the Sale
Cathie Black: Basic Black
Phil Knight: Shoe Dog
Frances Cole Jones: How to Wow
Laurence G. Boldt: Zen and the Art of Making a Living
Phil Jackson: Eleven Rings
Malcolm Gladwell: The Tipping Point
Jack Welch: Winning
Po Bronson: What Should I do with my Life
“Heads in Beds” by Jacob Tomsk


Difficult Conversations, Douglas Stone/Bruce Patton/Sheila Heen

Secrets of Six Figure Women, Barbara Stanny

Earn What You Deserve, Jerrold Mundis

The Well-Fed Writer, Peter Bowman

Salary Tutor, Jim Hopkinson

Tiny Beautiful Things, Cheryl Strayed

Their Eyes Were Watching God, Zora Neale Hurston

All The Joy You Can Stand, Debena Jackson Gandy

If I’m So Wonderful, Why Am I Still Single, Susan Page

How One of You Can Bring The Two of You Together, Susan Page

Labelle Cuisine, Patti Labelle

How To Cook Anything, Mark Bittman

I WIll Teach You To Be Rich, Ramit Sethi

Total Money Makeover, Dave Ramsey

Anything by Maeve Binchy

UPDATES+ Choosing Conferences, Creating a Life You Can Be Proud Of
September 04, 2016 11:34 AM PDT
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I feel like I need to EXPLAIN all things related MyTaughtYou so THIS is that podcast. What's what and SO. Will the podcast ONLY have guests moving forward? And what about Freshbooks? Where did you get _______?

QUESTIONS: Complicated Relationships, Picking Conferences and Creating a Life You Can Be Proud

How I Found Peace & Happiness: A Chat with Necole Kane
September 02, 2016 03:52 AM PDT
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I had a really fun conversation with Necole Kane (formerly known as Necole Bitchie). We unpacked so many things. We talk about the old site, the new site and how difficult it was to actually get going. Did she EVER date celebrities? How fitness saved her life. How she truly found peace & happiness and she also answers your questions!

You can find Necole at @justnecole and xonecole.com. Enjoy!

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