Ep 10: Today's Entrepreneur
CJ and Tracey take you through "today's entrepreneur". Today's entrepreneurs are using social media. Yesterday was about needing a store front—but today's entrepreneur needs an App! Today's entrepreneur is selling stuff from the beach while on vacation!! Being in the thick of it, Tracey explains how yesterday's entrepreneur is not tomorrow entrepreneur or even TODAY'S entrepreneur!
Ep 9: Ethics
CJ and Tracey tackle the topics of ethics this week. Ethics are always important, whether you’re a business or not, but as our world changes and becomes more mobile, we’re becoming more tightly governed by our ethical (or not-so-ethical) behaviors. This is Tracey's favorite topic, so get ready, buckle up, and take some notes!
Ep 8 - Street StartUps Origin
This week, Tracey and CJ discuss the origin of Street StartUps — an opportunity for entrepreneurs who are looking to take the skills and talents they have and apply them in a way that they can be successful entrepreneurs.
Ep 7 - An Interview with CJ Meenan
Tracey Syphax talks with his Street Start Ups podcast co-host, C.J. Meenan this week. CJ is an entrepreneur and educator with over 30 years’ experience teaching entrepreneurship and starting small businesses. He holds an MBA from Babson College and is a leader in entrepreneurial education specializing in curriculum design for individuals as well as groups. He has designed entrepreneurship programs at all levels from elementary to adult learners.
Ep 6 - An Interview with Tracey Syphax
CJ Meenan sits down with down with entrepreneur, motivational speaker, and community activist Tracey Syphax. Tracey is also the author of the book, "From the block to the Boardroom" and is the co-host of the podcast "Street Start Ups". During the interview, Tracey discusses with CJ his passion not only for entrepreneurship but also his deep commitment in giving back to the community.
Ep 5 - An Interview with Brian Stokes
In this episode Trace and CJ check in with Brian Stokes and discuss how you take skills you have and turn them into a business. Brian also talks about how entrepreneurs are always helping the community and why that is a great way to do business.
Ep 4 - An Interview with Kareem Mathis
This week's guest is Kareem Mathis from Slap Mobile.
Ep 3 - An Interview with Monika Jackson
This week's guest is Monika Jackson from Royalty Ministries. Royalty Ministries is a 501(c)3 organization founded to inspire and support individuals in pursuing their purpose, thereby making moral and ethical decisions that will effect positive change within themselves and within the greater community.
Ep 2: An Interview with John Harmon
This week's guest is John E. Harmon, Sr. IOM, who has served as the Founder, President, and CEO of the African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey, since 2007. Harmon is the former President and CEO of the Metropolitan Trenton African American Chamber of Commerce (MTAACC). Under his guidance, MTAACC grew its membership substantially, forged alliances with business associations/organizations and government, and forged strategic partnerships in the public and private sectors to benefit African American businesses throughout New Jersey.
In this episode, John shares his powerful insights on Leadership, Entrepreneurs and the Power of Giving Back in our Communities. Don’t miss this insightful episode!
Ep 1: An Interview with Eric Maywar
Eric Maywar Knows the power of entrepreneurs in our communities. He is recognized as an expert in attracting, expanding and retaining business in communities. On this episode of Street Start-Ups, he shares his insights on how entrepreneurs can be successful in local ecosystems.