Behind the Brilliance 113: Alyse Killeen


THE SHOW What does it look like when your perfect career finds you instead of you stressing out about finding it? My conversation in this episode answers that question. Alyse Killeen is a venture capitalist, founder of City Fellows and Women in Venture, and a smart (and let’s be honest, woke) woman who roots for […]

Behind the Brilliance 112: Six in 2016

To close out the year, I decided to share the six things I learned and recap my year. If you’re feeling anxiety about 2017, this episode will be (hopefully) give you a shot of optimism and encouragement. If you’re excited about 2017, this will sprinkle more hype on your excitement. LISTEN:  

Behind the Brilliance 111: Tamara Floyd

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THE SHOW This week’s guest is hobby blogger turned entrepreneur Tamara Floyd. After launching Natural Hair Rules to scratch her own itch, she grew it into a six figure business and helped thousands of women along the way. In this episode, we talk about Tamara’s early days in her career, the art and importance of […]

Behind the Brilliance 109: Jamila Daniel


THE SHOW This week’s guest is the talented and smart Jamila Daniel, a TV writer whose career started with entertainment journalism. In spite of having established a career in media, Jamila decided to pack up and head to LA to pursue her dream of writing for television. Four years later, she’s writing on the much […]

Behind the Brilliance 108: Eric Bahn

THE SHOW This week’s guest is Eric Bahn, the founder of Beat the GMAT (acquired in 2012) and the cofounder of Read Your Story. After selling Beat the GMAT, Eric traveled the world with his wife. He took a job at Facebook only to remember that he truly is an entrepreneur at heart. Now he’s […]

Behind the Brilliance 107: Season 5 Recap

I’m closing out this amazing season with my recap of the season’s highlight episodes, the three things you should check out during the show’s hiatus, and what I’m currently working on. LISTEN: Recapped episodes 83 – Colin Wright – how to make a living with a non-standard career, applying reason to relationships + love 88 […]