October 6, 2020

NUNITS - Homemade Cosmetics

When you know people and believe in them. You make the effort to support them. So When Bryona told me she was starting a small homemade cosmetic business. I wanted to see how I could support her. Here’s NUNITS homemade cosmetics

Nunit’s homemade cosmetics offers a variety of hydrating, natural, and exfoliating products for body and lip care. We believe in natural sweetness that hydrates and nourishes , not only the skin but your energy field you emit to everyone.

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Today being stuck in the house, Alicia and I find the best African American (or Black, your preference) movies worth watching during your “Shelter in place” time. And even if you have to work and have a little time. These are some quality movies you can check out. In no specific order: also the Banker is on Apple TV

The Banker

Self Made - the Madam C.J Walker story

Uncorked

 

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Today I speak with my wife Alicia Carr that has be traveling the world speaking about Women in technology as well as diversity and her journey in becoming a coder at 51 years old.  I sit her down to talk about her latest experience as well as how she is getting her message out to people around the world. Also her latest trip is in London England where I joined her to do a keynote at the BCS chartered institute for IT.

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 My Mission (Alicia Carr)

One of my life’s goal and mission is to EMPOWER women. I have learned that we are the same with our struggles and I don’t want to see color. I see women, and women all over the world are going through problems they shouldn’t have to whether its in tech or through life.  I also see, as people, as women, we are one. When women struggle, we all struggle.

 

 

Alicia gets a chance to speak at the UK BCS conference in London and we get to tour the city With our new best Friends.  Charolette, her father Paul and Gen Ashley. We discuss her experience as a keynote speaker and how her talks have evolved in order to get people motivated and involved with women, minorities and young people with technology. Alicia lets us know her thoughts and feelings about the experience.

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BCS brings together practitioners, academics, students and businesses in the UK and internationally. With our network of 100+ specialist and regional groups it’s easy to make new contacts and share discussion and ideas with like-minded people, whatever your area of interest.

 

We end our interview with Tremel Copeland with reminiscing of older equipment and a few techniques of recording and producing.  A great conversation of old perspective and new with a common love of creating.

SoundCloud: Zuri production

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4 Your Eyes Only plunges deep into J. Cole's soul.  You can clearly hear it in his voice - pleading testifying, on the verge of cracking.  At Center stage with no featured guest, The North Carolina rapper speaks out on social ills, black lives and doing the right thing in a world of wrong.

We plunge into this amazing artist with a old hip hop head and a Generation X perspective.  Sean and I give props to a hip hop artist with a CD well made We revisit this because of the new release of the new K.O.D

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Chaz and I welcome our special guest and Millennial Justin Fontenot.  A cyber security manager that came from humble beginnings to overcome those obstacles and began achieving his goals with a well structured plan to be successful.  Alicia joins us to add color and her perspective to the IT issues occurring now. An amazing story that will inspire many

 

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On this episode, Chaz takes us down his path and obstacles to get to his point in his life currently.  He takes us through the process and transition from employed to unemployed to being employed again.  A great Segway to starting our series of millennials that went through different hardships during their younger years to get to a point in their life to make a decision about their future. Financial and academically.  

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This episode Chaz and I welcome a special guest to speak about the unsexy life of insurance. We were approached by a member of the welcome to the wall crew, and asked, what are good options for life insurance as a young millennial.  Chaz and I reached out to super agent Jeremy Goodrich from Shine insurance to fill us in on the unsexiness of insurance and what we don't know and what we should know. We discuss options with Life insurance, investments and the little things we missed without talking to an expert.

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 Term Life                       - Term pays only if death occurs during the term of the policy
                                         (1 - 30 years)
Whole Life                     - Whole pays a death benefit whenever you die.   even if you live to 100
Universal Life                - UL the excess of premium payments above the current cost of insurance
                                          is credited to the cash value of the policy  
Variable Universal Life   - VUL is a permanent life insurance policy with an investment component. The policy has a cash value account, which is invested in a number of sub-accounts 

On this podcast I sit down with a talented artist, illustrator and community activist Marcus "The Visual" Williams.  We discuss his independent comics and artwork and how he promotes it to children.  Also we Geek out about the new Marvel Cinematic Universe.

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A long time lover of video games, comic art, and all things animated, I’ve dedicated my young artistic years to fine tuning my illustration muscles by way of freelancing. Over fifteen years later, I’m catching my stride and still ever growing in hopes of being a well rounded illustrator.
Stationed in Atlanta Ga, I spend most of my time toiling away late nights on everything from illustrating children’s books, comic art, to random character commissions and more. A proud father of two, I somehow manage to steal enough time to create loads of artwork and check homework. I’m excited about the direction my comic properties are heading in, and I look forward to creating more forms of visual entertainment and stories to enjoy

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