J Haleem

S.T.A.R.V.E. Talk (Stand Tall And Reclaim Victory Everyday) This podcast shares tips, thoughts, and ideas on how to build and successful platform by overcoming challenges and going from Surviving to thriving. Featured guests have overcome struggles and built a career or business by Standing Tall A Reclaiming Victory Everyday. To learn more: visit, www.jhaleem.com. Follow J Haleem & I Won't Starve on all social media outlets, @iamjhaleem @iwontstarve. Subscribe to the YouTube channel, S.T.A.R.V.E. Talk
S.T.A.R.V.E. Talk - Episode 2 - Attorney Katherine Myers
Would you apply to 18 law schools? Attorney Katherine Myers Wilson did. She applied to 18, was accepted by 15, rejected by 3, which included the one she really wanted to attend...the one her friend was accepted to. Attorney Myers has had a long career in the legal industry including working with the South Carolina Supreme Court and is no stranger to fighting for the rights of others in and out of the courtroom. She has transitioned from working with lawyers to launching her own business, Myers Law Firm. In this interview with J Haleem, Attorney Myers gets candid about her entrepreneurship journey, building her own table, and the importance of leaving a living legacy.  02:22 - Introduction of Guest 03:42 - Attorney Myers Shares her Early Beginnings 07:22 - Attorney Myers Discusses How She Applied to 18 Law Schools 09:03 - Is Rejection a Sign to Move Forward with Your Dreams or Abort Them? 10:10 - The Business of Education & The Importance of Having a Plan   13:00 - Parents, Your Children Are Looking to You 15:19 - Attorney Myers recounts her Law Career Including an Appointment with the South              Carolina Supreme Court  16:12 - Am I Where I Want to Be? 17:40 - I Am Good Enough 18:56 - Building Her Table 20:05 - The System is Against Entrepreneurs 26:15 - Developing the Entrepreneurial Mindset 28:43 - How to Handle Low Profit Generating Months in Business 29:48 - When Giving is the Answer 32:00 - The Power of Community  34:30 - Legacy & Lineage 37:15 - Definition of Success  Follow Attorney Myers: @katrmyers_law  Follow Myers Law Firm: http://www.myerslf.com (www.myerslf.com) Follow J Haleem: @iamjhaleem  Connect with J Haleem: http://www.jhaleem.com (www.jhaleem.com)
6d ago
43 mins
S.T.A.R.V.E. Talk - Episode 1 "The Mahogany Box"
In this episode of S.T.A.R.V.E. Talk, J Haleem sits down with guest, Gia Neil (Sneed), of The Mahogany Box. During their conversation, Gia speaks about her 30 years of service to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, her entrepreneurial endeavors, and the importance of being a lifelong learner and supporting others.  Show Notes: 1:18: - J Haleem welcomes Gia to the show 3:40 - Gia shares the beginnings of her creative journey as an artist and her business venture.  5:20 - J Haleem commends Gia for her 30 years of service to the LA County Sheriff’s Department  6:08 - Gia speaks about her service as an officer of the law  10:00 - Gia speaks on “being human,” even though she wears a police uniform. J Haleem acknowledges how important this is, especially as a Black woman.  15:36 - J Haleem talks about an incident he observed on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles. He talks candidly about why it’s important as Black people to speak up, even if it’s crimes committed against ourselves.  17:07 - Gia salutes J Haleem and gives him his flowers for the creation of the I Won’t Starve brand/movement.  24:02 - Gia speaks about empowering and helping those who look like her.  26:02 - Gia gives us a sneak peek into what her life could be as a full-time entrepreneur.  32:12 - Many people speak against having a full-time job while running your business. J Haleem asks Gia her thoughts on this.  37:24 - Gia shares her advice on the importance of holding on to your job. 41:38 - J Haleem speaks on why he started his platform.  49:17 - J Haleem thanks Gia for her service & accepting the invitation for being a guest.  Social Media Contact:  Instagram @themahoganybox   Facebook: The Mahogany Box  Website: https://shopthemahoganybox (https://shopthemahogany)box.com
Jan 2 2022
52 mins