By Borrowed Interest
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An advertising podcast hosted by three women of color, kicking it in the business and working it all out with thoughtful discussions, screams and laughter. We’re your workplace wokebaes with something to say, so listen up!
||Explicit14 Bottle Service (MAMA I MADE IT)||This week is our last episode of the season! We get lit in the studio, answer your questions and get into the most important discussion of the season: our favorite Beyoncé songs. It’s been a journey, we love y’all and will be back soon for season 2||12/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit13 Taglining a Movement (KEEP YA HEAD UP)||This week we talk about how effective advertising techniques have helped (or hindered) social justice movements from We Are the 99% to Black Lives Matter. We also talk to Black Twitter matriarch, #oscarssowhite,||12/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit12 A Tale Of Two Ad Cities (THE STRUGGLE)||This week we get real and raw while discussing the difficulties of living in the Caucasian meccas of Minneapolis, and it’s pale sister city, Portland. We also discuss white life survival strategies with Soleil Ho (@hooleil) and Dez Ramirez of @onshego||12/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit11 Who Do You Know Here? (THE SUNKEN PLACE)||This week we beef over who works harder on creative teams (copywriters, duh) plus talk all things networking with The Coven Queen Alex Steinman (@stronglikemama_).||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit10 My Culture Is Too Big For A Post-It (THE PETTY AWARDS)||This week we shoot the s**t and talk smack about ads that failed to impress with misrepresentation, cultural appropriation or just being wack. Experience our side eyes as we watch ads and discuss their wider cultural impact.||11/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit09 Mental Health (I TRIED TO DRINK IT AWAY)||This week we talk all things mental health! We have an honest discussion about our mental health issues and what we’re doing for #selfcare. We also chat with wellness expert/brand consultant/neuroscientist/queen Nkechi Njaka (@NkechiNjaka).||11/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit08 CINDY MOTHERLOVING GALLOP (SHE DOWN)||This week Leeya gives us all the tea on the 3% conference and chats with #bossbae Cindy Gallop (@cindygallop) about sexual assault in the advertising industry and doing s**t you have no experience doing.||11/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit07 Difficult Women (HBIC)||This week we get into the ups and downs of being labelled a difficult woman aka an angry black woman aka a woman. We chat with Black Twitter queen/PR powerhouse Alexis Wilson about white feminism and being the lone black lady at your company. Also,||11/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitBlack Twitter Is Real (IT’S LIT) :15||BONUS EPISODE, BABY! We couldn’t get enough of talking tech last week so we caught up with product designer Jordan Obi, to chat about music startups, impressing teens with his dreads and the existence of black twitter.||10/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit06 The Start Up Episode (ISSA LIVE SHOW)||This week we get rowdy in our first live show for Twin Cities Start Up Week! We caught up with Mondo Davison (@TheBlackTechGuy) aka dopest founder ever to find out what the f**k a start up even is. We also played the best game of Low Hanging Fruit||10/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit05 Reclaiming My Time (FREE 99)||This week we chat with dope human Wale Agboola (@wa.deen) about the ins and outs of pro-bono work. We’re all for giving back to the community but how we do that while still valuing our skills + time? Find out in this episode.||10/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit04 Where Are All the Black People? (BRING EM OUT, BRING EM OUT)||This week Shareina heads to the Here Are All the Black People in NYC. We chat briefly about barriers to entry into advertising plus listen to highlights from interviews she did with some really dope folks at the event.||10/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitScrub-A-Dub-Don’t (FOR REAL THO) :15||IT’S AN ADVERTISING EMERGENCY. In light of the recent Dove social ad scandal, we had to hop on the phone for a :15. We have a frank discussion about our reactions to the ad and look back at other ads that “missed the mark”.||10/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit03 Mentors (YOU GON LEARN TODAY)||This week we talk all things mentorship! How to be a mentor, how to get a mentor + how to propose mentorship. We also have our freelance co-host Imani James in the house! Huge shout out to our mentors Barbara Wiener,||10/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit02 First Impressions (WHO DIS)||Welcome to Borrowed Interest Season 1! We are your #workplacewokebaes, Leeya, Shareina + Amalia. In this episode we discuss how we got started in advertising and how we got to where we are today.||9/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit01 Coming Soon (STAY READY)||BORROWED INTEREST. COMING SOON. STAY READY. A little sneak peek at the season to come.||9/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
I know this is gonna be GOOD.
Because even the teaser intro got me hooked!
I needed this!!!!
Congratulation girls! This show is so well produced and very entertaining.