Creative Breakthrough: Jumpstart your Creative Career
By Shereen Kassam, Funny Brown Girl
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How do I elevate my creative passion to the next level? How do I become a successful creative in entertainment, business, fashion, design, or the arts? How do I leave my 9-5 job to pursue my passion full-time? And the biggest question – can I make my dreams a reality? Welcome to the Creative Breakthrough podcast where host Shereen Kassam aka Funny Brown Girl will help you answer these questions by bringing you in-depth conversations with successful creative leaders of color, across TV, film, music, literature, and beyond. Guests will share inspiration and real-life strategies for turning creative passion projects into full-time careers. Shereen will also share stories and strategies that she used to step outside her 9-5 to become an internationally touring stand-up comedian, radio personality, actress, and now podcaster. Hear from experts, get inspired, and drive your creative career forward! Join us on this journey to help each other win! For inspiration Instagram - @funnybrowngirl Shownotes - www.funnybrowngirl.com/podcast
||CleanEpisode 11: Time Management||Episode 11: Time Management with Shereen Kassam, Funny Brown Girl Many of you reached out after Episode 09 on Work Life Balance with additional questions, mostly about time management. So here you go! Here are my 5 keys to success for time management...||12/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10: Award-Winning Vocalist Laurin Talese: Embrace Yourself & Be Unstoppable||“I felt I was living on 10% battery life” Laurin has performed in a host of national and international venues such as The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Philadelphia's Academy of Music, The National, and, most recently, in front of a...||11/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 09: The Secrets to Work Life Balance||It cost Shereen thousands of dollars in medical bills to realize she didn’t have a mysterious disease that kept sending her to the emergency room; it was the stress of her job that was wreaking havoc on her body. In this episode, Shereen...||11/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 08: Outsourced's Rizwan Manji - Persistence Pays Off||Rizwan Manji is best known for playing Rajiv, the hysterically officious, scheming assistant manager of a call center in the NBC comedy OUTSOURCED, part of the network’s prestigious Thursday night comedy lineup. This groundbreaking TV show was...||11/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 07: The Power of Yes||I’m a big believer in saying YES. In this episode, I talk about the positive impacts of saying YES even when you're not sure you can do it. I challenge you to say YES to something new, fun, exciting, or different this week and then drop me a...||11/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 06: Radio Personality Laura Diaz - Hustlers and Haters||Laura Diaz is a former news anchor and reporter. She decided to switch careers to radio because of the depressing environment that local news gravitates toward. She found herself not being able to shake it off after getting home from a long news...||11/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 05: Find Your Passion||What’s your passion? If you are unsure, this episode is for you! Stop spending money and time on expensive courses, books, and Instagram quotes. Instead tune in to this episode of Creative Breakthrough where Shereen Kassam aka Funny...||10/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 04: Comedian Maz Jobrani – Follow Your Dreams||Hear how Maz Jobrani went from being a PhD student to an internationally known stand-up comedian. Maz discusses the importance of following your dreams, practicing your craft, and making opportunities for yourself. Maz Jobrani has been seen on CBS’s..||10/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 03: You are Enough||In episode three, Shereen talks about the importance of believing in yourself, pursuing your passions wholeheartedly, and not listening to the doubters. Talking about her challenges pursuing acting, Shereen discusses how she had to...||10/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 02: Queen Sugar’s Tina Mabry - It Only Takes One Yes||A native of Tupelo, Mississippi, Tina Mabry graduated from the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts with an MFA in Film Production in 2005. A true hyphenate, Tina is a writer, director, and producer...||10/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 01: Meet Shereen Kassam aka FunnyBrownGirl||Welcome to Creative Breakthrough! Thank you for checking out this show! In this introduction episode, I share with you who I am and why I decided to start this show. I share with you my corporate journey, and how my career inspired me to pursue my...||10/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIntroducing Creative Breakthrough with Shereen Kassam||Join stand-up comedian and radio personality, Shereen Kassam for in-depth conversations with creatives from across TV, film, music, radio, comedy, literature, and beyond to learn real life strategies to help you on your creative journey. Subscribe...||9/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Funny Brown Girl makes great points on how to get on a path to having your own idea of a healthy work/life balance.
Good info and advice. Well worth a listen.
Thank you so much, great stuff blowing my mind!