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9to5workrebels podcast

9to5workrebels podcast

By Ebony

A podcast about those disrupting the norm both inside and out of the 9-5, rebels that are chasing their dreams, change-makers, and freedom seekers living on their own terms. Covering, the entrepreneurial journey, side hustles, and career specials (including the upcoming 'Gems In Comms' special series that spotlights Black, Asian, and Ethnic Minorities working in UK PR & Communications which is a majority white (91%) sector). Ebony Gayle is an author, independent PR & Comms consultant, coach, speaker, and a big advocate for being yourself and creating a life you love.
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Gems in comms - Advita Patel #14 "she was vilified there was micro-aggressions and aggressions. Across the board”
Gems in comms - Advita Patel #14 "she was vilified there was micro-aggressions and aggressions. Across the board”
For this week’s episode of the series special, ‘Gems in comms’ podcast was bought to you by 9to5workrebels and in association with Hanson Search.  I chat with Advita Patel, founder of Comms Rebel,  Co-Founder of  A Leader Like Me, and EDI advocate about her journey in PR & Comms. ‘Gems in Comms’ A 9to5workrebels podcast series special, offers insight into the career trajectory of people of colour working within the PR and communications, an industry notoriously known for being overwhelmingly white at 91%. The series tackles questions about racism at work, thoughts on allyship, what makes a good working environment, and much more.
01:21:60
December 06, 2022
Gems in Comms - Sudha Singh #13 “because I am assertive…. I’ve been told to tone it down”
Gems in Comms - Sudha Singh #13 “because I am assertive…. I’ve been told to tone it down”
For this week’s episode of the series special, ‘Gems in comms’ podcast was bought to you by 9to5workrebels and in association with Hanson Search.  I chat with Sudha Singh, founder of The Purpose Room about her journey in PR & Comms. ‘Gems in Comms’ A 9to5workrebels podcast series special, offers insight into the career trajectory of people of colour working within the PR and communications, an industry notoriously known for being overwhelmingly white at 91%. The series tackles questions about racism at work, thoughts on allyship, what makes a good working environment, and much more.
01:23:24
November 29, 2022
Gems in Comms - Jessica Wimbart #12 "we’ve created a safe space… we’re lucky we don’t have to work with racists"
Gems in Comms - Jessica Wimbart #12 "we’ve created a safe space… we’re lucky we don’t have to work with racists"
For this week’s episode of the special series, ‘Gems in comms’ podcast from 9to5workrebels in association with Hanson Search.  I chat with Jessica Hope, founder & CEO of Wimbart PR about her journey in PR & Comms. ‘Gems in Comms’ A 9to5workrebels podcast series special, offers insight into the career trajectory of people of colour working within the PR and communications, an industry notoriously known for being overwhelmingly white at 91%. The series tackles questions about racism at work, thoughts on allyship, what makes a good working environment, and much more. Contact:  9to5workrebels@gmail.com
57:45
November 22, 2022
Gems in Comms - Matt Brown #11 – social capital is the dominating force in how well you do in society
Gems in Comms - Matt Brown #11 – social capital is the dominating force in how well you do in society
For this week’s episode of the special series ‘Gems in comms’ podcast from  9to5workrebels and in association with Hanson Search.  I chat with Matt Brown, Director of Communications & Corporate Affairs at Transport for London (TFL) about his journey in PR & Comms. ‘Gems in Comms’ A 9to5workrebels podcast series special, offers insight into the career trajectory of people of colour working within the PR and communications, an industry notoriously known for being overwhelmingly white at 91%. The series tackles questions about racism at work, thoughts on allyship, what makes a good working environment, and much more.
53:60
November 15, 2022
Gems in comms - Ngozi Emeagi #10 “realising its an industry where hardly anyone looked like me”
Gems in comms - Ngozi Emeagi #10 “realising its an industry where hardly anyone looked like me”
For this week’s episode of the series special ‘Gems in comms’ podcast bought to you by 9to5workrebels and in association with Hanson Search,  I chat to Ngozi Emeagi Director of Communications – Data & analytics at The London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) about her journey in PR & Comms. ‘Gems in Comms’ A 9to5workrebels podcast series special, offers insight into the career trajectory of people of colour working within the PR and communications, an industry notoriously known for being overwhelmingly white at 91%. The series tackles questions about racism at work, thoughts on allyship, what makes a good working environment, and much more.
48:24
November 08, 2022
Gems in Comms - Ronke Lawal #9 “you shouldn’t need a label to do the thing that is right
Gems in Comms - Ronke Lawal #9 “you shouldn’t need a label to do the thing that is right
For this week’s episode of the new 9to5workrebels series special ‘Gems in comms’ podcast from 9to5workrebels and in association with Hanson Search, I chat with Ronke Lawal founder of Ariatu PR about her journey as a Black woman working in PR & Comms. ‘Gems in Comms’ A 9to5workrebels podcast series special, offers insight into the career trajectory of people of colour working within the PR and communications, an industry notoriously known for being overwhelmingly white at 91%. The series tackles questions about racism at work, thoughts on allyship, what makes a good working environment, and much more.
49:11
November 01, 2022
Gems in Comms - Jennifer Thomas #8 “The impact is greater because our point of reference & starting point is lower”
Gems in Comms - Jennifer Thomas #8 “The impact is greater because our point of reference & starting point is lower”
For this week’s episode of the new 9to5workrebels series special ‘Gems in comms’ podcast series special bought to you in association with Hanson Search,  I speak to Jennifer Thomas, Head of Communications, Data & Analytics at London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) about her journey in PR & Comms. ‘Gems in Comms’ A 9to5workrebels podcast series special, offers insight into the career trajectory of people of colour working within the PR and communications, an industry notoriously known for being overwhelmingly white at 91%. The series tackles questions around racism at work, thoughts on allyship, what makes a good working environment, and much more.
01:09:29
October 24, 2022
Gems in Comms - Caroline Bernard MCIPR #7 “Everybody else gets to speak.. and when you start speaking you’re interrupted constantly.”
Gems in Comms - Caroline Bernard MCIPR #7 “Everybody else gets to speak.. and when you start speaking you’re interrupted constantly.”
For this week’s episode of the new 9to5workrebels series special ‘Gems in comms’ podcast series special bought to you in association with Hanson Search,  I speak to Caroline Bernard, Head of Influence at Respect UK, about her journey in PR & Comms. ‘Gems in Comms’ A 9to5workrebels podcast series special, offers insight into the career trajectory of people of colour working within the PR and communications, an industry notoriously known for being overwhelmingly white at 91%. The series tackles questions around racism at work, thoughts on diversity & allyship, what makes a good working environment, and much more.
51:49
October 17, 2022
Gems in Comms - Effie Kanyua #6 “The luxury beauty industry is even tougher… fully qualified and they wouldn’t give me a look in.”
Gems in Comms - Effie Kanyua #6 “The luxury beauty industry is even tougher… fully qualified and they wouldn’t give me a look in.”
For this week’s episode of the new 9to5workrebels series special ‘Gems in comms’ podcast series special bought to you in association with Hanson Search,  I speak to Effie Kanyua, former Director of PR & Communications at Hearst UK about her journey in PR & Comms. ‘Gems in Comms’ A 9to5workrebels podcast series special, offers insight into the career trajectory of people of colour working within the PR and communications, an industry notoriously known for being overwhelmingly white at 91%. The series tackles questions around racism at work, thoughts on diversity & allyship, what makes a good working environment, and much more.
01:12:40
October 10, 2022
Gems in Comms - Kate Isichei #5 “..he thought the person that reported to me was my boss”
Gems in Comms - Kate Isichei #5 “..he thought the person that reported to me was my boss”
For this week’s episode of the new 9to5workrebels series special ‘Gems in comms’ podcast series special bought to you in association with Hanson Search,  I speak to Kate Isichei Internal Global Communications Consultant about her journey in PR & Comms. ‘Gems in Comms’ A 9to5workrebels podcast series special, offers insight into the career trajectory of people of colour working within the PR and communications, an industry notoriously known for being overwhelmingly white at 91%. The series tackles questions around racism at work, thoughts on diversity & allyship, what makes a good working environment, and much more.
51:01
October 03, 2022
Gems in Comms - Evadney Campbell #4 – “I never give up, I can’t change the fact that I’m Black, it is what it is”
Gems in Comms - Evadney Campbell #4 – “I never give up, I can’t change the fact that I’m Black, it is what it is”
For this week’s episode of the new 9to5workrebels series special ‘Gems in comms’ podcast series special bought to you in association with Hanson Search,  I speak to Evadney Campbell co-founder of Shiloh PR and university lecturer about her journey in PR & Comms. ‘Gems in Comms’ A 9to5workrebels podcast series special, offers insight into the career trajectory of people of colour working within the PR and communications, an industry notoriously known for being overwhelmingly white at 91%. The series tackles questions around racism at work, thoughts on diversity & allyship, what makes a good working environment, and much more.
01:26:26
September 26, 2022
Gems in Comms - Katrina Marshall #3 “I needed a whole different set of weapons to fight the racial side of making it in comms”
Gems in Comms - Katrina Marshall #3 “I needed a whole different set of weapons to fight the racial side of making it in comms”
For this week’s episode of the new 9to5workrebels series special ‘Gems in comms’ podcast series special bought to you in association with Hanson Search,  I speak to Katrina Marshall, writer, journalist & comms professional, about her journey in PR & Comms. ‘Gems in Comms’ A 9to5workrebels podcast series special, offers insight into the career trajectory of people of colour working within the PR and communications, an industry notoriously known for being overwhelmingly white at 91%. The series tackles questions around racism at work, thoughts on diversity & allyship, what makes a good working environment, and much more.
01:26:18
September 19, 2022
Gems in Comms – Sarah Samee #2 “I’ve had people say to me, you only got that job because you’re brown"
Gems in Comms – Sarah Samee #2 “I’ve had people say to me, you only got that job because you’re brown"
For this week’s episode of the new 9to5workrebels series special  ‘Gems in comms’ podcast series special bought to you in association with Hanson Search,  I speak to Sarah Samee, award-winning corporate ommunications expert and former VP of Women in PR UK about her journey in PR & Comms. ‘Gems in Comms’ A 9to5workrebels podcast series special, offers insight into the career trajectory of people of colour working within the PR and communications, an industry notoriously known for being overwhelmingly white at 91%. The series tackles questions around racism at work, thoughts on diversity & allyship, what makes a good working environment, and much more.
01:05:57
September 13, 2022
Gems in Comms – Fiona Chow #1 – “I can lean into some of the stereotypes that are positive”
Gems in Comms – Fiona Chow #1 – “I can lean into some of the stereotypes that are positive”
For the launch of the new 9to5workrebels series special  ‘Gems in comms’ podcast series special bought to you in association with Hanson Search,  I speak to Fiona Chow, founder of Goadi consulting, founder & CEO of Ugly Babies, and the co-host of ‘Not Another Crypto Show’ podcast about her journey in PR & Comms. ‘Gems in Comms’ A 9to5workrebels podcast series special, offers insight into the career trajectory of people of colour working within the PR and communications, an industry notoriously known for being overwhelmingly white at 91%. The series tackles questions around racism at work, thoughts on diversity & allyship, what makes a good working environment, and much more.
51:60
September 12, 2022
Gems in comms series special Teaser
Gems in comms series special Teaser
A new podcast series special ‘Gems in Comms’ that spotlights Black, Asian and Ethnic Minority talent in the UK PR and Communications industry will launch on 13 September 2022. ‘Gems in Comms’ a 9to5workrebels podcast series special bought to you in association with Hanson Search offers insight into the career trajectory of people of colour working within the PR and communications, an industry notoriously known for being overwhelmingly white at 91%.
04:26
September 06, 2022
Gems in Comms - Series special trailer
Gems in Comms - Series special trailer
A new podcast series special that spotlights Black, Asian and Ethnic Minority talent in the UK PR and Communications industry will launch on 13 September 2022. ‘Gems in Comms’ A 9to5workrebels podcast series special, offers insight into the career trajectory of people of colour working within the PR and communications, an industry notoriously known for being overwhelmingly white at 91%. The series tackles questions around racism at work, thoughts on diversity & allyship, what makes a good working environment, mindset management, as well as celebrating milestones and sharing lived experiences. 
01:58
September 01, 2022
Entrepreneurial 9to5er creates children books series with black lead character - Murray the Milkman & friends
Entrepreneurial 9to5er creates children books series with black lead character - Murray the Milkman & friends
In this episode, Ebony speaks with Trovers Orr, a 9-5 hustler who is the author and creator of the Murray the Milkman & Co. children's book series.  Trovers is also a publisher, clothes designer @Exodus Africa, mentor, and football coach.
39:40
June 29, 2021
From waitress to 7 figure business owner & founder of Mommy Income
From waitress to 7 figure business owner & founder of Mommy Income
I chat with Kristin Ostrander author, serial entrepreneur, speaker, podcaster, and eCommerce expert. Kristin is the Founder and CEO of MommyIncome.com where she uses her years of experience in ecommerce to teach others to grow businesses and brands on Amazon. She also hosts a weekly podcast, The Amazon Files.
42:10
June 07, 2021
From Million dollar accounts to The Mind Whisperer & Best Selling Author - Dawna Campbell
From Million dollar accounts to The Mind Whisperer & Best Selling Author - Dawna Campbell
Ebony chats with Dawna Campbell known as the Mind Whisperer and best-selling author as she shares her journey of working for 25years in finance, managing million-dollar accounts to transitioning to focusing on abundance & becoming the mind whisperer and author of 'Financially Fit'.  Dawna has an international private practice where she assists her clients in creating a life of happiness, prosperity, and love and is a motivational speaker sharing her techniques.  To learn more about Dawna, visit her website at https://dawnacampbell.com
44:06
May 11, 2021
Maths teacher creates black doll line to empower her daughter & young girls
Maths teacher creates black doll line to empower her daughter & young girls
Ebony chats with Charlotte Francis the maths teacher turned entrepreneur who created the black doll line 'Biankha and friends' after her own daughter fell out of love with her natural hair and heritage after starting school. https://www.biankhaandfriends.com/about-biankha/
53:15
April 08, 2021
From 9-5 to awarding winning 7 figure Business (SnoozeShade) & Amazon best seller - Cara Sayer
From 9-5 to awarding winning 7 figure Business (SnoozeShade) & Amazon best seller - Cara Sayer
I have a chat with Cara Sayer a 9 to 5 work rebel and mum with no experience in retail or manufacturing who created a product inspired by her daughter - SnoozeShade. She wanted her baby daughter to sleep when they were out and about and Cara believed other parents had the same problem. So she decided to create a solution that resulted in a 7-figure business.
01:01:49
March 25, 2021
Self-taught vegan cosmetic entrepreneur & Founder of Nizz Cosmetics - Charlene Laville - reloaded
Self-taught vegan cosmetic entrepreneur & Founder of Nizz Cosmetics - Charlene Laville - reloaded
I have a chat with Charlene Laville, a self-taught cosmetic entrepreneur who took her passion for makeup and Founded Nizz Cosmetics. She is also a registered nurse and author for more info visit https://www.nizzcosmetics.co.uk/
48:52
March 25, 2021
Never had a job & started her first biz with £150! Lisa Newton, author, course creator & award-winning serial entrepreneur
Never had a job & started her first biz with £150! Lisa Newton, author, course creator & award-winning serial entrepreneur
9to5work Rebel founder Ebony Gayle chats with Lisa Newton, a successful award-winning serial entrepreneur on her story of starting out with £150 and never looking back or having to join the 9-5 matrix.
58:08
January 31, 2021