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Mane + Side Huscle Podcast

Mane + Side Huscle Podcast

By Mane Huscle Side Huscle
Native Memphians talking multiple streams of income to support your lifestyle and future.
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E44: Earn Your Leisure Through Side Hustles w / Latasha Harris
We talk to Latasha Harris, middle school principal, about turning her passion for creating unique slumber parties into a lucrative side hustle. She uses funds from her side hustle to fund leisure activities like traveling the world. Go to to connect with Latasha to get your curated slumber party. To find more info on the podcast, to connect with us, and find our latest merchandise go to
May 13, 2021
E43: Change Your Mindset, Change Your Life w / Andre Haynes
In this episode we talk to Andre Haynes. He is an entrepreneur and real estate investor out of Chicago. Dre shares his story of how changing his mindset ultimately led him to begin to invest in real estate and the stock market changing his life forever. Visit to find some great content from Andre. Go to to get more content from us and find our latest merchandise.
May 06, 2021
E42: Grindin' With Purpose w / Dwayne Chaffen and Rick Askew
In this episode Dwayne Chaffen and Rick Askew, founders of Memphis Grindhouse Coffee, talk about how they started a premium coffee brand as their side hustle. They also discuss their "Why" which is helping improve child literacy. To find out more about Memphis Grindhouse Coffee and to purchase their premium coffee go to . Enter promo code "mane" to get 15% off your purchase. Go to to connect with us and find our latest merchandise.
April 29, 2021
E41: The Party & Huscle Don't Stop w / Reggie King
We talk to Reggie King, night life event promoter, about how he balances being an educator by day and night life concierge by night.
April 22, 2021
E40: It Takes A Village w/ Sheleah Harris
In this episode we chat with Sheleah Harris. She gets into her many ventures from being a Memphis school board representative, to running a nonprofit, to starting a scholarship program all while holding down a 9 to 5. Everything Sheleah does aligns with her purpose to help the youth of Memphis. Find more about the Legacy Leaders Scholarship at . Find more about Living Grace Non-Profit at . Make sure you subscribe to the podcast and check out our latest merchandise at
April 15, 2021
E39: No Losses, Just Lessons
In this episode, we talk about dealing with failure and how taking L's in life is not really a bad thing as long as you learn the lessons from the losses. Make sure you follow us on social media @manesidehuscle and check out our latest merchandise at
April 08, 2021
E38: Business Structure Secures the Bag w / Jorel Jenious
In the episode Jorel Jenious, co-owner of Meridian Financial Management (Little Rock, AR), shares how he transitioned from the education arena into financial management. He also shares some best practices for small businesses so that they are properly set up. To find more about Jorel's services go to . To get in contact with us and to find our latest merchandise go to
April 01, 2021
E37: Why Not Do Both w / Andrea Johnson
We talk to Andrea Johnson, owner of the Bubble Bistro, about her transition from financial lending to becoming a full time entrepreneur. She also gives insight into her other business ventures including high-end vacation rentals. You can find Andrea's amazing bath and body products at and if you are traveling to the Memphis area and need a nice place to stay check our her vacation rentals at To get in contact with us or to find our latest huscle merchandise go to
March 25, 2021
E36: Keepin' It Real...Estate w / Henry Washington
In E36 Dre and Alisha talk to Henry Washington, founder of Independence Realty Group. Henry talks about his life-changing journey in real estate investing where he has grown his portfolio to over 60 rental units. He shares information on how he was able to do it in a relatively short period of time. You can find out more about Henry and Independence Realty Group at You can find his online courses at and use the promo code "mane" for a special discount offer. Visit to find more info on the podcast and grab some of our latest merchandise.
March 18, 2021
E35: Never Stop Creating w / SunAh Laybourn
Dre and Alisha talk to serial content creator, SunAh Laybourn. She talks about how she is able to balance being a professor in higher education with her many media ventures. SunAh hosts multiple podcasts of her own, produces podcasts, and also hosts a radio show. To find out more about SunAh and her many ventures, visit
March 11, 2021
E34: Gentrify Your Own Hood w / Chris Senegal
Dre and Alisha talk to entrepreneur and real estate investor, Chris Senegal. Chris shares his story of making the transition from corporate America to full-time entrepreneur. He also talks about the work he is doing to revitalize communities in the 5th Ward of Houston, TX. For more information about Chris and the work he's doing, visit
March 04, 2021
E33: Health Brings You Wealth w / Damien Jones
In Episode 33 we talked to Damien Jones, the owner of Revive Therapy and Wellness. Damien shares his story of how he took control of his own personal health which lead him to become a licensed massage therapist and start his own company as a side hustle. He's in corporate sales by day and providing all forms of massage by night. In addition to massage therapy, he also provides herbal supplements to help improve overall health. You can find more information about Revive at
February 25, 2021
E32: Tap Into the Culture w/ Kelvin Kolheim
In episode 32, Dre and Alisha talk to Kelvin Kolheim, the founder of Beale St. Brewing Co. It is the first black owned craft beer company in Memphis. Kelvin gives insight on how he got into brewing beer and why it's so important to him that all his products authentically represent the "M" Town. He also talks about his partnership with the iconic Memphis rap group, Eight-Ball and MJG. To find out more information on Beale St. Brewing Co. visit their website
February 18, 2021
E31: Prelude To Season 3 (Bonus)
In this bonus episode, Dre and Alisha recap the many events that happened in the 4th quarter of 2020 and the rocky start to 2021. They discuss some of their personal goals for 2021 as well as what's upcoming in Season 3 of the podcast.
February 18, 2021
E30: Launch Pod Series Vol. 4 w/ Dominic Lawson
In episode 30, Dre and Alisha talk to fellow Memphis podcaster Dominic Lawson, host of The Start Up Life Podcast. Dominic discusses how his podcast has evolved from humble beginnings recording in a closet to growing his audience to a level where the podcast is now syndicated on 10 radio stations across the U.S.
September 24, 2020
E29: Launch Pod Series Vol. 3
In E29 we talk to Briana Reid and Kiara Beauchamp, the hosts of the Amateur Adults Podcast. They talk about how and why they started their podcast journey and how they are preparing to transition to video recording.
September 17, 2020
E28: Launch Pod Series Vol. 2 with Ena Esco
In E28, we continue our series of episodes talking to fellow podcasters. We talk to Ena Esco, host of the Verbally Effective Podcast. She talks about her transition from radio to podcasting, the importance of owning your own content, and how she got an invitation to participate in South By Southwest music festival.
September 10, 2020
E27: Launch Pod Series Vol. 1 w/ Ron "Champ" Brooks
In E27 we talk to Ron "Champ" Brooks, host of the Minding Your Business Podcast. We talk to Ron about his podcast journey, the ups, the downs, and how his podcast has evolved over the years.
September 03, 2020
E26: Recap, 'Rona', & Redirects (Season 2 Finale)
In E26, the final episode of season 2, Dre and Alisha recap the season and also discuss the many challenges and opportunities presented in the first half of 2020.
July 16, 2020
E25: Cooking Up The Huscle!
In E25, Dre and Alisha chop it up with radio on-air personality, Big Sue. Sue talks about how she's been able to capitalize in multiple areas in the radio industry and how she's found her 'second act' through her love of food and cooking.
July 09, 2020
E24: Strategic As A Mug!
In episode 24, Dre and Alisha talk to Ken and Mary Olds, owners of Muggin Coffee House. Ken and Mary give great insight into their strategy and planning for going into  entrepreneurship while maintaining careers that they love.
July 02, 2020
E23: Purpose Over Profits
In episode 23, Dre and Alisha talk to Deidre' Pryor, founder of The Hygiene Chic non-profit organization. She talks about what it took for her to establish her non-profit and why she chose the non-profit route instead of the for-profit model.
June 25, 2020
E22: Capture The Culture!
In this episode, Dre and Alisha talk to Elliott Sayles, the owner of the Mane T-Shirt brand. Elliott shares how he has embraced the Memphis culture to set himself apart and connect to the market.
June 18, 2020
E21: Mane, Burn The Life Boat
Dre and Alisha talk to Kelvin Woods, owner of The Tee Shirt Lab, about how he dove head first into entrepreneurship without a life jacket and was able to grow a thriving business.
June 11, 2020
E20: When The Side 'Huscle' Blows Up Pt. II
In part 2 of the conversation, Dre and Alisha talk to Cynthia Daniels about elevating her hustle while navigating through a pandemic.
June 04, 2020
E19: When The Side 'Huscle' Blows Up! Pt.1
In part 1 of a 2 part conversation with Ms. Cynthia Daniels, owner of Cynthia Daniels & Co. Events, Cynthia tells the story of how her side hustle was born and how she began to make the transition to full.
May 28, 2020
E18: The 'Huscle' Don't Stop!
In this episode, Dre and Alisha talk to eduction professional and motivational speaker, Shawn Boyd. He talks about how he balances his many hustles and how he always keeps an open mind to explore new things in his business.
May 20, 2020
E17: Bet On Yourself, Mane!
Dre and Alisha talk to fitness trainer and business owner, Alton Williams, about transitioning his side 'huscle' into his mane 'hustle', betting on himself, and becoming a full-time entrepreneur.
May 14, 2020
E16: The Rona is Here...What Now?
Dre and Alisha talk about how the pandemic has made them adapt, what's to come in Season 2, and other random stuff.
May 07, 2020
E15: We Back, Mane!
In Episode 15, the premiere episode of season 2, Dre and Alisha talk to Forex trading professional and coach, Al Pickett. Al talks tells his story about betting on himself and making 'today' count.
April 29, 2020
E14: Season 1 Finale (5 Things We Learned From Podcasting)
Dre and Alisha reflect on the first season of their FIRST podcast.
April 21, 2020
E13: Authentic Huscle
Jeremy Smith, creator of F*uck Them Folks lifestyle brand talks about "going and growing," business lessons and why being authentic always wins.
April 21, 2020
E12: 4th Quarter Huscle
What can you do in the 4th quarter of the year to make sure your 'huscle' finishes strong or you're set up success in the upcoming year? Dre and Alisha talk about goal-setting and how to make sure you meet them.
April 21, 2020
E11: Believe in the Huscle Part II
In part II, Jason Gardner, multi- entrepreneur, discusses the branding of Trap Fusion restaurant and running two different businesses.
April 21, 2020
E10: Believe in the Huscle
Jason Gardner, multi- entrepreneur, discusses beginnings, branding and his exit out of Corporate American to found BeLeaf Cigar Co.
April 21, 2020
E9: Elevate the Huscle
Andre and Alisha talk to Nikki Chanel about elevating your hustle to the next level.
April 21, 2020
E8: Huscle Mindset
Andre and Alisha talk abundance vs. scarcity mindset and how it can affect your hustle.
April 21, 2020
E7: Finding Purpose in the Pain
Marketing expert and HIV advocate, La'Deia Joyce, talks about how purpose shaped her side hustle.
April 21, 2020
E6: Financing the Huscle
Financial advisor and owner of Berkley Financial, Nick Smith, tells us how to set the money foundation for our hustles. In this episode, we discuss:  Nick's Hustle Story, How to budget, Why to invest in life insurance.
April 21, 2020
E5: Balancing the Huscle
Rachel King of Patchwrk Rach and creator of 'JUNT' apparel shares her huscle story and how she balances work and life.
April 21, 2020
E4: Don't Be a Zombie 'Mane'
Memphis-made entrepreneur James Kelly shares his experiences and philosophies in business and in life.
April 18, 2020
E3: The Audacity
Andre and Alisha speak with  Chef Ragan Oglesby-Phillips. Entrepreneur and chef, Ragan, talks about how she moved from 9-5 to side huscle, now full-time business.
April 18, 2020
E2: Mane Event Pt. 2
Continuation of episode 1. Alisha and Andre continue to discuss the need to create multiple streams of income.
April 18, 2020
Mane Event Pt. 1
Intro to and origin of the podcast.
February 28, 2020