The Goal Standard

By Lené Green

Stories of the grind before the shine, and how you can glow up in your business or career. Host Lené Green is on a journey to find out what it takes by interviewing boss women and men who are successful in their own right. The Goal Standard Podcast highlights the part that you won't see on social media. Guests will share the roadblocks, challenges, and struggles that they went through to get where they are today. Hear how Tonya Rapley went from being in debt to creating a growing personal finance business, how Rachel Hill retired at 27, and how Makaela Richardson created a $2 million subscription business.

  1. 1.
    Ep 102. How to create your own real estate business with Kharmika Alston of Live Love Durham
    40:55
  2. 2.
    Ep 101. Black Women Entrepreneurs in the Cannabis Industry - With Shonitria Anthony of Blunt Blowin’ Mama
    1:02:37
  3. 3.
    Ep 100. Why being overworked is not a badge of honor
    21:11
  4. 4.
    Ep 99. How to be a boss in the corporate and business world with Toneisha Friday of Blex Technologies
    32:40
  5. 5.
    Ep 98. How to leave Corporate America and start a global brand with Jakiya Brown Thiaw of Travelingfro
    45:58
  6. 6.
    Ep 97. How to make money from things you’re good at by Ebony Staten of The Vogue Room
    20:47
  7. 7.
    Ep 96. How battling an illness led this entrepreneur to create one of the top 20 black beauty brands - with Dawn Fitch of Pooka Beauty
    38:09
  8. 8.
    Ep 95. How to start a product-based business from scratch with Gaynete Jones
    36:11
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    Ep 94. I quit my job during a pandemic and other things that happened in 2020
    29:07
  2. 10.
    Ep 93. [REWIND] How to balance business, career and life with Chris-Tia Donaldson
    29:55
  3. 11.
    Ep 92. [REWIND] Keisha Mabry gives us the keys to getting connected to everything we need to be successful
    39:33
  4. 12.
    Ep 91. How to balance a 9 to 5 and a full-time business with Jackie Mitchell
    43:21
  5. 13.
    Ep 90. [REWIND] How to protect your smarts by trademarking your brand name - with Ticora Davis, Founder of The Creator’s Law Firm
    54:43
  6. 14.
    Ep 89. Why young Black women are leaving the corporate world and starting their own businesses with Pothos Beauty
    39:09
  7. 15.
    Ep 88. [REWIND] How to fearlessly follow your purpose - With Tina Fears of Stage Ready
    36:02
  8. 16.
    Ep 87. How to pay off $80k in debt with Nicole Jones
    43:37
  9. 17.
    Ep 86. How to start your business in Bali (and other countries) with Rukiya Mcnair
    29:20
  10. 18.
    Ep 85. How starting a podcast helped me to quit my job
    21:44
  11. 19.
    Ep 84. How to grow your brand and build your business with PR- featuring Lindsey Walker
    26:13
  12. 20.
    Ep 83. How to quit your job and become a full-time entrepreneur
    34:39
  13. 21.
    Ep 82. [REWIND] How Chelsea Guarriello grew her dropshipping business from zero to 6 figures in less than a year
    57:52
  14. 22.
    Ep 81.How to make 5-figures as a Virtual Assistant with Iyana Hoskins
    47:08
  15. 23.
    Ep 80. Black Women and the anxiety of impostor syndrome: Why we get it and how to deal with it
    17:07
  16. 24.
    Ep 79. How to go from poverty to over six-figures in net worth before 30 - with Ashley Copeland of Stacks and the City
    35:50
  17. 25.
    Ep 78. How Jessa Glover uses her signature framework to coach strategy and sales in a soulful way
    36:55
  18. 26.
    Ep 77. Pauleanna Reid shares her journey of leaving college to pursue her dream of becoming a writer
    34:21
  19. 27.
    Ep 76. Trap Yoga Bae tells us how she went from med school to finding her purpose
    30:10
  20. 28.
    Ep 75. How Nicole Lashae learned to balance motherhood and entrepreneurship while working a full-time job
    29:04
  21. 29.
    Ep 74. How to ignite your influence as a blogger while working a full-time job with Majesty Acheampong
    29:04
  22. 30.
    Ep 73. How Mecca Gamble used her passion for photography to help Black Women build their brands & leave their legacy
    31:16
  23. 31.
    Ep 72. My Journey of Living Abroad & 5 Steps to Help You Do the Same
    36:07
  24. 32.
    Ep 71. From Fashion College to Advocating for the Black Community in the Travel Industry
    33:39
  25. 33.
    Ep 70. From Law School to the Pursuit of Purpose with Carla George & Shaunte Saphire
    1:14:26
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    Ep 69. From Ivy League to digital nomad with Taylor Mills
    44:17
  27. 35.
    Ep 68. You graduated, now what? How to transition out of Academia with Fatimah Williams of Beyond The Tenure Track
    59:53
  28. 36.
    Ep 67. WE MATTER - Processing what's happening right now.
    17:27
  29. 37.
    Ep 66. How to talk to your partner about quitting your job and becoming a full-time entrepreneur - with my Fiance
    38:59
  30. 38.
    Ep 65. How to walk away from a career that isn’t right for you, with 7-figure sales coach Jasmine Green
    33:21
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    Ep 64. How to go from unemployed to monetizing your passion with Shauntay Parrish of The Glam Kitchen
    25:10
  32. 40.
    Ep 63. How to stay grounded in times of uncertainty - with Mental Health Therapist Tamyra Villines of Lynn eTherapy
    36:18
  33. 41.
    Ep 62. How to get hired and get paid with Ashley Cash of ACash Coaching
    30:55
  34. 42.
    Ep 61. How to overcome self-doubt and fear [REWIND]
    27:48
  35. 43.
    Ep 60. COVID - 19 and how to deal with the unexpected things that life throws at us
    18:22
  36. 44.
    Ep 59. From side hustler to CEO with Marty McDonald of Boss Women Media
    48:19
  37. 45.
    Ep 58. How this woman created a $2 million subscription business
    46:28
  38. 46.
    Ep 57.  How I’m turning my setbacks into comebacks all 2020 + New Podcast Name! 
    16:39
  39. 47.
    Ep 56.  How to go from $9k in debt to investing in her first rental property - with I Don’t Do Budgets Founder Sierra Howard
    29:26
  40. 48.
    Ep 55. How to fearlessly follow your purpose - With Tina Fears of Stage Ready
    36:02
  41. 49.
    Ep 54. Keisha Mabry gives us the keys to getting connected to everything we need to be successful
    39:33
  42. 50.
    Ep 53. How my 2019 failures set me up for 2020 success
    33:04

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