Side Hustle Pro is the first and only podcast to spotlight bold, black women entrepreneurs who have scaled from side hustle to profitable business. Launched in 2016, the podcast has been named “the perfect entrepreneurship podcast” by Mashable, earned over one million downloads, and amassed a loyal social media following of over 50,000 aspiring entrepreneurs.

Host Nicaila Matthews Okome is the Founder of Side Hustle Pro, LLC, a podcasting and marketing agency that shines a light on untold narratives.

Connect with her at Find her on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram at @sidehustlepro



Issa Rae Productions takes you behind the scenes, project by project, to give you an inside look at running an independent production company from the ground up.

Produced by and Directed by Jahbrielle Henning. Shot and Edited by Rich Stevenson.


Now as a successful independent artist (with the utmost praise and respect from music peers like JAY-Z) and entrepreneur, Crenshaw's own Nipsey Hussle sat down with marketing maven Karen Civil to discuss the smart technology of his The Marathon Clothing flagship store, the importance of ownership and how he's inspired by his own music.

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