A podcast and community inspiring the next generation of BIPOC design leaders

On the podcast, BIPOC designers, entrepreneurs, and technologists share stories of their challenges, triumphs, and the “why” behind their decisions. 

We’re also building a community for professionals to make connections, find resources and mentorship, and develop their skills. 

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Creative Empowerment: Embracing Individuality and Promoting Cultural Expression with Eso Tolson

Eso Tolson, a Memphis-based designer and brand strategist, shares his journey as an artist and how he developed his unique style. He reveals his passion for uplifting and inspiring people through his work, including his art projects. He also talks about finding safety and comfort in different spaces and the impact of his trip to Hawaii. He emphasizes the importance of taking breaks and finding inspiration outside of work. His love for Memphis and its vernacular language has influenced his art, which resonated with the community. He encourages creatives to stay true to themselves and make a difference.

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Create narratives using ChatGPT

I'll walk through how to speed up the creative process of developing a narrative using ChatGPT using the Narrative template for FigJam

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Designing with data: Build trusted recommendations through this simple framework

In an endless matrix of data, insights and recommendations can help zone in on the most useful information.

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