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BEE 205 Co-Founder of My Dream BIG Club, Seun Phillips

Black Entrepreneur Experience

Seun Phillips is the co-founder of My Dream BIG Club, which started in 2018 with the mission to inspire and motivate others to dream BIG. In 2015 he also founded STEMNETICS and is currently serving as the Executive Director to deliver projects catered for ages 4 – 10 at home and in the classroom to strengthen 21st century skillsets. Phillips started his professional career as a Senior Electrical Engineer at Motorola Mobile Devices, where he focused on audio circuitry and accessory compatibility. Phillips went on to co-found the Chicago-based non-profit, Project SYNCERE, with the mission to increase the number of underrepresented students pursuing science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). ​Phillips recently served as the Managing Director of PlanetM, an initiative of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC). As the Managing Director, he was responsible for growing operations, partnerships and technology development within Michigan’s connected autonomous vehicle industry.  Website: https://www.mydreambigclub.com/seunphillips Join Our Beepodcast Facebook Group http://bit.ly/2jn5TaO Subscribe To Our Monthly Newsletter and Enter to Win with our Monthly Giveaway for 2021  http://bit.ly/34LALts

37mins

6 Jan 2021

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Ep.30 - Plan To Succeed: Seun Phillips

My Dream BIG Club Podcast

Seun Phillips takes you on a journey of the importance in planning your future success. Goal setting is easy, but to not take the time to set goals is even easier. Remember what Jim Rohn said, "discipline weighs ounces but the failure of regret weighs tons." You have the power to choose which weight you want to care.Register for the goal setting event, 'Manifest Your 2021' on December 5, 2020 by going to: mydreambigclub.com

12mins

1 Dec 2020

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Ep.27 - How To Start a Nonprofit: Jason Coleman, George Wilson, & Seun Phillips

My Dream BIG Club Podcast

Jason Coleman, George Wilson, and Seun Phillips are the co-founders behind Project SYNCERE, a Chicago-based nonprofit helping underrepresented students create pathways to STEM careers. In 11 years, they have served over 21,500 students and partnered with over 100 schools from Chicago,IL to Los Angeles, CA.. Listen as they discuss how they started a nonprofit business and the importance of having great balance with the founders. Having started in 2009, Project SYNCERE is witnessing their students attend STEM programs in college and excel in corporate engineering careers.Support Project SYNCERE: www.projectsyncere.org/donateInstagram: @projectsyncereGuests: Jason Coleman: @thareal_jcoleGeorge Wilson: ghwilson87Host: Seun Phillips, @mydreambigclubwww.mydreambigclub.com

1hr 4mins

10 Nov 2020

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Episode 28: Seun Phillips Thinks Differently About Careers

Think Differently

My Dream Big Club is a diverse community that leverages one another to dream BIG.  MyDBC organizes events focused around self-growth, empowerment, volunteering, networking and staying active. MyDBC has become a hub for diverse professionals to grow and develop.  Seun Phillips founded MyDBC after being a successful non profit co-founder, entrepreneur, adviser and dreamer.  Check out his podcast and site through the links below! SHOW NOTES https://www.mydreambigclub.com/ https://www.mydreambigclub.com/podcast Project Syncere

26mins

26 Oct 2020

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My Dream BIG Club with Seun Phillips

Networking With Michelle | Personal Connection, Influential Network

In January 2018, Seun and Omonye Phillips started My Dream BIG Club (MyDBC). MyDBC is a diverse community that leverages one another to dream BIG.  MyDBC organizes events focused around self-growth, empowerment, volunteering, networking, and staying active. MyDBC has become a hub for diverse professionals to grow and develop. ​In this episode we discuss: The origin story of My Dream BIG Club. The importance of accountability and community for personal and professional development. Steps on how to start or pivot your business during a pandemic. Sponsors:  Interserver – web hosting Contact Seun: My Dream BIG Club Podcast: Listen to My Dream BIG Club Contact Michelle: Website: African-American Marketing Association Instagram: @AAMAHouston Website: Michelle Ngome Instagram: @MichelleNgome Donations: Cash app $mngome25 or paypal.me/MichelleNgome

34mins

17 Jul 2020

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Ep.10 - Why We Started My Dream BIG Club: Seun Phillips

My Dream BIG Club Podcast

Episode 10 is a special episode that celebrates surpassing 1,000 listeners, reaching double digits in episodes and shedding light on how My Dream BIG Club originated. When it comes to taking the first step in an endeavor it can at times be the scariest and most rewarding step taken. As an entrepreneur or an aspiring entrepreneur we need constant motivation and inspiration in going after after our BIG dreams. This episode provides the backstory of why we believe this podcast is the most important and offers the tools for people to reach their fullest potential. Let's go! IG: instagram.com/mydreambigclub

8mins

8 Jul 2020

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Maximizing the Overlap (wsg Seun Phillips)

You, Me, and Your Top Three

During this episode, You, Me, and Your Top Three host and CGS Advisors CEO, Gregg Garrett, speaks with Seun Phillips former Managing Director of PlanetM & Founder of STEMNETICS. Seun and Gregg talk about mobility and how the roles of safety, accessibility, and electric and autonomous vehicles are playing a major role within the automotive industry. Seun’s ‘Top Three’ gives us a broader look into who he leans on for inspiration – from those who give him the drive to have an entrepreneurial spirit, to business groups who gave him first-hand experience that allowed him to excel today’s world. Seun shares his thoughts on the challenges facing the automotive industry and shares hints on what makes a good leader and how leaders can not only preach inclusivity, but also live it. Finally, Seun highlights the My Dream Big Club which focuses on bringing like-minded individuals together to discuss transformative topics, motivate each other and support big dreams. About Seun Phillips Seun Phillips is the co-founder of My Dream BIG Club, which started in 2018 with the mission to inspire and motivate others to dream BIG. In 2015 also founded STEMNETICS and is currently serving as the Executive Director to deliver projects catered for ages 4 – 10 at home and in the classroom to strengthen 21stcentury skillsets. Phillips started his professional career as a Senior Electrical Engineer at Motorola Mobile Devices, where he focused on audio circuitry and accessory compatibility. Phillips went on to co-found the Chicago-based non-profit, Project SYNCERE, with the mission to increase the number of underrepresented and disadvantaged K-12th grade students pursuing science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Phillips recently served as the Managing Director of PlanetM, an initiative of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC). As the Managing Director, he was responsible for growing operations, partnerships and technology development within Michigan’s connected autonomous vehicle industry. Prior to joining MEDC, Phillips served as the Vice President of Education and Engagement at the Michigan Science Center in Detroit, MI. Phillips was responsible for programming and developing partnerships between corporations, schools, foundations and community organizations. Phillips graduated from the University of Michigan with a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and a minor in mathematics. Phillips received the Five Under Ten from his alma mater to recognize his professional achievements and contributions to the community-at-large. He also received the Conversations Awards, which highlighted Chicago’s most dynamic movers and shakers within Entrepreneurship, Medicine and Non-Profit businesses. Phillips serves on the Board of Directors for Project SYNCERE and the Folu Phillips Foundation. Show Highlights Segment 1: Overview 1:15        Ven Diagrams – The history behind them and their importance in the connecting world. 3:15        Leadership – clearing the path to success. 6:23        Work Life Balance – creating the ‘integration’ 9:20        Seun Phillips: From consumer electronics, to education, to mobility. Segment 2: The “Top Three” 12:50      Seun ‘Top Three’ – Omonye Phillips –  Surround yourself with people who drive you and have a strong entrepreneurial spirit. 14:40      Seun ‘Top Three’ – ‘The Corporate World’ – How different experience allow you to excel. Segment 3: Industry Disruption & Transformation 17:20      Mobility – How increased safety, accessibility, data, and emerging vehicle types are driving change. 19:30      Concerns about the industry – “There is no true one standard for us to follow” 22:10      The opportunities California presents. 24:45      My Dream Big Club – To bring like-minded individuals together to discuss transformative topics, motivate each other and support big dreams. 29:40      Trends as the enablers of dreams. Segment 4: Leadership & Wrapping Up 32:50      “Leadership is empathy, truly and genuinely caring about the people that are around you.” 35:50      Advice for leaders: As a leader you need to be able to include everyone in the conversation. Make the workplace as inclusive as possible. 41:00      Is the diversity ‘why’ starting to be believed?   44:20      Listen to the (new!) My Dream Big Club Podcast. 45:36      Keep in contact with Seun via LinkedIn and email. Additional Information Contact Seun Phillips: Seun’s email: seun@mydreambig.com Seun’s LinkedIn Contact My Dream Big Club: My Dream Big Club Website Contact Gregg Garrett: Gregg’s LinkedIn Gregg’s Twitter Gregg’s Bio Contact CGS Advisors: Website LinkedIn Twitter

46mins

29 Jan 2020

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Plug in to Michigan’s Mobility feat. Seun Phillips

Wisco Weekly

Related Episodes Cities left behind in their transportation future Cultural transformation to a tech company Turning the car into a card Pay per mile insurance Detroit has always been the automotive epicenter for the US. But, as more companies adopt technologies, the lines are blurred between where the future of mobility lies. Detroit or Silicon Valley?Planet M is Michigan’s mobility initiative representing the collective mobility efforts across the state. In this episode, we hear from the Managing Director, Seun Phillips. Tune in to hear about Planet M and their current initiatives on how they are staying competitive in this mobility revolution.Featured Guest: Seun Phillips Web  |  LinkedIn***** Wisco Weekly *****News, culture, and society of automobility and advanced transportation. Follow Dennis, Kelly, and Rudy as they navigate and discuss the key automotive and transportation issues, trends, and policies that will be factors in the November 2020 elections.(-‿-)

35mins

1 Aug 2019