“A Leap of Faith” with Raye (EAONigeria)

Finding Your Forté. Just an introspective conversation with people from various business, skill and talent backgrounds; exploring their motivations, experiences and opinions all things business, life and everything in between. Kick back and take in how others have started, sustained but also failed with some of their endeavours. Learn how they found their forté and maybe even spark your forté.

This episode I sit down with Raye, an Equestrian horse rider, trainer and athlete who has recently gone about in setting up what is essentially Nigeria’s founding Equestrian Association. Through the episode, we chat and discover how Raye got into horse riding, the importance of parental support but also the misconceptions surrounding Equestrianism. A really insightful conversation with someone who pretty much has found and following through with their forte and is now making the leaps forward in competing and putting her sport on the map for her native country.

“Practice What You Teach” with Azryah

Finding Your Forté. Just an introspective conversation with people from various business, skill and talent backgrounds; exploring their motivations, experiences and opinions all things business, life and everything in between. Kick back and take in how others have started, sustained but also failed with some of their endeavours. Learn how they found their forté and maybe even spark your forté.

This episode I sit down with Azryah Harvey, notably known for her appearances on the popular web series, BKChat LDN. We chop it up and discuss all things life, her experience on BKChat itself, how she handled now having a magnified voice but also her thoughts and experience being within the education world as a teacher. A really cool conversation where a lot of topics are divulged into including our thoughts on social media, affirming your greatness but also the frustrations felt along the way. In addition to that find out more about Azryah’s pursuits into the music world where she’ll be dropping a new project shortly and why she’s gone back to doing music.

“Writing Your Own Legacy” with Abraham Adeyemi

Finding Your Forté. Just an introspective conversation with people from various business, skill and talent backgrounds; exploring their motivations, experiences and opinions all things business, life and everything in between. Kick back and take in how others have started, sustained but also failed with some of their endeavours. Learn how they found their forté and maybe even spark your forté.

This episode I sit down with a personal legend, Abraham Adeyemi or more lovingly known as “Abe”. Abe is many things, but during this conversation, we explore his journey in becoming one of the most talented screenwriters/playwrights among the young generation. Having achieved many accolades along the way, notably having Jude Law as a lead actor for one of his plays, throughout the conversation we uncover the perils and tribulations that Abe has gone through in his journey. From couch surfing to working jobs that were meaningless but also understanding the importance of a strong friendship support network who have been able to continually push him and his talents to take him where he is today and where he desires to go moving forward. Quite a lengthy episode but assuringly one worth a listen. So kick back and take in the legend that Abe is.

“Blossoming without Mercy” with Lily Mercer

Finding Your Forté. Just an introspective conversation with people from various business, skill and talent backgrounds; exploring their motivations, experiences and opinions all things business, life and everything in between. Kick back and take in how others have started, sustained but also failed with some of their endeavours. Learn how they found their forté and maybe even spark your forté.

This episode I sit down with Lily Mercer, who is quite hard to define but is notably known for her Hip Hop magazine – Viper and her shows on both Beats1 and Rinse FM – The Lily Mercer Show. Through the conversation we discuss how she was able to turn a final year project into a well established magazine but also discovering what it’s like to go through periods of being underpaid and leveraging your own privilege where suitable. A light hearted yet introspective conversation about all things Hip Hop, business, life and everything in between!

“Affirmative Actions” with Danny Wonders

Finding Your Forté – Just an introspective conversation with people from various business, skill and talent backgrounds; exploring their motivations, experiences and opinions all things business, life and everything in between. Kick back and take in how others have started, sustained but also failed with some of their endeavours. Learn how they found their forté and maybe even spark your forté.

This episode I sit down the Video Director, Photographer, Award Winning Web Series Producer, Danny Wonders. Danny started his own media company, Wondervision, with the aim of pursuing his dream of being an all encapsulating media mogul. With a very interesting story of developing his talents and skills, but also the perils that have come along with the way, Danny delves into what it was like dropping out of Uni to having people doubt his craft. While coming from a talented family, Danny goes into detail how supporting his own siblings endeavours led to a Screen Nation Award winning web series.

So kick back and enjoy the motivational sermon from Danny Wonders.

“Money Where Your Mouth Is” with Jaye Jewels

Finding Your Forté – Just an introspective conversation with people from various business, skill and talent backgrounds; exploring their motivations, experiences and opinions all things business, life and everything in between. Kick back and take in how others have started, sustained but also failed with some of their endeavours. Learn how they found their forté and maybe even spark your forté.

This episode I sit down with your favourite local jeweller, Jaye Jewels. You may have seen recently that I had got made a personalised gold teeth set with The Forté F engraved on; this had come from Jaye himself. While we sit down, I get to understand how he got into the jewellery game, what his journey was like prior but also understanding quite interestingly enough how the Job Centre supported him getting into the trade.

“Half Glass of Introspection” with Ceepz and Tom

Finding Your Forté – Just an introspective conversation with people from various business, skill and talent backgrounds; exploring their motivations, experiences and opinions all things business, life and everything in between. Kick back and take in how others have started, sustained but also failed with some of their endeavours. Learn how they found their forté and maybe even spark your forté.

This episode comes in 2 parts, simply because of the length of the conversation between Tom and myself. Over a bottle of rum on a bank holiday weekend, Tom turns into a host and interviewer and grills me on some of the topics that I commonly touch on but never quite delve into. The spotlight is on me to where I open up about how I started up The Forté but equally so my philosophies and perspectives on all things life.

A bit of a lengthy episode, but hopefully worthwhile where you get to learn a bit more about the man that’s decked out in green and gets his guest to open up about how they find their forté and beyond.

“Clarity Through Cynicism” with Ceepz and Tom

Finding Your Forté – Just an introspective conversation with people from various business, skill and talent backgrounds; exploring their motivations, experiences and opinions all things business, life and everything in between. Kick back and take in how others have started, sustained but also failed with some of their endeavours. Learn how they found their forté and maybe even spark your forté.

This episode comes in 2 parts, simply because of the length of the conversation between Tom and myself. Over a bottle of rum on a bank holiday weekend, Tom turns into a host and interviewer and grills me on some of the topics that I commonly touch on but never quite delve into. The spotlight is on me to where I open up about how I started up The Forté but equally so my philosophies and perspectives on all things life.

A bit of a lengthy episode, but hopefully worthwhile where you get to learn a bit more about the man that’s decked out in green and gets his guest to open up about how they find their forté and beyond.

“Life Is A Pitch” with Gaz from Millwall Kicks

Finding Your Forté – Just an introspective conversation with people from various business, skill and talent backgrounds; exploring their motivations, experiences and opinions all things business, life and everything in between. Kick back and take in how others have started, sustained but also failed with some of their endeavours. Learn how they found their forté and maybe even spark your forté.

This episode I sit down the Gaz from Millwall Kicks, who is a Project Manager and Football Coach working within the community by running a range of great football projects. We explore his own route into the world of football, the small politics within the game itself but also understanding how to deal with young people to maximise results. Quite a humble and laid back figure, but Gaz definitely provides a great insight into how the football system works while also discovering some of the great things he has gone on to achieve.

“Keeping The Door Open” with Capital Moments

Finding Your Forté – Just an introspective conversation with people from various business, skill and talent backgrounds; exploring their motivations, experiences and opinions all things business, life and everything in between. Kick back and take in how others have started, sustained but also failed with some of their endeavours. Learn how they found their forté and maybe even spark your forté.

This episode I sit down with 2 of the founding members of Capital Moments who have create a platform in providing jargon free and digestible commercial and financial news and information for a young and aspiring demographic. Both Tom and Demi share how CM started but also the motivations behind it, while we drift of into conversations about being young men working in the city, why it is important to help younger peers but also the parallels between the financial world and personal relationships.