Podcast challenge to instruct Boys & Women Club members job-readiness skills – The Oxford Eagle


The Boys & Women of Oxford, in partnership with Section Productions, will movie its initially in a collection of podcasts geared toward workforce, profession readiness and entrepreneurship on Thursday, Feb. 24 at 4 PM.

Visitors for the initially episode consist of experienced trainer Deon Hodges, orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Derrick Burgess and 2022 NFL draft prospect Keon Howard.

This undertaking is funded by the William N. & Lee Anne Fry Foundation and specially targets the Club’s Profession Launch Application which encourages Club customers to evaluate their techniques and interests, discover careers, make sound educational decisions and put together to be a part of the nation’s workforce.

Fredderick Nettles, founder and CEO of Phase Productions, commenced a mission to create a area for creatives, business owners and athletes to tell their stories as to how they grew to become the people they are today in spring of 2019.

“Giving perception to the younger technology that the journey is not normally easy,” said Nettles. “But if you genuinely have a enthusiasm and course, you can be no matter what it is you want to be. The function that I do is unconventional but I come to feel termed to. I have produced a system that permits members of the athletic group to notify their tales, ranging from celebrated pros, substantial university and collegiate stars-even sports activities journalists.”

In accordance to Nettles, it is his passion to sit with folks who labored tough to make their location in the arena and receiving to know what their goal is. His objective has always been to inspire.

“We are potent believers in the Boys and Women Club and their mission to extend alternatives for Club users,” explained Lee Anne. “We achieved Fred previous fall, admired his personal ambition and see him as a role design.

“We believe Fred’s partaking podcast and obtain to compelling company will open new possible to the great youngsters of the Boys and Women Club,” she ongoing. “Our hope is that by  direct publicity to effective leaders, the members are influenced to reach their comprehensive possible.”

“We are incredibly fired up and appreciative of the William N. & Lee Anne Fry Foundation for supplying this finding out option for our Oxford Boys & Women Club customers,” said Zell Long, Boys & Girls Clubs of North Mississippi CEO. “Utilizing podcasts to capture interests, meet up with position designs and understand a new potential competencies is fantastic. We look forward to functioning with Fredderick Nettles and Segment Productions on this podcast.”