During this episode of The Life of a Gentleman, our host Richard is once again joined by serial entrepreneur Darius. Being sports fans, they discuss the recent marketing tactic of LaVar Ball and how it positively impacts his business. While it may be seen as unconventional, there are various ways to receive press that can broaden a consumer base. Both Richard and Darius analyze the pros and cons of creatively building a brand. Then, Denis Styles talks to Richard about styling your jeans like a gentleman. They each share which jean cut is preferrable and how to wear them with a tie or blazer. Stay tuned for more episodes focused on personal style, lifestyle, and etiquette.

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During this episode of The Life of a Gentleman, our theme is focused on some business principles. While there are still aspects of lifestyle and fashion included, our host Richard wants to encourage all listeners to take the next step in starting a business and website. He is first joined by Darius, a serial entrepreneur and old friend of his. Darius and Richard discuss starting a side business in order to fuel your passion and produce extra income. They each give tips on creating and maintaining a side business and how to endure a 'losing streak.' Then, Akil McLeod (aka the Dapper Advisor), gives listeners insight on the importance of creating a professional website. Akil shares personal stories of how his website continues to open doors for him and network with people he would've never met. Stay tuned for more episodes focused on fashion, lifestyle, and etiquette.

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During this episode of The Life of a Gentleman, Richard is first joined by Denis Styles where they discuss various types of shirt collars, including the extra spread collar. They both give their insight on maintaining the collar and Denis informs listeners how to style an extra spread collar shirt. Then, Marcus Strother of the Men & Women's Leadership Academy updates Richard on a new book his students are publishing. Marcus also speaks on how he continues to be an example and inspire his own children to becoming leaders themselves. Lastly we introduce Nicholas, who is also known as the Suburban Gent, to contribute to the segment 'The Gentleman's Look.' Nicholas decides to dive into the different types of suit construction and the various price points you should look to buy a fused, half canvas, and full canvas suit. Stay tuned for more episodes focused on fashion, lifestyle, and etiquette.

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On this episode of The Life of a Gentleman," Richard is first joined by Xiaoshan who is the creator and founder of Cooper & Jin socks. Xiaoshan gives his perspective on selling no-show socks and also his future business plans. Then, a new segment 'What's in the Box?' is introduced by Diandra Marie. Diandra teases the new subscription boxes of Harrison Blake Apparel and gives her insight on how to style the accessories. Lastly, Denis Styles gives Richard details on Randy Jackson Eyewear and how the brand is able to separate themselves from other eyewear brands. Then, both Denis and Richard advise how to best style eyewear with any outfit. Stay tuned for more episodes focused on fashion, lifestyle, & etiquette.

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On this episode of The Life of a Gentleman, Richard is first joined by John D. Carroll of Tres Coaching Services who speaks about the power of networking. John gives his "do's and dont's" of networking and how to make it effective for businesses. Then, our special guest Brian of Viter-energy mints, speaks about creating an energy mint and how the idea came into fruition. Brian tells Richard some of the ingredients of Viter-energy mints and the difficulty of making them flavorful. Lastly, on the new segment "The Motivated Gent," Custodio Gomes discusses how to stay positive when surrounded by negativity. Stay tuned for more episodes focused on fashion, lifestyle, & etiquette.

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On today's episode of The Life of a Gentleman, our host Richard is first joined by Denis Styles as they educate the listeners on how to style a suit with sneakers. Denis describes the type of suit this look will work for as well as how to have it tailored to create the perfect look. Then, our special guest Marcedes Fuller, gives insight on being a life coach and how he was inspired at a young age. Marcedes also informs Richard about the completion of his book and what motivated him to finish. Lastly, our producer Diandra Marie joins Richard on the segment A Woman's Touch which focuses on etiquette and manners. Being that Memorial Day is around the corner, Diandra shares various pointers on how to behave at cookouts/barbeques. Stay tuned for more episodes on personal fashion, lifestyle, & etiquette.

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On this episode of The Life of a Gentleman, our host Richard is first joined by Marcus Strother of the Men's & Women's Leadership Academy. They discuss the challenges young men and women face as they're growing up and how adults can keep them headed in the right direction. To further explore being a gentleman, Tamron Baker gives his insight on how he exemplifies the Gentleman's Code as a college student. As an added bonus, Tamron even shares a few style tips that will make your outfit stand out from the crowd. Lastly, Steve Nunez of the Social Cut reveals 3 spring and summer haircuts that can be fitting for all gentlemen. Stay tuned for more episodes where we cover topics on fashion, lifestyle, and etiquette.

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During this episode of The Life of a Gentleman, Richard is first joined by Dajon Hopkins who is a photographer and manages our Instagram account. Both gentlemen give their insight on building a personal brand via social media and how to keep it professional to attract more followers. Then, Diandra Marie joins the show once again for the segment Survey Says. This time, the focus is for men to feel more comfortable stepping outside of their comfort zones when it comes to personal style. Lastly, our special guests Dan and Chris from Third Place Cocktails discuss how they got invovled in creating mixers for various spirits. They each talk about the importance of having fun being entrepreneurs while still meeting their business goals. Stay tuned for more episodes focused on fashion, lifestyle, and etiquette.

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During today's episode of The Life of a Gentleman, Richard is first joined by Diandra Marie as they introduce a new segment called 'Survey Says.' They discuss the importance of skin care after reading 17% of men do not use facial products because they feel they will be stereotyped or judged. Then, our special guest, Eric Jones gives details on his family background and how it evolved into his own shoe company Like Father Like Son. The first products will be launching soon, so please stay updated by visiting www.lflsshoes.com. Lastly, Denis Styles joins Richard to give his insight on style education with the listeners. Being that it is simply not enough to "dress nice," both Richard and Denis share that everyone has to figure out what styles and patterns work best for us as well as tips to tidying up personal style. Stay tuned for more episodes where we discuss fashion, lifetstyle, & etiquette.

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On this episode of "The Life of a Gentleman," Richard is joined once again by Marcus Strother, who is the creator of the Men & Women Leadership Academies. Marcus shares his experiences in expanding their growth, developing a curriculum for these young men and ladies, as well as organizing an educational trip to Washington DC. Then, Dave Money, a photographer and host of American Layers podcast, talks to Richard about American style. Dave also gives insight on his extensive Ralph Lauren collection and capturing his style on camera. Lastly, during the Gentleman's Look, Denis opens up about his move to Washington DC and new venture on Youtube. Stay tuned for more episodes where we discuss fashion, lifestyle, & etiquette.

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