Welcome to Black Rise Voices

Welcome to Black Rise Voices

We created Black Rise Voices to showcase Black talent’s vast knowledge, experience, expertise and wisdom across sectors and industries. As a Black talent, it provides you with an opportunity to connect with a wider audience and enable opportunities. By joining the Black Rise Voices today, you also get priority access to our platform. There is no cost involved, so read below and watch the video to find out more. 

Some questions to guide you

You can use or not one of the questions below to create your video

  • Share a practical tip or knowledge related to your expertise
  • What is the biggest assumption people have when they think about what you do?
  • What common mistakes do you see your clients make within your field of expertise?
  • What is one key piece of business advice that has significantly impacted your career or business?
  • What strategies or approaches have you found most effective in your field?
  • Can you share a lesson learned from a challenging business situation and how you overcame it?
  • What challenges in the business should others be aware of and prepare for?
  • What pivotal moments or decisions have shaped your career path?
  • What advice would you give to someone just starting in your industry?
  • Can you share a personal story of a career challenge and the steps you took to overcome it?
  • What habits or practices have contributed most to your professional growth and success?

How To Submit Your Video(s):

1. Click below to submit for free

Click the button below to fill out the form to provide your details so we can contact you. Please provide any relevant information as we may have further opportunities for you. 

2. Submit Your Videos:

Share up to 3 download links of videos in vertical format, no longer than 2 minutes. Introduce yourself, where you are based and address 1 topic in each video. Be confident, sound knowledgeable and action! 

3. Selection Process:

Our team will review your video submissions. Selected applicants will be notified and will be first invited to join the platform. If your video isn’t approved, learn from the approved videos and try again!

Useful information

  • Do I have to be a director or at C-Suite level to submit a video? No at all. If you are of Black heritage, share your expertise, your knowledge, experience or wisdom for people to relate and learn from you. Give enough but not too much so they want to find out more from you.
  • Is it open to any Black voices anywhere in the world? Yes, no matter where you are, please let your voice be heard.
  • When would my video be available? If your video is approved, we will invite you to sign up so you can create and build your profile for opportunity. This means you also get at the top of waiting list!
  • Will I be notified when my video is on the homepage of the platform? Yes, we will let you know. Be prepared to received loads of connection requests.
  • How long will my video stay on the homepage? 24 hours
  • Can I submit more than 1 video? Yes, 3 maximum but we won’t feature them all at the same time.
  • Can I recommend someone to submit a video? Yes
  • How long does it take to be approved? On average 2-3 weeks
  • Do I need to record my video professionally? Not at all, simply use your phone, record vertically, have a clear background, good lighting, look credible, smile when you look at the camera and action!
  • What videos do not pass the process? Non evergreen content, political, religious, brand or product promotion, hateful videos. It’s about growth.
  • Will I get feedback if my video is rejected? We will try our best to give you one feedback. Unfortunately there won’t be room for back and forth. If you didn’t pass the first time, always try again!

If you have any questions or need assistance, please feel free to reach out to us at voices@theblackrise.com

Thank you for your interest in becoming a Black Rise Voice!