Q&A With Ernest Harris, CEO of Charm City Direct TV

Tell us a bit about Charm City Direct TV.

Charm City Direct TV is the sister of The Charm City Direct Radio Show (ending on October 28th) Its a online based media platform that will allow other shows, vloggers, web series, documentaries to get their message using their own brand and creative message across to the world.

What gave you the idea for your business and how did it start?

The idea came shortly after creating The Charm City Direct Radio Show, people in this day in time are visual people, meaning they would rather see something than to hear it.

What’s your favorite thing about your job?

The favorite thing about this journey is the ability to meet new and exciting people.

What are your keys to making yourself productive?

The keys to making myself productive would have to be to always stay ahead of the game, think of new and different things and be different than the rest and of course never sleep, keep grinding to stay relevant.

Tell us one long-term goal in your career.

One long term goal is to be a station to offer those who have a hard time getting heard and seen a chance to make their dreams a reality.

What’s the most valuable lesson you’ve learned through the course of your career?

The most valuable lesson I’ve learned is, in order to do something and make it work, you have to step out on faith.

What advice would you give to others aspiring to succeed in your field?

The message I would tell anyone is to follow your heart and never let anyone discourage you from following your dreams.

What are your favorite things to do outside of work?

Some of favorite things to do outside of work is to network, draw, write short stories and create new ideas.

Name a few influential books you’ve read and/or websites you keep up with that you’d recommend to readers.

I watch a lot of content on Youtube and other web based shows and books relating to being successful.