Trust and know that you will figure it out EP 11

July 14, 2017
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In this episode of She’s Got Drive we have Malene Barnett of Malene B Studio A global designer, Founder and Design Director of Malene B, a company specializing in handcrafted custom carpets, inspired wallcoverings and artisan tiles. Her luxe creations have enlivened premier hotels, iconic office buildings, and sophisticated private spaces. , She has been featured in Huffington Post and Design Sponge columns, in both national and international press. 

In this episode Malene shares:

  • What inspires her designs and how she produces her products 
  • If there is ever a right time to launch a business 
  • Why her Grandmother influences her and strengthened her in work
  • The lessons she learned about herself in the early part of her business 
  • Her tips on effective networking and building relationships 
  • What to do when you loose your inspiration or excitement in your business 

 

Connect with Malene on Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/maleneblifestyle/

Her website : https://www.maleneb.com

 

She’s Got Drive is produced by Cassandra Voltolina and music by Blonde. Artwork by Natasha Merrifield 

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You're invited to visit shirleymcalpine.com  for a free download of ebook ‘3 Top Tips on How to be a Woman with Drive’ and the P>I>I download. 

 

To connect with me and the She’s Got Drive community 

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My invincibility came from my Mom EP 10

July 7, 2017
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In this episode of She’s Got Drive we have Robin Dunn, FACE coach, Creative Director and Choreographer. She is one of the key community leaders in the entertainment industry today. 

 

Robin Shares with us…

 

  • When she started in dance 

 

  • The power of having her Mum giving her unwavering support in her life 

 

  • How she got into dance and who her teachers were

 

  • Why it important to keep moving 

 

  • Her pioneering contribution to Hip Hop 

 

  • Her  empowering tools in her FACE coaching 

 

  • What it is like to be in one of her dance classes 

 

Photo of Robin Dunn by TPPhotograpy

Connect with Robin on Instagram @robinndunnface

 

She’s Got Drive is produced by Cassandra Voltolina and music by Blonde. Artwork by Natasha Merrifield 

Listen on iTunes, Podbean, Stitcher and Google Play and SoundCloud 

 

You're invited to visit shirleymcalpine.com  for a free download of ebook ‘3 Top Tips on How to be a Woman with Drive’

 

To connect with me and the She’s Got Drive community 

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shirleymcalpineconsulting/

She’s Got Drive Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/shesgotdrive/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel

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Working for Michelle Obama made me strive to be better EP 9

June 29, 2017
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In this episode of She’s Got Drive we have Julie Wenah, just started working as Counsel at Airbnb. Julie was former Obama Appointee: Counselor and Policy Advisor, U.S. Department of Commerce. She led President Obama’s manufacturing initiative around regional collaboration and building strong manufacturing communities. So many insights await you. 

  • She shares how she got to the White House 
  • The painful process of loosing her father 
  • The power of her faith
  • How First Lady Michelle Obama reacted when she passed the Bar
  • What lies behind her drive
  • What it’s like to work for President Obama and Former First Lady Michelle Obama 
  • The power of Hip Hop in her life and the lyrics of Hip Hop
  • Her next passion project - the life messages in Hip Hop music and what can we learn 
  • The importance of healing for Black women 

 

Connect with Julie on instagram @albummixtape

Julie now has a podcast called The Album and the Mixtape, ind it on Podbean: https://albummixtape.podbean.com

 

She’s Got Drive is produced by Cassandra Voltolina and music by Blonde. Artwork by Natasha Merrifield 

Listen on iTunes, Podbean, Stitcher and Google Play and SoundCloud 

 

You're invited to visit shirleymcalpine.com  for a free download of ebook ‘3 Top Tips on How to be a Woman with Drive’

 

To connect with me and the She’s Got Drive community 

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shirleymcalpineconsulting/

She’s Got Drive Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/shesgotdrive/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel

@shirleymcalpine on Twitter:https://twitter.com/shirleymcalpine

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My MBE does not define me EP 8

June 17, 2017
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In this episode of She’s Got Drive Lorraine Martins, the first Director of Diversity of Network Rail, shares with me 

  • What its like to be the first person etc go to University in her family 
  • Her definition of success given her background 
  • What her MBE means to her 
  • Her work on the London Olympic games 
  • How Chairing the Board of Trust for London lead to her making a difference to the  ‘living wage’
  • When she learned that she can’t do it all
  • How she approcahes her role as Director of Diversity

 

If you're loving the show please rate and review it on itunes. 

 

She’s Got Drive is produced by Cassandra Voltolina and music by Blonde. Artwork by Natasha Merrifield 

Listen on iTunes, Podbean, Stitcher and Google Play and SoundCloud 

 

You're invited to visit shirleymcalpine.com  for a free download of ebook ‘3 Top Tips on How to be a Woman with Drive’

 

To connect with me and the She’s Got Drive community 

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shirleymcalpineconsulting/

She’s Got Drive Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/shesgotdrive/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel

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Work on your P.I.E! EP7

June 10, 2017
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On this episode, we have my dear friend and colleague Lisa Stewart, Business Consultant, and Coach.


Remember that awesome episode with Paulette Rowe when she said how she uses PIE to support her success? W
ell, this is where you learn more about it. GET AHEAD of the game, and start working on this TODAY.  

In this episode learn how to increase effectiveness, get seen, get promoted, produce results and achieve your success. Don't get buried in the background beavering away. Whether you're an entrepreneur or a woman working in a corporation this show is for you.

 In this episode Lisa shares with us:

  • What PIE is?
  • Shocking PIE statistics
  • How keeping your head down and working hard alone is not your access to success
  • Actions you can do TODAY to get you on the right path to success
  • What you wear really does matter
  • If you're not managing your reputation someone else is
  • Tips on networking your way to being known

You can  contact with Lisa on:

http://www.lisastewartconsulting.com

https://www.instagram.com/lisawraystewart/

 

GRAB YOUR PIE GUIDE HERE: PIE Guide

 

She’s Got Drive is produced by Cassandra Voltolina and music by Blonde. Artwork by Natasha Merrifield 

 Listen on iTunes, Podbean, Stitcher and Google Play and SoundCloud 

 

You're invited to visit shirleymcalpine.com  for a free download of ebook ‘3 Top Tips on How to be a Woman with Drive’

 

To connect with me and the She’s Got Drive community 

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shirleymcalpineconsulting/

She’s Got Drive Facebook page:https://fb.me/shesgotdrive/

@shirleymcalpine on Twitter:https://twitter.com/shirleymcalpine

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Dance Changes Lives EP6

June 2, 2017
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In this week's episode, we have Sharon Watson is the Artistic Director of Phoenix Dance Theatre in the UK  and Chair of the bid for European Capital of Culture Leeds  2023.

 

Sharon shares with us: 

  • The power of having a teacher who believed in her - Nadine Senior MBE 

 

  • Her bold action at the age of 16  

 

  • What it is like to be one of the few black Artistic Directors in the UK 

 

  • How she ensures her voice is heard 

 

  • The power of sharing your vision for an organization when you are interviewing for a leadership role 

 

  • How dance changes lives 

 

  • Who she turns to when she is facing challenges  

 

You can  contact with Sharon on:

http://www.phoenixdancetheatre.co.uk/person/sharon-watson/

Sharon’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/watson_dance

Linked in: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sharon-watson-ma-21274910/?ppe=1

 

The headline performance piece for the Tour de France Sharon choreographed and talks about in the interview. Phoenix Dance Company perform Ghost Peloton: https://vimeo.com/108332712

 

She’s Got Drive is produced by Cassandra Voltolina and music by Blonde. Artwork by Natasha Merrifield 

 Listen on iTunes, Podbean, Stitcher and Google Play and SoundCloud 

 

You're invited to visit shirleymcalpine.com  for a free download of ebook ‘3 Top Tips on How to be a Woman with Drive’

 

To connect with me and the She’s Got Drive community 

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shirleymcalpineconsulting/

She’s Got Drive Facebook page: https://fb.me/shesgotdrive

@shirleymcalpine on Twitter: https://twitter.com/shirleymcalpine

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And Still I Rise, The Woman Who Talks About Race EP5

May 26, 2017
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Dr. Nicola Rollock is Deputy Director of the Centre for Research in Race & Education at the University of Birmingham in England, UK. In this episode she shares: 

  • Her frustration of the lack of people of color in leadership positions and the lack of progress on race equality 
  • The lessons from her father that influenced her 
  • The importance of looking after her well-being and her Netflix self-care remedy 
  • How it feels to be a woman of colour in UK academia 
  • Where she finds her spiritual nourishment 
  • The impact of being ‘the woman who talks about race’
  • What's in her “And still I rise’ folder 
  • And the importance of celebrating success and letting people know about your accomplishments 

 

You can connect with Dr. Nicola Rollock 

T:   @NicolaRollock

W:  nicolarollock.com

 

She’s Got Drive is produced by Cassandra Voltolina and music by Blonde. Artwork by Natasha Merrifield 

 Listen on iTunes, Podbean, Stitcher and Google Play and SoundCloud 

 

You're invited to visit shirleymcalpine.com  for a free download of ebook ‘3 Top Tips on How to be a Woman with Drive’

 

To connect with me and the She’s Got Drive community 

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shirleymcalpineconsulting/

She’s Got Drive Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/shesgotdrive/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel

@shirleymcalpine on Twitter:https://twitter.com/shirleymcalpine

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Networking and PIE with Paulette Rowe EP4

May 20, 2017
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In this week's episode Paulette Rowe, Managing Director of Payments Services and the most senior Black woman in Barclays UK. You may not have heard of her but the business she runs impacts at least 1 in 3 financial transactions that happen in the UK every day.

Paulette talks to me:

  • about the importance of networking;
  • how she became a banker versus an actor;
  • the importance of P.I.E - find out what this means it's not the food you eat
  • and why we need to take risks and seize opportunities even when we think we are not quite ready;
  • and how sometimes we can get in our own way.

 

She’s Got Drive is produced by Cassandra Voltolina and music by Blonde. Artwork by Natasha Merrifield 

 Listen on iTunes, Podbean, Stitcher and Google Play and SoundCloud 

 

You're invited to visit shirleymcalpine.com  for a free download of ebook ‘3 Top Tips on How to be a Woman with Drive’

 

To connect with me and the She’s Got Drive community 

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shirleymcalpineconsulting/

She’s Got Drive Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/shesgotdrive/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel

@shirleymcalpine on Twitter:https://twitter.com/shirleymcalpine

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Music is Medicine with Dana Kristina-Joi Morgan EP3

May 10, 2017
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Dana Kristina-Joi Morgan is a pianist bringing a new sound to the arts. Dana is a graduate of the Howard University Master of Music Program. She has won numerous accolades and awards of achievement. In 2014 Dana placed as a finalist in the Washington International Piano Artists Competition. Dana received the "Audience Award", "Press Jury Award", "Best Performance of a Beethoven Work", and "Best Performance of a Classical Work". 

She shares about 

  • A lifetime of learning from 3 years old and she is still having piano lessons. 
  • Her muse Josephine Baker 
  • How she has redefined success through her charitable work 
  • Music making a difference
  • How she relies on the strength of her ancestors
  • And her commitment to young people

And she moves me to tears.  She is wonderful!

 

You can follow Dana on

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thekeyofdana/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/thekeyofdana

 

She’s Got Drive is produced by Cassandra Voltolina and music by Blonde. Artwork by Natasha Merrifield 

 Listen on iTunes, Podbean, Stitcher and Google Play and SoundCloud 

 

You're invited to visit shirleymcalpine.com  for a free download of ebook ‘3 Top Tips on How to be a Woman with Drive’

 

To connect with me and the She’s Got Drive community 

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shirleymcalpineconsulting/

She’s Got Drive Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/shesgotdrive/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel

@shirleymcalpine on Twitter:https://twitter.com/shirleymcalpine

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Serving the Underserved with Jennie Joseph EP2

May 9, 2017
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In this episode, Jennie Joseph, CEO of Commonsense Childbirth and Birth activist shares:

 

Her thoughts on what success means to her and her personal journey.

How her success as more organic verse planned through the challenge of transitioning as a midwife in the UK to one in the US.

She shares how she could not ignore the calling to work on behalf of underserved women and babies and the terrible maternal health outcomes in the US that are often unknown and the impact on black women and families.

How her personal painful experience lead her to start her journey as an entrepreneur and lessons learned. 

 

For more on Jennie Joseph and her work go to commomsensechildbirth.org or follow Jennie on Instagram @iamjenniejoseph

 

She’s Got Drive is produced by Cassandra Voltolina and music by Blonde. Artwork by Natasha Merrifield 

 Listen on iTunes, Podbean, Stitcher and Google Play and SoundCloud 

 

You're invited to visit shirleymcalpine.com  for a free download of ebook ‘3 Top Tips on How to be a Woman with Drive’

 

To connect with me and the She’s Got Drive community 

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shirleymcalpineconsulting/

She’s Got Drive Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/shesgotdrive/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel

@shirleymcalpine on Twitter:https://twitter.com/shirleymcalpine

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