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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She’s Got Drive launches at #WOWApollo EP1

May 9, 2017
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 In this episode, five wonderful women with five different professions join a panel at WOW Apollo to have a conversation about their own experiences of success.

 

They share their personal stories and talk powerfully about how:

  • you can create your success as your life changes and that you are the architect of your life 
  • being motivated by their upbringing  and family commitments 
  • to meet a new version of yourself 
  • Negative motivators can be a positive motivator 
  • your access to success is to keep moving 
  • success can also be a burden 
  • knowing can be an obstacle 
  • life is about learning lessons 
  • important is self-care 

  

Information of the Panelist and Social Media information 

 

Malene Barnett  Studio B - Award winning Interior designer 

 

Malene is 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. 

 

instagram https://www.instagram.com/maleneblifestyle/

website : https://www.maleneb.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/maleneblifestyle/

twitter: https://twitter.com/maleneblife 

 

Dr. Shalei Simms, Assistant VP of Academic Affairs at Suny College at Old Westbury. Her work has been featured in such publications as Group Decisions and Negotiations journal andInternational Perspectives of Social Entrepreneurship Research. She sits of the Board of Managers on the Bedford-Stuyvesant YMCA. She was also a member of the Supervisory Committee of the Teachers Federal Credit Union one of the largest credit unions in the country.

 

Kimberly Seals Allers, Award winning Journalist, Author,  Speaker and communications consultant advocate for breastfeeding and infant health. A former senior editor at ESSENCE and writer at FORTUNE magazine.  She has just published her fifth book, The Big Let Down—How Medicine, Big Business and Feminism Undermine Breastfeeding.  She is the author of The Mocha Manual series.  The Mocha Manual to a Fabulous Pregnancy was nominated for a NAACP Image Award. The Mocha Manual to Turning Your Passion into Profit and The Mocha Manual to Military Life. 

 

instagram:  https://www.instagram.com/iamksealsallers/

website:  http://www.kimberlysealsallers.com

twitter : https://twitter.com/iamKSealsAllers

 

Tanique Blair,  - VP of  Business Operations and Planning at Nickelodeon.  Tanique is a 17 year Nickelodeon veteran, has overseen the Preschool Toy, Amusement, and Musical Instrument businesses, working on mega hits like Dora the ExplorerSpongeBob SquarePants and The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles; and managed relationships with top industry leaders including, Mattel, Fisher Price, Matchbox and Power Wheels. 

 

Regina Fleming - Award winning Photographer, CEO of Regina Fleming Photography

 

Regina is a former model and actress, a motivational speaker, and a marathon runner. Over a 20 year span, she has appeared in hundreds of publications including, O Magazine, Good Housekeeping, Forbes and Essence. Regina was first place at the Wedding
and Portrait Photographers International (WPPI) Awards of Excellence Print Competition for both her wedding and portrait photography. She is a graduate of the distinguished Tory Burch Foundation and Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Program.

 

Instagram  @reginafleming photography 

Website WWW.REGINAFLEMINGPHOTOGRAPHY.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

#shesgotdrivepodcast 

 

She’s Got Drive Introduction

April 18, 2017
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The She’s Got Drive is a new podcast by Shirley McAlpine. In this episode, Shirley will share the vision for this podcast.

Each week Shirley interviews Black women from various professions in the US and the UK  to ask what empowers ‘her’?  How does she overcome obstacles, what is the source of her success and how did she go about achieving it?  

From entrepreneurs to creatives to corporate professionals, if you want to have more DRIVE and success in your own life along with the tools, strategies, and confidence to change your life this podcast is for you.

Learn more about Shirley who will use her many years as a coach to teach you the lessons of women with DRIVE . 

 

Meet Shirley: 

Women of the World Festival: http://www.wowapollo.com/ 

SUNDAY, MAY 7 5:00 PM EST

 

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

#shesgotdrivepodcast