Success has come with sacrifices

August 12, 2017
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In this weeks episode we have  Kimberly Seals Allers, award winning Journalist, Author, Speaker,  Communications Consultant and advocate for breastfeeding and infant health.  Former Senior Editor at Essence and writer at Fortune magazine. Author of five books, this year she released 'The Big Let Down - How Medicine, Big business and Feminism undermine breastfeeding'.  

 

In this episode Kimberly shares her how she created a successful career as a journalist, the challenges of working in corporate America , how she became an author  and we focus on the culture of breastfeeding in the US and the big challenges that women face. 

 

Connect with  Kimberly:

http://www.kimberlysealsallers.com

Twitter : https://twitter.com/iamKSealsAllers

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

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

 

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 go to  shirleymcalpine.com  for a free download of my ebook ‘3 Top Tips on How to be a Woman with Drive’ and the P.I.E download. 

 

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Getting ‘The Code’ was critical for my success [Part 2] EP 14

August 3, 2017
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In last weeks episode, we talked Dr. Shalei Simms, Assistant VP of Academic Affairs at Suny College at Old Westbury. She previously joined me at the Apollo. Her work has been featured in such publications as Group Decisions and Negotiations journal and International Perspectives of Social Entrepreneurship Research.

 This is the second part of her interview following on from last week where she shares even more.

Connect with Shalei on Instagram on @leileisimms

If you are interested in the Ph.D. Project that Shalei talks about have a look at this website: https://www.phdproject.org

 

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’ and the P.I.E. download.

 

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

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Getting ‘The Code’ was critical for my success [Part 1] EP 13

July 29, 2017
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In this weeks episode we have Dr Shalei Simms, Assistant VP of Academic Affairs at Suny College at Old Westbury. She previously joined me at the Apollo.  Her work has been featured in such publications as Group Decisions and Negotiations journal and International Perspectives of Social Entrepreneurship Research. 

This is Episode is part 1

In this  episode she shares 

  • When she found her calling 
  • The power of the ‘PHD project’ and her amazing circle of support 
  • ‘The CODE’ she has had to learn to be successful 
  • The challenges that she faced on her Phd journey 
  • How she included her family in her Phd journey 
  • Her moment of faith that kept her in her PHD program 
  • The politics of Academia 

Connect with Shalei on instagram on @leileisimms

If you are interested in the PHD Project that Shalei talks about have a look at this website: https://www.phdproject.org

 

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’ and the P>I>I download. 

 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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Founder of NY Fashion Week, Fern Mallis says she wears my jewelry almost every day EP 12

July 21, 2017
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In this episode of She’s Got Drive we have Theresa Wangia, jewelry and leather accessories Designer and Founder/Creator of Beltshazzar Jewels. Her works are influenced by her multi-cultural heritage, love of nature and a passionate appreciation for fashion and design. She is recognized as one of the top three RAW Artists Accessory Designers in the city of St Louis and Phoenix Fashion Week Alum. Her collection can be found in St Louis, Chicago, London and Los Angeles. 

In this episode Theresa shares:

  • How her heritage influences her work 
  • her design process and the magic of the accident 
  • the significant importance of travel on her life and in her life
  • the power of writing down your vision 
  • how the founder of NY Fashion Week,Fern Mallis, is one of her biggest fans
  • how she is giving back to her community 
  • Her guiding principles for her life 

 

Connect with Theresa @https://www.instagram.com/beltshazzarjewels/

http://www.beltshazzarjewels.com

 

If you are interested in attending a galvanize Program near you it will be moving to different parts of the country have a look at this site 

The Galvanize Program:  https://www.theunitedstateofwomen.org/galvanize/

 

 

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’ and the P>I>I download. 

 

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

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

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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 

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’ and the P>I>I download. 

 

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 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 

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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

 

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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 says Sharon Watson 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

#shesgotdrivepodcast