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Benitha Samuel: Start From Where You Are...Do Not Wait Until You Are Perfect

Benitha Samuel Benitha Samuel is an indegene of Akwa Ibom state, Nigeria and a graduate of Communication Arts from the University of Uyo.  She is a public speaker, baker, photographer, teacher, a positive self-thought coach, virtual show host and a presenter with INSIDEKANOTV. She is presently building her public speaking program on her virtual show "THE BENNY EXPRESSION SHOW" where she shares with people from all walks of life, the reason to look inward for the love they seek, find their uniqueness, build who they are or want to be, and step out boldly to share their message. She has hosted many guests from different parts of the country on the show, to share their stories and educate people on how to stay focused on the journey of being who they truly are. In this interview, Benitha gives us a glimpse of her passion project and advice to women seeking to live fulfilling lives. How did you start the Benny Expression Show? I started the  " Benny Expression Show  &quo

Hope Erhunmwunse: A Purposeful Life Means More Than Merely Seeking Adventure and Pleasure

Hope Erhunmwunse Hope Erhunmwunse is a graduate of Statistics from Auchi Polytechnic. She is an Inspirational Speaker, a Mindset and Self Awareness Coach and a Talk Show Host.  Hope has interviewed young women from Nigeria, USA, the U.K, and  Japan since she began the initiative. In this Interview, Hope shares the story of impacting her community, a life of purpose and her advice for young women. Tell us about yourself  I am the founder of the Amazon Lady Network , an NGO I started in 2020 aimed at equipping young women with tools for personal development and self awareness.  I am also the founder and host of the " The Talk With Hope" show. It's a platform where I  interview guests from around the world.  My audience gets motivated and educated as guests share lessons from their journeys and their success stories.  I am very passionate about helping young people transcend beyond their limiting beliefs and fears to unleash their true potentials. What Challenges did you en

Dzigbordi Is Looking So Radiant At 50

Dzigbordi@50/Facebook.com Dzigbodi Dosoo  a New Media sensation and Business and Leadership influencer has just clocked 50!  Dzigbodi is a Ghanaian business woman, speaker and consultant. She is also the host of "The Dzigbordi Show" ,  which airs in 46 countries across Africa, Europe and the UK. She co-founded KANSHI an African skin and body (aromatherapy and SPA) care line. She became widely known for the successful marketing of her brand Allure Africa. This milestone earned her the award of “The Marketing Woman of the Year” in 2009 by the Chartered Institute of Marketing.  Dzigbordi@50/Facebook.com She also received the RepĂȘchage President’s Award in the RepĂȘchage Annual Conference in New York in 2017. To celebrate her 50th birthday, she shared 50 lessons that she has learnt over the past five decades on her social media platforms.  Here, we have picked 25 lessons that can help young women overcome life's hurdles and become outstanding achievers in any area of life en

FIVE THINGS THAT CAN STOP YOU FROM ACHIEVING YOUR DREAMS.

                   Photo by Clarke Sanders/Unsplash.com BY JULIE IBOK It’s sometimes a sad truth that majority of women give up on their dreams in life. Sometimes it happens early and at other times, it may happen late. It happens early, when as a little girl you were told by your parents that whatever you are aiming at in life is impossible to reach. It happens later, when at an older age, instead of trying to change, you decide to remain the same way. It’s a sad thing when a dream dies. And even worse when it does too soon. To keep from letting your dreams die, ask those around you what’s the last creative thing they have seen you do. Their response may help you see the gaps in your life and spur you into action. These five things can sabotage your dreams: A Lack of Self-Belief When you don't believe in yourself, you are putting a lid over the great ideas that you have. Instead of searching for reasons your ideas won’t succeed, figure out ways to make your ideas happ

3 Ways Women Can Unlock Their Potential

By Awunli Eghosasere  This is the transcribed and updated version of the talk I gave in commemoration of women's day. As a woman, in today's world, we have lesser obstacles to combat on our path in comparison to what women who came before us faced in their journey to making the most of their lives. For example, Milevia Maric, a woman who lived in the 20th century and the first wife of Albert Einstein encountered  gender bias that led her life down the path of many misfortunes. She was a talented physicist and mathematician but the world didn’t hear her name. We only heard about the feats of Albert Einstein, her husband. However, recent research has revealed that she contributed to the "theory of relativity" that garnered him much fame in society. Their marriage didn't work out and they got divorced. Afterwards, she became a shadow of herself for the rest of her life. There was no dime or achievement to her name. Had her potential been unlocked, perha

Adanma Ohakim Okarofor: I Left My Corporate Job To Raise My Kids.

Adanma via Instagram  For many, motherhood may seem as a roadblock to continue in the pursuit of their ambitions in life. But the story of Adanma will make you think differently.  "I left my corporate job to raise my kids and Quite frankly, it wasn’t by choice. I was unlucky with finding good help" says Adanma Ohakim Okarofor.  Adanma is the daughter of the former governor of Imo State, Ikedi Ohakim. She is also the twin sister of the famous Adanna Steinacker a medical doctor and  YouTube and Instagram Influencer. Adanma had the dreams of becoming a lawyer but couldn't proceed with that dream because of the difficulty of finding a suitable domestic help. She is a mother of four.  Adanma Okarofor  In other to keep the feelings of failure at bay, she explored an alternative.  The " option B " as Sherly Sandberg Facebook COO has coined it to inspire women to explore alternative paths to their dreams. "At the time, my confidence was hinged upon 'corporate c