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For girlfriend sitting at her day job thinking, "This Can't Be Life!" Host Ahyiana Angel successfully switched careers from a sports entertainment publicist to a traditionally published author and her insights have been featured by Create & Cultivate, Black Enterprise, The Muse, Levo, Essence magazine and more; so she knows what is required to take your life from where it is to where you want it to be. As the Chief Encourager, Ahyiana shares her tips in addition to interviewing seasoned professional women who provide clarity, practical tactics and help listeners walk away with actionable items for improving their personal and professional lives. This weekly show is for the woman seeking encouragement, inspiration + change in a life filled with demands on who she should be. Candid convo when you're deciding if you need to Switch, Pivot, or Quit™. Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/switchpivotorquit/

For girlfriend sitting at her day job thinking, "This Can't Be Life!" Host Ahyiana Angel successfully switched careers from a sports entertainment publicist to a traditionally published author and her insights have been featured by Create & Cultivate, Black Enterprise, The Muse, Levo, Essence magazine and more; so she knows what is required to take your life from where it is to where you want it to be. As the Chief Encourager, Ahyiana shares her tips in addition to interviewing seasoned professional women who provide clarity, practical tactics and help listeners walk away with actionable items for improving their personal and professional lives. This weekly show is for the woman seeking encouragement, inspiration + change in a life filled with demands on who she should be. Candid convo when you're deciding if you need to Switch, Pivot, or Quit™. Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/switchpivotorquit/
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For girlfriend sitting at her day job thinking, "This Can't Be Life!" Host Ahyiana Angel successfully switched careers from a sports entertainment publicist to a traditionally published author and her insights have been featured by Create & Cultivate, Black Enterprise, The Muse, Levo, Essence magazine and more; so she knows what is required to take your life from where it is to where you want it to be. As the Chief Encourager, Ahyiana shares her tips in addition to interviewing seasoned professional women who provide clarity, practical tactics and help listeners walk away with actionable items for improving their personal and professional lives. This weekly show is for the woman seeking encouragement, inspiration + change in a life filled with demands on who she should be. Candid convo when you're deciding if you need to Switch, Pivot, or Quit™. Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/switchpivotorquit/

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English


Episodes

Ep 235: Get Your Money as a Speaker with the Woman Who Planned a Conference for 250 Women in 7 Weeks, Keisha Mabry

10/9/2019
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Keisha Mabry is the creator of the MastHERclass conference, an in-demand speaker and author who is joining us to share how you can hit stages and share your message too! Keisha, who holds an MBA in entrepreneurship, is also balancing a 9-5 in a strategy and operations role at a non-profit. She takes us through her journey from being in sales to selling herself on stages across the country. She breaks down her beliefs on purpose and passion, how the MastHERclass conference came to life, how...

Duration:01:15:16

Ep 234: The Truth on Travel Beyond the Gram with Kenecia Lashae

10/2/2019
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We check in with Kenecia Lashae of Passport 2 Pretty and see what’s been happening since we last spoke to her during her year long international travels. She was a MastHERclass conference teacher and has learned tons about the business of being a travel influencer that she is ready to share. We dig into the not so pretty side of the travel life, why she has had to learn to guard her personal space, how she came to create safe offline spaces for women of color and so much more.

Duration:01:00:45

Ep 233: The Gutsy Girl Guide to a Thriving Career with Kate White

9/25/2019
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To win in your career takes guts and we’re chatting with, Kate White, the former editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan, a nationally known authority on leadership, work, and success, and a New York Times bestselling author of several influential books for women. We talk about how to finesse work situations, handling micro-managers, the danger of trying to get all your ducks in a row and so much more.

Duration:00:45:46

Ep 232: How to Start an Online Clothing Brand with Uchenna & Chioma Ngwudo

9/18/2019
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Ever thought about starting an e-commerce business? Brooklyn based sisters, Chioma and Uchenna Ngwudo, share how they started and grew Cee Cee's Closet NYC, a brand that celebrates the beauty of West African print through fashionable accessories and clothing. The fearless, business savvy sisters are apart of our special MastHERclass series and they share everything with us from how they discovered their business idea to building their customer base and dealing with international sourcing...

Duration:01:11:08

Ep 231: Everything is Figureoutable with Marie Forleo

9/11/2019
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Marie Forleo was named by Oprah as a thought leader for the next generation, she’s the star of the award-winning show MarieTV, with over 48 million views, and host of The Marie Forleo Podcast, with more than nine million downloads. She runs the acclaimed business training program, B-School and today we’re talking to her about her new book, Everything Is Figureoutable and how this single phrase is the key to solving big and small issues in life, plus so much more goodness! P.S. She has a way...

Duration:00:41:41

Ep 230: Sneak Peek of Marie Forleo's New Book "Everything Is Figureoutable"

9/4/2019
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We have a copy in hand and we're giving you an exclusive first look at Marie Forleo's New Book "Everything Is Figureoutable"! Ahyiana is going to share her 5 favs from the new book (available Sept 10) as well as read some of the parts that stood out to her. Look out for the full interview with Marie next week!

Duration:00:26:41

Ep 229: I Hate to Say This But...

8/28/2019
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This week we're getting real when Ahyiana calls out a number of things that she hates to say but....they need to be said. She dives into the pay to play social media tactics, the fact that sales skills are the key to success, toxic online personalities and SO much more!

Duration:00:57:14

Ep 228: Getting Coached to a Better Mindset + Success with Coach Karen Eldad

8/21/2019
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This week we chat with Karen Eldad, a business coach & speaker. Coach Keren talks to us about being a trusted advisor to industry-leading executives and superstar entrepreneurs. Over the last three years, this self-proclaimed extrovert Keren has worked with top organizations including: J.P. Morgan, Christian Dior/LVMH, Van Cleef & Arpels and more. Keren shares how she navigated changing careers during the decline of media publishing and a personal life in turmoil. Find out why she says to...

Duration:00:53:28

Ep 227: Bringing Out Your Inner Bosswoman with Marty McDonald

8/14/2019
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On this episode we chat with the newest podcaster to join the Mayzie Media podcast network, Marty McDonald, a side-hustler turned CEO of Boss Women Media. Marty is on a mission to connect with women who want more. But not a little more…Big More! With an MBA in hand, she is helping to facilitate action toward establishing dreams and building businesses by creating activations like the multi-city Black Girl Magic tour which partnered with Sugarfina, and Boss Woman of the Year, which has...

Duration:00:54:56

Ep 226: Reboot - Top 5 Tips to Quit Playing Small

8/7/2019
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This is a reboot and reminder episode! Check out the five tips provided by host Ahyiana Angel to assist you in letting go of the behavior of playing small. We all do it and sometimes in little ways that we don't even notice. Let these tips give you a head start on winning big this year!

Duration:00:24:04

Ep 226: How to Start an Online Clothing Brand with Uchenna & Chioma Ngwudo

8/7/2019
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Ever thought about starting an e-commerce business? Brooklyn based sisters, Chioma and Uchenna Ngwudo, share how they started and grew Cee Cee's Closet NYC, a brand that celebrates the beauty of West African print through fashionable accessories and clothing. The fearless, business savvy sisters are apart of our special MastHERclass series and they share everything with us from how they discovered their business idea to building their customer base and dealing with international sourcing...

Duration:01:10:07

Ep 225: How to Be an Influencer with Brittany Hennessy

7/31/2019
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This week we dive into the book Influence: Building Your Personal Brand in the Age of Social Media by Brittany Hennessy. We discuss the theme of the book, behind the scenes of being an influencer. She walks us through what a career trajectory can look like and what types of people are best suited for an influencer career. We discuss how to navigate your glow up and Brittany walks us through in detail how smaller, niche influencers can have and advantage in a saturated market. This is a can’t...

Duration:00:51:01

Ep 224: The Making of a Brunchnista with Michelle Sprott

7/24/2019
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Michelle Sprott busted on the scene seemingly out of nowhere but the go-to girl for all things beauty, fashion and brunching has just been patiently waiting her turn while earning her stripes at noteworthy brands like Vincent Longo, MAC and Make Up For Ever. Dubbed “Brunchnista” by her besties due to her never-ending pursuit of the best in brunch, Michelle’s return to New York birthed the concept of brunch as more than a merger of meals, but as a behavior. On this episode, we chat about...

Duration:00:57:40

Ep 223: Turning Her Career from Lemons to Lemonade with Brittney Oliver

7/17/2019
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Brittney Oliver is the Founder of Lemons 2 Lemonade helping Millennials turn life’s obstacles around as well as a career and lifestyle freelance writer contributing to publications like Fast Company and ESSENCE. She shares her experience of going on 100 interviews in an 8-month period and what devastating experienced that happened during one of those interviews. We talk through how she made a pivot in her career to eventually lead her to her current dilemma of staying a full-time...

Duration:01:31:50

Ep 222: Women's Empowerment: Expectations, Events, and Envy with Myleik Teele

7/10/2019
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Get ready for this true girl chat with Myleik Teele, Founder of CurlBox, as we talk all about the women’s empowerment space, mean girl culture, and attending events in lieu of doing the personal development work. We dig into how she came under fire for her My Taught You Retreat and if she thinks that people consider her a mean girl. Website Link: https://mytaughtyou.com/ Retreat - https://www.mtyretreat.com/ Artsy Article -...

Duration:01:09:45

Ep 221: Elaine Welteroth, the New York Times Bestselling Author On Being More Than Enough

6/26/2019
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She’s newly entered into the exclusive New York Times Bestselling Author club and we’re chatting with Elaine Welteroth about her new book, More Than Enough: Claiming Space for Who You Are (No Matter What They Say), and her career journey from dreaming of working at magazines to becoming the editor-in-chief of Teen Vogue. She’s now a judge on the new Project Runway and the world can’t wait to see what more Elaine has in store for us. In this episode, we chat about giving yourself permission...

Duration:00:30:31

Ep 220: Live Your Life On Purpose with Jovian Zayne

6/19/2019
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On this episode, we chat with a MastHER, Jovian Zayne, a certified leadership, and professional development coach and consultant as well as the Founder of The OnPurpose Movement®. Through this moving conversation, we touch on so many aspects of coming of age as a professional. We dive into her journey from working at Teach for America to exploring the entrepreneurial world and learning to navigate the space in an impactful and rewarding way. Website Links: https://www.jovianzayne.com/ and...

Duration:01:06:45

Ep 219: Mean Girls Uncovered ft Dr. Joy of Therapy for Black Girls Podcast

6/12/2019
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Today we’re talking about the Mean Girls Uncovered ft Dr. Joy Harden Bradford, a Licensed Psychologist, and the mental health podcast, Therapy for Black Girls. Dr. Joy helps us uncover some hidden truths, work through ways to adjust our thinking and behavior as well as we get into some real talk about how we can do better. This is good stuff! https://www.therapyforblackgirls.com/podcast/ What we’re talking about: How unhealed elements can shape our experiences with each other Expectations...

Duration:01:00:57

Ep 218: True Triumph From Homelessness and Health Scares to Healed + Helping with Gloria Mitchell

6/5/2019
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We’re chatting with Gloria Mitchell who has a true story of triumph having endured attempted murder by her foster mother, homelessness and still not letting any of that define her or stop her she went on to get an MBA from Stanford University and she’s now a Personal Crisis and Performance Coach. Website Link: http://www.gloriamitchell.com

Duration:00:49:59

Ep 217: The Underbelly of Women's Empowerment Is a Scam ft Amber L. Wright

5/29/2019
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On this episode we have a raw chat about women’s empowerment elements like navigating rates for services, what it takes to truly empower other women, where we are falling short and how we can do better with Amber L. Wright, communication expert, certified life coach, and speaker. This is a can’t miss conversation between two colleagues and friends who are talking shop and allowing you to listen in like a fly on the wall…it gets juicy! Amber’s podcast - Words Well Said...

Duration:01:19:10