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Authors, Coaches, and Entrepreneurs share their personal and professional journeys. Past guests include Bruce George of the Genius is Common Movement, Life Coach Bobbi Stevens, Financial Expert Steven Hutchinson, Author and Entrepreneur Hitachi Choparazzi, Sen. Barbara Robinson, Geraldine Hollis of the Tougaloo Nine, Author Bernard N. Lee, Jr., and Author and Speaker Tawana Williams.

Authors, Coaches, and Entrepreneurs share their personal and professional journeys. Past guests include Bruce George of the Genius is Common Movement, Life Coach Bobbi Stevens, Financial Expert Steven Hutchinson, Author and Entrepreneur Hitachi Choparazzi, Sen. Barbara Robinson, Geraldine Hollis of the Tougaloo Nine, Author Bernard N. Lee, Jr., and Author and Speaker Tawana Williams.

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United States

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Authors, Coaches, and Entrepreneurs share their personal and professional journeys. Past guests include Bruce George of the Genius is Common Movement, Life Coach Bobbi Stevens, Financial Expert Steven Hutchinson, Author and Entrepreneur Hitachi Choparazzi, Sen. Barbara Robinson, Geraldine Hollis of the Tougaloo Nine, Author Bernard N. Lee, Jr., and Author and Speaker Tawana Williams.

Language:

English

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6783693348


Episodes

Self-leadership Coach Eric Winters shares how we can develop courageous leadership

10/22/2021
Somewhere in the Middle Welcomes Change-Management Expert and Self-leadership Coach Eric Winters Eric Winters is a self-leadership coach, black-belt hand-washer, speaker, and author with deep knowledge in the science of building courageous and emotionally intelligent mindsets. His know-how is a result of over 20 years of international corporate life, two master’s degrees in human behavior change and over 12 years helping leaders and their teams become their best selves to meet workplace...

Duration:00:46:33

Storm Cunningham, Executive Director of RECONOMICS Institute, shares how urban renewal projects can be eco- and community-friendly

9/24/2021
Somewhere in the Middle Welcomes Storm Cunningham, Executive Director of RECONOMICS Institute Storm Cunningham is Executive Director of RECONOMICS Institute: The Society of Revitalization & Resilience Professionals, which helps ensure that communities worldwide have certified Revitalization & Resilience Facilitators (RE Facilitators). Look for the “RE” after their names. As editor of REVITALIZATION: The Journal of Economic & Environmental Resilience, Storm tracks the latest trends and...

Duration:00:43:54

BONUS EPISODE: Bada$$ Business Women prepare for the tax season early

9/17/2021
BONUS EPISODE: Tax Accountant Damari Gold shares why we should start preparing for the 2022 tax season today Damari Gold has a unique perspective on money and personal finances. She holds a Master’s Degree in Accounting and Finance, has been a practicing tax accountant for over ten years, and founded The Gold Standard Accounting & Tax Inc. in Huntington Beach, CA. Damari is passionate about helping small business owners, more specifically women-owned businesses, to understand their money. As...

Duration:00:30:29

Tax Accountant Damari Gold Shares How We Can Be Confident Money Women

8/27/2021
Somewhere in the Middle Welcomes Damari Gold, Founder of The Gold Standard Accounting & Tax Inc. Damari Gold has a unique perspective on money and personal finances. She holds a Master’s Degree in Accounting and Finance, has been a practicing tax accountant for over ten years, and founded The Gold Standard Accounting & Tax Inc in Huntington Beach, CA. Damari is passionate about helping small business owners, more specifically women-owned businesses, to understand their money. As a...

Duration:00:44:40

Women’s Transformation Coach Petia Kolibova shares her personal journey of healing and growing through toxic relationships

7/23/2021
Petia Kolibova is a women’s transformation coach who helps women who have been pushed down and been playing it small due to toxic relationships or unhealed childhood trauma to create a life that is true to them and their soul purpose. Her mission is to help women who are on the path to healing from past wounds move through their limiting beliefs and internal blocks so they can finally do what they want to do, what feels good to them, serve other women in a powerful way online. Petia pairs...

Duration:00:50:46

ENCORE PRESENTATION: Education Mentor and Author Darrian Tanner Encourages Educators to Create Win-Win Situations in the Classroom

6/25/2021
Education Mentor and Author Darrian Tanner Shares Tactics for Better Classroom Management Darrian Tanner is currently an 11th-year secondary education English teacher and a 2nd-year Instructional Mentor in the state of Florida. She was born and raised in East St. Louis, IL, and this is where her love for education truly began as she was inspired by both her teachers and aunts who were educators and administrators in the school district. Darrian graduated from the College of Education at...

Duration:01:09:30

Somewhere in the Middle Welcomes Christian Author Alan Black

5/28/2021
Alan Black shares his journey of surrender to become a Christian author Alan Black grew up in the United Methodist Church. While he proudly embraces his background and personal history within the United Methodist Church, he does not feel that denomination is important. What matters most is the relationship that you have with the Lord. Through the years, if Alan were to describe his relationship with the Lord using one word it would be “transformation” marked by daily growth in his walk with...

Duration:00:54:21

Author Keshia Williams shares her journey through love, pain, and releasing the past

4/23/2021
Somewhere in the Middle with Michele Barard welcomes Author Keshia Williams Keshia L. Williams loves the arts, music, people, and self-expression. She moved from Newark, NJ, to Atlanta, GA, to start the next chapter of life, moments, and inner peace. She enjoys discussing love, relationships, and raw feelings. Her book Loving with Emotions: You Must Feel Everything is who she is and represents what she has experienced as a child, adolescent, as well as coming into adulthood. Keshia has...

Duration:01:04:13

Author Michael Kenneth Bell Discusses the Link between Masonic Principles and the Chakra System

3/26/2021
Somewhere in the Middle Welcomes Author Michael Kenneth Bell Michael Bell is a author of the recently published book The Occult Meaning of Masonry its Symbols and the Chakra System. He has been a member in good standing of Monarch Lodge no.73, Oakland California Prince Hall Affiliated Free and Accepted Mason's since 2015. He describes himself as "a self-taught symbologist" and has a personal library of close to 500 books as his personal testimonial to this fact. As a spiritualist and...

Duration:01:06:01

ENCORE PRESENTATION: Financial Expert Kendall Weaver shares her journey from young single mom to business and financial guru

2/26/2021
Somewhere in the Middle Welcomes Financial Strategist Kendall Weaver Kendall Weaver grew up in Decatur, Georgia, which is on the East side of Metro Atlanta, but she hails from the windy city, which is why she considers herself to be a tough-skinned, bittersweet GA peach. Kendall runs a financial consulting firm located in the heart of Atlanta that focuses on empowering women and minorities through financial education and implementation of sound financial strategies. This is a pretty big deal...

Duration:01:03:12

ENCORE PRESENTATION: Caregiver Life Strategist Denise Bampoe shares strategies and tools for those caring for sick loved ones

2/12/2021
Somewhere in the Middle with Michele Barard Welcomes Caregiver Life Strategist Denise Bampoe Denise Bampoe is a native New Yorker whose background is colored by her immigrant Caribbean heritage and Southern roots. She spent her youth as a track and field scholar-athlete. This took dedication and as a result, Denise was no stranger to hard work and continually pursued excellence. Due to her intensive academic and athletic training, she was prepared for the challenges of the fast-paced...

Duration:01:08:15

Author, Speaker, and Diversity Expert Deloria Nelson Streete shares why inclusion matters and how it relates to recent events in the U.S. Capitol

1/15/2021
Author, Speaker, and Diversity Expert Deloria Nelson Streete joins me on Somewhere in the Middle Deloria Nelson Streete is the President of Authentic Culture and Engagement Solutions, Inc. (ACE). ACE is a dynamic consulting firm that focuses on providing solutions to companies who want to enhance and strengthen their culture through authentic engagement and inclusion. Dee was recently the Managing Director of Diversity & Inclusion for Charles Schwab & Company, where she led the firm’s...

Duration:01:00:36

Sharon Mae King, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of SharonKingWorldWide.com, shares business and marketing tips for authors

12/18/2020
Sharon Mae King, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of SharonKingWorldWide.com, joins me on Somewhere in the Middle with Michele Barard Sharon Mae King is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of SharonKingWorldWide.com and the author of This is my Introduction from Me to You. Remember Me? She was a professional actress in New York City before moving into public relations with Sain-City Magazine. King is involved in civic and professional organizations, such as the African American Art...

Duration:00:53:26

Prison Reform Advocate Diane Sears shares solutions to end the school to prison pipeline

12/4/2020
Diane Sears, the founder of "In Search of Fatherhood" and Prison Reform Advocate, joins me on Somewhere in the Middle Diane A. Sears is the United States Coordinator for International Men’s Day, a position she has held since 2009 and the inaugurator of the International Day of Prayer for Men and Boys which is observed in November and launches the United States’ observance of International Men’s Day. In October 1999, Sears launched IN SEARCH OF FATHERHOOD®, a quarterly international...

Duration:01:07:33

ENCORE PRESENTATION: Dr. Kendra Davis-Burch shares her journey toward self-discovery and helping other women overcome their challenges

11/20/2020
ENCORE PRESENTATION Christian Coach, Author, and Inspirational Speaker Dr. Kendra Davis-Burch helps women change their lives for the better Dr. Kendra Davis-Burch is a 1999 & 2009 graduate of Winston-Salem State University. She earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Sociology (1999) & a Master of Science Degree in Rehabilitation Counseling (2009). She is also a 2016 graduate of Apex School of Theology where she earned a Master of Divinity Degree. Kendra earned a Doctor of Ministry Degree in...

Duration:01:04:22

Certified Federal Contracts Manager Khalil Memon talks about making money in government contracting on Somewhere in the Middle

11/6/2020
Certified Federal Contracts Manager Khalil Memon shares his knowledge of federal contracting to help others get in on this multi-million dollar field Khalil Memon is a Certified Professional Contracts Manager, Certified Federal Contracts Manager, and Certified Commercial Contracts Manager. Khalil has been working as a Managing Director with Dynamic Contracts Consultants, LLC for the last 5 years. Khalil holds a Master’s in Law (LL.M) from Chicago Kent College of Law (Chicago), MBA from KC...

Duration:00:52:31

Janae Marie, author of Sleeping with the Enemy, shares her journey to become a thrice-published author before the age of 30

10/23/2020
Somewhere in the Middle welcomes Janae Marie, author of Sleeping with the Enemy Janae Marie began writing at the age of 13 and published her first book at the age of 25. She was awarded a degree in Media Arts at Wayne State University in Detroit, Mi. She later relocated to California where she earned a second in Broadcast Journalism and published two more books by the age of 30. Janae Marie is the author of four books, Flirting with Temptations, Daddy's Home, Double Take, and Besties. Her...

Duration:00:57:35

Financial Advisor Jason Zara shares strategies to create the means to live the future you want

10/9/2020
Financial Advisor Jason Zara joins me on Somewhere in the Middle Jason Zara is a financial advisor with Transamerica/World Financial Group. He is life, health, and securities (Series 6 & 63) licensed and loves working with families to help them find financial independence. He has worked with chambers of commerce for more than five years. He has years of experience in marketing, journalism, and as a small business owner. He has an MBA with a concentration in marketing. He is president of the...

Duration:01:21:30

Dr. Beverly A Browning, author of Grant Writing for Dummies, shares how she grew her grant writing expertise and business while helping others

9/25/2020
Dr. Beverly A Browning, author of Grant Writing for Dummies, joins me on Somewhere in the Middle Dr. Beverly A. Browning has been consulting in the areas of grant writing, RFP responses, technical writing, and organizational development for over four decades. Her clients have included Tribal nations, nonprofit organizations, small businesses, career, volunteer and combination fire departments; chambers of commerce, faith-based organizations, and units of government including state and...

Duration:00:53:42

Author B.G. Howard shares his journey through amnesia to build a new life

9/11/2020
Author B.G. Howard joins me on Somewhere in the Middle G. Howard was born and raised in the small town of Baxley, GA, where he graduated high school before relocating to Macon, GA. There, he attended College at Mercer University, though circumstance prevented him from completing his collegiate education. He has lived in several cities throughout the eastern part of the United States, before finally relocating to Florida and, eventually, becoming self-employed. Now,, the former business...

Duration:00:54:53