Zena Ibhawoh is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She is an innovative legal practitioner with seventeen years’ experience in legal practice. She possesses expertise in capital markets, regulatory compliance, contract negotiations, deal structuring, pensions, company secretarial practice and general corporate and commercial law. She is passionate about helping women and has worked towards the protection of the rights of a low-income mother in tort and criminal cases instituted on her behalf. She is in addition a writer with several publications including, one titled, “Business, Pregnant Women and the Law.” In this interview Zena shares with us her journey to become a lawyer, how the career has transformed her life and how she successfully juggles it with family life. She leaves women with some powerful financial advice which includes goal setting. Where do you see yourself in five years time? Listen to Zena and be inspired to design your future.
Jasmine J. Moore is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She is a motivational speaker, philanthropist, and purpose partner. In addition, she has been a social worker and counselor for youth and women for over 10 years. She is a mentor to many young women and girls with whom she identifies in countless ways. She is the author of the book, Because No One Told Me: 21 Days of Purposeful Transfiguration for Adolescents, written to help young girls learn from her own adolescent mistakes. Following the release of this book and after receiving feedback from women who were hurting from past experiences, she wrote the book, No Longer Scarred: The Path After My Pain. This book demonstrates to women that their scars don’t have to be permanent. Listen as Jasmine takes us on her purpose journey in this interview. Be inspired to find your reason for being!
Demetria Buie is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She is a mother, life-story coach, publisher, event host, magazine owner and mentor. She was raised in a small town in Louisiana and by the time she reached eighteen, had experienced many hardships, which rendered her homeless, unforgiving, depressed, and suicidal. She was a high school drop-out, but a strong desire to better her life caused her to return to school and earn her GED after which she began attending John Tyler Community College, studying acting. She is author of over thirty books including the book titled, Refuse To Lose. In this interview, Demetria opens up on the many challenges she has faced; from a mother who did not want or love her, to a father who was an alcoholic. And from a school system and teachers that gave up on her stating that she would amount to nothing, to an uncle who tried to rape her. Demetria saw it all, conquered it all, and shares her story to give hope to other women. Listen to Demetria and be inspired to get up and win! Because you can!
Cheryl Peavy is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She is a Speaker and Transformation Technician, who is passionate about helping women overcome traumatic situations and heal from within. She has had a personal experience with trauma when several years ago she lost her mother and grandmother two weeks apart. Since then, she has created a social media movement branded as She Is You I Am You, which helps women see themselves through God’s eyes and not the world’s. She seeks to encourage, inspire and motivate women to show up in their greatness and create the life of their dreams. She is a best-selling Co-Author of several books and contributing writer for Miz CEO Entrepreneurial Magazine and Thrive Global. Listen to Cheryl as she shares her journey of losing her identity following the rejection of her father and the deaths of her mother and grandmother and how she became a people pleaser until she discovered her identity and purpose. Be inspired to discover who you are!
Faith Ogunbor Agbonlahor is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She works in the banking sector as a business development professional. As the first of five children, the expectations of her parents were high concerning her. Her father was a medical doctor and her mother a nurse, and they desired that she become a medical doctor. She obtained her first degree in Microbiology from the University of Lagos, Nigeria and then decided that a career in the medical field was not for her. She returned to school and obtained a second degree in Global Marketing from the University of Liverpool, United Kingdom. She shares with us the challenges of growing up “caged,” dealing with the high expectations of her family, and trying unsuccessfully to walk in the path that had been pre-planned by her parents. Listen to Faith and be inspired to forge your own path and follow your own dreams.
Esther Dumbiri is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She is founder and Managing Director of Sapient Hadassah’s Touch Limited, a publishing firm she started over a decade ago while still a student of the University of Lagos, Nigeria. Esther founded a business but more importantly she discovered herself. She had attempted a degree in Engineering but couldn’t cope, then she turned to Physical and Health Education and for a while she appeared to excel in sports but even that wasn’t for her. Finally, while reading a friend’s manuscript that was ready to go to print, Esther found herself. Hers was a world filled with a love for words and colours, a keen eye for spotting errors and a passion for telling people’s stories. Her business has grown by leaps and bounds and in this interview, Esther takes us back to where it all began. Listen to Esther and be inspired to find yourself and do the unthinkable!
Lady Anika Stewart is the guest in the episode of DOZ Show. She is the founder and CEO of Embracing Your Inner Woman. She is also an Author, Christian Life Coach, Inspirational Speaker, and founder of the I’m Every Woman Conference. She empowers a community of women to embrace their journey of transformation and live a purpose driven lifestyle. Many women have been inspired by her story of overcoming drug addiction, domestic violence, separation in marriage and single parenting. She is the author of the books, “Diaries of An Elect Lady” and “Expose Unveil Discover: The Inner Woman Workbook & Guide.” She has been honored with the Prestigious Lady of Excellence in Leadership Award, amongst other recognitions. Anika seeks to be an example to women of all diversities. Listen as Anika shares her journey of transforming her life from drug addiction and violence to a successful CEO. Be inspired to transform your life.