January 15, 2015
Hosted by Deanne DeMarco, MT, MA, RCC
No Excuses Allowed. Patricia Walsh, our first guest became partially blind at the age of five and was totally blind by the age of 14. She has degrees in electrical engineering and computer science. Was an award winning engineer at Microsoft and is a world champion para-triathlete! Her story is one of determination to buck the overwhelming odds stacked against her, especially the naysayers. Walsh overcame challenges every step of the way, and people who confronted her with why reasons why she would not be able to succeed.She shares her amazing story and the three step process on how anyone can achieve amazing success. Our second guest is Kamin Samuel the first US Navy female African American helicopter pilot. The leadership lessons she learned in the Navy helped her move up the ranks in corporate America to the Vice President position. Kamin believes that once you are focused and your inner blocks are cleared dramatic results in experiencing more success is the result.
Today’s Inspiring Women
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Inspiring Women. You’ve heard of some: Hillary Clinton, Oprah Winfrey, Sonia Sotomayor, and Meg Whitman. But there are many inspiring women who are not as well known; women who have touched our lives forever. Now you can find out who these female business and entrepreneurial rising stars are. During each episode you will be introduced to extraordinary women who may have come from a background similar to your own. You’ll discover, how they overcame challenges and the lessons they learned to become successful in their fields. Not only will you hear success stories, you’ll be presented with professional insights, tools, tips and strategies you can use to achieve your own personal success. And you can join the discussion, to get the most of this special opportunity. So, become inspired — and mentored with professional insights and tools. It’s where dreams meet information and inspiration.
Deanne DeMarco, MT, MA, RCC
Deanne is diverse in careers from scientist, college instructor, management trainer, Fortune 500 Manager, author to entrepreneur. She is a much sought after speaker and business coach who blends the spirit of change, life-long learning, and adaptability.
For more than 20 years Deanne has worked with managers and individuals to help break through personal and career roadblocks with her innovative strategies. She offers her abilities as a leader, certified business coach, and educator to corporations and organizations globally. Deanne demonstrates the adaptive thinking necessary for change in our present-day world.
Deanne is an example of her own advice, adaptability, and self-leadership. She knows first-hand what it takes to climb the corporate ladder and the challenges women face in career advancement.
She teaches workshops in leadership, management, communication, public speaking, the changing workforce, and conflict intervention.
Deanne is the author of four books, and her business articles have been published in over 300 trade magazines and professional journals. She has won numerous public speaking awards and Deanne's management coaching program won national recognition from Training Magazine's Top 100. Additionally she was on the three-member team that first discovered the cancer link to second hand smoke.
Deanne is known for her high energy speaking style and use of personal stories coupled with strategies that work.