A Senegalese-American’s View On Race in America, After 20 years of Observations

Black and White Hands

I am Senegalese. I was born and raised in West Africa. I am also a proud American since 2004. What I am about to share may damage all the work I have done for the past several years to build my personal brand as an author, a motivational speaker and an entrepreneur.   I normally […]

How to Communicate Effectively

How to Communicate Effectively

Ryan Avery, 2012 world champion of public speaking shares tips on effective communication skills. Good communication skills are essential for creating and building lasting relationships. Communication can be effective when the proper techniques are applied. In this interview, Ryan talks about what motivated him to become a public speaker and shares insightful techniques for improving […]

MVP007: How to Make a Career Change Part 2

How to Make a Career Change Part II

Additional Career advice you should consider when making a career change. Insightful and concrete tips to help you transition to a new career. Download the companion worksheet to make the best of this podcast: http://oumardieng.com/download7 Podcast Highlights: Brief Recap of Episode 6 – 1:15 Career Change Advice #8 – 2:30 Career Change Informational Interview Questions […]

MVP006: How to Make a Career Change Part 1

How to Make a Career Change

Advice on how to make a career change. Career advice that details the steps to change careers and some key factors to consider before making a career switch. Download the companion worksheet to make the best of this podcast: http://oumardieng.com/download6 Podcast Highlights: Introduction of topic – how to make a career change Bonus download announcement […]

How to Stop Procrastinating and Finish What You Start

Stop Procratinating and finish what you start

If you have trouble finishing what you start you are not going to finish reading this blog post, are you? If that’s the case, seek immediate medical help! I am kidding, of course! A little procrastination humor. On a serious note, here is how to stop procrastination – the summarized version of this blog post […]

MVP000: Welcome to the Motivational Voice Podcast

Welcome to the Motivational Voice Podcast

Learn what to expect from the Motivational Voice Podcast, your very own life coach podcast. Understand what you can learn in terms of motivation and inspiration, the purpose of the podcast and finally, how the podcast is structured. Podcast Highlights: About the host – 1:10 Purpose of the podcast – 2:27 Podcast structure and topics […]

MVP005: Goal Setting – How to set Goals and Achieve Them

How to Set and Achieve Goals

Learn 7 effective steps for setting and achieving your goals. Concrete examples are given for how to apply the 7 steps of goal setting. In this session of the Motivational Voice Podcast, I talk about how to set goals and achieve them and focus real life examples and offer tips on how to correctly set […]

MVP004: How to Overcome Your Fear of Starting a Business

Fear of starting a business

Use sound techniques to eliminate risk and the fear of starting your own business. My first interview is a very inspirational one: Jina Schaefer, from The Happy Healthy Truth, who left her corporate job to start her own business, shares insightful tips about what she learned and how she found the strength to go at it […]

Interview with Author Beverly Golden

Meet Canadian author Beverly Golden as she talks about book marketing strategies she used for her book, Confessions of a Middle-Aged Hippie.  She recalls her experiences at a book retreat and thoughts about targeting your book audience and navigating the publishing process.  This is an insightful interview that gives a good sense for Beverly’s energy […]