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“Take Care of your Team First”~ 5 Business Lessons to Learn From Lesego Mokae, Co-Founder of Ditsogo

Lesego Mokae’s is the 24-year-old Co-Founder of Ditsogo Projects, a 100 percent steel engineering services and metal fabrication industry for the mining industry. The company was founded in 2012
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#BlackHistory – Meet Alexa Irene Canady, The First Black Neurosurgeon

Alexa Irene Canady (born November 7, 1950) is a retired African-American medical doctor specializing in neurosurgery. She was born in Lansing, Michigan and earned both her bachelors and medical degree from the University of Michigan.
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#CareerConversationsWithLLA: ”Women are often taught that we must be humble about our accomplishments, we’re told that we shouldn’t be too loud and proud…that ideology no longer aligns with my professional goals” Danicas Nelson, Award-Winning Senior Marketing Communications Manager at TELUS

Danica Nelson is an award-winning Senior Marketing Communications Manager at one of Canada’s largest telecommunications companies, TELUS, where she’s worked for over 11 years in various roles. She specializes
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“Take Care of your Team First”~ 5 Business Lessons to Learn From Lesego Mokae, Co-Founder of Ditsogo

Lesego Mokae’s is the 24-year-old Co-Founder of Ditsogo Projects, a 100 percent steel engineering services and metal fabrication industry for the mining industry. The company was founded in 2012
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#LadyBossQuickFive: “Entrepreneurship means being a solution provider” ~ Omoyemi Akerele, Founder— Style House Files, Lagos Fashion Week

The Founder and Executive Director of Style House Files, a creative development agency for Nigerian and African designers, Omoyemi Akerele is widely regarded as a driving force behind Nigeria’s burgeoning
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#BlackHistory – Meet Alexa Irene Canady, The First Black Neurosurgeon

Alexa Irene Canady (born November 7, 1950) is a retired African-American medical doctor specializing in neurosurgery. She was born in Lansing, Michigan and earned both her bachelors and medical degree from the University of Michigan.
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Approach

It’s a crucial and urgent imperative to have more women take on leadership roles in business and across the corporate sphere. It’s the only way real change can occur in the world.

The needs of organizations and society are so complex that they require a full range of diverse voices, and skill sets to solve them.

Creating an environment where different kinds of women can all succeed is crucial to socio-economic growth and development.

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Programs

Running in Heels Career Conference

A career development conference for working women to learn and balance the art of excellent execution and epic result delivery under the pressure of diverse workload whilst empowering them to take the lead in breaking barriers in the workplace.

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Ladies Lunch Series

A quarterly event where women from different backgrounds have the opportunity to learn, be inspired, and connect with one another. The objective is to create spaces where women engage, connect and thrive.

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Women in Leadership and Politics Symposium

A conference for Nigerian women in Leadership and Politics especially in the public sector

Creative Entrepreneurs Academy

A Bootcamp for female entrepreneurs in the creative sector

Enterprise and Leadership Program

The ELP is a practical, hands-on program that is focused on enabling the women entrepreneurs in Nigeria to identify business opportunities, create and sustain viable enterprises

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