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Own Your Yes

Own Your Yes

By Velera Wilson
Own Your Yes provides a space for you to connect with other women and learn from their journeys. We feature successful career women and entrepreneurs who share their struggles and lessons learned on the path to success. Each interview highlights female resilience shown despite real internal and external obstacles - from fear of speaking, to job loss, to everything in between. We are imperfect, ambitious women - and we're committed to owning our YES.
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Ep. 3 : Embracing Feminine Strength & Power w/ Diana Cabrices, VP of Enterprise Development @ Snappy Kraken
About The Podcast Own Your Yes is a 12 week mini-series that provides a space for you to connect with other women and learn from their journeys. This podcast features successful career women and entrepreneurs who share their struggles and lessons learned on the path to success. Each interview highlights female resilience shown despite real internal and external obstacles - from fear of speaking, to job loss, to everything in between. We are imperfect, ambitious women - and we're committed to owning our YES. About The Host, Velera Wilson For  almost twenty years she’s generated millions in revenue driving marketing strategy for top Fortune 100 & 500 brands including AT&T and Fiserv. A change agent early in her career, she was the  youngest woman to run the Midwest division of a destination management company – securing their first million-dollar contract with Ford Motor Company. Recognized as a female leader in her industry, Velera was selected to join  Money20/20’s RiseUp global accelerator program for women in 2018 and served as the program’s 2019 U.S. Ambassador. She’s also a LinkedIn Instructor, delivering her marketing expertise digitally on the massive global platform. From her acclaimed debut book, "You're Absolutely Worth It", to being a contributing writer for Thrive Global, to publishing guides including “Six Steps to Negotiate the Salary You Deserve Without Letting Fear Override,” Velera shows women how to own their worth. Her  passion to serve has led Velera to mentor and coach countless women  across the country, both on her own and in partnership with organizations such as the American Marketing Association, National Black MBA Association, and INROADS - of which she’s an alumni. Other Ways To Connect LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/velerawilson Learn more and submit speaking inquiries at www.velerawilson.com
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February 19, 2021
Ep. 2 : Showing Up Despite The Fear w/ Penny Phillips, President and Co-Founder of Journey Strategic Wealth
About The Podcast Own Your Yes is a 12 week mini-series that provides a space for you to connect with other women and learn from their journeys. This podcast features successful career women and entrepreneurs who share their struggles and lessons learned on the path to success. Each interview highlights female resilience shown despite real internal and external obstacles - from fear of speaking, to job loss, to everything in between. We are imperfect, ambitious women - and we're committed to owning our YES. About The Host, Velera Wilson For  almost twenty years she’s generated millions in revenue driving marketing strategy for top Fortune 100 & 500 brands including AT&T and Fiserv. A change agent early in her career, she was the  youngest woman to run the Midwest division of a destination management company – securing their first million-dollar contract with Ford Motor Company. Recognized as a female leader in her industry, Velera was selected to join  Money20/20’s RiseUp global accelerator program for women in 2018 and served as the program’s 2019 U.S. Ambassador. She’s also a LinkedIn Instructor, delivering her marketing expertise digitally on the massive global platform. From her acclaimed debut book, "You're Absolutely Worth It", to being a contributing writer for Thrive Global, to publishing guides including “Six Steps to Negotiate the Salary You Deserve Without Letting Fear Override,” Velera shows women how to own their worth. Her  passion to serve has led Velera to mentor and coach countless women  across the country, both on her own and in partnership with organizations such as the American Marketing Association, National Black MBA Association, and INROADS - of which she’s an alumni. Other Ways To Connect LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/velerawilson Learn more and submit speaking inquiries at www.velerawilson.com
29:49
February 11, 2021
Ep. 1 : Finding Yourself Again As An Ambitious Woman w/ Eboni Gee, Founder of Living With A Purpose
About The Podcast Own Your Yes is a 12 week mini-series that provides a space for you to connect with other women and learn from their journeys. This podcast features successful career women and entrepreneurs who share their struggles and lessons learned on the path to success.  Each interview highlights female resilience shown despite real internal and external obstacles - from fear of speaking, to job loss, to everything in between.  We are imperfect, ambitious women - and we're committed to owning our YES.  About The Host, Velera Wilson For  almost twenty years she’s generated millions in revenue driving marketing strategy for top Fortune 100 & 500 brands including AT&T and Fiserv. A change agent early in her career, she was the  youngest woman to run the Midwest division of a destination management company – securing their first million-dollar contract with Ford Motor Company. Recognized as a female leader in her industry, Velera was selected to join  Money20/20’s RiseUp global accelerator program for women in 2018 and served as the program’s 2019 U.S. Ambassador. She’s also a LinkedIn Instructor, delivering her marketing expertise digitally on the massive global platform. From her acclaimed debut book, "You're Absolutely Worth It", to being a contributing writer for Thrive Global, to publishing guides including “Six Steps to Negotiate the Salary You Deserve Without Letting Fear Override,” Velera shows women how to own their worth. Her  passion to serve has led Velera to mentor and coach countless women  across the country, both on her own and in partnership with organizations such as the American Marketing Association, National Black MBA Association, and INROADS - of which she’s an alumni. Other Ways To Connect LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/velerawilson Learn more and submit speaking inquiries at www.velerawilson.com
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February 4, 2021