DIASPORANS MAKING A DIFFERENCE
Gbenga is a West African word that means Elevate. As a social entrepreneur, impact investor, and a transformational identity strategist Gbenga applies his wealth of experience in social enterprise, philanthropy and international service as a bridge builder – bridging the gap of access holding back leaders from making imprints on the global stage.
Gbenga has spoken at international platforms like the Social Enterprise World Forum. He has coached hundreds of leaders at prestigious institutions like Kenan-Flagler Business School at University of North Carolina, Carey School of Business at Johns Hopkins University, and American University School of International Service.
Gbenga regularly works with the governments of United Sates and several African countries to support, train and empower profit and nonprofit leaders. He has received global recognitions for his work and impact. He is proudly an Atlas Corps Alum, United States, Global Young Social Entrepreneurs Fellow, Malaysia and Cordes/Opportunity Collaboration Fellow, Mexico. He makes his investments and philanthropic contributions through The GO Foundation, Broad Street Fund and LDI Africa.
Check out his website at Globalgoinc.com
If you missed Gbengas last “Tell Your Story” event, no worries! The event will be happening again on July 19, 2016 in Silver Spring, MD.
“TELL YOUR STORY: Storytelling for Jobs and Business Opportunities”
This workshop is designed to help professionals and business owners mine great stories from their unique experiences, and craft compelling narratives that inspire collaboration. Whether in a funding or job interview, the ability to own and tell ones story makes all the difference.
PARTICIPANTS WILL LEARN HOW TO :
Define your core professional identity
Create an authentic personal brand statement
Craft a winning elevator pitch for your organizational story and business deals
Better interview for local and international job opportunities
Tell Your Story Like a Renowned TED Talker
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
Early to senior level professionals in career transition
Businesses and nonprofits finding a niche in a saturated market
Development professionals seeking overseas opportunities
Startup entrepreneurs raising investment capital
Anyone trying to turn challenging stories into business opportunities
Click below to find out more and register!