She’s Got Drive Podcast

The Podcast where Black Women Talk About Success & How They Achieved It

If you want to have more DRIVE and success, as well as tools, strategies, and confidence to change your life, this podcast is for you. Host Shirley McAlpine uses her 28 years as a coach and consultant to bring you the lessons of women with DRIVE through inspiring interviews.

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She’s Got Drive, The Podcast where Black Women share
Real Stories and Real Strategies
Aspire and Be Inspired
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We Cause our Own Success – Your coming for you EP26

In this week’s episode we have Part 2 with Donn T – a Singer songwriter, Producer, one of a handful of female independent record label owner of Dtone Victorious, actor, and recently made her literary debut as an author in Sourcebook’s anthology

To Thine Own Self Be True All Day Every Day EP 24

Cynthia Mullins Legal counsel and Chief Human Resources Officer for JMW shares about the transfromational impact that her volunteer work has had on her life and when she was able to reclaim herself in her life.

Get Clear What You Are Fighting For EP 23

Kamilah Forbes, awarding winning producer and director, and Executive Producer of the Historic Apollo in Harlem shares why she took on this role, her vision for the future, what motivates her every day and what becoming a mother taught her about herself.

"I have to say She’s Got Drive is my go to podcast. Each interview is full of so many jewels!"

"I have incorporated so much of what I’ve learned into my everyday life. I encourage you to have a notebook out when you’re listening!"

"A must listen for ALL women (and probably men too!) If you are stuck, looking for motivation, inspiration or a destination then this amazing podcast will help you get there!!"

"I’m loving this podcast, the different backgrounds of the women interviewed keeps it interesting. Their stories and practical advice keeps on inspiring!"

"Shirley is an incredibly inspiring woman and here she does an amazing job of curating other inspiring women."

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Episode 53 : Farming While Black – We Need to Reclaim Our Relationship to the Land says Leah Penniman

In this weeks Episode we have Black Kryeol Farmer Leah Penniman, Founder Co- Executive Director of Soul Fire Farm. And Author of Farming While Black and social activist; Leah believes that now is the  time we reclaim our relationship to the land and our food. Her Farm...

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  REWIND And COME AGAIN! Yes I am all about us creating the life we want this year so we must listen again to this wisdom. I wanted to repost this interview. it is very powerful. Ellen Burton,inspirational leadership Executive Coach, Business Lecturer and...

EPISODE 51: Nikki Bethel says Sometimes We Have to Lean Back, and when We Lean in, it looks different

  Part 2 of my conversation with Nikki Bethel, SVP of Talent Management at HBO. We discover more about her work and how she has achieved her success  at HBO, the imposter syndrome and her most courageous moment. I hope you continue to enjoy our conversation...

Episode 50: A Conversation with Nikki Bethel- Sista-friends Having a Moment

Nikki Bethel – New episode !!!! – YOU are going to love, love,  love this episode. I sat down with SVP of Talent Management at HBO,  Nikki Bethel and we became Sistafriends that day. She is so wonderful. Our conversation moved us to tears, had us laughing...

EPISODE 49 : Courageous Moments – How We Can Take Inspired Action. 

  In this weeks episode two of my former guests are sharing a courageous moment in their life to inspire us to take action in our own lives. Sometimes the thing that is in the way of us achieving our goals is fear. What if we could go beyond our fear? What would...

EPISODE 48: Get Your Goal On ! My How to Guide to Creating Your Goals in 2019

In this weeks episode I walk you through my approach to creating my 2019 goals. Building on the previous episodes on goal setting,  this week is a step by  step process to getting closer to the life that you want.  I share what I am doing this year and...

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