#OurVoiceMatters Blog

You are valuable! No explanation, no extras…no filters! #catchit

— Altovise Pelzer, Women’s Empowerment Speaker

As a woman, I know the impact that one voice can have on other women. In 2019, I set out to highlight personal stories and business triumphs from women you know and some you will want to know.

Your voice is powerful as well and I want people to hear it!

Women are doing great things to make an impact in the world and I believe that it is time to start acknowledging that more. The #OurVoiceMatters blog feature post creates an environment to educate and empower the readers in order to impact social change. Each one can reach and the #OurVoiceMatters blog is here to broaden that reach.

#OurVoiceMatters Blog

Zylo Marshall Restarting Life After Setbacks – Challenges of a Disabled Entrepreneur

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-q3e7v-13cd628 Disability does not mean inferiority – don’t let it keep you from succeeding and achieving your goals.”Don’t let disability be taken advantage of – disability shouldn’t stop you from achieving success, no matter the challenges you face.”Zylo Marshall is a 47-year-old realtor and disability advocate who went through the windshield of a car at…

Exploring Self Discovery with Shatoyia Jones Challenging Societal Norms

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-n5zn9-13cd6c8 With a lifetime of poverty-reduction, performance art, and belly-dancing experience, Shatoyia Jones is on a mission to empower women, challenge beauty standards, and reclaim the true history of her community, all while inspiring a new generation of risk-takers.”Take the risk to fight for a work culture that actually is a culture for work, not…

”Social Education: A Fireside Chat with Lyle Benjamin”

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-ayexk-139065f Struggling with his tumultuous home life, Lyle Benjamin’s goal to repay the debt of those who helped him leads him on a mission to introduce civility, kindness, and social education into schools, confronting an educational system that fails to prepare students for the real world.”Don’t wait until you’re educated up the Yang Yang, okay?…

Breaking Communication: Understanding How Word Vomit and Silence Can Hinder Our Success

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-e9gv9-1390552 In this episode of The #Speakeasy Podcast, Altovise explores how a breakdown in communication between entrepreneurs, relationships, marriages, finances, and children can be mended by mastering active, visual communication and uncovering the power of soundbites. In this episode, it was discussed how communicating has changed due to people wanting everything to be quick and…


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