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My Keynote Speech At The 3rd Annual RISE Above Young Women Empowerment Conference

My Keynote Speech At The 3rd Annual RISE Above Young Women Empowerment Conference

| April 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Pauleanna Reid Delivers the Keynote Speech at The 3rd Annual RISE Above Young Women Empowerment Conference

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Pauleanna Reid Delivers the Keynote Speech at The 3rd Annual RISE Above Young Women Empowerment Conference

| March 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

TORONTO, ON (March 11, 2013)–More than 100 young women gathered together at the 3rd Annual RISE Above Conference for an afternoon of enlightenment and empowerment with the keynote speech delivered by motivational speaker, professional writer and image consultant, Pauleanna Reid. “I’ve accomplished a lot at my age, but by far the most memorable milestone in […]

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Why I Am Dedicated To Teaching Leadership Skills To Grade 11 Students

Why I Am Dedicated To Teaching Leadership Skills To Grade 11 Students

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

  Earlier this month I paid a visit to my old high school, North Park Secondary. Whenever I have some free time, I often visit to say hello to my past teachers who have made huge differences in my life and take the opportunity to absorb old memories: athletics, academics, friendships, peer pressure, bullying and […]

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GIRL ON TOP: Houda Rafle Discusses Making Magic Behind The Camera At E! News & What Her Early Days As An Intern Has Taught Her

GIRL ON TOP: Houda Rafle Discusses Making Magic Behind The Camera At E! News & What Her Early Days As An Intern Has Taught Her

| November 9, 2012 | 6 Comments

Who says dreams don’t come true. Look at that amazing smile! It’s obvious that Houda Rafle is living in her dream world and loving every damn minute of it. Houda and I have only been friends for a short while, but since the minute we met I’ve fallen in love with her charisma, positive energy […]

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3 Reasons Why 2012 Was So Good To Me

3 Reasons Why 2012 Was So Good To Me

| November 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Sometime in January, I knelt down on my knees and asked God to hold my hand a little bit tighter this year. In the back of my mind and in the core of my heart, I knew that 2012 was going to be filled new business ventures. It was evident to me that in order […]

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How To Remain Cool Under Pressure & De-stress In A Hostile Work Environment

How To Remain Cool Under Pressure & De-stress In A Hostile Work Environment

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

My first “real” job out of college, I worked as an executive/personal assistant for the president of an interior design company. This wasn’t just an ordinary company, I had the golden opportunity to work for an establishment that is the brains behind the construction and design of some of the most famous infrastructures in the […]

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My Afternoon Brunch with the Scholarship Recipients Of The Black Pearls Community Services Inc. 2012 Black T.I.E Charity Awards

My Afternoon Brunch with the Scholarship Recipients Of The Black Pearls Community Services Inc. 2012 Black T.I.E Charity Awards

| October 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

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Pauleanna Reid Delivers Keynote at Black Pearls Luncheon

Pauleanna Reid Delivers Keynote at Black Pearls Luncheon

| September 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Motivational Speaker, Pauleanna Reid, delivers keynote speech at Black Pearls Community Services Inc. luncheon. Keynote speaker, Pauleanna Reid, candidly shares her success story and life lessons to the recipients of the Black Pearls Community Services Inc. scholarship awards. Reid spoke about the values that she shares with Black Pearls, saying: “We all have a story and have learned […]

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How I Found Beauty In A World Of Chaos

How I Found Beauty In A World Of Chaos

| September 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Oreo. A childhood nickname that has been attached to me since the sixth grade a time when I was too young to understand why my classmates always referred to me as one of my favourite bedtime snacks. I even recall asking my parents what it meant to be an Oreo. All they said was to […]

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GIRL ON TOP: Jemima Codrington Discusses Her Career As A Champion Journalist, & Shares The Key To Success In The Industry

GIRL ON TOP: Jemima Codrington Discusses Her Career As A Champion Journalist, & Shares The Key To Success In The Industry

| August 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Today’s “Girl On Top” interview is very special to me because I am featuring a talented writer and friend. Jemima Codrington and I were colleagues back in the last quarter of 2011 and have maintained a budding friendship ever since. We share the same love for writing, the same hunger for success and the same […]

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