Epsiode 136 – Vivian Acquah, Workplace Wellness Advocate & creator of the AmplifyDEI summit

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– “I almost lost my life because of racism, because of discrimination” – 02.47

– “It’s a product of having me in the workplace and me not being seen for my potential” – 03.50

– “Being the only one, the only woman, the only black person, its not easy. It’s not easy at all” – 04.25

– “When he (Orlando) was about 4 years old he started going to school and he was talking about ‘that’s a fixed mindset’” – 09.15

– “It took me awhile to see my power, it took me a while to see my strength, and it took me a while to see the gifts in me and what I can do for the world” – 10.20

– “Without these lessons I wouldn’t be here, without these lessons I wouldn’t be doing what I am doing now” – 16.15

– “Every time I am having a down day I just look into his eyes (Orlando) and his eyes are the mirror to my commitment, that’s what I see” – 17.15

Vivian can be contacted via the following means:

Website: https://vivalavive.com/workplace-wellness-blog/

Let’s Humanize The Workplace videos: https://bit.ly/htwlive

Let’s Humanize The Workplace podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/lets-humanize-the-workplace-real-talk/id1505138189

LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/vivianacquah/

Twitter https://twitter.com/VivalaViveNL

Bio:

Vivian Acquah is a driven woman who likes to talk about the holistic way of sustainable employability, called workplace wellness.

For her, this is the way to work on a healthy culture at work. Vivian advises managers and companies on how to keep their team members healthy, happy, and safe.

Becoming a mother inspired Vivian to shift from being a Finance/ IT consultant to becoming a workplace wellness advocate.

She made a promise to her son to help make the world a sustainable place by advocating for a healthy workplace where people can thrive.

You can contact me via the following means:

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Mike can be found via the following means:

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Web – https://humansfirst.club/

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