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The Kindness Train is Sponsoring this Book Tour Giveaway

Two weeks ago, I announced the virtual book tour that accompanies the launch of my 2nd book, Professional Troublemaker: The Fear-Fighter Manual. I’m doing seven stops with seven amazing conversation partners: Myleik Teele, Gabrielle Union, Esther Perel, Brittany Packnett Cunningham, Kahlana Barfield Brown, KevOnStage, Glennon Doyle. It’s an epic book tour because each of these people are powerhouses in their own right. It was important for me to have people who I think make good trouble (shoutou...
Tags: Facebook, John Lewis, Gabrielle Union, Humor, Glennon Doyle, My Life, LuvvNation, Book Tour, Esther perel, Myleik Teele, KevOnStage, Brittany Packnett Cunningham, Professional Troublemaker, Kahlana Barfield Brown, Myleik Teele Gabrielle Union, Brittany Gabrielle Myleik Teele


Be The Queen (with Elsa Majimbo) – Episode 8 of Professional Troublemaker

This week on Professional Troublemaker, I’m talking to 15x chess champion, professional bragger, comedian, and social media sensation Elsa Majimbo. Pre-global pandemic, Elsa was a journalism student with just over seven thousand followers. Fast forward a few viral videos later, and Elsa is out here with a Fenty endorsement and other major corporate partnerships, taking meetings with actors and musicians she’s looked up to for years, releasing her own ASMR song about snacks on Apple Music an...
Tags: Elsa, Podcast, Instagram, Humor, Asmr, Fenty, Elsa Majimbo, Professional Troublemaker


Join Me for the Professional Troublemaker Book Tour!

In three weeks, my second book drops! Professional Troublemaker: The Fear-Fighter Manual, will be out in the world and I AM SO EXCITED FOR IT!!! This book is the best work I’ve done yet, and I can say confidently that it is even better than book 1 (I’m Judging You: The Do-Better Manual). Because it’s a pandemic, I can’t celebrate in person with the traditional book tour I would normally have. So we’re doing the next best thing, by bringing you an amazing VIRTUAL book tour, with some of my fello...
Tags: Gabrielle Union, US, Canada, Humor, Los Angeles CA, Glennon Doyle, Vroman, My Life, Esther perel, Myleik Teele, KevOnStage, Brittany Packnett Cunningham, Professional Troublemaker, Kahlana Barfield Brown, Glennon Doyle The Lit Bar New York NY, KevOnStage Vroman


Mind Your Own Body (with Gabourey Sidibe) – Episode 5 of Professional Troublemaker

  This week on Professional Troublemaker, I’m talking to the brilliant, hilarious, take-no-shit-from-anyone actress and author Gabourey Sidibe. We all know Gabby from her acting debut as the title character in Lee Daniels’ Academy Award-nominated film, “Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire.” After winning and being nominated for all the awards for that performance, Gabby has gone on to create an amazing career as an actress and director in film and television. During our convers...
Tags: Podcast, Humor, Lee Daniels, Janelle Monae, Gabourey Sidibe, Gabby, Luvvie, Gabourey, Gabby Sidibe, Professional Troublemaker, Gabourey Sidibe Luvvie


Normalize Therapy – Episode 4 of Professional Troublemaker

This week on Professional Troublemaker, I’m revisiting a topic I covered on the blog a couple of weeks ago – therapy. Today we’re talking about why it’s so critical and why I think we need to normalize therapy. If you’ve followed me for any length of time at all, you know that I talk about therapy a lot. A LOT. Therapy has gotten me together any number of times, and I’m a loud and fierce advocate for the fact that everyone needs therapy. We’re all walking around with some sort of baggage, a...
Tags: Podcast, Therapy, Humor, My Life, Professional Troublemaker, Yvonne Patterson, Loveland Foundation Therapy Fund


Use Your Voice (with Cynthia Erivo) – Episode 3 of Professional Troublemaker

My guest this week on Professional Troublemaker is my long-lost twin, another powerhouse woman from my Voltron squad, the golden-voiced and brilliant Cynthia Erivo. If you don’t know Cynthia, I don’t know what you’re doing with your life, but as far as her official credentials go, Cynthia is a Tony®, Emmy® and Grammy® Award-winning actress, as well as Academy Award®, Golden Globe®, and SAG nominee. Cynthia played Celie in the West End and Broadway revivals of the musical “The Color Purple,...
Tags: Podcast, Hbo, UK, Aretha Franklin, America, Broadway, Humor, West End, National Geographic, Tv And Movies, Golden Globe, Cynthia, Cynthia Erivo, Celie, Sag, Famous folks


Take Your Shot (with Jessica O. Matthews) – Episode 2 of Professional Troublemaker

On this week’s episode of Professional Troublemaker, we’re bringing you a conversation that will give you the gems and the confidence you need to adopt this life habit of fear-fighting and professional troublemaking. This week on I’m talking to Founder & CEO of Uncharted Power, award-winning scientist, and my Naija Voltron Squad sister Jessica O. Matthews. Her list of accolades is amazing. Jessica has two degrees from Harvard, Forbes 30 Under 30, Harvard Scientist of the Year, listed on ov...
Tags: Podcast, Harvard, Humor, Don, Jessica, Jessica O Matthews, Professional Troublemaker, Naija Voltron Squad, Harvard Forbes, Instagram Uncharted Power Links