Authors Podcast - Episode 8 - Ruth Pearson

October 16, 2017

Ruth Pearson is an experienced leader and manager. She has worked with both senior and middle leaders. She taught in several secondary schools for over 25 years rising to the position of Deputy Headteacher. She is the founder of Listening To Your Voice Ltd, a coaching and training business, specialising in holistic wellbeing and overcoming work-related stress.

She is a licenced practitioner of Motivational Maps ® which can be used with individuals, business and youth. She is a certified Master Coach. Ruth gained her NPQH (National Professional Qualification for Headship) and earned an MA in Education. 

She uses her training in an integrated way to help others to get detailed understanding of what motivates them as individuals, their colleagues, or their teams.  She is the author of ‘Say Yes To New Opportunities! Be Motivated To L.E.A.R.N’ which compliments her business. She is also the author of ‘Listening for God’s Voice: 40 Days of Developing Intimacy with God.’ This shares information about her personal healing and experiences about how she developed a deeper spiritual relationship.

For more information about Ruth’s books or services visit her website at or download her free app Listening To Your Voice.

Authors Podcast - Episode 6 - Cezanne Taharqa

October 1, 2017

Cezanne Taharqa also goes by the name Cezanne Poetess; she is an award-winning Visual & Spoken Word Artist, and Author of the Self-help novel 'Journey of a Sister' which features her artwork and poetry. In 2014 Cezanne won the title 'International Artist of the Year' in the Spokenword Billboard Awards (USA).

Cezanne is passionate about helping womben to heal from psychological, emotional and physical abuse, in order to develop love for themselves, to know themselves, rebuild their family structure, build strong relationships with their men, and ultimately to rebuild our commUNITY. Her novel partly tells her own her-story, which many sisters (and brothers) have been able to identify with.

You can read Year One of 'Journey of a Sister' FREE at

Or via Amazon:

"It felt as though I was reading my diary; I had so many mixed emotions, there were moments of tears, laughter, and last but for most, hope" ~ J. Jem, UK

For Black History Month (October 2017) Cezanne is doing a book tour with 2 other authors in London on 1-8 October, the dates, venues etc., can be found here:

Authors Podcast - Episode 7 - Simone Vincenzi

September 17, 2017
Simone Vincenzi, known as The Italian Stallion of the speaking industry, is the co-founder of GTeX Community. He is the Lead Facilitator of Explode Your Coaching Business, and has been featured on TEDx, recognised as one of the most influential Migrant Entrepreneurs in the Uk and awarded Speaker Of The Year 2016 by the ACPTC.
Fed up with the dirt of the personal development industry that no one talks about, he believes in changing the industry through the creation of a supportive and genuine community of coaches and speakers, helping them creating seminars that converts while delivering incredible value to the audience.
Successful from a young age (he was one of the youngest Micheline Star restaurant managers in Europe), he transitioned from working in the catering industry to building a 6 figure coaching practice, and shares tools with his clients to allow them to grow from 0 to £100,000.
Over the last 12 months, he has spoken in front of over 5,000 individuals, which included sharing the stage with Les Brown, John C. Maxwell, Simon Sinek, Trent Shelton, Jamie Smart  and many more.
He has also organised over 170 events, including Gary Vee speaking from York Hall boxing ring, and he is currently speaking in more than 200 stages every year, including a very controversial TEDx talk entitled Sleeping With Your Clients
He now works with speakers, leaders and business owners helping them creating effective presentations, events, and seminars that will add 5 to 6 figures to their bottom line, without compromising their integrity and developing a unique bond with their clients.
Following his passion for making an impact in the younger generation, he also partners with the largest youth organisations in UK, helping them delivering more effective courses and training. His books include: 69 Buzzing Questions to Turn Your Life Upside Down and the latest book (2017) is Explode Your Coaching Biz.

Authors Podcast - Episode 5 - Leah Salmon

May 29, 2017

Leah Salmon The Naturally You Coach is a bestselling author of 6 books, speaker and nurturing and supportive nutritionist & life coach to black women and mothers. She helps them to eat, think and live in a way that create natural health, happiness and harmony in their life, using healthy eating, natural remedies and life coaching. As the founder of The Naturally You Day, Leah’s Raw Food Feast workshops, editor of Naturally You Magazine and a regular speaker on natural health and wellness, Leah’s committed to helping 10,000 black women a month becoming naturally healthy by 2020.


Authors Podcast - Episode 4 - Winsome Duncan

May 12, 2017

Winsome Duncan is an award winning Social Entrepreneur. She has over two decades of experience teaching workshops to disaffected, young people at risk.  Winsome is passionate about empowering people in the wider community to access opportunities and develop the necessary skills to enhance their socio-economic outcomes. She's the author of several books including: 100 Ways To Conquer The Credit Crunch. For more information visit: and

Authors Podcast - Episode 3 - Daniella Blechner

May 5, 2017

Daniella Blechner is Founder of Conscious Dreams Publishing, Bestselling Author (Mr. Wrong) and Book Journey Mentor who is passionate about inspiring and empowering authors to transform their stories, messages and powerful journeys into books of impact and influence. See: for more info as well as 


Authors Podcast - Episode 2 - Bebe Clement

April 27, 2017

Lisa Newton interviews Bebe Clement. We talk about Bebe's book 'From Employee to Entrepreneur', how she managed to write it and her tips for aspiring authors.

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Authors Podcast - Episode 1 - Simbo Nuga

April 18, 2017

In the first ever episode of the Authors Podcast (hosted by Lisa Newton), Lisa interviews Simbo Nuga. We talk about how Simbo got her first publishing deal with Hodder & Stoughton, ways to market your book when you self publish & writing tips. Book on Amazon:

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