“One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn’t pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself.” Lucille Ball
Deborah was named a Top 100 Small Business Champion in 2012 and a Top 100 Small Business Podcast in 2013 by SmallBizTrends.com.
She is an award winning Career Author and consultant, personal branding catalyst, content marketer and social media strategist.
Deborah has always been able to envision the BIG Picture and all the elements that MUST be in place and working together for professionals and businesses to succeed.
She can help define your personal and business brand and determine the branding activities that increase sales, make you and your marketing more effective and help you build a strong, loyal community and following.
“I have always tried to stay true to my DNA. I am a motivator, educator and a catalyst. It is who I am and what I have always done”.
Deborah’s career paths have taken her through entertainment, education, media and business.
Over the years Deborah has transformed herself from a rockin’ singer/published songwriter, teacher and award-winning broadcast radio sales professional into an author, consultant, speaker, media host and published writer. Deborah has combined all of her skills and talents into a business that guides and motivates others through their career transition, business development and professional advancement.
She spent two decades as a broadcast radio sales and management professional, in corporate America with Cox Radio, Clear Channel and Classical WTMI-FM in Miami. In August 2006, Deborah voluntarily left her corporate career in Miami to answer the question, “what’s next” and “what do you really want to do now”? She launched DeborahShane.com February 2007, out of her passion for helping others. She delivers her solutions through engaging and interactive training events, dynamic motivational speaking, smart writing, and insightful consulting.
Deborah’s book “Career Transition-make the shift, is on Amazon.com and in all major book sellers and tells her story, shares her lessons and her 5 Step process to help anyone move their career from where it is to where they want it to go!
Her articles are featured on SmallBizTrends.com, Forbes, PersonalBrandingBlog.com, and Monster . Deborah delivers relevant, tactical ideas and solutions, which make her a go-to resource for media including CNN, Fox, CBS, WFLA TV-NBC, HLN, Forbes.