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About robintillotson16

Robin has a wealth of experience in the arenas of advertising, public relations, human resources, training and gerontology. An avid traveler, reader and purveyor of culture, Robin has traveled to China, Northern Africa, France, Italy, Spain, Mexico and Canada and throughout The United States. She loves Chicago and its world class offerings. When not traveling, Robin is reading, learning something new and envisioning where to travel next. She never tires of attending plays, concerts and dance performances.

SHE WAS UNEXPECTEDLY ASKED FOR A DIVORCE

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Hear how Judy Mojica overcame an unexpected request for a divorce to go on to write a book entitled “Broken No More” and to go on to live a restored life! — with Cambrizelle Mojica.ED77C36C-C46E-47F4-84E1-105630244DDF

STAYING HEALTHY: SHE LOST 90 LBS. OVER FOUR YEARS!

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In this episode, I Interview Loren Simmons, who shares how she lost 90 lbs. over a four year period! Consistency, along with ups and downs, allowed you to see change.

 

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LA TANYA HAS A BUCKET LIST THE SIZE OF THE GRAND CANYON!

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SHE HAS A BUCKET LIST!

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This 55 year old is one amazing gift to the world! La Tanya Lynn lives life fearlessly and with intention. In this episode of my podcast, she shares how she goes about creating and maintaining an ongoing a bucket list! She doesn’t waste time getting bogged down with the many problems that she has or has had, she just goes to her Bucket List, focuses on a new goal and directs her energies in a different direction.

A single mother of two college educated adult children and three grandchildren, LaTanya has defied all limitations of “it’s too late,” or “I’m too old” to achieve strongly desired goals! Go, La Tanya, Go!

NEW EPISODE: MARVINETTA PENN

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NEW EPISODE!

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In this episode, you get to meet Marvinetta Penn! Known for providing rigorous theater and dance training to girls ages 5-18 through her organization Global Girls, Inc., Marvinetta has exposed her protégés to international performance and travel to Ghana, India and England. These powerhouse girls also got to do a Master Class with the cast of Hamilton!

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YOLANDA: A PHENOMENAL SELF-TAUGHT ARTIST

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Yolanda Yarbrough Franklin, is a phenomenally gifted artist who has become known for her abstract work and for creating works in plexiglass. Self-taught, Yolanda shares the role spirituality plays in her work, along with sharing with us the number of accolades she has received through her exhibits at The Museum of Science and Industry (MSI) and the DuSable Museum Of African History and Culture in Chicago.
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KAREN GRAHAM: Bold Enough to Get Her Doctorate at Age 61!!!

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This week I Interview Karen Graham, who at the fabulous age of 61 is working on her Doctorate in Nursing Research! She shares why it was both exciting and scary to go back to school. Oh, and by the way, Karen has been the chief architect of creating protocols for recruiting African Americans to participate in Alzheimer’s research.
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SHE TURNED A PROPERTY INTO A BED AND BREAKFAST!

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Learn how Valerie Avery Hargrett left a lucrative career to open a bed and breakfast and establish a relationship with Airbnb! She also shares the various ways in which she has reinvented and herself and her plans to keep growing.

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THE ONE WHO IS A SERIAL ENTREPRENEUR! IDEAS, IDEAS, IDEAS!

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In Episode 10, I Interview Beverly Colar-Credelle, who shares with us how to monetize and parlay your gifts and talents! A serial entrepreneur, Beverly discusses how she has created multiple businesses that have allowed her to always have income coming in during periods of layoffs, work stoppages and slow business. #thisidoforme

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Celeste K. Jones is an attorney with 25 years of service advocating for vulnerable senior citizens in Cook County (Illinois).  In this episode, Celeste shares exactly what Guardianship is, why someone would need a Public Guardian and what is required to be appointed a “Guardian Over The Person” and “Guardian Over The Estate.”

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