About the Author
From United States to Africa, Lakeisha McKnight has been known as the 'fighting speaker,' providing empowerment messages with authority and effectiveness, stirring the hearts and minds of different business professionals and students throughout the world. Lakeisha has been engaging in speaking events for 15+ years and her empowered 500,000+ people leaving a lasting positive impact that business professionals crave. Lakeisha McKnight has received over 40 awards including a presidential citation from former president Bill Clinton) and being awarded as an Entrepreneur of the 2010-2011 Year with Cambridge's Who's Who. She has shared speaking platforms with dignitaries throughout the world from Barbados to India. Lakeisha has also received numerous awards as a former member and leader within Toastmasters International. She is the owner of two thriving companies including ILEAD Outreach and The International Leadership Education and Development Company LLC. She has authored many printed materials including GOALS Guidelines on Achieving Life Success and most recently, Awakening the Champion: How to Think, Speak, and Live Like a Conqueror (www.awakeningthechampion.com). Most recently, Lakeisha has been hosting a great radio show called Champion Central, where professionals throughout the U.S. receive a platform to sow success seeds within the lives of listeners, showcase their expertise to the world, and provide strategies on how they have overcome to the reach their CHAMPION status.