Robbed and Redeemed – When hurt and anger become your orientation to the world, how do you survive? Do you even have a fair chance? Rhonda Dickerson lost her mother at a very young age. She grew up facing trauma after tragedy in her young years. Though it led to a lot of bad decisions, Rhonda never gave up on herself. She’s now a thriving entrepreneur with a Transportation company and a non-profit. The one lesson you will learn from her story is, even though times get tough, you must at all cost, keep… it… moving… until you find true peace and joy.
Never giving up on yourself is priority one. If you find that matters get worse, learn from your mistakes and keep moving. Making better decisions, will always, lead to a better life.
Host: Anita Washington, That Anita Live
Topic: How to Win After Being Born Into A Battle
Guest: Rhonda Dickerson
Rhonda and I would love to hear from you. Did any of her story resonant with you? Were you born into a family that was having a hard time? Leave us your thought and comments below.
A former school and community agency counselor and creator of the 7-Step Method, Anita’s helped guide people from the ages of eleven to fifty through their own life issues, personal transformations and professional endeavors. With an old soul and a comedic, honest voice. She uses many southern colloquialisms and colorful expressions to unwrap personal stories of surviving a homicidal alcoholic father, a mother in denial and four physically and emotionally abusive brothers and relates them to guiding principles and healing techniques.
Through her powerful and uplifting interviews at ThatAnitaLive.TV and The Emotional Happiness Podcast women get to see and hear real women with resourceful stories living relentless lives after life's most devastating events. Through her charismatic and compelling speaking, Anita helps women use the tools and resources they already have to reveal and release success blockers such as childhood trauma and family dysfunction so they can build self-confidence, boost their self-esteem and feel free to live true to their own personality, spirit and character.
In her newly released ebook, 7 Simple Steps to Beat Emotional Baggage, Anita shares actionable techniques that will walk women through letting go of the past and rising above the glass ceiling to reach higher levels of success and satisfaction in life.
From nine-to-five, Anita is a Senior Acquisition Support Specialist, possessing over nineteen years of performing and administering program management and cradle-to-grave commercial and federal contracting activities for acquisitions ranging from $500,000 to over $2 Billion. She has progressively worked her way up the federal acquisition lifecycle and commercial supply chain through various positions from pre-award and requirements definition to commodities buying to contract close-out. In her career, she has mastered the art of transitioning to level-up.
Anita is a graduate of Limestone College, Virginia State University, and Strayer University with a B.S. in Mathematics, an M.Ed. in Guidance & Counseling, and an M.B.A. in Contracts & Acquisitions. You can find Anita online at ThatAnitaLive.com, Twitter, Periscope, Instagram and Facebook. Her handle is That Anita Live on all four social media platforms.