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Listening to Your Inner Voice | Monika Samtani | TEDxChurchillHighSchool
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Added Jun 28, 2016
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Oftentimes, what we want to do is not the same as what is expected of us. In order to have a fulfilling life, it is important to listen to your own voice and to pursue your passion, regardless of what others think. Though obstacles along the way may slow this pursuit, your inner voice is impossible to be silenced with hope and perseverance.

Mrs. Monika Samtani is well-known in the D.C. area for her accomplishments in the fields of market media and broadcast journalism. She is the founder of Ms. Media, a media management and public relations firm that aims to increase productivity through effective communication. Mrs. Samtani’s company has had a wide variety of clients, including The World Bank, the globally-known film “Girl Rising,” and the feature film “Sold.” She has also spoken at numerous events on the importance of female entrepreneurship, and she is an advocate for education causes directed towards underprivileged girls.

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