Dr. Tameka is a Professional Development Strategist, Educator and Personal Growth Expert . She is dedicated to helping others face their fears so that they can have the power to challenge their way of being. Her mantra is, “Revolutionize Your Thinking!”
Dr. Tameka Ellington
is Teaching You
How to BE THE
Dr. Tameka is a Professional Development Strategist, Educator and
Personal Growth Expert. She is also author of "Make Fear Your
Superpower", a witty and real memoir that speaks to the inner courage
that we all possess.
She has received numerous awards and
recognitions for her work including her
most recent: 2019 First Generation
Advocate Award, 2018 Ohio Board of
Trustees banquet awarded hosted by
KSU’s Provost Diacon.
Being first generation herself, she is a passionate advocate for the
enrichment of first generation student and young professionals.
Dr. Tameka recently became CEO/Founder
of the First Generation Revolutionaries
movement where she provides professional
development, spiritual fulfillment and
networking opportunities for people who are
Be the GOAT: Career Readiness Manual for First Generation
Students and Young Professionals was created to close the social
capital and economic gap that first generation people face.
The highly designed book was created to
engage its readers on a participatory
revolution of thought. With the book in hand,
readers will develop themselves into an up-
and-coming professional, ready to take on the
world—and to do it with excellence!
The book has five chapters: Chapter 1 – The Assessment and Discovery, Chapter 2 - Get
the Interview!, Chapter 3 – YAY! You Got the JOB! Now What?, Chapter 4 – Professional
Etiquette & Workplace Behavior, and Chapter 5– Communicate like the G.O.A.T!
Some of the topics discussed in the book
include: career assessment, preparing for
future employer relations and negotiations,
financial budgeting, networking, and even
public speaking, just to name a few.
No matter what your field or industry, there are some key
elements that stretch from the arts into the sciences, and then
back into the journalism world.
Possessing these key elements
is what makes attaining
success easier for some than
This comprehensive manual takes readers through the phases of the