Episode 06: Laura Diaz - How to Be Seen and Heard - Shereen Kassam | FunnyBrownGirl

The Host of “Mix Morning Show with Laura Diaz”, Laura is the definition of hard work, grit, and hustle. A former news anchor and reporter, Laura shares with us her story, including what it means to hustle and how she’s dealt with the haters especially when it came to her race and ethnicity.

Key Questions answered by Laura Diaz:

  • How to be a TV anchor
  • What is the definition of “hustle”?
  • How to be seen and noticed
  • How she became a on-air radio personality
  • How Face of a Feminist began

Laura discusses:

  • What it takes to be successful
  • Swallowing your pride
  • Dealing with alcohol and drugs
  • Realizing when it’s time to move on
  • Dealing with haters especially around race

Memorable quotes:

  • “You have to hustle harder than everyone around you”
  • “You have to take giant risks if you’re expecting to be any kind of success”

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Laura Diaz – @ladylauradiaz

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Lady Laura Diaz – @ladylauradiaz

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