About Naomi

Welcome,

I am Naomi Mc Laughlan

 

“Wo kasa dodo”, my dad used to say about me.

(Twi - Language of Ghana – You can talk!)

 

 

I have a bubbly personality, three lovely children who I adore and enjoy traveling around the world, coffee and anything covered in chocolate...

My goal is to educate, inspire and motivate YOU (entrepreneurs and business owners) to create a business you desire & deserve!

Professional Bio

 

Naomi Mc Laughlan has achieved a MBA Media Leadership degree from the University of Cumbria, UK 

and a BA (Hons) in Business & Marketing degree from the University of Essex, UK.

 

Furthermore, Naomi has completed a whopping number of 30 Professional Certificates, 6 Degrees  and 10 Diplomas.

 

 

 

Naomi’s qualifications are in the fields of journalism, media, marketing, business and life coaching and counselling, child care, education, and special education. 

Naomi’s Educational Highlights Include…

FREELANCE JOURNALISM

British College of Journalism, UK -

COMMUNITY JOURNALISM 

Cardiff University, UK -

DIGITAL MARKETING

- University of Southampton, UK  -

TALK THE TALK: HOW TO GIVE A GREAT PRESENTATION

The Open University, UK -

BROADCAST MEDIA INTERVIEW TECHNIQUES

Hanseatische Akademie für Marketing + Medien, Germany -

TV NEWS PRESENTER

TV Muenster, Germany -

BUSINESS AND LIFE COACHING AND COUNSELLING

Stonebridge College, UK -

MANAGEMENT AND LEADERSHIP

The Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM), UK -

HOME ECONOMICS MANAGEMENT & NUTRITION ADVISER

Landwirtschaftkammer Nordrhein - Westfalen, Germany -

EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY & CHILDREN STUDIES

ALISON Advanced Learning Interactive Systems Online, Ireland -

SPECIAL EDUCATION NEEDS

Stonebridge College, UK -

2018

"It's Official - You are an Amazon Influencer!" In November 2018, Amazon.com, Inc., invited Naomi to join the Amazon Influencer programme. Followers are now able to easily shop products Naomi recomends on her own Amazon storefront. 

Marketing Communication: Book #5 in the Start-Ups on a Shoestring Budget Series was released in November 2018 and hit the international Amazon bestseller list, as fast as the first four books in the series. It teaches not only Start-Ups and established business owners how to successfully choose the right marketing channels. 

Naomi was selected to become a Community Speaker for Alzheimer's Research UK, in October 2018. Alzheimer's Research UK are the UK's leading Alzheimer's research charity aiming to defeat dementia. As part of her role as a community speaker for the organisation, Naomi gives talks, is present at cheque presentations and helps to break down the stigma of dementia. 

International Marketing: Book #4 in the START-UPS ON A SHOESTRING BUDGET Series was released in June 2018 and became hit the international Amazon bestseller list, as fast as the first three books in the series. It teaches not only Start-Ups and established business owners how to tell a compelling brand story, utilizing multimedia tools and strategies.

In January 2018, Brand Story Telling: Book #3 in the START-UPS ON A SHOESTRING BUDGET Series, the third in book in the 'Start-Ups on a Shoestring Budget Series', was published, and became an international Amazon bestseller just days after it's release.

It teaches not only Start-Ups, but also established business owners how to reach current and potential  customers and clients via Social Media.

2017

Social Media Marketing: Book #2 in the START-UPS ON A SHOESTRING BUDGET Series, the second in book in the 'Start-Ups on a Shoestring Budget Series', was published at the end of November 2017, and became an international Amazon bestseller just days after it's release.

It teaches not only Start-Ups, but also established business owners how to reach current and potential  customers and clients via Social Media.

'Digital Marketing: #1 in the in the START-UPS ON A SHOESTRING BUDGET Series', the first book in the 'Start-Ups on a Shoestring Budget Series', was published in November 2017.

It teaches not only Start-Ups, but also established business owners how to utulize Digital Media for their ventures. Only a week after its release the book became an international Amazon bestseller.

Naomi added Billa Media to her Brand Mix, which is offers an All-Inclusive Full Multimedia Service which focuses around Strategy, Production, Implementation, Analysis and Management.

 

In addition Billa Media offers currently 7 different seminars and 4 different workshops.
The seminars and workshops are currently offered in the UK, in London and across Essex, as well as in 12 different cities from North- to South-Germany. While the seminars and workshops in the UK are solely taught in the English language, in Germany the seminars and workshops are taught bilingual in German and English.

Naomi has been selected to being part of the Cherie Blair Foundation ‘Mentoring Women in Business’ programme to offer business mentorship to mentees around the globe. 

As a Business Mentor within the "The Mentoring Women in Business Programme", which combines mentoring with technology to offer cross-border support to women entrepreneurs from emerging economies, Naomi helps these entrepreneurs to fulfil their dreams. 
Per individual mentor-mentee match it is a 12-months on a one-on-one mentorship basis,  to achieve key business goals, build business skills and become part of a global community of committed, ambitious entrepreneurs.

2016

In 2016 Naomi started a collaboration with Teemill and offers her own line of Eco-friendly Tees with unique designs exclusively created by her in Naomi's Tee Collection. 

In July 2016, Naomi’s book ‘How to Apply Global Goals to Your Business: The #1 Guide to Becoming Greener, Leaner, and More Profitable by Applying the 17 Sustainable Development Goals’, achieved International Amazon Bestseller status after only six days of its release date and the audiobook version is exclusively available via Amazon, Audible and iTunes, since October 2016. 

2015

In 2015 Naomi founded “The Success Toolbox Coach & Counsellor.com”, to enhance her service with a Business Coaching, Counselling and Consultation, in the in form of a one-to-one support and an online training course.

2014

In 2014, Naomi’s 3rd book “BUSINESS STRATEGIES FOR START-UPS ON A

SHOESTRING BUDGET; Proven no & low cost ways to build a solid business, increase your productivity & financial freedom” was published.

2012

Naomi won the “4 Weeks to a New You” fitness challenge in September 2012, from the Canadian Personal Fitness Trainer Tommy Europe, by losing a great amount of weight, and blogging every step of it on Facebook and Twitter. She was featured in the TV ad of the program.

Naomi's first children’s picture book “Judy, no need to be scared”, for children on the Autistic Spectrum (ASD) was published in 2012 and has since helped hundreds of kids to find a way to overcome fear. Naomi was inspired to write the book, to help her youngest daughter to overcome her fears and phobias.

2013

Since August 2013 Naomi offers the "Professional Home Educator Academy.com", a virtual training course for parents who want to learn how to create a successful home school environment. And in October 2013 Naomi published her first Kindle Ebook '7 Ways to Make Reading Fun for Kids'. 

2007 -2010

Naomi was the founder and CEO of “Perfect Home”, a Domestic Economics Management Service, from 2007 until 2010. In this role, Naomi was responsible for private households as well as businesses. The company provided solutions for organisation, economic efficiency, purchase and storage, controlling, stock take, billing, budget planning and capital expenditure, compliance with formalities, advice on laws, food hygiene, analysis of critique checkpoints, maintenance of industrial health and safety standards, environmental protection, labour organisation, organisation of production, time management, and employee motivation. As well as leadership of employees and education of young professionals and first-time employees.

2003-2007

In 2003 Naomi then founded the “Little People’s Training & Education Centre”, a private language school for pre–school children in Münster Hiltrup, Germany which enrolled over 1000 children. 

1996-2005

Prior to becoming a TV Star, Naomi spent 8 years as a professional dancer and dance fitness instructor and has won the title of “ The German Masters in Show Dance and Garde Dance”, 5 times. During that time Naomi has taught more than 1750 children, teens and adults.

1998 - 2001

Naomi is no stranger to television appearances, having spent 3 years as a News Presenter at TV Muenster in Germany. Throughout her career Naomi was featured more than a hundred times in the national press and on TV. As a special guest Naomi was invited by the major talk shows in Germany to speak as an expert about parenting and good housekeeping.

 

Naomi was the “Pro 7 Face 1999”, for NRW as well as the finalist for the “Face 1999 Germany” competition. She won a model contract and was a special guest and presenter of the “The Oscar Night”, in the Centre Oberhausen.

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