In this Upliff Highlights, we talk with Danielle Harris, Founder and CEO of SDI, a leadership mentoring program with an emphasis on entrepreneurship. Watch this to see how the organization has positively impacted the community and learn about their upcoming Leadership Academy for Entrepreneurs.

About the SDI Leadership Academy

The SDI Leadership Academy for Entrepreneurs is one day of intensive training includes workshops that will provide startup teams, small business owners, as well as business leaders with the tools and information needed to take their companies to the next level.

LaShunna Stokes, a highly-acclaimed fashion blogger and owner of Glam Studio 7, LLC., will be teaching how to build a successful business from the ground up.

*Renetta DuBose, WJBF News Channel 6 Digital Journalist, will be discussing how to get your business media attention.

Dr. Olajide Agunloye, former Chief Consultant for Nigeria’s Federal Ministry of Education, will be teaching the Master Class on transformational leadership.

How You Can Join

Registration for the SDI Leadership Academy is open now and is $30 per person. The sessions will take place at New Life Worship Center – West Campus, 3940 Desoto Drive, Martinez, Ga. Visit to learn more and register.

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Dr. Paul Newsom, director of CSR Angels, who was scheduled to speak on how to position your business with angel investor has been replaced by Renetta DuBose, WJBF News Channel 6 Digital Journalist. She will be speaking on how to “Get Your Business Media Attention”.