The Career Switch Podcast

10. From Teaching to Innovating: Learning through intrapreneurship

May 02, 2021 Elyse Levine Season 1
The Career Switch Podcast
10. From Teaching to Innovating: Learning through intrapreneurship
Show Notes

Amma Aboagye’s career began in education with Teach for America. Now, she is the Science, Technology, Innovations and Partnerships Advisor for the West Africa Region of USAID, sitting at the intersection of international development, innovation, and culture. Amma is also the Founding Curator of the Afropole and Host of the Podcast Inside Out by Amma G, a podcast all about intrapreneurship. Amma is a fervent believer in the power of people to drive change and has been using various forms of media, including blogs and radio programming, to empower youth and promote meaningful conversations about the role Afrodiasporans play in their global advancement. Today on the show, we talk about how developing a vision for her life led Amma to where she is today, how to leverage intrapreneurship to test your transferable skills and create opportunities in your career change.

Website: www.ammaaboagye.com
Twitter: @amma_aboagye
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ammaaboagye