Meet Charlene Walters, MBA, PhD, Author, Speaker, Business Branding Entrepreneurship Mentor

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Charlene Walters, MBA, PhD is a Business/Branding/Entrepreneurship mentor, consultant, and trainer who developed a Digital Entrepreneurship MBA program. She is also a featured expert on Entrepreneur Magazine’s Ask An Expert platform and an entrepreneur who has held a variety of sales, management and marketing roles at startups and larger corporations. Charlene enjoys combining her knowledge and love of marketing and business strategy with her passion for innovation and desire to help others succeed. Her biggest fulfillment comes from working one-on-one with businesses and individuals to launch their startups, hone their personal brands and further their business strategies and personal/professional goals.

Some of the training topics she covers are:

  • How to Foster Work-Life Balance
  • Entrepreneurship and Intrapreneurship
  • Personal Branding
  • Innovation
  • Time Management/Productivity
  • Thought Leadership
  • Dealing with/Preventing Overwhelm and Burnout
  • How To Overcome Setbacks, Tragedy or Loss
  • Resilience and Tenacity
  • Mastering Remote Work and Leadership
  • Finding Your Why and Moving Your Business Forward
  • Mindset Shifts for Women in Business
  • Marketing, Branding and Business Strategy

Charlene is also the author of Launch Your Inner Entrepreneur: 10 Mindset Shifts for Women to Take Action, Unleash Creativity and Achieve Financial Success, a guidebook for entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs to develop the mindset needed to successfully launch and grow their businesses (publication: Feb. 2021, McGraw Hill Professional/Trade), and Own Your Other a memoir about overcoming tragedy/loss and moving forward in life based on her own personal experience. As part of that, she serves as a speaker and mentor to others, and writes and contributes to numerous publications on business and motivational topics. Charlene also writes a blog called Entrepreneurship, Life Enthusiasm & Energizing Your Brand and has taught hundreds of business, marketing and entrepreneurship courses and workshops for a number of businesses and universities. She has also appeared in/on many videos, podcasts, blogs and media outlets.

Charlene has a BA in English, an MBA in Management and a PhD in Business Administration/Marketing. She is also the mother of two amazing children and lives in Charlotte, North Carolina.


Charlene is represented by Suzy Evans @ the Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency.

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