“She’s The Boss” Episode 3 – Meme Omogbai, Chief Operating Officer of the Newark Museum

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August 19, 2011 ‐ By madamenoire

About This Episode

Regal, elegant and blessed with an infectious laugh, Meme Omogbai serves as the Chief Operating Officer of the Newark Museum, the first person of color of either gender to hold such a high level position in the museum’s 100 year history.

Having worked at the New Jersey Department of Education and the Casino Control Commission, Ms. Omogbai knows a thing or two about how to be successful.  Ms. Omogbai is also the incoming Chair of the Board of Directors for the American Association of Museums, an esteemed position where she is able to influence policy and strategy for all museums in North America. Her 15 years in her current position have also helped to further sharpen her business savvy.

Watch as Ms. Omogbai shares priceless advice about work ethic, the qualities that will make you successful in any field and finding balance. (Hint: For Ms. Omogbai, finding balance involves Fela, tea and rhythm.)

Tune in and find out why she’s the boss!

Meme Omogbai, Chief Executive Officer, Newark Museum

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  • steph

    I truly enjoyed this episode.  It was inspirational.  She is well spoken.  Love it!!!

  • Leena

    Loved, loved, loved her wisdom experience and practical advice (truly inspiring)

  • http://stylishthought.com Stylish Thought

    Love that she’s says give yourself permission to put yourself first. As women we struggle with that and it’s good to see a successful woman tell you it is essential

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    I really enjoyed this interview of She's The Boss! Meme Omogbai was so genuine, passionate and compassionate about her work and her dealings with people. I agree and appreciate the most when she mentioned that you must take care of yourself first, "you are no use to anybody if you are not 100%." Very true! Thanks for posting!

  • akitch

    I really enjoyed this interview of She's The Boss! Meme Omogbai was so genuine, passionate and compassionate about her work and her dealings with people. I agree and appreciate the most when she mentioned that you must take care of yourself first, "you are no use to anybody if you are not 100%." Very true! Thanks for posting!

  • http://www.fitforfashionblog.com Taina

    Great interview! I'm loving the new host! Her rapport with Meme Omogbai is so natural and refreshing. I'm looking forward to seeing more from her.

  • Auntie Kitty

    Sound, practical advise. It seems that all of these lady bosses have a common theme of sharing their knowledge unselfishly.

  • Nel

    I love her..wish she was my mentor or my grandma…lovely spirit and sound advice. Thanks again MadameNoire :)

  • http://www.facebook.com/zizibright Zizi Bright

    I love this what a great work ethic and great tips to getting ahead in the work place while still keeping a sense of yourself.,

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