Q: Who is Shanice L. Ashby?
Shanice:Â S.L. Ashby is a Biz + Lifestyle Strategist, Financial Strategist, and Creative Director. A true lover of art, travel, fashion, and luxury.Â
Q: What is your background?
Shanice:Â My background is a diversity of many things. I have experience in Logistics, SOPâ€™s, POS systems, merchandising, and marketing and management.Â
Q: What inspired you to choose the career you have today?
Shanice:Â The career Iâ€™m currently in is Financial Literacy. I aspire to help families by helping them build and protect their wealth. Financial illiteracy is an epidemic in our nation, so I consider myself a Financial Activist for people/families living in underserved communities.Â
Q: Why SwagHer Magazine & Media?
Shanice:Â SwagHer is progressive, and so is everything I stand for.Â
Q: How long have you been a team member at SwagHer Magazine and Media?
Shanice:Â Whew! Time really does fly! Iâ€™ve been learning, growing, and evolving with SwagHer since 2018. Iâ€™m enjoying the opportunity and thankful for the open doors.
Q: What does it mean to you to be chosen as the team member of the month?
Shanice:Â Ha! I remember when I first started, I was so lost in the sauce. I had no idea what I was doing, but I was open to learning. To me, it means just being diligent. Show up even when others donâ€™t want to.Â
Q: What is a typical day for a Marketing Representative?
Shanice:Â A typical day for me is checking emails. Then, I get into networking, whether itâ€™s groups, jumping in dms, or just following up from word of mouth. The fruit is always in the follow-up, next, back to emails.Â
Q: What advice would you give someone who wanted to become a marketing Representative?
Shanice:Â I would say be open to learning, be dedicated, consistent, and confident. Know when to pursue and when to plant the seed and walk away. If they need you, theyâ€™ll seek you out. Have patience.