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Twice As Hard: A Night In with Raphael and Opeyemi Sofoluke

Twice As Hard: A Night In with Raphael and Opeyemi Sofoluke

To mark the publication of Twice As Hard: Navigating Black Stereotypes and Creating Space for Success

The ‘stream and book’ package includes a unique ticket for the stream, and a copy of Twice As Hard: Navigating Black Stereotypes and Creating Space for Success deliverable to any UK address or International address. 

For one night only, the event will be broadcast on 11 July at 18:30 UK time. It will be available to view up to a week after the event has ended and can be accessed Worldwide. If you live in a time zone that does not suit the initial broadcast time you can watch it at any point after the initial showing for one week.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected]

Join entrepreneur and founder of the UK Black Business Show, Raphael Sofoluke, and Lead Regional Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) Program Manager at one of the top 4 tech companies in the world, Opeyemi Sofoluke, as they explore Black identity in the workplace.

In conversation, this entrepreneurial husband and wife will expose the obstacles that limit opportunity for Black professional progress, and discuss how to challenge racial stereotypes, be productive, find purpose and ultimately design a successful career.

While the world endeavours to become more inclusive, and businesses strive to eradicate discrimination in the workplace, there are still societal stereotypes that can hinder the progression of Black professionals. Both Raphael and Opeyemi have experienced first-hand what it means to be Black in the working world, and the adversities and prejudices that many can be faced with. However, they also know how to take those struggles and turn them into success. In this event, Opeyemi and Raphael will share their own experiences, challenges and insights but also offer practical guidance to help others realise their goals.

Whether you are a member of the Black community starting out or already working in the corporate world, or an ally looking for practical and honest advice, this event will empower, inspire, and educate.

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