Myra Golden: 25 Things You Don’t Know About Me


  1. I love crime novels.

  2. If I weren’t a customer experience trainer/blogger, I’d be a photographer.

  3. I ran the Disney half-marathon (13.1 miles).

  4. I’m a bird watcher.

  5. I ‘ve known I’d own my own business since 8th grade, after joining Junior Achievement.

  6. I love Australian wine, specifically Shiraz.

  7. Every single day I get on my face and worship God. Every day.

  8. I have a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Oklahoma.

  9. I love bookstores and libraries.

  10. Black and white portrait photography is my passion.

  11. I have delivered keynote addresses to some of the world’s most renowned brands, including Coca-Cola, McDonald’s and Procter & Gamble.

  12. I am very much an introvert. My energy expands during reflection and dwindles during interaction.

  13. I love Nutter Butters.

  14. My patio is my favorite space at my house. I pray, journal, meditate, grill and work from my patio.

  15. I almost never watch television. Other than major news events, Shonda Rhimes everything and the NBA, I don’t turn my TV on.

  16. I want to run a marathon in Antarctica.

  17. My people are from Sierra Leone.

  18. My first client was Bama Pie in 2001. I did a full-day workshop on creative problem-solving.

  19. I don’t eat meat or dairy.

  20. I meditate and journal nearly every day.

  21. I almost always have scented candle glowing on my desk.

  22. I have a Masters degree in Human Relations.

  23. I frequently go out and about in my Rasta beanie or Bantu Knots. My keynote clients would never recognize me offstage!

  24. I don’t use chemicals or heat on my hair.

  25. I get depressed when the NBA season ends.