Episode 23 – Dr Shola Ezeokoli

Inspiring Women Leaders

Episode 23 – Dr Shola Ezeokoli

March 29, 2023

Episode 23 – Dr Shola Ezeokoli

Dr. Shola Ezeokoli is a triple Board-licensed internal medicine doctor, professional coach, speaker, author, and the founder and CEO of Balance with Dr. Shola LLC and the Physician Heal Yourself brand. With over twenty years of clinical experience, Dr. Shola has a deep understanding of the challenges of being a career woman, especially in high-stress fields such as medicine.


Dr. Shola is known for her vibrant personality and innovative approach in her talks, where she passionately empowers people to create lives of more wealth, autonomy, freedom, and fun. She is an in-demand speaker who educates, motivates, and inspires her audiences, both nationally and internationally, at different conferences, organizations, and events.


As a successful self-published author of several books, including “Physician Heal Yourself: 10 Remedies for a Complete Life Makeover for Doctors”, Dr. Shola has been featured in prestigious online publications such as HuffPost and


Dr. Shola’s unique global perspective, having been born in the UK, raised in Nigeria, currently living in the USA and being a well-travelled citizen, adds depth to her talks. 


Her talks are witty and practical, with the effective use of stories, anecdotes, and metaphors, leaving a powerful motivation for her audience to show up as their authentic selves. 

In this episode, Dr. Shola and I chat about:

Her leadership roles 
Her leadership style 
Her leadership journey 
The leaders that helped her rise 
The challenges she faced on her journey 
How she navigated those challenges 
How she thinks you can become a strong and kind leader 
Her ‘take home’ leadership messages for the listeners, and 
What she is currently excited to be working on.

Dr. Shola’s websites are and and she can be reached via those.

Please reach out to Dr Harrison for individual coaching and/or organisational training via [email protected]

His web address and social media profile links / handles include:

He has co-written a new online course entitled ‘How to be Assertive, Maintain Boundaries, and Say “No!”‘ which can be accessed instantly here for only £55/$66:

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