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Deborah Shane

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Deborah Shane is the Author of Career Transition-make the shift, a media host, branding/media/marketing strategist, featured writer and speaker at She hosts a weekly Blog and a weekly business radio show which has over 47K page views and downloads. She writes for several national business, career and marketing blogs and websites including, Careerealism, American Express Open, Monster, Personal Branding Blog and Blogher. Deborah delivers smart ideas and solutions, which make her a popular go-to resource for national media including CNN, Fox, CBS and HLN.

Prior to launching in 2007,she spent two decades as an award winning broadcast radio sales and management professional, with Cox Radio and Clear Channel in Miami.

Deborah’s book “Career Transition-make the shift, is on and in all major book sellers.


  • Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce
  • Social Media Club of South Florida


Deborah's contribution to small business comes from her cumulative careers across entertainment, education, media and entrepreneurship. She writes about career transition, personal branding, marketing, sales and new media from a practical, tactical and experiential point of view,that small businesses can understand and apply to their own situation.

Deborah took a leap of faith in 2007 left corporate America and started her own consultancy. She learned new skills, platforms and marketing strategies that have allowed her to build her brand expertise and credibility nationally and internationally. Deborah reaches her audience through her radio show, blog, writing, social media and speaking and is known for her humor, insight and warmth.


Website @deborahshane


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