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Rasheed in the media

I regularly speak and write on life, work and relationship issues on TV, radio, press and online.

My appearances include discussing stress and long working hours live on ITN News, being a regular guest life coach / newspaper reviewer for BBC London 94.9fm and appearances on charisma and attitudes towards beards on BBC Breakfast. I’ve also been a regular contributor for a range of newspapers, magazines and websites including Psychologies. I’ve also appeared on Radio 5, LBC, Channel 5, The Guardian Online and local radio across the UK. Prior to being a coach I worked in media (see biography below).  I’m also the creator of my own acclaimed pilot TV show The Rasheed Show – Be the change, see the change.

My media work includes:

  1. TV and Radio Guest contributor
  2. Expert comment and press articles
  3. Host / contributor ‘life laundry’ TV formats
  4. The Rasheed Show (awaiting commission)

Rasheed Ogunlaru / In the Media

Hot topics I speak / write on include:

  1. Your life: confidence; stress; happiness; growth, motivation; purpose; goals; identity; belief.
  2. Relationships: conflict; compatibility; communication; breakdown; stress; desire.
  3. Career: change, stress; interviews; life-balance; boss; communication; redundancy;
  4. Business: being your own boss; motivation; inspiring others; growth, networking
  5. Celebrity: culture; role models; addiction; fame; breakdown; success; stress.
  6. Society: materialism; pressure; stereotypes; role models; identity; harmony/difference.

Media requests: Researchers, producers, news/feature and commissioning editors are welcome to contact Rasheed directly on 020 7207 1082 or rasheed @

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Media biography

Rasheed Ogunlaru is a leading life & business coach, motivational speaker, and an author. He regularly appears in the media as an expert on life, work, career and relationships including on BBC BreakfastITV News, 5 Live and BBC London. He is an expert for Psychologies magazine and is often quoted and featured in the national, business and ethnic press including The Times, The Guardian and The Voice.

He is also host / creator of his own acclaimed TV pilot The Rasheed Show… be the change, see the change (see extracts). His rich media experience includes:

  • news and feature interviews
  • expert comment
  • phone-ins
  • regular spots
  • paper reviews

Prior to qualifying as a coach, Rasheed worked in the media – including as a media trainer. His career began at Which? where he was a press officer, media trainer and served as a media spokesman.

He also went on to serve as a Communications Manager before moving into singing and entertainment, which in turn led him to retrain as a coach to help high achievers, entertainers, entrepreneurs and the public to take charge of their lives and careers.

Presenting & guest expert

Rasheed is often asked to host or present shows and has developed his own pilot, The Rasheed Show.

Media Training

Rasheed is also an associate trainer running TV  Media Training and Crisisis Media Training  for  PS Programmes (see details).

Rasheed Ogunlaru | Coach, Speaker, Author

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