Meet Dr. Nothabo Ncube, from Eranic Inc.

Dr. Nothabo Ncube “Dr.Thabo” is a Medical Doctor, International TEDx Speaker, A Coach to Women and A Millennial Mentor to youth. Having overcome her own personal and professional obstacles, her powerful story
encourages this generation to face their challenges and conquer them. Her story led her to meet the media mogul, Oprah Winfrey for a life class on the theme “You
Become What You Believe”. Just recently she shared her life journey on the TEDx platform. Through a whirlwind of inspirational lectures, round table discussions and media appearances on stages such as Global News TV, CBC News Network she positively influences, challenges and reconnects youth with their passions. She uses incredible wit and candor to empower women. Dr.Thabo envisions a world where all people are given the opportunity to become the best versions of themselves, not only to dream bigger dreams, but to create and shape the world they have always desired. Having lost her mother at the tender age of 14, at her mother’s death bed, she made a promise to her to be a doctor in Zimbabwe. Destiny led her to Canada where she and her family found themselves living in Community Housing in Toronto, subjected to social ills that could have deterred her from her path, despite these circumstances she rose from the ashes. Her journey leading to the fulfillment of the promise has been one filled with loss, pain, failures, mistakes,
resilience, courage, faith, hope, grace and overcoming adversity. Through her dedication to make global impact, she was nominated by Women of Influence
and Royal Bank of Canada for the 28th Annual RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards/Inspiring Group for the 2nd year in a row, selected as Top
4 Immigrant Women of Inspiration/Influencers in Canada by Canadian Immigrant Magazine where she was the covergirl and is the recipient of the Universal Women’s Network, Black Women Leader – Woman of Inspiration 2020 Award. She was selected
by the CBC News Network as a Black Leading Voice, 2022. In 2023 She was the recipient of 3 Woman Changing The World Awards, presented by Oprah Winfrey All Time Favorite Guest, Dr. Tererai Trent. Dr. Thabo is now on a mission to heal through raising consciousness, to empower, to encourage, to enlighten, to inspire, to uplift and to motivate this generation to use pain as a pedestal toward the pinnacle of purpose.

"I would encourage them to surround themselves around women on an aligned mission as them. The entrepreneurship path can be very challenging especially when walking it alone. You will need the right positive support system."

When did you start your business?

What was the inspiration behind your work/business?
The inspiration behind my work and business was inspirational figures such as my late mother Nikile Ncube, Dr. Tererai Trent, Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey. These women embodied the essence of strength and purpose.

What are you most excited about in your work/business?
I am most excited about creating light bulb, aha moments for others to recognize that they too have in them the power to transcend their challenges and create from a true authentic place who they are called to be.

What has been the most challenging thing about starting your work/business?
The most challenging thing about starting my work/business has been generating leads that lead to a thriving profitable business.

What advice would you give to other women thinking about starting a work/business?
I would encourage them to surround themselves around women on an aligned mission as them. The entrepreneurship path can be very challenging especially when walking it alone. You will need the right positive support system.

Why did you enter the Women Changing the World Awards?
I love what the platform stands for, celebrating the power of women’s stories and the uniqueness of their gifts and talents.

What did you enjoy the most about being part of the awards?
The spirit of community and oneness. I felt seen and heard. I was inspired being in the presence of other incredible women who are changing the world and doing incredible things in their communities.

What surprised you most about the awards?
I was surprised by the warmth and positive embrace that radiated from everyone.

How did the awards help you in your work/business?
The awards affirmed my work in the world in turn giving me credibility. This positively helped my work/business.

What has been the best thing about starting your own work/business?
It has given me a sense of purpose and joy.

What’s happening next in your work/business?
Reaching more audiences in different countries all over the world.

What are your big plans for the future?
To establish a digital platform that celebrates women, inspires others to become deliberate creators of their reality.

How can we connect with you?
Instagram: drthabo
Facebook: Nothabo Ncube
LinkedIn: Nothabo Ncube

2024 Women Changing The World Awards

Nominations are open now for the 2024 Women Changing The World Awards