Karima Mariama-Arthur

Karima Mariama-Arthur

Guest Writer
Founder and CEO of WordSmithRapport

About Karima Mariama-Arthur

Karima Mariama-Arthur is the founder and CEO of WordSmithRapport, an international consulting firm located in Washington, D.C. that specializes in professional development. She trains, coaches and consults for individuals and organizations on the dynamics of complex communication and high-performance leadership competence. 

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information

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