We had the good fortune of connecting with Etel Leit, MS and we’ve shared our conversation below.
Hi Etel, can you walk us through the thought-process of starting your business?
I started my business to inspire better communication between children and parents and other caregivers. As research finds that many social learning theorists found that parent-child relationship and child’s development are interconnected. The parent-child relationship affects the children throughout their lives, especially in a child’s infancy (Bowlby 1969). If the world will be better in communication, how better the world will be. It is all start with early childhood and education.
What should our readers know about your business?
Etel Leit, MS, is a transformational empowerment leader and pediatric communication consultant. In addition to being the Founder and Owner of SignShine®, a communication center for individuals and families, Etel is a communication advocate, motivational speaker, parenting consultant, and a reupdated author. Etel a widely sought-out speaker at many conferences, workshops, and events across the world. Etel draws from her extensive background in education and writing curricula, as well as her research on sign language and parenting. Etel Leit served as a commander in the Israeli Intelligence. She received her BA in languages from The Hebrew University in Jerusalem and her Masters in Leadership and Education from Pepperdine University, Malibu. Her vast knowledge, coupled with her unmatched passion, allows her to stand out as a truly inspirational leader and speaker. Etel Leit has a remarkable and unique way to connect to individuals in her private consultation has been described by her clients as life-changing, authentic, and straightforward. Her informative and engaging talks use case studies, research, and personal stories to interact with, inspire, and empower her audience. Etel’s television appearances include features by NBC Brian Williams Evening News, KTLA Morning Show, Fox 11 Morning News, WEtv Growing Up Hip Hop, Style Channel Tia and Tamera, and more. Etel is a proud mom of two children. She dedicated her first book “You are My SignShine” with the message: “to Zoe and Dylan who teach me unconditional love beyond words.” Her second book series “Where is Water?” is dedicated to her parents, with unconditional love.
If you had a friend visiting you, what are some of the local spots you’d want to take them around to?
These days – only hikes in LA. My favoite is Runyon CYN becusae it is open and wide
Who else deserves some credit and recognition?
Etel Leit, communication advocate SignShine, inc – early childhood and family communication center https://www.signshine.com/ Author: https://www.amazon.com/Etel-Leit/e/B013KUC9S2?ref=dbs_a_mng_rwt_scns_share BOOK ON AMAZON You are My SignShine: https://www.amazon.com/You-are-My-SignShine-Connect/dp/0988595206 SPOTIFY https://open.spotify.com/artist/69wS1LyU8kOe5MJxjUWoMZ YOUTUBE https://www.youtube.com/user/SignShine/playlists?app=desktop
Other: Author: https://www.amazon.com/Etel-Leit/e/B013KUC9S2?ref=dbs_a_mng_rwt_scns_share