About The Founder/ CEO

Joy Lough, PhD is a motivational speaker, consultant, author and business educator.

I am your Journey Coach!

I bring #joytoyourjourney...Your business Journey and your personal Journey.

#Educate #Empower and #Encourage!

Consultant/ Educator

Dr. Joy received her PhD in Organization Management, an Executive MBA and a Bachelor of Science in Business Management with a minor in Human Resources.

With over 15 years of experience in business and human resources, Dr. Joy Lough, assists entrepreneurs/business owners with startup and development of their organizations. She offers consultations, trainings and workshops to help with growth. Click HERE for more information.

Dr. Joy is an instructor teaching a variety of business courses including but not limited to Entrepreneurship, Human Resources Management, Management, Small Business Management, Business Plan Preparation and Operations Management. Classes are taught both online and on campus.

"I motivate and equip my students AND my clients with tools needed to succeed in their goals, their lives, and in their dreams."


​Dr. Joy is a self-published Author. Her first book “Tears of Joy: A Poetic Journey in the Life of Ms. Joy” gives the reader an inside look into who Joy was and is currently. The book includes life poems, love poems and other poems that most anyone can relate to at any given moment in their life.

"I am Woman: The Journey Continues” gives the reader a look into the woman, mother and friend. You now have your personal invitation to experience the journey! Both books are available on Amazon.com

Dr. Joy is a co-author in the book Jotts and Tittles of Scribes and Story Tellers. This book is a Christian fiction anthology. "The Plan" by Dr. Joy Lough is a story of forgiveness, hope and motivation.

Dr. Joy is 1 of 13 authors/entrepreneurs who share their stories about their journey to help and inspire others in the book "Rising Above".

Her upcoming book "The Entrepreneurs Roadmap for Success" is scheduled for release in June 2018! All books can be purchased HERE!


With a commitment and desire to help individuals as well - she has started personal development seminars/lectures in resume writing, interview etiquette, leadership, communication and motivation. Joy is passionate about helping build and foster productive and prosperous members of the society. ​Dr. Joy provides and open discussion/forum for middle school and high school students addressing issues such as bullying, the importance of being true to self and importance of effective communication.​

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Below are a few videos that I would like to share

Client testimonial

A sneek peek into some of my books

My very first book - Tears of Joy: A Poetic Journey in the Life if Ms. Joy

Black Lives Matter event I sponsored at Greensboro College

Get The Job Series on Fox 8

Grand Opening of Campus Career Closet I started at Greensboro College

Campus Career Closet Testimonial

Campus Career Closet Testimonial

A little Humor from Toastmasters

My final in ASL class

Interview 102Jamz

Some pictures from events I have had