Experts say the impact of COVID-19 has been much more damaging psychologically than health wise. Though there have been over 2 million 30 thousand deaths so far, 60 million others have survived the disease. However, everyone has suffered the effect of the pandemic in one way or the other. One of the greatest impacts of the Coronavirus has been global stress which could be stronger and more dangerous at individual level. Prior to COVID-19, motivational speakers engaged their audiences in topics far different from an unexpected pandemic. Now amid the Coronavirus and the stress that has accompanied it, has motivational speaking adapted to the topic of the day. Martha Ermias is a leading motivational speaker in the Ethiopian and Eritrean community in the United States. She joins us to explain how COVID-19 has shaped her thoughts.