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Body Positive: What I Have To Deal with Daily As a Girl with Curves

Body Positive: What I Have To Deal with Daily As a Girl with Curves

| September 21, 2017

I am a size 14. On a good day, a size 12. It took me at least a year to say that comfortably without feeling bad about it. When I hit double-digits a lot of negative experiences came alongside it. So much that it damaged my confidence and self-esteem… like the time a girlfriend asked […]

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[video] “A Man Who Masters Patience Is The Master Of Everything Else.” – Big Sean

[video] “A Man Who Masters Patience Is The Master Of Everything Else.” – Big Sean

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Catch his words below. Patience is the ability to accept trouble, suffer, delay, without getting angry or upset. I feel like if you can master patience, you can master anything. To sit and plan out your goals and dreams, strategize, understand how the universe works, how things manifest. The time it takes is part of […]

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[video] “Explaining My Depression to My Mother”

[video] “Explaining My Depression to My Mother”

| August 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

I couldn’t have said it better myself. Sabrina Benaim, thank you for being a voice for every young woman who is struggling to find theirs. Follow her journey on Facebook.

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Uber Chief Brand Officer, Bozoma Saint John on Bringing Her ‘Whole Self’ to Work

Uber Chief Brand Officer, Bozoma Saint John on Bringing Her ‘Whole Self’ to Work

| August 20, 2017

All kinds of #blackgirlmagic I’m really looking forward to seeing what the future holds for #badassboz. It’s hard not to notice this woman with a killer combination of beauty and brains. Just about every other day, another article, interview, video or podcast scrolls down my timeline and I’ll admit at first I wasn’t paying attention […]

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The Truth Is, I’m Scared To Write Another Book

The Truth Is, I’m Scared To Write Another Book

| August 20, 2017

National Book Lovers Day recently passed and I think it’s only fitting that I talk about the elephant in the room. I probably get asked, “When are you going to write your next book?” at least a few times weekly. Instead of replying with something profound, I awkwardly nod my head and grin. When I released my […]

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How I Became A Contributor on Forbes.com

How I Became A Contributor on Forbes.com

| August 4, 2017

5 years ago, I picked up my first @forbes magazine. Today, I’m the newest contributor at Forbes.com. I report to millennial women about the added value of mentorship, the power of the leapfrog theory and how to be the woman world-class performers actually want to mentor. Nothing just happens. For many of my career wins, […]

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Dating for Fun: Why I Have Thrown Out My Lists & Master Plans

Dating for Fun: Why I Have Thrown Out My Lists & Master Plans

| July 2, 2017

Years ago I made a list of qualities I wanted in a partner. He had to be intelligent, family oriented and sit with me during reruns of Seinfeld (whether he liked it or not). The list that started as a few short things quickly evolved into pages of what I believed was a perfectly curated […]

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I haven’t been Blogging Because I’ve Been Actually Living My Life

I haven’t been Blogging Because I’ve Been Actually Living My Life

| June 26, 2017

I needed to take a breath. Not from all things, but some. Blogging is one of them. I’ve been a blogger since 2009 and I’ve been going non stop ever since – there have been pauses in momentum but never an extended time away like as of late. I think it’s healthy to hit the […]

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[video] FIRST: A Love Series

[video] FIRST: A Love Series

| June 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Created by: Jahmela Biggs Directed by: James Bland Twitter: @firstseriestv Instagram: firstseriestv Facebook: www.facebook.com/firstseriestv

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Why Every Aspiring Entrepreneur Should Work a 9-5 Job (and Shut Up About It Too!)

Why Every Aspiring Entrepreneur Should Work a 9-5 Job (and Shut Up About It Too!)

| June 2, 2017

Girl, you’ve got to chill. I can’t take any more complaining about your 9-5 job so I’m about to hand you a reality check and let you know why this season of your life has importance. The reason why you are not happy in your current situation is because you fail to find the beauty […]

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