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How I Prepare for A Business Trip

How I Prepare for A Business Trip

| May 15, 2017

I love to travel. Fortunately for me, my speaking career has afforded me the opportunity to travel quite frequently to the states. Sometimes for a quick 24-hour trip and other times, I go for a few days. Regardless, if it’s business, it’s very important to me to have a game plan before I take off. […]

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Girl on Top: Erica Francis Talks Mental Health, Career Changes & Ditching The Idea of a 5-Year Plan

Girl on Top: Erica Francis Talks Mental Health, Career Changes & Ditching The Idea of a 5-Year Plan

| May 9, 2017

Erica and I first met at a vision board party. From jump, she showed me the real – big personality, loving character and really open to getting to know me. It was the first time I heard about her dreams and the goals for her brand. Obvi I was impressed and curious. I’ve been following […]

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Link Love: Lilly Singh Presents – Voices

Link Love: Lilly Singh Presents – Voices

| May 8, 2017

“Our mind is an intricate house filled with secrets, stories and levels. In the rooms of that house live our voices, the ones that whisper to us throughout the day. Being a good person doesn’t mean you don’t have evil voices, it just means you’ve learned to navigate through them. We all have these voices […]

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3 Ways I’ve Leveraged My Blog To Build My Online Presence

3 Ways I’ve Leveraged My Blog To Build My Online Presence

| May 8, 2017

I love blogging. It’s been an incredible outlet for me both personally and professionally. I started my blog in 2009 on a free platform called blogspot. Easy to use; very simple to understand. As a result of my mentor encouraging me to start a brand of my own, with very shaky confidence, I created an […]

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3 Career Risks Worth Taking in Your 20s

3 Career Risks Worth Taking in Your 20s

| May 4, 2017

I’ve learned to make discomfort my new normal. It’s been a gradual journey, but one I am happy I pursued because I’ve experienced immediate advantages in my career as a result. I used to live my life in fear. I would close my eyes at every turn, I screamed at every bump and tried my best to […]

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How I Found The Strength To Walk Away From Emotionally Abusive Boyfriend

How I Found The Strength To Walk Away From Emotionally Abusive Boyfriend

| April 28, 2017

I couldn’t believe I found myself in the same position again. This was the second time around nearly a decade later. The only difference was that he didn’t hit me, choke me or try to kill me. Instead, my boyfriend used words to damage my confidence and self-esteem. We started off like any other couple. […]

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You Glow, Girl: Mariah Houghton Rideau

You Glow, Girl: Mariah Houghton Rideau

| April 26, 2017

“LONELINESS is a mind game from hell. Because well, first of all, you’re not alone. You’ve got me. Hiiiiii! Second, you have the master of all friendship, closer than a brother, faithful and perfect. You have Jesus. Who, even if you’re not aware of it or WANT to be aware of it, is there. He […]

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Link Love – See Girl Work Speaker Series

Link Love – See Girl Work Speaker Series

| April 24, 2017

What You Can Expect A huge part of See Girl Work is creating valuable content and sharing stories and insights from those who have gone before. As we continue to expand the blog and our relationships with women small business owners, marketers, bloggers, branding experts and digital strategists, we want to extend our platform into […]

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God Revealed Himself to Me When I Was 21….

God Revealed Himself to Me When I Was 21….

| April 23, 2017

When I was 21, suicidal thoughts came back and depression loomed like a shadow in the night, stealing away my happiness, replacing it with anxiety and despair. Some days I couldn’t find the strength to come up for air. As if I was drowning in oceans, I could barely hold my head above, let alone […]

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BOOKS: Americanah By – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

BOOKS: Americanah By – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

| April 21, 2017

My thoughts: I first discovered Chimamanda when Beyonce sampled her speech titled “We Should All Be Feminists” in her 2013 single “Flawless.” Then, of course, I started seeing articles, news clips, videos and more so naturally I grew curious. Chimamanda is EVERYTHING y’all. Strong. Beautiful. Smart and more. Synopsis: A powerful, tender story of race and identity […]

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