Tag: business

GIRL ON TOP: Self-Care Coach Rochelle Ford-Wilson Helps Busy, Burnt-out Millennial Moms Get Their Lives Back

GIRL ON TOP: Self-Care Coach Rochelle Ford-Wilson Helps Busy, Burnt-out Millennial Moms Get Their Lives Back

| April 6, 2017

Young Mommy Fabulous started as a dream but quickly turned into a full-time business for Rochelle Ford-Wilson. Filling a niche in the market and a need of her own, she launched a coaching platform for millennial moms to have a place to reclaim their lives. Here’s her story… How old are you? 20s/30s/40s? I am turning […]

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How I Made Over $40,000 from My Side Hustle In 1 Year

How I Made Over $40,000 from My Side Hustle In 1 Year

| March 14, 2017

The actual dollar amount is $41,559.00 – which is the gross income I earned in 2016 (this does not include my income from my corporate career – strictly my side hustles). If you don’t know what gross income means, it is the amount of salary or wages paid to the individual by an employer (my […]

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9 Fly Girls Who Inspire My #GirlBoss Career

9 Fly Girls Who Inspire My #GirlBoss Career

| March 14, 2017

Welcome to my series where I feature inspirational women (and sometimes men) who lead. They are supa fly, never shy and always proceed without permission in the direction of their dreams. Here’s this week’s list of fierce fearless women below: 1. Raychelle Tasher (@raychelle_esq) 2. Rebecca Raleigh (@rebeccaraleigh) 3. Amanda Seales (@amandaseales) 4. Alex Wolf […]

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GIRL ON TOP: Co-founder and CEO of Four Brown Girls, Nicole Antoine, Shares How A Painful Life-Changing Experience Helped Her Find Purpose

GIRL ON TOP: Co-founder and CEO of Four Brown Girls, Nicole Antoine, Shares How A Painful Life-Changing Experience Helped Her Find Purpose

| March 8, 2017

The sweetest and most genuine woman you’ll ever meet, Nicole Antoine embodies the qualities you want in a girlfriend. Originally meeting on Instagram, we hit it off right away and in times of need, she has always been there for me. When I learned about her business Four Brown Girls and how passionately she spoke […]

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How To Use What You Know, To Make Extra Dough': A Guide To Increasing Cash Flow

How To Use What You Know, To Make Extra Dough': A Guide To Increasing Cash Flow

| January 22, 2017 | 2 Comments

One of the biggest pieces of advice that my business mentors have taught me is to have more than one stream of income. This rule of thumb definitely saved my butt last year during a few ‘rainy days’. I’ve been working since I was 13 years old and haven’t stopped hustlin’ since the day I […]

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BOOKS: Shoe Dog By- Phil Knight

BOOKS: Shoe Dog By- Phil Knight

| December 17, 2016

My thoughts: Listen, this book has been following me everywhere. I first discovered it on The Lit Squad Instagram and then weeks later I have three people go out of their way to call me and tell me that I needed to grab it. So here it is. I even picked up a notebook to match. […]

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You Can Still Be Poppin’ with a 9-5 (Here’s How I Manage My Time)

You Can Still Be Poppin’ with a 9-5 (Here’s How I Manage My Time)

| December 13, 2016

No one wants to work for ‘the man’  Honestly, give me a break. The best decision I made was to maintain a 9-5 while juggling my business ventures. It’s called side hustlin’ – educate yourself. I recently wrote a piece called Why Every Aspiring Entrepreneur Should Work a 9-5 Job (and Shut Up About It […]

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How an Assistant or Intern Can Be Beneficial to Your Business

How an Assistant or Intern Can Be Beneficial to Your Business

| December 11, 2016

In the past few months, nearly a dozen friends who run startups of their own have asked me about the benefits of having an assistant. We’ve had discussions about the pros and cons, the financial investment but most importantly the big question – “Am I at a point in my business to bring on staff?” […]

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4 Reasons Adding the Right People to Your Team Will Help Your Business Increase Profits & Decrease Stress

4 Reasons Adding the Right People to Your Team Will Help Your Business Increase Profits & Decrease Stress

| December 8, 2016

Delegate. Delegate. Delegate. That’s my winning secret to getting through each day. I have a ton on my plate. Not complaining at all btw. But when people ask me how I conquer my goals and get shit done – I keep it very real. This is not a one-woman show. There’s a monster of a […]

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Dazzle at your Next Meeting: How to Plan, Prepare & Meet Your Objectives

Dazzle at your Next Meeting: How to Plan, Prepare & Meet Your Objectives

| November 29, 2016

New Girl on the Block is a mentorship program but sicker than your average. I’ve mentored over 100 women in 6 countries which means I’ve sat in a lot of meetings whether it be skype, call or in-person. The photo above is me with some of the girls I mentor here in Toronto. With every […]

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