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You Don’t Have to Pursue Your Dreams Alone: Why Building A Team Environment is Important

You Don’t Have to Pursue Your Dreams Alone: Why Building A Team Environment is Important

| February 27, 2017

You don’t have to do it alone. There are times when the road to pursuing your dreams can feel very cold, lonely and depressing. But just like my girl @myleik says, “Just because you were dealt a crappy hand DOES NOT mean the deck is stacked AGAINST you.” No one is self-made. At some point […]

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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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The Most Important Lesson to Learn on Thanksgiving Weekend

The Most Important Lesson to Learn on Thanksgiving Weekend

| November 24, 2016

To all my readers in the United States – Happy Thanksgiving. It’s been a stressful time for all of us (Trust me we also feel it here in Canada too). But in the midsts of all the noise, I thought this video was dropped at the right time. If this isn’t a reality check, I […]

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Ask Big and Be Specific

Ask Big and Be Specific

| November 9, 2016

I recently submitted my application to the 2017 Forbes 30 under 30 class nominations otherwise known as the world’s greatest roll call of young entrepreneurs and game-changers. I clicked “submit” with confidence and I did it because I know I deserve it. In a few days, I turn 29 years-old. I have one more year […]

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Why My Closet Hasn’t Seen A Single Track Suit In Nearly A Decade

Why My Closet Hasn’t Seen A Single Track Suit In Nearly A Decade

| September 18, 2016 | 2 Comments

When I look great, I feel great and I produce outstanding work. Danielle LaPorte often talks about core desired feelings which is a holistic approach to life planning. She encourages people to navigate their life and career decisions based on how they want to feel. The primary objective is to always feel good. :: This […]

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5 Big Mistakes I’ve Made As A Solo Entrepreneur

5 Big Mistakes I’ve Made As A Solo Entrepreneur

| August 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

I am still here learning and trying, even after all my failures. I’ve come to realize that one mistake doesn’t have to rule your life and it can’t unless you let it. Maintaining this mentality has helped me learn to keep calm and carry on – as hard as it may be sometimes. My past […]

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#AdviceToWriters: Amateurs Sit and Wait for Inspiration

#AdviceToWriters: Amateurs Sit and Wait for Inspiration

| July 2, 2016

Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work. STEPHEN KING#amwriting #writing #writingtips — Jon Winokur (@AdviceToWriters) June 30, 2016 Advice To Writers is a Twitter account which belongs to Jon Winokur. It has become one of my biggest inspirations and pick-me-ups. So I have decided to […]

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Don’t Allow Anyone Pressure You Into Creating A 5-Year Plan

Don’t Allow Anyone Pressure You Into Creating A 5-Year Plan

| June 26, 2016

Know when to chill. Stop putting so much pressure on yourself. It’s okay, not to be okay. Find your rhythm. Tune out the noise. If you loved this clip, then you’ll probably love this one too: Gary Vaynerchuk at the Breakfast Club.

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Thinking Strategically: 5 Life Lessons I’ve Learned From Playing Chess

Thinking Strategically: 5 Life Lessons I’ve Learned From Playing Chess

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

I was introduced to chess when I was a kid. I was a member of the chess club at school and although it wasn’t the most popular choice amongst the student body, for me it was super cool. Growing up I found it very hard to comprehend text and often zoned out during the lesson, […]

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Boss Up & Dismiss People Who Don’t Understand Your Vision

Boss Up & Dismiss People Who Don’t Understand Your Vision

| May 12, 2016

After 5 years of putting in #werk as an entrepreneur, I am finally moving from my home office to my own office downtown. I’m really proud of myself because I did this by my damn self. No baller boyfriend. No rich parents. Just hard work. When I was handed the keys, I sat in my […]

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