Tag: empowerment

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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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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GIRL ON TOP: Freelance Journalist Samantha Callender Talks Being Unapologetic, Navigating the Digital Market & Advice to Young Writers

GIRL ON TOP: Freelance Journalist Samantha Callender Talks Being Unapologetic, Navigating the Digital Market & Advice to Young Writers

| January 15, 2017

Samantha is the best at what she does. A pop culture journalist with a love for beauty, fashion and entertainment, she has been published in many publications we love. From ESSENCE to The Source, from Cosmo to The Root, and more. She’s personally helped me step up my game and inspires me to keep pushing […]

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You Glow, Girl: Vashtie Kola

You Glow, Girl: Vashtie Kola

| December 4, 2016

“From time to time, budding artists reach out to either collaborate with or to shoot me. It’s sort of cool because I’ve been able to meet some incredible talents that I’m able to make cool things with. Like – Houston based Photographer, Greg Noire, who had reached out to shoot me a while ago during […]

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GIRL ON TOP: Founder of Nulink Media, Nicole Athanasopoulos Shares How She Grew Her Roster Nationwide & the Importance of Patience

GIRL ON TOP: Founder of Nulink Media, Nicole Athanasopoulos Shares How She Grew Her Roster Nationwide & the Importance of Patience

| November 11, 2016

Nicole is the definition of a true girl boss. What started as a simple idea has developed into a nationwide brand. Like all entrepreneurs, she has weathered storms and has been tested, but it’s built tough skin and a willpower to succeed. After starting her business right after high school, it was a risk worthwhile. […]

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[Podcast: Episode 17-19] Morning Mantras, Time Management & Lessons From My Travels

[Podcast: Episode 17-19] Morning Mantras, Time Management & Lessons From My Travels

| October 10, 2016

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Single, Sexy & Celibate: Let’s Talk Self-Love, Standards & Waiting On God’s Timing

Single, Sexy & Celibate: Let’s Talk Self-Love, Standards & Waiting On God’s Timing

| February 16, 2016

I’m 28. I’m single. I’m attractive (No problem saying that). … and I used to have a struggle with temptation. :: Of all kinds :: As do you, don’t judge me or lie to yourself. This is a space where we can keep it real. Whether it may be food, peer pressure, alcohol or sex, […]

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I Interviewed Grammy-Nominated Singer-Songwriter Jazmine Sullivan To Talk New Music, New Direction & Bouncing Back From Heartache

I Interviewed Grammy-Nominated Singer-Songwriter Jazmine Sullivan To Talk New Music, New Direction & Bouncing Back From Heartache

| April 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

I had the opportunity to chat with Jazmine Sullivan to discuss the turning point which led her back to the stage after a 5-year break from music. Fans recently learned that while on a path to self-discovery, she had a choice to make and her biggest challenge was finding the courage to walk away from […]

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6 Powerful Lessons That Lit Up My World After Watching #BlackGirlsRock

6 Powerful Lessons That Lit Up My World After Watching #BlackGirlsRock

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Black Girls Rock is “…a historic and monumental show highlighting the accomplishments of exceptional women of color who have made outstanding contributions in their careers, and who stand as inspirational and positive role models in their communities.” I have been tuning into this awards show since it started and every year I am even more […]

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Coca-Cola’s ‘Signs of Happiness’ Campaign is Empowering Women & Improving Lives Globally

Coca-Cola’s ‘Signs of Happiness’ Campaign is Empowering Women & Improving Lives Globally

| January 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

They say when you empower a girl, the whole world benefits. Coca-Cola’s newest campaign is changing the future of entrepreneurship around the world by implementing programs to help women entrepreneurs. The goal is to positively impact the lives of 5 million women micro-entrepreneurs by year 2020. Greater gender equality can enhance productivity and improve development […]

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