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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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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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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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Get More High Paying Clients By Using These 3 Simple Sales Techniques

Get More High Paying Clients By Using These 3 Simple Sales Techniques

| June 16, 2016

So here’s the deal yo, I have a friend who has over 30k Instagram followers. Pretty awesome. So at this point in his business, he would like to turn those same followers into clients. Sounds simple enough right? But when he promotes his ideas or products no one listens. Very few people make a purchase. […]

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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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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!)

| May 9, 2016

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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GIRL ON TOP: Asha Boston Talks About The Dinner Table Documentary Series &  Why Tough Situations Don’t Faze Her

GIRL ON TOP: Asha Boston Talks About The Dinner Table Documentary Series & Why Tough Situations Don’t Faze Her

| April 18, 2016

Asha and I met in Washington, DC at the Uniquely You Summit. As I strolled through the event, I noticed a beautiful bright smile from the corner of the room. Without hesitation, I walked up to her and asked her about her passions, her purpose and how I could support. She then introduced me to […]

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GIRL ON TOP: Lifestyle StoryTeller, Artist + Mother, Tahsin Dhirani Talks Light+Good Projects, Family & Why Your Heart Is Your Best Guide

GIRL ON TOP: Lifestyle StoryTeller, Artist + Mother, Tahsin Dhirani Talks Light+Good Projects, Family & Why Your Heart Is Your Best Guide

| November 30, 2015

I am lovin’ everything about this woman. Tahsin, a creative, a mother, a light who has brightened up my world. I discovered her Instagram several months ago and have been truly inspired by her life. I am thankful that she has allowed us into her world by providing us with insight about her greatest life […]

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[photos] I Hosted the 2015 Next Generation Leaders Forum At Trent University

[photos] I Hosted the 2015 Next Generation Leaders Forum At Trent University

| August 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

“The world is your stage. Make your mark.” Those are the words I replay before walking across a platform of any kind. Oddly enough, I still get nervous before I ‘make my mark’. But instead of allowing it to crumble me, I allow it to push me to another level and this past weekend I […]

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Goal Diggin': 5 Ways to Survive 2015 Without Feeling Overwhelmed, Overworked or Intimidated by Success

Goal Diggin': 5 Ways to Survive 2015 Without Feeling Overwhelmed, Overworked or Intimidated by Success

| January 2, 2015 | 2 Comments

January is an obvious indication that first-quarter has officially begun. This is my favorite time of year because it sets the tone for how 2nd, third and fourth quarter will roll out. I like to compare my journey to a marathon (definitely not a sprint). I start off strong and steady, maintain momentum throughout the […]

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