Tag: life

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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You’ll Never Feel 100% Ready

You’ll Never Feel 100% Ready

| January 18, 2017

Whenever I am stuck in the grey about a major (or tiny) decision, I have one rule that I follow almost every single time. Feel the fear and do it anyway. Through trial and error, I’ve learned how important it is to listen to your body. Sometimes it’s your heart and you’ll know because it’s beating […]

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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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Inside the Life of Solange Knowles

Inside the Life of Solange Knowles

| October 4, 2016

Born June 24th Wore tap shoes and tutus every where 3-5 Wrote first song (A jingle for the United Way) 9 Felt God 10 Met first love (in a parking lot) 13 Wrote/Released my first album for weird teenagers 15 Started writing songs for other awesome people 16 Lost my best friend Marsai, to gun […]

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#WhatsUnderneath: Latasha Alcindor Discusses University Life, Family Woes & What Makes Her Feel Vulnerable On @StyleLikeU

#WhatsUnderneath: Latasha Alcindor Discusses University Life, Family Woes & What Makes Her Feel Vulnerable On @StyleLikeU

| September 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

“My life is always having to prove people wrong.I used to hate that, but now I think it’s dope that I’ll be proving people wrong my whole life.” -Latasha Alcindor ABOUT STYLE LIKE U: Stay tuned on StyleLikeU for updates as the movement unfolds. Watch more What’s Underneath episodes Subscribe to the StyleLikeU YouTube channel

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Why Failing My High School Classes Set Me Up For Career Success

Why Failing My High School Classes Set Me Up For Career Success

| August 18, 2016

I totally bombed High School. I don’t recall ever achieving a single ‘A’ (and even a ‘B’) on record except for in Gym. There’s no way, dad would let me get away with not killin’ it in gym because I grew up playing high-performance sports my entire life. However, I never understood why that same […]

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BOOKS: 1001 Questions to Ask Before You Get Married By – Monica Mendez Leahy

BOOKS: 1001 Questions to Ask Before You Get Married By – Monica Mendez Leahy

| August 15, 2016

My thoughts: I have personal ties to this book because 3 years ago I was ring shopping with my ex boyfriend. Yes girl, now my ex. Most recently he invited me out to dinner to catch up and only minutes into the discussion, he dropped a bomb. I learned that my ex man was newly engaged […]

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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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Why It’s Perfectly Acceptable To Make Yourself A Priority

Why It’s Perfectly Acceptable To Make Yourself A Priority

| April 11, 2016

Although some days I wake up feeling like superwoman, let’s be honest, life isn’t always cheerful and filled with rainbows and sunshine. There are times when I’ve wanted to just throw in the towel because my to-do lists are more than a mile long, I am being pulled in many directions and on top of […]

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What I Know For Sure: 28 Lessons I’ve Learned in 28 Years

What I Know For Sure: 28 Lessons I’ve Learned in 28 Years

| March 29, 2016

1. Proceed without permission. I’m very selective whom I take advice from. Not everyone is eligible to dish it. So when I feel stuck, I choose to follow my heart. 2. Celebrate small wins. This is an awesome strategy that helps when I’m feeling low. Life may not be perfect but it’s still good. 3. […]

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