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You Glow, Girl: Mariah Houghton Rideau

You Glow, Girl: Mariah Houghton Rideau

| April 26, 2017

“LONELINESS is a mind game from hell. Because well, first of all, you’re not alone. You’ve got me. Hiiiiii! Second, you have the master of all friendship, closer than a brother, faithful and perfect. You have Jesus. Who, even if you’re not aware of it or WANT to be aware of it, is there. He […]

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Link Love – See Girl Work Speaker Series

Link Love – See Girl Work Speaker Series

| April 24, 2017

What You Can Expect A huge part of See Girl Work is creating valuable content and sharing stories and insights from those who have gone before. As we continue to expand the blog and our relationships with women small business owners, marketers, bloggers, branding experts and digital strategists, we want to extend our platform into […]

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BOOKS: Americanah By – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

BOOKS: Americanah By – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

| April 21, 2017

My thoughts: I first discovered Chimamanda when Beyonce sampled her speech titled “We Should All Be Feminists” in her 2013 single “Flawless.” Then, of course, I started seeing articles, news clips, videos and more so naturally I grew curious. Chimamanda is EVERYTHING y’all. Strong. Beautiful. Smart and more. Synopsis: A powerful, tender story of race and identity […]

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How I Created My Dream Job That Didn’t Exist

How I Created My Dream Job That Didn’t Exist

| April 4, 2017

“Office Hours” is a new policy that my corporate job has implemented in order to bridge the gap between the President and employees. In effort to open the lines of communication and build a better working relationship between the two, the President opens her doors for approximately 2 hours every quarter which allows anyone to […]

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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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GIRL ON TOP: TV Host, Speaker & Educator Jahmeelah Gamble Talks Her Love for Collaboration & Building a Legacy

GIRL ON TOP: TV Host, Speaker & Educator Jahmeelah Gamble Talks Her Love for Collaboration & Building a Legacy

| December 5, 2016

I’ve known Jahmeelah since grade 7. We met on the playground during lunch through mutual friends and have been girlfriends ever since. It has been amazing to watch her grow into the woman she is today. She has always been fearless, charismatic and sharp. A girl who knows what she wants, I admire her ability […]

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Speaker and Host, Alechia Reese Shares How Positive Thinking Led To An Interview with Iyanla Vanzant

Speaker and Host, Alechia Reese Shares How Positive Thinking Led To An Interview with Iyanla Vanzant

| May 7, 2016

The MADE campaign focuses on the journey of entrepreneurship; the good, the bad and the indefinite. Drawing much inspiration from MTV’s MADE series, where everyday people overcame fears to be the very best version of them, we aim to do the same. We hope to inspire others by handpicking select influencers to share their intimate […]

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Live. Learn. Upgrade | Episode 2 | Just Do You

Live. Learn. Upgrade | Episode 2 | Just Do You

| April 26, 2016

In this episode, I talk passionately about authenticity, navigating the Christian community and what gives my life meaning. Live. Learn. Upgrade | Episode 2 | Just Do You  

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When Was The Last Time You Tried Something New?

When Was The Last Time You Tried Something New?

| March 4, 2016

I’m a girl who loves routine. I like consistency and once I fall in love with something, I’m loyal to the brand, the destination, the what-eva. I don’t think it makes me boring. It makes me decisive. However, from time to time, I will step outside my box and try something new. A few years […]

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Books: Platform – By Michael Hyatt

Books: Platform – By Michael Hyatt

| March 2, 2016

My thoughts: This is one of the resources that helped me get my brand off the ground. Michael Hyatt is a straight-shooter. His advice is practical and very easy to understand. No lie, I have read this book 4 times. It’s my go-to for any questions around social media, building a tribe and wrapping WOW […]

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