Tag: Success

You Glow, Girl: Karen Civil

You Glow, Girl: Karen Civil

| March 20, 2017

“When I was in eighth grade, I created a Backstreet Boys fan site. I came in third place in a fan site contest and got to meet them. In high school, I created a fan group for J.D. Williams who played Bodie on The Wire. I had the chance to meet him and he took […]

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Live. Learn. Upgrade | Episode 8 | Meeting the Staff

Live. Learn. Upgrade | Episode 8 | Meeting the Staff

| March 2, 2017

In this episode, I’m taking you to work with me. Live. Learn. Upgrade | Episode 8 | Meeting the Staff

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The Craziest Thing I’ve Ever Done To Be Considered For My Dream Job

The Craziest Thing I’ve Ever Done To Be Considered For My Dream Job

| February 28, 2017

I’m not better than anyone, my focus is just different. When I really want something I’m willing to do almost anything to get it especially if it involves something I am most passionate about. No matter what age or stage, goal setting is important. And every time I achieve one, it empowers me to reach […]

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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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BOOKS: Tools of Titans By – Tim Ferriss

BOOKS: Tools of Titans By – Tim Ferriss

| February 27, 2017

My thoughts: This is by far one of the best books I’ve read in a long time. As a person who studies CEO habits for fun, I can’t tell you enough how much the tactics, routines, and habits have enriched my life. There’s something so fascinating about the way successful people think and do things. […]

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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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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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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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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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[video] The New Stereotype: 7 Women Share What It Means To Be a Beautiful Black Queen

[video] The New Stereotype: 7 Women Share What It Means To Be a Beautiful Black Queen

| August 8, 2016

This installment highlights 7 women as they celebrate body diversity, entrepreneurship, beauty, and sisterhood through the lens of fashion. Featuring: @kellyaugustineb @sankaraxt @_rox.anne_ @thetallsociety @theideagirl_ @msdanidk @queenbsolomon | Photog: @aqut | Director: @mr_northern  

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