3 Ways to Spend Quality Time with Family and Still Meet Deadlines

As a mom who works hard at her 9-to-5, and sometimes her 8-to-12(midnight), the family can get shifted within the stack of her busy life. Making money is important, and it is definitely a motivation to building a better life for your children, but it should not take precedence over the reason you work and make the money. Even though […]

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Beauty, Talent & Hustle: Exclusive Interview with Jamilah Rouse & Tyler Royale

You may have heard of something called Mercury retrograde. It’s a time when everything involving communication and transportation seems to come to a halt (literally). So when it came to getting this issue out (on time) my girl mercury just wasn’t having it. Anyway, you’re going to love the Jan/Feb 2016 issue of MMIA Magazine. I had a chance to […]

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From 9-5 to Full-time Boss (Part 2)

In the previous post we covered 2 of 4 major types of networks that you MUST connect with in order to be successful. Click here to read the first two. In this post we’ll cover numbers three and four: 3. Team or mastermind group Moving forward, you need a team or a mastermind group from which you can ask for help. […]

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From 9-5 to Full-time Boss (Part 1)

If you’re serious about transitioning from a 9-5 to a full time entrepreneur, then you need to expand your networks. There are 4 major types of networks that you MUST connect with in order to be successful. The first 2 are covered in this post. 1. People you meet at conferences, meet-ups, and seminars. Attending local meetups, seminars & conferences […]

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Strictly Business or Squad Goals?

As business women, we wear many hats. Not only are we consultants, managers, counselors, and “worker bees,” but we are also human beings. And as human beings, we desire to have sincere friendships, even in our business circles. Sincere friendships are different from strictly professional friendships. You are more inclined to associate outside of the office and share more of […]

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Levels to This!: 2 Things Millionaires Do Differently

Most people rely solely on their job to provide for every aspect of their livelihood. Known as the middle class, these people work on average 40+ hours a week to pay for their mortgage, car payment, credit cards, student loans, & other bills. Barely having any money left, they live month to month to sustain the lifestyle they have created […]

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Knock-out Branding that Kills the Competition!

Alright, PUT ‘EM up! Let’s fight, that’s right!  With a right, left, right, left you’re toothless… (Oops, sorry! I went to see “Straight out of Compton” this weekend). What?? Seriously, if you are in business and trying to figure this “thing” out; this is how you may feel on a daily basis.  As the social and digital media landscape gets […]

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3 Key Components to Bring Your BIG Vision to Life

Not everyone knows what a “pocketbook” is, and that is ok! I have fond memories of my grandmother instructing us to go in her pocketbook and fish out a treat or a few dollars to get something at the corner store. In her world, the pocketbook was the center of it all and its contents determined one’s ability to do […]

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Closing the Gap between Success and Forgiveness

Very few people make the connection between success and forgiveness. It matters not what area you wish to be successful in or what you wish to achieve, the principal is the same. Forgive everyone who has wronged you and forgive yourself for any wrong you have done to others and yourself. It does not matter what the offense was, forgive […]

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