If I Don’t Kill, We Don’t Eat!

“If I don’t kill, we don’t eat!” Three years ago, my daughter came into my life! I did not come into hers, and I do not move in a fashion that suggests such, either. I don’t mean that in a mean or aggressive way, more so in a realistic way! I am often asked, howContinue reading “If I Don’t Kill, We Don’t Eat!”

The Power Trip

“Being powerful means helping someone else find their voice.” POWER.  What comes to mind when you think of being in power? Being in control, in charge, strong – flexing your muscle, having it ALL.  That sounds like power, right? Power is having the ability to orchestrate the results you want in a given situation; itContinue reading “The Power Trip”

Fail Early – Fail Often – Fail Upward

“Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” – Henry Ford Failure, defined as a lack of success, and the omission of expected or required action.  It is mentioned with negative connotations and associations of shame.  I challenge you today to replace point of view, and magnify all failure as dataContinue reading “Fail Early – Fail Often – Fail Upward”

TEDx Detroit: Insightful AF

“I’m rooting for everybody black” ~ Issa Rae As a long-time follower of TED Talks via YouTube, I was very excited to attend my first TEDx event in my hometown, Detroit! For those of you that don’t know, TEDx is a locally curated version of TED Talks; and local entrepreneurs come and share their ideas, orContinue reading “TEDx Detroit: Insightful AF”

Queen of “The Side Hustle”

I knew that I didn’t want my side hustle to stay a side hustle… If you’ve ever thought about starting a business, side hustles (jobs) are a great way to build and develop your ideas, while maintaining a steady income. Side hustles give you the opportunity to start small, as you learn and work yourContinue reading “Queen of “The Side Hustle””