We humans, especially we female humans, tend to look for happiness, influence, and inspiration from outside sources. Why is it that we feel we need to be on the sidelines cheering everyone else on and supporting others to achieve their dreams and goals? Though there is absolutely nothing wrong with being a supportive friend and… Continue reading Feast on This Friday
Before starting my family, I was a high school English teacher. I loved being a teacher because I was blessed with challenging and amazing students. But, I left the classroom when my husband and I had agreed that I would stay home with our children while they were young. Of course, we assumed I'd eventually go back to the classroom to… Continue reading Choosing to be a Work-at-home Mom
Part Three: Diggin' in to Your Dreams It should come as no surprise that I once dreamed of being the Queen of the World. It sounds pretty awesome in theory; though, I imagine it would be truly awful in real life. If you don't believe me, watch Bruce Almighty. The good news, of course, is that it… Continue reading Achieve Your Dreams in 2016
Part Two: Dream SMARTly So, as odd as it may sound, dreams are really goals and ambitions. And, dreams are just as important in giving meaning to your daily tasks as they are when looking ahead to what you hope to accomplish in the future. Read that again. This is important stuff here. It bears taking seriously,… Continue reading Achieve Your Dreams in 2016
Part One: What The Heck is a Dream Anyway? Not long ago, I read the quote, "Follow your dreams; they know the way." What a flowery crock, was my first response. It's easy to tell someone to follow their dreams, but what does that really even mean? What are dreams and how do people actually achieve… Continue reading Achieve Your Dreams in 2016
Madam C. J. Walker made her mark in the beauty industry and the world by developing and marketing a line of beauty and hair products for black women under the company she founded, Madam C.J. Walker Manufacturing Company. Any one of the obstacles she faced in her lifetime would be enough to showcase this esteemable woman's… Continue reading Madam C. J. Walker: “I got my start by giving myself a start!”
Team Beauty’s Top 10 Tips for Using Social Media to Promote Online Sales Avon provides, free of charge, all the tools you need to use on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and by email. If you aren't already using these tools, I strongly encourage you to set up all of these accounts today! Always get a… Continue reading Join the CLICK!
When working from home, you may find yourself getting overwhelmed by all of the paperwork and all of the responsibility that comes along with being a business owner. You try to keep your work separated from your family, but sometimes you'll find that you get your personal paperwork mixed up with your work stuff. The following… Continue reading Get it Together, Woman!
Before you begin an at-home business, it's a great idea to do some research into the various direct marketing companies before you sign on the dotted line. If you're naturally self-motivated and have basic business and social skills, you're already ahead of the curve and can make really good money with the right company. Of… Continue reading Before Beginning Your Independent Business