How Far Would You Go To Land That Dream Role?

The beginning of greatness is to be different Roy Whittier. CNN headline news shared the news of Karly – a 27 year old who ordered a cake with her resume printed on it and sent it to the company of her dreams. Guess where? Nike! This feat was done from her location in North Carolina to their headquarters in Oregon. Talk about innovation! All with … Continue reading How Far Would You Go To Land That Dream Role?

Going Solo. Here’s The Thing About Contactlessness

Contactless – Not involving contact. Not requiring touching or interaction between people Hungry? Order a meal. It’s not a problem, Uber delivers. Need a last minute birthday gift? An outfit to go on the town with your boo? These sure ain’t no problem these days. Amazon delivers, and if you have prime.., that’s even better. You get it in a day! Smartphone, e-maps, e-mail on … Continue reading Going Solo. Here’s The Thing About Contactlessness

Is It Enough To Be First?

Sometimes we need a little clarification about what’s important these days. I pounced upon Denzel’s caution given to a reporter. It intrigued many so I thought I’d share. Read or listen. It’s yours to choose. If you don’t read the paper you are uninformed. If you do read the paper, you are misinformed. So what do you do? What is the long term effect of … Continue reading Is It Enough To Be First?

Womens History Month Book Event…

Women’s History Month Celebration at the island Space Museum. Guest Speaker Dr. Solanges Vivens CAribbean American Heritage Award (CARAH) Winner for Outstanding Entrepreneurship will be featured. As fellow Author and CARAH Partner, It’s my delight to moderate the event. Dr Viven’s book Girls Can Move Mountain, will be featured. In the area? Plan to attend. Continue reading Womens History Month Book Event…

The Writing Process…

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Writing is usually done in a private space… as in a cave all by ourselves. We tell no one unless we choose to share with those close. Oft it can even be top secret or shouted from the mountain top as happens when some celebrities write. It’s entirely up to you. It’s Your Prerogative Writers commit a month, a year,… Continue reading The Writing Process…

Pre-Planning Your Mistakes? 13 Ways To Get Out Of Your Head…

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13 Ways To Get Out Of Your Head You miss 100 percent of the shots you don’t take. ~Wayne Gretzky Tweet I heard a TV host who was showing a young lady how to use a piece of equipment which she was actively trying to learn. She went into a what if scenario to which he retorted with the question…… Continue reading Pre-Planning Your Mistakes? 13 Ways To Get Out Of Your Head…

What Advice Would You Give To Someone Who Sees The Work They Do As Part Of Who They Are?

Originally posted on GREENLiGHT:
Interview on career and our identity gave rise to questions from interested listeners. Here I share my take on this interesting topic. A career is an occupation undertaken for a significant period of a person’s life and with opportunities for progress. For example, a child who goes into the family lineage of what they do…lawyer becomes lawyer, doctor becomes doctor, business… Continue reading What Advice Would You Give To Someone Who Sees The Work They Do As Part Of Who They Are?

And Along Came Success…

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? I pounced upon the study of Success by accident. I did so through pondering why some people succeed while others don’t. Then I took it a step further and delved deeper selecting it for my dissertation research on Successful leaders. My aim was to share it with those who seem to be living without hope. That said, success is no Oversight.… Continue reading And Along Came Success…

What Happens When Your Goal And Dream Become Theirs?

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In your own quiet corner you lay at night. You dream about being in the nationals. You work your butt off and that dream finally becomes real. Then you start thinking is the Olympics possible? 4 Years of hard work and sacrifice and it comes through! Millions grin with joy and you cannot help but beam. Then another 4 years… Continue reading What Happens When Your Goal And Dream Become Theirs?

When Fear Steps In…

You get the job of your dreams. They said yes! You’re thrilled. Life’s meaningful. Hmmm but what if it’s terrible challenge? What if I can’t do it? Then fear steps in. You engage in a new entrepreneurship venture. You’re excited. All seems well with your business idea. Plans go into place. Then you begin to wonder… can I do it? What if I fail? Then … Continue reading When Fear Steps In…

To Fail Or Not To Fail? Entrepreneurs Speak…

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Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough. ~Og Madino To fail or not to fail? That is the question. Fail Fast. How about don’t fail at all?  That was the statement James Altucher posed in a public forum. Entrepreneurs jumped in sharing their beliefs, values and thoughts on the concept of failure.  Names have been… Continue reading To Fail Or Not To Fail? Entrepreneurs Speak…