4 Most Common Challenges Faced by Women Entrepreneurs and How To Overcome Them!

Entrepreneurship was once exclusive to men but not anymore. With each passing year we have more and more women stepping in the ring and competing fiercely with their competitors. What we have now are not just ladies running their small businesses but women who are inspiring and can take up the leadership role as men do. Despite this change, these business-savvy leaders still face roadblocks and challenges day in and.. Read More

The Motivational Brief: The Best Way Out is Through

      Have you ever been in a situation and not know how you even got into it?  Have you ever asked yourself “why me?” Well, have you ever considered asking yourself “why not me?” Walk with me for a minute… Perhaps, the reason why you are in said predicament is because you have the tools you need to not only get yourself out of it, but to help others get out of.. Read More

UPDATED: ProStyleSpeaks Online Book Club: Monday, February 23, 2015

    On Monday, February 23, 2015, the ladies of ProStyleSpeaks.com will be hosting an online book club featuring New York Times Bestselling Author, Steve Harvey.  We will start by reading the introduction through Chapter 3 of “Act Like A Success, Think Like A Success.” If you wish to join the conversation, click here.  Once you add yourself, we will invite you to the event! Hope to see you soon!

The SMART Vision Board

Hello and Happy New Year! We know we are in February now, but I feel it is appropriate to still say it because we haven’t been here since November 2014. Although we took a 3 month hiatus, in that time, we worked on a few things that we will have in store for you in 2015.  We will update the website according when we are ready to make our announcements. Also during.. Read More

The Motivational Brief: Purpose and Passion

If you can’t figure out your purpose, figure out your passion. For your passion will lead you right into your purpose — T.D. Jakes What is your passion?  What is your purpose?  Your passion is something that you could do over and over again and never get tired of it.  Your purpose is what you are meant to do.  Both are things that you have to dig deep for within and this.. Read More

The Motivational Brief: Comfort Zone

A comfort zone is a beautiful place, but nothing ever grows there – Unknown. Some of us are so scared of the unknown, that we get comfortable with the present no matter how miserable it makes us feel.  Misery should never be a way of life.  For anyone. It’s a scary thought to throw yourself into the unknown because, well, you don’t know what’s waiting for you on the other side!.. Read More

ProStyler of the Day: Celebrity Fashion – Halloween-inspired

Happy Friday and Happy Halloween to our ProStylers! Today, the ProStyler of the Day will feature a few celebrities rocking “office friendly” fashion while wearing festive Halloween colors. Hopefully, you will be able to draw inspiration from these colors and incorporate them into your own wardrobe. Sidebar: We are still accepting submissions for your personal style. Information on how will be at the end of this post. Ok, now let’s.. Read More

ProStyleSpeaks: PAL Girl Talk – Goal Setting

I was invited by the Police Athletic League (PAL) to be a “Woman of Inspiration” and speak to girls between the ages of 10 and 13.  The topic was Goal Setting and the importance of having a strategic plan to reach those goals. We discussed what a SMART goal was and held a mini-workshop to help narrow their focus on reaching their goal as efficiently and effective as possible. For those that don’t know what.. Read More

Seven Seconds: Why First Impressions Are Important

Keep the following quote in mind while reading this post: People often say that looks do not matter.  I cannot emphasize how much this is a lie.  To illustrate my point, here is my example:  when you first meet a stranger, what do you know about that stranger? ABSOLUTELY NOTHING!!! Now, if you see this same stranger, what would you notice about him or her?  Hair?  Wardrobe?  Confidence? I discovered that you only have seven.. Read More

The Motivational Brief: Control your thoughts. Control your life.

The only thing we can control is our own attitude.  Life is 10% what happens to you, and 90% how you respond. — Joel Osteen If you control your thoughts, then you control your life.  Your current thoughts will lead you to your future. Think of it this way:  when you tell yourself “it’s Monday, I know I’m going to have a bad day,” or “I’m never going to become.. Read More