Women in Business: Why Is It Important To Have A Mentor?

The idea behind having a mentor is to learn something from people who are like “been there, done that.”  Your mentor might not have to be in the same industry you operate, or someone you can reach easily but someone who inspires you greatly. Mentor is someone who has a story to tell, and that story can help your work and even personal life. Related: Top 10 Women Entrepreneurs You.. 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

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

Saturday, October 25, 2014: High School Outreach Workshop Communications/Media Field

As some of you may know, I am a member of a High School Outreach Committee that focuses on helping high school girls interested in pursuing careers in the communications/media field.  I will also be a moderator for one of the panels at this event. The event is called Careers in Media Day.  It is half-day (9am-2pm) college and career prep program on Saturday, October 25.  Here are some details from our committee:.. Read More