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Shakelah Knox Shares the Secret of Her Sweet Success

FollowShare   Shakelah Knox Keep It Sweet by Shakelah llc. K.I.S.S. Tell us about your business? Keep It Sweet by Shakelah LLC also known as K.I.S.S. is a confectionery company that specializes in all things sweet. We craft themed and gourmet desserts to fit any event, special occasion or decor. In addition, K.I.S.S. holds Sweet Craft Classes where we teach children and […]

Cooking in Crunch: Apple Cinnamon Pull Apart Bread

FollowShare Move Over Pumpkin Spice, there’s a new flavor in town. Apple Cinnamon. I often wonder why this country is so obsessed with pumpkin spice at this time of the year since apples are in season too. Instead of giving pumpkin all the credit in my house apples are always my first choice. They are […]

Experiencing Life Changes in Her 50s Did Not Stop Her

FollowShare Lisa Stevens Poet/writer Looking back and wondering where did the time go? I was just in my twenties feeling as though the world was mine to conquer. I had a good job, a nice home, a son who is doing great… I couldn’t complain. Never would I imagine that in my 50’s I would […]

The Mind Free Of Clutter

FollowShare By Janet M. Taylor Growing the business, eating healthy, exercising, spending time with family, spending time with friends, decorating my home, speaking, consulting, producing and hosting a podcast are a few things on my mind.  There were times when my body was so tired after a long day I crawled into bed but my […]

Diane Linston Creates “Fashions Beyond Your Imagination”

FollowShare   Styles of Imagination was voted best clothing company in Maple Heights 2014. Diane Linston was featured in the 2016, 11th anniversary edition of “Who’s Who Black in Cleveland Ohio. Being the only African American female manufacturer company Maple Heights very own Fashion Designer, Diane Linston steps out as one of the most talented […]

Positive Energy Always Creates Excellence

FollowShare Roland Ford, a 67 year old Pittsburgh native, has really set Pittsburgh on fire with his high impact dance classes, enthusiasm, creative talent and energy. Roland has motivated all age groups to stay in shape and have fun at the same time, with his line dancing and fitness classes and a Healthy Lifestyle 2016 […]

The Importance of a Good Night Sleep

FollowShare Some of us take on so much that there aren’t enough hours in the day to handle it all. And because of this, more people suffer from a lack of sleep. The mind is always racing. You toss and turn and before you know it, the alarm clock is not your friend. So many […]

Other People’s Money: Funding Through Sponsorships

FollowShare So, what is one of the biggest problems that some business owners have in growing their ventures? Money! Studies have shown that minority business owners have the hardest time dealing with the challenges of bringing their ideas to fruition due to lack of access to capital and other streams of income. Lack of financial […]

Working from home IS work!!!

FollowShare Written By: Denise LaRosa www.denisenlarosa.com When are you going to get a real job? You must have all the time in the world. You are wasting your degree. I could go on and on with more, but you get the idea. I started off as a professional dancer, then went on to get a masters […]

3 Power-Stealers That Slow Down Your Goal Achievement

FollowShare By Dianne Hart Pettis Author of Affirm Your Life Now: Using Affirmations to Attract the Prosperous Life You Were Meant to Have. Available on www.DianneHartWellness.com. Ms. Pettis is a certified John Maxwell Team coach and speaker. http://johnmaxwellgroup.com/diannepettis. Is this you? Things aren’t happening as quickly as you want them to. You feel stuck; spinning […]

The Grey Haired Job Seeker: Over 50 and Looking for Work

FollowShare Don’t be discouraged, there is  still hope if you are a fabulous, female over 50 and seeking employment.  There are industries that value the experience, the work ethics and drive that a woman of a certain age  brings to the world of employment. Seek out employment agencies and even part-time and temporary employment. There […]

Career Corner Employment Services

FollowShare by JC Gardner Lynette Mitchell Harley, a wife and mother of two children, is a South Carolina native who has spent over 25 years in the field of workforce services in the Southeastern United States. In early 2017, Lynette will establish Career Corner Employment Services, LLC, a national employment agency. Birthed out of a […]

HomeGirl CEO Meet-up!

FollowShare                   HomeGirl CEO on the go! Join us for a gathering of sister-entrepreneurs meeting and mingling. Spend the afternoon with like-minded business owners, meet new people, relax and win prizes. No formal agenda! Register today by clicking on the link below. She is any woman who […]

Your Home Headquarters: Thinking of Starting Your own Business?

FollowShare   Flexibility, creating your own lifestyle and being accessible to your kids may be one of the many reasons why an independent woman wants to strike out on her own. But before you take the leap, you better do your homework. This site is full of stories for fledging business owners, seasoned entrepreneurs, freelancers […]