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3 Day Getaway – Santa Fe, New Mexico

FollowShare There’s nothing like taking a break under big stars and a never ending sky. That’s exactly what you’ll find on a three day getaway to Sante Fe, New Mexico. New Mexican culture is rich with Native American heritage and home to 23 tribes and 19 pueblos. Can you imagine driving through a city and […]

6 Mistakes To Avoid When Building Your Business

FollowShare 6 Mistakes to Avoid When Building Your Business For every successful business, there are just as many unsuccessful ones that started at the same time, in the same industry and with about the same capital as the successful ones. Why then did some succeed even when the playing field was leveled? The answer lies […]

10 Business Tips to Give Your Start-up a Boost

FollowShare 10 Business Tips to Give Your Start-up a Boost Before you jump into entrepreneurship, there are certain things you’ll want to know in order to succeed. Here is just a summary of some of those important things you must consider before embarking on the brave journey of entrepreneurship. Granted, you’ll need to have more […]

Nominate a Woman-to-Watch 2018

FollowShare Women are making a difference not only in our communities, but in the workforce, the business world and the political stage. We are giving a voice and being a voice for ourselves, our sisters, our children, to the women who have come before us and those young trailblazers who are also on their way. […]

Kidpreneurs: Young Gifted and Self-Employed

FollowShare AT JUST 15-YEARS OLD, THESE TWO FUN-LOVING ENTREPRENEURS HAVE PROVEN THAT YOU CAN RUN A SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS… AND STILL BE A KID! Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — 15-year old entrepreneurs, Essynce Moore and Moziah Bridges, are disrupting the entrepreneur industry, leading by example after having started a business at a young age. Essynce started her business […]

Overcoming Compassion Fatigue: When Helping Hurts

FollowShare Do you struggle with setting boundaries in your role as a helping professional or caregiver? Do you struggle with self-compassion and acceptance? Do you need assistance with stress management to better manage yourself in personal and professional settings? Do you supervise staff at risk for compassion fatigue or burn-out?     Overcoming Compassion Fatigue: […]

Are You Having Problems with Your Manager?

FollowShare MANAGEMENT ISSUES ANYONE? Are you having issues with your manager/supervisor? You are not alone. This can be something you can easily overcome once you identify the problem and establish a plan to be an active participant in creating a better workplace atmosphere. Leaders vs. Managers Managers regulate and control processes and procedures. Leaders use […]

New Year, New Business Checklist

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Help Us Create Self-Care Content

FollowShare After 26 years of publishing a magazine aimed at empowering women entrepreneurs, I realized there was a missing component to a self-empowered lifestyle. Women had no problem making time and sacrificing for others; yet failed to value their own selves, while still asking the question, “What about me?” I am the mother of an […]

Planning A Smooth Morning Routine for 2018

FollowShare By Janet M. Taylor Sometimes is it hard, even difficult to get out of the house on time. When you have children it may seem like an impossible task. Below are a few tips that will help you and your family plan a smooth morning routine. 1) Have a set bedtime Not only should […]

This Holiday Season: Reach Out to Friends You Haven’t Seen in a While

FollowShare It was about a decade ago that a dear friend had called me leaving a message for me to call her back. She left some humorous remarks on my voicemail that had me laughing out loud as I listened, afterwards telling myself that I would get back to her next week. My friend (I […]

Get a jump on 2018: Relax, Relate, Release: Meditation is an All Purpose Resource

FollowShare Relax, Relate, Release — Meditation is an All Purpose Resource. Isn’t it great when something that’s beneficial is also easy? And free? Meditation can help with so many issues I think of it as an all-purpose resource. The best part is that you can implement this today. No special course or materials or training […]

NEW DOCU-SERIES, “WILL YOU MARRY ME” TAKES FACEBOOK BY STORM

FollowShare Baltimore, MD (BlackNews.com) — Black love is celebrated in the new Facebook based docu-series Will You Marry Me?. The series debuted November 23rd at 9:00 p.m. Within two days, more than 10,000 people viewed Episode One. Current views now exceed 23,000. Will You Marry Me? is unique. It tells the couple’s story from the […]

Veronica N. Chapman Helps You Find Children’s Books with Black Characters

FollowShare Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — If you have ever struggled to find children’s books with Black representation, look no further! You can now find them in one place thanks to author and serial entrepreneur Veronica N. Chapman. BlackBabyBooks.com is a website that makes it easier to discover and purchase children’s books with Black characters. Because the […]