Archive for March 2012

Social Media – Informative or Invasive?

Social Media – Informative or Invasive?
By Gina B. What did we do before social media? The combination of social media sites and our smartphones have given us real-time access to anything we’d ever need to know – and lots of things we’d never need to know. It’s great, right? Until there’s information about you floating in the ether that you’d... Read more »

It’s a BEAUTIFUL DAY!

It’s a BEAUTIFUL DAY!
By Yolanda Yanni Brown It’s a Beautiful Day, what will you do with it? Most of us wake up complaining about the day that has barely started. Pressing the snooze button on the alarm clock, dreading a job that they don’t want to go to, complaining about the traffic and everything else along the way.... Read more »

6 Tips on Connecting People: Brian Tomkins Go-Giver Interview

6 Tips on Connecting People: Brian Tomkins Go-Giver Interview
by Dawgelene “Dr. Dawj” Samgster If you asked Brian Tomkins what he does, he would simply say, ” I am a go-giver”. If you asked anyone else, you would hear words like, “social media guru, PR guru, marketing guru, networking guru,” and the like. He is known for his ability to connect the “right people”... Read more »
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Black Marriages Are Still Standing...Join Us and Prove it!

Black Marriages Are Still Standing...Join Us and Prove it!
By Yolanda Yanni Brown In just a few short days we will honor and celebrate National Black Marriage Day. Each year for the past ten years Black Marriage Day (www.blackmarriageday.com), has been dedicated to celebrating the institution of marriage within our community. Instituted by Nisa Muhammad of Wedded Bliss Inc. in 2002 (www.weddedblissinc.com), Black Marriage... Read more »

Black Marriages Are Still Standing….

Black Marriages Are Still Standing….
By Yanni Brown In just a few short days we will honor and celebrate National Black Marriage Day. Each year for the past ten years Black Marriage Day (www.blackmarriageday.com), has been dedicated to celebrating the institution of marriage within our community. Instituted by Nisa Muhammad of Wedded Bliss Inc. in 2002 (www.weddedblissinc.com), Black Marriage Day... Read more »

STOP WAITING!

STOP WAITING!
By Yolanda (Yanni) Brown I am often in awe of those who find themselves in a frenzy, usually because of a situation that they’ve created themselves. Now I understand that EVERYBODY plays a fool at one point or another and that the world is filled with Givers & Takers and you could be on either... Read more »
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Free Event: Join us for Six Tales of Slippin,' Dippin,' and Ego Trippin'

Free Event: Join us for Six Tales of Slippin,' Dippin,' and Ego Trippin'
Online Ticketing for The Six Brown Chicks Present: “A Taste of Brown Sugar” Book Launch and Live Performance–Free!

You Said It…. and WE ALL HEARD!

You Said It…. and WE ALL HEARD!
By Yolanda (Yanni) Brown Someone’s gotta say it so here it goes: “Your mobile phone is NOT your private house phone.” Yes it is a mobile device and you can take it just about anywhere you choose. However the entire conversation does not need to be played out loudly in public for all of the... Read more »

Feeding the Hole vs. Nourishing Your Whole.

Feeding the Hole vs. Nourishing Your Whole.
By Zondra Hughes You must feed the hole. The more you feed it, the more it needs to be fed. Someone will monitor your hole; are you feeding it at the same pace as your colleagues? If you’re tired, or weary, or sick, someone else will feed the hole. That was a threat, did you... Read more »
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