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Who’s Judging You?

What an A-MAZING journey the Courageous Life Women’s Empowerment Brunch tours have been. So many a-ha moments and clarity found for the next step. One of my most favorite things to do is connecting with the women afterwards. I ALWAYS want to personally and individually thank them for their time, support and for daring to […]

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My 12th Grade Dream

A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.   ~Colin Powell Have you ever found yourself stuck in the middle of a career crisis? Asking yourself, “What do I want to be when I grow up?” Does it seem like you are dangling somewhere between a successful career that […]

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Are You Chasing Giants?

What does success look like to you? Maybe growing up you were told success would come when “X” happens. Or perhaps you were told when you can do “Y” then you will be considered successful. Or maybe even society has dictated your definition of success. Some of us constantly watch what others do to shape […]

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Are you tired of your day job?

Are you tired of your day job?  For many years while I was in corporate america working my own day job, I secretly had a dream job that literally felt like it was pulling me and calling my name each and every day.  For me, it was my desire to launch by own leadership and […]

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Courage to Write Your Story

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” Maya Angelou For the past few weeks I lead a small group at church using the book, “Unqualified – How God Uses Broken People to Do Big Things” by Steven Furtick.  At the end of the study, I asked “What do you feel […]

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Just say “No!”

Recently I was reminded of an important life lesson. One I’m sure not everyone has mastered but we all should. It’s the lesson of knowing it’s ok to just say no and how to say it.  A favor was asked of me; however I knew my response would be no. Sharing the situation with my […]

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Bold. Impactful. Brilliant!

While there are still trials that women are facing in being promoted or growing their businesses, young women are making bold, audacious moves to change the world daily!  They exist in every arena from government, STEM, natural hair care, and more, ready to own their voice, their gifts, and Own Their Seat at the Table™. […]

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No Apology Needed

Have you ever found yourself minimizing your success?  Not sharing all your wins. Or being mindful of who you share your goals with because most wouldn’t get it?  Why is it when we find ourselves with some measure of success, we sometimes want to fly under the radar. For some, it is an apologetic behavior […]

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How to Prevent Overreacting

I must admit, I sometimes overreact. Especially when a perceived injustice has been done.   Thankfully only those closest to me have ever seen it. We have all been guilty of overreacting at some point. However, we must consider what matters most: our outcome in the moment or our outcome in the future. We have all […]

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Dealing with Disappointment

Although I am not a football fan, I am from Charlotte. It  was amazing to watch the Carolina Panthers amazing 14 – 1 season.  Our city was buzzing and dabbing all the way to the Superbowl!  Up until we realized winning the game may prove to be more difficult than we thought.  Talk about being […]

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