I don't know about you, but a good meme can lift my spirits all the way up. Especially at work. Regardless of what industry you work in, there is always going to be something, or someone, at work that annoys you, challenges you or drains you. When you get to that point at work pull... Continue Reading →
Welcome to Working Wednesdays! Every Wednesday I will have career related post. This could be a personal story related to my career successes or failures, a BlackGirlMagic interview, or just some useful tips. Make sure you follow my blog so you don't miss out! Getting noticed at work can be one of the hardest things... Continue Reading →
Getting ahead at work does not have to be hard. Start building better relationships by saying you are not fine.
In 2006, Carol Dweck introduced mindset theories to us in her book, Mindset: The New Psychology of Success. In this book she talks about the difference between a growth and fixed mindset and her research from there has skyrocketed into classrooms, workplaces and conferences. The idea is that people who have a growth mindset tend to... Continue Reading →
Diversity is a hot topic and has been for the last several years. Articles that are typically in circulation are usually diversity recruitment, metrics, triumphs and failures. How to engage with diverse millennials. What are the best diversity conferences for 2018. How to build a diverse team. How to leverage diversity within your organization. Everything... Continue Reading →
August 7, 2018 - Black Women's Equal Pay Day. According to Equalpaytoday.org, a Black woman had to work until today, August 7, 2018, to make the equivalent of what white men were paid at the end of December 2017. 63 cents to the dollar is the wage gap between Black women and White, Non-Hispanic, men.... Continue Reading →
5:45 A.M. my alarm clock goes off. Time to get up, flight to Columbus, Ohio is at 7:45 A.M. Luckily this a quick overnight trip, so I did not have to pack much the night before. Before leaving the house, I take one last look in the mirror to make sure my attire is perfect for... Continue Reading →
What is your WHY? This is a question I often ask groups. It is important to understand the why behind your passions, career and every day decisions. Now some things we do or we are challenged with every day we can't avoid, but if you remove those things, your why should have passion or a goal... Continue Reading →