Oprah Winfrey: A New Day Is On the Horizon!

The speech that has us all talking. Undoubtably Oprah Winfrey delivers a speech that’s worthy enough for chills, tears & a standing ovation. Oprah presented an outstanding message that transcends between cultures, geography, race, religion, politics and the workplace.  Continue reading Oprah Winfrey: A New Day Is On the Horizon!

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International Day of The Girl

When I think of today, International Day of the Girl, I think of all the fierce girls who live around the world. I think of the girls who have to fight for their voices to be heard. Girls who have to overcome barriers to receive their basic human rights. Girls who fight for freedom, fight for education, and fight for each other. For decades women … Continue reading International Day of The Girl

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What’s Going To Be Your Legacy?

Oprah Winfrey gave a speech at Agnes College 128th Commencement. She spoke about a conversation that she had with Maya Angelou about Oprah’s school in Africa. She told Maya “that’s going to be my greatest legacy.” Maya replied “you have no idea what your legacy will be.” Oprah was confused but insisted that this school was going to be her legacy. Maya replied with this: … Continue reading What’s Going To Be Your Legacy?

How To Be A Bawse – Book Review

Being a boss is one thing, but being a BAWSE is another story. My goal has always been to be a strong and hard-working women in the workplace. When I say that I want to be CEO one day, I mean it. So naturally, while at the library, my ambition drew me toward a book entitled “How to Be a Bawse” written by YouTube sensation … Continue reading How To Be A Bawse – Book Review

Living Your Best Life

I admire the powerful and true words expressed by the late Dr. Maya Angelou. I have previously read her quotes and poems, but I had never come across any of her speeches until today.  Although this is just a clip from a longer version of a television episode, I was incredibility moved by the wisdom expressed in this video. Dr. Angelou speaks her words with passion and you … Continue reading Living Your Best Life

I Come As One…

“I come as one, but I stand for 10,000” – Maya Angelo This quote is from a poem called “Grandmother” written by Dr. Maya Angelo What does it mean? As an individual you are influenced by those who came before you. We are only one individual, but our encounters with people throughout our lifetime are what has helped shape us into the individual we are today. Those … Continue reading I Come As One…

I Run My World

” I don’t have to prove anything to anyone, I only have to follow my heart and concentrate on what I want to say to the world. I run my world.” – Beyonce If anyone knows anything about me, they know that I love Beyonce. I admire the platforms that she stands for. She promotes empowerment of women, education of young children, health, black rights, … Continue reading I Run My World