How To Find An Online Networking Community

Social media is a part of our day-to-day existence. It is beneficial for your business to find your place in an online networking community for numerous reasons.  As a businesswoman, it’s very important to have a great support network. You need fellow businesswomen to share experiences and tips with. You need women who are in fields related to yours to ask questions. The sense of community provided by a group of businesswomen can help see you through the tough times.

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8 Email Management Tips

Are you facing email overload? Email management is an area that seems to haunt me. I don’t even want to share the number of emails sitting in my multiple inboxes. Recently, I committed to becoming more organized with my emails as my business opportunities grew. Email is a major source of communication for me so missing an important deadline or an order could impact my reputation and my wallet. Definitely a no-no!

Email is a valuable tool that has revolutionized the way that we work.

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Staying Healthy At Summer Gatherings #GetSafeHands

It’s no secret that I enjoy getting together with family and friends. I love that our home has become a go-to location for many of our gatherings. I, especially, love utilizing our backyard! It has lots of space and was a major selling point for my husband and I when we on our house hunt. The weekend of The Celebration of Divatude, I had very little time to unwind because that evening my girlfriends and I got our families together for our first official party of the summer –

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Celebration of Divatude 2014: The Speakers

Celebration of Divatude: Connect With Us On Social Media

Last month, Divas With A Purpose hosted our 2nd Annual Celebration of Divatude in Columbia, SC. Previously I shared a behind the scenes look and today I’ll be sharing the dynamic speakers we had. This year we had five speakers that spoke to the attendees on the different aspects of Divatude.  This event focuses on encouraging women to celebrate their Divatude – being driven, inspiring, victorious, and called to action in their personal and professional lives.

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Support: It’s A Two-Way Street

A resounding and recurring theme and discussion among my circles is support – rather the lack of it when it comes to supporting minorities and small businesses.  As an African-American woman with multiple endeavors, I can relate to this conversation from the race, gender and business side. It can get frustrating, especially when you have a product and/or service that you know that your family and friends regularly utilize but they opt to not support you for various reasons.

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Celebration of Divatude 2014: Behind The Scenes

Last weekend, Divas With A Purpose hosted our 2nd Annual Celebration of Divatude in Columbia, SC. Over the next week or so, I will be recapping the event and giving kudos to those that helped make it the great event that it was. First, I want to give you a behind the scenes peak at what went into putting this all together. This event focuses on encouraging women to celebrate their Divatude – being driven,

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