9+ ways to prioritize yourself

Everything today seems designed to give priority to people around us: work, family, volunteer work, general society obligation or self imposed on us. We sometimes even feel guilty for making time for ourselves and we push our needs aside. When we are not at our best, we cannot give the best to others, creating time [...]

Black Business owners to look out for today: part 2

We do not buy black business because we are against other businesses and we also do not want to continue with the stigma that we "only support black owned businesses because we want to do them a favor". We buy from Black Businesses because we enjoy their products and services, the quality, the customer services [...]

Black Business owners to look out for Today

One of the way the black community will gain the respect they are desperately looking for is by being economically free and powerful. By spending your money on a particular brand especially small businesses, you are not doing them a favor, you are getting the products or services you are looking for and at the [...]

8 Lessons learnt from Netflix mini series Self Made

Self Made is the untold story of black hair care pioneer Madam C. J. Walker who built an empire that made her America's first female self made millionaire. The mini series staring Octavia Spencer as Madam C.J. Walker contain lot of lessons young entrepreneurs specially female entrepreneurs should remember. Here are 8 lessons I have [...]

13 amazing virtues by Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin was one of the founding fathers of the United States of America, he was an inventor, politician, scientist, writer and had many other qualifications. Today's article is not about his life but our attention is more on the 13 virtues he listed back in 1700s which are still tremendously relevant in the 21st [...]

Q&A with Ramina Creatives owner: Tess Chauke

Some people believe that you are born entrepreneur, you are one or you are not. However, I believe that like any other thing, being an entrepreneur can be learnt and it gets better with time, experience and constant learning. In today's interview series, Tess Chauke the owner of Ramina Creatives is my guest. Q&A with [...]