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5 Lessons I Learned from the Speak and Write Conference

In Entrepreneurship, Frugal, Phenomenal

Earlier this month I got the opportunity to attend the Speak & Write to Make Millions conference in San Diego, CA. This is Lisa Nichols’annual conference. I wanted to share the top 5 lessons that I learned from this conference. Enjoy the lessons, and be sure to leave a message in the comments to let me know which lesson(s) resonated with you. Lesson 1: Stop being busy being busy. Many times we think that we are productive just because we are bouncing from meeting to meeting and every hour of our day is full. Being busy does not equal productivity….

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Nine Daily Habits That Will Make You Happier

In Phenomenal

Sometimes it is important to take the time to reflect on where you are and how far you have come. This is especially important when you are embarking on a new life change. Recently I re-read a post that I wrote back in 2012 when I was in the midst of paying down credit card debt. I had a slip up, but I had to get back up again. I’m sharing this with you to let you know that it is the journey that matters. The journey will have many twists and turns but if you stay focused, you will…

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Turning Your Obstacles into Opportunities of a Lifetime

In Frugal, Phenomenal

I’m participating in the Whose Shoes Are You Wearing Book Tour!  I’m so honored to be a part of this wonderful movement.  To learn more about the book and the authors, Christine St. Vil and Julian Kiganda, click here.  To watch my interview with Julian as she discusses the Whose Shoes book and avoiding the traps of everyday life, click here. Have you ever had an experience that was so emotionally draining and stressful that it began to impact you physically and mentally?  This experience shook you to the core and left you questioning whether you were as good, talented,…

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The “FNPhenomenal” Book Launch Party

In Frugal, Phenomenal

The setting…the oh so chic, vintage retail shop Thrift on the Ave. (TOTA) in Detroit. The ambiance…warm, sleek, and inviting. The guests…stylish and ready to celebrate. The occasion…The “5+5 FNPhenomenal Ways to Save $100 This Week Without Killing Your Lifestyle” book launch party. [more…] I have to admit, I was too excited to get dressed, meet my guests, and share my new “5+5” story with my existing, and soon to be new friends. As I walked into TOTA all decked out with my branding, I have to say, the cool vintage, reasonably priced clothes and apparel totally embodied my modern…

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