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When your page gets shut down: How to get your page back and be about that website lyfe!!!

Learn from my lesson. As you know, one of my favorite pages, Beyond Black and White (subscribe) was shut down. It’s only temporary. Mrs. K is building

October 10, 2014 Career and Business
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Want success? Emulate the strategies of someone who has already done it. (Videos)

  Many think you have to reinvent the wheel to achieve success. You don’t. The easiest thing to do is to find someone who is

September 23, 2014 Career and Business
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Black women: Start a Business, Create a Business Plan, Find customers, Grow it and Beat Your Competition for Free

“I got my start by giving myself a start.” Madame CJ Walker I am tired of seeing Black women beg for crumbs. With studies saying we have a

August 26, 2014 Career and Business
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The Respectable Negro’s Guide for Surviving the Corporate World

Many of us are navigating the corporate world. Some of us are just joining the workforce and while the rest of us are looking for

August 04, 2014 Career and Business
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Five tips to help you deal with being the only Black woman in the room.

Ever been to an event and it turned out you were the only or one of the few Black people in the room. Let alone

July 17, 2014 Career and Business
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Are you a Black woman who wants to start a business but have no clue what kind? Answering these questions will help

Are you one of those people who has an entrepreneurial spirit but you have no clue what business you should get into? Well this post

July 11, 2014 Career and Business
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STOP GIVING your creativity away for free: Blacks Need to Own Our Own Websites (UPDATED)

My Story First of all, my posts are largely influenced by the mothers of the Black Empowerment Movement, Black Womanist and  Feminist and both my

July 09, 2014 Career and Business
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Five free eBooks & audiobooks every strategic Black woman must read to master and win at life

  I have read every single one of these books and I want to share them with you. Entrepreneurs, military leaders, executives, and others have

July 08, 2014 Career and Business, Culture
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100 Days to a Brand New You: Three Ways to Find Your Ultimate Side Hustle (65/100)

For your financial security, even if you are an entrepreneur or an employee, it is always best to have multiple streams of income for extra

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100 Days to a Brand New You: Polish your corporate survival skills and learn how to network. (82/100)

By Daniella Johnson The thought of networking can make the otherwise confident & experienced professional uncomfortable. Like it or not, the key to climbing the

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30 Light skin Privileges Light Skin Blacks have that Dark Skin Blacks Don’t.

  This post is a list of light skin privileges I created a few years ago. Because of the recent discussions on colorism in our media

October 29, 2014 Colorism, Culture
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Black Sellouts and Uncle Toms: Who are they?

  I am tired of hearing that so and so are sellouts or Uncle Toms because they voted for a political party. Let me let

October 29, 2014 Culture
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Record or Soul Selling: Watch what it takes for rapper Bobby Shmurda to get signed by Epic

This is a video of 20-year-old Brooklyn rapper Bobby Shmurda performing for his record deal in front of record executives from Epic. The video is a

October 28, 2014 Culture
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11 things you can do right now to end colorism

Yesterday I had posted several items on Facebook about colorism. At first, the discussion was great but it eventually began to go to h-e double

October 27, 2014 Colorism
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So you want to start a business: Now that we know where to get our products it is time to sell them.

Before reading this take a look at,” You want to start a business and that is awesome. So where do we get our products?” Since

October 27, 2014 Career and Business
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So my teenage relative posts on social media that she wants a baby. Here is my response to her…

This post isn’t representative of everyone’s experience but this is what I saw. This post is not PC or idealistic because it is meant to be

October 24, 2014 Culture, Family
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You want to start a business and that is awesome. So where do we get our products?

It’s that time of the year again. If you are a small seller like me, you know that now is the time to get your

October 21, 2014 Career and Business
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Watch Brandy, Queen Latifah, Mc Lyte & YoYo Perform the “I Wanna Be Down” Remix at the 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards

Ya’ll know I don’t do BET but today I could not resist. After all this is the music I grew up with. Yes, there was a

October 15, 2014 Culture
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A question few African Americans want to answer: Why are Black women fighting for Black men?

 I have written about this before but after seeing the picture below and reading the accompanying article I felt it was worth repeating.  By the way,

October 13, 2014 Culture
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