Consistency Equals Opportunity
Due to economic downfall a lot of job opportunities were cut-off and some were laid off. Slowly, but surely the economy is under repair and opportunity is rising according to Lawrence Summers on CNN’s State of Union with Candy Crowley. Link: http://articles.cnn.com/2010-04-04/politics/us.economy_1_unemployment-rate-economic-growth-council-of-economic-advisers?_s=PM:POLITICS Now is the time...
School is over for some and wrapping up for others. Take the time to breathe, relax and enjoy life. There are many festive events going on in the month of May alone so take part of each of them. May 5th - CINCO DE MAYO May 8th - MOTHER’S DAY May 28th - 30th- ATLANTA JAZZ FESTIVAL May 30th - MEMORIAL DAY
20 years ago Rodney King suffered one of the most brutal police beatings known to national television. CNN Anchor Don Lemon interviews Rodney King and other key figures about what actually happened during that 1991 incident. King admits faults he has never revealed and reenacts the night he was pulled over. Watch Race and Rage: The Beating of Rodney King March 4th 8pm ET on CNN.
The Red Pump Project
HIV/AIDS awareness couldn’t be better than wearing your favorite red pumps. In recognition of womens/girls HIV/AIDS awareness day http://theredpumpproject.org will be hosting a great campaign for the issue. Taking action March 10, 2011. You can get involved in a number of ways such as: Signing up for the monthly newsletter Post the “Rock the Red Pump” badge on your blog...
People You Need to Know
Within a list I have labeled V.I.P. (Very Influential People/Person), there’s a gentleman named Anthony “Spark Plug” Thomas. His nickname catches your attention like the pages of his magazine. Spark Plug is Publisher of People You Need to Know magazine (PYNTK). This inspiring read is one I have been picking up for years before actually meeting Spark Plug. If you are not...
V.I.P. Very Influential People -Nicole E. Shields
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Better Late Than Never
Still haven’t started your new year resolution to workout? Joann Henderson can help you get started on your fitness. Visit http://www.buildabetterbodyonline.com/ for more information. P.S. I helped with literature of her website.
Currently reading this self-improvement handbook, The Little Black Book of Success. I am looking forward to learn from these three influential women. What better way to learn about success than from those who have attained it. While reading I will post tips/lessons throughout. You can follow each of them on Twitter: @BlkBookSuccess (Elaine Meryl Brown), @StepWiseAssoc (Marsha Haygood)...
Happy New You!
Happy New Year You! Well, a new year does not necessarily equate a new you. Throughout the year transcend into this improved version of yourself. Set short-term goals that have long-term effects. For instance, give yourself daily tasks to complete. When individuals have a sense of completeness or accomplishment it will result in a positive outlook on life. Creating this habit of checking off your...
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I have been waiting on this opportunity FOREVER!
When one door closes, another one opens. Don’t give up on your dreams. When things don’t work out like you want them to it doesn’t mean you have failed. Going through obstacles means you have to work harder. Anything worth having will take an effort. Yesterday, I was offered a Public Relations position. I was too excited about the opportunity. Then reality set in. Today I found...
Boney James…he sets the mood for relaxation....
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Hi, I'm Nicole E. Shields
Kasim Reed, Mayor of Atlanta I have finally gotten around to creating a blog. My initial goal was to start January 2010, but I did not feel prepared yet. Now it’s past half of the year and I am more ready to share my thoughts, knowledge and ideas. For those that do not know me well I am a rising senior at Georgia State University. My focus has always been...
Diversify Your Network
Many like to say, “I have so many connections!” When you step back and look at the connects they have its sometimes one dimensional. There maybe a niche of people they are connected too, only one race of people, they only connect with a particular political party and so on. Simply put, there is no DIVERSITY. Univision Power Tour (www.elclubdecomerciantes.org) Why should I...
Success is not so much what you have, as it is what you are.” -Jim Rohn