Tag :confidence

Posted on 13 Apr 2016
Sakina Ibrahim at Harlem Arts Festival

NAACP Image Award Nominated Author, Performer and Educator Sakina Ibrahim, will be sharing an exhilarating presentation with the Harlem Arts Festivals Start with Art and Workshops. She will have an emphasis on Reflectio...

Posted on 15 Mar 2016
Confidence is Action Based

What makes a person confident? What gives someone the ability to believe in themselves? Confidence is truly valuing your life. It is believing that you are here for a great big reason and allowing your everyday life to ...

Posted on 20 May 2015
Four Steps to a Better You

I believe that there are four steps in becoming more secure and confident with yourself and the beautiful individual that you are. Step #1: The first step in becoming more confident is to accept and love yourself. You sh...

Posted on 29 Jul 2014
Of Our Eldest Daughter, Gratitude, and Experiencing The Worth of Our Living …

"April Shower" by laura cooper --- new england Witnessing our eldest graduate college in May 2009 and then graduate school eighteen months later in December 2010 delivered me to a new level of confidence and belief in m...

Posted on 25 Jul 2014
Counteracting Crazy: GIRL SCOUT BARBIE – Really?!

DO WE REALLY WANT OUR GIRLS TO EMULATE BARBIE? After all the talk about the new “Girl Scout” Barbie, I thought I would weigh in on the madness! As the first Models Editor of African descent for Seventeen Magazine 3...

Posted on 15 Jul 2014
Of Mothers, Daughters and Seeing Each Other Eye-to-Eye …

"Sylvatica" by Andre Barker Witnessing our eldest graduate college in May 2009 and then graduate school eighteen months later in December 2010 delivered me to a new level of confidence and belief in myself. I realized t...

Posted on 03 Jul 2014
Confidence Breeds Champions

How you feel about yourself should fuel your passion and push you past your challenges. It sounds so easy, right? It makes you want to look in the mirror and tell yourself “I always feel great about myself! No one can...

Posted on 14 Apr 2014
4Cs of Effective Leadership

The 4 Cs of Effective Leadership: Confident, Competent, Courageous and Calm Gwen, Inc. helps leaders increase personal and organizational effectiveness by focusing leaders on developing the 4 Cs-confidence, competence,...

Posted on 01 Apr 2014
3 Self-Love Techniques That Boost Self Confidence

1. Become Your Biggest Fan: Many of us rave about how gorgeous our favorite celebrities are, or compliment our friends or family, but when it comes to us, we can be very judgmental and harsh, which can lead to low self ...

Posted on 27 Feb 2014
Don’t Let Him Change You; Hold on to your image

You work hard all day... You put the family first. You are a "good woman"... One day your man tells you that you have too many pairs of high heels, and that you look better in flat shoes or sneakers. He tells you that yo...