5 Ways to Maximize Your Weekend as a Side Hustler
Weekends are pivotal for side hustlers. The reality is, your 9-5 is more like an 8-6 or 9-7. Time to work on your business during the week can be limited and let’s be honest, you’re more than likely exhausted when you get home. Though work still needs to get done during the week, weekends are every hustler’s best friend.
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How to A Have Healthy and Productive Week [BAUS Tips]
My life is similar to many other black professional women – the likes of Beyoncé and Michelle Obama are excluded for obvious reasons. Particularly, I am referring to us mere mortals trying to work our magic by excelling in a demanding career, growing wealth (however you define it), responding to the incessant traffic of noise (emails, texts, news, and alerts), managing precious relationships including those with our family, girlfriends, boyfriends, and partners, raising children, and being friendly to (.aka dodging the fuckboys). And while we work tirelessly to get a little Closer to our dreams and otherwise keep our outwardly shit together, we often neglect what’s most important . . . ourselves. Self-care is necessary.
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3 Types of Friends Every Girl BAUS Needs
When it comes to trying to fit everything into seven days, while simultaneously ticking all the necessary boxes, it can sometime get slightly overwhelming.
4 Reasons You Need Professional Makeup For a Photo Shoot
Hey Girl Baus!
Entrepreneurship can be very rewarding but it can also have its challenges. Sometimes you are overwhelmed by how much work you have to get done.
Who remembers the first few cycles of America’s Next Top Model? Week-to-week, we watched the contestants transform from just another pretty face to a fierce *Tyra Voice* model in hopes of winning a coveted modeling contract.
You Are Uniquely Suited to Tell Your Story
Just like anyone, my thoughts run wild. Lately my little Wheel of Fortune brain dial has been spinning to a stop...on me. I've been thinking about myself a lot.
How to Raise Money Like A #BAUS
In my spare time I found that I was constantly reading about people, brands, and faraway places that drew me closer to the humanity of the world.
Live Life As If Everything Matters
So you're launching a startup, eh? That's dope. I recently launched one myself - an upscale beauty brand for women of color called Mented Cosmetics.
What I’ve Learned Being 30 and A Part-Time Human
I live my life embodying the mantra "live life as if everything matters" meaning there's not one aspect of your routine that doesn't affect the other.
Overcoming the Fear of Getting Started and Finishing Strong
A friend jokingly stated a few years ago that I must be part-time human because I'm always doing something, I rarely go to bed before midnight, and I probably nap like 4x per month (not sure if that's literal or metaphorical).
Have you ever had a brilliant idea and then all of a sudden fear overcomes you and you feel stuck? All of us have a point when we feel paralyzed by fear.