From the Desk of a Diva: 5 Tips For a Productive Week

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Greetings, Happy Monday! Lately, I have been struggling to adjust to all the changes I have made in the past month like, health, new place, and I am now fully self employed again. It’s scary, but I refuse to fail, Read more

City of New Orleans First Stop For SwagHer Magazine’s Cover Shoot & Head Shot Party

Local Urban Magazine Opens Cover Shoot to New Orleans Residents and Other Black Owned Businesses New Orleans, LA (August 15, 2017)-SwagHer Magazine will host their Cover Shoot & Head Shot party at NOLA Spaces in New Orleans, LA August 20, 2017. Read more

Wednesday Wonder Woman: Kim Cross

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  Kim Cross is a small business owner who works for people with skin sensitivities by handcrafting natural goat’s milk soaps, lotions, and 100% soy candles.  Having struggled with psoriasis for 20 years, Kim knows first-hand how problematic it can Read more

From the Desk Of a Diva: 3 Branding Tips For the Holidays 

I’m noticing a few Christmas lights here and there, and it made me remember how as a small business, things like preparing for the holiday season can get overlooked because we are busy, wondering how we will fair during this Read more

Houston to Host First Ever Black Restaurants Week

Houston has been recognized as one of the leading culinary destinations in the country, and they are now using that advantage to increase exposure for the Black restaurant and eatery owners as well as support a good cause with their Read more

From the Desk of a Diva: There Won’t Be a Next One

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I’ve finally taken the dive… again… but for real this time. Yes, I’ve quit my job and decided to run my businesses full time. Initially, I planned to wait until May, but my former job just was beginning to be Read more

Honorable Laird Says It May Take Years For the Private Sector to Reinvest in Baltimore Neighborhoods

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According to reports revealed by CNN Money, from unemployment, to housing, to education, to health care there are major gaps between the white and Black communities.  While many agree that sometimes one can no longer speak softly if they intend to Read more

From the Desk of a Diva: 5 Ways to Gain Exposure and Sustain the Holidays

  For most small business owners, the holidays can be a rough time for sales. Most consumers are wanting to spend less as to hold on to their monies for gifts and travel. Smaller brands are often overlooked in comparison Read more