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Top 3 Ways To Position Your Self As An Authority

Top 3 Ways To Position Your Self As An Authority

I have had tons and I do mean tons of media coverage. And I have turned down, even more, opportunities than that. While media appearances are great for establishing credibility, they don’t necessarily position you as an authority. For example, 98% of my media appearances are related to my personal stories or struggles. My career […]
Jai Stone Featured Founder on Selz.com

Jai Stone Featured Founder on Selz.com

I use lots of tools and technology in my daily operations. When I really love something I establish a relationship with the brand or become an affiliate. And that is what happened with my e-commerce platform. Selz. A couple of months ago they did a community training for me and this month I’m their featured […]
That Time I Fired Every Last One Of My Clients (Part 2 of 2)

That Time I Fired Every Last One Of My Clients (Part 2 of 2)

In my PREVIOUS POST, I wrote about my reasons for firing every single one of my clients. And while the sentiment seems triumphant, the story doesn’t end there. I would be remiss if I wasn’t transparent about my transition phase. There was the rebranding process and rebuilding phase. Then there was the “figure out what works” phase. […]
That Time I Fired Every Last One Of My Clients (Part 1 of 2)

That Time I Fired Every Last One Of My Clients (Part 1 of 2)

I’ve been a business owner for nearly 16 years, and it is simultaneously the most difficult and most fulfilling experience I’ve had in my life. I can say that I’ve had a ton of challenges and a boat load of obstacles, and I’m grateful for them all. Even the painful lessons offered me an opportunity […]
Create, Curate & Convert by Driving Traffic To Your Website

Create, Curate & Convert by Driving Traffic To Your Website

Think of your content/ social media strategy as a baseball diamond. Your website is “home plate”. You can use your social media channels as 1st, 2nd, or 3rd base, but the goal is always for you to return home. It’s Content Creation Wednesday in the Brand & Hustle community and I did this little impromptu […]
Why Holiday’s Are Everythang For Treps

Why Holiday’s Are Everythang For Treps

This week, I have been epically excited about the upcoming holiday weekend. I was so excited that I was up at 6:45am on a Saturday morning. You see while most people are preparing there best recipe for the grill or planning their “knock em’ dead” holiday outfit, I am strapped to my office chair pounding […]
Are Black Women Brand Bullies?

Are Black Women Brand Bullies?

A couple months ago, I was a panelist at the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit. The panel’s focus was authenticity on social media. At some point my co-panelist Morgan DeBaun stated “Black Twitter is REAL!” Boy oh boy, there was never a more true statement. As you might well remember I was dragged by […]
4 Simple Tips to Slay Your Revenue Goals

4 Simple Tips to Slay Your Revenue Goals

This week my big topic was REVENUE. In a nutshell, revenue is defined as “income” and as an entrepreneur I’d venture to say, if there is no income, there is no business. So then it would also stand to reason that earning said income is pretty doggone important, huh?! I’ve been in business nearly 16 […]
5 Ways To Create A Hella Hot Paid Webinar

5 Ways To Create A Hella Hot Paid Webinar

I have a confession… I love webinars. They are one of my favorite delivery vehicles for dropping kickass content. Over the past 5 years, I’ve done pretty well with creating, conducting and converting webinars, and I wanted to share a few of my strategies with you. Check out these 5 tips that can help you. […]
10 Reasons You Should Attend #PeriCON16 And Chillax w/ Jai Stone

10 Reasons You Should Attend #PeriCON16 And Chillax w/ Jai Stone

We are about 33 days away,  and we’re already doing the booty dance getting ready for #PeriCON16. Sure we’ve been to our fair share of smaller conference events, but this one is the like the SUPERBOWL, all-star team and errrrythang! In case you’ve been missing our Facebook and Instagram posts, emails, tweets, Periscope broadcasts, numerous media appearances, smoke signals or […]