True security lies in having those around you keep you sharp and hungry and thinking outside of the box that would otherwise become a cell. To keep from being a prisoner, you must have friends with whom you can toss ideas around over a glass of bourbon on the rocks or a good game of Spades.
Opera Carolina’s “Opera Recycles” presentation was not only one of artistic excellence; it was a call to environmental action. That is certainly a melody that I will dance to.
Work somewhere where you'll be happy, where those you work with will be happy to see you walk into their office, and where the community you serve will grow in their own identity from your being around. Otherwise, you're not serving anyone but yourself.
I hear from too many women I know that they don't hang out with other women because they're too catty. But, if you find the right group of like-minded queens, the sky is the limit. You cannot expect to overthrow a patriarchal society without working alongside other women. George Washington didn't win the Revolutionary War … Continue reading Stop The Cattiness
Whether you're motivated by legacy or income, know that you are good enough and you can succeed. The only question is "Are you going to ethically so what it takes to succeed?"
Let's talk about the side of America and the American workplace that no one wants to: the misogynistic side. Just as America was built on the brains and backs of black people, it was birthed from the wombs, works, and wisdom of women. Why do we treat those we owe so much to so poorly? Will that forever be an inherent human flaw?
The question is, "How much can you drink at an open bar when said bar is at a business function in which you are serving in a quasi-official capacity?" The answer is two fold.