• I Confess I’m a Gold Digger

    I confess I'm a gold digger

    I have a confession to make. I’m a gold digger. Every opportunity I dig for ends in a pot of gold. However, make no mistake, there was no shiny big rainbow at the start of these golden opportunities. I had to have a very long rendezvous with both Mr. Dark Cloud and his big brother Rainy Days before much else would happen. I promise you will find no easy paychecks here. And to top it off, I had to physically go out in the real world and mine for all these golden opportunities. Surprise! It’s true! Golden opportunities didn’t just get chauffeured to my door in a Mulsanne. Nobody handed…

  • Why people don't want you to succeed

    Why People Don’t Want You to Succeed

    Have you ever wondered why other people don’t want you to succeed? Success can be described as a lonely road off the beaten path. Your friends will insist you’ve changed. Your own family may not be supportive of your endeavors.…

  • how to become a very powerful person

    How to Become a Very Powerful Person

    Humans the world over crave power. Power is a human institution–a brutal, man-made, authoritarian ecosystem we are all part of that we cannot escape. Human beings assert our place in the powerful people pecking order by asserting our own power…

  • 50 of My Favorite Quotes on Money

    Money makes the world go round. And the only people who insist otherwise don’t have any. This uniquely personal selection of my favorite money quotes is akin to my own virtual time capsule documenting the struggle I faced when I began…

  • Woke broke people

    Stuff Woke Broke People Say

    I’ve deactivated my Twitter account for the summer to work on two of my books. My latest book, “How to Go Viral on Twitter” will be tentatively released towards the end of August. I’m unsure when I will reactivate again…

  • You are not a failure

    You Are Not a Failure

    When I was a little girl in the first grade, I brought home a short essay assignment I’d written in class about two obscure characters having an animated and heated conversation (argument). I don’t recall what the essay (or argument)…