Category Archives: Career

Money, Marriage & Prenups? The Best Move You Can Make As Professional/Entrepreneur



This is a very serious conversation. A prenup isn’t something designated as a “thing for rich people”. It’s not. So many professional women end up in some toxic, dragged out and financially draining situations due to NOT having something in place prior to the divorce. Imagine discussing your 401K, Savings, your home, credit and even your frequent flyer miles while you are in a loving and respectful place VS discussing all of that while emotions are high and feelings are hurt. This is a must listen for so many upcoming entrepreneurs and professionals that can save from one the biggest heartaches of your life….


Do I Address The BLM Movement On My LinkedIn & On My Business’s Platform?



This is by far the most emotional and passionate podcast I’ve ever recorded to date.

How do you address this and how does it position you as a leader? How does this impact business?

The BLACK LIVES MATTER MOVEMENT allows us to really see people.. no matter how educated…. rich or powerful. WE are finally seeing that some public figures & corporations who choose to purposely ignore black issues, are being called to the carpet. Let’s talk about how this is changing corporate America & business. The wrong move in such a time can be a deadly blow to your public image and business. So what’s the move? We’re angry, confused and hurt…. we can’t package it nicely. So the question is how do we do this? As a white business owner, executive leader what do you say to your black team? This is the conversation we’re about to delve into…..

Shout out to ELISE DARMA for doing an amazing job at opening this up on her platform.

instagram.com/elisedarma

 

No commercial, No fluff…. just a straight shooter.


Sakita Douglas

The Most Important Conversation Of Your Career



Join us for an power packed 30 minute conversation on exactly what type of approach and conversation you need to understand to increase your visibility, negotiate more than your standard raise and truly establish a professional brand for yourself. This conversation dives right into that and its led by Sakita Douglas. She’s an amazing mentor and I’m so glad to have her on as she addresses a conversation that she once had to have with me early on in my career. Sakita has a book coming out this MAY 2020 so make sure to follow her on LinkedIn to stay connected and see more what she’s working on.

Here’s more about Sakita,
Sakita Douglas is the founder and senior principal consultant of TMR Solutions Group located in Houston, Texas.  TMR is a consultancy focused on delivering pragmatic HR and Talent solutions to clients facing immediate challenges within their human capital life cycle.  This includes culture, people, process, technology assessments and integrations most frequently in mergers, acquisitions and spinoffs.  Sakita is a graduate of Texas A&M Commerce, where she received a B.A.in Organizational Leadership.
Sakita is passionate about career strategy and optimization and the intersectionality of corporate performance and personal outcomes. She is a highly sought-after speaker and moderator. In 2010 she created and facilitated “Interview Camp”, a career strategy bootcamp geared towards African-American men for seven years at Houston Community College and is the author of “Step Up Your Game: Five Fundamental Principles for Career Success,” which will be published in December 2019.
A native Houstonian, Sakita is an enthusiastic member of our community and enjoys travel, reading, dog parks and anything Tex-Mex.
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