The Future is Now 2021 Virtual Conference – Panelist

I look forward to this conversation with some amazing Black women in business!  Register now at http://www.thefutureisnowconference.com.

The Future is Now 2021 Virtual Conference – Moderator

I am honored to be moderating this panel where we examine the impact of media representation on the lives of Black men and Black boys.  Register now at http://www.thefutureisnowconference.com. #BlackCultureReloaded

Feature in Vision and Purpose Magazine – September 2020

I was thrilled to be featured in Vision and Purpose Magazine along with 20 other women entrepreneurs, including powerhouse speaker and coach, Quinn Conyers, founder of Speak Black Woman.  Vision and Purpose founders, Dr. Sharon Porter and Karen MConnell-Jones captured powerful and inspirational stories that I know you'll want to see.  Here is the article about me and my work at The Parenting 411:

 

If you would like to grab a digital or print copy of this very special edition, visit http://www.vandpmagazine.com.

Vision & Purpose Inspiring Our Community Podcast

Vision & Purpose Podcast
Don't miss this evening's special edition of the Vision & Purpose Inspiring Our Community Podcast. The hosts, Karen McConnell-Jones and Dr. Sharon Porter will interview Quinn Conyers, Founder, and members of Speak Black Woman. I'll be interviewed at 7 PM. Listen in at https://www.facebook.com/vandpmagazine

Webinar – A Guide to Setting Pre-Teens Up for Success – Sept. 17, 2020

The Tutoring Club of McLean is hosting the upcoming webinar, Study Secrets:  A Guide to Setting Children Up for Success.  I, along with other panelists, will share homework and study tips for parents of middle schoolers.  Join us on September 17 at 7 PM EST. Sign up here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/9615985882699/WN_GcProVd1RfeTh44IV5bAMA.

PEP Webinar: Cultivating Racial and Cultural Awareness In Children

The Parenting Encouragement Program presents the fourth webinar in its Critical Topics In Parenting series.  This session will feature Parent Educator and Consultant, Carol Muleta, along with Clinical Psychologist, Dr. Linda McGhee as they explore how awareness of race evolves in children and how parents can be intentional in shaping their outlook and instilling an appreciation for diversity.  Parents will walk with tips for creating diversity in their children's life experiences and strategies for helping children confidently and capably navigate in diverse settings.  Join us on Thursday, October 15 at 8 PM EST.   This event is free, just register here:    https://pepparentonline.org/p/cultivating-racial-and-cultural-awareness-in-children

Virtual Book Launch – Courageous Enough to Launch

I am pleased to announce the upcoming launch of the dynamic volume, Courageous Enough to Launch:  Stories and Strategies of Everyday Women Who Faced Their Fears To Launch and Grow Thriving Businesses.  You will be so inspired by this anthology of riveting stories shared by bold women entrepreneurs (including me!) who stepped out in faith to build their dream businesses.  The book comes off the press on Sept. 15 and we'll host a virtual launch starting September 21 – 25.  Join the celebration and meet the authors!  Register here:  http://www.courageousbooklaunch.com #CETL #courageouswomen #womeninbusiness #womenentrepreneurs 

 

PEP Webinar – White Parents, Let’s Talk: Doing Our Part to End Racism

The Parenting Encouragement Program presents a timely, enlightening webinar featuring noted speaker, author, and anti-racism activist, Karen Fleshman.  She will make the case that there is a lot that white parents can do to join forces with parents raising non-white children in ending racism and promoting diversity and inclusion.  I look forward to moderating the breakout and Q & A sessions.  Join us on Monday, August 24 at 8 PM EST.  This powerful event is free, but you need to register here:  https://pepparentonline.org/p/white-parents-lets-talk.

Speak Black Woman Showcase

I am so excited to be part of the Speak Black Woman Showcase.  Catch us on July 22 from 4  to 7 PM EST.  This will be an invigorating event featuring  Black women entrepreneurs sharing how they serve.  You don't want to miss the gems that will be dropped by these dynamic speakers.  If you want to be in the room, join the Facebook Group now: Speak Black Woman.

See you then!

Black Speakers Network – Speaker Spotlight Series – July 1, 2020

I am so excited to be featured in the Black Speakers Network (BSN) Spotlight on Wednesday, July 1 at 3 PM EST. I’ll be sharing three essential keys to being present in your child’s life, even while building your business! After this powerful presentation, you will know how to be attuned to your child. Eliminate frustration and distraction. It’s time to be present. I’ll show you how. #showup #bepresent