Posts by Shalena D.I.V.A.

5 Tips To Rock Your Next Networking Event

I used to hate attending live events. I used to think that everyone was judging me. However, after doing some inner work, I realized that the only person who was judging me was me. I wasn’t comfortable in my own skin. While in corporate America, I forced myself to attend networking events in which I…

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The Deadly Game Of Comparison

Comparison is a deadly game to play in life and business. It breeds unhealthy competition that robs you of your greatness. It also goes against the universal law of abundance. There are enough clients, enough money, enough audiences, and enough opportunities for ANYONE who is willing to put in the work. My success does not…

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Do Minorities Have To Be Twice As Good?

  Like Olivia Pope, I’ve had the “Be Twice As Good Talk” before. Have you? I was fortunate to have this conversation with famed O.J. Simpson attorney Johnnie Cochran, Jr. While a junior at Duke University, Mr. Cochran gave a speech on race. Being an usher for the event, I had up close and personal…

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