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Optimism Rules! Kim Osorio Shares Tips on Organizing Your Day; Making the Most of Challenges!

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012
By: Dove --- Journalist Kim Osorio is much more than a byline on an article. As the two-time Editor-in-Chief for The Source Magazine, a published author, public speaker and an active mother of three, Osorio has had more than her fair share of drama in the past decade. Osorio started as an Associate Editor with The Source in 2000, and was promoted to Editor-in-Chief in 2003. Facing a tumul...

Tashera Simmons Talks Surviving Mental and Emotional Abuse, Evolving with Couples Therapy and More

Monday, April 2nd, 2012
By: Dove --- As the wife of controversial rapper DMX, Tashera Simmons has been in the media spotlight for years, whether she liked it or not. When the currently estranged couple took public exposure to the next level by joining the cast of VH1's reality show Couples Therapy, they had no idea where the journey would take them. Tashera has been opening up recently about her troubled rel...

Resolution Revolution! Reassess Your Goals with Proper Planning, Support, Positive Action and More!

Thursday, March 15th, 2012
By: Chris "Po" Porter, M.S.P. -- As January 1 approaches each new year, millions of people commit to making new personal goals, projects, or habits. These resolutions vary, from writing a book to losing weight to putting down those cigarettes, all with the best of intentions. However, according to "Innovation Evangelist" Stephen Shapiro, out of the 45% of Americans who set New Year’s ...

On Point! Success Coach Doreen Rainey Offers Tips to Push Your New Year’s Goals Past January!

Monday, January 30th, 2012
By: Dove --- From sub-conscious reasons behind fear of failure (or success), to piles of excuses for lack of follow-through, there is no doubt that we often sell ourselves short when it comes to realizing our goals. In fact, in recent studies researchers found that 88% of people fail to keep any of their New Year's resolutions. So what is the secret behind making this "your" year? As f...

Optimism Rules! Jill Hennessy Talks Roadie, HBO’s Luck, Balancing Family Life and the Ghost in Her Head

Thursday, January 5th, 2012
By: Dove --- You may know raspy-voiced brunette Jill Hennessy best from her lead character in NBC's long-running series Crossing Jordan or from her stint in the '90s on Law & Order. With over 24 years in the game on screen and stage to her name, the Canadian-born talent has more than made her mark in Hollywood, and she is also a dedicated musician, mother and wife. 2012 may be "the ...

Tough Love! Mona Scott-Young Talks Female Empowerment, Reality of Love & Hip Hop, Self-Motivation and More!

Monday, January 2nd, 2012
By: Dove --- Mona Scott-Young is a rare breed of business person who has not only blazed trails for female entrepreneurs, she has also helped to position some of today's biggest stars in the pop arena. After nearly two decades as co-owner and president of Violator Management, Mona stepped out on her own to launch Monami Entertainment, a management and marketing firm for music, film and l...

In My Business! Public Relations Pro Ronn Torossian Talks Industry Stereotypes, Work Ethic and New Book!

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011
By: Dove --- The life of a public relations professional can be hectic, time-consuming (even smothering) and often thankless. Add entrepreneurship, running a busy office and representing some of the biggest celebrities and brands in the world to the equation, and it seems like there would be no time for sleep. Then 5WPR founder Ronn Torossian comes along and makes the work look nearly effort...

Optimism Rules! Syleena Johnson’s Advice on Balancing Life, Career, Motherhood and More!

Monday, December 5th, 2011
By: Dove --- It's easy to say you have a positive attitude, but it's not always as easy to maintain an uplifting mindset every day. Over the past decade, singer Syleena Johnson has kept the wind in her sails on all levels, despite the wild tides of the music industry. Johnson was a breakout Adult Contemporary artist in 2001 with accolades from Billboard, and was nominated for awards from the...

Tough Love! Tyrese Speaks on Self Motivation, Fan Appreciation and Making Life Happen!

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011
By: Dove --- Since his self-titled debut album was released in 1998, the multi-talented Tyrese Gibson has continued to raise his own bar time and time again. Growing up in a tough town with an alcoholic mother, things could have easily gone awry for him, but Tyrese vowed to never drink himself, and turned into an advocate for positive living. With over 15 years of acting on television a...

In My Business! Author Lyah LeFlore Talks Overcoming Career Fear, Writing to Win and More!

Sunday, October 23rd, 2011
By: Dove --- How many times have you had a dynamic moment in life, and thought to yourself, "This should be a book?" Many of us probably consider writing a memoir or a novel at some point in our lives, and while the initial thought may be simple, it's the follow through that can trip us up. Author Lyah LeFlore is well versed in the focus it takes to persist in the writing field, and he...

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