My Failed Business

Once upon a time I started a business with my best friend Tamika. We were both single and we attended a speed-dating event together. When we came out of it we both had comments on how it went and shared our ideas on how we could make the experience more interactive and more fun. We agreed that if we started a speed-dating…
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Have you been dating Men or Boys?

I realize that if I dated a man I would probably be intimidated by him. Suddenly I made it my mission to find a man to date. Fast forward a few months later…. Boom, dated a man and it was the scariest thing I have ever done.
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The Quarter life Crisis is so real

had just started my first "real" job and bitterly realized that my passion, enthusiasm and expensive education would result in me being nothing more than a paper pusher for the rest of my life. I suddenly realized that "success" was a fraud. As my concept on life and success changed and feeling of bitterness came over me. I broke up with my college boyfriend of 5 years. I was in crippling debt and was now living with my parents. Student loans were consuming my already miniscule paycheck. Even with no living expenses I was living hand to mouth and wondered would I ever make it through and is this the life that I had worked so hard to build only to be bitterly disappointed by it?
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Do you tell your Boss about your side Business?

All the Careerprenuers out there. One of the hardest decisions I have ever made in my career is whether to talk about my online fashion business StephanieAtieno.com at work. At first I did not discuss it at all. I thought that if my boss or colleagues knew that I had a business on the side: 1. They would exclude me…
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How to wear African Fashion Prints

1. Pair with solids The easiest way to Rock African Print fashions is to pair a bold print with a coordinating solid piece. 2. Pair with coordinating print A less safe way to wear prints is to pair different prints together. This can be tricky, although can be done successfully. Check out these ladies. 3. Same Print top and bottom…
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