“The more that you read

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” – Dr. Seuss These were the words alongside an illustration of Dr. Seuss’ iconic Thing 1 and Thing 2 characters that greeted guests at Austin Elementary School for National Read Across America Day on Thursday. Elementary schools and some […]

When my friends tell me they are getting married (the ones who own businesses especially) the first question I ask is WHO IS DOING YOUR PRENUP

When my friends tell me they are getting married (the ones who own businesses especially) the first question I ask is WHO IS DOING YOUR PRENUP? It takes years to build what we have. The struggle of owning and operating a business of your own is strenuous especially as a black woman. Don’t be no fool. If He decides later […]

Meyer Elementary School honored students — one per grade level — who practiced the “7 Habits of Happy Kids” Friday afternoon at its “Greatness Gathering

Meyer Elementary School honored students — one per grade level — who practiced the “7 Habits of Happy Kids” Friday afternoon at its “Greatness Gathering.” The assembly, which falls under the “Leader in Me” program, featured various students who presented at the podium instead of teachers, an experience that helps them practice public speaking and leadership. “We do the Greatness […]

I’m pleased to announce my new role as Tech Columnist for Newsroom

I’m pleased to announce my new role as Tech Columnist for Newsroom, a soon to be launched news website. My weekly column will be called ‘Brave New World’ and will explore the intersection of technology and society. More details, quotes, etc: http://www.scoop.co.nz/…/readwriteweb-founder-to-be-newsroo… Newsroom (http://www.newsroom.co.nz/) will launch very soon. It was founded by two media veterans in NZ, Mark Jennings (ex-TV3) […]