If you're like me you might be interested in one of a few opportunities to expand your network, learn about your industry or take advantage of a business opportunity in New York right now! Here are twelve events in New York that are great business excuses to visit the Big Apple...Read More
Black Bloggers United has finally crossed the border into Canada and the first meeting was amazing!Read More
However small the party there are always details that can be dizzying to figure out especially when you have a short period of time to work with and a budget so small it's almost non-existent! If this is you, don't despair. In my experience there are resources, services and ticks to hack the system of vendors, products and services available so you can host an event without becoming overwhelmed, stressed-out or broke.Read More
On March 23rd a panel of experts, curious entrepreneurs and friendly professionals gathered for an evening of networking at Fuse restaurant. This panel's topic: The Art of Branding. Here are the 5 best insights about branding from that night...Read More
I had to build a whole new network of friends, colleagues, collaborators and clients from scratch. Networking has turned out to be the biggest asset of my business and it was my biggest weakness starting out.
How did I build a network from scratch? I used a few simple techniques to build a network and market myself and you can too!Read More
Lately a few of you have asked about if or when I'll be hosting another seminar for makeup artists. #GTAMUA was a great event and I am working on producing another event for makeup artists and makeup lovers from the GTA. This time I will be collaborating with Makeup Artists Organization Ontario to provide a stellar opportunity for makeup artists and makeup lovers to learn, network and have fun!
To launch this new partnership we would like to give you something...Read More
Kanye has provided the Pan Am games with an extra level of publicity they couldn't have hoped for. This is the beauty of a great strategic partnership and sponsored collaboration. The games pays Kanye an astronomical amount for him to perform and Kanye gets people talking about the event just because he is in it: everybody wins!Read More
Yes, you know that going to networking events, following up conversations by connecting on LinkedIn and being polite to your clients are all important. But do you know how to make good relationships the center of your brand?Read More
Friends and personal contacts give you referrals to new clients and customers. Collaborations with other businesses introduce you to new skills and ways of doing things. Vendors who like working with you give you deals on resources you could not normally afford. Making new contacts and keeping older connections strong is a vital part of keeping your business operating. Networking, media management and going above and beyond for current customers is not an option because in business relationships are E-V-E-R-Y-THING!Read More
We know you’re in holiday mode, so this week’s 5 Tip Tuesday post is short and sweet. If you’re a believer in New Year’s resolutions, this is the week to decide what you're going to add or subtract from your lifestyle in order to make this year better than the last. Call us biased, but we think your 2015 would be a whole lot better with a little more Black Leopard in your life. Here are 5 things you should do with Black Leopard Public Relations in the new year:Read More
Your audience should be everything to you. If your viewers (or customers) aren’t happy, your business is in trouble. All of your actions, both online and off, affect the way you are perceived by potential clients. This Tuesday, we’ve got 5 tips on how to appeal to your audience.Read More
As an entrepreneur, know that you won’t make money unless you chase after it. Yes, your attitude has everything to do with your success, but if you don’t know how to sell your products or services, you won’t get anywhere. This week’s 5 tips are all about making the sale.Read More