Why Making A Living Outside of the Master’s Box Is Important

This blog launched with several posts on how to follow your purpose, make a living on your own terms, and how to break the dependency of having a “job”.  I wrote about the spiritual aspects of working in corporate America in Are You A Spiritual Prostitute? and it stirred a lot of questions from the audience […]

Posted on October 29, 2016 in Business,Creating Income Series,Entrepreneurship,Purpose by Nikoya

Coily Clips: A Solution For Black, Natural, Afro-Textured Hair Breakage and Shedding

I’ve had fun working on a new business, called Coily Clips, which solves the problem of short, sparse hair for natural and afro-textured chicks. As a natural haired chick myself, I sometimes want to achieve certain styles that were difficult to do with natural hair with out causing damage (I don’t use heat) or breakage […]

Posted on March 28, 2014 in Business,Entrepreneurship by Nikoya

Finding a career that fits you

Written by: Nikoya “Go to school!” they scream once you graduate high school, and maybe even undergraduate school these days. “Get a job!” they tell you as soon as you get a chance to breathe as an adult. I can’t help but ask, to the person that endures this talk and does not know what […]

Posted on September 9, 2013 in Business,Entrepreneurship,Jobs by Nikoya

Why you should never get a JOB

By: Nikoya I dove into the abyss of conventional employment again last year.  This was an act of pure insanity.  For most people getting a job is not such a bad idea, especially if you are working in corporate America. Why? The response is usually because you get medical benefits, a prestigious job title (if […]

Posted on April 18, 2013 in Entrepreneurship,Jobs,Purpose by Nikoya