The Will To Forgive

The Will To Forgive   In a previous Video Blog, I shared Seven Truths about Evolving Through Adversity and Building Strong Relationships with Trust. In this post, I want to explore the Power of Forgiveness, especially when trust has been broken. Do you find it...

The Will to Evolve

The Will To Evolve: Choosing To Use Your Story To Impact the World.   As I frequently say in my talks and presentations, I truly believe that everyone goes through adversity one way or another. But how you respond to life’s adversities is what makes the...

Evolving Through Motherhood Imperfections

Perfect Imperfect Motherhood: 5 Lessons My Children Taught Me About Raising Them.   It’s June, and graduation cakes are in every grocery store I look! Maybe that’s how my subconscious mind is programmed these days, because my son is graduating from...

Happy International Women’s Day!

March the 8th is the International Women’s Day, and in the March blog, Seconde Nimenya shares how far women around the world have come, and how far they still need to go.           The saying used to be: “Behind every successful man, there is a...

Black History Month and You

The Black Experience─ More Than Skin Color.   As a humanity, sometimes we try to dissociate from one another’s experiences, because we are afraid of our own biases and stereotypes. We are afraid of what we don’t know, or acting on what we do know is right. All...

Purpose and You

Happy New Year 2017- Happy New YOU! Each new year, I share a few insights on personal and professional growth as a way of helping spark in you some new year resolutions. This year, I just want to remind us all that we are God’s perfect work in all of our identities. I...

InterCultural Awareness and You

When sharing intercultural insights, I’m often asked this question: “How do I know I’m not saying offending words when talking to someone of different race or culture?”   This question is even more important when it’s from a young person who is still growing and...

Integrity and You

A few months ago, I was discussing with friends and the term integrity came up. One of my friends, jokingly made an important observation. He said, “Seconde, integrity cannot pay your mortgage…” And of course, he was right! If it did, many of you would live debt-free...

Faith and You: A Moment of Surrender

It was a foggy morning when I dropped off my husband at work. As I was driving back, in one spot, the visibility went from limited to almost null, and I couldn’t see well the road. For a short instant, I panicked, thinking about what I needed to do to improve the...

Race and You – My Sunday Baby

It is Sunday morning, and I’m in my Bible Study. For once I’m not late today, praise the Lord! I ask if I can hold my Church baby (yeah, I have my church baby!) whom I love holding. Her mom lets me hold the baby, and as I’m holding and playing with her, she looks up...