Nita Burkett

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11 Gorgeous Copper Manicures That Are Worth Every Penny

Move over, rose gold. Copper nails are the latest nail trend taking over our Instagram feeds and it's not hard to see why. The shiny, bronze nail art closely resembles the metallic trend that's buzzing in the beauty word right now. If you've been looking for an alternative, this nail trend is just …

3 Steps to Stay Highly Motivated and Meet Your Goals

Motivation is simply the energy that drives discipline.<p>A few months ago you have made a New Year's resolution regarding fitness. You have made them before... and failed miserably. But it's different this time around. You decide this will be the year you get those abs. You renew your gym membership. …

Giving Advice Doesn't Work. Here's What Does.

I am what you might call an 'aggressively helpful' person. I have never shied away from sharing my opinion about what you should do with your challenge, your job or your life (my family and friends are nodding knowingly as they read this). I have had a tendency to try to fix people and situations, …

Meet The Venture Capitalist From Ghana Investing In Restaurants And Night Clubs In Kenya

Ghanaian-born Kris Senanu is the Managing Director of Access Kenya Group, one of Kenya’s largest Internet service providers. Senanu, 41, started off his career at Access Kenya 14 years ago as a sales executive, and rose through the ranks to his current position. Throughout his career life with the …

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6 Ways “Shark Tank” is Changing Entrepreneurship

The success and impact of ABC's "Shark Tank," on entrepreneurship have been so immense that it's time to give the show at least some credit for sparking a cultural "entrepreneur age."<p>It's an age-old question, "Does life imitate art or does art imitate life?"<p>Because I help run a service that matches …

Science of Happiness Presentation

This presentation looks at the latest research on positive psychology based on "The Science of Happiness" course offered by University of California, Berkeley.<p>It provides helpful tips on how to create a happier and more meaningful life. Some of the main topics are "social connections", …

Altering your Brainwaves: The Secret to Personal Transformation

The short end of the stick is that all inner change or personal transformation happens at a deeper level of consciousness. No matter how brilliant …

Trying to Be Happy Might Be Making Us Depressed

You don't have look farther than your Facebook wall or a news site these days to get a face full of "5 Easy Ways To Be Happy." As a society, we have no shortage of advice on how to improve your mood or tackle symptoms of depression. With lures like "simple" or "fast" dressing our headlines, readers …

The Real Reason Most Entrepreneurs Succeed

It's not capital or connections or a great idea. Those certainly help, but this matters most.<p>On a beautiful summer evening, treading water about 500 yards from shore as the sun sank toward the horizon, I realized I was going to drown.<p>It started innocently enough. I was drafted onto a cornhole team …

Happiness Can Be The Best Strategy For Increasing Productivity: Here’s How

You can call it a secret, “life hack” or just common sense but happiness is the key to productivity. Being positive and satisfied can be one of the …

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