THE BOLD EXPERIENCE

THE BOLD EXPERIENCE

I can't believe I am finally hosting my first BIG Event!! For the last few months, I have been hosting small #DinnerWithDayna meet-ups with 25-30 women and those have been widely successful, but I wanted to give MORE! I wanted to create an EXPERIENCE like no other that will connect like-minded women in one room. You may say "Oh it is just another women's empowerment event" But, no because no one has done it like I will do it.

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3 Ways I Stay Motivated When Running My Business

3 Ways I Stay Motivated When Running My Business

I can’t believe it has been a year since I left my corporate job to start my business. I am not going to lie, this year is flying by!! The main reason why this year is going by so fast is because I literally have been on the move. My business has been non-stop, in a great way! Running a business is not easy, and there’s days when I question myself and what I am doing, but I keep pushing and I stay motivated.  

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EVENTS: Telsey Advisory Group Consumer Conference

EVENTS: Telsey Advisory Group Consumer Conference

Last week I had the opportunity to venture to NYC to speak on an Influencer panel at the Telsey Advisory Group (TAG) conference. TAG is one of Wall Street’s leading equity research, trading, banking, and consulting firms devoted to consumer sectors, including advertising, apparel manufacturers, children’s and teen retailers, consumer electronics retailers, cosmetics, department stores and more!

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SIDE HUSTLE PRO

SIDE HUSTLE PRO

When your side hustle becomes your main hustle it is a beautiful thing! I remember sitting at my desk at my full-time job and I would listen to the Side Hustle Pro Podcast. I would be so inspired by the women who told their stories on this podcast. Now, one year later, I am one of the women being featured and sharing my story to help inspire others!

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ENTERING YEAR 30 FOCUSING ON THESE KEY THINGS...

ENTERING YEAR 30 FOCUSING ON THESE KEY THINGS...

At 16, I specifically remember writing down my goals for where I would be by the time I turned 30. I wrote that I would be married with two kids, driving a Range Rover (my dream car) and a doctor!! Yes, a doctor. For some reason, I thought that being a doctor would mean that I was super successful and rich, boy has that “goals list” changed!! When I was between the ages of 16 up until about 24, 30 seemed like such the “real adult age”. The age that I gave myself a deadline to have everything done!!

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5 WAYS TO PREPARE YOURSELF TO LEAP INTO ENTREPRENEURSHIP

5 WAYS TO PREPARE YOURSELF TO LEAP INTO ENTREPRENEURSHIP

I remember the day I decided I was going to quit like it was yesterday. It was a Wednesday and I had just come back from shooting a national campaign in Atlanta where I had to request off Monday and Tuesday from my full-time job. I came back into the office and I was drained. I sat at my desk and I asked, why am I doing this?

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