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Meet “The Fabulous Do Gooder” | The Trendsetter Creates a Legacy | Buzz4Women

Meet “The Fabulous Do Gooder”  — A former beauty queen turned social entrepreneur, Bessie A. Winn-Afeku is on a purpose driven mission to educate, inspire, and empower. With an extensive background in beauty and pageantry, Bessie was also contestant in the 2003 Miss Georgia USA pageant and a finalist in the Today’s Black Women Magazine Beauty Competition. This former Miss Black Georgia USA has truly breathed life into the clichéd beauty pageant phrase, “Make the World a Better Place.”A native of Ghana West Africa, Winn-Afeku moved to Georgia at the…

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Holiday Season is the Perfect Time for ‘5 To 9’ Entrepreneurs to Shine and Earn Extra Money | Buzz4Entrepreneurs

In time for a busy shopping season, Yalanda P. Lattimore, entrepreneurial founder and editor of DryerBuzz.com, again launches initiative to prominently position entrepreneurs for a prosperous holiday season. ‘5 to 9‘ entrepreneurs and social merchants will receive highly visible online promotions with theBuzzClub at DryerBuzz.com. “5 to 9 entrepreneurs are those passionate about their products but still working a 9 to 5,” said Yalanda.  “Many of these entrepreneurs have amazing products as we have seen over the years. Due to family commitments, economy, or other circumstances, 5 to 9’ers are…

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How to Create Buzz for Black Friday or Cyber Monday and Change the Game Overnight | Buzz4Entrepreneurs

The number one way to create buzz for your business is to advertise. No bones about it.  Advertising is authority. Unlike PR, you’re not asking for permission to create buzz, with advertising the buzz spreads.  However, if your advertising budget is tanking like today’s economy there is a do-it-yourself method that works time and time again.  It’s the next best way to create buzz like the big boys such as  YouTube, Google, Blogtalk and others. You help spread the word and they give you a piece of the action.  You…

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Kimberly Elise Talks “For Colored Girls” and Choosing Her Roles | reelBlack Exclusive | Seeing is Believing VideoBuzz

Video Embed Courtesy of reelblack Reelblack interviews award winning actress KIMBERLY ELISE to discuss her role in the new film FOR COLORED GIRLS, working with Tyler Perry, making the move to acting and her spiritual approach to acting in this exclusive clip. For Colored Girls is in theaters now. www.forcoloredgirls.com Related Buzz:  ‘Buzz & Co Podcast – For Colored Girls – Is my man in “the Trauma Zone?” What’s up with that Brother? w/ Dr Dan Collins ‘Buzz&Co LIVE | Recorded live November 10 Let’s face it, as women we…

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Success Is No Secret: How Do I Change My Game Overnight? | theBuzzClub Teleconference | Oct 27th 8:15PM EDT

The Buzz Club by DryerBuzz.com Presents . . . Success Is No Secret – How Do I Change My Game Overnight?Hosted by Y. Lattimore, DryerBuzz.comScheduled Teleconference Date:Wednesday, October 27, 2010Scheduled Start Time: 8:15 PM EDTPrice: $28.99 for Live Interactive Q&A Live Q&A — Listen and learn to create buzz and reach your full potential for success.  Are you on the right track to becoming a household name and getting more customers? Do people know what you are selling and understand your product? Are they buying? Success is no secret. Successful…

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7 Twivas to Follow This Week | Sometimes success is lifting someone else | Buzz4women | DryerBuzz.com

Sometimes success is lifting someone else .  . . @SowmyaK @Piddlepro @londyjamel @JewellsAvenue @BasseyworldLive @elledub_1920 @wendybattles 7 Twivas To Follow This Week. @SowmyaK Sowmya KDigital girl in a digital world. NYC industry insider’s take on music, gossip, and other deliciousness. http://www.thesowmyalife.com @Piddlepro PiddleproductionsA movement for the soul, open-mind, and free spirited.http://piddleproductions.blogspot.com/ @londyjamel jd greenvocalist. song scribbler. poet. egghead. bibliophile. jazz&soul music junkie .::late bloomer:http://music.jdgreensoul.com | http://jdgreensoul.tumblr.com @JewellsAvenue JewellsBlues Novelist – I write about a lot of stuff – Here to inspire by any means necessary – God gives me what…

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“Life is hectic, but hella good!” Follow @TMurrayOnline | 7 Twivas to Follow This Week

Success is easy to follow on twitter when stocking your twitter stream with Twivas bringing the truth and telling it like it IS.  Follow the buzz this week with 7 Twivas who know “Life is hectic, but hella good!“ @TMurrayOnline ATM – Ask T. Murray, A Jane of All Trades (HR/IT Consultant, Writer, Project & Event Mgr, Creator Stuck on Stupid Books + FlaglerHill.com, Member of DST) http://www.stuckonstupidbooks.com   @inetespionage Mommy. Web developer. Ivy. Puppy lover. Expert car thief (thank you, GTA: Vice City.) Fitness Fairy Godmother. No cheesecake formed…

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UnMasking Success: Unemployed African-Americans Need to Redefine the Game | Randal Pinkett

Latest Department of Labor statistics indicating 16.1 percent of the black America face unemployment. “The Apprentice”-winner Randal Pinkett offers clear advice for business success—stop playing the game and start redefining it. Randal Pinkett, author of the upcoming book “Black Faces in White Places: 10 Game-Changing Strategies to Achieve Success and Find Greatness” (AMACOM; October 28, 2010) with Rutgers Business School Professor Jeffrey Robinson, believes that the key to success is to transcend supposed barriers and survival instincts, and instead to pursue greatness. (1) Establish a strong identity. Leverage your culture…

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7 Twivas To Follow This Week! From TN with @jccountrysoul to the White House with @AprilDRyan | DryerBuzz.com

UnMasking Success . . . When the Man Behind the Brand is a Woman.  When women can maintain better relationships, women can maintain better families, friendships and careers including their own business.  Life is relationships.  To find your place in the universe, start unmasking success, stock your twitter stream with these 7 Twivas to follow this week. @jccountrysoul Aspiring country artist, performer, singer/songwriter from Covington, TN. Surrounded by Memphis blues, R&B, and gospel as well as Nashville’s country music scene, J.C. realized her love of musichttp://www.JCCountrySoul.com @JessicaNow Director of Social…

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UnMasking “Her” Success: Farewell for Gov. Gen. Michaëlle Jean – Canada | PhotoBuzz

Canada’s Governor General Michaelle Jean acknowledges applause during a reception on Parliament Hill in Ottawa September 28, 2010. Also pictured is Jean’s husband Jean-Daniel Lafond. David Johnston will be sworn-in as Canada’s 28th governor general on October 1, 2010. REUTERS/Chris Wattie Gov. Gen. Michaëlle Jean thanked Canadians Tuesday during a farewell reception in Ottawa. Jean said in a short speech that as someone who was born in Haiti, where social foundations have collapsed, she was honoured to be a woman lucky enough to pursue her dreams in a country where…

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UnMasking Success: 7 Tuesday Twivas To Follow . . . When the Man Behind the Brand is a Woman #Buzz4Women

UnMasking Success: When the man behind the brand is a woman . . . success is achieving her goals and creating a legacy.  These 7 Twivas engage, tag, lead, and followback.  You’ll enjoy their tweets. @drgoddess American & Africana Studies Scholar, Writer, Poet, Playwright, Performing Artist, Filmmaker, Creative Organizer, Activist, w/a One Woman Show, sequel DVD. http://drgoddess.blogspot.com @KTsDivaMom Dreamer, Doer, PK, Educator, Mom, Daughter, Sister, Friend, Student, Books, Fashion & Music Lover. Defines my own fabulousness! A perfectly imperfect human! http://adivamomsjourney.blogspot.com/ @ABCPublicity Indigenous woman, PR & Marketing Strategist, Doula, Sister,…

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7 Twivas to Follow This Week @Cocacy @Gingerlatte @md20737 @SelfEsteemQueen @bugsact @DemetricaTodd @AudacityofColor #theBuzz

UnMasking Success: 7 Twivas to Follow Week 2 | When the Man Behind the Brand is a Woman | Follow the Buzz We’re helping you stock your twitter stream with the good stuff. Picking 7 Twivas is hard.  No small task at all. While there is some semblance of criteria, we have not yet fully defined except to say “Seeing is Believing.”  We “see” and follow these engaging ladies and for that we have selected them as this week’s 7 twivas to follow when the man behind the brand is…

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UnMasking Success: 7 Twivas to Follow Today | When the Man Behind the Brand is a Woman | Follow the Buzz

President Obama has said entrepreneurship is “the most powerful force the world has ever known for creating opportunity and lifting people out of poverty.” Entrepreneurs hold the key to jobs in America.  It was the growth of family businesses and innovation of many entrepreneurs that brought America out of its Great Depression.  Hindsight from the past has to be our foresight for the future. The landscape has changed for the better and is most advantageous to what women want — tools to promote and operate their businesses yet streamlining their…

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