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    My Name Is ‘…’ And I Was Addicted To Success

    Brilliant One! How are you? 2019 is here and we are blessed! It’s been some time since we posted on the Couture Purpose public platform. We limited our posts because we sensed our community headed towards exhaustion mode. Yes, you read correctly, like many of you; marketing campaigns, unproductive relationships, meetings, deadlines, metrics, and so many other things exhausted our souls. As we took time to center ourselves and pray. We discovered an underlying root of success addiction. Beloved, we know our community, we are high achievers who have no problem getting things done. Consequentially, what are we trading for the ‘get things’ done attitude? Health? Sleep? Relationships? Peace? After…

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    Expect $1.4 Trillion

    Brilliance- Congratulations on being a part of a very exclusive group. You are part of a niche in society that controls $1.4 trillion dollars, YES YOU!   Studying great business leaders, you will discover a similar trait of “Expectancy” in their mindsets. Great men and women set their “Expectations” and achieve great success. “Expectation” is a key entrepreneurial trait. Brilliance, what are you expecting? Are you expecting hope? Are you expecting debt? Are you expecting your business to fail? Are you expecting success? What are you expecting? “Expectations” Exercise:  Take a piece of paper and a PEN! Ask yourself “What I’m I EXPECTING?” Write down the first three things that…

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    She Has My Husband!!!

    Brilliance, We hope you are in a space of love, healing, and growth. If you are like we are at Couture Purpose you are more than likely preparing to attend gobs of bridal showers, weddings, and anniversary celebrations…shoe shopping time! It is JUNE, and this is officially WEDDING SEASON. After engaging in a series of conversations and events dedicated to marriage, we decided to align our June posts with all things marriage. Please enjoy the updated version of Why is She Married and Not ME with new insights. Brilliance more than likely your mailbox is beginning to overflow with wedding invites. As one of the Couture Purpose’s Dreamers stated. “Here…

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    Success is A Personal Pronoun by February 2015 Blogger-in-Residence-Monica Leak

      Think back to first-grade language arts when you were formally introduced to the parts of speech. There were nouns, verbs, direct objects, adjectives and prepositions and these things called pronouns. Pronouns indicate the person speaking or the person spoken about. Remember the chart with the singular and plural sides and starting on the singular side you had I, You, He, She, It and then on the Plural side we, you, they. These personal pronouns can take the place of nouns or other pronouns. Flashback to Saturday mornings and Schoolhouse rock and maybe the link below will jog your memory. So what’s that got to do with success? For many…