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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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    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…