Social Entrepreneurship 101: 4 Ways To Start Your Journey

Social Entrepreneurship 101: 4 Ways To Start Your Journey

If you’ve been following the hashtag #doingthegoodwork, then you know that a lot of the marketing for my business Good Mayweather Consulting takes place online.  What you probably didn't know is that my journey started when I decided to teach a class on diversity and inclusion for free. Yup, I was so passionate about social justice work and learning how to educate others that I knew that I had to take the opportunity whether I was getting paid or not. Fast forward 3 years and my social entrepreneurship journey has afforded me the opportunity to reach over 20,000 people and earn over $20,000 in revenue in addition to being a full time PhD student, husband, and parent.  

9 Tips To Sell Yourself on Social Media As An Industry Expert

9 Tips To Sell Yourself on Social Media As An Industry Expert

f you are reading this, you want to be seen as the Jay-Z or Beyoncé of your industry on social media. 5 years ago, before I thought I could be one of the best educators in my profession, I practiced my thoughts and perspective on social media. I used social media to brand myself as an expert by being vulnerable with my friends and networks about my thoughts on the work I was doing. At the time, I did not know people were listening, I did not know I had a voice. At first, I never aimed to be the best social media educator. However, along the way I learned a whole lot about social media branding, which led me to #doingthegoodwork.

How To Choose Values for Your Business

How To Choose Values for Your Business

Values show that we are competent and capable of delivering our services. Showing is the easy part lol. Initially, my values were my gateway to connect with clients in person, but, I then started using them to connect with clients via social media. I start showing how I practiced my values. I used pics, articles, videos, etc that were aligned with my values to attract clients who wanted to learn more about my work.

Doing The Good Work: Inclusivity Tips

Doing The Good Work: Inclusivity Tips

Inclusivity brings trust and respect to the workplace. Inclusivity creates a sense of belonging, which I would argue, is essential to professional buy in. Inclusivity makes organizations available to larger markets and audiences. It also helps employees feel welcomed in the workplace. So here’s some tips to inclusivity in the workplace. Inclusivity Is Key To #DoingTheGoodWork

Doing The Good Work: Positivity Tips

Doing The Good Work: Positivity Tips

Positivity is a power that we all have. How we perceive projects/teams/work will determine how successful we are in those spaces. Having positive thoughts about projects/teams/work makes the bumps in those spaces a lot more manageable. So here's my tips to positivity or positive thinking. Positivity is Key to #DoingTheGoodWork

Doing The Good Work: Authenticity Tips

Doing The Good Work: Authenticity Tips

Authenticity can be the driving force to executing your goals and dreams. Being yourself and seeing yourself in your work is how you maintain the energy to finish, especially when your time is short and your motivation is low. So here's some tips to finding your authentic self, which will also better your work. Being your authentic self is key to #DOINGTHEGOODWORK

Doing The Good Work: Tips To Self Awareness

Doing The Good Work: Tips To Self Awareness

Self awareness is key to knowing where your leadership or professional journey is headed. If you want to be the best at something self awareness is just as key as self determination. Self awareness helps you know where you are strong and where you are weak. It also helps you see how others see you. So here's a few tips to become more self aware in the workplace. Self Awareness is key to #Doingthegoodwork

Doing The Good Work: 4 Questions To Ask Yourself About Leadership

Doing The Good Work: 4 Questions To Ask Yourself About Leadership

LEADERSHIP IS LIKE AN OBSTACLE COURSE; THERE ARE SOME SKILLS AND SITUATIONS THAT YOU’LL BE REALLY GREAT AT AND THERE ARE OTHERS THAT YOU’LL BE CHALLENGED BY. THE REALITY IS THAT YOU ULTIMATELY DETERMINE HOW READY YOU ARE TO PROGRESS THROUGH EITHER SIDE OF THE SITUATION. HERE'S 4 QUESTIONS THAT YOU CAN ASK YOURSELF TO KNOW IF YOU’RE READY TO LEAD.