Lessons from the Lens Blog

A Vision of Reflection in My Rear View Mirror Through My Lens: A 15-minute Perspective of Purposeful and Powerful Living  When I first learned to drive, I learned quickly to keep my eye on the road and on the things front of me. Yes, I occasionally looked in my rearview mirror
The purpose of this podcast is to share some powerful stories of men and women who have not let challenges, setbacks, and circumstances define who they are and what they can accomplish. For more information visit www.embrace-the-power.com. This podcast can also be found @ http://soundcloud.com/purposefulandpowerfulliving or bit.ly/EmbracethePOWERnetwork.
  Books, Business, Bad Decisions and Blueprints to Success   This week - National Small Business Week (April 29-May 5) – is a great opportunity to highlight the work hard and contributions of small businesses. I reflected on my time at the 2018 Dayton Book Expo this weekend. It was full
Women remain underrepresented at every level in corporate America, despite earning more college degrees than men for thirty years and counting. Gender equality is taking center stage in 2018 like never before, and I believe it is because men and women understand the need to do more. According to the
Juanita Michelle Darden-Jones, the owner of Third Perk Coffeehouse and Wine Bar, understands the importance of creating a business plan to help prepare a business for the future. Darden-Jones, who was also recently honored for being named as an honoree for the 2017 Better Business Bureau's Top 25 Women to

The COVID virus has caused many of us to refocus, recharge, and rethink how we do business effectively and efficiently in this new environment. This special series will highlight how local businesses are reinventing themselves during this crisis. This week, we learn more about The Secret Ingredient with Samantha Tripp.