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Lakesha Brown
Works at UncommonChickMedia.com
Attended University of Missouri–Columbia
Lived in St. Louis
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As business owners, the blood of your business is client acquisition (and retention). Well, this article here is BOSS in talking about some UNconventional rules for getting clients.

#13 & #15, most business owners are afraid to do these.
#17, I know ALL too well. LOL
Which ones do you identify with or have trouble with?

#CUWinspire
How one man went from obscure tobacco farmer to ad agency owner billing $55 million in 15 years.
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I surely wish there were other things we had learned in school that would have caused me less headache as an adult (like money management, investing, entrepreneurship, etc.)! 

But now as an adult, it’s my turn and duty to share what I’ve learned with the next generation while they’re still young so that they can struggle less, be more successful, and be more productive and self-aware BEFORE they reach adulthood.

Are you with me?! What are some life skills you wish you had learned in school?
#lifeskills  #learn
It's our duty to share the life skills we didn't learn in school with our youth so they struggle less and be more self-aware BEFORE they reach adulthood.
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Comparison is a thug that robs your joy. Comparing yourself to others leaves you at a huge disadvantage but you can win the comparison game by doing this...
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REPLAY! Do you believe you’re #creative? How do you refresh your creative juices? Let me know!
One of the BEST ways to have a fulfilled, rewarding, and happy life is to tap into your creativity. Here are some easy ways to refresh your creative juices.
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On Relationship Boundaries and What Happens When You Don't Have Them!

#relationships   #boundaries  
Setting boundaries is an essential part of any relationship where each person has a clearly defined sense of his own identity. Relationship boundaries are key!
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Who do you need to forgive? What methods have you used (or plan to use) to make sure you do so sooner rather than later?
Let's talk about forgiveness. It's a topic I've worked on a lot lately to ensure I know how to completely forgive others. Here's what I've finally learned.
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Leadership skills for your career or business are among the most important to develop. Learn how to function above entry level with this free mini-course.
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#SelfAwareness is the cornerstone of success and self-improvement. Without it, the knowledge you possess can’t be applied effectively enough to move forward positively and successfully. So I wrote this post on why self-awareness matters and some steps on how to develop it.

Enjoy!
Self-awareness is the cornerstone of success and self-improvement. Learn what Self-Awareness really is, why it matters, and how you can develop it fully.
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Happy April! Wow, 1st quarter flew by! Did you accomplish your first quarter business goals? What do you need help with?

If refreshing your brand, website, and graphics (and a little bit of website shame!) are what's holding you back from achieving your goals, fret no further! Let me know how I can help. It's time to stand out so you can get hired and do more good in your world!

#branding #websites #happyfriday #april #webdesign #graphicdesign #visualbranding #business #websiterefresh
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Happy Monday, Faces! Here are some inspirational words of wisdom from Mr. Arnold himself. #BreakRules #EscapeNormal

https://youtu.be/EyhOmBPtGNM

#wordsofwisdom
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Got Creativity? Sure you do. You just need to refresh your creative juices. This episode discusses some easy ways to do just that!
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Mediocrity Escapologist, Web Design Consultant, Writer, Blogger, Happiness Consultant!
Skills
Web Design, Social Media, Web Training, Speaking, Writing and Blogging, Bold Relationships, Engaging Conversations, Planning and Communications
Employment
  • UncommonChickMedia.com
    Digital Strategist, 1999 - present
    Uncommon Chick Media is a creative studio dedicated to crafting unique lifestyle brands through engaging websites and social media profiles!
  • UncommonChick.com
    Head Chick in Charge, 2011 - present
    I empower women to get UNstuck in life and business!
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Previously
St. Louis
Story
Tagline
Anything but Ordinary...Head Uncommon Chick...STL
Introduction
Personal: Optimystic, Fantabulous, Quirky, Positive Rebel, a Connection Catalyst, Open-minded, Passionate Pisces, Scrapbooker

Business: Mediapreneur, Mediocrity Escapologist, Digital Strategist, Entrepreneur at Heart, Speaker, Blogger

Bragging rights
0.5 kids, Queen of the land, craziest laugh :-)
Education
  • University of Missouri–Columbia
    BS - Computer Engineering, 1995 - 1999
  • University of Phoenix
    MA - Organizational Management, 2000 - 2002
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Gender
Female
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Other names
K Dubb, Kesha B, Choklate Child
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  • Chicktionary - Scrambled Words
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Great customer service, colorful brand (website, trucks, etc. - which are important to me :D), and the guys were friendly and fun to hang and talk with while they were doing their jobs (drain cleaning service). Very knowledgeable about their work. Check their website for coupons and promotions as well. I highly recommend their services!
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reviewed 11 months ago
Relaxing lounge, upbeat & personable staff, great place!
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reviewed a year ago
So much better after the renovation :-)
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Quality: Very GoodAppeal: Very GoodService: Excellent
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reviewed 3 years ago
Shrimp and grits were awesome!
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reviewed 3 years ago
Atmosphere: ExcellentDecor: ExcellentService: Excellent
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reviewed 3 years ago