Our Go and Glow Store Opens in Atlanta

Hey ladies,

We launched our GO AND GLOW Store in Atlanta 3 days ago (for the summer only) and I wanted to personally offer my blog subscribers 10% off when you come and shop with us.

 

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Not only do I want to invite you to shop, but I want to share this journey with you. There was some fear, doubt and setbacks to open this cute little kiosk in the mall, but we did it.

I like to share my journey with other women because maybe I can empower you to step out on faith to do what it is you want to do. There are financial sacrifices you’ll have to make, and time will not be something you can take for granted. And if you’re a person that likes to have assurance of something working out or being successful – you’ll have to give that up. Without great risk there is no reward. Failure may be your rite of passage to get to the land of freedom. As for me, I’ve officially relinquished all ego of worrying about failing. I understand that failing is a part of it. And so is risk. And on the other side of those 2 is success.  So whatever it is you’ve been thinking about doing – please do it!

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As for why I opened a store when I sell my t-shirts and gifts online – I wanted to create a physical place where millennial women and moms could come and buy motivational apparel and gifts for themselves and for the people they love. I also wanted to diversify my brand and expand from being strictly online. Sometimes you have to think outside the traditional box of promoting your brand. There are so many people who have no idea what GO AND GLOW is. Here’s our chance to have a live space where we can talk about empowerment and sell cute stuff too. 7 days a week, 11 hours a day. A few months out of the year. We’ll be here just for the summer selling our t-shirts, our tote bags for the beach, our tanks, our crop tops, our journals and gifts for the home. And we want you to stop by and see us!

 

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If you come by, use the code “GOANDGLOWBLOG” for 10% off your purchase. We’re in Perimeter Mall in Atlanta.

I’ll see you on the other side of fear.

GO AND GLOW!

XO, Natasha

Free Marketing, Branding & Blogging Workshops in Atlanta

Hey Glowers!

This summer I’m hosting a few FREE workshops in Atlanta to help you build your businesses online. This is my way of giving back and having a chance to connect with my fellow creativepreneurs in the area. Here are a few workshops in my Go and Glow Academy that you can sign up for << HERE >> or in person at the WolfCreek Library.

 

Come learn how to get your brand in front of Millennials and how to digitally impact the world with your blog. 

 

ATLANTA – SATURDAY JULY 25

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MARKETING & BRANDING YOUR BUSINESS ONLINE FREE WORKSHOP (valued at $399.00)

1. Increase Online Visibility

2. Attract your Target Market

3. Design you Ideal Client

4. Brand your Business

5. Establish Core Tenets with your Clients

6. Understand the Purchasing Power of Millennials

7. Leverage Social Media Communities to Build your Brand

8. Determine your Brand Archetype

+ MORE

SIGN ME UP!

 

 

ATLANTA – SATURDAY AUGUST 1

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SETTING UP YOUR WORDPRESS WEBSITE FREE WORKSHOP (valued at $599.00)

Learn How To:

Set-Up Domain + Hosting + Blog

CopyWrite Your About Page + Services

Set-Up Email Marketing

Integrate Social Media Platforms + Video

Set-Up SEO + KeyWords

Set-Up Plug-Ins + Widgets + Menus

Set-Up E-Commerce Shop 

+ MORE

SIGN ME UP!

 

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Register for both classes, or one, and come out to meet me and learn some new strategies – and share the ones you use to grow your business. And share this link with your other Creative friends and bloggers.

For any questions, email me at Natasha@GoandGlowProject.com.

 

GO AND GLOW!

NATASHA COLE

WWW.GOANDGLOWPROJECT.COM

 

Activate Your Awesome Free Online Summer Camp for Girls Has Launched!

 

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{Announcement} I’m launching my new FREE digital summer camp for young preteens & teens today!

Do you have a daughter, niece or student who needs motivation and empowerment? Would you like her to have more exposure to positive content? Will you be looking for something inspiring to involve her in this summer that could keep her busy with meaningful activities and powerful conversation? And maybe you don’t have time to drive her to a camp every week or every day?

Well, the ACTIVATE YOUR AWESOME Online Summer Camp is the perfect thing for her! We’ll be diving into ways to activate those dormant super powers our girls have inside of them and how to GO AND GLOW in the world. All you have to do is fill out the form on my website to enroll for FREE and we begin class on Tuesday June 30th at 7:30 pm EST and every Tuesday for 8 weeks.

Share this post on Facebook and social media with your mom friends and teacher friends. The first 5 registrants will get a discount on the live event in August in Atlanta.

ENROLL here!

 

GO AND GLOW!

Natasha Cole

Chief Glow-Getter

How to Profit from Your Passion

Hey GLOWERS!

I know you’ve been working hard since my last post, but I just wanted to pop back in to see how things have been going from a creative and marketing standpoint? Have you been taking action with those brilliant ideas you have? Have you been doing 1 or 2 things for your business everyday? I hope so. In my head I like to imagine that you have been on the phone closing deals, getting mentored and crafting creative ideas for your business! That’s way more fun! But I know that the reality may be that life can sometimes get in the way and several people may have told you ‘no’ and no one has time to sit down and mentor you (except me!) and you’ve run out of creative ideas to brand and market yourself and/or your business.

Well, if that latter scenario somewhat describes your life, or if you have a girlfriend who’s been experiencing those slumps in her business and in her life – I want to invite you to my FREE virtual workshop called Idea to Income: The Art of Profiting From Your Passion tonight March 24th at 9pm EST/8pm CST.

 

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As you may remember, in January, myself and Courtney Sanders of Think and Grow Chick, hosted a live workshop here in Atlanta called Launch Your Life and we received so many positive reviews and very meaningful feedback about the curriculum and the activities. And we also got tons of emails from women around the country – and in the UK – asking us to come to their city or country with the Launch Your Life workshop. But since it took quite a bit of time putting together that one live workshop –  we realize we don’t have the time to immediately plan to go on tour. Yet, we still want to connect with the women who couldn’t attend the one in Atlanta and we want to give away the information we taught as quickly as possible because we understand that there are some businesses on the line and there are some women with amazing ideas who need to get started implementing those ideas like YESTERDAY!

So, we’ve decided to host this webinar and add a few new strategies and help you and more women profit from your passion! If you weren’t able to attend the live event and you don’t even know where to start with your business, please join our webinar party and have some fun learning and masterminding with us!  Click here to register for FREE now.

We even tried to accomodate you by not scheduling it during Scandal or Empire! We get some cool points for that at least, right? 😉

The Idea to Income Webinar is TOTALLY FREE! You just need to sign up by clicking this link, as I won’t be sending out the replay to my newsletter list; only to those who signed up for it.

If you want to learn strategies to brand and market yourself and your business, or if you’re already doing a great job and just want to do a check-off list of what you could be doing differently, OR if you want to give some tips to the other women who will be attending the webinar (we’ll have a chat box for questions and comments that we’ll answer live) please join us! We love teaching just as much as we love learning! Plus, we have some Millennial women like you who will attend to network with other powerful women your age and who wants to make some new friends. We’ll have some social media interaction and that’s always cool because you can connect with like-minded women and see what everyone is up to with their platforms.

So, click here if you’re interested. If not, no worries. I’ll be creating other resources for you to use really soon!

I hope you have an amazing rest of the week and I’ll be in touch soon!

Go and Glow!

Natasha Cole

Podcast Episode 013: My Mirror and Me with Madison Sampson

Hey Glowers!

This is a very special episode of Go and Glow! As part of the new Go and Glow Kids & Teens program that I’m launching, I’m bringing younger girls and teens onto the platform to share their entrepreneurial and inspirational journeys, and I’m going to be building a community for them to learn about personal development and creative entrepreneurship with courses, workshops and products from the Go and Glow Academy.

So, how exciting is it that my first kidpreneur and guest is a dynamic, 4 year-old author named Madison Sampson who wrote a book called My Mirror and Me: I Can Be Anything I Want to Be! Madison was born prematurely and was in the NICU for 83 days while doctors told her mother, Realtor and Entrepreneur Kye Sampson, that running, jumping and becoming a ballerina would be almost impossible for Madi because of her benign paroxymal veritgo of childhood condition (BPVC). But Madi has defeated all odds and is an energetic, active and creative entrepreneur who teaches other children in her book that they shouldn’t be defined by what other people tell them they can’t do. Vicariously through the princess, astronaut and other characters in My Mirror and Me – Madi shows how children can be anything they want to be if they use their imagination and define themselves by what they make of their reflections in the mirror and through positive self-esteem. She hopes to empower kids to believe in themselves and to not let society put limitations on them. Amazing, right!?

My Mirror and Me: I Can Be Anything I Want to Be can be purchased on Amazon here and will officially launch on March 21, 2015, which also happens to be 2 days after her 5th birthday! Madison is having a book signing in Sugarland, TX at the Brilliant Sky Toys and Books Store on the same day as the launch from 2-3pm.

You can follow the book and the My Mirror and Me organization on Facebook, Instagram and on their website.

To learn more about kids and teens like Madison or to listen to adult female entrepreneurs share their stories, subscribe to my Go and Glow! with Natasha Cole podcast on iTunes or for my newsletter on my blog at www.GoandGlowProject.com. And to book me for a marketing, branding or website design consultation for your business, email me at Natasha@GoandGlowProject.com.

Until the next episode,

Go and Glow!

 

XO, Natasha Cole

Chief Glow-Getter

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Happy International Women’s Day!

Hey Glowers!

I just wanted to celebrate you and your awesomeness today! Today, March 8th, is a global day celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. While there are still many inequities for women in a male-driven society, we have come so far and we’ve created amazing pathways of businesses, brands, education and alliances for our daughters to follow in our footsteps and continue our legacy of greatness.

So, I hope you did something today to honor your accomplishments and the accomplishments of our fellow peers, our mothers and grandmothers, our ancestors, and those who we don’t know personally – but who we know to be powerful, successful trailblazers. Because without these women, we wouldn’t be able to walk in our greatness and we wouldn’t have this very special and important day that honors all of us.

I wish you happiness, prosperity and purposeful living today and always, WOMAN!

Go and Glow!

Natasha Cole
Chief Glow-Getter

3 Steps to Get What You Want This Week

 

What Do You Want For Your Life This Week?

3 Steps To Get What You Want and Be More Excited About Mondays

Hey Glowers,

Happy Monday! I wanted to send you some positive energy today because I know that you’re going to log on to social media and everyone will be posting how upset they are that it’s Monday. They’ll post those “Can I have a weekend re-do?” and those “Monday, I hate you.” posts that will have you either ‘liking’ them to fit in or because you actually feel the same way. So, I’m here to be that friend and coach to say that you don’t have to feel that way. And you don’t have to ‘like’ those posts to appear to be a part of that gang that’s always looking for a reason to say ‘Life is unfair,’ or ‘Life can be so hard.’

I want to give you 3 ways to get what you want out of life this week. I want you to feel empowered to do something to change your feelings about Mondays. I want you to plan your week out today so that you can get excited on Mondays because you’ve got something to look forward to! Like when you know you’re going to a concert a few days from now – don’t you talk about it to your friends and think about what you’re going to wear? Or when you plan an international trip with your friends. My God-Sister, Chimere, literally packs her suitcase 2 weeks before her trips because she’s so excited (and organized!) and she has something fun to look forward to.

So, let’s make your Mondays feel like that! Here’s how:

Step 1: Create a Morning Ritual
We are creatures of habit. We develop ourselves and get results by what we consistently do. So, this week create a morning ritual to start your day powerfully and with intention. My morning ritual goes like this: I try to wake up at the same time (but the snooze button has been too accessible so I need to hide my phone at night or move the alarm clock farther away from me). Then, I’ll meditate for about 20-25 minutes. This is when I decide whether I want to clear my thoughts and think of nothing and visualize a white, blank space … or this is when I want to visualize what I see for my day, who I want to connect with, who I want to motivate, who I want to coach, how much money I want to make for the day, how powerful I want to be and how amazing my energy and vibrancy will be. Next, I go run (if the weather permits) or I at least grab my weights and exercise ball and do something to break a sweat.

Of course I prepare a healthy breakfast to nourish myself, and then I record my eating habits, my water intake, my energy levels, how many hours of sleep I got and a few other things on my Mindful Eating Diary worksheet that I’ve created. (It’s FREE to download on my site. Click here and print out as many as you need and share them with your friends!) And finally, and what I think is the most important  – I write down 5 things that I’m thankful for, sometimes more than that. And then I’ll plan out my day by writing down what I need to get done, what’s high priority and what’s low priority, and how I plan to win for the day.

Now that I’ve shared my daily ritual, I want you to share yours. Email me back and let me know what you do to make your day successful.

Step 2: Make a List of Things That You’re Willing to Give Up for 7 Days
We all have people in our lives and activities that we do that no longer serves us. It’s hard to just get rid of them cold turkey, but if we learn how to slowly replace those distractors and disruptors in our lives with more productive, meaningful people and things – we learn to start living more purposeful and getting the things done that we need to get done. I created a podcast episode about this very topic called Mindset, Motivation, Mastery and Money. Take a listen here. It’s one of my most downloaded episodes so far and women have told me that after listening to this one, they’ve been able to focus more and surround themselves with more ambitious, successful people.

So, what will you give up this week? Scandal? Empire? Happy Hour? You’ve gotta give up something and do something in that time slot to get closer to your dreams. For an hour it’ll take you to watch one of those shows (which by the way is propaganda to get you to be hooked on watching TV instead of creating your own Empire) or meet your friends for a drink  – you could be buying your website domain, hiring someone to design your logo, researching/reading or masterminding with other like-minded entrepreneurs in your city. I just wrote on my Facebook page that last year I gave up TV and shopping. And I’m not telling you that to get a pat on the back. I’m sharing that with you so you’ll understand that my brand was able to grow because of the sacrifices I made in my personal life financially and socially.

So, let’s make a deal. You give up 3 things this week (for this week only…although I’m secretly hoping that like Lent you’ll want to fast from it permanently after the assignment) that no longer serve you and then you email me at the end of the week to tell me you’ve stuck to it and the breakthroughs you’ve had, and I’ll send you a free module and worksheet of my Go and Glow Audio Course + Workbook that I launched recently in my Go and Glow Academy. I want to see you win!

Step 3: Make 3 Actionable Steps in Your Business
So this is the last step. Do 3 things this week in your business that you can tangibly see results from. I mentioned above that you could get your logo designed and secure your domain name at GoDaddy.com. You could also write your business plan (Or at least complete 5 pages of it. You have to give a quantitative number or else you won’t have anything to measure.). You could go to the bank and open up a business account, file the papers to LLC your business with LegalZoom.com, or get your business cards and fliers made.

JUST.DO.SOMETHING.MEASURABLE.

You’ll feel so proud of yourself. I promise.

Email me back on Sunday night March 1, 2015. Click that date, create an event in your phone to put it in your calendar (as a reminder to send me an email) and let me know what you did in the week to get what you wanted out of life this week. And I’ll send you a free module and worksheet full of personal development and marketing strategies from my Go and Glow Audio Course as a prize for being so AWESOME! And as a thank you for taking my coaching and applying it to your life and your business.

And if you need any marketing, branding or life coaching OR if you need me to execute your business tasks for you, email me at Natasha@GoandGlowProject.com and let’s set up some strategy sessions to take you from where you are now to SUPERSTARDOM.

I can’t wait to hear back from you!

XO,
Natasha Cole
Chief Glow-Getter
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Podcast Episode 012: Be Free with Siobhan Sudberry

Hey Glowers!

In this episode, Life Coach and Blogger of the BeFree Project, Siobhan Sudberry talks to us about how getting laid off from work led her to pursue her dreams of running a successful coaching business and becoming a full-time blogger. She credits having helped so many women through coaching before she was laid off as the deciding factor to pursue it full-time, and how operating in her purpose even before she turned it into a business gave her perspective of what her gifts were … and that she needed to assist women in discovering their gifts as well.

 

Besides 1-on-1 coaching, Siobhan expands her platform to women by hosting her quarterly BeFree Life Classes, which are events where entrepreneurial women meet up to mastermind and learn and share life and business hacks. To purchase tickets to her next event, click here. She also shares coaching tips on her BeFree TV channel and through her blog. And she just recently launched her BeFree Life Workbook which helps women who feel stuck, unfulfilled and unmotivated jumpstart their journey to being free with affirmations, reflective questions and life coaching tips.

Listen to how Siobhan manages a business, a family, relationships with clients and her upcoming projects she’s working on.

To contact Siobhan, book her for coaching or to attend her events, click here or email her at Siobhan@BeFreeProject.com.

And to contact me, email me at Natasha@GoandGlowProject.com to schedule a marketing and branding consultation. And if you’re looking to expand your business with an at-home self-study learning kit, check out The Go and Glow Academy where I’ve launched an audio course + workbook companion that has marketing, branding, implementation and personal development strategies. And subscribe to my blog and newsletter at www.GoandGlowProject.com to get updates on events for The Go and Glow Project, to hear other inspiring women’s interviews like Siobhan’s, and to get information on the projects I’m launching.

Until the next episode,

GO AND GLOW!

XO,

Natasha Cole

Chief Glow-Getter

Podcast Episode 010: Luxurious Credit with Arnita Johnson

Hey Glowers!

In this episode, I interview certified credit consultant and CEO of AMB Credit Consultants and Luxurious Credit, Arnita Johnson. Arnita shares her incredible rags to riches story where just a few years ago she was going to check-cashing stores because of her bad credit to today having built a million dollar business.

Arnita’s credit repair business empowers women to build their dream homes, land their dream jobs and start their own businesses with the education and credit rehabilitation they receive from her agency. She also travels around the country speaking to and partnering with organizations to educate future home buyers and business owners about tier 1 credit, credit to debt ratio, the importance of nurturing your credit and making timely payments.

Take a listen to how a determined single mom used her passion of helping people create a platform that transforms lives with luxurious credit.

For your credit repair needs, go to http://www.ambcreditconsultants.com/ or to read Arnita’s blog visit http://luxuriouscredit.com/.

And to contact me you can email me at GoandGlowProject@gmail.com. Don’t forget to subscribe to #GoandGlowTV on Youtube. And follow us on FacebookInstagram, and Twitter.

Until the next episode,

Go and Glow!

XO, Natasha Cole

Glam University Presents “Girl Power SleepOver” in Atlanta

Hey Glowers!

I’m excited about tomorrow’s event here in Atlanta called the GirlPower SleepOver presented by the very popular and successful brand, Glam University. Glam University is a platform for female entrepreneurs who are mentored and coached by Sabrina Peterson, Founder of The Glam Bar. Sabrina has coached, mentored and helped to design hundreds of brands across the country with her branding and business expertise.

She’s been featured in Forbes, Essence Magazine, on BET and she’s won several awards for her success and ability to carry out the vision of different organizations.

Tomorrow, January 24th will be Glam University’s first ever sleepover in Atlanta where 25 of the most successful female entrepreneurs in every industry will get together and share empowering jewels, business tips, marketing and branding strategies and insight to the recipe for success.

Log onto http://www.glamuniversity.org/ for your tickets now!

Until the next post,

Go and Glow!

 

XO, Natasha Cole

 

 

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