I am a creative, energetic, inspired and determined woman of Trini-Niger descent. I am a business woman, a writer and an development economist by training.
I am Author of a book "Spirited Women: Lessons in Living." Self-published 1997, reprinted 2005. Currently writing 2nd book to be published 2010.
I worked as an development economist for 6 years, firstly, three years in Namibia working for the Ministry of Trade and Industry, then a further 3 years working for a private consultancy firm based in the Docklands, but working on assignments in South Africa, Barbados, The Bahamas and Jamaica. I then worked for a couple of years as an independent consultant helping small start-up businesses, writing business plans, market research and business organisation planning.
By chance in 2002 came into contact with a fantastic natural body care product- Nubian Heritage form the USA and became determined to market it in the UK....so Nubian Natural was born.
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Hey Yinka, how's business going Sis? and the family? and most importantly, your self? Lovely to re-connect, thanks for the request. As I always say, there are no mistakes so I look forward to working with you again in the future.
p.s please join ur community network the Positive People with Skills Network - to connect experts within the Black Community with the people that need them and create a like minded international community online. Go to http://www.theppsn.ning.com
BUC aims are to create a 'family' type environment where progressive positive likeminded people come together to connect, mingle, mix, network and inspire each other and the community to excel.
We like the 'personal touch' and although sometimes it can be a struggle to keep up, it feels absolutely fantastic when new enthusiastic people who want to make a difference and have an impact in the community join us, so once again welcome, and I do hope that you can make it down on the 8th, it would be great to meet you.
Welcome to BUC. I am very pleased to have your presence here on our website. I am so loving your profile, congratulations on all you have achieved so far. Please do check out our videos section as we have just had 2 events one called Black Girls In Business and Black Boys In Business. You may also be interested in joining our F.E.M.M.E. Group (Females In Enterprise Motivating and Modelling Excellence). We also have an event coming up on 8th April - please see events page for more details, it would be great to meet up with you in person.
Please do feel free to use this site as a platform to promote yourself/products/services, add pictures, videos, blogs, create discussions, make friends and network with likeminded individuals.
I look forward to further connecting with you.
Have a wonderful and blessed day.
I have a great opportunity for a Corporate to be involved with a great initiative. We are embarking on a strategy to further highlight the Ethnicity Pay Gap. We are looking for Corporate offices to feature in a film we will be making on the Ethnicity Pay Gap. The company name will be featured in the film which will secure you as an Ambassador for the Ethnicity Pay Gap and will in turn provide you with free advertisement. The filming will take a day to complete.
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