Wrapping up the longest and darkest days of winter with some much needed focus on doing what I enjoy most, supporting others, manifesting new opportunities and sharing a few lessons I re-learned about being an entrepreneur during COVID.

I’ve been feeling a little bug lately. Not sure if it’s the weather, lack of in-human contact, pandemic blues or a combination of the all these things, but I’ve been feeling stir crazy. I finally put my finger on it. It’s the instructor-bug. Once upon a time, I was a university professor. I hated that job! I mean I really hated it. I quickly found that what I liked most — teaching actual students actual information they can use in actual life — was not what you spent most of your time doing. And the classroom and university space are…


In this marketing pro tip, get insights on why and how to publish as much as possible to help you position yourself as a thought leader in 2021.

Content is King. There’s no other way to put it. And if 2020 has taught us anything, it’s that we will be living much more of our lives online than every before. The explosion in opportunities for social media influencers to generate income and appear in mainstream media outlets has further cemented the necessity to have a personal brand and digital presence.

At the heart of any great brand are the experiences…


Now is your time to focus your energy, align your goals and attract the opportunities you want and deserve in 2021. Here’s how EPIC can help you.

January marks the official passing of 2020. I couldn’t be happier to start a new year and begin working towards a new set of goals. One of which is to help more people through career and marketing coaching find and do their most authentic work. Most of 2020 was spent building EPiC Career Network, determining who and how we help, and figuring out what is scaleable and what isn’t moving the needle. …


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An incredible list of black and brown owned product and service providers that I love and think you might love as well. Yes, it is Black History Month and buying from Black owned companies is great way to support communities big and small, but don’t stop with February, feel free to Buy Black all year long.

It’s February yall, finally our month. Black History Month that is. So, I wanted to give you a short list of a few great people, products and services you will fall in love with too!

  1. Get The Bag, LLC. Get The Bag a membership…


If 2020 has taught us anything it is that work, life, the economy and especially the government are not stable. Being prepared with the ability to generate your own income or create multiple income streams of income is a must. Here are a few content marketing trends you can monetize to begin generating income in 2021.

It’s February 2021 people and I couldn’t be more thrilled to be here and holding things down. I am geeked because this month we are focusing on a subject near and dear to my heart: Content Marketing Trends. I figured the best way to…


Leverage publishing as much as possible to position yourself as a thought leader and grow your personal brand. Specific insights on how to use LinkedIn and Medium to get started publishing today.

Content is King. Bill Gates said it way back in 1996 and the reality couldn’t be any truer today than ever. There’s no other way to put it. And if the great pandemic of 2020 has taught us anything, it’s that anyone can build a strong brand by being a content creator.

At the heart of any great brand are the experiences a person can anticipate when interacting…


Speaking whether in person or virtually is one of the best ways to position yourself as a thought leader, demonstrate your authority and effectively. build your personal brand.

Building and maintaining a personal brand in today’s unpredictable job market is essential. The pandemic has taught us a tremendous amount about the ways the labor market and economic landscape can change overnight. COVID-19 has accelerated digital transformation in every industry, drove remote work, made career pivots an absolute necessity, and inspired many more to launch side hustles to generate new income streams. …


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Erika Pryor

Founder, CMO @ EPiC Creative + Design, Culturally-informed Storyteller, Startup Evangelist, Community Builder. Dr. Mom.

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