This year, I’m thankful for you

Happy Holidays! While I do not need a particular holiday to tell me to be thankful, we all can use them as moments to reflect, refocus, and refuel. And after almost two years in a pandemic, I am thankful for you.Some of you might be reading this and thinking, “Alesha, why are you thankful for me?” You might have come…

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The Monetization Decision

I hope you are as EXCITED as I am to close out this year. Whether you are a client or platform subscriber, we hope this year has provided much clarity and success in your business/platform venture.But I do want to share with you one lesson I relearned today: the monetization decision.If you follow my platform or you are a client, you’ve…

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Imposter Syndrome OR Fear of Success?

  Are you scared of being an “imposter” or the pressure that comes with being successful?  We all look at who and what we aspire to be and try to figure out the steps to get to that level. This is not about “faking it until you make it,” but daring to put your foot on the gas and go.…

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Happy Labor Day!

If I can be transparent, the month of September is challenging for me. In particular, September is Suicide Awareness/Prevention Month, a time that always makes me reflect on my painful, abusive past.I am grateful that I am alive today, but as a survivor of child abuse, from age 5 to 17, when the abuse stopped when my father died, I…

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Is It Time to Trust What You Know?

Feeling stuck in life is not unusual. Success may be desired, but different levels come with “new devils.” Finding the courage to pursue your dreams is one thing. Swimming with the sharks is another. So if you find yourself stuck as you climb higher:Is It Time to Trust What You Know?I can already hear you say, “Alesha if I knew…

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Is Your Success Hindered because of Your Attachments?

Can I be honest with you? I have been so emotional watching this idea that God gave me be birthed (see the video below). Watching all the pieces coming together from hard work and experiences over the years that were getting me prepared for this moment and I had no idea! Life usually works that way. Even the trademark applications…

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Happy 4th of July! How My Independence Day Drastically Changed Five Years Ago

Happy 4th of July!  How My Independence Day Drastically Changed Five Years Ago By Alesha Brown, The Joy Guru Friday, July 1, 2016, forever changed my life and the significance of the 4th of July. I will never celebrate this holiday the same way again. It all started with a joke. I told God, “Why don’t you allow me to…

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I’m Sick of Saying I’m Sorry

I’m so sick of saying I’m sorry. Actually, I’m PISSED OFF! Why?It sickens me that after all the modern inventions, technology, advancements, and liberties, we have not ended abuse and trauma. As a child abuse survivor and publisher, it sickens me that the stories of survivors coupled with the depravity of humanity is never-ending. But it gets worse.As a woman…

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Are You Still in Love?

Are You Still in Love? I love Valentine’s Day and love in general, but I did not always feel that way. All too often, my feelings were contingent on what society said this holiday meant. In layman’s terms:  If I had someone during this holiday and they pulled out all the stops, I loved Valentine’s Day. If not, it sucked! Either…

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Greatness, success, and wealth start with the first step

Wealth and success do not happen by osmosis! Success is scheduled. With that in mind:How many times would you like to be paid today? Tomorrow? This week? I remember the first time one of my business coaches asked me this question. She followed up with “in my business, I need to be paid every day.”My friend, so do we, six figure business or…

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