Kindly forgive my absence, Everyone. I've certainly missed you all while processing, exploring and adapting several aspects of the New Roots brand to align with my authentic self while working to deliver products and services that create value sustainably. As you know, my expansion—my growth that is, over the course of 2016 has been the … Continue reading Increasing Leaps and Bounds
I could hardly contain my joy as I read—and re-read—a handwritten note from living legend, poet-author and activist Nikki Giovanni, expressing how she enjoyed my first book of poetry entitled Clean Closet! I intend to have her note (below) framed for my office this week! Can you sense my excitement?! She even mentioned her … Continue reading Nikki Giovanni enjoyed Clean Closet—a 2016 release in The Clean Poetry Series
I decided in early 2016 that in business (and in life), I would only nurture and pursue Win-Win relationships. When I was faced with the challenge of raising U.S. $1,000 in funding for an audiobook project—along with finding an innovative way to host a Global Book Signing for New Roots Development's first publication, I chose Kickstarter as my business … Continue reading 10 Things I Learned Fundraising Via Kickstarter
On January 11th I did the unfathomable. I resigned from my high paying job without another position lined up. Now, don't get me wrong, it's not like I didn't have a cushion of sorts; I had been saving with the consistency and common sense of someone who earned degrees in finance and economics. The trouble was that I … Continue reading Taking the Leap into Entrepreneurship
Dear Change Agents and Evolvers, My name is Denise Sarkor. Born in Monrovia, Liberia and raised in northern New Jersey USA, I am a certified, international life and business coach. I hold a Bachelors in Economics from UPenn's Wharton School, a Masters in Global Finance and Economic Policy from Columbia University, and a coaching certification … Continue reading Hey There! Welcome to New Roots!