One of the habits I aim to nail down is consistent reading. It's one of those desired behaviors that often takes the backseat for me, yet it is so critical for my growth as an entrepreneur and human being. For the past few months, I've been reflecting long and hard about ways I could disrupt my … Continue reading Reading for Personal and Business Growth with the Great Oaks Book Club
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
Over the last few months, I have grown significantly. After registering New Roots Development, I was faced with my responsibility as a CEO to hold the vision and steer the ship, to assume responsibility for success or failure, to be decisive and manage operations for the sake of the bottom line and mission achievement. Operating … Continue reading Shift in Mindset – Becoming a CEO
In Clean Closet—the first of three books in The Clean Poetry Series—author Denise Sarkor takes readers through a story of redemption and self-actualization, highlighting a range of topics from war in developing nations to inner peace, from divorce to mutual affection in relationships; she also addresses the importance of forming a healthy self-image in order to live … Continue reading The Clean Poetry Series
A friend of mine recently recommended a book entitled The 10x Rule by Grant Cardone, advising I purchase the audiobook for that extra punch. I must say that the suggestion was by far one of the best ones I've been given as I embark on my entrepreneurial journey. Cardone argues that there are "four degrees of action" … Continue reading Bias Towards Action…Writers Write
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!