Yvonne Bynoe is an acclaimed author, speaker, attorney and the founder of SoulfulAffluence.com. Soulful Affluence is an online company that teaches visionary women entrepreneurs how to leverage their talents and skills to create profitable businesses. Yvonne is committed to helping women learn how to use their businesses to develop lives that are richer, emotionally, spiritually, and financially.
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Yvonne’s Four Pointers on Empowerment & Education
(Q.) What does “I’m Power” mean to you?
(A) “I’m Power” means that I speak my own truth. I believe that being
able to create your best life-—one that is emotionally and financially
abundant means that you have the POWER to define yourself and to make
decisions that support your needs and goals.
(Q) Women’s empowerment and how this plays in your life
(A) Women’s empowerment is about women learning about ourselves: who we
are; what we stand for; and what we care about. It is about availing
ourselves of educational and job opportunities to create lives of our own
choosing. For me personally, women’s empowerment means having the guts to
“do me” and to address both the internal and external obstacles that are
holding me back from reaching my fullest potential.
(Q) What advice would you give to high school girls on education?
(A) I would say to keep their eyes on the prize: college. Many promising
young women fall off track because they begin to focus more on boys than
on their books. Any young woman who wants to have a meaningful and
yes…financially comfortable life has to be readying herself to get into a
good college. This means doing the best that she can academically while
she’s in high school. It also means hanging with a crew that’s also
college-bound. These folks will be able to help with homework assignments,
keep you motivated and support you emotionally, especially during the
Q) Talk about what’s happening at Soulful Affluence?
Through my blog, coaching programs and speaking engagements, I’m
continuing to teach women entrepreneurs how to create the lives and
incomes that they desire. I am also in the VERY early stages of writing
my third book. All I can say about it is that it will discuss on how
visionary women can create happiness and fulfillment in their personal and