Self-Approved; A Guide for Authentic and Purposeful Living!

As women, we often see what’s wrong, what we don’t have and everything we’re not. It’s time to change our perspective and see everything that’s right! To love who we are and appreciate what we do have, and stop trying to be who we are not. Scrape the negativity off your thinking and build the confidence to cut through layers of fear and doubt. No, it doesn’t matter what you’ve been through – you can live an authentic and purposeful life and #SelfApproved book will support you in the journey!

About the Book!

#SelfApproved provides practical and easy-to-follow steps that guide you to internal healing, ushered through Self-awareness, Self-acceptance, and Self-approval. Push low self-esteem and fear aside to Fall in Love with the woman you were created to be! Do life the way you intended! See yourself through God’s eyes and release dependence on others to affirm you. Find within yourself what you cannot find outside of yourself. Celebrate everything unique about you. Get started and take a deep dive into the pages of this book. Each chapter with its unique set of lessons, build upon each other and supports you in moving forward with intention and purpose. Become an expert in the principles of Authentic and Purposeful Living.

About the Author!

Necie Black is an author and speaker who shares strategies for personal and professional growth. After 27 years in corporate America, she founded Lyfe Smarts LLC., a platform designed to help individuals utilize their strengths to build confidence, maximize relationships and live authentically. Confidence is something Necie is passionate about. After becoming a teenage mom, she persevered through life’s challenges to make a positive impact in the world. To honor her passion, she became a self-published author, releasing Self-Approved; A Guide for Authentic and Purposeful Living in 2017 and a follow-up Affirmations in Action journal in 2018.

Success is contingent upon constant and intentional growth. Necie follows this mantra and invests herself. She is a Strengths Strategy Certified Coach, Certified People Acuity Specialist™, a Master Lifestyle Coach and a member of ICF Arkansas/Oklahoma Chapter. Necie holds a Master’s degree in Business and serves her community as Board Development Chair with Dress for Success, Oklahoma City, a non-profit organization providing a network of support, professional attire, and tools to help women thrive in work and life. She lives in Oklahoma City with husband Michael. To book Necie for your conference, workshop or training session send inquiries to

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Are you Ready to Share YOUR story but don’t know where to start, or how? Are you unsure of how to frame and articulate your experiences in a way that reflects your heart? Necie has been Project Coordinator in eight Amazon best-selling anthologies, guiding co-authors in writing their chapters with passion and authenticity. Due to her gift of curiosity and learning behind-the-scene hacks of publishing, she now helps aspiring authors write their own non-fiction books. She’s an expert in behind-the-scene hacks of book collaborations, story-coaching and writing from Mind Map to Manuscript. Let your story inspire and impact others for generations! Necie will guide you on a path that’s right for you.

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