Entries by Nancy Poleon

Newsletter: What it feels like for a girl

“Girls can wear jeans, and cut their hair short Wear shirts and boots, ‘Cause it’s okay to be a boy But for a boy to look like a girl is degrading ‘Cause you think that being a girl is degrading” Madonna achieved a lot of critical acclaim when she wrote that song. I remember thinking how […]

Newsletter: A change is gonna come

Yep I just quoted the great Sam Cooke and took you all the way back to 1963, 10 years before I was born. Sam Cooke spoke about change. I do love change. Change is good! Don’t be afraid of it, but welcome it. So this is my first week without my right hand woman Anouk. It […]

Newsletter : Express Yourself!

I went to see the film Straight outta Compton this weekend. And I loved it so much that I can’t stop talking about it. It was like I was back in the late 80’s and early 90’s. The film is about the rise and fall of the notorious rap group NWA. And guess what, I […]

Newsletter : “Ba de ya dancing in September”

“Do you remember the 21st night of September? Love was changing the minds of pretenders, While chasing the clouds away.” – Earth Wind & Fire We will be dancing in September! Because the last series of BrandedU seminars is starting in September and girllll do we have a line up of real life role models you do […]