Q. Tell us a little about you?
I am a proud mother of 2 / supportive and loving spouse / and loyal friend.
I am a Certified Life & Radical Success Coach / International Bestselling Author / Stage 4 Breast Cancer Survivor. On a daily basis, I am passionate about motivating and inspiring women to uncover their true passion and with over 12 years in the business coaching realm, I teach them proven business strategies to turn that passion into profits and bankroll their bank accounts so that they can live the life of their dreams.
Q. How many businesses do you have? And what are they?
I currently have 4 businesses. They are Bonita Parker Enterprises (Bonita Parker), where I serve as a Radical Success Coach & Transformation Strategist assisting women with discovering their purpose, planning their 9 to 5 exit strategy and building a successful brand doing what they love doing most. I am also the Visionary of the Dream Achieve Win Academy – a virtual platform that provides live trainings, educational resources and tools to entrepreneurs to aid in their business success. Additionally, I am the CEO and Financial Education Specialist of BP Financial Serviceswhere I provide personal tax preparation services, credit restoration and life preparedness services to the community. Last but not least, I am the Founder and President of the Hope for Pink Foundation – a national nonprofit organization who advocates for cure of metastatic breast cancer and provides direct support services to patients in active treatment and their caregivers.
Q. What has been your greatest challenge as an Entrepreneur?
My greatest challenge as an entrepreneur has been lack of consistency. Juggling many things on a daily basis without a consistent support team in place has caused me to become stagnant. I’m better positioned now, of course, but I think as entrepreneurs we get into this mind-space of “I can do it myself” instead of delegating. It’s usually not until you get overwhelmed or burned out that you realize, “wait! I need help.”
Q. What would the Bonita of today tell the 21 year old Bonita?
There are so many things I would probably say as I’ve been through so much in my lifetime – good, bad and ugly. But the top three things would be:
Q. What exciting project are you working on?
I have several things coming down the pike that has me revved up – but in particular, I am in the process of planning my inaugural Pink Pumps & Pearls Breast Cancer Gala to officially launch my foundation and to roll out the initiatives that will help women and men living with breast cancer. I am also working on and preparing to launch my 4thanthology book where I’ll be sharing some very intimate details surrounding my fight with terminal breast cancer. And finally on the strictly business realm, I will be launching my first membership Mastermind for entrepreneurs. All coming soon!
Q. What final words do you want to share?
A quick message for aspiring entrepreneurs or any one who’s been in business and are frustrated because they are not seeing the fruits yet …
Trust the process and allow your efforts to be indicative of the outcome you wish to receive. Make sure you are doing the work and putting forth your absolute best efforts.