Shirlene Alusa-Brown is an avid writer and entrepreneur. She is currently a Editor of the Parenting section of Global Woman, an international magazine that provides articles, and perspectives from women from around the world. She also writes regularly for Associated Content and is Music and Sports Editor for Jamati, an online African Entertainment Portal. In her ‘spare time’ she runs a multimedia marketing company, BrownInk Media, is an information consultant with Pipeline Information Brokers, and provides parenting information and online resources at Mom’s Haven. Her recipe for success is to keep going, learn from your mistakes, and make each situation a learning experience.