ESSENCEBefore whirling a whisk with her expanding collection of B&Bs, Monique Greenwood wielded the power of the pen as editor-in-chief of Essence magazine, the country’s leading fashion and lifestyle magazine for Black women.

Now, a decade later, her byline is back each month in Essence with a new column for small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs. Stats, facts, resources and action steps get readers starting and growing successful enterprises.

In the March issue, look for Monique’s feature “Hustle and Flow”–How side gigs can create a steady stream of cash.