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WTF

Turning My “WTF?” Moment into a FTW (For The Win)

Roy Broderick shares how he bounced back from several disappointing points in his career to…

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Ursula Burns

UPDATE: Ursula Burns Steps Down as XEROX CEO After Company Split

Ursula Burns steps down as CEO and assumes new role after XEROX splits later this year

Ursula Burns steps down as CEO and assumes new role after XEROX splits later this…

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9 things

9 #ThingsIWontApologizeFor at Work

Here is where I draw the line in the sand

Check out these 9 imperative things I absolutely will not apologize for at work no…

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JCPenney Chairman and CEO Marvin R. Ellison (Photo: Jesse Hornbuckle)

Corporate Executive of the Year: Marvin Ellison Is Penney Wise

Forget fancy. What JCPenney has now in Chairman and CEO Marvin R. Ellison is just what it needs—a humble, relatable leader who is quietly, steadily, brilliantly turning the company around

If you’ve walked into one of the more than 1,000 JCPenney stores across the U.S.…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Frank Cooper

On the Move: Former BuzzFeed Executive, Frank Cooper, Named CMO of Black Rock

Cooper lends his marketing expertise to world's largest asset manager

It has recently been announced that former Buzzfeed executive, Frank Cooper, will be CMO of…

By Safon Floyd

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Jae Scott

Image Consultant Jae Scott Connects Passion to Purpose

How image impacts profits, and how purpose attracts opportunity

Image consultant and motivational speaker Jae Scott opens up about her journey and shares advice…

By Sirita Wright

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5 Apps to Help Relieve Stress in the Workplace

Top apps for relieving stress in the workplace (in no particular order)

With all that is on their plates, it can be very stressful managing it all.…

By Mia N. Hall

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salary

The Trick to Negotiating Your Salary

Mastering the art of negotiation

Check out these helpful tips to take with you the time you’re in a position…

By Safon Floyd

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network

Here’s What To Do When You Can’t Network

Use what you have to get what you want

Check out these few tips you can use to find other ways to effectively network…

By Safon Floyd

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3 Jobs Everyone Should Have

Three types of jobs that shape your career and your humanity

In one of my first jobs, I had a boss that, in reviews, told me…

By Natasha Miller Williams

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abroad

These 9 Cool Jobs Can Take You Abroad

Your dream job may take you overseas

Check out these 9 cools jobs that could afford you the opportunity to see the…

By Safon Floyd

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Christine Villanueva

On the Move: Christine Villanueva Steps Up as New Walton Isaacson SVP, Head of Strategy

Role will build on her strengths in both multicultural and broad-based consumer insight and analytics

Find out how Christine Villanueva will be embracing her new role as Senior Vice President,…

By Safon Floyd

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millennials

Where Millennials Want to Work in 2016

Millennials rank 3M, Google, and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital as top places to work

Millennials rank 3M, Google, and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital as top places to work.

By Kandia Johnson

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job

STFU and Do Your Job

Speaking out of anger and other poorly timed communication can derail your career. How to recognize the five work situations when it's best to keep quiet.

Speaking out of anger and other poorly timed communication can derail your career. How to…

By Natasha Miller Williams

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Lessons

Priceless Lessons From One Successful Entrepreneur’s Mother

Take care of those around you

Take care of those around you.

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college admissions

3 Reasons Your Boss Should Want You to Work From Home

A look into a win-win situation

Find out why, contrary to popular yet dying belief, it may benefit both workers and…

By Safon Floyd

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More Fathers Willing to Make Career Changes for Better Work-Life Balance

Survey shows men aren't afraid to make career sacrifices for family

Survey shows more fathers are willing to make career changes than women in order to…

By Courtney Connley

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Events

Summer ’16: Enlightening Events for Young Professionals

Add these events to your summer plans

The summer season brings out some of the best events across the country. Add these…

By Kandia Johnson

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Millennial Boss

3 Strategies for Impressing Your Next Millennial Boss

Use these tips to impress your next millennial boss

According to a reports, 53.5 million people aged 18-35 make up the largest generation in…

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Sizakele Mzimela

Sizakele Mzimela Takes First Black Woman-Owned Airline International

CEO of South African airline continues to break ground

South Africa just made history, and every black woman proud, with its first female-owned airline,…

By Safon Floyd

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How To

India

#TechieTips: 4 Things to Consider When Working With Remote Developers in India

India is one of the top countries where startups and other businesses look for talent…

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resolutions

How to Keep Your Healthy New Year’s Resolutions Going Strong

For millions of people, the new year is also starting with new year resolutions around…

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